Jewish women -- Colorado -- Denver
Subject Source: Local sources
Found in 160 Collections and/or Records:
Overview Various Hadassah event photographs with some individuals identified on reverse of photos. Photos from Hadassah H. I. E. S., Hadassah at BMH, and several unknown events.
Overview Various Hadassah event photographs with some individuals identified on reverse of photos. Photos from Hadassah Salutes Israel, Lilli Rahn Seminar, Happy Birthday Israel, Education Day, Big Gifts Dinner, and several unknown events.
Overview Folder includes photos from a Torah Study Group at Dorothy P. Cohen-Love's home, the 90th Birthday Hadassah poster, and miscellaneous unmarked and undated photos, from informal gatherings and formal events.
Overview The Fair Cookbook was published by the Ladies of Congregation Emanuel in Denver, Colorado in 1888. It is the earliest known Jewish fundraising cookbook in America. The cookbook was sold at the fair that the Ladies of Temple Emanuel organized in 1888 to pay off the mortgage on the Temple. It is 49 pages in length with 13 sections, and features both traditional Jewish kosher recipes and recipes for non-kosher items as well as the names of individual contributors. The collection is a...
Overview Fannie Eller was born in Geishen, Russia, in 1881. She and her family immigrated to America when Fannie was a teenager and moved to the West Colfax area of Denver in 1896. She married Jacob Lorber and became interested in the plight of "tb orphans." In 1907, Fannie Lorber, Bessie Willems, and some other eastern European women founded the Denver Sheltering Home for Jewish Children to care for children of Jewish tb patients at the National Jewish Hospital for Consumptives and at the Jewish...