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Engagement Announcement and Portrait of Alfred Lang and Sarah Edelmann, 1899 November

Identifier: B063.05.0005.00015


Composite photograph of formal portraits of Alfred Lang and Sarah Edelmann positioned on either side of an engagement announcement printed in German. This composite photograph was probably taken in the 1970s, however the document and portraits date to November 1899.


  • 1899 November

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 5 x 8 inches black and white


Donated by Mrs. Josephine Tanzer.


Title supplied by archivist. ||Appears in ''Images of America: Jewish Denver 1859-1940,'' by Dr. Jeanne Abrams, on page 51.

Inscription and Marks

On envelope: ''#94 Portrait of Alfred and Sarah Edelmon Long, 1899''. On note inside envelope: ''#94 Engagement announcement and portrait of Alfred Lang and Sarah Edelman November 1899 Donor Mrs. Josephine Tanzer''.

Repository Details

Part of the Special Collections and Archives Repository

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