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Jewish authors

Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 21 Collections and/or Records:

Jennie Charsky Spivak, 1897-1965

Identifier: B250.01.0001.0005
Abstract Three books of poetry by Jennie Charsky Spivak and an obituary. Also a publication titled "The Greatest Effort of his Life" from September 1897.
Dates: 1897-1965

Leonid Heifets Papers

Identifier: B363
Abstract Leonid B. Heifets was born 1926 in what is now Belarus. Dr. Heifets began his medical training at age 16, obtaining an MD, PhD and ScD. He participated with the World Health Organization as a member of Russian medical expeditions to the Congo in 1960 and 1962. He immigrated to the United States in 1979 and was employed by the National Jewish Hospital as head of the Mycobacteriology laboratory for 32 years. In 1994 and 1994 he went to Botswana and South Africa as an American expert on...
Dates: 2009-2014

"Menshelakh un stsenes : zekhtsen tseykhenungen tsu shlum-elikhms verk" or "Menshelakh and scenes: sixteen drawings to Sholem Aleichem works", 1922

Identifier: B333.08.0008.0002
Abstract "Menshelakh and scenes: sixteen drawings to Sholem Aleichem works" contains sixteen illustrations by Rachel Szalit-Marcus that depict charaters and scenes from Sholem Aleichem's works. Also in the Lowenstein collection are four original signed lithographs by Rachel Szalit-Marcus, three of which are the originals for this publications. Though the relationship between Maria Lowenstein and Rachel Szalit-Marcus is unknown, Marcus' works mixed in with Maria Lowensteins indicates a relationship...
Dates: 1922

Oral History Interview with David Rafflelock, 1985 March 21

Identifier: B098.01.0005.00126
Abstract Topics covered include David Rafflelock’s career as a writer, involvement in the National Writers Club, and his career as the editor of The Echo Publishing Company, which published "The Echo: Colorado's Magazine of Comment and Art."
Dates: 1985 March 21

Rabbi Samuel Adelman Papers

Identifier: B223
Abstract Rabbi Adelman was a member of the executive committee of the Rabbinical Council of America and in 1949 he was honored by Gov. Alfred Driscoll of New Jersey for his civil rights leadership. He came to BMH in Denver in 1957 ushering in a new era for the congregation focusing on civil rights, Soviet Jewry and disability rights. He also wrote a book of religious poetry. Collection contains a book by Rabbi Samuel Adelman, titled “Windows to My Soul” and a book in memorial to Rabbi Samuel Adelman,...
Dates: 1963-1967

Rabbi Stanley M. Wagner Papers

Identifier: B224
Abstract Stanley M. Wagner was born in 1932 in Brooklyn, New York and ordained at Yeshiva University. He was the spiritual leader of BMH-BJ from 1972-1997. He received 6 post graduate degrees, founded the University of Denver's Center for Judaic Studies in 1975, and co-founded the Mizel Museum of Judaica in 1982. 1970-1972, he was the executive vice-president of the religeous zionest (mizrachi). He was directory of the Center for Judaic Studies from 1975 until he retired in 2006. As part of the Center...
Dates: Other: 1950-2002

Robert Gamzey Papers

Identifier: B227
Abstract Robert Gamzey was an editor for the Intermountain Jewish News, a writer for the Denver Post, and the author of a number of books. Collection contains correspondence and news clippings containing reviews of books written by Robert Gamzey from 1956 through 1976.
Dates: 1956-1975

Samuel J. Kline , 1924

Identifier: B111.06.0006.0005
Abstract Born in Kansas in 1859, Kline journeyed to Denver with his family in 1862 behind a mule team. In his memoir he recalls the Cherry Creek flood of 1864, Lincoln's assassination, and living on the outskirts of Denver.
Dates: 1924

Shubert and Anne Fendrich Papers

Identifier: B244
Abstract Collection contains publications, correspondence, obituaries, newspaper clippings and religious objects from Schubert and Anne Fendrich.
Dates: 1878-1990

Yehoash Biography, 1961

Identifier: B250.01.0001.0011
Abstract Biographical information on Solomon Bloomgarden (Yehoash) who was born in 1872 near the Russian-German border. He died in New York in 1927. He was a patient at the Jewish Consumptives' Relief Society and was a personal friend of Dr. Charles Spivak.
Dates: 1961