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archivist , historian

Jeanne Esther Abrams, Swedish, American Historian, archivist. New York State Regent's scholar, 1968-1972, scholar American Jewish History Society, 1988; grantee Colorado Endowment for Humanities, 1989, 92. Vice president Jewish Women's League of Denver, since 1988; president Yeshiva Toras Chaim High School Parent-Teachers Association, 1989-1991. Member American Jewish History Society (academic county), Society American Archivists.

Background

Abrams, Jeanne Esther was born on April 2, 1951 in Stockholm. Came to the United States, 1951. Daughter of I. Edward and Gilda (Zielona) Lichtman.

Education

Bachelor, Yeshiva University, 1972. Master of Arts, University Colorado, 1978. Doctor of Philosophy, University Colorado, 1983.

Career

Director Rocky Mountain History Society/Beck Archives University Denver, since 1982, associate professor.

Works

Membership

Vice president Jewish Women's League of Denver, since 1988. President Yeshiva Toras Chaim High School Parent-Teachers Association, 1989-1991. Member American Jewish History Society (academy council), Society of America Archivists, Colorado Preservation Alliance, since 2003.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: reading, art.

Connections

Married Lewis H. Abrams, August 29, 1971. Children: Yehudah, Chaim, Avraham, Yocheved.

father:
I. Edward Lichtman

mother:
Gilda (Zielona) Lichtman

spouse:
Lewis H. Abrams

child:
Yehudah Abrams

child:
Chaim Abrams

child:
Avraham Abrams

child:
Yocheved Abrams