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Bernstein Family Digitized Photographs

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Identifier: B347
Overview Collection contains (19) digitized photographs of the 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...
Dates: 1910-1960

Bernstein Family Papers

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Identifier: B338
Overview Samuel and Heloise Bernstein moved from New York before their only child, Leonard, was born in Denver. Samuel worked in retail clothing. Leonard worked for Denver and Rio Grande RR for over 50 years. Most of the documents center around Heloise, Samuel and Leonard. Collection contains marriage announcements and certificates, death certificates, military certificates, postcards, photographs, and scrapbooks related to the Bernstein family from 1893 through 1966.
Dates: 1890-1992

Chappell Family and Canteen Company Publications

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Identifier: B317
Overview Joseph Chappel was born in Slonim, Belarus in 1903 and died in Denver in 1992. A history in Yiddish of the town of Slonim, Belarus. contains information and photographs of the Chappell family. The national Canteen Company is vending machine company. The Canteen Company of Colorado was started in Denver by Joseph Chappell when he became a distributor in Denver, Colorado in 1933. His son William Chappell also managed the Canteen Company of Colorado. The bound copies of "Canteen News" 1937-1951,...
Dates: 1900-1951

Collection on Otto Mears

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Identifier: B216
Overview Otto Mears (1840-1931) was an entrepreneurial businessman who built railroads and was essential to the development of Southwestern Colorado. The son of an English father and Russian mother, he immigrated to the United States after being orphaned at an early age. After making it all the way to California he was placed in a boardinghouse at eleven years old when relatives could not be found to care for him. After serving in the Civil War he moved to Colorado where he began to build his empire....
Dates: Other: 1892, 1948-1980

Frankel Family Papers

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Identifier: B149
Overview Henry Franke (1861-1909) was born in Manchester, England, but settled in Chicago, Illinois. He married his wife Lulu Kline (1865-1932) in 1882, and the couple had three children: Louis, Suzy and Henry (Henny). In 1900, the family moved to Denver (Lulu's birthplace) for Henry's health. Henry and Lulu opened Frankel Staionary store in 1906, which under the guidence of Henry Frankel Jr. eventually became the Frankel Manufacturing Company. The company produced typewriter ribbons as its first...
Dates: 1961-1984

Fried Family Papers

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Identifier: B150
Overview

For over 85 years, the Fried family in Denver, Colorado owned the Fried's Art & Gift Shop. It was operated by Bela and Kate Fried's daughters Mary Fried, Bertha Fried Kleiner, and Sally Fried. This collection contains the correspondence, legal documents, personal materials of the Fried family, Fried's Art & Gift Shop records, and an embroidered woman's pump that belonged to Sally Fried.

Dates: 1880-1984

Goldstein Family Digitized Photographs

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Identifier: B393
Overview Moses-Isaac and Faye Rosenthal Goodstein arrived in Denver 1872 after fleeing from Russia Poland to London. Moses-Isaac Goodstein worked for his brother in law Philip Rosenthal in the Swansea Smelting Works and the Denver Rolling Mills. Abraham Grienetz escaped conscription into the Russian Army and moved to Denver. He married Faye Goodstein in 1910 and began a grocery store near the current location of Mile High Stadium. Joe Cohen came from New York’s Lower East side and married Masha in...
Dates: circa 1885-1970

Grossman Family Papers

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Identifier: B155
Overview The Grossman family emigrated to America from the Austro-Hungarian Empire and moved to Denver because of tuberculosis. Abraham Grossman was an active member of the traditional Beth Ha Medrosh Hagodol (BMH) Synagogue and later of the Oheb Zedek Congregation which broke away from BMH in 1911. The Oheb Zedek Congregation rejoined the parent synagogue toward the end of the Great Depression. Abraham Grossman was the proprietor of the Grossman's Haberdashery, located on Sixteenth Street in Denver,...
Dates: 1916-1973

Guaranty Bank and Trust Records

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Identifier: B425
Overview The Guaranty Bank and Trust Company was founded in June 1955 by a group of Jewish businessmen to create access for Jewish businesses to get loans. Anti-Semitism made it difficult for Jews to get loans from other banks. Walter A. Woods, Herbert Horwich, and Ira L. Quiat signed the original Articles of Incorporation. The stylized "G" logo was created in 2006. In 2017, the Guaranty Bank was purchased and merged into the Independent Bank out of Texas. The collection contains copies of corporate...
Dates: 1955-2016

Harry Pells Papers

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Identifier: B328
Overview Harry Pells was Jewish businessman in Denver, CO. He owned and operated an insurance agency and was an active marine. Harry Pells enlisted in the Army in both WWI and WWII. He was later involved in veterans’ organizations, such as the Jewish War Veterans and the American Legion where he organized a toy drive that sent over 50,000 toys to Europe. Collection contains personal papers, news clippings, pamphlets and, a newsletter related to Harry Pells from 1918 through 1986.
Dates: Other: 1918-1986

