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Philanthropists

 Subject
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 44 Collections and/or Records:

Evan Makovsky Papers

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Identifier: B279
Overview Evan Makovsky co-founded Shames Makovsky Realty Company in 1971 with his partner, and uncle, Motty Shames. In the 1980s he formed Shames Makovsky Mortgage Company. He is a graduate of the University of Denver and a committee member for the Rose Community Foundation. In 2007, he was named Honorary Dean of Real Estate and Construction Management of the Franklin G. Burns School of Real Estate and Construction Management at the University of Denver. He also began an ambitious development and...
Dates: 2007

Evans, Anne, 1931

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Identifier: U201.02.0139.0017
Overview Images of Anne Evans, daughter of University of Denver founder John Evans, including one black and white negative and print of Evans on top of Mt. Evans; one black and white print of Evans cutting a cake on Founders Day with Gladys Cheesman Evans, Chancellor Frederick M. Hunter, and Daniel K. Wolfe; and one set of black and white negatives with contact sheet including image of Evans on Founder's Day, as well as headshots of unidentified persons and views of buildings including Buchtel Chapel.
Dates: 1931

Evelyn Rosenthal Stone, 1983-1984

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Identifier: B111.09.0009.0016
Overview Evelyn Rosenthal Stone was born in 1910. She graduated from the University of Denver in 1955 with her BA and again in 1958 with her MA, both in Education. She was a member of Delta Kappa gamma sorority and was one of the first women to be inducted into the Phi Delta Kappa Fraternity. in 1984 she was presented by the Minoru Yasui Community Volunteer Award for her extensive volunteer work with schools, the University, various medical centers, and the Salvation Army, among others. She worked for...
Dates: 1983-1984

Frances Wisebart Jacobs, between 1880-1890

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Identifier: B148.03.0006.00001
Overview Frances Wisebart Jacobs in an oval portrait of her head and shoulders. Frances Wisebart Jacobs came to Colorado as a young bride in 1863, and she and her husband, Abraham Jacobs, made their first home in Central City, Colorado. After the family relocated to Denver, Colorado, she became known in the local Jewish and general community and nationally as Denver's ''Mother of Charities'' for her central role in philanthropy. She was an officer in several charitable organizations and helped to found...
Dates: between 1880-1890

Greene, Robert, 2016

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Identifier: D069.02.0001.0004

Hadassah Guardians, 1969-1984

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Identifier: B157.03.0012.00001
Overview Book with lists of Hadassah Guardians (ie donors) from 1969-1984.
Dates: 1969-1984

Invitation to Dedications and Banquet, 1922 June 23

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Identifier: B242.02.0001.0002.00001
Overview Invitation to building dedications and a banquet and dance by the trustees of the National Jewish Hospital for Consumptives. The dedications were of the Louis D. Beaumont Home for Nurses and The Hofheimer Children's Building at the hospital, both built largely through the efforts of Seraphine Pisko. A banquet and dance was held at the Albany Hotel. Seraphine Eppstein Pisko (1861-1942) began working at National Jewish Hospital for Consumptives as a field secretary, fund raiser, in 1900. In 1911...
Dates: 1922 June 23

Jack Greenwald Papers

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Identifier: B344
Overview Jack Greenwald was born June 14, 1928 in Columbus, Ohio, the youngest son of Rabbi Yekusiel Yehudah Greenwald (1888 - 1954). Rabbi Greenwald Rabbi Greenwald only knew German and had to learn Yiddish before he became rabbi of the Beth-Jacob Shul in Columbus, Ohio, a Yiddi. Jack Greenwald came to Denver, Colorado in 1946 and received his Bachelor of Science of Law, 1950, and his Juris Doctorate, 1952, both degrees from the University of Denver. Professionally, he specialized in the area of...
Dates: 1949 - 2012

Jean and Milt Morris Papers

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Identifier: B275
Overview Milt Morris was born in Cleveland in 1915 and his family moved to Denver to find a cure for his mother's asthma at National Jewish Hospital. He graduated from the University of Denver College of Law in 1939. Milt Morris served in the Army Air Force during World War II. He taught business law at DU for eleven years. He practiced law in Denver for many years and was a partner in Feder, Morris, Tamblyn and Goldstein where he specialized in real estate law. In 1941, Jean Wohlegarth married her...
Dates: 1888-2007

Joe Silver, 2018 March

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Identifier: B111.09.0009.0027
Overview File contains an Intermountain Jewish News article titled "Joe Silver is better than Gold", and two programs from the March 15, 2018 event honoring Joe Silver.
Dates: 2018 March