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Beth Israel Hospital and Geriatric Center (Denver, Colo.)

 Organization

The Beth Israel Geriatric Center became Beth Israel at Shalom Park. It started as the Beth Israel Home for the Aged and the hospital was added later.

Found in 47 Collections and/or Records:

Administrative Records, 1964-1980

 Series
Identifier: B127.01
Scope and Contents Series 1 of 3 contains administrative records and financial records of the Beth Israel Hospital and Geriatric Center.

Administrative Records, 1963-1983

 File
Identifier: B127.01.0001
Scope and Contents Admission procedures, Board of Trutees meeting 1965, correspondence, and contract with Harry Yaffe.

Adolph Kiesler Formal Portrait, 1938

 Item
Identifier: B063.08.0033.0014.00001
Overview Formal head and shoulder portrait of Adolph Kiesler. Adolph Kiesler was born in Romania on October 18, 1880 and died in Denver, Colorado on December 19, 1967. He started the Peerless Alloy Company in Denver, Colorado in 1908. A philanthropist, he was a founder and president of Beth Israel Home for the Aged (later Beth Israel Hospital and Geriatric Center) and was active in the Allied Jewish Federation.

Beth Israel Hospital and Geriatric Center, between 1920-1946

 Item
Identifier: B063.03.0011.00066
Overview Exterior view of Beth Israel Hospital and Geriatric Center in Denver, Colorado. Beth Israel was founded in 1905 and was located on the west side of Denver at 16th Avenue and Lowell Boulevard. Pictured are the Guldman and Dupler Buildings.

Beth Israel Hospital and Geriatric Center Records

 Collection
Identifier: B127
Overview In 1918 the Moshev Zkenim (Organization of Elders) Home and Society was incorporated in Denver with Ed Grimes (who had been a Cotopaxi resident) as president. The cornerstone was laid on June 22, 1919. The facility opened in 1920 and the name was changed to the Beth Israel Hospital Home. A second three story building opened in 1946, the Beth Israel Home for the Aged. The old building was used for chonically ill and the new building provided hospital and geriatric care. In the 1970s the name was...

Box 1, 1927-1995

 File — Box: B127.01.0001
Identifier: B127.01.0001
Overview Two file folders out of 14 contain administrative and financial records. The other 12 folders are part of series 2.

Box 10 (Minutes), 1978-1992

 File — Box: B127.01.0001
Identifier: B127.03.0010
Overview Beth Israel Home and Hospital was organized in 1917 and was renamed Shalom Park in 1990, after being sold to St. Anthony's Hospital. Contains ledger with Record of Minutes.

Box 10 (Scrapbook), 1972-1975

 File — Box: B127.02.0010
Identifier: B127.02.0010
Overview Beth Israel Home and Hospital was organized in 1917 and was renamed Shalom Park in 1990, after being sold to St. Anthony's Hospital. Contains scrapbook of Beth Israel Auxiliary.

Box 2, 1947-1965

 File — Box: B127.03.0002
Identifier: B127.03.0002
Overview (13) bound ledgers all Record of Minutes 1947-1965 (not complete sequence).