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Independent Order of B'nai B'rith. Denver Lodge No. 171 (Denver, Colo.) 2
Kobey, Miriam Rachofsky, 1840-1921 2
Perlmutter, Jordon 2
Shwayder Family 2
Shwayder, Isaac, 1855-1916 2
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Shwayder, Rachel Leah Kobey, 1858-1938 2
University of Denver. Center for Judaic Studies. Ira M. Beck Memorial Collection of Rocky Mountain Jewish History 2
A. D. Radinsky and Sons, Inc. 1
Adolf Goldhammer Wholesale Wines and Liquors 1
Aguilar, Grace, 1816-1847 1
Allied Jewish Federation of Colorado 1
Ambrose, Arlen 1
Ambrose, Aubrey, 1910-1996 1
Ambrose, Harriett Hausman, 1913-2013 1
Ambrus, Mendel Emanuel Epstein 1
American Legion. Department of Colorado 1
Appel family 1
Appel, David E. 1
Appel, Elaine Monderer 1
Appel, Jacob S. 1
Appel, Max 1
Appel, Rose Spiesberger, 1881-1943 1
Appel, Simon 1
Appel, Walter Michael, Sr., 1879-1961 1
Beck, Ira M., 1922-1975 1
Beck, Peryle Hayutin, 1915-2006 1
Ben Wisebart, Wide Awake Clothiers 1
Bernstein family 1
Bernstein, Dubby Perlmutter, 1915-2007 1
Bernstein, Heloise H. (Davis), 1891-1961 1
Bernstein, Leonard Joseph, 1916-2012 1
Bernstein, Samuel J., 1889-1966 1
Berry, Hannah Shwayder, 1895-1986 1
Beth Israel Congregation (Greeley, Colo.) 1
Bloom, Barbara A. 1
Bloom, Ida Strait, 1894-1987 1
Bloom, Pizer, 1885-1962 1
Bloom, Sam S, 1911-1990 1
Blumberg, Anne, 1913-1974 1
Blumberg, Benjamin M., 1911-1978 1
Canteen Company of Colorado 1
Chappell, Joseph L., 1903-1992 1
Cohen, Joe 1
Cohen, Simon Abraham, 1791-1871 1
Frankel, Henry 1
Frankel, Henry Jr. 1
Fried family 1
Fried's Art and Gift Shop (Denver, Colo.) 1
Fried's Picture Frame Factory (Denver, Colo.) 1
Fried, Bela, 1860-1900 1
Fried, Eugene, 1872-1942 1
Fried, Kate, 1863-1954 1
Fried, Mary, 1896-1965 1
Fried, Sally, 1897-1994 1
Friedenthal, Hattie Schayer, 1867-1922 1
Gass, Alan Golin 1
Gass, Joseph, 1870-1943 1
General Rose Memorial Hospital 1
Ginsberg, Max, 1869-1933 1
Goldhammer, Adolph (Adolf), 1847-? 1
Goldstein, Ida Greinitz 1
Goldstein, Jerry 1
Goldstein, Mark 1
Goldstein, Murph (Mordecai) 1
Golin, May Margaret 1
Goodstein, Moses Isaac 1
Green's Dry Goods Store (Antonito, Colo.) 1
Greinitz, Abraham, 1867 or 1868- 1
Greintz, Toba 1
Grossman, Abraham 1
Grossman, Adeline 1
Grossman, Sydney Harold, 1908-1981 1
Guaranty Bank and Trust Company (1955-2017) 1
Harry Pells Insurance Agency 1
Harsham, Ted E. 1
Hayutin, Anna Ginsberg, 1893-1973 1
Hayutin, Arnold (Arnie), 1936-2015 1
Hebrew Educational Alliance (Denver, Colo.) 1
I. Rothschild Produce Company 1
Intermountain Jewish News 1
Jewish Consumptives' Relief Society (U.S.) 1
Judd, Nina 1
Kadish , Harry , 1818-1926 1
Katz, Moses M., 1899-after 1982 1
Kesselman, Fern (Bloom), 1913-2002 1
Kleiner, Bertha Fried, 1894-1977 1
Kobey family 1
Kobey, Abraham, d. 1921 1
Leventhal, Frayde Sobel, 1923-2010 1
Leventhal, Harold, 1922-2013 1
Masarky, Bobbe (Bobetta Jane Oberfelder), 1916-1981 1
May Department Stores Company 1
Mears, Otto, 1840-1931 1
Michael, Stella Anfenger, 1877-1948 1
Miller, Micky (Myron Miller) 1
National Jewish Hospital and Research Center (U.S.) 1
Neusteter, Max D., 1874-1925 1
Neusteter, Myron 1
Oberfelder, Arthur M., 1890 or 1891-1954 1
Oberfelder, Hazel, 1895-1978 1
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