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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 4 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...

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...

Patients Outside at National Jewish Hospital, circa 1915

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Identifier: B063.03.0019.00013
Overview Copy photograph of unidentified patients laying outside in the open air at National Jewish Hospital in Denver Colorado. Photo is printed reversed.

Variety of Prints from Irving Poznick, between 1946-1948

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Identifier: B063.03.0036.00036
Overview Various photographs belonging to Irving Poznick, who was a resident of National Jewish Hospital from 1946-1948. In this set of images the cook and the nurse of the hospital are pictured, along with Irving Poznick and his friends at the hospital.