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National Jewish Hospital for Consumptives (U.S.)



Found information from National Jewish Medical and Research Center, Nov. 15, 2001 (name changed 1997 to National Jewish Medical and Research Center; History of name changes: National Jewish Hospital (1899-1924--National Jewish Hospital for Consumptives; 1925-1964--National Jewish Hospital at Denver; 1965-1977--National Jewish Hospital and Research Center; after National Asthma Center merged with National Jewish, 1978-1985--National Jewish Hospital/National Asthma Center; 1986-1996--National Jewish Center for Immunology and Respiratory Medicine; 1997-2008 -- National Jewish Medical and Research Center; July 2008- National Jewish Health).

Found in 22 Collections and/or Records:

Abe Kushneroff's Application for Admittance to JCRS, 1908 November 30

Identifier: B002.01.0100.0107.00001
Overview Application for admittance to JCRS filled out by hand in ink for Abe Kushneroff. Information on the form includes his age, birth place, citizenship, occupation, current residence [Denver, CO] former residence [Memphis, TN], medical information [treated at National Jewish Hospital for Consumptives], marital status, and nearest relatives or friends "Max Kushneroff (father) ...Julius "[Kushneroff] (brother)" [sic]. The back of the form has section entitled "Report of Medical Examiner," which...
Dates: 1908 November 30

Letter from Alfred Muller to JCRS, 1906 November 2

Identifier: B002.01.0097.0190.00010
Overview Typed letter from Alfred Muller to JCRS, on November 2, 1906. The letter informs JCRS that the enclosed letter was sent to The National Jewish Hospital for Consumptives asking about the name of Abelman. There was no one of that name at the hospital and thought JCRS may have a patient under this name. The letter is signed Alfred Muller.
Dates: 1906 November 2

Letter from Barnet Sedler to C.D. Spivak, 1908 July 24

Identifier: B002.01.0100.0025.00005
Overview Typed three-page letter on Sedler's Clothing House letterhead from Barnet Sedler in Pittsburg, Pennsylvania, to C.D. Spivak in Denver, Colorado. Sedler states that Spivak's letter of July 21st, informing him that his nephew, Louis Goldstein, has been admitted to his Sanitarium on the 17th, which he thanks him very much, as he hopes it may benefit him a great deal, or at least it will relieve him of some suffering, especially it will shelter him from the streets. Selder states that he suppose...
Dates: 1908 July 24

Letter from C.D. Spivak , 1908 April 2

Identifier: B002.01.0102.0119.00009
Overview Typed letter from C.D. Spivak. He addressed the letter as "To whom it may concern" and mentioned that Dave Yudelowitz was a patient at the National Jewish Hospital for Consumptives three years ago. Spivak continues to say that Yudelowitz has been suffering from asthma and cannot stand the cold climate in the Rocky Mountains. Spivak finishes the letter by mentioning that Yudelowitz was advised by his attending physicians to go to a warmer climate, like Los Angeles.
Dates: 1908 April 2

Letter from C.D. Spivak to A.L. Messing, 1909 October 20

Identifier: B002.01.0102.0008.00031
Overview Typed letter from C.D. Spivak in Denver, Colorado to Rabbi A.L. Messing in Fort Wayne, Indiana states that Ethel Tuberman spoke with C.D. Spivak and filed her application for admission to the Sanatorium. Letter states they will do their best to admit Ethel Tuberman as soon as possible but there is no certainty of date given the present conditiions in Denver. Letter notes that it will not be long but it would be best if she were provided with sufficient means for board and lodging when she...
Dates: 1909 October 20

Letter from H. Schlomovitz to the National Jewish Hospital for Consumptives, 1906 October 31

Identifier: B002.01.0097.0190.00009
Overview Handwritten letter from H. Schlomovitz to the National Jewish Hospital for Consumptives, on Oct. 31 1906. The letter inquires information about a woman by the name of Haberman from Toronto, Canada. The letter goes on to inform the National Jewish Hospital for Consumptives of a man in Milwaukee looking for his wife, whom he thinks is in Iowa, and is in need of transportation to Denver. The letter is signed H. Schlomovitz.
Dates: 1906 October 31

Letter from JCRS to Mr. H. Schlomovitz, 1906 November 3

Identifier: B002.01.0097.0190.00011
Overview Typed letter from JCRS to Mr. H. Schlomovitz, on Nov. 3, 1906. The letter informs Mr. Schlomovitz that JCRS's response to his inquery was delayed because the letter was first sent to the National Jewish Hospital for Consumptives, and then re-addressed to JCRS. The patient, Matilda Haberman, is still an inmate at the institution and has tried to send letters to her husband but they have all been returned. The letter is not signed, but "Secretary" is typed at the bottom.
Dates: 1906 November 3

Letter from M. Mendelsohn to The National Jewish Hospital for Consumptives, 1908 August 24

Identifier: B002.01.0100.0013.00013
Overview Typed letter on New Haven Lodge, No. 21 letterhead from M. Mendelsohn in New Haven, Connecticut, to The National Jewish Hospital for Consumptives in Denver, Colorado, stating that there was a man by name of Max Goldstein who died at the hospital this month, whose body was brought to this city for burial, and at the request of the widow, to inform him or her the cost of the death certificates from the Board of Health from Dr. Spivak's city, so they can notify the Grand Lodges of the different...
Dates: 1908 August 24

Letter from Miriam Kalisky to C.D. Spivak, 1909 October 29

Identifier: B002.01.0102.0008.00030
Overview Typed letter on Jewish Aid Society of Chicago letterhead from Miriam Kalisky in Chicago, Illinois to C.D. Spivak in Denver, Colorado requests to submit an application for Ethel Tuberman, who is currently in Denver, at the Sanatorium of the J.C.R.S. Letter states that Ethel Tuberman has no friends or relatives there and the case if far too advanced for the National Jewish Hospital for Consumptives. Letter requests her name be placed on the waiting list and that the sender be informed when there...
Dates: 1909 October 29

Letter from S. Pisko to C.D. Spivak, 1912 February 26

Identifier: B002.01.0102.0075.00031
Overview Typed letter from Mrs. S. Pisko to Dr. Charles Spivak, unforming him that enclosed is a letter which was intended for him but received and opened by The National Jewish Hospital for Consumptives thinking it was intended for them. Letter is dated and signed.
Dates: 1912 February 26