Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
Found in 65 Collections and/or Records:
Overview Handwritten bill of expenses in pencil from Rose Hill Cemetery to the JCRS for the deceased "Henry Oscherovsky". Expenses are listed as Hearse $3.00, Grave $15.00, Digging $3.00, Coffin/Undertaker $5.50, Bal Misaskim $2.00, Tachrichem $3.00, totaling $31.50.
Overview Cemetery card from the West Side Benevolent Society and Golden Hill Cemetery, detailing the resting place of Mr. Max Hamburger, block number 3, grave number 87. Card is dated, May 3, 1910.
Overview Three smaller tombstones in front of a larger tombstone with the name Jaffa in the Jewish Cemetery in Trinidad, Colorado. One of the small stones is illegible the others say "Amelia Jaffa, Born June 13, 1845, Died Aug 6, 1921, [Hebrew word]." and "Dr Perry Jaffa, Jan 26, 1867, Nov 2, 1915."
Overview Congregation Emanuel, the oldest synagogue in Colorado, was founded in Denver by a group of mostly German Jewish immigrants. At a meeting in 1874, members of the congregation decided to draft a constitution and incorporate the congregation as an institution of Reform Judaism. Rabbi Samuel Weil became the congregation's first rabbi in 1876; he served the congregation for only a year and was followed by a number of rabbis whose terms were short-lived. Rabbi William S. Friedman became the...