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Fried, Kate, 1863-1954


Kate Fried was born in Ungvar, Hungary in 1863 and died in Denver, Colorado on June 27, 1954. She and her husband Bela Fried operated the Fried's Frame Factory until his death in 1900. Kate Fried and her brother-in-law Eugene Fried, opened the Fried's Art and Gift Shop in 1903. (The information is from JewishGen Burial Records and a newspaper article dated October 23, 1983.)

Found in 7 Collections and/or Records:

Business Records and Newspaper Clippings, between 1920-1983

Identifier: B150.05.0001.0002
Overview This folder contains business cards, advertisements, financial records and newspaper clippings of Fried's Art and Gift Shop.

Fried Family Papers

Identifier: B150

For over 85 years, the Fried family in Denver, Colorado owned the Fried's Art & Gift Shop. It was operated by Bela and Kate Fried's daughters Mary Fried, Bertha Fried Kleiner, and Sally Fried. This collection contains the correspondence, legal documents, personal materials of the Fried family, Fried's Art & Gift Shop records, and an embroidered woman's pump that belonged to Sally Fried.

Fried Family Portrait, circa 1900

Identifier: B063.05.0005.00031
Overview Members of the Fried family stand in front of the Fried's Picture Frame Factory in Denver, Colorado. Kate, Bela and Eugene Fried are standing behind an iron fence while Bela and Kate's daughters, Bertha, Mary and Sally are in front of the fence. A large sign reads, ''Fried's Picture Frame Factory, Frames Made to Order, 4 cents a foot and up, Come In and See Our Stock''.

Kate Fried, 1892

Identifier: B063.08.0008.00067
Overview Studio portrait of Kate Fried.

Katie Fried, between 1900-1920

Identifier: B063.08.0008.00069
Overview Portrait of Katie Fried seated in an easy chair in a living room.

Katie Fried, between 1940-1954

Identifier: B063.08.0008.00071
Overview Katie Fried, founder of Fried's Gift Shop, stands outside in the forest.

Katie Fried with Daughter Bertha in Manitou Springs, Colorado, circa 1905

Identifier: B063.05.0038.00081
Overview Katie Fried with her daughter Bertha in Manitou Springs, Colorado riding donkeys.