Klein, George G., 1885-1919
b. 1885 September 4, d. 1919 August 29. George Klein (originally Kleinberg) was born in New York to Russian born parents. His father, Hymen Kleinberg, came to Denver because he had TB and was admitted to JCRS in 1918. George moved to Denver because of his father, Bringing along his wife Rosa and two sons Harold and Marvin. George was a Denver police detective who was gunned down in the doorway of his home. Buried in Rose Hill Cemetery.
Found in 7 Collections and/or Records:
Overview The collection contains digital copies of a portrait photograph of George G. Klein, two photographs of grave, and newspaper articles about the murder of police detective George Klein in 1919.
Dates: circa 1919; 2010
Overview Application for admittance to JCRS filled out by hand in ink for Harry Feldman. Information on the form includes his age, birth place, occupation, residence, marital status, children's ages, nearest relatives, and signed by Harry Feldman. At the bottom of the page under "Recommendation," are two names and addresses. Samuel Miller, 1378 King St., and George G. Klein, 411 25th St. The back of the form has section entitled "Report of Medical Examiner," which is dated "July 10 1908" in ink and is...
Dates: 1908 July 6
Overview Typed letter from C.D. Spivak in Denver, Colorado, to Mr. Geo. G. Klein in Denver, Colorado, informing him that they have invited Mr. Harry Miller to the Sanitorium of the Jewish Consumptives' Relief Society, where everything possible will be done for him. Letter is unsigned but "Secretary" is typed at the bottom.
Dates: 1908 August 22
Overview Rose Stuhlbarg details Jewish life on the West Side of Denver, Colo. She also talks about her parents who emigrated from Russia. Her father practiced folk-medicine and her mother was a midwife. She mentions the Yiddish theater in Denver. She discusses her life after her first husband died, and the Depression years in Denver. Her first husband was murdered while on the Denver Police Force in 1919.
Dates: 1978 August 6