Prime Minister with Local Connections
Golda Meir would come to Denver from Illinois at a young age – purportedly “running away from home”. She resided in West Denver along the Colfax corridor. Her home was located in the 1600 block of Julian Street – later moved to the Auraria Campus where it was restored and designated an historical landmark. Golda became immersed in the Zionist cause while in Denver She migrated to Israel (then Palestine) in 1921 and eventually rose to the position of Prime Minister from 1969 until 1974, She passed away in December of 1978.
The LP below was released on the Buddah Label