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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:

Letter from Holzman Lodge #315, O.B.A. to National Jewish Hospital, 1905 January 1

Identifier: B002.01.0097.0083.00010
Overview Typed letter from JCRS to National Jewish Hospital, dated January 1, 1905. The letter passes thanks from the Holzman Lodge #315 for admission of Hyman Wolfson. The letter is signed William Blumberg.
Dates: 1905 January 1

Letter from Lee K. Frankel to Dr. Spivak, 1906 August 20

Identifier: B002.01.0097.0200.00002
Overview Typed letter from Lee K. Frankel to Dr. Spivak, on August 20th, 1906, with "The United Hewbrew Charities of the City of New York" letterhead. The letter informs Dr. Spivak that a relative of Albert Herrman wrote to Mr. Frankel about Mr. Herrman's health. Mr. Frankel asks if it would be possible to admit Mr. Herrman to JCRS because he cannot go to the National Jewish Hospital. The letter is signed Lee K. Frankel.
Dates: 1906 August 20

Letter from L.H. Schultz to C.D. Spivak, 1911 April 17

Identifier: B002.01.0104.0035.00002
Overview Handwritten letter from Dr. L. H. Schultz of the National Jewish Hospital to C.D. Spivak. Schultz introduces Sam Berger to Spivak and tells him that he is making an application at JCRS. Schultz tells Spivak the Berger is a gentleman and thoroughly deserving patient; therefore, any assistance in his admission would be appreciated by Schultz and Berger.
Dates: 1911 April 17

Letter from M. Mendelsohn to C.D. Spivak M.D., 1908 August 18

Identifier: B002.01.0100.0013.00014
Overview Typed letter on New Haven Lodge, No. 21 letterhead from M. Mendelsohn in New Haven, Connecticut, to C.D. Spivak M.D. in Denver, Colorado, stating that last week in his City of the White Plague, a member of Mendelsohn's lodge, whose body was shipped to New Haven for internment, Max Goldstein, had died. Letter states that internment took place yesterday and asks if Max Goldstein had been a patient at the Jewish Consumptives' Relief Society or at the National Jewish Hospital. Letter states that...
Dates: 1908 August 18

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

Letter from S.S. Garson to C.D. Spivak, 1910 April 14

Identifier: B002.01.0102.0053.00005
Overview Handwritten letter in pencil by S.S. Garson to Dr. Charles Spivak, in which he states that the "late" Harry Goldberg who "died" in the sanatorium yesterday was a graduate of the National Hospital. He says that Goldberg filled his application while he was a patient of the National Hospital and was admitted to the sanatorium a week after he was discharged from his sister institution. He also states that it is right that the sanatorium should be given credit for the treatment it accords every case...
Dates: 1910 April 14

Letter from S.S. Garson to C.D. Spivak, 1910 April 23

Identifier: B002.01.0102.0053.00008
Overview Two pages handwritten letter from S.S. Garson to Dr. Charles Spivak, in which he states that when he heard a barber died, he thought it was Harry Goldberg, when it was really Soffer. He also says when Goldberg says he has not been in the Nation Jewish Hospital he is lying. He says he was in the National for 6 months and he filled his application to the JCRS while being a patient there, and that this information did not come from him, though. He says he had no intention to the man any harm, only...
Dates: 1910 April 23

Letter from the Jewish Hospital to JCRS, 1910 March 24

Identifier: B002.01.0102.0125.00002
Overview Handwritten letter from a doctor at the Jewish Hospital to JCRS. The letter is regarding patient, Abe Lieberman and informs JCRS that he has been getting care for his tuberculosis from the Jewish Hospital, but needs extra help. The letter also mentions that Lieberman would suffer if he were sent back to Russia. The letter is signed H.M., M.D. at the bottom.
Dates: 1910 March 24

Letter to B. Friedland from S. Schaefer, 1930 September 11

Identifier: B002.01.0100.0091.00003
Overview Typed letter to "Mr. Ben Friedland, Asst. Sec'y. [JCRS] P. O. Box 537 Denver, Colo" from S. Schaefer on letterhead that states, "NATIONAL JEWISH HOSPITAL...OFFICE OF NATIONAL SUPERVISOR SAMUEL SCHAEFER 3800 EAST COLFAX AVENUE" dated "September 11, 1930" [sic]. The letter informs B. Friedland that, pursuant to their earlier phone conversation, S. Schaefer will enclose a copy of a letter to Mr. Hyman Nishman regarding J. Bilovsky. The letter also thanks Friedland for attending this matter. The...
Dates: 1930 September 11