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Jewish women

 Subject
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 10 Collections and/or Records:

Beck Archives Photograph Collection

 Collection
Identifier: B063
Overview

The Beck Archives Photograph Collection contains materials which reflect the rich, varied, and vibrant Jewish experience in the Rocky Mountain region, with a special emphasis on Colorado.

Bercu Gross Family Collection

 Collection
Identifier: B356
Overview The material in the collection includes items, photographs, and papers related to Dorothy Bercu Gross and her husband Norman Gross, her extended family, and her Vaudeville career in the 1920s and 1930s. Her father owned the Chicago Hide, Fur and Wool Company in Douglas, Wyoming and Denver, Colorado. The collection spans from the late 1800s to 2015 and illustrates an extended Jewish family and vaudeville performers.

Beth Jacob High School of Denver Records

 Collection
Identifier: B282
Overview Also known as Bais Yaakov Denver (BYD), Beth Jacob High School was founded in 1968 to provide young women with a Judaic and secular education. Collection contains a DVD titled ''Ripples in the Water'' and a book ''Beth Jacob High School of Denver 40th Anniversary Tribute Journal'' related to Beth Jacob High School from 2008.

Denver Chapter of Hadassah Records

 Collection
Identifier: B157
Overview The Denver Chapter of Hadassah was organized in 1915. Hadassah is a Zionist organization that combine the Jewish emphasis on social welfare with the ideology of Zionism. The Denver Chapter continues to support Israel and to promote health awareness, education, and Zionist youth programs. The minutes, programs, publications, and scrapbooks and scrapbooks reflect the history of a Jewish women's organization with programs in Israel and Denver.

Goodstein Family Papers

 Collection
Identifier: B153
Overview Joseph Scher was born in Latvia in 1884 and died in Denver in 1969. He emigrated in 1904 and graduated from the University of Wisconsin with a BA degree in Sociology and Economics in 1913. Joseph Scher joined the Immigration Service in 1918 and was an investigator for 32 years. He married Rose Saperstein of Pennsylvania that same year. Their daughter Lillian Marie Scher Goodstein was born in Chicago in 1914 and graduated from the University of Chicago. She was a teacher and school librarian...

Loeb Family Collection

 Collection
Identifier: B407
Overview Collection contains family documents and material objects related to the Loeb Family. Many of these items relate directly to the Holocaust and WWII. Important items include German passports and IDs, documents relating firsthand accounts of WWII and the Holocaust, photographs from before, during, and after the war, including photographs of Ernest Loeb as a US soldier in Germany, Ernest Loeb's Bronze Star Medal, scrapbooks, early German school report cards, and Jewish books of scripture.

Ray Shapiro Photographs

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Identifier: B286
Overview

Mrs. Aaron (Ray) Shapiro was born and raised in New York City and became involved in the fund raising activity for the Jewish Consumptives' Relief Society as a member of the New York Ladies' Auxiliary. The collection consists of an 1899 photograph of Ray Shapiro and a photograph of a plaque for a building on the JCRS campus erected with funds collected by the New York Ladies' Auxiliary.

Tillye Levy Papers

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Identifier: B260
Overview Tillye Shulman Levy was one of the Denver Jewish community’s most dedicated and effective volunteers. Born in Central City in 1895, she first became involved in philanthropic charity work as a young woman, after meeting Fannie Lorber, the longtime president of the Denver Sheltering Home for Jewish Children. As a teenager, Tillye worked at the Denver Trunk Factory in downtown Denver, located next door to the Lorber Shoe Company. Mrs. Lorber interested Tillye in the children and soon she was...

Tofahan Pinkhasova Music and Papers

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Identifier: B337
Overview Yafa Pinkhasova was born in Bukhara, Uzbekistan on October 5, 1928 and died in Denver, Colorado September 10, 2010. She married Rakhim Pinkhasov in Bukhara in 1952. He was born in 1928 in Bukhara and died in 2006. Tohfaxân Pinkasova sang traditional songs from the women's Sozanda style of music of the Bukharian Jewish and Tajik/Uzbek people of Central Asia. Collection contains a monograph of songs, an LP record of Jewish Bukharan singer, Tohfaxân (Yafa) Pinkasova, flyers, and journal articles...