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Overview Jews played a central role in the development of Colorado through their contributions to economic life and development. Denver's first mercantile store was opened by Jewish citizen Fred Salomon in 1859. Before long, stores run by Jewish merchants and their family members in search of work and wealth flourished on the main streets of most Colorado towns including, Denver, Central City, Leadville, Trinidad, and Fairplay. This film focuses on the lives of a number of early merchants, including...
Overview Left to right: Dr. Jeanne Abrams, Dean Nancy Allen, Provost Gregg Kvistad, Mark Boscoe, Larry Mizel, and an unidentified man at the kick off event for Haven to Home: 350 Years of America's Jewish Community exhibit in the Denver Public Library Central Branch, Denver, Colorado, 1/2008.
Dates: 2008 January