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Overview The Beck Archives Photograph Collection contains photographs, negatives, and other materials which reflect the rich, varied, and vibrant Jewish experience in the Rocky Mountain region, with a special emphasis on Colorado. It also contains some photographs from other states and countries.
Dates: 1790-2006; 1790 - 2006
Overview Bernard Zion Lande, the grandson of early Denver Jewish pioneer Zion Wolf Karsh, was born in Denver, Colorado, on July 11, 1927. Lande grew up on Denver's west side and attended the Hebrew Educational Alliance. While still in his teens, he helped to found the Jewish Youth Council, and in 1947 he attended the Brandeis Camp in California, where he gained his first exposure to the philosophies of the Jewish Reconstructionist movement. Lande received a master's degree in social psychology from...
Overview Also known as Bais Yaakov Denver (BYD), Beth Jacob High School was founded in 1968 to provide young women with a Judaic and secular education. Collection contains a DVD titled ''Ripples in the Water'' and a book ''Beth Jacob High School of Denver 40th Anniversary Tribute Journal'' related to Beth Jacob High School from 2008.
Overview This collection contains materials related to Rabbi William S. Friedman and intentionally assembled by Special Collections and Archives, University Libraries. Friedman was the leader of Temple Emanuel (Denver, Colorado) from 1889 to 1939; he was involved in a number of religious and secular activities in the Denver community. He died in California in 1944 and is buried in Emanuel (Fairmount) Cemetery in Denver. Materials in the collection include newspaper clippings, correspondence, one...
Overview Collection contains press releases, newspaper clippings, correspondence, annual reports, degree program information, publications, Religious Advisory Council, Voices of Discovery, mailing list, Gay and Lesbian Fund, press, intertexts, leadership team, Public Good Committee, and conference materials related to the Scholars Program at the University of Denver.
Dates: Other: 1973
Dates: Other: Date Not Yet Determined
Overview The Hebrew Educational Alliance was founded in 1932 and became the largest congregation on Denver's west side. The Hebrew Educational Alliance was created as a result of the ''alliance'' between the Beth David Hebrew School Sisterhood and Brotherhood, and the Denver Hebrew Institute. The combined synagogue and Hebrew School was organized along Orthodox lines. On October 25, 1932, Rabbi Manuel Laderman arrived in Denver to serve as the first Rabbi of the Hebrew Educational Alliance. In 1994,...
Overview Jacob Gorden who was a Schohet, Talmudic scholar, and later a mohel, emigrated to Denver in 1914 from Kolki,Russia to join his uncle, Velvel Heller. Soon Jacob had saved enough to bring his wife Charlotte and daughter Bess over, and the family settled on the Denver's west side. Two more daughters and a son were born in the family. Collection contains papers and notes related to Jacob Gorden from 1920, documents, and digitized photographs from circa 1900 to 1969.
Dates: circa 1900-1977
Overview The Jewish Education Task Force was created in the Spring of 1988 to explore the problems and challenges faced by the community in the area of Jewish education, as a result of the 1987 seminar "Major Issues in Jewish Education" presented by the Jewish Education Service of North America (JESNA). Collection contains administrative paperwork from the Jewish Education Task Force and questionnaires from 14 Denver area Jewish educational schools and camps.
Overview Congregation Rodef Shalom is a Conservative Congregation in Denver, CO. The collection contains copies of sermons, Torah study materials, directories and planners, materials from the 1973 Midwest Region United Synagogue Convention, 25th anniversary celebration, stained glass dedication and other Miscellaneous documents relating to Rodef Shalom. The collection also contains one folder of materials relating to the Rodef Shalom Sisterhood which includes calendars, ephemera, roster and meeting...
- Subject: Jewish religious education X
- Hebrew Educational Alliance (Denver, Colo.) 2
- Beth David Sisterhood (Denver, Colo.) 1
- Beth Jacob High School 1
- Brandeis-Bardin Institute (Brandeis, Simi Valley, Calif.) 1
- Congregation Rodef Shalom (Denver, Colo.) 1
- Friedman, William S., Rabbi, 1868-1944 1
- Gorden, Charlotte, 1890-1960 1
- Gorden, Jacob, 1887-1977 1
- Jewish Education Task Force 1
- Kaplan, Bess 1
- Laderman, Manuel, Rabbi, 1909-1989 1
- Lande, Bernard Zion, 1927-1978 1
- Rocky Mountain Jewish Historical Society 1
- University of Denver 1
- University of Denver. Center for Judaic Studies. Ira M. Beck Memorial Collection of Rocky Mountain Jewish History 1
- University of Denver. Department of Religious Studies 1 ∧ less