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Program for B'nai B'rith Denver Lodge 25th Anniversary, 1897 April 7

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Identifier: B091.02.0001.0003.00001

Overview

Program of twenty-fifth anniversary of the Independent Order of B'nai B'rith Lodge No. 171 (Denver, CO) that took place at the Windsor Hotel in Denver. The program has a silver and blue cover with ''I.O.B.B. Denver Lodge No. 171'' written above and below an image of an Menorah. The program lists the officers and committee members, the musical selections, the menu, the toasts, the dances, and has a synopsis of the history of Denver Lodge, No. 171. Milton Anfenger's father Louis Anfenger was the first secretary of the Lodge and was toastmaster of the anniversary dinner. Milton Louis Anfenger served as president of the Denver Lodge and president and treasurer of B'nai B'rith Grand Lodge No. 2. Milton Anfenger was also a Colorado state senator and an attorney.

Dates

  • 1897 April 7

Rights and Usage Statement

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Extent

1 items (program)

Scope and Contents

From the Series: Series 2 of 7 includes newspaper articles, Independent Order of B'nai B'rith (B'nai B'rith) Denver Lodge 171 programs, and a national B'nai B'rith certificate to Milton Anfenger.

Physical Characteristics and Technical Requirements

Good 18 x 12 centimeters

Provenance

Donated by Marjorie Hornbein, niece of Milton Anfenger.

General

Title supplied by archivist.

Inscription and Marks

On front of program: ''1872, Twenty-fifth Anniversary, 1897, Windsor Hotel April 7, 1897. I.O.B.B., Denver Lodge No. 171.''

Repository Details

Part of the Special Collections and Archives Repository

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