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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 409 Collections and/or Records:

Playground at Hofheimer Children's Building, between 1899-1920

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Identifier: B063.03.0036.00049
Overview Eight images of children playing on the playground at the Hofheimer Children's Building at National Jewish Hospital.
Dates: between 1899-1920

Portrait of Dr. Robert Levy, between 1930-1939

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Identifier: B063.03.0011.00010
Overview Formal portrait of Dr. Robert Levy. Dr. Robert Levy came to Denver in 1879 as a student at the University of Denver. He started practicing medicine in Denver in 1884 after training at Bellevue Hospital. He was an organizer, in 1890, of the Jewish Hospital Association of Denver, which later became National Jewish Hospital. Dr. Levy was a longtime board member of National Jewish and was chairman of the Medical Advisory Board. He was also instrumental in the organization of Denver Clinical...
Dates: between 1930-1939

Portrait of Dr. Robert Levy, between 1930-1939

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Identifier: B063.03.0031.0003.00001
Overview Formal portrait of Dr. Robert Levy. Dr. Robert Levy came to Denver in 1879 as a student at the University of Denver. He started practicing medicine in Denver in 1884 after training at Bellevue Hospital. He was an organizer, in 1890, of the Jewish Hospital Association of Denver, which later became National Jewish Hospital. Dr. Levy was a longtime board member of National Jewish and was chairman of the Medical Advisory Board. He was also instrumental in the organization of Denver Clinical...
Dates: between 1930-1939

Portrait of Milton Anfenger

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Identifier: B091.01.0001.0001.00005
Overview A portrait of Milton Anfenger seated in an armchair.
Dates: 1924-1949

PR Booklets, between 1950-1980

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Identifier: B005.06.0185.0012
Scope and Contents Publicity booklets for National Jewish Hospital.
Dates: between 1950-1980

Secretarial Training at National Jewish Hospital, 1961

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Identifier: B063.03.0003.00010
Overview Two women part of the secretarial training at National Jewish Hospital. The training was part of a vocational training program for patient rehabilitation at the hospital.
Dates: 1961

Seraphine Pisko, circa 1940

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Identifier: B063.03.0011.00001
Overview Seraphine Eppstein Pisko sits at a desk at National Jewish Hospital (NJH). She served as the president of the Hebrew Ladies' Benevolent Society (renamed the Jewish Relief Society in 1901) and as president of the Denver Council of Jewish Women. She also helped organize the Denver Jewish Settlement House and a free kindergarten to benefit the Eastern European Jewish immigrants on Denver's west side. Pisko became a fund-raiser for the National Jewish Hospital for Consumptives, and in 1911 she was...
Dates: circa 1940

Seraphine Pisko 75th Birthday Program, 1936 January 5

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Identifier: B242.02.0001.0002.00002
Overview Program for Seraphine Pisko's seventy-fifth birthday anniversary dinner held by the board of managers of the National Jewish Hospital at Denver. The Dinner was held at the Brown Palace Hotel in Denver, Colorado. Rabbi William S. Friedman was the toastmaster and a number of people spoke on Seraphine Pisko's career. Seraphine Eppstein Pisko (1861-1942) began working at National Jewish Hospital for Consumptives as a field secretary, fund raiser, in 1900. In 1911 she became the executive-secretary...
Dates: 1936 January 5

Staff Phone Directories, 1979, 1982

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Identifier: B005.06.0185.0010
Scope and Contents National Jewish Hospital telephone directories (1978-1979, 1982) in alphabetical order on computer print-out sheets.
Dates: 1979, 1982

Stained Glass Window, 1909

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Identifier: B005.07.0243.00001
Overview Star of David leaded stained glass window from the Lewisohn Chapel at National Jewish Hospital. The window was removed from the Chapel before it was demolished in 1973.
Dates: 1909