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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:

National Jewish Hospital Newsletter Covers, between 1929-1939

Identifier: B063.03.0036.00050
Overview Three covers of the NJH newsletter. From January, 1931 "Dedicated to Mrs. Seraphine Pisko." From May, 1929 "Nature's Sovereign Remedy by I. D. Bronfin." From May, 1939 a picture of two patients with a caption "Convalescents, The bloom of health is on their cheeks again."
Dates: between 1929-1939

National Jewish Hospital Tribute to Milton L. Anfenger Program, 1949 September 2

Identifier: B091.03.0001.0004.00002
Overview Program for the seventy-fifth birthday dinner for Milton L. Anfenger given by the board of National Jewish Hospital and held at Green Gables Country Club in Denver, Colorado. Milton Anfenger was president of the National Jewish Hospital Board from 1945-1952 and was also a Colorado state senator and an attorney.
Dates: 1949 September 2

National Jewish Hospital's Board of Trustees, between 1920-1940

Identifier: B063.03.0003.00007
Overview Portrait of National Jewish Hospital's Board of Trustees stands on steps of an unidentified building, which was probably located on the hospital's campus. First row left to right: M. D. Barnett, Rabbi William Friedman, two unidentified men, and Dr. Robert Levy. Second row left to right: Sam Cohen, Ernest Morris, Sam Grimes, Sam Fleisher, and Arthur Friedman. Row 3 left to right: Michael Baum, three unidentified men, and Morris Cohen. Row 4 left to right: Dr. Adelman, an unidentified man,...
Dates: between 1920-1940

National Rehabilitation Center at National Jewish Hospital, 1961

Identifier: B063.03.0003.00016
Overview Exterior of the National Rehabilitation Center on the campus of National Jewish Hospital. Social Workers, Psychologists, Occupational Therapists and Physical Therapists worked there to help patients reshape their lives.
Dates: 1961

Newspaper Articles, 1952 December-1952 December

Identifier: B091.07.0001.0007
Overview Contains newspaper articles with obituaries and memorials the Intermountain Jewish News and Denver and New York newspapers. The obituaries mention that Milton Anfenger was president of the National Jewish Hospital for seven terms, was the owner of the Denver Bears Baseball team, and was involved in many other organizations. He received his LL.B in 1896 from Stanford University, where he was a roommate of Herbert Hoover.
Dates: 1952 December-1952 December

Newspaper Clippings, 1954-1955

Identifier: B005.06.0185.0018
Scope and Contents Newspapaer clippings on National Jewish Hospital and medical treatments for tuberculosis.
Dates: 1954-1955

NJH First Building, 1907

Identifier: B063.03.0036.00052
Overview The first building of NJH with people sitting on the porch and framed with the caption "First Hospital."
Dates: 1907

NJH Golf Tournament, 1972

Identifier: B229.01.0005.0005
Overview Silent color film depicting National Jewish Hospital (NJH) golf tournament action.
Dates: 1972

NJH LPGA Tournament at Green Gables Country Club, 1976 August

Identifier: B229.01.0009.0004
Overview Silent color film depicting the 1976 National Jewish Hospital (NJH) and the Ladies Professional Golf Association (LPGA) golf tournament at Green Gables Country Club in Lakewood, Colorado.
Dates: 1976 August

Note, 1910 February 16

Identifier: B002.01.0102.0061.00005
Overview Handwritten note in pencil about Mrs. Bessie Fechter, 1419 Hooker. It reads she was at the National Jewish Hospital last year, and she moved back to NY and back to Denver again. Note is unsigned.
Dates: 1910 February 16