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Jewish women -- Colorado -- Denver

Subject Source: Local sources

Found in 158 Collections and/or Records:

Miscellaneous Photographs on CD, 2007

Identifier: B157.03.0007.00009
Overview 26 Miscellaneous Photographs from Hadassah events.
Dates: 2007

National Convention Materials, 1973

Identifier: B157.04.0005.0020
Overview Materials related to the 1973 National Hadassah Convetion held in Denver.
Dates: 1973

National Council of Jewish Women, 1950-1967

Identifier: B200.02
Overview Series includes (4) file folders include: by-laws of National Conference of Jewish Women; speeches, notes, board meeting agenda re: NCJW; NCJW misc. correspondence; NCJW Newsletter; (1) notebook re: Angel Week 1966 and 1967. Most materials date betweem 1954-1956 when Mary Jacobs was president.
Dates: 1950-1967

National Council of Jewish Women, Denver Section Records

Identifier: B094
Overview The National Council of Jewish Women, Denver Section (NCJW) was a women's philanthropic organization founded by Carrie Benjamin in October 1893 to serve the Denver, Colorado Jewish community. Most of the early members were members of Temple Emanuel in Denver and the collection details the contributions of women to social causes in Denver. Education was an early priority of the Denver Section and classes were held to serve Eastern European Jewish immigrants in the West Colfax area of...
Dates: 1894-2018

National Jewish Hospital Records

Identifier: B005
Overview In 1899, the Jewish community erected National Jewish Hospital (NJH), the first sanatorium in Denver, Colorado for tuberculosis victims. With the financial assistance of the International Order of B'nai B'rith, the hospital served Jews and gentiles alike and accepted indigent patients free of charge. The NJH adopted a program that emphasized the benefits of fresh air, good nutrition, and rest. Some of the physicians associated with the hospital included Dr. Saling Simon, Dr. Robert Levy, and...
Dates: 1892 - 2018

Nettie Limon Plaques

Identifier: B271
Overview Nettie Limon lived in the West Colfax area of Denver in the early 1900s and contributed to a number of Jewish organizations, including the West Side Benevolent Society. The West Side Benevolent Society was formed in 1906 and purchased land in 1908 for the Golden Hill Cemetery. The collection contains a Certificate for Membership of West Side Benevolent Society 1914; Certificate in Hebrew; Certificate for Contribution of $1.00 for U.S. Jewish Relief Day Special Fund 1916; Grand College Talmud...
Dates: 1914-1930

Newsletters, 2000-2011

Identifier: B157.04.0005.0007
Overview (18) Hadassah Denver Chapter Newsletters from 2000-2011; not every issue from the timeframe is represented. One newsletter is on CD.
Dates: 2000-2011

Newsletters, 1971-1972, 1990-1993

Identifier: B157.04.0005.0022
Overview (15) Hadassah Denver Chapter Newsletters, not every issue represented from the timeframe.
Dates: 1971-1972, 1990-1993

North High School Yearbook, 1945

Identifier: B392.03.0003.0002
Overview North High School Yearbook from Evelyn Paper Himelgrin's senior year. Preliminary drawings for some of the graphics in the yearbook, which Evelyn created, are also included.
Dates: 1945

Oral History Interview with Aimee Strauss, 1982 March 19

Identifier: B098.01.0004.00092
Overview "Aimee (nee Peyser) Strauss reminisces about growing up in Denver, Colo. She talks specifically about the education she received in public schools, as well as her religious education at Temple Emanuel Sunday School. She discusses her work experience while a single woman, including her involvement in the education of immigrant Jews on the West Side of Denver. She describes her wedding to Melvin Strauss, their honeymoon in California, and their experiences in the grocery business in Denver. She...
Dates: 1982 March 19