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Commemorative works

Subject Source: Library of Congress Genre/Form Terms
Scope Note: Genre terms : a thesaurus for use in rare book and special collections cataloging, via WWW, Aug. 6, 2014 |b (Commemorative works. NT Albums; Autograph albums; Awards; Certificates; Epitaphs; Eulogies; Festival books; Festschriften; Funeral books; Guestbooks; Keepsakes; Memorials (Commemorative); Obituaries; Souvenir programs)

Found in 10 Collections and/or Records:

Abraham Himelgin Memorials, 1967

Identifier: B392.03.0003.0001

File includes funeral book, certificate of memorial trees planted in Israel, the Mourner’s Kaddish, and a bookmark.

Dates: 1967


Identifier: U122

Collection contains documents pertaining to awards granted and nominated from the University of Denver. This collection is unprocessed.

Dates: Other: 1972-1996

Fred Zadek Salomon , 1872-1978

Identifier: B111.09.0009.0001
Abstract Fred Zadek Salomon was born April 10, 1830 in Strelno, Poland and opened the first general mercantile house in Denver in 1959. He fought in the Civil War and was instrumental in the formation of Denver as the major city in the what would become the state of Colorado. Fred was involved with the Denver City Water Company, the Denver Chamber of Commerce, the Denver Town Co., Denver Lodge No. 171, B'nai B'rith, the Merchants Protective Association, the Denver Pacific Railroad, and the Denver...
Dates: 1872-1978

Funeral Service of Ira M. Beck, 1975 March 23

Identifier: B098.01.0003.00069

Recording of the funeral service for Ira M. Beck.

Dates: 1975 March 23

Lillian ''Billie'' Stein Articles and Papers

Identifier: B192
Abstract Lillian Stein was born on July 7, 1907 in Denver to David and Rose Stein. Her father was a tailor and a cantor. Billie (Lillian) Stein began playing the trumpet in The Denver Post Boys Band. She started her all girls band at 14 and took Billie's Harmony Girls jazz band on the road when she graduated from high school at the age of 15. With her jazz band, she traveled throughout the United States performing on her trumpet. She married William Stein in 1939. Billie Stein became involved in...
Dates: Other: 1920-1996

Manuel Laderman Papers

Identifier: B429

Memorial, 1984-1988

Identifier: B377.01.0001.0002

Colorado State Senate Memorial to Dr. Kenneth R. Gottesfeld, M.D., 1938-1984. Kenneth Gottesfeld was a pioneer in the development of the diagnostic ultrasound method in obstetrics and gynecology.

Dates: 1984-1988

Rabbi Samuel Adelman Papers

Identifier: B223
Abstract Rabbi Adelman was a member of the executive committee of the Rabbinical Council of America and in 1949 he was honored by Gov. Alfred Driscoll of New Jersey for his civil rights leadership. He came to BMH in Denver in 1957 ushering in a new era for the congregation focusing on civil rights, Soviet Jewry and disability rights. He also wrote a book of religious poetry. Collection contains a book by Rabbi Samuel Adelman, titled “Windows to My Soul” and a book in memorial to Rabbi Samuel Adelman,...
Dates: 1963-1967

Robert Gamzey Papers

Identifier: B227

Robert Gamzey was an editor for the Intermountain Jewish News, a writer for the Denver Post, and the author of a number of books. Collection contains correspondence and news clippings containing reviews of books written by Robert Gamzey from 1956 through 1976.

Dates: 1956-1975

Sentimental Items

Identifier: D030.01.0084.0015

File contains various sentimental items given to gwen by students and friends. Items include a cassette, poetry, notes, and more.

Dates: 1930-2012