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Friedman, William S., Rabbi, 1868-1944

 Person

Rabbi of Temple Emanuel, Denver, Colo. 1889-1939. His A few thoughts on Creation, 1889: OCLC record 173020708 (hdg. Friedman, William S.) HUC catalog record vtls000263710 (hdg Friedman, William S.; thesis is missing) His Modern methods of fighting tuberculosis, 1905: OCLC record 14688314 (usage William S. Friedman; hdg; Friedman, William S.) His Papers, 1880-1939: OCLC record 13488672 (prov. Rabbi William S. Friedman; hdg. Friedman, William S.) Distinguish from: Friedman, W.S. Ohio family law procedures for legal assistants and legal secretaries, 1988: OCLC record 25558542 (usg. William S. Friedman) Breck, A.duP. Cent. hist. Jews Colo., 1960: p. 84 (William Sterne Friedman b. Chicago, Ill. Oct. 24, 1868, attended Univ. of Cincinnatui and Hebrew Union College; at age 21 elected Rabbi, Temple Emanuel in 1889) Goodstein, P. Exploring Jewish Colo., 1992: p. 39 (Rabbi William S. Friedman assumed leadership in 1889 as a 21-year old graduate of Hebrew Union College of Cincinnati, retired 1939, died in California 1944, buried Emanuel Cemetery, Denver, Colo.) Wood, R.E. Here lies Colo., 2005: p. 147 (William Sterne Friedman, 1868-1944; William S. Friedman, Rabbi of Congregation Emanuel 1889-1938, degree from Univ. of Cincinnati, rabbinical degree from Hebrew Union College, 1889); gravestone photo, p. 148 (William S. Friedman, 1868-1944) Hornbein, M. Temple Emanuel of Denver, A Centennial History, 1974: p. 55 (William S. Friedman born in Chicago on October 24, 1868 to Nathan and Bertha Friedman) p.104 (died on April 25, 1944) Not in LC/NAF 5/30/2008, 2/25/2010.

Found in 45 Collections and/or Records:

Jewish Denver Life, 1902-1985

 File
Identifier: B113.01.0001.0006
Overview File contains newspaper clippings about Jewish Denver life in general from 1902-1985. Most are from the 1970s and 1980s. Subjects include urban renewal, small town Jewish life, Jewish community in Denver, etc.
Dates: 1902-1985

Letter from WM.S. Friedman and S. Pisko to H.B. Ferguson, 1909 May 6

 Item
Identifier: B002.01.0102.0025.00028
Overview Typed letter on "Free Loan Fund for the Discharged Patients of The National Jewish Hospital for Consumptives" letterhead from Dr. WM.S. Friedman and Mrs. Seraphine Pisko addressed to Mrs. H. B. Ferguson Pittsburg, Pa. Circular letter asking for funds for the twelve hundred patients who have left the hospital "completely restored" but that "must remain in colorado, or a similar climate." The letter states that "It is imperative that the Hospital have a LOAN FUND. Ten Thousand Dollars will...
Dates: 1909 May 6

Memoir of Mrs. Frances Jacobs, 1892

 Item
Identifier: B148.02.0005.0005.00001
Overview Memoir of Mrs. Frances Jacobs published by the Charity Organization of Denver upon the death of Frances Wisebart Jacobs in 1892. The publication commemorates the life of Frances Jacobs and her charitable works. There are life tributes, eulogies, and proclamations by various organizations and community leaders, including Rabbi Friedman's eulogy at her funeral.
Dates: 1892

National Jewish Hospital Records

 Collection
Identifier: B005
Overview In 1899, the Jewish community erected the non-sectarian National Jewish Hospital (NJH), the first sanatorium in Denver, Colorado for tuberculosis victims. With the financial assistance of the national B'nai B'rith fraternal organization, patients from all over the U.S. were admitted free of charge. The NJH adopted a program that emphasized the benefits of fresh air, good nutrition, and rest. The hospital was founded by group of Jewish residents of Denver who were of German descent. Early...
Dates: 1892-2019

National Jewish Hospital's Board of Trustees, between 1920-1940

 Item
Identifier: B063.03.0003.00007
Overview Portrait of National Jewish Hospital's Board of Trustees stands on steps of an unidentified building, which was probably located on the hospital's campus. First row left to right: M. D. Barnett, Rabbi William Friedman, two unidentified men, and Dr. Robert Levy. Second row left to right: Sam Cohen, Ernest Morris, Sam Grimes, Sam Fleisher, and Arthur Friedman. Row 3 left to right: Michael Baum, three unidentified men, and Morris Cohen. Row 4 left to right: Dr. Adelman, an unidentified man,...
Dates: between 1920-1940

Oral History Interview with Edward Miller, 1978 November 1

 Item
Identifier: B098.12.0010.00002
Overview Interview includes biographical information, came to Denver because he had TB, went to University of DU Law School, covers history of National Jewish Hospital- changing from tuberculosis treatment to asthma, mergers and how the hospital changed.
Dates: 1978 November 1

Portrait of Rabbi William S. Friedman, 1899 November

 Item
Identifier: B063.06.0006.00010
Overview Head and shoulders portrait of Rabbi Friedman wearing pince-nez glasses. Friedman was a leader of Temple Emanuel located on corner of 16th Avenue and Pearl Street in Denver, Colorado.
Dates: 1899 November

Portrait of Rabbi William S. Friedman, 1899 November

 Item
Identifier: B063.06.0006.00011
Overview Head and shoulders portrait of Rabbi Friedman wearing pince-nez glasses. Friedman was a leader of Temple Emanuel located on corner of 16th Avenue and Pearl Street in Denver, Colorado.
Dates: 1899 November

Rabbi William Friedman with Friends, between 1880-1900

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Identifier: B063.05.0021.00001
Overview Formal portrait of a group of three young men. Rabbi William S. Friedman stands at right with his legs crossed and a thumb hooked in his vest.
Dates: between 1880-1900

Rabbi William S. Friedman, between 1900-1920

 Item
Identifier: B063.08.0024.00003
Overview Rabbi William S. Friedman stands on a sidewalk wearing a bowler hat and long coat.
Dates: between 1900-1920