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Robinson, Samuel, 1900-1982

 Person

Samuel Robinson was born April 19, 1900 and died in Denver in October, 1982. Sam Robinson was responsible for the transformation of the Robinson Farm Climax Dairy into the Gold Seal Dairy, which later became Robinson Dairy. His mother Etta Miller Robinson died when he was born.

Found in 8 Collections and/or Records:

Box 1, 1910-2012

 File — Box: B289.01.0001
Identifier: B289.01.0001
Overview Louis Robinson came from Eastern Europe with his wife Etta and their children in the 1890s. He founded the Climax Dairy in 1895 in Denver, Colorado. He also donated land and was on the Board of the Jewish Consumptives' Relief Society. His sons Hyman and Morris took over the dairy and Hyman married Etta Miller. Etta Robinson died in 1900 when their son Samuel was born. After the depression World War II, Sam Robinson started the Robinson Dairy. Sam Robinson and his wife Helen Stone had two sons,...

Fannie E. Lorber Breaking Ground at the Denver Sheltering Home for Jewish Children, 29 April 1937

 Item
Identifier: B063.03.0011.00004
Overview Mrs. Fannie E. Lorber was one of the founders of the Denver Sheltering Home, which opened in 1908. She is shoveling dirt for a groundbreaking of the Lorber Building, with many men and women looking on. From right to left is Arthur J. Kirschstein, Sam Robinson, Tillye Levy, William Cohen, David Harem, Fannie Lorber with shovel, and Sam Grimes. The Sheltering Home began as a home for the children of tubercular patients who came to the sanitoriums in Denver, Colo.

Louis Robinson and Grandchildren, between 1908 and 1914

 Item
Identifier: B063.05.0005.00026
Overview Louis Robinson sits on a chair, flanked by his wife Etta, and grandchildren. The grandchildren, from left to right, are Sarah Davine, Dorothy Atler, Yvette Chutlow, Vera Miller, Sam Robinson, and Flora Robbins. Louis Robinson established the first Robinson dairy farm in 1885. He was also a founder of the Jewish Consumptives' Relief Society.

Oral History Interview with Sam Robinson, 1979 August 13

 Item
Identifier: B098.10.0009.00003
Overview Topics covered: Brief family history, from Robinson farming family; grew up around the home, both parents and grandfather helped the home; came on board in 1934; name changes- Denver Sheltering Home, National Home for Jewish Children, National Asthma Center; functions, activities and anecdotes related to home.

Photographs, between 1910 and 2010

 File
Identifier: B289.01.0001.0002
Scope and Contents Contains photocopy of Louis Robinson image; printed copy of photograph of Louis Robinson, his wife Etta, and his grandchildren, and a color photograph of Dick and Eddie Robinson.

Robinson Family Papers

 Collection
Identifier: B289
Overview Louis Robinson came from Eastern Europe with his wife Etta and their children in the 1890s. He founded the Climax Dairy in the 1895 in Denver, Colorado. He also donated land and was on the Board of the Jewish Consumptives' Relief Society. His sons Hyman and Morris took over the dairy and Hyman married Etta Miller. Etta Robinson died in 1900 when their son Samuel was born. After the depression World War II, Sam Robinson started the Robinson Dairy. Sam Robison and his wife Helen Stone had two...

Robinson Film Collection

 Collection
Identifier: B229
Overview Louis Robinson came from Eastern Europe with his wife Etta and their children in the 1890s. He founded the Climax Dairy in the 1895 in Denver, Colorado. He also donated land and was on the Board of the Jewish Consumptives' Relief Society. His sons Hyman and Morris took over the dairy and Hyman married Etta Miller. Etta Robinson died in 1900 when their son Samuel was born. After the depression World War II, Sam Robinson started the Robinson Dairy. Sam Robison and his wife Helen Stone had two...

Sam Robinson, 1981 May 17

 Item
Identifier: B063.08.0047.00030
Overview Studio portrait of Sam Robinson wearing a polka dot tie and thick rimmed glasses.