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Found in 19 Collections and/or Records:
Overview Simon Appel was born in Hungary and married Anna Greenwald. Simon Appel began a tailoring business in New York in 1876. His son David Edward Appel went to Cheyenne, Wyoming in 1871 and later moved to Denver. Simon and his other son Jacob came to Denver in 1873. Father and sons began a clothing business called "The Clothing House." In 1874, the name changed to S. Appel and Sons, also called the "Star Clothing House." In 1892, they built a building on 16th and Larimer, called the Appel Building....
Overview Samuel and Heloise Bernstein moved from New York before their only child, Leonard, was born in Denver. Samuel worked in retail clothing. Leonard worked for Denver and Rio Grande RR for over 50 years. Most of the documents center around Heloise, Samuel and Leonard. Collection contains marriage announcements and certificates, death certificates, military certificates, postcards, photographs, and scrapbooks related to the Bernstein family from 1893 through 1966.
File — Box B378.01.0001: Series B378.01 [U186023257252]
Scope and Contents Contains garment bag and hanger from Squire Shop. Black plastic bag with the logo of two lions and a crown and lettering "Squire Shop Cherry Creek." There is zipper down the center of the front and a small plastic peep hole. The bag is 100 x 60 centimeters. The wooden hanger has a sticker "Squire Shop at Cherry Creek."
Dates: circa 1970
Overview A group of men stand on the wood sidewalk in front of a row of buildings. A sign reads, "Gotthelf & Mayer Bank, Dry Goods and Clothing, Groceries" and other signs read, "Saguache County Bank", "Gotthelf & Mayer" and "Ruby Saloon". Leopold Mayer began as a shoe and boot merchant.
Dates: circa 1885
Overview Exterior of the Lutz Overall Factory on Larimer Street in Denver, Colorado. There is a large group of employees standing in front of the factory. Leon Obodov (8th from left) was manager at the time. The factory employed many immigrant Jews during the early part of the 20th century.
Dates: between 1905-1910
Exterior of the Meyer Dry Goods Store in Fort Collins, Colo. with Ida Meyer Seated in Front of the Building, 1908
Overview Two window displays and the words "The Meyer Store" appear at the bottom of the windows. Ida Meyer sits in front of the door in a long dress. She is seated next to a young boy (unidentified). The store was established by Ida's husband Sam Meyer in Fort Collins, Colorado in 1905. Ida and Sam Meyer were married in 1908 and both became active in the town's civic and social life.
Overview Exterior of Sam Meyer's Store in Fort Collins, Colorado. There are two large display windows, each flanking the entrance. Various women's fashions are on display in the windows.
Dates: between 1935-1950
Overview The Fashion Bar began as a hosiery shop established by Jack Levy in 1933 and managed by his sister Hannah Levy. Born in Haigerloch, Germany, both Hannah, Jack with their brother Edward, emigrated to America in the 1920s. Jack started as a traveling salesman and Hannah as a shop girl in Denver, Colorado working for Neusteter's Department Store, before opening their own store which evolved into the Fashion Bar Corporation. Despite the Great Depression, the enterprise flourished and within...
Dates: Majority of material found within 1938-1993; Coverage: 1900-1993
Overview File contains a small promotional calendar from Green's Dress Shops, located throughout Colorado. The calendar is about 3 inches by 4 inches, with removable paper dates for the months, that attaches to the metal, green base.