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Beck Archives Photograph Collection

 Collection
Identifier: B063
Overview

The Beck Archives Photograph Collection contains materials which reflect the rich, varied, and vibrant Jewish experience in the Rocky Mountain region, with a special emphasis on Colorado.

Beth David Sisterhood Articles of Incorporation

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Identifier: B280
Overview In 1926, Beth David Sisterhood was founded in an effort to create a new Hebrew school and Jewish social center for the West Colfax area of Denver, Colorado. The Beth David Hebrew School and Center met at the home of the Reverend and Mrs. Jacob Gordon at 1490 Julian Street. In November 1928, Beth David Sisterhood formed an alliance with Beth David Brotherhood and the Denver Hebrew Institute, and this group became known as the Hebrew Educational Alliance in 1929. The collection consists of the...

Collection on Lillian Hoffman

 Collection
Identifier: B331
Overview Collection contains books and videos, related to Lillian Hoffman from 1960 through 2014. Lillian Hoffman was a founding and active member of the Colorado Commitee of Concern for Soviet Jewry. She began public Jewish protests in Denver and was the first to speak to a Soviet Jewish prisoner.

Collection on Seraphine Pisko

 Collection
Identifier: B242
Overview Seraphine Eppstein Pisko was Executive-Secretary of National Jewish Hospital from 1911 to 1938. She was involved in both Jewish and secular social organizations, holding executive positions in the Hebrew Ladies' Benevolent Society, National Council of Jewish Women, and National Jewish Hospital. The collection, intentionally assembled by the Beck Archives, consists of papers providing biographical information about Pisko as well as letterhead and invitations from National Jewish Hospital and...

Congregation Micah Sisterhood Records

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Identifier: B137
Overview The Sisterhood of Congregation Micah was a unit in the congregation until 1976. Membership declined during the 1960s and in 1976 the Congregation sold their buildings to the Mount Gilead Baptist Church and the Sisterhood ceased to exist. The collection primarily contains administrative and financial records, but also newsclippings, event materials, and recipes.

Denver Council of Pioneer Women Records

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Identifier: B142
Overview Pioneer Women, the Labor Zionist women's organization in the United States was founded in 1925. The group sought to elevate the public profile of the Zionist pioneer women's cooperatives in Palestine. The Pioneer Women supported the women workers' organization through American-based philanthropic efforts. The Pioneer Women also emphasized the importance of women in the American Zionist movement and helped the Jewish working-class Jewish immigrant who believed the aims and ideals of socialist...

Fair Cook Book

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Identifier: B295
Overview The Fair Cookbook was published by the Ladies of Congregation Emanuel in Denver, Colorado in 1888. It is the earliest known Jewish fundraising cookbook in America. The cookbook was sold at the fair that the Ladies of Temple Emanuel organized in 1888 to pay off the mortgage on the Temple. It is 49 pages in length with 13 sections, and features both traditional Jewish kosher recipes and recipes for non-kosher items as well as the names of individual contributors. The collection is a...

Fannie Eller Lorber Papers

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Identifier: B272
Overview Fannie Eller was born in Geishen, Russia, in 1881. She and her family immigrated to America when Fannie was a teenager and moved to the West Colfax area of Denver in 1896. She married Jacob Lorber and became interested in the plight of "tb orphans." In 1907, Fannie Lorber, Bessie Willems, and some other eastern European women founded the Denver Sheltering Home for Jewish Children to care for children of Jewish tb patients at the National Jewish Hospital for Consumptives and at the Jewish...

Fried Family Papers

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Identifier: B150
Overview

For over 85 years, the Fried family in Denver, Colorado owned the Fried's Art & Gift Shop. It was operated by Bela and Kate Fried's daughters Mary Fried, Bertha Fried Kleiner, and Sally Fried. This collection contains the correspondence, legal documents, personal materials of the Fried family, Fried's Art & Gift Shop records, and an embroidered woman's pump that belonged to Sally Fried.

Greta Hilb Artwork

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Identifier: B154
Overview Greta Hilb (1904-1998) was born in Stuttgart, Germany and became a local Denver Jewish female artist of note. She studied at the Parsons School of Design in New York and settled in Denver in 1934. In 1964, she also co-authored a cookbook titled For Goodness Sake with Denver author Leora Mattingly Weber, famous nationally for her Beany Malone juvenile series. The Hilbs were related to the Levy family of Denver, founders of the Fashion Bar clothing store chain. The collection consists of two...

