Skip to main content

Kaplan family



Found in 3 Collections and/or Records:

Framed Photograh of Adelle Trauke Kaplan, circa 1890

Identifier: B188.01.0001.00001

A gold tone photograph of Adele Tranke Kaplan mounted with an oval mat in a rectangle frame. It has a metal loop at top edge for hanging. Belonged to the Kaplan family.

Dates: circa 1890

Kaplan Family Religious Objects and Photograph

Identifier: B188

The Kaplan family came from Memphis, Tennessee to Denver, Colorado. Gerson and his wife Adelle Trauke Kaplan were the parents of Belle N., Dora G., and Sallie Kaplan who were born in Memphis and died in Denver, Colorado. Collection contains a photograph, memorial books and ephemera related to the Kaplan Family from 1880-1981.

Dates: Other: 1880-1981

Yahrzeit (Remembrance) Lamp, circa 1950

Identifier: B188.01.0001.00002

A bronze colored electrical lamp base. Remembrance lamps are designed to keep a Yahrzeit light burning on the day of Yahrzeit (''Time of Year'' in Yiddish). This day observes the anniversary of the death of a parent and other relatives for whom the rites of mourning are carried out. The base is inscribed: ''In Loving Memory''.

Dates: circa 1950

Additional filters:

Archival Object 2
Collection 1
Ceremonial Objects 2
Colorado 2
Yahrzeit 2
Ceremonies 1
Death 1