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Laderman, Manuel, Rabbi, 1909-1989

 Person

Dates

  • Existence: August 25, 1909 - November 27, 1989

Rabbi Laderman was born 8/25/09 in New York City and became Rebbi of the Hebrew Educational Alliance in 1932. He died in Denver on November 27, 1989.

Citation

found: His Letters of faith, c1991: t.p. (Rabbi Manuel Laderman) p. xiii (b. 8-25-1909 in New York City; became rabbi of the Denver Congregation Hebrew Education Alliance in 1932; d. 11-27-89)
Rabbi Manuel Laderman (August 25, 1909 - November 27, 1989) was a Rabbi at the Congregation Hebrew Educational Alliance for 47 years, beginning in 1932. The Denver General Hospital dedicated the Regional Trauma Center to him on April 12, 1994. He earned his ordination in the early 1930s from the Hebrew Theological College, and then earned his Ph.D. in Theology. He was a professor at the Denver campus of the University of Colorado before serving the Congregation Hebrew Educational Alliance for 47 years. He spent 57 years as a Rabbi, and was widely recognized as one of the top ranking Denver clergymen from all faiths. He spent his life working on civil rights, improving relations between Jews and Christians. He helped the Allied Jewish Community Center to enlist the widest possible support of the United Jewish Appeal in order to relieve Jews in Europe after World War II. He also served with great distinction as chairman of the Denver board of Health and Hospitals, president of the Adult Education Council of Denver, Trustee of the Denver Symphony Society, and Board member of the Allied Jewish Federation, the American Red Cross and the American Medical Center.

Found in 15 Collections and/or Records:

Holiday Bowling Opening, 1958 June 5

 Item
Identifier: B063.05.0052.00044
Overview Rabbi Manuel Laderman stands beside a scoring machine speaking into a microphone at the opening of Holiday Bowling.
Dates: 1958 June 5

Individuals, 1962-1994

 File
Identifier: B113.01.0001.0004
Overview File contains newspaper clippings from 1962-1994 that are about individual people in the Jewish Denver community. The majority of the articles are from the early 1980s.
Dates: 1962-1994

Rabbi Manuel Laderman, between 1950-1970

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Identifier: B063.06.0006.00009
Overview Formal head and shoulders portrait of Rabbi Manuel Laderman.
Dates: between 1950-1970

Rabbi Manuel Laderman at Union Station, 1932 October 25

 Item
Identifier: B063.06.0006.00025
Overview Twenty-three-year-old Rabbi Manuel Laderman (tallest man in the group) surrounded by delegates from the Hebrew Educational Alliance upon his arrival at Union Station, Denver, Colorado in 1932. He graduated from the Hebrew Theological College in Illinois and had just been ordained when he came to Denver to serve as the first Rabbi of the Hebrew Educational Alliance. He served as rabbi at the Orthodox synagogue until 1979. He was born August 25, 1909 and died in Denver on November 27, 1989.
Dates: 1932 October 25