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National Council of Jewish Women. Denver Section 4
Hebrew Educational Alliance (Denver, Colo.) 2
Jewish Family and Children's Service. (Denver, CO) 2
National Jewish Hospital (U.S.) 2
Pisko, Seraphine Eppstein, 1861-1942 2
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Allied Jewish Community Council of Denver 1
Arkin, Sandra, Dr. 1
Arno, May 1
Benjamin, Carrie (Caroline Shevelson), 1841-1931 1
Beth David Sisterhood (Denver, Colo.) 1
Beth Israel Congregation (Greeley, Colo.) 1
Bialek, Sheila Hoffman 1
Billie Stein's Harmony Girls Band 1
Cohen, Simon Abraham 1
Colorado Committee of Concern for Soviet Jewry 1
Colorado. Department of State 1
Congregation Emanuel (Denver, Colo.) 1
Congregation Micah (Denver, Colo.) 1
David, Ray (Ray Sarah Morris), 1864-1945 1
Denver (Colo.). City Council 1
Denver Council of Pioneer Women 1
Denver Sheltering Home for Jewish Children 1
Foster, Joyce C. (Joyce Cohn), 1944- 1
Fried family 1
Fried's Art and Gift Shop (Denver, Colo.) 1
Fried's Picture Frame Factory (Denver, Colo.) 1
Fried, Bela, 1860-1900 1
Fried, Eugene, 1872-1942 1
Fried, Kate, 1863-1954 1
Fried, Mary, 1896-1965 1
Fried, Sally, 1897-1994 1
Friedenthal, Hattie Schayer, 1867-1922 1
Friedman, William S., 1868-1944 1
Goldberg, Lillian C., 1915-1991 1
Goodstein, Phil H. 1
Grabfelder, Samuel, d.1920 1
Hebrew Progressive Club of Greeley (Greeley, Colo.) 1
Hilb, Greta, 1904-1998 1
Hoffman, Lillian, 1913-1996 1
Jacobs, Frances Wisebart, 1843-1892 1
Jacobs, Mary N., 1904-1992 1
Jewish National Home for Asthmatic Children 1
Jewish National Home for Asthmatic Children in Denver 1
Judd, Nina 1
Kaplan family 1
Kaplan, Adelle Trauke 1
Kaplan, Belle N. 1
Kaplan, Dora G. 1
Kaplan, Gerson 1
Kleiner, Bertha Fried, 1894-1977 1
Krupp, Goldie, 1889-1961 1
Krupp, Morris, 1887-1987 1
Lorber, Fannie E. (Fannie Eller), 1881-1958 1
Miller, Robert Lazar, 1845-1941 1
Milstein, Harry L. 1
National Asthma Center (U.S.) 1
National Home for Jewish Children in Denver 1
National Jewish Hospital for Consumptives (U.S.) 1
National Jewish Medical and Research Center (U.S.) 1
National Jewish Welfare Board 1
Peterman, Norma, 1922-1941 1
Peterman, Sophie Miller, 1900-1986 1
Rich, Charles 1
Rich, Rebecca, 1904-2002 1
Rich, Ruth 1
Rubin, Lillian Fogel, 1922-1997 1
Schayer, Charles M., 1913-1997 1
Schayer, Faye G. (Faye Greenberg), 1915- 1
Schayer, Milton M. (Milton Mincha), 1876-1935 1
Schayer, Ricka Saft (Fredricka), 1847-1921 1
Schwatt, Herman, 1878-1935 1
Sobol, Bill 1
Sobol, Ella, 1881-1956 1
Sobol, Harry 1
Sobol, Maurice Bernard, 1925-1990 1
Sobol, Sarah Gross 1
Stein, Azriel, 1896-1976 1
Stein, Billie (Lillian), 1907-2002 1
Stein, Irene Miller, 1894-2000 1
Stein, Stanley, 1928- 1
Stein, William, 1896-1982 1
Thomas Jefferson High School (Denver, Colo.) 1
Tober, Bea Greenberg, 1911 1
Tober, Jack 1
Uchill, Ida Libert, 1917-2014 1
United States Air Force Academy 1
United States. Air Force 1
University of Denver. Center for Judaic Studies. Ira M. Beck Memorial Archives (Beck Archives) 1
West Side Benevolent Society 1
Winograd, Abraham 1
Winograd, Harold 1
Wolfson, Pearl Hayutin, 1918-2006 1
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