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Jewish way of life

Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 108 Collections and/or Records:

Oral History Interview with Sophie Stillman, 1979 August

Identifier: B098.04.0008.00025
Abstract Topics covered: Lived in a poor village in Russia, mother would buy and sell chickens and eggs and father cattle, did housework in Russia, no opportunities there; brother came straight to Denver and worked in cattle; she came to US through NY, took train to Denver; she worked in a cigar factory, took some night school but quit, learned English from brother’s children; married, had 4 children, left husband but didn't divorce him; always lived on West Side, religious life.
Dates: 1979 August

Oral History Interviews with Goldie Bolshen and Abe Goldberg, 1979

Identifier: B098.04.0008.00012
Abstract Goldie Bolshen: Born in Romania but doesn't remember country, came to Denver because her sister had TB, National Jewish Hospital.

Abe Goldberg: Parents from Russia, born in Denver, father worked in sheet metal, what he did growing up, grandfather, related to Max Goldberg, talks about father, school life, community life, family life, made wash boilers. Talks about buying fish with his mother, local stores.
Dates: 1979

Oral History Interviews with Harry Yaffe, 1978-1979

Identifier: B098.03.0007.00001
Abstract Two interviews with Harry, topics include: Harry's personal background, Beth Israel background, goals and growth of Beth Israel, relationship with other social service organizations, and feelings on the aging population.
Dates: 1978-1979

Radio Interview with Jeanne Abrams and Marjorie Hornbein on Jewish History, 1982 August 5

Identifier: B098.01.0004.00098
Abstract Recording of a radio interview on a segment called "Communities in Action" with Erin Hart with Jeanne Abrams and Marjorie Horbein about the contributions of the Jewish community to Colorado and Jewish history of the area.
Dates: 1982 August 5

Rocky Mountain Jewish Historical Society Records

Identifier: B230
Abstract The Rocky Mountain Jewish Historical Society (RMJHS) was established in 1976 to promote and sponsor historical activity related to the Jewish experience in the Rocky Mountain region. The Center for Judaic Studies at the University of Denver in Denver, Colorado partners with the RMJHS and the Ira M. Beck and Perle Hayutin Beck Memorial Archives of Rocky Mountain Jewish history to publicize and preserve the Jewish history of the Rocky Mountain region. The Beck Archives became a fully integrated...
Dates: 1976-2020

Rocky Mountain Jewish Historical Society Trip to Colorado Springs and Pueblo, 1981 June 14

Identifier: B098.01.0004.00073
Abstract Recording of aspects of the trip to Colorado Springs and Pueblo that the Rocky Mountain Jewish Historical Society took in 1981.
Dates: 1981 June 14

Samuel Ralph Freeman Memoir

Identifier: B274
Abstract Samuel Ralph Freeman was a lawyer originally from New York. He was assistant to the Colorado Attorney General from 1955-1958, Vice President of the Denver Rio Grande Railroad and later as the assistant to the chancellor at the University of Denver. He was also president of B’nai B’rith. Collection contains memoirs written by Samuel Freeman related Samuel Ralph from 1929 through 2003.
Dates: Coverage: 1929-2003

Tillye Levy Speech on Oral History Project, 1980 February 3

Identifier: B098.02.0007.00010
Abstract General introduction to the project of oral histories of Jewish social service organizations with anecdotes of the organizations involved. Recording of presentation given at Men's Hebrew Alliance breakfast.
Dates: 1980 February 3