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Children at the Jewish Sheltering Home in Denver, circa 1912

Identifier: B063.03.0011.00090


A group of children, some in robes, sit with the matron and director at the Denver Sheltering Home for Jewish Children. The children were in the care of the home, which later became the National Home for Jewish Children in Denver.


  • circa 1912


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Children at the Jewish Sheltering Home in Denver

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1 Photographic Prints (1 photograph in good condition) : black and white ; 5 x 7 inches

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.


Donated by the National Asthma Center.


Title supplied by archivist. ||Appears in ''Images of America: Jewish Denver 1859-1940,'' by Dr. Jeanne Abrams, page 87.

Inscription and Marks

Written on front of photograph: ''N.C. Hollowell Photo Denver'' Handwritten on envelope: ''#388 Residents of Nat. Home for Jewish Children'' and ''Jewish Sheltering Home 1910-1950s''. On back of photograph: ''#388 Jewish Sheltering Home, Denver, c 1912 MMJ 12 ''.


Repository Details

Part of the Special Collections and Archives Repository

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