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 2 Collections and/or Records:
Overview Handwritten letter in ink to A. Tarashinsky in New York from R. Appel on letterhead that states, "The National Jewish Hospital For Consumptives at Denver" dated "Oct. 28/1908" [sic]. The letter regrettably informs A. Tarashinsky that the Denver air and altitude may not benefit his health, and that he should consider not traveling to Denver for medical reasons. R. Appel also enclosed a check for fifty dollars with the letter, as to return a guarantee Appel offered to Tarashinsky. The letter is...
Dates: 1908 October 28
Overview Handwritten letter in ink to "Mr. Abr. Tarashynski [Tarashinsky]" in New York from R. Appel on typed letterhead that reads, "The National Jewish Hospital For Consumptives at Denver" dated "Oct. 23/1908" [sic]. The letter informs Tarashinsky that he has been accepted to join the JCRS Sanatorium, but only when a bed becomes vacant. R. Appel predicts that a bed will become available in 1-2 weeks. The letter is signed Rachel Appel.
Dates: 1908 October 23