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Blowing the Shofar, between 1960-1990

Identifier: B063.06.0006.00013


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

Rights and Usage Statement

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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.''

Repository Details

Part of the Special Collections and Archives Repository

2150 East Evans Avenue
Denver CO 80208
(303) 871-3428