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National Jewish Hospital (U.S.)


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

Found in 6 Collections and/or Records:

Letter from B. Brager to B. Eisenberg, 1910 February 11

Identifier: B002.01.0102.0062.00004
Overview Typed letter with National Jewish Hospital letterhead from B. Brager to Barney Eisenberg, JCRS, Edgewater, Colo., in which he asks him to call Saturday between 9 and 10 AM, on Dr. G.R. Feil, 308 Mack Block, because his turn for examination has come. Letter is signed by B. Brager. In pencil, it reads "He was admitted to our sanatorium Jan 15 with the knowledge of his having made application at N.J.H. Write and tell them he will come to the examination after he is well enough to go out."
Dates: 1910 February 11

Letter from C.D. Spivak to H. Goldberg, 1910 April 26

Identifier: B002.01.0102.0053.00009
Overview Typed letter from Dr. Charles Spivak to Harry Goldberg, Sanatorium JCRS, Edgewater, Colo., in which he states he found out from other sources he has been an inmate of the National Jweish Hospital for about six months, and applied for the JCRS while yet an inmate there. He asks Goldberg an statement that he was an inmate of the National and the date of his entrance and discharge. He also asks why he did not present the true facts when he applied to the JCRS. Letter is unsigned but "Secretary" is...
Dates: 1910 April 26

Letter from C.D. Spivak to H. Goldberg, 1910 May 06

Identifier: B002.01.0102.0053.00011
Overview Typed letter form Dr. Charles Spivak to Harry Goldberg, JCRS Sanatorium, Edgewater, Colo., in which he thanks him for his frank answer, and he says everyone should know they have no prejudice against anyone who have been in any other institution before the JCRS. He also states that Goldberg propably found out now there are many other patients who were in the National before. Letter is unsigned but "Secretary" is typed at bottom.
Dates: 1910 May 06

Letter from H. Goldberg to C.D. Spivak, 1910 April 28

Identifier: B002.01.0102.0053.00010
Overview Handwritten letter in ink with Isidore Hurwitz Library, Sanatorium JCRS letterhead from Harry Goldberg to Dr. Charles Spivak, in which he states he did not mention his stay in the National Jewish Hospital because he heard the JCRS did not take patients right after leaving the National, and he was without any meaning to support himself. He states later he found out he was mistaken, but it was too late. He excuses himself, and states he entered the National on August 2nd, 1909, and left on...
Dates: 1910 April 28

Letter from National Jewish Hospital to JCRS, 1943 May 19

Identifier: B002.01.0097.0016.00012
Overview Typed letter on National Jewish Hospital letterhead addressed to Mr. Ben Friedland. The letter accommpanied a copy of a letter NJH had received concerning a former patient at both hospitals, Samual Warhaftig. The letter is signed "Rose Homerang, Secretary to Mr. Schaefer."
Dates: 1943 May 19

Letter from National Jewish Hospital to JCRS

Identifier: B002.01.0097.0016.00013
Overview Typed memo from National Jewish Hospital to JCRS. The memo says that Mrs. Morris Warhaftig is looking for information about the death of her brother-in-law, Sam Warhaftig.
Dates: 1904-1943