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Bernstein's Dry Goods Store in Walsenburg, Colorado, circa 1890

Identifier: B063.01.0001.00013


Interior of Moritz Bernstein's Dry Goods Store in Walsenburg, Colorado. The owner, Moritz Bernstein, stands with his hand on the counter to the right.


  • circa 1890

Digital Repository

Bernstein's Dry Goods Store in Walsenburg, Colorado

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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 5 x 7 inches black and white 8 x 10 inches


Donated by Morton Stark.


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Title supplied by archivist.

Inscription and Marks

Handwritten on envelope: ''# 149 Bernstein's Store, Walsenberg [sic], Co c. 1890''. On back of photograph: ''Bernstein's Store, Walsenberg [sic] Colo. 1889-1890 approx. Moritz Bernstein standing with hand on counter Donor Mr. Morton Stark #149''.

Repository Details

Part of the Special Collections and Archives Repository

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