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B'nai B'rith 171 A.B. Cowan Contest Winners, between 1960-1979

Identifier: B063.06.0006.00058


Winners of the B'nai B'rith Lodge #171 A.B. Cowan Essay Contest. Left to right winners Joseph Litvak, David Kay, Sally Raub, Sharon Katchen, Judy Hecht, Jeff Kazzaz, Ruth Fortus, and John Goodman with Max Frankel and President Gerald Mellman handing an award to John Goodman.


  • between 1960-1979

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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 8 inches black and white


Title supplied by archivist.

Inscription and Marks

Handwritten on back of photograph: ''Cowan Essay winners receiving awards from B'nai B'rith #171 Pres. Gerald Mellman; Looking on is Max Frankel, Pres. Educators Council; Winners are from L. to R.; Joseph Litvak, son of Mr. Mrs. Lawrence Litvak, Temple Emanual; David Kay, son of Mr. Mrs. Gerald Kay, Temple Emanuel; Sally Raub, daughter of Mrs. Helen Raub, Temple Sinai; Sharon Katchen, daughter of Mrs. Selma Carr and Max Katchen, Rodef Shalom; Judy Hecht, daughter of Mr. Mrs. Emil Hecht, Rodef Shalom; Jeff Kazzaz, son of Dr. and Mrs. David Kazzaz, Rodef Shalom; Ruth Fortus, daughter of Sgt. and Mrs. Ed Fortus, Rodef Shalom; John Goodman, son of Dr. and Mrs. Stephen Goodman, Temple Emanuel; BB Winners.''

Repository Details

Part of the Special Collections and Archives Repository

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