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Perlmutter and Bernstein Family Digitized Photographs

Identifier: B347


Collection contains (16) digitized photographs of the Perlmutter and Bernstein family. Abe Perlmutter was born in Russia in 1893 and died in Denver on January 15, 1985. He came to the United States on his own when he was 15. At age 19 he became a journeyman mason in New York and saved enough money to bring his family to New York. He moved to Denver in 1911 and married Dora Turner in 1913. They had three daughters, Ann Radovsky, Dubby Bernstein, Ruth Morrison, and one son, Jordon Perlmutter. Dubby Perlmutter married Bernie Bernstein, Ann Perlmutter married Al Rudofsky, and Ruth married William Morrison. Jordon Perlmutter was a Denver builder, real estate developer, and property manager. He married Essie Lou Goldberg in 1953. In 1951, he founded Perl-Mack Enterprises with his cousin Sam Primack. Perl Mack introduced the concept of planned communities in Denver in Northglenn, Southglenn and Montbello. In the 1983 Perl-Mack was dissolved and Jordon and his eldest son Jay founded Perlmutter and Company. He married Essie Lou Goldberg in 1953. Collection contains digitized photographs related to the Perlmutter, Bernstein, and Radofsky families.


  • 1910-1960


19 Items : Digitized photographs

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