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Bea Asherman Papers

 Collection
Identifier: B343
Abstract Bea Asherman was a longtime volunteer for National Jewish Health, beginning when she joined the New York Auxiliary Chapter of the National Home for Jewish Children, later the National Asthma Center. She became president of the New York auxillary, and then a national auxiliary board member and trustee. She continued to volunteer after the National Asthma Center merged with National Jewish Hospital. She helped establish 17 auxiliary chapters in New York. Collection contains photographs,...
Dates: 1924-1998

Beck Archives Biographical Materials Collection

 Collection
Identifier: B111
Abstract

This collection contains biographical materials associated with prominent Colorado Jewish individuals or families and, in a few cases, groups of Jewish Coloradoans. Materials include newspaper clippings, obituaries, correspondence, photocopies of legal documents, books, magazines, and essays.

Dates: Coverage: 1836-2017

Benjamin M. Blumberg Papers

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Identifier: B121
Abstract Benjamin M. Blumberg (1911-1978) was in the newspaper business and was a reporter or editor for a number of Colorado newspapers, many of which focused on Colorado's Jewish community. Blumberg held leadership positions with many Jewish community organizations, including Allied Jewish Community Council, B'nai B'rith Lodge #171 in Denver, and the Jewish Youth Council in Denver. He was the first administrator of General Rose Hospital in Denver, and he was also employed with Massachusetts Mutual...
Dates: 1872-1978

Colorado Poetry Fellowship, Inc. Records

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Identifier: M068
Abstract The Colorado Poetry Fellowship was formed in 1933 for the purpose of encouraging the development and recognition of the poets in the Rocky Mountain region. The group participated in International Poetry Week, presented readings by nationally known poets, and published the little magazine Timberlines until 1964, when the Fellowship disbanded. This collection includes correspondence, incorporation papers, committee reports, membership rosters, proclamations, and issues of Timberlines, as well as...
Dates: 1934-1964; Majority of material found within 1934-1950

JCRS Isaac Solomon Historic Synagogue Foundation Records

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Identifier: B353
Abstract The Isaac Solomon Historic Synagogue Foundation was founded in 2001 with a mission to restore the Beth Jacob Synagogue building and a tent structure on the former campus of the Jewish Consumptives' Relief Society (JCRS) in Lakewood, Colorado. The Foundation was dissolved in 2013 due to financial challenges. This collection shows the process and challenges of historic preservation. Collection contains correspondence, architectural and construction information, historical background materials,...
Dates: circa 1957-2012

Jimmy Clossin Papers

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Identifier: D050
Abstract Born in West Texas, Jimmy Clossin was a square-dance caller and teacher who published a book of West Texas Cowboy Square Dances. He taught dance classes at universities and schools across the United States. This collection contains photographs, programs, serials, class syllabi, correspondence, a scrapbook, and papers related to Clossin's square dance teaching.
Dates: 1923-1981

Prezant Family Papers

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Identifier: B322
Abstract Chalres Prezant helped to organize the first Jewish colony and the first synagogue in Denver, CO. He came from Russia in 1880 with 13 other Jewish families straight to Denver. With his wife, Clara, they had nine children. One file folder containing two copies of ''The Prezant Family'' and personal papers. "The Prezant Family" is a history of the family compiled by Carol Friedman. Book includes photographs, correspondence, biographies and written family history beginning with Charles and Clara.
Dates: 1991; Coverage: Late 19th - Early 20th Centuries

Rael Family Papers

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Identifier: M427
Dates: Other: 1890-2010

State of Israel Bonds Scrapbook

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Identifier: B253
Abstract 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

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American Medical Center (Denver, Colo.) 1
Asherman, Bea, 1909-1999 1
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Blumberg, Anne, 1913-1974 1
Blumberg, Benjamin M., 1911-1978 1