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Isaac Israel
Occupation: Clerk, employment office co-owner
Born: N/A
Birthplace: N/A
Died: N/A

Nothing is known about Isaac Israel’s life prior to arriving in Leadville. He came to the city in either 1880 or 1881 and began working as a clerk at the employment office of J. C. Cline at 204 Harrison Avenue. [1] By March 1881, Isaac and J. C. Cline had formed a business partnership resulting in the renaming of the employment office to Cline & Israel. [2] He soon after left Leadville for Kansas where he planned to open a branch of Cline & Israel. [3]

1 T. B. Corbett and J. H. Ballenger, Corbett & Ballenger’s Second Annual Leadville City Directory: Containing a Complete List of the Inhabitants, Institutions, Incorporated Companies, Manufacturing Establishments, Business, Business Firms, Etc. in the City of Leadville, for 1881 (Leadville, CO: Corbett & Ballenger Publishers, 1881), P168, 323.
2 Personal Points (Leadville, CO: Leadville Democrat), March 29, 1881, P8.
3 Personal Points, March 29, 1881, P8.

Bibliography

Corbett, T. B. and J. H. Ballenger. Corbett & Ballenger’s Second Annual Leadville City Directory: Containing a Complete List of the Inhabitants, Institutions, Incorporated Companies, Manufacturing Establishments, Business, Business Firms, Etc. in the City of Leadville, for 1881. Leadville, CO: Corbett & Ballenger, Publishers, 1881.

Personal Points. Leadville, CO: Leadville Democrat. March 29, 1881.

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AUTHOR: Quinn Whittington
EDITOR: William Korn
SOURCE: Jewish Surnames/Israel
PUBLISHED BY: Temple Israel Foundation. Leadville, CO; USA. 2021
STABLE URL: http://www.jewishleadville.org/israel.html

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