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Adolph Kiesler in Front of Peerless Smelting Works, circa 1908

 Item
Identifier: B063.01.0001.00038

Overview

Exterior view of Peerless Smelting Works at 2022 West Colfax Avenue in Denver, Colorado. Adolph Kiesler, standing in the center, started the Peerless Alloy Company in Denver in 1908.

Dates

  • circa 1908

Digital Repository

Adolph Kiesler in Front of Peerless Smelting Works

Rights and Usage Statement

Copyright restrictions may apply. User is responsible for all copyright compliance.

Extent

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 3 x 4 inches black and white 9 x 11 inches

Provenance

Copy donated by Peggy Lehmann, granddaughter of Adolph Kiesler, for ''A Colorado Jewish Family Album.''

General

reformatted digital
Title supplied by archivist. ||Appears in ''Images of America: Jewish Denver 1859-1940,'' by Dr. Jeanne Abrams, page 30.

Inscription and Marks

Handwritten on top of page: "Scan Smelting Works #032."

Repository Details

Part of the Special Collections and Archives Repository

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