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University of Denver. Center for Judaic Studies. Ira M. Beck Memorial Archives (Beck Archives)

 Organization

Found in 73 Collections and/or Records:

Beck Archives Biographical Materials Collection

 Collection
Identifier: B111
Overview

This collection contains biographical materials associated with prominent Colorado Jewish individuals or families and, in a few cases, groups of Jewish Coloradoans. Materials include newspaper clippings, obituaries, correspondence, photocopies of legal documents, books, magazines, and essays.

Dates: Coverage: 1836-2017

Beck Archives Businesses Collection

 Collection
Identifier: B112
Overview

The Businesses Collection reflects the diverse role Jews played in the economic growth of the American West, particularly within Colorado. It includes a paper on Jewish businesses and articles and documents from and about a variety of businesses, dating from 1890 to 2007.

Dates: Coverage: 1861-2015; Majority of material found in 1920-1985

Beck Archives Clippings File Collection

 Collection
Identifier: B113
Overview Intentionaly created collection to keep newspaper clippings about Jews in the west. Some of the people and organizations are also in other collections. The articles contain miscellaneous clippings and articles about Jews in the Rocky Mountain west, primarily from the Rocky Mountain News, the Intermountain Jewish News (IJN) and the Denver Post. Some of the articles are from a column, "Out of the Past," written by Mike Zelinger that appeared in the IJN. Also included is the Century Edition of the...
Dates: 1913-2013

Beck Archives Communities Collection

 Collection
Identifier: B114
Overview

The collection contains materials intentionally assembled by Beck Archives that are associated with Jewish communities in the western United States and Mexico. The bulk of the material is related to various towns in Colorado.

Dates: 1882-2015

Beck Archives Congregations Collection

 Collection
Identifier: B115
Overview This collection contains materials intentionally assembled by Beck Archives. Materials relate to past and present Jewish congregations, which were or still are located in Denver, Colorado, or the western United States. Materials are originals or copies of items dating from 1906-2004, including receipts, correspondence, newspaper clippings, newsletters, member and founder lists, event programs, invitations, legal documents, interview transcripts, brochures, slichos, Hebrew Bibles, and...
Dates: c. 1800-2015

Beck Archives Dedication, 1994 January 30

 Item
Identifier: B063.07.0061.00001
Overview Boxes from Beck Archive stacked on manual shelving in Penrose Library during the Beck Archives Dedication.
Dates: 1994 January 30

Beck Archives Dedication, 1994 January 30

 Item
Identifier: B063.07.0061.00002
Overview Jeanne Abrams, Peryle Hayutin Beck, and an unidentified man stand between shelves of boxes from Beck Archive in Penrose Library during the Beck Archives Dedication.
Dates: 1994 January 30

Beck Archives Dedication, 1994 January 30

 Item
Identifier: B063.07.0061.00003
Overview Yocheved Abrams, daughter of Jeanne Abrams, stands beside a table of food in Penrose Library during the Beck Archives Dedication.
Dates: 1994 January 30

Beck Archives Dedication, 1994 January 30

 Item
Identifier: B063.07.0061.00004
Overview Yocheved Abrams, daughter of Jeanne Abrams, and Gen Kramer stand beside a table of food in Penrose Library during the Beck Archives Dedication.
Dates: 1994 January 30

Beck Archives Dedication, 1994 January 30

 Item
Identifier: B063.07.0061.00005
Overview Table of food in Penrose Library during the Beck Archives Dedication.
Dates: 1994 January 30