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From Cotopaxi to Denver: Immigrant Jewish Farmers Become American Urban Community Leaders, 2010

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Identifier: B230.03.0023.00008
History of the ill-fated Cotopaxi Colony of Jewish immigrants in Colorado. Brief biographies of the families involved and their contribution to Denver and Colorado after they left the colony.

Dates

  • 2010

Rights and Usage Statement

c2010, Rocky Mountain Jewish Historical Society.

Extent

1 items (videodisc)

Scope and Contents

From the File: Contains DVDs created by Dr. Jeanne Abrams: A Grocery Store on Every Corner: Early Colorado Jewish Grocers; And Justice You Shall Pursue: Early Colorado Jewish Lawyers; A Legacy of Caring: Early Colorado Jewish Women 1860-1930 (2 copies); From Peddlers to Merchant Princes: Early Colorado Jewish Entrepreneurs; Blazing the Trail: An Early History of Denver's Jewish Community; Growing Up in Early Denver: The Lives of Jewish Children 1860-1940; At Home on the Range: Colorado Jewish Cowboys, Cattlemen and Poultry Growers (2). Also, PBS Colorado Experience: Jewish Pioneers.

Physical Characteristics and Technical Requirements

DVD 32 minutes, 50 seconds color with black & white sequences

General

Title from title screen. ||This program was produced through the generous support of: Evi and Evan Makovsky, Mizel Global Cultural Fund, and The Faye and Charles Schayer Endowment Fund.

Inscription and Marks

4 3/4 inches

Creator

Repository Details

Part of the Special Collections and Archives Repository

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