Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
Found in 76 Collections and/or Records:
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...
Overview Bill for funeral expenses for Mr. Max Hamburger from Golden Hill Cemetery to JCRS. Expenses total $31.50. Bill is dated and signed.
Dates: 1910 May 03
Overview Copy of a receipt from Golden Hill Cemetery detailing the cost of Sam Barsky's burial. Items charged on the bill include a hearse, grave, digging, undertaker, Bal Misaskim, and Tachrichem. The total of the bill comes to $31.50. The block and grave numbers are listed on the receipt as well.
Dates: 1911 June 11
Overview Handwritten note in ink with Golden Hill Cemetery letterhead and layout with information about Louis Soffer's burial. On the left side of the note, information is in English, and on the left side it is in Yiddish. It reads as follows: "Block 3, Grave No 80, Name of Desceased Louis Soffer, Memorial Day April 13th, 1910", and the rest of the information is written in Yiddish.
Dates: 1910 April 13
Overview Graves of the Miller family in the Leadville Cemetery. Left to right: Henry Miller, July 16, 1890 - Nov 8, 1909; Nathan H. Miller, 1862-1934; and Minnie B. Miller, 1868-1934.
Dates: circa 1980
Overview Biographical information and photos of headstones of Isaac Solomon and other family members.
Scope and Contents From the Collection: The collection contains materials intentionally assembled by the Ira M. and Peryle Hayutin Beck Memorial Archives of Jews in the Rocky Mountain region. The bulk of the photographs are from or related to various towns in Colorado, but the collection also contains photographs from other states in the western United States.
Overview Solomon Flaks tombstone in the Jewish Cemetery in Leadville, Colorado. The tombstone says: "Solomon Flaks, Apr. 1, 1856, Aug. 10, 1910, Here rests a Woodman of the World, Flaks."