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Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 12 Collections and/or Records:

"Americans by Choice" Distinguished Service Award, 1972-1988

Identifier: B333.08.0013.0004

Folder containes fourteen nomination letters suggesting Maria Lowenstein for the Americans by Choice Distinguished Citizen Award including letter from the DAR and the YWCA. Also included is the citizenship day even program from September 17, 1972 and two newspaper clipplings with Maria mentioned and pictured. Lastly a letter from Henry in 1988 informing the Citizenshp Day committee of his mothers passing in 1982 after they had invited her to the celebration.

Dates: 1972-1988

Baskin Family, 1911-1990

Identifier: B111.01.0001.0020
Abstract Rabbi Samuel Baskin served in pulpits in Denver, Salt Lake City, and Brooklyn. His son, Rabbi Bernard Baskin, temporarily replaced Rabbi Herbert Friedman at Temple Emanuel when the latter became a wartime chaplain from 1944 to 1947. He retired after 40 years at a liberal synagogue in Hamilton, Ontario, Canada. Bernard's wife was Marjorie Schatz, known and admired for her expertise in metallurgy, health care, social service, and Jewish community affairs. Elfrieda Erlich was Marjorie Shatz's...
Dates: 1911-1990

Bernard Hurwitz, 1887-1981

Identifier: B111.05.0005.0016

Bernard Hurwitz emigrated to Denver from Poland in 1882, his passage paid by the Rothschild family. He was a scholar and teacher, sold Manischewitz matzos for Pesach, and served as president of the Mizrachi Society. He helped found Chevro Mishno for the study of the Scriptures.

Dates: 1887-1981

Bernard Hurwitz Documents, 1887-1919

Identifier: B168.01.0001.0005
Scope and Contents

Contains the Naturalization Certificate of Bernard Hurwitz (1887) and a Certificate from "The Provisional Executive Committee for General Zionist Affairs to Bernard Hurwitz "in recognition of services rendered to the Zionist Cause during the Emergency of the Great War."

Dates: 1887-1919

Box 5: Government and Fraternal Documents, 1900 - 1920

 File — Box B454.02.0005: Series B454.02; Series B454.03; Series B454.06 [Barcode: U186023299123]
Identifier: B454.03.0005

This portion of the box contains: an induction certificate to the Nobles of the Mystic Shrine, government issued documents, and the high school graduation diploma for Florence Creamer.

Dates: 1900 - 1920

Documents, 1895-1936

Identifier: B187.04.0006.0003
Scope and Contents

Folder contains identity papers, work documents, passports, immigration papers, Air Force documents, naturalization papers, and 1938 Nakhshon Limited shares from Haifa.

Dates: 1895-1936

Israel Smith 48 Star American Flag

Identifier: B175

A cotton American flag with thirteen horizontal stripes, seven red and six white, with 48 white stars on a blue field in the upper left corner. This flag was presented to Israel Smith when he became a U.S. citizen at the age of 21, ca.1927.

Dates: circa 1927

Jacob and May S. Charsky Marinoff

Identifier: B420.01.0001.0003

Folder contains a photograph of Jacob Marinoff and May Charsky; a copy of a marriage certificate between Jacob Marinoff and May S. Charsky in Denver, County of Arapahoe, dated January 31, 1898; and a copy of the naturalization application of Jacob Marinoff dated September 25, 1898.

Dates: 1893-1970

Jacob Fleischer, 1870-1912, 1996

Identifier: B111.03.0003.0016
Abstract Jacob Fleischer (1846/7-?, was born in Germany and immigrated to the United States between 1865 and 1870. He was naturalized in 1871, in Morgan County, Illinois. In 1882, Fleischer married Rosa Harthleimer (sp?) Fleischer in Colorado. Jacob purchased a parcel of seven lots in Denver on what is now stretching from Alameda north down Leyden. Fleischer appears to have worked with the Denver Brewing Company, and he went on a trip to California in 1899 to visit the California Wine...
Dates: 1870-1912; 1996