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Jewish businesspeople -- Colorado -- Denver

 Subject
Subject Source: Local sources

Found in 68 Collections and/or Records:

Oral History Interview with Jack Weil, 1986 April 1

 Item
Identifier: B098.01.0006.00134
Overview Topics covered- Jack Weil came to Denver in 1928 as a garter salesman. Business enterprises, store ownership and in particular selling Western wear, he was the CEO and founder of Rockmount Ranch Wear. Talks a little bit about prejudice.
Dates: 1986 April 1

Oral History Interview with Jacqueline Goodstein Friedman, 1980 July 14

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Identifier: B098.01.0003.00060
Overview Talks about growing up on Denver's East Side, the Goodstein family, Goodstein's Delicatessen and Rev. Black.
Dates: 1980 July 14

Oral History Interview with Joseph Ginsburg, 1983 May 30

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Identifier: B098.01.0005.00112
Overview Interview covers buildings, businesses and families who lived along West Colfax and West 14th Avenue from 1912 until the 1970s. A little family history at the end of the Colfax drive.
Dates: 1983 May 30

Oral History Interview with Leslie Davis, 2006 March 23

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Identifier: B098.01.0007.00169
Overview Leslie Davis' grandfather was Leopold Guldman, owner of the Golden Eagle Dry Goods Store, later department store, in Denver from 1880s-1940s. Lived with her grandparents from 1927 until she married in 1944, father worked for Denver Post. Memories of her grandmother, grandfather and his generosity and business practices, religious life, and growing up in Denver and the Guldman mansion.
Dates: 2006 March 23

Oral History Interview with Max Grimes, 1976 September 20

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Identifier: B098.01.0001.00001
Overview "Max Grimes recounts life in Denver, Colorado, during the late 19th and early 20th centuries. He discusses the immigration of his ancestors from Russia and Poland to Denver and his father's various attempts to make a living in Denver and Salt Lake City, Utah. Grimes details his boyhood, pastimes, and education in Denver while also discussing numerous Jewish families and businesses in the city in the early 20th century. He also recounts his first and second marriages, his brief time studying at...
Dates: 1976 September 20

Oral History Interview with Max Grimes, 1976 September 20

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Identifier: B098.01.0001.00006
Overview "Max Grimes recounts life in Denver, Colorado, during the late 19th and early 20th centuries. He discusses the immigration of his ancestors from Russia and Poland to Denver and his father's various attempts to make a living in Denver and Salt Lake City, Utah. Grimes details his boyhood, pastimes, and education in Denver while also discussing numerous Jewish families and businesses in the city in the early 20th century. He recounts his first and second marriages, his brief time studying at...
Dates: 1976 September 20

Oral History Interview with Myron Neusteter, 1993 May 21

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Identifier: B098.01.0006.00151
Overview Interview covers Neusteter family in Denver, Neusteter's Ladies Apparel and Neusteter's Store.
Dates: 1993 May 21

Oral History Interview with Phillip Hornbein, Jr., 1981 May 9

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Identifier: B098.01.0004.00095
Overview "Philip Hornbein, Jr. talks about his father, Philip Hornbein, Sr. He describes his father's parents, immigrants from Eastern Europe in the 1870s and his siblings, as well as his father's education in Denver, Colo. He details legal cases his father handled while an attorney in Denver, including his efforts against the Ku Klux Klan. His father was born in New York City and attended the University of Denver, School of Law, graduating in 1902. Philip Hornbein, Jr. describes his father's role in...
Dates: 1981 May 9

Oral History Interview with Rebecca Rich, 1982 September 7

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Identifier: B098.01.0004.00099
Overview Interview covers her early life in Denver beginning in 1907; immigration, fathers salvage and auto business.
Dates: 1982 September 7

Oral History Interview with Roy Erickson, 1978 May 20

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Identifier: B098.01.0002.00031
Overview Roy Erickson is interviewed about his family background. He is also interviewed about his business, Erickson Monuments, and relationship to the Jewish community in Denver.
Dates: 1978 May 20