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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
Abstract Collection contains records from various Jewish organizations from around the Denver area from 1880-2007. Organizations include: American Medical Center (1965); Public Attitude Toward Minorities (1948); Beth Jacob High School (1974-79); Cheltenhamm School (1924-25); Denver Academy Torah (1963-94); Free Loan Society (1888-1901); Holocaust Institute (1982-1987); Jews for Jesus (1972-1975); Jewish War Veterans (1916-1951); Jewish Women and Benevolent Societies in Denver (1872-1908); Kauvar Chair...
Dates: Other: 1880-2009
Abstract Seraphine Eppstein Pisko was Executive-Secretary of National Jewish Hospital from 1911 to 1938. She was involved in both Jewish and secular social organizations, holding executive positions in the Hebrew Ladies' Benevolent Society, National Council of Jewish Women, and National Jewish Hospital. The collection, intentionally assembled by the Beck Archives, consists of papers providing biographical information about Pisko as well as letterhead and invitations from National Jewish Hospital and...
Abstract Mary Jacobs (1902-1994) grew up in Denver and was involved extensively with social service organizations in Denver including the National Council of Jewish Women, which she was President of Council 1954-55, Jewish Family and Children's Services and the Allied Jewish Community Council. The Mary Jacobs Papers contains newspaper clippings, correspondence, programs, by-laws, speeches, notes, board meeting agenda, newsletters and notebooks related to Mary Jacobs from 1950 through 1988.
Abstract 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 also 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...
- Subject: Jews -- Charities X
- Jewish women -- Colorado -- Denver 3
- Charity organization 2
- Denver (Colo.) 2
- Jews -- Colorado -- Denver 2
- Charities -- Colorado -- Denver 1
- Holocaust, Jewish (1939-1945) 1
- Hospital administrators -- Denver (Colo.) 1
- Jewish children 1
- Jewish refugees 1
- Jews -- Colorado -- Charities 1
- Jews -- Colorado -- Social life and customs 1
- Oral histories 1
- Printed ephemera 1
- Public schools 1
- Social service -- Colorado -- Denver 1
- Women in charitable work -- Denver (Colo.) 1
- Women philanthropists 1 ∧ less
- National Council of Jewish Women. Denver Section 3
- Allied Jewish Community Council of Denver 2
- AMC Cancer Research Center and Hospital (Denver, Colo.) 1
- Benjamin, Carrie (Caroline Shevelson), 1841-1931 1
- Cheltenham Elementary School (Denver, Colo.) 1
- Jacobs, Mary N., 1904-1992 1
- Jewish Family and Children's Service. (Denver, CO) 1
- National Jewish Health (U.S.) 1
- National Jewish Hospital for Consumptives (U.S.) 1
- National Jewish Welfare Board 1
- Pisko, Seraphine Eppstein, 1861-1942 1
- University of Denver. Center for Judaic Studies. Ira M. Beck Memorial Collection of Rocky Mountain Jewish History 1 ∧ less