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Fair Cook Book

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Identifier: B295
Overview The Fair Cookbook was published by the Ladies of Congregation Emanuel in Denver, Colorado in 1888. It is the earliest known Jewish fundraising cookbook in America. The cookbook was sold at the fair that the Ladies of Temple Emanuel organized in 1888 to pay off the mortgage on the Temple. It is 49 pages in length with 13 sections, and features both traditional Jewish kosher recipes and recipes for non-kosher items as well as the names of individual contributors. The collection is a...
Dates: 1888

Fannie Eller Lorber Papers

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Identifier: B272
Overview Fannie Eller was born in Geishen, Russia, in 1881. She and her family immigrated to America when Fannie was a teenager and moved to the West Colfax area of Denver in 1896. She married Jacob Lorber and became interested in the plight of "tb orphans." In 1907, Fannie Lorber, Bessie Willems, and some other eastern European women founded the Denver Sheltering Home for Jewish Children to care for children of Jewish tb patients at the National Jewish Hospital for Consumptives and at the Jewish...
Dates: 1920-2006

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

Goodstein Family Papers

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Identifier: B153
Overview Joseph Scher was born in Latvia in 1884 and died in Denver in 1969. He emigrated in 1904 and graduated from the University of Wisconsin with a BA degree in Sociology and Economics in 1913. Joseph Scher joined the Immigration Service in 1918 and was an investigator for 32 years. He married Rose Saperstein of Pennsylvania that same year. Their daughter Lillian Marie Scher Goodstein was born in Chicago in 1914 and graduated from the University of Chicago. She was a teacher and school librarian...
Dates: 1893-1980

Greta Hilb Artwork

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Identifier: B154
Overview Greta Hilb (1904-1998) was born in Stuttgart, Germany and became a local Denver Jewish female artist of note. She studied at the Parsons School of Design in New York and settled in Denver in 1934. In 1964, she also co-authored a cookbook titled For Goodness Sake with Denver author Leora Mattingly Weber, famous nationally for her Beany Malone juvenile series. The Hilbs were related to the Levy family of Denver, founders of the Fashion Bar clothing store chain. The collection consists of two...
Dates: 1930-1990

Hebrew Progressive Club of Greeley Records

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Identifier: B160
Overview The Hebrew Progressive Club was organized as a social and charitable organization by recent Jewish immigrants in Greeley, Colorado. It was formed around 1920 and included men and women. The club became a woman's organization and supported such causes as The Children's Campaign, American Medical Center, Beth Israel Hospital in Denver, National Jewish Hospital and the Jewish Home for Asthmatic Children. An auxiliary was formed as part of the Sisterhood of Beth Israel Synagogue in Greeley, which...
Dates: 1952-1968

Ida Uchill Papers

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Identifier: B169
Overview Ida Libert Uchill was born in 1917 on a farm outside of Denver, Colorado to Paul and Fannie Pepper Libert. She died in 2014. Her family on her paternal side arrived in Denver via the port of Galveston in about 1911. In junior high she was a columnist in the childen's section of the Denver Post. Ida Uchill graduated from the University of Colorado with degrees in jouranalism and history and became a writer and journalist, specializing in Colorado Jewish history. She was the author of Pioneers,...
Dates: 1957-1980

Irene Miller Stein Family Objects, Artwork, and Other Material

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Identifier: B173
Overview Irene Miller (Mrs. Azriel) Stein was a professional artist well into her 90s. She was the daughter of Anna and Robert Lazar Miller, both pioneers of Denver's Jewish community. In 1921 she married Azriel Stein, a Pittsburgh, Pennsylvaina native and they had a son Stanley. Azriel Stein founded, owned, and operated Pencol Drug Store on the corner of Pennsylvania Street and Colfax Avenue in Denver. The collection contains papers, objects, scrapbooks that belonged to Robert Lazar Miller and...
Dates: 1885-2000

Jean and Milt Morris Papers

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Identifier: B275
Overview Milt Morris was born in Cleveland in 1915 and his family moved to Denver to find a cure for his mother's asthma at National Jewish Hospital. He graduated from the University of Denver College of Law in 1939. Milt Morris served in the Army Air Force during World War II. He taught business law at DU for eleven years. He practiced law in Denver for many years and was a partner in Feder, Morris, Tamblyn and Goldstein where he specialized in real estate law. In 1941, Jean Wohlegarth married her...
Dates: 1888-2007

Joanne Posner-Mayer Digitized Photographs and Scrapbooks

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Identifier: B427
Overview Joanne Posner-Mayer, a Denver native, started Ball Dynamics International in 1991 and introduced the fitness community to Fitball®. Her interest in physical therapy grew from her childhood dancing with what now is the Colorado Ballet. Raised in east Denver, Joanne Posner-Mayer attended George Washington High School and received a degree in physical therapy from CU. Following her dream of travel, Joanne worked in hospitals and clinics in Switzerland, where she was introduced to the successful...
Dates: circa1915-2020

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Hoffman, Lillian, 1913-1996 1
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Jewish Consumptives' Relief Society (U.S.) 1
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Jewish National Home for Asthmatic Children in Denver (1953-1956) 1
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Kauvar, C. E. Hillel, Rabbi, 1879-1971 1
Kleiner, Bertha Fried, 1894-1977 1
Kobey, Miriam Rachofsky, 1840-1921 1
Levi (Levӱ), Heinrich, 1861-1930 1
Levy, Tillye Shulman (Matilda), 1895-1984 1
Loeb (Löb), Bella Levi, 1890-1960 1
Loeb (Löb), Emil, 1881-1952 1
Loeb (Löb), Ernest K., 1924-1972 1
Loeb (Löb), Frank Ludwig, 1921-2007 1
Loeb, Dorothy Anne Katz, 1925-1998 1
Loeb, Laurence (Larry) Harvey, born 1950 1
Loeb, Ron (Ronald Emil), 1953-2018 1
Lorber, Fannie E. (Fannie Eller), 1881-1958 1
Miller, Robert Lazar, 1845-1941 1
Milstein, Harry L. 1
Morris, Jean Wohlgemuth , 1916-1999 1
Morris, Milton, 1915-2007 1
National Home for Jewish Children in Denver (1928-1952) 1
National Jewish Center for Immunology and Respiratory Medicine (U.S.) 1
National Jewish Hospital and Research Center (U.S.) 1
National Jewish Hospital and Research Center/National Asthma Center (U.S.) 1
National Jewish Medical and Research Center (U.S.) 1
National Jewish Welfare Board 1
Newman Studio (New York, N.Y.) 1
Peterman, Norma, 1922-1941 1
Peterman, Sophie Miller, 1900-1986 1
Pinkasova, Yafa (Tohfaxân), 1928-2010 1
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