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Flax, Sam, 1887-1979

 Person

born January 5, 1887, died in Denver October 21, 1979, M. Bertha J. Flax

Found in 4 Collections and/or Records:

Oral History Interview with Sam Flax, 1976 November 3

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Identifier: B098.01.0001.00005
Overview "Sam Flax recounts his early years of growing up in Russia, then later moving to the United States, first to New York City and then to Colorado. He details the jobs he held in New York and later in Cripple Creek and Victor, Colo. He describes his experiences of raising a family in Denver and his real estate ventures.Sam Flax was born in Russia in 1887 and spent his early years there before immigrating to the United States. He lived in New York and later moved to Colorado, spending...
Dates: 1976 November 3

Sam and Bertha Flax and Their Sons, circa 1915

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Identifier: B063.05.0013.00015
Overview East European Jewish immigrants Sam and Bertha Flax stand in front of a building. Sam Flax holds their baby son Leo as Bertha rests her hand on their older son Isidor's shoulder as he stands in front of them.
Dates: circa 1915

Small Town Jews: Creating Colorado Communities, 2014

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Identifier: B230.03.0023.00013
Overview Brief biographies of Jewish men and women who grew up in small communities in Colorado. Contains historical photographs and interviews with people describing their childhoods.
Dates: 2014

Wedding Portrait of Sam and Bertha Flax, circa 1909

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Identifier: B063.05.0013.00012
Overview Sam Flax wears a three-piece suit, tie and gold watch. Bertha Flax wears a white gown and gold pin.
Dates: circa 1909