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Sosne Family, circa 1913

Identifier: B063.05.0005.00008


Formal portrait of Rachel Sosne (Mrs. Abraham Sosne) surrounded by her daughters, left to right, Sara Sosne Stein, Lottie Sosne Craig, Anna Sosne Cohan, and Gert Sosne Sigman. Members of the Sosne family ran the Capitol Wet Wash Laundry on West Colfax Avenue in Denver, Colorado.


  • circa 1913


Digital Repository

Sosne Family

Rights and Usage Statement

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1 Items (photograph)

Scope and Contents

From the Collection: The collection contains materials intentionally assembled by the Ira M. and Peryle Hayutin Beck Memorial Archives of Jews in the Rocky Mountain region. The bulk of the photographs are from or related to various towns in Colorado, but the collection also contains photographs from other states in the western United States and other countries. There are some 19th century photograph types represented in the collection, including albumen prints, daguerrotypes, tintypes, post cards, colorized prints, cabinet cards, and cartes-de-visite.

Physical Characteristics and Technical Requirements

Good 4 x 6 inches black and white Cardboard 6 x 8 inches


Donated by Nina Sosne Bockla.


Title from envelope:: Formal Portrait of the Sosne Family
Title supplied by archivist.

Inscription and Marks

On front of matting: ''Elite Studio, Denver, Colo.'' Handwritten on back of photograph: ''#43 Gift of Mrs. Ben Bockla (Nina Sosne, daughter of Sara Sosne); 2783 W. 14th Ave.; Sosne Family; Gert Sigman (16), Anna Cohan (13), Lottie Craig (10), Mrs. Abraham Sosne - Rachel Sosne mother (45), Sara Stein (19), Margaret Sosne, niece; circa 1913.''


Repository Details

Part of the Special Collections and Archives Repository

2150 East Evans Avenue
Denver CO 80208
(303) 871-3428