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Overview A group of students posed with their teachers in front of Aaron Gove Junior High School located at Colorado Blvd and 14th Ave, Denver, Colorado. Most of the windows have been colored in except for the second story windows on the right where children are looking out. The following students signed the back of the photograph: Olive Ruth Chernoff, Dorothy G. Leslie, Mildred M. Chutock, Agnes C. McCallum, Lucile Harward, Mary S. Hetinyer, Norma Hattinger, Mary E. Biggs, Alma Krusen, Maud L. Stevens,...
Overview Andrew Gulliford, photographer, oral historian, instructor at Silk Elementary School and Colorado Mountain College, discusses the early one-room county schoolhouses in Colorado and the qualifications and restrictions placed on teachers.
Overview Bedside instruction in English and citizenship at the Jewish Consumptives' Relief Society (JCRS). The JCRS was a sanatorium for tuberculosis patients that was founded in 1904 by a group of immigrant Jewish workingmen along with the support of several leading physicians and rabbis in Denver, Colorado. The sanatorium was located on West Colfax Avenue just outside of Denver.
Overview Blanche Da Costa Whitney was born September 24, 1882 in Chicago. She studied with Rudolph Ganz at Chicago Musical College before joining Mme Schumann-Heink, a noted opera signer, to Europe. Da Costa sang leading opera roles in Germany. She was forced to leave Germany by World War I and returned to America. She had a son, Frederick Berman, by her first husband. Her son died in 1945. She married Warren C. Whitney, vice president of A. B. Chase Piano Company in 1918. They moved to Denver...
Overview Brad Bowles, professor of theater at the University of Colorado at Denver, discusses his work with senior citizens to collect biographical stories in order to create plays based on these stories. Reflects on a play he wrote with a student, "The Red Wheelbarrow," and how it led to the creation of what Bowles calls senior theater after a performance at a senior citizen community center. Reflects on his process which includes collecting stories and transforming them into performances.
Overview The members of the 8th grade class at Cheltenham School sit on the steps of the school located at the corner of Irving Street and West Colfax Avenue in Denver, Colorado. Many of the Jewish children living in the West Colfax neighborhood went to Cheltenham School. The students include Sam Greenwald, Sam Golanty, ? Shachet, ? Stein, Sara Morris, Dora Gardenschwartz, Ida Cohen, Phil Francis, Izzie Greenwald, Louis Cook, Susie Sigman, Sarah Karsh, Si Mintz, Rod Goldberg, Rose Levy, Conrad Echstein,...
Overview Teachers pose with their students the class of 1921 on the steps of Cheltenham School located at West Colfax Avenue and Irving Street in Denver, Colorado. The boys wear suits with short pants and the girls wear dresses. Frieda Radetsky, Julia Weiner, Rose Holland, Sam Bronstein, Reuben Hoffman, Sam Yoclin, Isreal [sic] Kahnanowitz, Rose Lutz, Charlotte R. Christian, Jennie Schenkman, Rose Goldberg, Max Cohen, Ida Roberts, Abe Lavitt, Bennie Albert, Margaret McGavock, Sam Menin, Benjamin...
Overview Teachers pose with their students, the class of 1917 on the steps of Cheltenham School located at West Colfax Avenue and Irving Street in Denver, Colorado. The boys wear suits with short pants and the girls wear dresses. Lena Radetsky Barron sits third from left in the front row.