Skip to main content Skip to search Skip to search results

Jewish politicians

 Subject
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 12 Collections and/or Records:

Beck Archives Photograph Collection

 Collection
Identifier: B063
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

Citizens of the State: Colorado's Early Jewish Politicians, 1859-1940, 2007

 Item
Identifier: B230.03.0023.00006
Overview This film examines the pivotal role early Colorado Jewish citizens played in the state's political life. Despite their distinction as a religious minority, pioneer Jews in communities throughout Colorado were viewed as a positive and stablitizing influence who upheld morality and order in the new settlements. Virtually every town in Colorado had a Jewish mayor by the turn of the nineteenth century, including Denver, Central City, and Fairplay. Includes brief biographies of Jewish men and women...
Dates: 2007

James B. Radetsky Digital Papers

 Collection
Identifier: B416
Overview James Bernard Radetsky was born January 18, 1913 in Denver and grew up in an Orthodox Jewish home. The family ran a grocery store on Colfax and lived behind the store. James delivered groceries and sold newspapers to help support his family. He graduated from North High School in 1929, just shy of turning 16. He received a full scholarship to the University of Denver and later graduated from Westminster Night Law School in 1941. James was elected to the Colorado House of Representatives from...
Dates: Coverage: 1913-1989

Milton Anfenger Accepting Award, 1944

 Item
Identifier: B091.01.0001.0001.00003
Overview Milton Anfenger is accepting an award at a banquet. Eight other men are standing around him.
Dates: 1944

Milton Anfenger Scrapbook, 1903-1913

 Item
Identifier: B091.01.0002.00001
Overview Milton Anfenger scrapbook containing newspaper clippings, photographs, invitations, and programs about his political life, work as an attorney, and participation in many organizations. It also covers Milton Anfenger when he was in the Colorado militia during the 1904-1905 miner strikes in Cripple Creek.
Dates: 1903-1913

Milton Anfenger Sitting in a Hotel Lobby, 1924

 Item
Identifier: B091.01.0001.0001.00001
Overview Portrait of Milton Anfenger, seated in a chair in the French Lick Springs Hotel in French Lick, Indiana. It is said that Congregation Emanuel in Denver, Colorado was founded at the bris or circumcision ceremony of Milton Anfenger, the eldest son of Louis and Louise Anfenger. Milton Anfenger became a successful attorney and leader in Denver. He was a lifetime board member of National Jewish Hospital and wrote a book about its early history. Anfenger was active in state politics and was elected...
Dates: 1924

Milton Anfenger Speaking, 1950

 Item
Identifier: B091.01.0001.0001.00004
Overview Milton Anfenger is speaking at a lectern in an outside venue.
Dates: 1950

Milton Anfenger Speaking at a Banquet, 1944

 Item
Identifier: B091.01.0001.0001.00002
Overview Milton Anfenger is speaking at a banquet. There are five additional men sitting at the table.
Dates: 1944

Milton Anfenger Standing in Front of Building, 1912

 Item
Identifier: B091.01.0002.00001.00024
Overview Milton Louis Anfenger is standing in front of a building. The photograph is on page 193 of Milton Anfenger's scrapbook. It is said that Congregation Emanuel in Denver, Colorado was founded at the bris or circumcision ceremony of Milton Anfenger, the eldest son of Louis and Louise Anfenger. Milton Anfenger became a successful attorney and leader in Denver. He was a lifetime board member of National Jewish Hospital and wrote a book about its early history. Anfenger was active in state politics...
Dates: 1912

Milton Anfenger Standing in Front of Sailboat, 1912

 Item
Identifier: B091.01.0002.00001.00025
Overview Milton Louis Anfenger is standing on a deck in front of a chain-link fence wearing a cap and holding a cigar in his hand. There is sailboat in the water behind him. On the side of the boat: "165 CB. FT. 21 Persons." The photograph is on page 193 of Milton Anfenger's scrapbook. It is said that Congregation Emanuel in Denver, Colorado was founded at the bris or circumcision ceremony of Milton Anfenger, the eldest son of Louis and Louise Anfenger. Milton Anfenger became a successful attorney and...
Dates: 1912