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Milton Anfenger Standing in Front of Building, 1912

Identifier: B091.01.0002.00001.00024


Milton Louis Anfenger is standing in front of a building. The photograph is on page 193 of Milton Anfenger's scrapbook. It is said that Congregation Emanuel in Denver, Colorado was founded at the bris or circumcision ceremony of Milton Anfenger, the eldest son of Louis and Louise Anfenger. Milton Anfenger became a successful attorney and leader in Denver. He was a lifetime board member of National Jewish Hospital and wrote a book about its early history. Anfenger was active in state politics and was elected to the Colorado state senate in 1904. For nearly a decade in the 1920s, he became the owner of the Denver Bears baseball club.


  • 1912

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1 Items (photograph)

Scope and Contents

From the Series: Series 1 of 7 includes newspaper articles, photographs, and ephemera, including a May Company advertisement.

Physical Characteristics and Technical Requirements

Poor 5.5 x 3.5 inches black and white

Condition Report

The photograph is very faded. (2010-01-28)


Donated by Marjorie Hornbein, niece of Milton Anfenger.


Title supplied by archivist.

Repository Details

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