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National Council of Jewish Women, Denver Section Records

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Identifier: B094
Overview The National Council of Jewish Women, Denver Section (NCJW) was a women's philanthropic organization founded by Carrie Benjamin in October 1893 to serve the Denver, Colorado Jewish community. Most of the early members were members of Temple Emanuel in Denver and the collection details the contributions of women to social causes in Denver. Education was an early priority of the Denver Section and classes were held to serve Eastern European Jewish immigrants in the West Colfax area of...
Dates: 1894-2018

National Jewish Hospital Records

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Identifier: B005
Overview In 1899, the Jewish community erected National Jewish Hospital (NJH), the first sanatorium in Denver, Colorado for tuberculosis victims. With the financial assistance of the International Order of B'nai B'rith, the hospital served Jews and gentiles alike and accepted indigent patients free of charge. The NJH adopted a program that emphasized the benefits of fresh air, good nutrition, and rest. Some of the physicians associated with the hospital included Dr. Saling Simon, Dr. Robert Levy, and...
Dates: 1892 - 2018

Nettie Limon Plaques

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Identifier: B271
Overview Nettie Limon lived in the West Colfax area of Denver in the early 1900s and contributed to a number of Jewish organizations, including the West Side Benevolent Society. The West Side Benevolent Society was formed in 1906 and purchased land in 1908 for the Golden Hill Cemetery. The collection contains a Certificate for Membership of West Side Benevolent Society 1914; Certificate in Hebrew; Certificate for Contribution of $1.00 for U.S. Jewish Relief Day Special Fund 1916; Grand College Talmud...
Dates: 1914-1930

Pearl Wolfson Papers

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Identifier: B273
Overview Daughter of Max and Flora Hayutin, Pearl Hayutin Wolfson had 3 siblings (Freda, Irwin, and Benjamin) and married Meyer Wolfson in 1938. They had 4children, Risa Wolfson Maillin, Stanley Wolfson, Lynn Wolfson Zwerling, and Morey Wolfson. Collection contains pamphlets, letters, news clippings, awards, a book, titled Tapestry: A Collection of Stories Woven by Jewish Women related to Pearl Wolfson from 1970 through 2006.
Dates: 1970-2006

Phil Goodstein Exploring Jewish Colorado Papers

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Identifier: B025
Overview Phil H. Goodstein (1952- ) is a freelance historian who has written articles and books about Colorado and its history including Exploring Jewish Colorado published in 1992. The book covers Jewish history, people and organizations in Colorado. The papers relate to the writing of the book, Exploring Jewish Colorado, and include correspondence, questionnaires, pamphlets, newspaper clippings, manuscript drafts, galley proofs, photocopies of photographs and illustrations from the book, and a...
Dates: 1865-1992; Majority of material found in 1990-1992

Ray David Papers

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Identifier: B226
Overview Ray Morris David was known as the "Little Mother to the Poor" in Denver after she was hired to supervise relief activities for the Denver Jewish Aid Society. Ray David was born in Mobile, Alabama in 1864, the daughter of German Jewish parents, and died in Denver, Colorado in 1945. She married David David in 1885, but was widowed early and had to support five children. Her first paid position was as a quasi-social worker at National Jewish Hospital and she worked with Seraphine...
Dates: 1888-1982

Ray Shapiro Photographs

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Identifier: B286
Overview

Mrs. Aaron (Ray) Shapiro was born and raised in New York City and became involved in the fund raising activity for the Jewish Consumptives' Relief Society as a member of the New York Ladies' Auxiliary. The collection consists of an 1899 photograph of Ray Shapiro and a photograph of a plaque for a building on the JCRS campus erected with funds collected by the New York Ladies' Auxiliary.

