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Heitler, Emmett



  • Existence: 1909 - December 2, 2004

Emmett Heitler was a Jewish businessman and philanthropist in the Denver area. He was a prominent member of his community, and loved and respected by many. He was an Eleanor Roosevelt Institute Board Member. He had five children.

Found in 7 Collections and/or Records:

Albert Rosenhaus, David Patterson, Emmett Heitler, Thomas G. Vessels, and Robert Prewitt, 1988 November 13

Identifier: U158.03.0142.00067.00002
Overview Albert Rosenhaus, David Patterson, Emmett Heitler, Thomas G. Vessels and Bob Prewitt stand in a group.
Dates: 1988 November 13

Attendees at a Reunion of Emanuel Confirmands, 1992 August 23

Identifier: B063.06.0006.00064
Overview Several Emanuel Confirmands from 1916-1942 pose together in Temple Emanuel during a reunion. Left to right first row: Joan (Heidenheimer) Travis, Celia (Atlavaick) Meyers, Betty (Fine) Striker, Marjorie (Bernick) Grimes, Dee (Rosenblum) Paul, Patty (Jacobs) Baum, Edna Conner, Bobbie (Milstein) Cook, Mildred (Menkovsky) Karden. Second row: Joan (Goodney) Axelrod, Phyllis (Atlavaick) Reckler, Jean (Hershorn) Segal, Billie (Reichart) Silversmith, Bobbi (Barnett) Tobias, Peggy (Frankel) Crane, Beth...
Dates: 1992 August 23

Emmett Heitler Speaks to Audience, 1988 November 13

Identifier: U158.03.0142.00066.00001
Overview Emmett Heitler speaks to an audience from a podium. Delano Roosevelt stands behind Mr. Heitler. Mrs. Heitler and Jan Frame are visible in the audience.
Dates: 1988 November 13

Houtz Correspondence - Emmett Heitler, 1961

Identifier: B005.01.0005.0017
Overview Correspondence related to Emmett Heitler
Dates: 1961

Oral History Interview with Emmett Heitler, 1978 October 23

Identifier: B098.12.0010.00001
Overview Topics covered include family history in Denver (6 generations at time of interview), mechanical engineer but when no work during depression worked as a hosiery salesmen with Jack Levy; married Dorothy Schwayder (daughter of Jesse Schwayder, founder of Samsonite). Time on NJH board and joining the Community Chest, move from Tuberculosis focus to asthma, medicine, merging and expanding facilities.
Dates: 1978 October 23

Outdoor Reception, 1988 November 13

Identifier: U158.03.0142.00067
Overview Frame 7: Albert Rosenhause and Thomas G. Vessels shake hands while David Patterson and Mary Vessels watch. Frame 8: Albert Rosenhaus, David Patterson, Emmett Heitler Thomas G. Vessels and Bob Prewitt stand in a group. Frame 9: Group stands in front of the Eleanor Roosevelt Institute Building.
Dates: 1988 November 13

Pulling Ribbon at Dedication, 1988 November 13

Identifier: U158.03.0142.00066.00003
Overview Pamm Deluca points as Emmett Heitler, Delano Roosevelt and Maggie Polumbus look on.
Dates: 1988 November 13