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Overview Pueblo, Colorado's Jewish community really solidified in 1886 with the founding of the Hebrew Benevolent Union although Jews had been in Pueblo since the 1870s. The first congregation was started in 1895. In 1900, Temple Emanuel, a reform temple was built and the orthodox later incorporated as B'nai Jacob. In 1950, the United Hebrew Center was formed. Over the century a once sizable Jewish population has dwindled. Temple Emanuel still operates today with about 30 families....
Overview Directional sign in front of the Pueblo Metropolitan Museum, later renamed Rosemont Museum, the former residence of John A. and Margaret H. Thatcher in Pueblo, Colorado.
Dates: 1981 June 14
Overview Jacob Weindling sits in a chair, with his wife Rebecca standing next to him. The couple immagrated to the United States from Poland. In 1937, Jacob Weindling became a Naturalized American Citizen and later Rebecca in 1942. The Weindlings resided in Pueblo, Colorado and were members of B'nai Jacob Temple.
Dates: circa 1911
Overview Formal studio portrait of Regina Swike Fist surrounded by her children. Left to right are back row Milton Fist, Selma Fist Grauman, and Lawrence Fist and front row Ferd Fist, Regina Swike Fist, and Harry Fist.
Dates: circa 1925