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From the archives: The liberation of Auschwitz

Tomorrow, January 27, 2023, marks the 78th anniversary of the liberation of Auschwitz-Birkenau by Soviet forces. Today, Auschwitz is synonymous with Hitler’s war...

From the archives: Martin Luther King, Jr.

Martin Luther King, Jr.’s relationship with the Jewish community is oft-cited and usually lauded. Was it as peaceful and aligned as it is portrayed? To answer this, we...

From the archives: A 114-year-old Denverite

In our search through the IJN archive we discovered that 76 years ago this week, Beth Israel Home for the Aged was celebrating its new facility on 17th and Meade on the...

From the archives: Chanukah fun facts

In our search through the IJN archive for mentions of latkes and gelt, an item caught our attention: “Light on Chanukah” is a compendium of fun facts about Chanukah...

From the archives: Thanksgiving

An exploration of Thanksgiving through the IJN archives.

From the archives: Kristallnacht

On the 84th anniversary of Kristallnacht, a look in the IJN archives to see how the pogrom was covered at the time.

From the Archives: Lake Steam Baths

As Lake Steam Baths on West Colfax announces its sale, we search the IJN archives for Denver Russian bath history.

From the archives: Sukkot in 1924

From the archives: Buying a lulav and etrog in 1924 on the West Side.

From the archives: A king’s death, a queen’s coronation

From the archives: How did the Intermountain Jewish News report the death of King George VI and the coronation of Queen Elizabeth II?

From the archives…August 16, 1929

From the archives: An Intermountain Jewish News from 1929 reports on the 25th anniversary of JCRS, the Jewish Consumptives' Relief Society.