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Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 105 Collections and/or Records:

Kiesler and Rifkin Families Papers

Identifier: B190
Abstract East European Jewish immigrant, Adolph Kiesler, became a noted Colorado philanthropist. Born in Rumania in 1880, Kiesler settled in Denver's West Colfax Jewish neighborhood at the turn of the century, when he began as a peddler. He later recalled "I worked for fifteen cents a day at odd jobs, and then I got a job carring coal for seventy-five cents a ton." Like so many immigrants, he scrimped and saved and after fifteen years and a variety of jobs, he had saved enough money to launch the...
Dates: 1930-1990

Kynewisbok Records

Identifier: U343
Abstract Kynewisbok (K-book) is the University of Denver yearbook.
Dates: Existence: 1898-2004

Lakewood Elks #1777, 1963

Identifier: B360.03.0033.0001
Abstract One contact sheet for five negative strips of photos from an Elks meeting and a notecard with donation information.
Dates: 1963

Loving Cup, 1902, August 5

Identifier: B167.03.0003.00001
Scope and Contents Silver loving cup presented to Philip Hornbein by the Cripple Creek District Lodge No 522 International Order of B'nai B'rith on August 5, 1902.

Engraved on side "Presented to Philip Hornbein by Cripple Creek District Lodge No. 522 I.O.B.B. as a token of their love and esteem August 5, 1902."
Dates: 1902, August 5

Mary Jacobs Receiving Golda Meir Award, 1981 April 13

Identifier: B098.01.0003.00070
Abstract Recording of the presentation of the Golda Meir Award to Mary Jacobs.
Dates: 1981 April 13

Memorabilia, 1950 - 2012

Identifier: D030.07
Scope and Contents This series contains awards, costumes, posters, and realia pertaining to the Gwen Bowen School of Dance.
Dates: Majority of material found within 1950 - 2012

Miscellaneous Family Papers, 1947-2004

Identifier: B392.03.0003.0007
Abstract File includes various identification and membership cards, correspondence relating to Gerald’s employment with the IRS, insurance policy information and volunteer awards presented to Evelyn Himelgrin from the Denver Democrats and Planned Parenthood.
Dates: 1947-2004

Nettie Limon Plaques

Identifier: B271
Abstract Nettie Limon lived in the West Colfax area of Denver in the early 1900s and contributed to a number of Jewish organizations, including the West Side Benevolent Society. The West Side Benevolent Society was formed in 1906 and purchased land in 1908 for the Golden Hill Cemetery. The collection contains a Certificate for Membership of West Side Benevolent Society 1914; Certificate in Hebrew; Certificate for Contribution of $1.00 for U.S. Jewish Relief Day Special Fund 1916; Grand College Talmud...
Dates: 1914-1930

Noah A. Atler, circa 1950-1971

Identifier: B360.03.0032.0013
Abstract Six black-and-white photopraphs all featuring Noah Atler with varous other people. All photos are from dinners or board meetings. One photogrpah identified on the back as the "Farewell Board Meeting fro Mr. and Mrs. Edelson" from left to right: M. J. baum, Noah Atler, Mrs. Edelson, George Edelson, David Garlett, and Richard L. Robinson; Jan., 1971."
Dates: circa 1950-1971

One Millionth Prescription Award Photograph, April 22, 1967

Identifier: B217.01.0003.00001
Abstract Photograph of One Millionth Prescription Award. Front of award only. Award reads "Prescription Award presented to Pencol Drug Store by E.R. Squibb & Sons in honor of their having filled 1,000,000 prescriptions".

Copies of the photograph in .tif and .jpg.
Dates: April 22, 1967