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Trinidad (Colo.)

Subject Source: Lcnaf

Found in 102 Collections and/or Records:

Temple Aaron, 1969

Identifier: B063.06.0006.00029
Overview Exterior view of Temple Aaron in Trinidad, Colorado.
Dates: 1969

Temple Aaron, 1969 September 17

Identifier: B063.06.0014.00019
Overview Exterior view of Temple Aaron during its 80th Anniversary celebration in Trinidad, Colorado.
Dates: 1969 September 17

Temple Aaron, between 1970-1979

Identifier: B063.06.0022.00046
Overview Exterior view of Temple Aaron in Trinidad, Colorado. Cars are parked in front and several people are walking into the Temple.
Dates: between 1970-1979

Temple Aaron (Trinidad, Colo.) Records

Identifier: B133
Overview On July 23, 1883, twenty-nine Jews of Trinidad, Colorado met in the home of Sol Jaffe to organize a synagogue. They adopted the name of Congregation Aaron in honor of the Jaffe brothers’ (Sol, Henry, and Samuel) father. Samuel Jaffe, who became Trinidad’s first mayor, was chosen vice-president. In 1889, Rabbi Leopold Freudenthal, became the congregation’s second rabbi and served until his death in 1916. He gradually introduced moderate Reform Judaism. In addition to Jews from Trinidad, many...
Dates: 1883-1989

The Joe Sanders Family, between 1870-1879

Identifier: B063.05.0021.00010
Overview Three women and a girl, members of the Joe Sanders family, pose together for a formal studio portrait in Trinidad, Colorado.
Dates: between 1870-1879

The Moses Family, between 1890-1900

Identifier: B063.05.0021.00011
Overview The Moses family are dressed in formal attire and posed for a formal studio portrait in Trinidad, Colorado. Left to right are Rosa, Albert, Harry, and Ethel.
Dates: between 1890-1900

The Moses Family, between 1900-1920

Identifier: B063.05.0021.00012
Overview Two men, members of the Moses family, stand beside a car in Trinidad, Colorado. One man holds the driver's door open as the other works on the engine.
Dates: between 1900-1920

Trinidad- Correspondence and Martin Weitz

Identifier: B114.02.0004.0004
Overview Correspondence and documeents to and from Rabbi/Dr. Martin Weitz, concerning a variety of topics after he had left Temple Aaron and including considerable corespondence with Beatrice Sanders.
Dates: 1882-2015

Trinidad, Colorado

Identifier: B114.02.0004.0002
Overview Programs, brochures, and other documents offer detailed descriptions of "firsts" in Trinidad Jewish history and Temple Aaron, including commemorations of 70 years of the local B'nai B'rith lodge, 60 years since the laying of the Temple Aaron cornerstone, Temple Aaron's centennial (1863-1963), and Trinidad as part of Colorado's bi-centennial. Correspondence, articles, and services are also included. Especially poignant are copies of condolence notes after the deaths, due to illness, of two...
Dates: 1882-2015

Trinidad, Colorado- Clippings and Correspondence

Identifier: B114.02.0004.0001
Overview Includes articles and correspondence about or from Temple Aaron and various Trinidad Jews: Beatrice Sanders, Gilbert Sanders, Louis Cibull, Rita Moses, Rabbi Martin Weitz.
Dates: 1882-2015