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Howard Jenkins, Jr. Papers

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Identifier: M004
Overview Howard Jenkins, Jr., (1915-2003) was a labor law attorney who was the first African-American appointed to the U.S. National Labor Relations Board (NLRB), where he served from 1963-1983. He began his law career in Denver, Colorado and was Professor of Law at Howard University School of Law from 1946-1955. He also served as Special Assistant to the Solicitor of Labor, 1956-1959; Director of the Office of Regulations at the Bureau of Labor-Management Reports, 1959-1962; and Assistant...
Dates: 1935-1997; Majority of material found within 1963-1983

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

JCRS Isaac Solomon Historic Synagogue Foundation Records

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Identifier: B353
Overview 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
Overview 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

John A. Chapman Papers

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Identifier: M039
Overview John Chapman, nicknamed ''Old Frostface'' by the press and ''The Curmudgeon'' by affectionate colleagues, was a drama critic for the New York Daily News in the 1930s through the 1950s. Chapman spent some time reviewing movies in Hollywood, but his base was always in Manhattan. He and his wife Georgia also maintained a home in Westport, Connecticut. He was the son of Arthur Chapman, a Denver, Colorado newspaperman best known for his poem ''Out Where the West Begins.'' The bulk of the...
Dates: 1874-1979

John A. Love Papers

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Identifier: M066
Overview John Arthur Love (1916-2002) was governor of Colorado from 1962-1973. His gubernatorial terms saw increases in spending for education and pollution control, as well as the first state law legalizing abortion, and a "sunshine law", which opened government meetings to the public. After leaving the governorship, he became Director of the Office of Energy Policy under President Richard M. Nixon. He later served as CEO and Director of the Denver-based Ideal Basic Industries, taught...
Dates: 1952-1973

Judd Family Papers

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Identifier: B088
Overview The Judd Family papers trace the involvement of the Judd family in the construction industry which began with Abraham Judelowitz who arrived in Denver in the 1880s and was instrumental in the building of the first Beth haMedrosh (BMH) Synagogue. His son, Samuel Judd was born in Denver in 1892 and began as an architect and engineer at the Bureau of Reclamation in 1918. He selected sites and designed many large dams, including Hoover dam. He was the city planner for Boulder City, Nevada and...
Dates: 1865-2009

Levitt Family Papers

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Identifier: B315
Overview Isadore and Yetta Prezant Levitt and their descendants have lived in Denver, Colorado for over a century. Isadore (Shea) and Yetta Prezant Levitt came to Denver, Colorado from Russia in the early 1900s and settled in the Eastern European Jewish enclave around West Colfax Avenue. The Levitt Family Papers contain a family tree, a reunion directory and scanned photographs. The papers reflect the Americanization of an Eastern European Jewish extended family during the twentieth...
Dates: 1876-1995; Majority of material found in 1940-1952

Lillian Cushing McFarlane Papers

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Identifier: D051
Overview This collection contains materials relating to the life of Lillian Cushing McFarlane. It includes photographs, photo albums, invitations and correspondence.
Dates: Other: 1902-1969

Lillian Fogel Rubin Photograph Albums

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Identifier: B194
Overview Lillian Fogel Rubin was born in Denver, Colorado on August 17, 1922 to parents who came from Maczyv, Poland through Ellis Island in 1904. Her parents and aunts and uncles were Orthodox Jews. Lillian Fogel's mother belonged to the Sisterhood at the Hebrew Educational Alliance and the Auxiliaries of JCRS and Beth Israel Hospital. Lillian Fogel lived on the West Side of Denver until she married Herman Rubin in 1947 and they moved to Ogden, Utah. Lillian Rubin died in Ogden, Utah on March 24, 1997....
Dates: Other: 1930-1948

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Adelstein, Bertha Greenberg, 1904-1993 1
Adelstein, Morris E., 1894-1968 1
Adelstein, Stanford M., 1931- 1
Ambrose, Arlen 1
Asherman, Bea, 1909-1999 1
B'nai B'rith. Anti-defamation League. Mountain States Regional Office 1
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Bernstein, Dubby Perlmutter, 1915-2007 1
Bernstein, Heloise H. (Davis), 1891-1961 1
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Berry, Dokes (Dorothy Kobey), 1905-2009 1
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Bloom, Ida Strait, 1894-1987 1
Bloom, Pizer, 1885-1962 1
Bloom, Sam S, 1911-1990 1
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Blumberg, Anne, 1913-1974 1
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Buchtel, Henry Augustus, 1847-1924 1
Carson Brierly Giffin Dance Library 1
Cayton, Max 1
Central Agency for Jewish Education (1973-2016) 1
Central City Opera Festival 1
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Chapman, Arthur, 1873-1935 1
Chapman, John, 1900-1972 1
Charity Organization Society (Denver, Colo.) 1
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Chernoff, Morris Z., 1890-1970 1
Chicago Hide, Fur and Wool Company 1
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Cohen, Joe 1
Cohen, Simon Abraham, 1791-1871 1
Colorado Poetry Fellowship 1
Cushing, Lillian 1
Deardorff, Alice Richardson, d.1948 1
Denver Public Library 1
Draper, Benjamin 1
Eagle, Viki 1
Evans, William Gray, 1855-1924 1
Ex-Patients' Tubercular Home (Denver, Colo.) 1
Fashion Bar (Denver, Colo.) 1
Felsinger, Virginia 1
Friedenthal, Hattie Schayer, 1867-1922 1
Friedman, Carol (Carol Jean), 1936 or 1937- 1
Goldstein, Ida Greinitz 1
Goldstein, Jerry 1
Goldstein, Mark 1
Goldstein, Murph (Mordecai) 1
Goodstein, Moses Isaac 1
Gordon , Harry A., 1880-1949 1
Gordon Sign Company (1904-2012) 1
Gordon, Edward J., 1913-2000 1
Gordon, Leonard , 1916-2008 1
Gose, Finley Orson 1
Grazi, Sidney (Sid), 1914-2009 1
Green Gables Country Club 1
Greinitz, Abraham, 1867 or 1868- 1
Greintz, Toba 1
Gross, David 1
Gross, Dorothy Bercu, 1917-2015 1
Grossman, Abraham 1
Grossman, Adeline 1
Grossman, Sydney Harold, 1908-1981 1
Harris (Hirsch) Family 1
Harris, Solomon, 1857-1954 1
Hayutin family 1
Hayutin, Arnold (Arnie), 1936-2015 1
Himelgrin, Evelyn (Paper), 1928-2009 1
Himelgrin, Gerald "Jerry", 1924-1989 1
Hornbein family 1
Hornbein, Flora Anfenger, 1888-1964 1
Hornbein, Louis, 1907- 1
Hornbein, Marjorie, 1913-2006 1
Hornbein, Philip, 1879-1962 1
Hornbein, Philip, Jr., 1915-1987 1
Howard University. School of Law 1
Hurst, Allan, 1910-1989 1
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