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Beck Archives Congregations Collection

 Collection
Identifier: B115
Abstract This collection contains materials intentionally assembled by Beck Archives. Materials relate to past and present Jewish congregations, which were or still are located in Denver, Colorado, or the western United States. Materials are originals or copies of items dating from 1906-2004, including receipts, correspondence, newspaper clippings, newsletters, member and founder lists, event programs, invitations, legal documents, interview transcripts, brochures, slichos, Hebrew Bibles, and historical...
Dates: c. 1800-2015

Ostrover Synagogue Records

 Collection
Identifier: B215
Abstract The founders of the Ostrover Beth Jacob Synagogue in Denver, Colorado hailed from Ostrov, Poland. The congregation was formally organized in 1908 as Congregation Ostrover Beth Jacob. Their first building was erected on Clay Street, but the synaogogue was later relocated to Federal Blvd. when the congregants outgrew their building and the city built a viaduct over the first building. The congregation remained at Federal Boulevard until 1949, when they relocated to a modest brick building on...
Dates: circa 1955

Rabbi Solomon S. Shapiro Publications

 Collection
Identifier: B323
Abstract

Rabbi Solomon S. Shapiro was born in Russia in 1887 and died in Denver, Colorado, in October of 1964. He was a scholar and rabbinal leader in Denver for more than thirty years. The collection contains two copies of his monograph "Essays Timely and Timeless" published in 1961 and three copies of his monograph "Itur B'rocho." There are also two pamphlets written by Rabbi Solomon.

Dates: Other: Date Not Yet Determined

Striker Family Religious Objects

 Collection
Identifier: B254
Abstract

The Striker family is a Denver Jewish family descended from the Jacobson, Fine, and Fishman families. The collection consists of religious materials that belonged to the Striker family or its ancestors. Materials include a tallit and bag, leather tefillin and accompanying bag, a machzor (or prayer book) circa 1909, and a Hebrew Bible.

Dates: circa 1900-1909