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David Silver Certificates and Plaques

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Identifier: B334
Overview David Silver was a Holocaust survivor who immigrated to Denver, CO. In Denver he was a very active mason and a Shriner with El Jebel. Collection contains certificates, and plaques related to David Silver from 1957 through 1999.
Dates: 1957-1999

Denver Chapter of Hadassah Records

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Identifier: B157
Overview The Denver Chapter of Hadassah was organized in 1915. Hadassah is a Zionist organization that combine the Jewish emphasis on social welfare with the ideology of Zionism. The Denver Chapter continues to support Israel and to promote health awareness, education, and Zionist youth programs. The minutes, programs, publications, and scrapbooks and scrapbooks reflect the history of a Jewish women's organization with programs in Israel and Denver.
Dates: 1927-2015

Denver Council of Pioneer Women Records

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Identifier: B142
Overview Pioneer Women, the Labor Zionist women's organization in the United States was founded in 1925. The group sought to elevate the public profile of the Zionist pioneer women's cooperatives in Palestine. The Pioneer Women supported the women workers' organization through American-based philanthropic efforts. The Pioneer Women also emphasized the importance of women in the American Zionist movement and helped the Jewish working-class Jewish immigrant who believed the aims and ideals of socialist...
Dates: Other: 1928-1973

Lillian Salomon Books

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Identifier: B364
Overview Lilian Salomon was born in Colorado in 1866, one of Denver's earliest Jewish pioneer families. She grew up in Denver and married James Geoffrey McMurry and had one child, James Taylor. Her father Hyman Zadek Salomon was a charter member of B’nai B’rith Denver lodge no. 171 and part owner of Salomon Bros. Grocers. Collection contains a two volume set of Incidents of Travel in Egypt, Arabia Petraea and the Holy Land by John Lloyd Stephens (1838) with an inscription in the second volume "Lillie...
Dates: 1838-1885

Max Livingston Sonneborn Institute Print

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Identifier: B235
Overview Single item collection contains one mounted and framed print with photos of participants and color drawing of the room in Rudolf Sonneborn's home in New York City where the first meeting of the Sonneborn Institute was held on July 1st, 1945.
Dates: 1945

Rosen And Sladek Family Papers

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Identifier: B292
Overview Russian Jewish immigrants Samuel Castille and Zelda Goldberg Rosen settled on Denver's west side and raised 13 children. Their daughter Clara Rosen married Joseph Rosen and they had four children including Selma Rosen who married Osi Sladek. Joseph Rosen began selling newspapers in Denver at the age of seven, starting out as a helper for his future brothers-in-law Max and Al Rosen. Hyman Rosen was born in Denver in 1916, the third youngest of the 13 children of Samuel and Zelda Rosen. He began...
Dates: 1960-2015

State of Israel Bonds Scrapbook

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Identifier: B253
Overview Israel bonds is the US underwriter of debt securities issued by the government of Israel. In 1951, the country began to sell bonds to help the Israel recover from its war for independence. The country continues to sell bonds today. Collection contains a scrapbook from the State of Israel Bonds presented to John A. Love, Governor of Colorado, November 30, 1969. Scrapbook contains correspondence, newspaper clippings, ephemera, photographs and telegrams. All materials are related to the dinner...
Dates: 1969

Zivin and Joselewitz Families Correspondence

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Identifier: B268
Overview The Zivin and Joselewitz were Russian Jewish immigrant families who settled in Denver, Colorado. Collection contains correspondence, playing cards, news clippings, and Russian booklets related to the Zivin and Joselewitz families from 1900.
Dates: circa 1900-1982