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Anna Ginsberg Hayutin Textiles and Other Material

 Collection
Identifier: B107

Anna Ginsberg was born in 1893 to East European Jewish immigrants who had settled in New York City. She completed high school in New York and moved to Denver, Colo., in 1910. In 1912 she married Morris Hayutin, and they had three children: Peryle, Irving, and Arthur. The collection contains household and personal items from the early to mid-20th century that belonged to Anna Hayutin. Most of the textiles in the collection were created by Anna Hayutin herself and include a large number of table linens, bed linens, and doilies. The collection also features women's personal accessories and her high school graduation autograph album.

Dates

  • 1900-1960

Creator

Language of Materials

Materials in this collection are in English.

Extent

9.5 Linear Feet (6 containers) : 2 record boxes, 2 print boxes and 2 textile boxes

Scope and Contents

The collection contains household and personal items, early to mid-20th century, that belonged to Anna Ginsberg Hayutin. Most of the textiles in the collection were created by Anna herself and include a large number of table linens, bed linens, and doilies. Women's hats also feature prominently in the collection, and other items include collars, an ivory woman's toiletry set, women's jewelry, a jewelry box, three photo lapel pins, Anna's high school graduation autograph album, and a dictionary.

Biographical / Historical

Anna Ginsberg was born in 1893 to East European immigrants D'vera and Max Ginsberg, who had settled in New York City in the late 19th century. Anna Ginsberg completed high school in New York and moved to Denver shortly thereafter, in 1910. She lived with her family on Denver's west side, where they were actively involved in the orthodox immigrant Jewish community. In 1912 she married Morris Hayutin, who was the son of Russian Jewish immigrants and the owner of the Western Supply Company (he would later own Public Industrial Bank). Anna and Morris Hayutin had three children: Peryle (1915-2006), Irving, and Arthur.

Arrangement

The collection is arranged in three series:; 1. Personal Accessories, 1912-1960.; 2. Household Accessories, 1912-1920.; 3. Personal Memorabilia, 1908-1930.;

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Gift of Peryle Hayutin Beck, January 1989.

Accruals

No further accruals are expected.

Related Materials

Related material can be found in the Beck Family Papers (B120).

General

Two items--Anna Hayutin's ivory toiletry set and high school autograph album--are on exhibit in the Anderson Academic Commons in a display case outside of Room 107.

Repository Details

Part of the Special Collections and Archives Repository

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