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Mosko Family, circa 1917

Identifier: B063.05.0038.00002


Mrs. Ida Mosko stands with her children, left to right, Aaron, Ruth, Maurice, and Joseph posing for a formal portrait. Three of the children wear costumes, a nurse and two soldiers.


  • circa 1917

Digital Repository

Mosko Family

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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 3 inches black and white 7 x 6 inches


Title supplied by archivist. ||Appears in ''Images of America: Jewish Denver 1859-1940,'' by Dr. Jeanne Abrams, page 103.

Inscription and Marks

Caption from photo book: ''Mrs. Ida Mosko and children who were born in the United States: left to right, Aaron, Ruth (Handler), Maurice, and Joseph, c. 1917.

Jacob Mosko, a blacksmith, arrived in Denver in 1905 and within a few years sent for his wife and the six children who had been born in Europe., Courtesy: The Mosko Family.''

Repository Details

Part of the Special Collections and Archives Repository

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Denver CO 80208
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