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Isadore and Yetta Prezant Levitt 50th Wedding Anniversary, circa 1948

 Item
Identifier: B315.01.00003

Overview

Isadore (Shea) and Yetta Prezant Levitt are standing inside the Congregation Zera Abraham synagogue in a full-length portrait. Yetta Levitt is wearing a dress with a corsage and Isadore Levitt is wearing a suit and hat with a boutonnière. They came from Russia in the early 1900s and settled in the Eastern European Jewish neighborhood around West Colfax Avenue in Denver, Colorado. The Zera Abraham synagogue, at 1560 Julian street, was founded in 1887 by former colonists in Cotopaxi, Colorado.

Dates

  • circa 1948

Rights and Usage Statement

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Extent

1 items (image)

Scope and Contents

From the Series: Series 1 contains digital images of the Levitt family in Denver, Colorado that were scanned from the original photographs. The photographs are of an Eastern European Jewish family in Denver during the twentieth century.

Physical Characteristics and Technical Requirements

4222 x 5280 pixels black and white

Provenance

Donated by Gail Marcus, daughter of Anne Levitt Marcus.

General

reformatted digital
Title supplied by archivist.

Inscription and Marks

On back of the original photograph: ''Grandma and Grandpa on Wedding. Shea and Yetta Prezant Levitt 50th Wedding Anniversary (late 40s) Zera Abraham (I think).''

Creator

Repository Details

Part of the Special Collections and Archives Repository

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