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Lewis Hill Chernoff and Kathy Chernoff, 1894

Identifier: B063.05.0030.0001.00001


Formal portrait of Lewis Hill Chernoff and his sister Kathy taken in New Haven, Connecticut. They are formally dressed and both have button hole boots. They are standing in front of a draped chair and Lewis Chernoff has his arms around his sister.


  • 1894

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

Fair 17 x 14 inches black and white

Condition Report

There are areas of loss and accretion. (TKW, 2009-05-19)


Donated by Deborah Greenfield, Lewis Hill Chernoff's daughter in December 1984.


Title supplied by archivist.

Inscription and Marks

Stamped on the back of the photograph: ''Leopold, 831 Chapel Street, New Haven, Conn.'' Handwritten on the back of the photograph: ''1894, Lewis Hill Chernoff, #731, Lewis Hill Chernoff moved to Denver c. 1900, Denver Symphony as a member, work: chemist, Food and Drug Administration.''

Repository Details

Part of the Special Collections and Archives Repository

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