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Jewish businesspeople -- Colorado

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Subject Source: Local sources
Scope Note: FOR USE AT RESOURCE LEVEL ONLY

Found in 38 Collections and/or Records:

Oral History Interview with Louis Charsky, 1979 May 31

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Identifier: B098.01.0003.00067
Overview Louis Charsky talks about working in chemicals and drugs which he'd deliver in a horse drawn buggy, growing up Orthodox and going to BMH, and liquor business.

Oral History Interview with Mindell Stein, 1979 July 18

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Identifier: B098.01.0003.00054
Overview Mindell Stein discusses the philosophy of Temple Micah, reason why people were compelled to start Temple Micah, the character of the congregation and its relationship with the community, the rabbi's that have served the congregation and the problem of declining membership.

Oral History Interview with Moe Katz, 1978 November 16

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Identifier: B098.02.0007.00003
Overview Topics covered: Briefly covers Mo's personal life, growing up in Colorado, education and business- Chemical Sales Company. Began working with Allied in 1948, 1956 became president, talks about presidency and events during that time, Nat Rosenberg, charitable organizations.

Oral History Interview with Pueblo Oldtimers, 1981 August 7

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Identifier: B098.01.0003.00052
Overview Interviews with the Pueblo "Old-timers" speaking on escaping Russia and coming to Pueblo, building the Temple, the Jewish community in Pueblo, and the flood of 1921 in Pueblo.

Oral History Interview with Rose Stuhlbarg, 1978 August 6

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Identifier: B098.01.0002.00039
Overview Rose Stuhlbarg details Jewish life on the West Side of Denver, Colo. She also talks about her parents who emigrated from Russia. Her father practiced folk-medicine and her mother was a midwife. She mentions the Yiddish theater in Denver. She discusses her life after her first husband died, and the Depression years in Denver. Her first husband was murdered while on the Denver Police Force in 1919.

Oral History Interview with Silas Kobey, 1986 March 1

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Identifier: B098.01.0006.00135
Overview Topics covered: Pioneering days of Colorado, manufacturing business, Silas was born and raised in Aspen and came to Denver in 1924 when mining fizzled out. Father was a Russian immigrant rabbi and grandmother was well known midwife, Miriam Kobey. Talks about family and business life in Denver, potato chip factory.

Orange Glo International Records

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Identifier: B128
Overview Max Appel, born in Denver, married Elaine Monderer, born in Pueblo, Colorado, in 1958. Elaine and Max Appel began their first commercial enterprise as a "mom and pop" business called Hoky Carpet Sweeper Company in 1977. They promoted their product locally at state fairs and local department stores. In 1986, Max developed an environmentally safe cleaning product in his garage that incorporated Valencia oranges, and the initial company was named Appel Mountain, Inc. Orange Glo Wood Cleaner and...

Robert Shulman Mines, 1897-1900

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Identifier: B112.04.0001.0003
Overview Documents - two Warranty Deeds 1900 for Bunker Hill Lode, 1897 lease for mining property (200 feet), Revised mine location - 1900 (all in Gilpin County)

Robinson Family Papers

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Identifier: B289
Overview Louis Robinson came from Eastern Europe with his wife Etta and their children in the 1890s. He founded the Climax Dairy in the 1895 in Denver, Colorado. He also donated land and was on the Board of the Jewish Consumptives' Relief Society. His sons Hyman and Morris took over the dairy and Hyman married Etta Miller. Etta Robinson died in 1900 when their son Samuel was born. After the depression World War II, Sam Robinson started the Robinson Dairy. Sam Robison and his wife Helen Stone had two...

Rockmount Ranch Wear/Jack Weil, 1985-2015

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Identifier: B112.03.0001.0006
Overview File contains newspaper articles, advertisement cards, and biographical information about the Rockmount Ranch Wear Company that was founded by Jack Weil in the 1940s. Created the diamond snap design for cowboy shirts. Newspaper clipping about the Rockmount Ranch history and the new "Cannabis Cowboy Shirt" style.