Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
Found in 5332 Collections and/or Records:
Scope and Contents From the Collection: Most of the records consist of letters, educational materials, bulletins and published newspaper accounts of activities by world-wide, national by world-wide, national and local groups on behalf of Soviet Jews. Rhoda Friedman collected most of this material. The Records also have scrapbooks created by Lillian Hoffman.
Overview Advertisement for the grand opening of the Yiddish theater at the Palm Theatre, 3116 W. Colfax Avenue in Denver, Colorado that appeared in the Denver Jewish News. The opening night performance was The Price of Love on September 12, 1923. The Jewish Theatre was established by the Jewish Theatrical Company, organized by the Josephson family. The Jewish Theatrical Company operated from 1922 to 1926.
Dates: 1923 September
Overview Advertisement for the Yiddish theater at the Palm Theatre that appeared in the Denver Jewish News. The theater was located at 3116 West Colfax Avenue in Denver, Colorado. The main drama was ''The Second Wife'' on December 25, 1923. The Jewish Theatre was established by the Jewish Theatrical Company, organized by the Josephson family. The Jewish Theatrical Company operated from 1922 to 1926.
Dates: 1923 December
Overview Advertising card that reads "Ben Wisebart Wide Awake Clothier, 366 Larimer St., Denver, Colorado." Wisebart was elected mayor of Central City, Colo. in 1876. His sister was Frances Wisebart Jacobs. This photograph of the card was taken circa 1978.
Dates: circa 1876
Overview Printing plate nailed on a wood block showing aerial view of the Jewish Consumptives' Relief Society campus in the 1930s. The JCRS had a printing shop and book bindery.
Dates: between 1930-1940
Overview Aerial view of the Jewish Consumptives' Relief Society's (JCRS) campus. The JCRS was a sanatorium for tuberculosis patients that was founded in 1904 by a group of immigrant Jewish workingmen along with the support of several leading physicians and rabbis in Denver, Colorado. It was located on West Colfax Avenue just outside of Denver.
Dates: between 1930-1939
Overview Aerial view of the National Asthma Center at West 19th Avenue and Julian Street, part of Sloan's lake and the surrounding neighborhoods in Denver, Colorado in the 1960s. The National Asthma Center started as the Jewish Sheltering Home and later merged with the National Jewish Hospital.
Dates: between 1960-1969
Overview Aerial view of National Jewish Hospital's campus in Denver, Colorado at Colorado and Colfax. The campus covers 15 acres and includes a rehabilitation center, research center, pediatric building and others. The hospital was founded in 1899 with the motto, ''None may enter who can pay...none can pay who enter.''