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Alfred C. ''Pete'' Nelson Papers

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Identifier: M019
Overview Alfred Clarence "Pete" Nelson served as interim Chancellor at the University of Denver, Denver, Colorado from 1948-1949. Alfred C. Nelson served as Interim Chancellor at the University of Denver, Denver, Colo. from 1948-1949. He also served as Professor of Chemistry (1923-1936), Registrar (1929-1937), Dean of Graduate College and Director Summer Session (1937-1948), Vice Chancellor (1949-1952), and Dean of Community College and Director of Summer Session (1951-1960). The majority...
Dates: 1918-1978

Harold Dunham Papers

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Identifier: M140
Overview Harold Dunham was born September 1, 1903 in Dayton, Ohio. He received a BA from Swathmore College and an MA and PhD from Columbia University. He became the historian for the U. S. Army Transportation Corps in 1944. He taught history, including Western History and Civil War, at the University of Denver from 1946 until his death in 1971. This collection contains catalogues, pamphlets, documents, correspondence, scrapbook, memorabilia, and voting records collected by Harold Dunham in his...
Dates: Other: Date Not Yet Determined

Historic Documents Collection

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Identifier: M271
Dates: Majority of material found within 1470-1950

Jack Greenwald Papers

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Identifier: B344
Overview Jack Greenwald was born June 14, 1928 in Columbus, Ohio, the youngest son of Rabbi Yekusiel Yehudah Greenwald (1888 - 1954). Rabbi Greenwald Rabbi Greenwald only knew German and had to learn Yiddish before he became rabbi of the Beth-Jacob Shul in Columbus, Ohio, a Yiddi. Jack Greenwald came to Denver, Colorado in 1946 and received his Bachelor of Science of Law, 1950, and his Juris Doctorate, 1952, both degrees from the University of Denver. Professionally, he specialized in the area of...
Dates: 1949 - 2012

John M. Read Family Letters

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Identifier: M240
Overview

The John M. Read Letters consist of four letters sent by or to John M. Read of Philadelphia. The letters deal with legal matters and include some personal notes.

Dates: 1816-1859

Lowenstein Family Papers and Art

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Identifier: B333
Overview Ernst Heinrich Loewenstein [Henry Lowenstein] was born in Berlin, Germany in 1925 to a Jewish father and a non-Jewish mother. To escape Nazi brutality, he was sent on the Kindertransport to England in 1939. His parents, Dr. Max and Maria Loewenstein, and his half-sister, Karin Steinberg, remained in Berlin during World War II. Shortly after the war the family emigrated to the United States to avoid persecution. Materials in this collection include legal documents and correspondence,...
Dates: 1848-2014; Majority of material found within 1939-1948

Pearl Wolfson Papers

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Identifier: B273
Overview Daughter of Max and Flora Hayutin, Pearl Hayutin Wolfson had 3 siblings (Freda, Irwin, and Benjamin) and married Meyer Wolfson in 1938. They had 4children, Risa Wolfson Maillin, Stanley Wolfson, Lynn Wolfson Zwerling, and Morey Wolfson. Collection contains pamphlets, letters, news clippings, awards, a book, titled Tapestry: A Collection of Stories Woven by Jewish Women related to Pearl Wolfson from 1970 through 2006.
Dates: 1970-2006

Waneeta Stevic Althoff Papers

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Identifier: M259
Overview

The Waneeta Stevic Althoff Papers consist of cards and letters between Madelaine Pichon and Gilberta Martinet of France and Waneeta Althoff during the years 1918-1925.

Dates: 1918-1925

William R. Lejee Copy Books

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Identifier: M236
Overview

The William R. Lejee Copy Books are copies of letters written by Mr. Lejee (1811-1894) in his capacity as a member of the firm Wetmore & Co. while living in Macao between 1841 and 1850. There are six copy books of handwritten letters.

Dates: 1841-1850

Zivin and Joselewitz Families Correspondence

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Identifier: B268
Overview The Zivin and Joselewitz were Russian Jewish immigrant families who settled in Denver, Colorado. Collection contains correspondence, playing cards, news clippings, and Russian booklets related to the Zivin and Joselewitz families from 1900.
Dates: circa 1900-1982