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Berry, Hannah Shwayder, 1895-1986


Found in 29 Collections and/or Records:

Morris and Harry Berry Delivering Groceries in the 1913 Blizzard, 1913

Identifier: B063.01.0017.00018
Overview Morris and Harry Berry deliver groceries by horse-drawn sled during the 1913 blizzard in Denver, Colorado. Morris Berry later married Hannah Shwayder.
Dates: 1913

Oral History Interview with Hannah Shwayder Berry, 1981 March 1

Identifier: B098.01.0004.00084
Overview Major subjects covered in the interview include the Shwayder and Kobey (originally Kobersky) families, immigrating to Colorado from Poland, Hannah Shwayder Berry’s grandmother Miriam "Mary" Kobey (a Denver midwife nicknamed the “Angel of Mercy”) and refers to book “The Tale of the Little Trunk”; a copy of the book can be found in the Beck Archives.
Dates: 1981 March 1

Picnic at Dome Rock, 1906 August 5

Identifier: B063.05.0021.00082
Overview Left to right Hilda Benesch, Florence Shwayder, Leba Shwayder, Hannah Shwayder, and Mrs. Benesch pose together during a picnic at Dome Rock.
Dates: 1906 August 5

Shwayder Family Papers and Samsonite Corporation Records

Identifier: B245
Overview The Shwayder family of Denver, Colorado, is best known for the luggage company Samsonite Corporation, which the family founded and operated. Isaac and Rachel Shwayder had migrated from Manchester, England to Colorado in 1881 and eventually settled in Denver. In 1910 their son, Jesse Shwayder, opened a small luggage factory in Denver with his father along with his brothers Mark, Maurice, Benjamin, and Solomon Shwayder. The company started as Shwayder Trunk Manufacturing Company, was later...
Dates: 1896-2002

Shwayder Siblings, circa 1900

Identifier: B063.05.0021.00074
Overview Siblings Florence Shwayder Krohn, Hannah Shwayder Berry, Maurice Shwayder, and Gertrude Shwayder Breetwor as small children in a yard. They were the younger children of Isaac and Rachel Shwayder.
Dates: circa 1900

Shwayder Siblings, 1900 October 28

Identifier: B063.05.0021.00075
Overview Formal studio portrait of siblings Maurice Shwayder, Hannah Shwayder Berry, and Ben Shwayder. They were the younger children of Isaac and Rachel Shwayder.
Dates: 1900 October 28

Shwayder Siblings at Bear Creek Canyon, Colorado, 1910

Identifier: B063.05.0021.00072
Overview Siblings Florence Shwayder Krohn, Mark Shwayder, Hannah Shwayder Berry, and Gertrude Shwayder Breetwor and Lena Feldmen Shwayder (Mark's wife) stand in a creek at the Bear Creek Canyon picnic grounds.
Dates: 1910

Shwayder Sisters, between 1920-1929

Identifier: B063.05.0021.00076
Overview Three of the Shwayder sister, Liebe Shwayder Clamage, Gertrude Shwayder Breetwor, and Hannah Shwayder Berry, pose together outside a home at 164 So. Humboldt in Denver, Colorado. They were the daughters of Isaac and Rachel Shwayder.
Dates: between 1920-1929

Sisters Gertrude Shwayder Breetwor and Hannah Shwayder Berry, 1928

Identifier: B063.05.0021.00073
Overview Sisters Gertrude Shwayder Breetwor and Hannah Shwayder Berry pose together outside a home.
Dates: 1928