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Shwayder Family

 Family

Found in 12 Collections and/or Records:

Ted and Jessie Shwayder Harsham Photograph Collection

 Collection
Identifier: B101
Overview Jessie Shwayder Harsham (named after her grandfather) is a descendant of the Shwayder family, one of the first Jewish families to settle in Colorado. The first member of the extended family, Abraham Rittmaster, arrived in Colorado in the early 1860s and encouraged other family members, including the Rachofskys, Kobeys, and Shwayders to join him in his successful dry goods enterprise in Central City, Colorado. Some family members migrated to other communities in the state, and the Kobeys...
Dates: 1880-2006

The Denver Clarion, vol. 81, issue 28, 1976 October 22

 Item
Identifier: clarion_v081i28_19761022
Overview Faculty, Students Addressed at University Convocation. US Candidates Unsatisfactory – Soviet Officials Irritated. New Art School - $1.7 Million Given to DU by Shwayders.
Dates: 1976 October 22