Jake and Ben Olschwanger arrived in the U.S. from Lithuania in 1891, with members of the family eventually settling in St. Louis, Memphis, Dallas, and Denver. Frances Ehrenreich Silver and her husband Morris Silver were known in Denver for their charitable work. Local Olschwanter descendants are buried mostly at Rose Hill Cemetery, with one at Emanuel Cemetery.
Language of Materials
From the Collection: Materials are predominantly in English; some materials are in German or Hebrew.
From the File: 1 Items (Contains 27 file folders.) : legal document box
Scope and Contents
Foldern contains Olschwanger Journal (fall 1984) and family tree. Family includes Ehrenreich and Silver families of Denver, Colorado.
- From the Collection: University of Denver. Center for Judaic Studies. Ira M. Beck Memorial Collection of Rocky Mountain Jewish History (Organization)