Rude, Isadore, 1875-1941
Isadore Rude was a tailor and philanthropist in Denver, Colorado. Rude was born in Belgium in 1875. He donated money to purchase Rude Park as well as contributing funds to build or purchase buildings for Zera Israel Synagogue, Beth Israel Hospital, BMH Synagogue, B'nai B'rith, and JCRS.
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Abstract Sam Bloomfield had a fish market in Bloomfield Park (now Rude Park) that catered to the Orthodox Jews in the West Colfax area. In the early 1920s, philanthropists Isadore Rude, Leopold Guldman, and Mary Reed bought the land and deeded it to the City and County of Denver. The collection contains a scrapbook with articles about a Mesa county scandel involving murder and fish, Sam Bloomfield and his fish market, the West Side neighborhood, and various groups that met at the Park. The scrapbook...
Dates: Other: 1901-1922