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Jewish women

 Subject
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 15 Collections and/or Records:

Biographical Materials, 1889-2014

 Series
Identifier: B148.02
Scope and Contents From the Collection: The collection consists of clothing that belonged to Frances Wisebart Jacobs and to a relative and contemporary of hers. Also included in the collection are articles and papers about Abraham and Frances Wisebart Jacobs as well as two framed photographs (1887) of Frances Jacobs. The clothing comprises a two-piece satin and lace dress (ca. 1885), a silk underlay (ca. 1890), an ivory and black cotton overlay (ca. 1909-1913), and a velvet jacket (ca. 1924).

Blazing the Trail: An Early History of Denver’s Jewish Community, 2009

 Item
Identifier: B230.03.0023.00007
Overview Brief description of several early Jewish leaders of commerce, philanthropy, religion, and community as well as several Jewish lawyers, doctors, merchants, and politicians in Colorado.

Box 5, 1889-2000

 File — Box B148.02.0005: Series B148.02; Series B148.03; Series B148.04 [U186020736485]
Identifier: B148.04.0005
Overview Folder on United Way (Community Chest) and on Frances Wisebart Jacobs, one of its founders.

Bronze Statue of Frances Wisebart Jacobs, circa 1987

 Item
Identifier: B063.03.0011.00102
Overview Bronze statue is an artist's rendering of Frances Wisebart Jacobs holding her bag of soaps and medicines. The plaque affixed to the base of statue explains Jacob's ties with National Jewish Hospital, which was founded in her memory. The statue is located in the National Jewish Center, Denver, Colo.

Bronze Statue of Frances Wisebart Jacobs, circa 1987

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Identifier: B063.08.0039.00051
Overview Bronze statue is an artist's rendering of Frances Wisebart Jacobs holding her bag of soaps and medicines. The plaque affixed to the base of statue explains Jacob's ties with National Jewish Hospital, which was founded in her memory. The statue is located in the National Jewish Center, Denver, Colo.

Civilizing the West: Early Colorado Jews in the Arts, 1865-1950, 2011

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Identifier: B230.03.0023.00009
Overview Brief biographies of Jewish artists, musicians, composers, and conductors in Colorado. Jewish influence on arts in Colorado.

Frances Wisebart Jacobs, between 1880-1890

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Identifier: B063.08.0016.00002
Overview Frances Wisebart Jacobs in a oval photograph of her head and shoulders.

Frances Wisebart Jacobs, between 1880-1890

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Identifier: B148.03.0006.00001
Overview Frances Wisebart Jacobs in an oval portrait of her head and shoulders. Frances Wisebart Jacobs came to Colorado as a young bride in 1863, and she and her husband, Abraham Jacobs, made their first home in Central City, Colorado. After the family relocated to Denver, Colorado, she became known in the local Jewish and general community and nationally as Denver's ''Mother of Charities'' for her central role in philanthropy. She was an officer in several charitable organizations and helped to found...

Frances Wisebart Jacobs Biographical Materials, 1889-2014

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Identifier: B148.02.0005.0002
Overview Originals and copies of newspaper articles, memorials, copy of Charity Organization Society incorporation, and memos concerning Frances Wisebart Jacobs.

Growing up in Early Colorado: The Lives of Jewish Children, 1860-1940, 2012

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Identifier: B230.03.0023.00010
Overview Brief biographies of Jewish men and women who grew up in Jewish communities in Colorado. Contains historical photographs and interviews with people describing their childhoods.