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Milton Anfenger Speaking, circa 1950

 Item
Identifier: B091.01.0001.0001.00004

Overview

Milton Anfenger is speaking at a lectern in an outside venue. It is said that Congregation Emanuel in Denver, Colorado was founded at the bris or circumcision ceremony of Milton Anfenger, the eldest son of Louis and Louise Anfenger. Milton Anfenger became a successful attorney and leader in Denver. He was a president and lifetime board member of National Jewish Hospital and wrote a book about its early history. Anfenger was active in state politics and was elected to the Colorado state senate in 1904.

Dates

  • circa 1950

Rights and Usage Statement

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Extent

1 items (photograph)

Scope and Contents

From the Series: Series 1 of 7 includes newspaper articles, photographs, and ephemera, including a May Company advertisement.

Physical Characteristics and Technical Requirements

Good 10 x 8 inches black and white

Provenance

Donated by Marjorie Hornbein, niece of Milton Anfenger.

General

Title supplied by archivist.

Repository Details

Part of the Special Collections and Archives Repository

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