Rabbis -- Colorado -- Denver
Subject Source: Local sources
Found in 9 Collections and/or Records:
Abstract A Pueblo native, Raich studied to become a rabbi after thirty years as a statistical engineer for CF&I Steel Corp. He had been a lay leader and cantor and had led congregations when Pueblo was between rabbis.
Abstract Max P. Cowan describes his early life in West Denver, including synagogues and rabbis, life in cattle dealing and ranching in Colorado later in his life.
Dates: 1978 August 7
Abstract Rabbi Baskin was born in New Jersey, not sure why the family came to Denver but thinks his father may have had some tuberculosis. Interview split between talking about his father Rabbi Sam Baskin and his own life.
Dates: circa 1980
Abstract Topics Covered: Joining the Army, served as the first Jewish Chaplain to enter the European Theater in WWII, organizing a wedding in a few days when unexpected orders to deploy were received, experiences as a chaplain in the army during WWII.
Scope and Contents Rectangular framed drawing of man (Samuel Weil) with white beard and darker grey hair and grey mustasche. He is wearing a light colored shirt and and dark suit jacket. The portrait includes his head and shoulders; he is looking off to his right.
Dates: circa 1885
Scope and Contents Round tintype of man (Samuel Weil) with white beard and dark hair and mustasche. He is wearing a light colored shirt and and dark suit jacket. The portrait includes his head and shoulders; he is looking off to his right.
Dates: circa 1885
Abstract This series contains three boxes of Sermons delivered by Rabbi Manuel Laderman. The sermons were primarily delivered at the Hebrew Educational Alliance in Denver, Colorado, although there are a few sermons that were delivered elsewhere. The sermons were delivered between 1932 and 1988 and cover both religious and historical events and concepts. Historical events include the pre-World War II era, World War II, the establishment of the State of Israel, wars in Israel, the United States civil...
Dates: Majority of material found within 1932 - 1988