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Immigrants

 Subject
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 120 Collections and/or Records:

Fashion Bar and Levy Family Papers

 Collection
Identifier: B097
Overview Siblings Hannah, Jack and Edward Levy immigrated to America in the 1920s. Jack Levy came to America in 1923, headed to Denver, and began working at his uncle's business, Hilb and Company. Edward Levy reached Denver in 1925 and also started working for Hilb and Company, eventually becoming the president. After working in New York City for 20 months at menial jobs, Hannah moved to Denver in the fall of 1927. Jack started as a traveling salesman for the Hilb company and Hannah as a shop-girl at...
Dates: 1938-1993; Coverage: 1900-1993

Fred Rosenstock , 1976-1980

 File
Identifier: B111.08.0008.0016
Overview Rosenstock was a well-known book seller and art collector who specialized in Western U.S. history. Through his private libraries and art collections, he contributed to the growth of the DPL Western history Department and other institutions. A biography of Rosenstock is entitled "Fred Rosenstock: A Legend in Books and Art."
Dates: 1976-1980

From Cotopaxi to Denver: Immigrant Jewish Farmers Become American Urban Community Leaders, 2010

 Item
Identifier: B230.03.0023.00008
Overview History of the ill-fated Cotopaxi Colony of Jewish immigrants in Colorado. Brief biographies of the families involved and their contribution to Denver and Colorado after they left the colony.
Dates: 2010

Graham Susman , 1950-1984

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Identifier: B111.09.0009.0020
Overview Graham Susman was born in 1904 in Leeds, England and moved to Denver at the age of 5 with his family. He graduated from the University of Denver's Law School in 1926 and opened a law firm in Denver. He was an active member of the Jewish community and served on the board of the Columbine Lodge for several years. He was president of the B.M.H Synagogue and was a member of the Board of Trustees of hte National Asthma Center. He married Helen Mae Eber in 1934 and passed away in 1991 leaving two...
Dates: 1950-1984

Henry Lowenstein's Travel Visa, 1946 October 15-1948 October 3

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Identifier: B333.06.0001.0006.00014
Overview Henry Lowenstein's travel visa. The visa is a light green bound book with dark green text on cover stating "Travel Document (Agreement of 15th October, 1946)" with the same text in French underneath. The earliest stamp in the book is from April 17, 1947 but the printed agreement date on the first page is October 15, 1946. The visa expired on October 3, 1948. The visa includes a photograph of Henry as well as a physical description, his birthdate and place, and his current residence and...
Dates: Usage: 1946 October 15-1948 October 3

Hyman Zadek Salomon , 1969

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Identifier: B111.09.0009.0002
Overview Hyman Z. Salomon was born in 1832 in Posen, Prussia. He moved to what was then the city of Auraria, now Denver, in 1859 and is claimed to be the first Jewish settler in Colorado. He married Cecilia Joel and the couple had two daughters. Hyman originally set up as a mercantile man but he was also involved with the Capitol Hydraulic Company, the Platte River Ditch Company, and several other businesses in Denver along with his brother, Fred Z. Salomon. Hyman passed away on November 21, 1897.
Dates: 1969

Immigration Documents and Portrait of the Dolinsky Family, between 1900-1920

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Identifier: B063.05.0005.00017
Overview Composite photograph featuring a Polish passport and document along with a Dolinsky family portrait. The portrait photograph includes: Nechama (Mollie) Dolinsky Goldberg, her father and two brothers. This composite photograph was probably taken in the 1970s, however the documents and portrait date to around 1910.
Dates: between 1900-1920

Immigration Documents and Portrait of the Dolinsky Family, between 1900-1920

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Identifier: B063.05.0005.00019
Overview Composite photograph featuring a Polish passport and document along with a Dolinsky family portrait. The portrait photograph includes: Nechama (Mollie) Dolinsky Goldberg, her father and two brothers. This composite photograph was probably taken in the 1970s, however the documents and portrait date to around 1910.
Dates: between 1900-1920

Jack Welniarz (Welner), 1945-1950

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Identifier: B266.03.0002.0010
Scope and Contents Contains correspondence in Yiddish and official correspondence and documents in English from Abe Winograd about getting his nieces and nephews from Displaced Persons camps in Europe.
Dates: 1945-1950

Jewish Relief Society, 1903-1911

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Identifier: B171.01.0001.0001
Overview Contains correspondence between the Industrial Removal Office, the Colorado Committee, and Jewish charities, primarily the Jewish Relief Society of Denver.
Dates: 1903-1911