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Drawings (visual works)

Subject Source: Art & Architecture Thesaurus

Found in 4 Collections and/or Records:

Portraits, circa 1885

Identifier: B383.01
Overview Series contains one tintype and one drawing; both of Samuel Weil. Weil was the Rabbi at Temple Emanuel in Denver from 1876-1877.
Dates: circa 1885

Rabbi Samuel Weil, B383, Accession

Identifier: 2017.037
Dates: circa 1885

Rabbi Samuel Weil Portraits

Identifier: B383
Overview Samuel Weil served as the rabbi of Congregation Emanuel in Denver, Colorado, in 1876-1877. He was only appointed under a 1 year contract and was granted a 6 month extension in March 1877. However, he was relieved of his duties due to "inadequacies" and remarks he made on June 1st which the board did not "countenance." The Weil family left Denver in December of 1877 after it was learned that the Rabbi had written to a Reverend in the Presbyterian Church proclaiming his belief in Jesus Christ...
Dates: Other: circa 1885

Rabbi Weil Drawing, circa 1885

Identifier: B383.01.0001.00002
Scope and Contents Rectangular framed drawing of man (Samuel Weil) with white beard and darker grey hair and grey mustasche. He is wearing a light colored shirt and and dark suit jacket. The portrait includes his head and shoulders; he is looking off to his right.
Dates: circa 1885