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Shwayder, Isaac, 1855-1916

 Person

Found in 3 Collections and/or Records:

Photograph of Isaac Shwayder, 1880

 Item
Identifier: B101.01.0001.0003.00001
Scope and Contents From the File: Contains a cd, two original photographs, and photo prints of the Shwayder family.

Small Town Jews: Creating Colorado Communities, 2014

 Item
Identifier: B230.03.0023.00013
Overview Brief biographies of Jewish men and women who grew up in small communities in Colorado. Contains historical photographs and interviews with people describing their childhoods.

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...