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Jewish funeral rites and ceremonies

 Subject
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 3 Collections and/or Records:

Funeral Service of Dr. John C. Livingston, 1999 October 28

 Item
Identifier: B098.01.0006.00161
Overview Recording of the funeral service of John C. Livingston.
Dates: 1999 October 28

Linas Hazadek of West Denver Records

 Collection
Identifier: B195
Overview Linas Hazedek was established as an Orthodox Jewish non-profit benevolent organization. The constitution for the organization dates to September 1921, although the organization was not incorporated by the State of Colorado until 1955. The organization provided visits to sick members and performed services and last rites for deceased members. All donations to the organization were to be used for the funeral expenses of the members. It operated originally at the Synagogue at Hooker Street and...
Dates: 1921-1960s

Oral History Interview with Aaron Cohen, 1978 April 18

 Item
Identifier: B098.01.0001.00023
Overview Interview with Aaron Cohen on Feldman Mortuary at 17th and York in Denver, Denver's only Jewish Mortuary since 1936. Interview gives information about Aaron, the history if the mortuary, burial rituals and differences between Orthodox conservative and Reformed.
Dates: 1978 April 18