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National Asthma Center (U.S.)

 Organization

Began as the Denver Sheltering Home in 1907; 1907-1927--Denver Sheltering Home for Jewish Children; 1928-1952--National Home for Jewish Children in Denver; 1953-1956--Jewish National Home for Asthmatic Children in Denver; 1957-1972--Children’s Asthma Research Institute and Hospital (CARIH);

Found in 8 Collections and/or Records:

Boys at the National Asthma Center, 1947 May

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Identifier: B089.12.0020.0001.00001
Overview Group of boys from the National Asthma Center (NAC) sit on the steps of a building with two unidentified nurses. The Center's history began in 1907 as the Denver Sheltering Home for Jewish Children, which was a refuge for lower-income children whose parents were being treated for tuberculosis, or had passed away from tuberculosis. In 1928 the institution changed names to the National Home for Jewish Children in Denver. In 1953, the name changed to the Jewish National Home for Asthmatic...
Dates: 1947 May

Boys at the National Asthma Center, between 1970-1990

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Identifier: B089.12.0020.0003.00001
Overview Group of boys from the National Asthma Center (NAC) walking outside on a cool day. The NAC's history began in 1907 as the Denver Sheltering Home for Jewish Children, which was a refuge for lower-income children whose parents were being treated for tuberculosis, or had passed away from tuberculosis. In 1928 the institution changed names to the National Home for Jewish Children in Denver. In 1953, the name changed to the Jewish National Home for Asthmatic Children at Denver and the institution...
Dates: between 1970-1990

Boys Building Model Airplanes at the National Home for Jewish Children, after 1945

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Identifier: B063.03.0011.00082
Overview Two unidentified boys building model airplanes. The boys were in the care of the National Home for Jewish Children at Denver, which later became part of the National Jewish Hospital.
Dates: after 1945

Children and their Pets at the National Home for Jewish Children at Denver, 1936

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Identifier: B063.03.0011.00091
Overview Children at the National home for Jewish Children in Denver, Colorado with animals. From left to right is Isadore Gradsky, Louise Ziebart, Bunny Kortz, Jackie Lapin and Jakie Werls. Two chickens, a kitten and a puppy are being held by the children.
Dates: 1936

Children Using Nebulizers at the Children's Asthma Research Institute and Hospital, between 1957-1973

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Identifier: B089.12.0020.0004.00001
Overview A group of children using bronchodilator nebulizers for the treatment of asthma at the Children's Asthma Research Institute and Hospital. The National Asthma Center's history began in 1907 as the Denver Sheltering Home for Jewish Children, which was a refuge for lower-income children whose parents were being treated for tuberculosis, or had passed away from tuberculosis. In 1928 the institution changed names to the National Home for Jewish Children in Denver. In 1953, the name changed to the...
Dates: between 1957-1973

Hobbies at the National Jewish Home for Asthmatic Children in Denver, 1947 February

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Identifier: B063.03.0011.00083
Overview A group of unidentified boys using saws to cut wood for a hobby project. The boys were in the care of the National Jewish Home for Asthmatic Children in Denver, which later became part of the National Jewish Hospital.
Dates: 1947 February

Nurse and Child at the National Asthma Center, between 1965-1988

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Identifier: B089.12.0020.0003.00002
Overview An unidentified nurse hugs a boy while she writes on a chalkboard at the National Asthma Center. The NAC's history began in 1907 as the Denver Sheltering Home for Jewish Children, which was a refuge for lower-income children whose parents were being treated for tuberculosis, or had passed away from tuberculosis. In 1928 the institution changed names to the National Home for Jewish Children in Denver. In 1953, the name changed to the Jewish National Home for Asthmatic Children at Denver and the...
Dates: between 1965-1988

Snacks in the Nursery at the National Home for Jewish Children at Denver, between 1930-1940

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Identifier: B063.03.0011.00088
Overview A group of children seated at a table in the Nursery at the National Home for Jewish Children. Each child has a graham cracker and cup of milk. The child seated third from the left in the back row is Morris Susan. The children were in the care of the National Home for Jewish Children at Denver, which later became part of the National Jewish Hospital.
Dates: between 1930-1940