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Talmud Torah (Judaism)

Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
Scope Note: Public Note: Here are entered works which deal with the religious obligation of Jews to study their tradition. May NOT subdivide geographically

Found in 1 Collection or Record:

Jacob Gorden Papers

Identifier: B281

Jacob Gorden who was a Schohet, Talmudic scholar, and later a mohel, emigrated to Denver in 1914 from Kolki,Russia to join his uncle, Velvel Heller. Soon Jacob had saved enough to bring his wife Charlotte and daughter Bess over, and the family settled on the Denver's west side. Two more daughters and a son were born in the family. Collection contains papers and notes related to Jacob Gorden from 1920, documents, and digitized photographs from circa 1900 to 1969.

Dates: circa 1900-1977