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Congregation Shearith Israel (Denver, Colo.)

 Organization

Congregation Shearith Israel was organized in 1887 and met for services at 14th and Blake, Denver, Colorado. In 1903, Shearith Israel moved to 10th and Lawrence into a building built in 1876 and consecrated as Emmanuel Episcopalian Chapel in September 1877. Shearith Israel was informally known as the Tenth Street Shul. Congregation Shearith Israel disbanded in 1958. __ __ __Shearith Israel (Jeanne E. Abrams, Images of America: Jewish Denver, 1859-1940 (Charleston: Arcadia, 2007), 69.) Phil Goodstein, Exploring Jewish Colorado (Denver: Rocky Mountain Jewish historical Society, Center for Judaic Studies, University of Denver, 1992), 15-16. Emmanuel Gallery. ''History of the Gallery.'' Last modified August 26, 2009. http://www.emmanuelgallery.org/history.htm. Emmanual Shearith Israel Chapel (History Colorado. ''Denver City & County (D-E).'' http://www.historycolorado.org/oahp/denver-city-county-d-e.) Emmanual Shearith Israel Chapel (National Register of Historic Places. ''Colorado - Denver County.'' http://www.nationalregisterofhistoricplaces.com/co/Denver/state3.html.) Jeanne E. Abrams, Historic Jewish Denver (Denver: Rocky Mountain Jewish historical Society, Center for Judaic Studies, University of Denver, 1982), 8.

Found in 52 Collections and/or Records:

Irene Stein Art Exhibit, 1979 June

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Identifier: B063.02.0018.00032
Abstract An unidentified woman poses for a picture while other unidentified men and women look on at Irene Stein's art exhibit in Emmanuel Gallery, formerly Shearith Israel.
Dates: 1979 June

Irene Stein Art Exhibit, 1979 June

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Identifier: B063.02.0018.00033
Abstract Several unidentified men and women at Irene Stein's art exhibit in Emmanuel Gallery, formerly Shearith Israel.
Dates: 1979 June

Irene Stein Art Exhibit, 1979 June

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Identifier: B063.02.0018.00034
Abstract Left to right: Jack Schaffer, Irene Miller Stein, and an unidentified woman speak at Irene Stein's art exhibit in Emmanuel Gallery, formerly Shearith Israel.
Dates: 1979 June

Irene Stein Art Exhibit, 1979 June

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Identifier: B063.02.0018.00035
Abstract Charles and Faye Schayer stand on the sidewalk outside Irene Stein's art exhibit in Emmanuel Gallery, formerly Shearith Israel.
Dates: 1979 June

Irene Stein Art Exhibit, 1979 June

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Identifier: B063.02.0018.00036
Abstract Two unidentified women at Irene Stein's art exhibit in Emmanuel Gallery, formerly Shearith Israel.
Dates: 1979 June

Irene Stein Art Exhibit, 1979 June

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Identifier: B063.02.0018.00037
Abstract Belle Marcus at Irene Stein's art exhibit in Emmanuel Gallery, formerly Shearith Israel.
Dates: 1979 June

Irene Stein Art Exhibit, 1979 June

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Identifier: B063.06.0022.00030
Abstract Exterior view of Emmanuel Gallery, formerly Shearith Israel, during an art exhibit for Irene Stein.
Dates: 1979 June

Lazarus Wandel's Card

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Identifier: B139.02.00001
Abstract Congregation Shearith Israel (10th Street Shul) digital copy of framed document. The document is a business card for Mr. L. (Lazarus) Wandel, president of Congregation Shearith Israel, then located at 1433 Eleventh Street in Denver.
Dates: 1900-1979

Moe Katz on Atwood Colony and Various Synagogues, 1979 May 20

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Identifier: B098.01.0003.00045
Abstract Moe Kattz is interviewed on the Atwood Colony, 10th Street Shul (Shearith Israel), living on 11th Street, the Marion Street Shul (Oheb Zadek) and Beth HaMedrosh Hagodol.
Dates: 1979 May 20

Oral History Interview with Harry Shwartz, 1981 July 15

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Identifier: B098.13.0010.00005
Abstract Topics include Harry's experiences in the Army during World War I and serving with General Maurice Rose; how Henry came to Denver, opportunity school, the 10th Street Shul and Beginnings and activities at Rodef Shalom.
Dates: 1981 July 15