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Schayer, Ricka Saft (Fredricka), 1847-1921


b. 1847 Germany, d. 1921 Denver, Colorado, wife of Charles M. Schayer.

Found in 5 Collections and/or Records:

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

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

Fredrika Schayer and Granddaughter Helen Schayer, circa 1915

Identifier: B063.05.0038.00041
Overview Ricka Schayer and her granddaughter Helen Schayer stand together leaning against a flag pole.
Dates: circa 1915

Growing up in Early Colorado: The Lives of Jewish Children, 1860-1940, 2012

Identifier: B230.03.0023.00010
Overview Brief biographies of Jewish men and women who grew up in Jewish communities in Colorado. Contains historical photographs and interviews with people describing their childhoods.
Dates: 2012

Ricka Saft Schayer, circa 1865

Identifier: B063.08.0016.00017
Overview Ricka (Fredricka) Saft Schayer, wife of Charles M. Schayer, posed for a formal portrait.
Dates: circa 1865

Schayer Family Papers

Identifier: B239
Overview Milton M. Schayer was born in Denver, Colorado, in 1876 to German-Jewish parents and died in Denver in 1935. In 1920 he founded the Bankers Building and Loan Association, and served as its first president and treasurer. His son Charles Milton Schayer, born in 1913, married Faye Greenberg in 1941. Milton M. Schayer was active in many civic and religious organizations. He was director of the Denver Chamber of Commerce, which designated him Denver’s “most valuable citizen” in 1925. He...
Dates: 1879-2009