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University of Denver. Institute for Islamic-Judaic Studies

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Found in 45 Collections and/or Records:

A Pioneering Legacy: An Early History of the Jews of Colorado, 1987

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Identifier: B230.03.0012.00004
Overview Brief biographies of Jewish pioneers and histories of Jewish influence in Colorado. Contains historical photographs and interviews with descendents of Jewish pioneers.

Blazing the Trail: An Early History of Denver’s Jewish Community, 2009

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Identifier: B230.03.0023.00007
Overview Brief description of several early Jewish leaders of commerce, philanthropy, religion, and community as well as several Jewish lawyers, doctors, merchants, and politicians in Colorado.

Citizens of the State: Colorado's Early Jewish Politicians, 1859-1940, 2007

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Identifier: B230.03.0023.00006
Overview This film examines the pivotal role early Colorado Jewish citizens played in the state's political life. Despite their distinction as a religious minority, pioneer Jews in communities throughout Colorado were viewed as a positive and stablitizing influence who upheld morality and order in the new settlements. Virtually every town in Colorado had a Jewish mayor by the turn of the nineteenth century, including Denver, Central City, and Fairplay. Includes brief biographies of Jewish men and women...

Civilizing the West: Early Colorado Jews in the Arts, 1865-1950, 2011

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Identifier: B230.03.0023.00009
Overview Brief biographies of Jewish artists, musicians, composers, and conductors in Colorado. Jewish influence on arts in Colorado.

Elie Wiesel Tribute Dinner, 1987 June 08

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Identifier: B063.04.0020.00065
Overview Several unidentified individuals dressed for a dinner at the Elie Wiesel Tribute Dinner reception.

Elie Wiesel Tribute Dinner, 1987 June 08

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Identifier: B063.04.0020.00066
Overview Four unidentified couples dressed up for the Elie Wiesel Tribute Dinner make their way down an escalator.

Elie Wiesel Tribute Dinner, 1987 June 08

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Identifier: B063.04.0020.00067
Overview Left to right Dr. Emil Hecht and Dr. Elie Wiesel sit at the head table at the Elie Wiesel Tribute Dinner hosted by the Center for Judaic Studies at the University of Denver.

Elie Wiesel Tribute Dinner, 1987 June 08

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Identifier: B063.04.0020.00068
Overview Left to right Rabbi Stanley Wagner, Mrs. Renee Rabinowitz, and two unidentified men at the head table at the Elie Wiesel Tribute Dinner hosted by the Center for Judaic Studies at the University of Denver.

Elie Wiesel Tribute Dinner, 1987 June 08

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Identifier: B063.04.0020.00069
Overview Unidentified staff set up a ballroom for the Elie Wiesel Tribute Dinner hosted by the Center for Judaic Studies at the University of Denver.

Elie Wiesel Tribute Dinner, 1987 June 08

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Identifier: B063.04.0020.00070
Overview Several unidentified individuals dressed up for the Elie Wiesel Tribute Dinner hosted by the Center for Judaic Studies at the University of Denver.