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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 158 Collections and/or Records:

Proceedings of the Eleventh Annual Meeting of the National Jewish Hospital for Consumptives, 1911

 Item
Identifier: B005.05.0258.0008.00002
Scope and Contents From the Collection: The collection includes annual reports, correspondence, limited patient records, meeting minutes, financial statements, reports, scrapbooks, photographs, sound discs, and objects from 1899 to 2007. The items reveal patient demographics and characteristics as well as detailed information regarding the early treatment of tuberculosis.
Dates: 1911; Event: 1911 November 19

Seraphine Pisko, circa 1940

 Item
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

 Item
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 Lists, between 1947-1975

 File
Identifier: B005.06.0185.0003
Overview Brochures with lists of staff from 1947, 1949, 1953-1957, 1963, and a two pages of short biographies of new physicians from 1975.
Dates: between 1947-1975

''The Home Chronicles'' by Morris Grodsky, 1999-2000

 File
Identifier: B089.14.0025.0001
Overview "The Home Chronicles" written by Morris Grodsky, a former resident of the Sheltering Home, about the Sheltering Home from 1925 to 1940.
Dates: 1999-2000; Event: 1925-1940

Tuberculosis Patient Receiving Physical Therapy, 1961

 Item
Identifier: B063.03.0003.00020
Overview A young girl receiving physical therapy at National Jewish Hospital in Denver, Colorado. The girl is recovering from tuberculosis which may have had a role in the difference of her leg lengths.
Dates: 1961

Twelfth Annual Report of the National Jewish Hospital for Consumptives, 1912

 Item
Identifier: B005.05.0258.0009.00002
Scope and Contents From the Collection: The collection includes annual reports, correspondence, limited patient records, meeting minutes, financial statements, reports, scrapbooks, photographs, sound discs, and objects from 1899 to 2007. The items reveal patient demographics and characteristics as well as detailed information regarding the early treatment of tuberculosis.
Dates: 1912

Twelfth Annual Report of the National Jewish Hospital for Consumptives: Medical Supplement, 1912

 Item
Identifier: B005.05.0258.0009.00001
Scope and Contents From the Collection: The collection includes annual reports, correspondence, limited patient records, meeting minutes, financial statements, reports, scrapbooks, photographs, sound discs, and objects from 1899 to 2007. The items reveal patient demographics and characteristics as well as detailed information regarding the early treatment of tuberculosis.
Dates: 1912