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Denver (Colo.) -- Social conditions

 Subject
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 4 Collections and/or Records:

Exterior of Downing's Hardware Store, between 1950-1955

 Item
Identifier: B409.02.00004
Overview Exterior view of Downing's Hardware store on Downing street with two people staning in front of the store and one person sitting in a car. There are several signs, including "Your Credit is Good," "Hardware" on the side of the building, and "Poultry and Rabbit Feed." Interior of the Downing's Hardware store on Downing street. Standing in the store are left to right, Ida Bloom, Pizer Bloom, unidentified employee, Sam Bloom, and Fern Bloom. Pictured are paints and Celsior paint samples on shelves...
Dates: between 1950-1955

Industrial Removal Office Colorado Correspondence

 Collection
Identifier: B171
Overview The Industrial Removal Office (IRO) was created in New York to Americanize Eastern European Jews, find jobs for the immigrants, and relocate them throughout the United States. The Jewish Relief Society and the Independent Order of B'nai B'rith (B'nai B'rith) in Denver worked to resettle the immigrants in Colorado. Lesser Levy and Milton Schayer headed the industrial removal committee of the B'nai B'rith. The collection contains copies of correspondence from the Industrial Removal Office Records...
Dates: 1903-1916

Letter from A. Coltum to C.D. Spivak, 1910 August 08

 Item
Identifier: B002.01.0103.0035.00002
Overview Handwritten letter from Aaron Coltum to Charles Spivak requesting the admittance of Jennie Spiegel from Alliance, New Jersey to JCRS. Letter is dated and signed.
Dates: 1910 August 08

Milton Louis Anfenger Papers

 Collection
Identifier: B091
Overview

Milton L. Anfenger was an attorney, Colorado state senator, humanitarian, and civic leader who lived in Denver, Colorado. He was president of National Jewish Hospital and the Denver Bears Baseball Club. He was a member of the Elks, Masons, Shriners, and B'nai B'rith. The papers include newspapers, newspaper clippings, invitations, photographs, and scrapbooks.

Dates: 1892-1953; Majority of material found in 1904-1952