Four Generations of the Grimes Family at Sukkot, circa 1955
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.
- circa 1955
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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
Donated by Max Grimes.
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.''
- From the Collection: University of Denver. Center for Judaic Studies. Ira M. Beck Memorial Collection of Rocky Mountain Jewish History (Organization)
- From the Collection: Rocky Mountain Jewish Historical Society (Organization)