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Denver Legion Tide of Toys, 1950

Identifier: B063.05.0005.00056


Thomas Fitzgerald, left; Harry J. Pells, back; and General Eisenhower, right with several unidentified children holding toys at the first contribution to the Denver Legion Tide of Toys. The children are all from the National Home for Jewish Children.


  • 1950

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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 8 x 10 inches black and white


Donated by Harry Pells.


Title supplied by archivist.

Inscription and Marks

Handwritten on back of photograph: ''Gen. Eisenhower, right, accept the first toys contributed by children to the Denver Legion Tide of Toys Program. Thomas Fitzgerald, left and Harry J. Pells center, chairman of Denver Tide of Toys. Children at National Home for Jewish Children, 1950.''

Repository Details

Part of the Special Collections and Archives Repository

2150 East Evans Avenue
Denver CO 80208
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