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Charter of B'nai B'rith No. 171 of Denver, Colorado, 1872

Identifier: B063.04.0004.00004


B'nai B'rith Denver Lodge No. 171 charter listing the names of applicants. A number of Denver's early prominent Jewish pioneers are listed on the charter, including Julius Londoner, David Kline, Fred Z. Salomon and his brother Hyman, Michael Hattenbach, Louis Anfenger, Philip Trounstine, Edward Pisko and Dr. John Elsner.


  • 1872

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Charter of B'nai B'rith No. 171 of Denver, Colorado

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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


Donated by B'nai B'rith. Denver Lodge No. 171.


Title supplied by archivist. ||Appears in ''Images of America, Jewish Denver: 1859-1940'' by Dr. Jeanne Abrams on page 72.

Inscription and Marks

On back of photograph: ''#170 Charter of Denver Lodge #171 granted by Grand District Lodge # 2, Independent Order of B'nai B'rith Apr, 1872. donor B'nai B'rith Lodge #171 Jack J. Goldman commercial photography 1473 holly st. de. 3-0673 Denver 20, Colorado''. On envelope: ''#173 Charter of B'nai B'rith Lodge #171, 1872''.

Repository Details

Part of the Special Collections and Archives Repository

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Denver CO 80208
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