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Wolf Velvel Heller Gravestone, 1958 October 31

Identifier: B063.08.0016.00028


Wolff Velvel Heller's gravestone in Rose Hill cemetery. The inscription is in Hebrew.


  • 1958 October 31

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

Excellent 6 x 4 inches black and white


Donated by Roy Erickson.


Title supplied by archivist.

Inscription and Marks

Handwritten on back of photograph: ''Gravestone of Reb Velvel Heller, 10/31/58 at Rose Hill; Symbols: Open book represents Torah; Shofar represents Synagogue; Open Hand represents open house he held for newcomers in Denver's pioneering days; Donor Ray Erickson; #204.''

Repository Details

Part of the Special Collections and Archives Repository

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