Blowing the Shofar, between 1960-1990
An old man sits blowing a shofar at Beth Israel Hospital wearing a yarmulke and Tallit. He is surrounded by religious objects.
- between 1960-1990
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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 Leah Evisen.
Title supplied by archivist.
Inscription and Marks
Handwritten on back of photograph: ''#140; Man at Beth Israel Home & Hospital blowing Shofar; Donated by Mrs. Leah Eisen.'' Stamped on back of photograph: ''Albert O. Corwin, Technical Photographer; 3227 Albion St. - Dexter 2843; Denver 7, Colorado.''
- Albert O. Corwin Commercial Photographs (Photographer, Organization)
- From the Collection: University of Denver. Center for Judaic Studies. Ira M. Beck Memorial Collection of Rocky Mountain Jewish History (Organization)
- From the Collection: Rocky Mountain Jewish Historical Society (Organization)