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Exterior of the Lutz Overall Factory, between 1905-1910

Identifier: B063.01.0017.00015


Exterior of the Lutz Overall Factory on Larimer Street in Denver, Colorado. There is a large group of employees standing in front of the factory. Leon Obodov (8th from left) was manager at the time. The factory employed many immigrant Jews during the early part of the 20th century.


  • between 1905-1910

Digital Repository

Exterior of the Lutz Overall Factory

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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 4 x 5 inches black and white


reformatted digital

Title supplied by archivist. ||Appears in ''Images of America: Jewish Denver 1859-1940,'' by Dr. Jeanne Abrams, page 42.

Inscription and Marks

Handwritten on envelope: ''#416 Lutz Overall Factory, Leon Obodov, mgr.'' On back of photograph: ''Lutz Overall Factory on Larimer St. Leon Obodov, 8th from left, was manager c. 1905-1910. The Lutz's employed many immigrant Jews during the early years of the century. #416.''

Repository Details

Part of the Special Collections and Archives Repository

2150 East Evans Avenue
Denver CO 80208
(303) 871-3428