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Ice Cream Outing to Denver Ice Cream Brick and Dainty Co., circa 1917

Identifier: B063.02.0031.0012.00001


Joe and Betty Alpert (fourth and fifth from left) are shown in a social outing with friends to the Denver Ice Cream Brick and Dainty Co. at 719 13th street in Denver (Colo.) Behind the group of twenty men and women are cars, the Denver Ice Cream Company building, a multi storied home, and Saint John's Episcopal Cathedral. On the building is a sign ''Denver Ice Cream Brick and Dainty Co.,'' and signs ''Bricks 5¢ -- Dainties 1¢.'' Three men stand in the doorway of the Denver Ice Cream building.


  • circa 1917

Digital Repository

Ice Cream Outing to Denver Ice Cream Brick and Dainty Co.

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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 14 inches black and white


Donated by Arnold Alpert in December 1977.


reformatted digital
Title supplied by archivist. ||Appears in ''Images of America: Jewish Denver 1859-1940,'' by Dr. Jeanne Abrams, page 108.

Inscription and Marks

Typed on the back of the photograph: ''2. A group of friends at an outing, c. 1917.'' Handwritten on the back of the photograph: ''Mr. and Mrs. Joe Alpert and friends, c. 1917, Donor Mr. Arnold Alpert, See mount board separately.''

Repository Details

Part of the Special Collections and Archives Repository

2150 East Evans Avenue
Denver CO 80208
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