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Beck Archives Communities Collection

 Collection
Identifier: B114

The collection contains materials intentionally assembled by Beck Archives that are associated with Jewish communities in the western United States and Mexico. The bulk of the material is related to various towns in Colorado.

Dates

  • 1882-2015

Creator

Language of Materials

The collection is predominately in English, but some materials are in Hebrew.

Extent

2 Linear Feet (3 legal document boxes and 1 letter document box.)

Scope and Contents

The collection contains materials intentionally assembled by Beck Archives. Materials include books, newspaper and magazine clippings, reports, pamphlets, brochures, biographical essays, and correspondence associated with Jewish communities in the western United States and Mexico. The bulk of the material is related to various towns in Colorado.

Arrangement

The collection is arranged in 10 series: 1. Arizona, 1988. 2. Colorado--Front Range, 1882-1998. 3. Colorado--Mountains and Western Slope, 1882-1998. 4. Montana, 1885-1980. 5. New Mexico, 1972-1990. 6. North Dakota, 1912-1976. 7. Oklahoma, 1984. 8. South Dakota, 1954-1976. 9. Wyoming, 1916-1989. 10. Mexico, undated.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Intentionally assembled materials collected by Beck Archives.

Accruals

Further accruals are expected.

Repository Details

Part of the Special Collections and Archives Repository

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