Dates: 1899-1910

Rich Family and Denver Truck Sales Records

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Identifier: B381
Overview Eastern European Jewish immigrant Charles Rich (Shopsie Reich) began as a peddler and eventually started a business of buying and salvaging used automobiles called C. Rich Auto Parts. He helped pioneer the used automotive cars, trucks, and parts business in Denver. He and his wife Rebecca became the parents of 10 children. Their youngest son Ken Rich propelled the Denver Truck Sales to become one of the leading manufacturers and dealers of reconditioned used heavy specialty trucks in over 30...
Dates: circa 2005

Sandra Arkin Papers

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Identifier: B238
Overview Collection contains publications, pamphlets, newsletters, newsclippings, certificates, and recognitions related to Sandra Arkin.
Dates: 1989-2006

Schayer Family Papers

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Identifier: B239
Overview Milton M. Schayer was born in Denver, Colorado, in 1876 to German-Jewish parents and died in Denver in 1935. In 1920 he founded the Bankers Building and Loan Association, and served as its first president and treasurer. His son Charles Milton Schayer, born in 1913, married Faye Greenberg in 1941. Milton M. Schayer was active in many civic and religious organizations. He was director of the Denver Chamber of Commerce, which designated him Denver’s “most valuable citizen” in 1925. He...
Dates: 1879-2009

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National Council of Jewish Women. Denver Section 5
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Pisko, Seraphine Eppstein, 1861-1942 3
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Allied Jewish Community Council of Denver 1
Arkin, Sandra, Dr. 1
Arno, May 1
Asherman, Bea, 1909-1999 1
Ben Wisebart, Wide Awake Clothiers 1
Benjamin, Carrie (Caroline Shevelson), 1841-1931 1
Bercu Family 1
Beth David Sisterhood (Denver, Colo.) 1
Beth Israel Congregation (Greeley, Colo.) 1
Beth Jacob High School 1
Bialek, Sheila Hoffman 1
Billie Stein's Harmony Girls Band 1
Chicago Hide, Fur and Wool Company 1
Cohen, Simon Abraham, 1791-1871 1
Colorado Committee of Concern for Soviet Jewry 1
Colorado. Department of State 1
Congregation Micah (Denver, Colo.) 1
David, Ray (Ray Sarah Morris), 1864-1945 1
Denver (Colo.). City Council 1
Denver Chapter of Hadassah 1
Denver Council of Pioneer Women 1
Denver Sheltering Home for Jewish Children 1
Foster, Joyce C. (Joyce Cohn), 1944- 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
Friedman, William S., Rabbi, 1868-1944 1
Goldberg, Lillian C., 1915-1991 1
Goldman Loeb, Gloria Ann 1
Goodstein, Hyman A. 1
Goodstein, Phil H. 1
Grabfelder, Samuel, d.1920 1
Gross, Dorothy Bercu, 1917-2015 1
Hadassah, the Women's Zionist Organization of America 1
Hausmann, Marianne Pisko, 1880-1969 1
Hebrew Progressive Club of Greeley (Greeley, Colo.) 1
Hilb, Greta, 1904-1998 1
Hoffman, Lillian, 1913-1996 1
Jacobs, Mary N., 1904-1992 1
Jewish Consumptives' Relief Society (U.S.) 1
Jewish Consumptives' Relief Society (U.S.). New York Ladies' Auxiliary 1
Jewish National Home for Asthmatic Children 1
Jewish National Home for Asthmatic Children in Denver 1
Judd, Nina 1
Kaplan family 1
Kaplan, Adelle Trauke 1
Kaplan, Belle N. 1
Kaplan, Dora G. 1
Kaplan, Gerson 1
Kauvar, Belle Bluestone 1
Kauvar, C. E. Hillel, Rabbi, 1879-1971 1
Kleiner, Bertha Fried, 1894-1977 1
Krupp, Goldie, 1889-1961 1
Krupp, Morris, 1887-1987 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 Asthma Center (U.S.) 1
National Jewish Health (U.S.) 1
National Jewish Hospital for Consumptives (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
Pisko, Edward 1
Rich, Charles 1
Rich, Rebecca, 1904-2002 1
Rich, Ruth 1
Rubin, Lillian Fogel, 1922-1997 1
Schayer, Charles M., Jr., 1913-1997 1
Schayer, Faye G. (Faye Greenberg), 1915-2002 1
Schayer, Milton M. (Milton Mincha), 1876-1935 1
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