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National Jewish Hospital (U.S.)

 Organization

Est. 1899, National Jewish Hospital for Consumptives changed its name several times, subsequently being known as National Jewish Hospital (1925) becoming National Jewish Hospital and Research Center (1965), National Jewish Hospital/National Asthma Center (after merging with the National Asthma Center in 1978), National Jewish Center for Immunology and Respiratory Medicine (1985), and then renamed as National Jewish Medical and Research Center (1997). Name changed to National Jewish Health (2008). See http://www.nationaljewish.org/about/

Found in 10 Collections and/or Records:

Aerial View of National Jewish Hospital, circa 1997

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Identifier: B063.03.0003.00029
Overview Campus of National Jewish Medical and Research Center. The campus sat on 14 acres and had 12 buildings, which was approximately 500,000 square feet at the time this photograph was taken in 1997. It is located at the intersection of Colfax Avenue and Colorado Boulevard in Denver, Colorado.
Dates: circa 1997

B'nai B'rith Building at National Jewish Hospital, 1961

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Identifier: B063.03.0003.00018
Overview Exterior of the B'nai B'rith building on the campus of National Jewish Hospital. This building was located at 3800 East Colfax Avenue in Denver, Colorado. Initially it was an infirmary for adults but later became the Department of Pediatrics. A gymnasium, two classrooms, recreation and rehabilitation facilities were later added.
Dates: 1961

Chest Research Laboratories at National Jewish Hospital, 1961

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Identifier: B063.03.0003.00017
Overview Exterior of the Chest Research Laboratories on the campus of National Jewish Hospital in Denver, Colorado.
Dates: 1961

Exterior of Lewisohn Chapel, between 1930-1940

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Identifier: B063.03.0036.00028
Overview Exterior of the Lewisohn Chapel, on the grounds of National Jewish Hospital in Denver, Colorado.
Dates: between 1930-1940

Lewisohn Chapel, National Jewish Hospital, between 1906-1950

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Identifier: B063.03.0036.00027
Overview Exterior view of the Lewisohn Chapel; Chapel established in 1906 for patients at National Jewish Hospital, Denver, Colo.
Dates: between 1906-1950

Lewisohn Chapel, National Jewish Hospital, between 1906-1950

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Identifier: B063.06.0014.00007
Overview Exterior view of the Lewisohn Chapel; Chapel established in 1906 for patients at National Jewish Hospital, Denver, Colo.
Dates: between 1906-1950

National Jewish Hospital, between 1900-1930

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Identifier: B063.03.0019.00083
Overview Three buildings of National Jewish Hospital can be seen across a road. The largest building has a banner which says "National Jewish Hospital for Consumptives."
Dates: between 1900-1930

National Jewish Hospital for Consumptives Postcard, circa 1915

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Identifier: B005.06.0185.0005.00001
Overview A postcard with a drawing of a "Birdseye view of the National Jewish Hospital for Consumptives, Denver, Colorado, A Free Hospital for the Poor Consumptive" from around 1915. Traffic of horse drawn wagons, cars, and a trolly are shown on Colfax Avenue in Denver, Colorado.
Dates: circa 1915

National Rehabilitation Center at National Jewish Hospital, 1961

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Identifier: B063.03.0003.00016
Overview Exterior of the National Rehabilitation Center on the campus of National Jewish Hospital. Social Workers, Psychologists, Occupational Therapists and Physical Therapists worked there to help patients reshape their lives.
Dates: 1961

Post Card, circa 1915

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Identifier: B005.06.0185.0005
Scope and Contents Contains 1 postcard with drawing of the campus National Jewish Hospital for Consumptives, showing 9 buildings.
Dates: circa 1915