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Alan Saliman Family Papers

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Identifier: B399
Overview The history of the Saliman family in the Denver area dates to the immigration of the family patriarch Paul Michael Saliman (known as Michael.) As did most Jewish families, Michael and his wife Bessie Radetsky Saliman settled on the west side near Sloan's Lake in 1886. Paul Michael pushed a cart through the alleys of Denver collecting rags and junk to re-sell, finally developing a business of collecting, cleaning and recycling milk bottles for local dairies. Michael Saliman was a leader of west...

Beck Archives Congregations Collection

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Identifier: B115
Overview 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...

Bernard Zion Lande Papers

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Identifier: B122
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...

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...

Beth haMedrosh Hagodol Congregation (BMH) Records

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Identifier: B125
Overview Beth HaMedrosh Hagodol Congregation (BMH-the Great House of Study) was establsihed in 1892 in a group of rented rooms above co-founder Henry Plonsky's shoe and boot store on Larimer Street in Denver, Colorado. It officially incorporated in 1897 and grew to become Denver's largest modern Orthodox Jewish congregation. The congregation was first housed at 24th and Curtis Streets and then erected a new building at 16th and Gaylord. In 1969 BMH moved to its present location at 560 S. Monaco...

Beth Israel Congregation (Greeley, Colo.) Records

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Identifier: B126
Overview Most of Greeley's early Jews were Orthodox and services were held in private homes until 1925 when Beth Israel Congregation was formed in Greeley, Colorado and houses were rented for services. In 1952 Beth Israel had it's first synagogue when it purchased a former church in 1952 and incorporated in June 1953. Among the leaders of the Congregation were members of the Winograd family. Abe Winograd was Collection contains financial records, correspondence, administrative records, programs,...

Center for Judaic Studies (Beck Archives) Records

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Identifier: B131
Overview The Center was founded by Rabbi C. E. Kauvar and Rabbi Stanley Wagner at the University of Denver. Collection contains correspondence and administrative records from the Center of Judaic Studies from 1975-1988.

Center for Judaic Studies Records

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Identifier: U054
Overview Collection contains newspaper clippings, publications, memos, press releases, reports, notes, reports, and audiovisual material related to Center for Judaic Studies from 1989 through 2000.

Congregation Emanuel Records

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Identifier: B258
Overview Congregation Emanuel, the oldest synagogue in Colorado, was founded in Denver by a group of mostly German Jewish immigrants. At a meeting in 1874, members of the congregation decided to draft a constitution and incorporate the congregation as an institution of Reform Judaism. Rabbi Samuel Weil became the congregation's first rabbi in 1876; he served the congregation for only a year and was followed by a number of rabbis whose terms were short-lived. Rabbi William S. Friedman became the...

Congregation Israel (Leadville, Colo.) Records

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Identifier: B135
Overview On July 13, 1884, Horrace Tabor conveyed property, as a gift, to "David May for the Benefit of the Congregation Israel." The congregation was organized primarily by Germanic Jews under the practice of Reform Judaism. The temple cost $4,000 to erect and was dedicated on September 19, 1884. A separate Jewish cemetery was also created. Of Leadville's population of 30,000 in the early 1800s, there were around around 300 Jewish residents. Many Jewish families in Leadville left after the silver panic...

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Hebrew Educational Alliance (Denver, Colo.) 4
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Beth HaMedrosh Hagodol (Denver, Colo.) 3
Kauvar, C. E. Hillel (Charles Eliezer Hillel), 1879-1971 3
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Beth David Sisterhood (Denver, Colo.) 2
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Mount Sinai Congregation (Cheyenne, Wyo.) 2
Saliman, Michael, 1852-1910 2
University of Denver. Center for Judaic Studies. Ira M. Beck Memorial Archives (Beck Archives) 2
Abrams, Jeanne E., 1951- 1
Allied Jewish Federation of Colorado 1
Beth Israel Congregation (Denver, Colo.) 1
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Beth Joseph Congregation (Denver, Colo.) 1
Brandeis-Bardin Institute (Brandeis, Simi Valley, Calif.) 1
Cayton, Max 1
Colorado. Department of State 1
Congregation Israel (Leadville, Colo.) 1
Congregation Ostrover Beth Jacob (Denver, Colo.) 1
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Congregation Shearith Israel (Denver, Colo.) 1
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Congregation Zera Israel (Denver, Colo.) 1
Denver Chapter of Hadassah 1
Denver General Hospital 1
Elsner, John (John Leopold), Dr., 1844-1922 1
Fendrich, Anne (Chason), 1931- 1
Fendrich, Shubert, 1927-1989 1
Freudenthal, Alfred M. (Alfred Martin), 1906-1977 1
Freudenthal, Leopold 1
Gilbert, Sara Lonstein 1
Gorden, Charlotte 1
Gorden, Jacob, 1887-1977 1
Grossman, Abraham 1
Grossman, Adeline 1
Grossman, Sydney Harold, 1908-1981 1
Hadassah, the Women's Zionist Organization of America 1
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Hillel Academy (Denver, Colo.) 1
Hornbein, Marjorie, 1913-2006 1
Idelson, Dora 1
Idelson, Yehudah Idel, 1874-1943 1
Independent Order of B'nai B'rith. Denver Lodge No. 171 (Denver, Colo.) 1
Jaffa, Sam 1
Jaffa, Sol 1
Jewish Consumptives' Relief Society (U.S.) 1
Kahn, Sarah 1
Kaplan family 1
Kaplan, Adelle Trauke 1
Kaplan, Belle N. 1
Kaplan, Dora G. 1
Kaplan, Gerson 1
Kern family 1
Kern, Edith 1
Kupetz Family 1
Laderman, Manuel, 1909-1989 1
Lande, Bernard Zion, 1927-1978 1
Lefkowitz, Jacob, 1913-2009 1
May, David 1
Morris Family 1
Morris, Stan (Stanley A.), 1926-1991 1
Nashelsky, David 1
Naster, Betty, 1921-2018 1
National Jewish Hospital (U.S.) 1
Papier, Sam 1
Pioneer Drama Service 1
Pockross, Mimi 1
Price family 1
Rachofsky family 1
Rapp, Isaac Hamilton, 1854-1933 1
Rayor, Bernard Leon 1
Rothman, Liese Henle, 1920-2017 1
Rubin, Lillian Fogel, 1922-1997 1
Rubinoff, Michael W. 1
Saliman Family 1
Saliman, Alan Edward 1
Saliman, Bernie (Bernard), 1924-2017 1
Saliman, Bessie Radetsky, 1855-1926 1
Saliman, Florence Ann Papier, 1926-2007 1
Saliman, Isadore, 1895-1967 1
Saliman, Michael, 1944- 1
Saliman, Rose Handler, 1903-1970 1
Shames, Jacob (Yankel), 1885-1950 1
Shames, Michael (Michel), 1856- 1
Shidler, Yetta 1
Szold, Henrietta, 1860-1945 1
TRI-Sulom (Denver, Colo.) 1
Tabor, Horace Austin Warner, 1830-1899 1
Tannor, David 1
Temple Aaron (Trinidad, Colo.) 1
Temple Emanuel (Pueblo, Colo.) 1
Temple Shalom (Colorado Springs, Colo.) 1
Twerski, B. C. Shloime, 1923-1981 1
Twerski, Mordecai B. 1
Union of Orthodox Jewish Congregations of America 1
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