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Ice Cream Outing to Denver Ice Cream Brick and Dainty Co., circa 1917

Identifier: B063.05.0005.00032


Joe and Betty Alpert (fourth and fifth from left) are shown in a social outing with friends to the Denver Ice Cream Brick and Dainty Co. at 719 13th street in Denver (Colo.) Behind the group of twenty men and women are cars, the Denver Ice Cream Company building, a multi storied home, and Saint John's Episcopal Cathedral. On the building is a sign ''Denver Ice Cream Brick and Dainty Co.,'' and signs ''Bricks 5¢ -- Dainties 1¢.'' Three men stand in the doorway of the Denver Ice Cream building. One man wears a military uniform. The car to the right is full of hats and coats.


  • circa 1917

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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.

Physical Characteristics and Technical Requirements

Good 8 x 11 inches black and white


Donated by Arnold Alpert in December 1977.


reformatted digital
Title supplied by archivist. ||Appears in ''Images of America: Jewish Denver 1859-1940,'' by Dr. Jeanne Abrams, page 108.

Inscription and Marks

Handwritten on back of the photograph: ''Friends of Joe Alpert's, c 1917, (original in oversize); 1917; 74; Lifeline.''

Repository Details

Part of the Special Collections and Archives Repository

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Denver CO 80208
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