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Rabbi Samuel Adelman, 1957-1968

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Identifier: B111.01.0001.0001

Overview

Rabbi Samuel Adelman (1916-1966) was the leader of Beth Ha Medrosh Hagodol (BMH) Synagogue from 1957 until his death in 1966. He was also the president of the Religious Council on Human Relations for Metropolitan Denver and the Denver Housing Board, and was well-known for his talks on Russian Jews. Adelman was buried at Mount Nebo Cemetary and an estimated 1,400 people attended memorial services at BMH.

Dates

  • 1957-1968

Extent

From the File: 1 items : legal document box

Scope and Contents

Folder contains newspaper clippings regarding Adelman, obituary; photograph of his tombstone.

Repository Details

Part of the Special Collections and Archives Repository

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