Bound Meeting Minutes Volume IV, 1896-1903
Bound Volume I of meeting minutes from the Independent Order of B'nai B'rith, Lodge 171, Denver, Colorado. Minutes are from regular and special meetings and include nominations and elections for officers, trustees, and lecture master; appointments of committees; petitions for membership, new member inductions, and degree appointments; financial information; member issues such as travel, illness, or death; philanthropy; communications from other B'nai B'rith lodges; updates of by laws and lodge procedures; and officer reports handwritten by various secretaries. Presidents of B'nai B'rith Lodge 171, Denver Colorado, recorded in Bound Volume I with their terms in office: Dr. Saling Simon – ( -January 1897) Charles Weinberg – (January1897-January 1898) Moses Marx – (January 1898-January 1899) Jacob Olcovich – (January 1899-January 1900) Edward Silberstein – (January 1900-January 1901) Milton L. Anfenger – (January 1901-January 1902) Ernest Morris – (January 1902-January 1903) Joseph H. Harrison – (January 1903-)
Language of Materials
From the Collection: The materials are primarily in English with some Hebrew.
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1 items (1 bound ledger) : Fair condition ; 16 x 11 x 2 inches
Scope and Contents
From the Collection: The collection contains administrative records (including minutes), correspondence, and financial, membership, and miscellaneous records, as well as publications, photographs, memorabilia, and oral histories. The collection reflects the growth and development of a major social and philanthropic organization, and reveals the origins of Jewish institutions and organizations in Colorado. The collection also contains documents and photographs of the B'nai B'rith Youth Organization between the years 1969-1971 and records of other B'nai B'rith Units, Lodges, and Organizations.
Donated by Independent Order of B'nai B'rith, Denver Lodge No. 171.
Title supplied by archivist.
Inscription and Marks
Handwritten note affixed to volume spine, "Vol IV, minutes, Feb 23, 1896, Oct 11, 1903."
- From the Collection: Independent Order of B'nai B'rith. Denver Lodge No. 171 (Denver, Colo.) (Organization)