We currently have several collections and exhibits available through Special Collections in Anderson Academic Commons. For example,
- Pioneer Jewish Women of Colorado
- The Lowenstein Family: A Story of Survival
- Chasing the Cure in Colorado: Tuberculosis and the Jewish Community
- and many more
Check out the Beck Archives webpage for more information on available collections or to make an appointment.
The Rocky Mountain Jewish Historical Society & Beck Archives Cordially Invite You to Join Us at the RMJHS Annual Meeting
"A New Treasure for the Beck Archives: Otto Mears, Colorado's Jewish Pathfinder"
Meeting, Lecture, Exhibit, & Refreshments
Nov. 13th, 2016, 1:00-3:00 p.m.
University of Denver
Anderson Academic Commons, 290
(Special Events Room)
2150 E. Evans Ave., Denver, CO 80208
For a campus map, please click here.
For more information, contact Dr. Jeanne Abrams at (303) 871-2977 or Jeanne.Abrams@du.edu.
The 18th Annual Livingston Lecture "Old Wine in New Bottles: Anti-Jewish
Immigration Policy in the United States" with Dr. Alan Kraut
American University in Washington D.C. January 8, 2017, 12:30-2:30 p.m. Light refreshments at 12:30 p.m. Lecture promptly at 1:00 p.m. University of Denver Lindsay Auditorium, Sturm Hall #281 2000 E. Asbury Ave., Denver, CO 80208 For a campus map, please click here. To learn more about Dr. Kraut's work, please click here. **Admission is free, but reservations are required** For more information or to make your reservation today, contact Dr. Jeanne Abrams at (303) 871-2977 or Jeanne.Abrams@du.edu.
For a complete list of past RMJHS events, please check the CJS past events page by clicking here.
- RMJHS Annual Heritage Award Dinner - Screening of "Striking Liquid Gold: Colorado Jews in the Oil Industry" (May 16, 2016)
- 17th Annual Livingston Lecture, "The Hits, the Life, & the Lost Lyrics of Comedian & Song Parodist Allan Sherman" (Jan. 10, 2016)
Jews & Booze: Becoming Americans in the Age of Prohibition (RMJHS Annual Mtg.; Oct. 18)