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Four Generations of the Grimes Family at Sukkot, circa 1955

 Item
Identifier: B063.05.0005.00013

Overview

Three men and a boy, four generations of the Grimes family, stand in a row in front of the families Sukkah during Sukkot, the Jewish Festival of Booths. The man on the far left holds a plant and a lemon. The other two men and the boy hold Torah scrolls.

Dates

  • circa 1955

Rights and Usage Statement

Copyright restrictions may apply. User is responsible for all copyright compliance.

Extent

2 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 8 x 10 inches black and white

Provenance

Donated by Max Grimes.

General

Title supplied by archivist.

Inscription and Marks

Handwritten on back of photograph: ''Four generations of the Grimes Family at Sukkoth, the Festival of Booths. 4 generations of the Grimes family. First came to Co. with Cotopaxi immigrants 1880's at Sukkoth, the Jewish Festival of Booths.''

Repository Details

Part of the Special Collections and Archives Repository

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