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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 409 Collections and/or Records:

Houtz Correspondence - McA, 1961

Identifier: B005.01.0006.0012
Overview Correspondence related to Philip Houtz and companies and persons starting with the letters ''McA''
Dates: 1961

Houtz Correspondence - Me, 1961

Identifier: B005.01.0006.0010
Overview Correspondence related to Philip Houtz and companies and persons starting with the lettesr ''Me''
Dates: 1961

Houtz Correspondence - Philip Houtz, 1961

Identifier: B005.01.0005.0018
Overview Correspondence related to Philip Houtz, Executive Director of NJH
Dates: 1961

Houtz Correspondence - Sidney Kusworm, 1961

Identifier: B005.01.0006.0005
Overview Correspondence related to Philip Houtz and Sidney Kusworm of the Law Offices of Kusworm and Kusworm
Dates: 1961

Illinois - Bloomington - Federation, 1960-1969

Identifier: B005.01.0007.0011
Overview Correspondence regarding the Bloomington, Illinois federation
Dates: 1960-1969

Interior and Exteriors of JCRS, NJH, and Denver Buildings, circa 1915

Identifier: B063.03.0003.00097
Overview Contact prints of 35 millimeter roll of film. Images are of the various people and buildings of National Jewish Hospital, JCRS, and Denver, Colorado.
Dates: circa 1915

Invitation to Dedications and Banquet, 1922 June 23

Identifier: B242.02.0001.0002.00001
Overview Invitation to building dedications and a banquet and dance by the trustees of the National Jewish Hospital for Consumptives. The dedications were of the Louis D. Beaumont Home for Nurses and The Hofheimer Children's Building at the hospital, both built largely through the efforts of Seraphine Pisko. A banquet and dance was held at the Albany Hotel. Seraphine Eppstein Pisko (1861-1942) began working at National Jewish Hospital for Consumptives as a field secretary, fund raiser, in 1900. In 1911...
Dates: 1922 June 23

Isidor Bronfin, M.D. Papers

Identifier: B174
Overview Isidor D. Bronfin was born in 1886 in Russia and migrated to the United States in 1902. He earned a medical degree from the University of the State of New York in 1911--the same year that he became a U.S. citizen. Bronfin was a noted authority on tuberculosis treatment and authored several publications on the topic. Within the Colorado medical community and at the national level, he served in a number of leadership roles including medical director of the Jewish Consumptives' Relief Society...
Dates: 1911-1939

Jean and Milt Morris Papers

Identifier: B275
Overview Milt Morris was born in Cleveland in 1915 and his family moved to Denver to find a cure for his mother's asthma at National Jewish Hospital. He graduated from the University of Denver College of Law in 1939. Milt Morris served in the Army Air Force during World War II. He taught business law at DU for eleven years. He practiced law in Denver for many years and was a partner in Feder, Morris, Tamblyn and Goldstein where he specialized in real estate law. In 1941, Jean Wohlegarth married her...
Dates: 1888-2007

Jewish Welfare Fund of Clearwater, Inc. from Clearwater, Florida, 1960-1969

Identifier: B005.01.0007.0008
Overview Correspondence regarding the Jewish Fund of Clearwater, Inc
Dates: 1960-1969