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Goldfain Family Papers

Identifier: B152


Joseph and Nettie Goldfain were East European immigrants from Bucharest, Kingdom of Romania, who settled in Denver. Joseph came in 1900 and Rose came in 1902 with their children. The couple had six children: Rose, Joseph, Ephraim, George, Samuel and Nettie. Collection contains materials related to the Goldfain familiy including correspondence, a diploma, the personal papers of Rose Goldfain and a copy of a citizenship document for Joseph Goldfain. The collection also contains biographical information about Ephraim Goldfain. Ephraim Goldstein received his MD at the University of Colorado in 1921 and his brother Samuel received his medical degree from George Washington University in Washington, D.C. Both brothers received their undergraduate degrees from the University of Denver. From 1924 until his death in 1983, Dr. Ephraim Goldfain was a neurologist, an arthritis specialist, and an internal medicine specialist in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma.


  • Coverage: 1904-1980



2.0 Linear Feet (2 containers)

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