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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 52 Collections and/or Records:

Aerial View of National Jewish Hospital, 1961

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Identifier: B063.03.0003.00012
Overview Aerial view of National Jewish Hospital's campus in Denver, Colorado at Colorado and Colfax. The campus covers 15 acres and includes a rehabilitation center, research center, pediatric building and others. The hospital was founded in 1899 with the motto, ''None may enter who can pay...none can pay who enter.''
Dates: 1961

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

Bird's-Eye-View of National Jewish Hospital, between 1899-1920

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Identifier: B063.03.0036.00048
Overview Hand drawn view of the National Jewish Hospital campus on Colorado and Colfax, Denver, Colorado.
Dates: between 1899-1920

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

Bookkeeping & Stenography Class Shoenberg Bldg, 1914

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Identifier: B063.03.0011.00005
Overview A bookkeeping and stenography class meets in the Shoenberg Building at National Jewish Hospital. A group of unidentified men and women work at their tasks while seated at large tables.
Dates: 1914

Bronze Statue of Frances Wisebart Jacobs, circa 1987

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Identifier: B063.03.0011.00102
Overview Bronze statue is an artist's rendering of Frances Wisebart Jacobs holding her bag of soaps and medicines. The plaque affixed to the base of statue explains Jacob's ties with National Jewish Hospital, which was founded in her memory. The statue is located in the National Jewish Center, Denver, Colo.
Dates: circa 1987

Bronze Statue of Frances Wisebart Jacobs, circa 1987

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Identifier: B063.08.0039.00051
Overview Bronze statue is an artist's rendering of Frances Wisebart Jacobs holding her bag of soaps and medicines. The plaque affixed to the base of statue explains Jacob's ties with National Jewish Hospital, which was founded in her memory. The statue is located in the National Jewish Center, Denver, Colo.
Dates: circa 1987

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

Children Playing at National Jewish Hospital, 1982 June 27

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Identifier: B063.03.0019.00053
Overview Group of unidentified children playing outside of National Jewish Hospital in Denver, Colorado. National Jewish Hospital is located on the corner of Colfax Avenue and Colorado Boulevard. This photograph was taken during the Rocky Mountain Jewish Historical Society's Historic Denver Tour in 1982.
Dates: 1982 June 27

Classroom at National Jewish Hospital, 1961

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Identifier: B063.03.0003.00019
Overview A group of children in one of the classrooms at National Jewish Hospital in Denver, Colorado. Teachers were provided by the Denver Public School System and young patients were able to complete all grade and high school requirements while admitted to the hospital.
Dates: 1961