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Levitt, Yetta Prezant, 1881-1955


Yetta Prezant Levitt was born in Russia August 15, 1881 and died in Colorado February 2, 1955. She came to the United States in 1906 and married Isadore Levitt. (Information from family tree, photographs, and genealogical records.)

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Isadore and Yetta Prezant Levitt 50th Wedding Anniversary, circa 1948

Identifier: B315.01.00003
Overview Isadore (Shea) and Yetta Prezant Levitt are standing inside the Congregation Zera Abraham synagogue in a full-length portrait. Yetta Levitt is wearing a dress with a corsage and Isadore Levitt is wearing a suit and hat with a boutonnière. They came from Russia in the early 1900s and settled in the Eastern European Jewish neighborhood around West Colfax Avenue in Denver, Colorado. The Zera Abraham synagogue, at 1560 Julian street, was founded in 1887 by former colonists in Cotopaxi, Colorado.
Dates: circa 1948