Skip to main content Skip to search Skip to search results

Trinidad (Colo.)

Subject Source: Lcnaf

Found in 102 Collections and/or Records:

Trinidad Correspondence of Dr. Martin Weitz

Identifier: B114.02.0004.0003
Overview Correspondence and documeents to and from Rabbi/Dr. Martin Weitz, concerning a variety of topics after he had left Temple Aaron.
Dates: 1882-2019

Trinidad,Colorado , 1883-1993

Identifier: B114.02.0002.0005
Overview In 1867, Jewish businessman Abraham Jacobs purchased the Denver-Pueblo stagecoach line and extended it to Trinidad. Maurice Wise, Trinidad's first Jewish resident, ran a store on Main Street by 1867. Mostly German Jewish immigrants folowed to operate dry goods and mercantile stores. Henry Jaffa, Samuel Jaffa, David Gottlieb, and the Rosenwald brothers were also in te mercantile trade in Trinidad. In 1874, two of six physicians were Jewish. Many Trinidad Jews had ties with the New Mexico...
Dates: 1883-1993