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Groom's Family at the Marriage of Vigdor Pelton to Etta Osber, 1949 June 12

Identifier: B063.05.0013.00040


Vigdor Pelton, groom, with his family at his marriage to Etta Osber. Standing left to right Rebecca Pellish Hurwitz, Alexander Hurwitz, Ida Hurwitz, Joseph Hurwitz, David Pelton, and Vigdor Pelton. Seated left to right Ella Rachofsky Hurwitz and Sophie Pelton.


  • 1949 June 12

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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 7 inches black and white


Donated by Ida Hurwitz.


Title supplied by archivist.

Inscription and Marks

Typed on back of photograph: ''June 12, 1949 - Marriage of Vigdor Pelton to Etta Osber Denver, Colo. Groom's family, from left to right: Rebecca (Pellish) Hurwitz, wife of Alexander; Alexander; Ida Hurwitz; Joseph Hurwitz, husband of Ella (Rachofsky); David Pelton, husband of Sophie (Hurwitz). Vigdor Pelton. Seated: Ella Hurwitz; Sophie Pelton. (Joseph and Alexander - brothers of Sophie and Ida, uncles of groom.) (Ida - aunt.) (Sophie and David Pelton - parents of groom.).''

Handwritten on back of photograph: ''#512; Vigdor and Etta parents of 2 sons and a daughter moved to Calif. and were later divorced.''

Repository Details

Part of the Special Collections and Archives Repository

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