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Fur trade

Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 3 Collections and/or Records:

Bercu Gross Family Collection

Identifier: B356

The material in the collection includes items, photographs, and papers related to Dorothy Bercu Gross and her husband Norman Gross, her extended family, and her Vaudeville career in the 1920s and 1930s. Her father owned the Chicago Hide, Fur and Wool Company in Douglas, Wyoming and Denver, Colorado. The collection spans from the late 1800s to 2015 and illustrates an extended Jewish family and vaudeville performers.

Dates: 1904-2015

Eli Birnbaum on Capulin, Colorado, 1979 April 25

Identifier: B098.01.0003.00047

Eli Birnbaum on life in Capulin, Colorado as the only Jewsih family; fur and hide trade.

Dates: 1979 April 25

J. L. Brown Hide Co., 1929

Identifier: B112.03.0001.0007

File contains two checks from the J.L. Brown Hide Company at 1821 15th Street, Denver, CO from January of 1929. Benjamin Sosny owned the company and his youngest daughter, Sylvia Sosny's photo appears on the checks. File also contains one printed page from 2007 about the acquisition of these checks from Eileen and David Naiman, who donated them to Beck Archives.

Dates: 1929