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A. Edward Newton Papers

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Identifier: M040
Abstract A. Edward Newton (1864-1940) was an authority on book collecting during the first half of the 20th century. His correspondence with Alfred Blake Trott, president of Daniels & Fisher Company of Denver, Colorado from 1929-1944, details book collecting as well as travels, and reflects on the political and economic climate of the time in Europe and the United States. Newton also sent Trott copies of articles, most published in the Atlantic Monthly between 1922 and 1938. Some articles were...
Dates: 1919-1941

Abraham J. Kauvar Papers

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Identifier: B007
Abstract Abraham J. Kauvar graduated from the University of Denver, Denver, Colorado in 1935 and earned a Doctor of Medicine in 1939 from the University of Chicago. He served as Professor of Medicine and Associate Dean of University of Colorado Medical School, and conducted research at the Eleanor Roosevelt Institute for Cancer Research. He was instrumental in founding the Neighborhood Health Program in 1965. He was manager of the Denver Department of Health and Hospitals and also served as director of...
Dates: 1930-2000

Adolf Goldhammer Wholesale Wines and Liquors Jug

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Identifier: B386
Abstract Adolf Goldhammer was born 1847 in Hungary and immigrated to Denver, Colorado in 1885 with his wife Betta and sons Abe and Jacob. He operated a liquor store and saloon hall that was often used as a meeting place for the Jewish community to hold meetings, plays and other cultural events. Collection consists of one stoneware whiskey jug from Adolf Goldhammer Wholesale Wines and Liquors. Painted in blue on front: "Adolf Goldhammer Wholesale Wines and Liquors 2633 W. Colfax Ave. Phone Main 7761 - -...
Dates: circa 1900

Alan Saliman Family Papers

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Identifier: B399
Abstract The history of the Saliman family in the Denver area dates to the immigration of the family patriarch Paul Michael Saliman (known as Michael.) As did most Jewish families, Michael and his wife Bessie Radetsky Saliman settled on the west side near Sloan's Lake in 1886. Paul Michael pushed a cart through the alleys of Denver collecting rags and junk to re-sell, finally developing a business of collecting, cleaning and recycling milk bottles for local dairies. Michael Saliman was a leader of west...
Dates: Other: 1874-2000

Alicia Bailey Papers

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Identifier: M341
Abstract

Born in Denver, Colorado, Alicia Bailey received a Bachelor of Fine Arts from the University of Colorado at Boulder. Ms. Bailey is a studio and book artist and the owner of Abecedarian Gallery in Denver, CO. This collection contains project models, artist's proofs, plans, prototypes, notes, samples, worksheets, image descriptions, and various other materials related to the production of books published by Bailey.

Dates: 1997 - 2012

Allied Jewish Community Council of Denver Records

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Identifier: B102
Abstract The Allied Jewish Community Council of Denver was established in 1949 with goals to unite the Jewish community of Denver and work to coordinate charitable activities and the advancement of the Jewish community in Denver. Collection contains administrative papers, surveys, pamphlets and brochures relating to the Allied Jewish Community Council of Denver.
Dates: Other: 1950-1980

Allied Jewish Federation Records

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Identifier: B103
Dates: 1945-1985

Altman Family Papers

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Identifier: B306
Abstract The families who settled in the failed agricultural colony of Cotopaxi included the Shames and Altman families. A Shames daughter, Yente, was married to Joe Washer who died soon after leaving Cotopaxi. Yente later married Moshe Yosef Altman. The Altman and Prezant family members were among the incorporators of Congregation Zera Abraham. In fact, the congregation was first organized at the home of Moses Joseph and Annie Shames Altman on West Colfax Avenue in 1887. In 1907, Moses and Annie Shames...
Dates: 1894-2005

AMC Cancer Research Center Records

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Identifier: B360
Abstract In 1954 Jewish Consumptives' Relief Society (JCRS) changed its mission to cancer research and became the American Medical Center and later known as the AMC Cancer Research Center. AMC completely merged with the University of Colorado Health Sciences Center in 2014. Collection contains board of trustee's minutes, committee minutes, reports, AMC By-laws, name plates, posters, publications, programs, photographs, and scrapbooks related to the AMC Cancer Research Center from 1957 through 2012....
Dates: Other: 1904-2012

American Association of University Women (AAUW) Papers

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Identifier: M403
Abstract The American Association of University Women (AAUW) is a national organization that aims to support and encourage women in higher education. Denver has a local city chapter made up of women from all universities in Colorado and beyond. Collection contains meeting minutes and journals.
Dates: Other: Majority of material found within 1930-1970; Other: Majority of material found within 1930-1970

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Jewish Family and Children's Service. (Denver, CO) 4
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Spivak, C. D. (Charles D.), 1861-1927 4
University of Denver. Center for Judaic Studies 4
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B'nai B'rith. Anti-defamation League. Mountain States Regional Office 3
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Bernstein, Dubby Perlmutter, 1915-2007 2
Colorado Committee of Concern for Soviet Jewry 2
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Hillel Academy (Denver, Colo.) 2
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Hornbein, Flora Anfenger, 1888-1964 2
Jewish National Home for Asthmatic Children in Denver (1953-1956) 2
Jewish War Veterans of the United States of America 2
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Rose Hill Cemetery (Commerce City, Colo.) 2
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Saliman's Bar and Grill 2
Schayer, Milton M. (Milton Mincha), 1876-1935 2
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Shwayder, Rachel Leah Kobey, 1858-1938 2
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Spivak, Jennie Charsky, 1869-1965 2
Stein, Azriel, 1896-1976 2
Stein, Irene Miller, 1894-2000 2
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