Temple Israel
Colorful Conflicts

While an ideal world would have no conflicts or disagreements, that peace is rarely a regular feature of life in frontier towns (or even today)! The smaller towns often had the craziest stories of conflict between individuals or between individuals and a business or organization. Here are a few of the stories we discovered in our research. We will add more stories as our research uncovers them.

Temple Israel Foundation
208 West 8th Street
Leadville, Colorado 80461

Temple Israel Museum
201 West 4th Street
Leadville, Colorado 80461

Hebrew Cemetery
SW Corner of Evergreen Cemetery
North end of James Street, Leadville
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