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World War I Portrait of Dr. Charles Spivak, between 1914-1925

Identifier: B063.03.0036.00018


Dr. Charles D. Spivak in his military uniform. Dr. Spivak took a leave of absence from the JCRS to serve as a special U.S. medical commissioner in war-torn Europe. He was officially a representative of the Jewish Distribution Committee to provide relief to Jewish refugees.


  • between 1914-1925

Digital Repository

World War I Portrait of Dr. Charles Spivak

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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 10 x 8 inches black and white


Accession # 1271, Donated by AMC Cancer Research Center as part of the JCRS Records.


Title supplied by archivist. ||Appears in ''Images of America: Jewish Denver 1859-1940,'' by Dr. Jeanne Abrams, page 85.

Inscription and Marks

Handwritten on envelope: ''#485 Dr. C.W. Spivak''. On back of photograph: ''Dr. Charles Spivak in WW I''.

Repository Details

Part of the Special Collections and Archives Repository

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Denver CO 80208
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