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Fannie Lorber at Sheltering Home, between 1940-1960

Identifier: B063.03.0011.00003


Fannie E. Lorber stands between two unidentified men in front of the National Home for Jewish Children. Mrs. Lorber was one of the founders of the Denver Sheltering Home, which opened in 1908.


  • between 1940-1960

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Fannie Lorber at Sheltering Home

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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

Fair 4 x 5 inches black and white


Donated by either Ida Hurwitz or Mr. and Mrs. Ben Glass.


Title supplied by archivist.

Inscription and Marks

Handwritten on envelope: ''#136 Fannie Lorber at Sheltering Home.'' On back of photograph: ''#136 Silverberg? Young man shaking hands with gentleman and Fannie Lorber.''

Repository Details

Part of the Special Collections and Archives Repository

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