Ed Grimes, circa 1910
Ed Grimes in a formal portrait taken for the Independent Order of B'nai B'rith Lodge #171 in Denver, Colorado. Ed Grimes was a colonist at Cotopaxi, Colorado and walked to Denver from Cotopaxi in 1883, a distance of about 94 miles. He later served as Congregation Zera Abraham's first president and was also active in B'nai B'rith Lodge #171.
- circa 1910
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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 6 x 4 inches black and white
Donated by the Independent Order of B'nai B'rith Lodge #171 (Denver, Colo.)
Title on envelope:: Formal Portrait of Ed Grimes
Inscription and Marks
Handwritten on back of photograph: ''E. Grimes.''
- Agricultural colonies
- Congregation Zera Abraham (Denver, Colo.)
- Cotopaxi (Colo.)
- Dealers (Retail trade)
- Denver (Colo.)
- Grimes, Ed
- Independent Order of B'nai B'rith. Denver Lodge No. 171 (Denver, Colo.)
- Jewish businesspeople
- Jewish men
- Salvage (Waste, etc.)
- Scrap metal industry
- 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)