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Picnic at the National Home for Jewish Children at Denver, 1931

Identifier: B063.03.0011.00089


A group of children sit on an outside deck at the National Home for Jewish Children. Each child has a plate of food and an unidentified woman serves them. Most of the children are unidentified, however, Bertha Katzson, Doris Greenstein and Reuben Levine are part of the group. The children are in the care of the National Home for Jewish Children at Denver in Denver, Colorado. Later, the home became part of the National Jewish Hospital.


  • 1931

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Picnic at the National Home for Jewish Children at Denver

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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


Donated by the National Asthma Center.


Title supplied by archivist.

Inscription and Marks

Handwritten on envelope: ''#388 Residents of Nat. Home for Jewish Children'' and ''Jewish Sheltering Home 1910-1950s''. On back of photograph: ''#388 Picnic Supper Out-of-Doors National Home for Jewish Children at Denver 1931 L - Bertha Katzson, rear L-R Doris Greenstein Reuben Levine picnic supper out-of-doors ''.

Repository Details

Part of the Special Collections and Archives Repository

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Denver CO 80208
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