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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 16 Collections and/or Records:

75th Anniversary Proclamations, 1974

 File
Identifier: B005.06.0185.0017
Scope and Contents Copy of telegram from Prime Minister of Israel Golda Meir giving congratulations, copy of letter from President Richard Nixon, statement of Senator Walter F. Mondale at News Conference at National Jewish Hospital, and proclamation from Governor John D. Vanderhoof with gold colored Colorado state seal with purple ribbons.

Box 185, between 1925-1990

 File — Box: B005.04.0185
Identifier: B005.04.0185
Overview Five folders with administrative materials out of 18 folders.

Health Brochures, circa 1980

 File
Identifier: B005.06.0185.0006
Overview Contains a U.S. Department of Health and Human Service bulletin on High Blood Pressure, a Naitonal Jewish Hospital and National Asthma Center brochure on Pulmonary Rehabilitation Program, and a brochure from the National Jewish Center for Immunology and Respiratory Medicine on Understanding Immunology.

Information for New Residents and Fellows, 1964-1967

 File
Identifier: B005.06.0185.0004
Overview The folder has a sheet with information for new residents and fellows for academic year 1966-1967 and "National Jewish Hospital at Denver Manual for Residents and Fellows" (July 1, 1964).

Information for Physicians and PR Brochures, between 1960-1965

 File
Identifier: B005.06.0185.0002
Overview Folder has a four page paper, "National Jewish Hospital at Denver, An Internation Chest Disease Center for Research, Education and Patient Care; and brochures from National Jewish Hospital at Denver (A Medical Center for Chest Diseases) and National Jewish Hospital and Research Center. During the late 1950s and early 1960s, National Jewish Hospital changed from primarily treating tuberculosis patients to patients suffereing from respiratory diseases, including asthma and other chronic chest...

National Jewish Hospital Employees Handbook, 1976

 File
Identifier: B005.06.0185.0007

National Jewish Hospital for Consumptives Postcard, circa 1915

 Item
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.

Newspaper Clippings, 1954-1955

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Identifier: B005.06.0185.0018
Scope and Contents Newspapaer clippings on National Jewish Hospital and medical treatments for tuberculosis.

NJH Menus, 1917-1926

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Identifier: B005.06.0220.0003
Overview File contains menus from National Jewish Hospital (NJH) in Denver, CO. from 1917 to 1926. File includes handwritten notes about menus for the week, small typed menus for individual days with a place at the bottom for the patient's name, and large typed menus for individual days. NJH menu items are listed. Food for breakfast, lunch, and dinner is listed on each menu.