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Mizel Museum



Jewish history museum in downtown Denver, Colorado.

Found in 10 Collections and/or Records:

Artists - "Discovering Denver Jewish Artists" , 1992 December 20-1993 February 28

Identifier: B111.01.0001.0007

Booklet concerning Denver's Jewish artists and history, including: Haim David Spivak (1893-1932), Marianne Pisko Hausmann (1880-1969), Eunice Katz (1914-1994), Ruth Sherbok (1916-2006), Mary Cane Robinson (1910-1992), William Sanderson (1905-1990), Roland Detre (1903-1995), Mel Silverman (1931-1966), Greta Hilb (1904-1998), Irene Stein (1894-2000), and Elizabeth Yanish Shwayder.

Dates: 1992 December 20-1993 February 28

Babi Yar Park Records

Identifier: B110

Babi Yar Park in Denver, Colorado was dedicated on October 2, 1983 to memorialize the September 1941 massacre of the Jews that remained in the Ukrainian city of Kiev, at a ravine called Babi Yar. The Babi Yar Park Foundation was formed under the leadership of Helen Ginsburg. Collection contains minutes, administrative papers, correspondence, reports, scrapbooks, news clippings, photos, public relations materials and architectural drawings from the Babi Yar Park between 1969-2015.

Dates: 1969-2015

Box 1: PR Notebook and Exhibit Catalog, 1992 - 2014

 File — Box B408.01.0001: Series B408.01 [Barcode: U186023257294]
Identifier: B408.01.0001

Contains three ring notebook with flyers and brochures of events and programs. Also contains exhibit catalog for "Discovering Denver Jewish Artists."

Dates: 1992 - 2014

Denver Police Museum Materials, 2023

 File — Box B311.03.0003: Series B311.03 [Barcode: U186023293389]
Identifier: B311.03.0003

Box contains a framed certificate recognizing George Klein, dedication event flier, and Denver Police Museum coin.

Dates: 2023

From Haven to Home Exhibit, 2007-2008

Identifier: B230.02.0007.0023

File folder contains correspondence, flyers, and a DVD with photos taken at the "From Haven to Home: 350 Years of Jewish Life in America" exhibit on display at DPL. Exhibit was installed and on display at both the Anderson Academic Commons at the University of Denver and the Denver Public Library.

Dates: 2007-2008

History of Babi Yar Park and Recent Improvements, 2010-2015

Identifier: B110.01.0009.0026

History of the first 43 years of Babi Yar Park, the Spring/Summer 2010 issue of the Mizel Museum Newsletter and a copy of "Star Witness" article from the July 2015 issue of Landscape Architecture Magazine along with email correspondence between Alan Gross and people wishing to build a memorial in Kiev.

Dates: 2010-2015

Material Culture, 2023

Identifier: B311.03
Scope and Contents From the Collection:

The collection contains digital copies of a portrait photograph of George G. Klein, two photographs of grave, and newspaper articles about the murder of police detective George Klein in 1919.

Dates: 2023

Miscellaneous Publications, 1995-2015

Identifier: B410.04.0002.0010

Micellaneous publications including "Journal of Spanish, Portuguese, and Italian Crypto Jews, Volume 7, Summer 2015." Mizel Museum exhibit catalog.

Dates: 1995-2015

Mizel Museum Records

Identifier: B408
Abstract The Mizel Museum, an educational, nonprofit organization, is Denver’s only museum that addresses today’s social justice issues through the lens of Jewish history and values. We encourage people of all ages and backgrounds to celebrate diversity and equality and to combat discrimination and hatred. Our programs, events and exhibits address these and other social issues and encourage positive change in our communities.The Mizel Museum is Denver's Jewish museum, offering exhibit tours, cultural...
Dates: Other: 1994-2015

Selma to Montgomery Civil Rights March, 2010

Identifier: B400.03.0001.0016

Contains a DVD with Mizel Museum, Community Narrative featuring Sheldon Steinhauser speaking about his life and the thirid civil rights march from Selma to Montgomery, Alabama, led by Martin Luther King, Jr., on March 21, 1965. DVD is 29 minutes long.

Dates: 2010

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Collection 2
Denver (Colo.) 5
Museums 3
Architects 2
Awards 2
Correspondence 2