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Anfenger, Louis, 1842-1900

 Person

Married to Louise Schlesinger Anfenger.

Found in 47 Collections and/or Records:

Anfenger Family Diaries and Material Culture

 Collection
Identifier: B106
Overview Louis Anfenger was typical of the young Jewish men who migrated to the Colorado Territory in the state's formative years. Born in Bavaria, Anfenger came to the United States in the 1850s and moved to Denver in 1870 to seek his fortune. He became a highly successful businessman in the area of real estate as well as a member of the Denver Chamber of Commerce and was later elected to the state legislature in the 1880s. He was a founder of Congregation Emanuel, Denver B'nai B'rith, and National...
Dates: Other: 1861-1989

Anfenger Home in Denver, Colorado, 1980-2000

 Item
Identifier: B063.02.0002.00027
Overview Exterior of the Louis Anfenger family home located at 2900 Champa Street in Denver, Colorado. The home was built in 1884.
Dates: 1980-2000

Anfenger House at 2024 Champa Street, circa 1906

 Item
Identifier: B091.01.0002.00001.00018
Overview A front view of the house, fence and gate, at 2024 Champa Street in Denver, Colorado. The brick house has a door and two windows in the front of the house. Milton Anfenger, the eldest son of Louis and Louise Anfenger, was born in this house in 1874. The original address may have been 536 Champa Street. The photograph is on page 155 of Milton Anfenger's scrapbook. It is said that Congregation Emanuel in Denver, Colorado was founded at the bris or circumcision ceremony of Milton Anfenger. Milton...
Dates: circa 1906

Beck Archives Clippings File Collection

 Collection
Identifier: B113
Overview Intentionaly created collection to keep newspaper clippings about Jews in the west. Some of the people and organizations are also in other collections. The articles contain miscellaneous clippings and articles about Jews in the Rocky Mountain west, primarily from the Rocky Mountain News, the Intermountain Jewish News (IJN) and the Denver Post. Some of the articles are from a column, "Out of the Past," written by Mike Zelinger that appeared in the IJN. Also included is the Century Edition of the...
Dates: 1913-2013

Blazing the Trail: An Early History of Denver’s Jewish Community, 2009

 Item
Identifier: B230.03.0023.00007
Overview Brief description of several early Jewish leaders of commerce, philanthropy, religion, and community as well as several Jewish lawyers, doctors, merchants, and politicians in Colorado.
Dates: 2009

Bound Meeting Minutes Volume I, 1872-1879

 Item
Identifier: B009.01.0036.00001
Overview Bound Volume I of meeting minutes from the Independent Order of B'nai B'rith, Lodge 171, Denver, Colorado. Minutes are from regular and special meetings and include nominations and elections for officers, trustees, and lecture master; appointments of committees; petitions for membership, new member inductions, and degree appointments; financial information; member issues such as travel, illness, or death; philanthropy; communications from other B'nai B'rith lodges; updates of by laws and lodge...
Dates: 1872-1879

Bound Meeting Minutes Volume III, 1887-1896

 Item
Identifier: B009.01.0038.00001
Overview Bound Volume I of meeting minutes from the Independent Order of B'nai B'rith, Lodge 171, Denver, Colorado. Minutes are from regular and special meetings and include nominations and elections for officers, trustees, and lecture master; appointments of committees; petitions for membership, new member inductions, and degree appointments; financial information; member issues such as travel, illness, or death; philanthropy; communications from other B'nai B'rith lodges; updates of by laws and lodge...
Dates: 1887-1896

Box 1, between 1935-1990

 File — Box: B339.01.0001
Identifier: B339.01.0001
Overview This box contains Louann Rosenbaum Miller wedding photos (one in frame) from December 14, 1952; BMH confirmation photo; Photo of foreign exchange student Lilo; photos of Miller family; Myron Miller class photos. The box also contains the law license for Myron Marshall Miller (series 2).
Dates: between 1935-1990

Box 10, circa 1920

 File — Box: B106.01.0010
Identifier: B106.01.0010
Overview Anfenger family damask place mat and tablerunner.
Dates: circa 1920

Box 11, 1850-1950

 File — Box: B106.01.0011
Identifier: B106.01.0011
Overview Anfenger family menorah
Dates: 1850-1950