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Overview The Alfred Baltazar Baca papers contain framed certificates, plaques, and awards related to the work and career of University of Denver Sturm College of Law.
Overview Alta Merle Ricks (1905-2005) was a benefactress for the Ricks School of Gifted Children.Her generosity supported the Ricks Center building project and an endowment fund. She was a regular visitor to the school and attended many events. This collection contains items collected and created by Ricks, unconnected to the school, including family photographs, personal paintings, and various trophies and awards.
Overview Collection contains documents pertaining to awards granted and nominated from the University of Denver. This collection is unprocessed.
Dates: Other: Date Not Yet Determined
Overview M. Binstock & Co., Inc. was founded by Moses "Morris" Binstock and became one of the largest and best-known custom-tailoring houses in America. He was a Long time board member for over 50 years and President of The Ex-Patients' Sanatorium for Tuberculosis and Chronic Disease. Collection contains personal papers and awards for his philanthropic service.
Dates: 1920- c. 1968
Overview Elizabeth Hussey (1929-2017) was a journalist, distinguished skiier, and ski historian. Collection contains papers, correspondence, awards, clippings, photo albums, ephemera, memorabilia, and other materials related and/or belonging to Elizabeth Hussey.
Dates: Other: 1903-2005
Overview Since 2004, the Friends of The Dance Archive have honored several individuals who have made an outstanding contribution to dance as "Living Legends of Dance in Colorado" each year. This collection contains plaques inscribed with the names of the honorees, as well as files containing transcripts of oral histories with the honorees, biographical information about them, and audiovisual recordings from the annual awards banquet.
Overview The Grossman family emigrated to America from the Austro-Hungarian Empire and moved to Denver because of tuberculosis. Abraham Grossman was an active member of the traditional Beth Ha Medrosh Hagodol (BMH) Synagogue and later of the Oheb Zedek Congregation which broke away from BMH in 1911. The Oheb Zedek Congregation rejoined the parent synagogue toward the end of the Great Depression. Abraham Grossman was the proprietor of the Grossman's Haberdashery, located on Sixteenth Street in Denver,...
Overview East European Jewish immigrant, Adolph Kiesler, became a noted Colorado philanthropist. Born in Rumania in 1880, Kiesler settled in Denver's West Colfax Jewish neighborhood at the turn of the century, when he began as a peddler. He later recalled "I worked for fifteen cents a day at odd jobs, and then I got a job carring eoal for seventy-five cents a ton." Like so many immigrants, he scrimped and saved and after fifteen years and a variety of jobs, he had saved enough money to launch the...
Overview Kynewisbok (K-book) is the University of Denver yearbook.
Dates: Existence: 1898-2004
Overview The MUSE Awards collection contains documentation about the MUSE awards, including lists of nominations, application forms, and payment records. All audiovisual material has been individually cataloged in the Special Collections stacks. This collection only contains physical documentation.
- Subject: Awards X
- Allied Jewish Federation of Colorado 2
- Independent Order of B'nai B'rith. Denver Lodge No. 171 (Denver, Colo.) 2
- Ricks Center for Gifted Children (Denver, Colo.) 2
- University of Denver 2
- Allied Jewish Community Council of Denver 1
- American Association of Museums 1
- Baca, Alfred Baltazar (Balt) 1
- Binstock, Moses "Morris", 1885-1968 1
- Friends of the Carson-Brierly Dance Library 1
- Grazi, Sidney (Sid), 1914-2009 1
- Grossman, Abraham 1
- Grossman, Adeline 1
- Grossman, Sydney Harold, 1908-1981 1
- Hussy, Elizabeth 1
- Independent Order of B'nai B'rith 1
- Kennedy, John F. (John Fitzgerald), 1917-1963 1
- Kiesler, Adolph, 1880-1967 1
- Ricks, Alta Merle, 1905-2005 1
- Rifkin, Joan (Raisie), 1915-1983 1
- Rifkin, Max, 1911-1985 1
- Roberts, Paul 1
- Saliman Family 1
- Saliman, Richard S. (Dick), 1915-2010 1
- Truman, Harry S., 1884-1972 1
- Union of Orthodox Jewish Congregations of America 1
- United States. Department of the Interior 1
- West Side Benevolent Society 1
- Wolfson, Pearl Hayutin, 1918-2006 1 ∧ less