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Children's Asthma Research Institute and Hospital (Denver, Colo.)

 Organization

From NJH website, retrieved 11/27/2018:

"In 1978, the National Asthma Center, previously called the Children's Asthma Research Institute and Hospital (CARIH, pronounced Car-ee), merged with National Jewish Hospital to create the world's largest inpatient treatment facility for pediatric and adult asthma patients. Researchers at CARIH had made many notable discoveries, including the discovery of Immunoglobulin E (IgE), called the “allergy antibody.” The discovery at last established beyond a doubt that there is a physical basis for asthma."

Found in 39 Collections and/or Records:

Boy Playing Table Tennis at the National Asthma Center, between 1973-1985

 Item
Identifier: B089.12.0020.0006.00003
Overview Henry DeCocteau playing table tennis at the National Asthma Center. The National Asthma Center's history began in 1907 as the Denver Sheltering Home for Jewish Children, which was a refuge for lower-income children whose parents were being treated for tuberculosis, or had passed away from tuberculosis. In 1928 the institution changed names to the National Home for Jewish Children in Denver. In 1953, the name changed to the Jewish National Home for Asthmatic Children at Denver and the...
Dates: between 1973-1985

Boys at the National Asthma Center, 1947 May

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Identifier: B089.12.0020.0001.00001
Overview Group of boys from the National Asthma Center (NAC) sit on the steps of a building with two unidentified nurses. The Center's history began in 1907 as the Denver Sheltering Home for Jewish Children, which was a refuge for lower-income children whose parents were being treated for tuberculosis, or had passed away from tuberculosis. In 1928 the institution changed names to the National Home for Jewish Children in Denver. In 1953, the name changed to the Jewish National Home for Asthmatic...
Dates: 1947 May

Boys at the National Asthma Center, between 1970-1990

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Identifier: B089.12.0020.0003.00001
Overview Group of boys from the National Asthma Center (NAC) walking outside on a cool day. The NAC's history began in 1907 as the Denver Sheltering Home for Jewish Children, which was a refuge for lower-income children whose parents were being treated for tuberculosis, or had passed away from tuberculosis. In 1928 the institution changed names to the National Home for Jewish Children in Denver. In 1953, the name changed to the Jewish National Home for Asthmatic Children at Denver and the institution...
Dates: between 1970-1990

Boys Building Model Airplanes at the National Home for Jewish Children, after 1945

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Identifier: B063.03.0011.00082
Overview Two unidentified boys building model airplanes. The boys were in the care of the National Home for Jewish Children at Denver, which later became part of the National Jewish Hospital.
Dates: after 1945

Child Making Pottery at the Children's Asthma Research Institute and Hospital, between 1970-1980

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Identifier: B089.12.0020.0004.00002
Overview An unidentified child makes a piece of pottery on a pottery wheel at the Children's Asthma Research Institute and Hospital. The National Asthma Center's history began in 1907 as the Denver Sheltering Home for Jewish Children, which was a refuge for lower-income children whose parents were being treated for tuberculosis, or had passed away from tuberculosis. In 1928 the institution changed names to the National Home for Jewish Children in Denver. In 1953, the name changed to the Jewish National...
Dates: between 1970-1980

Children and their Pets at the National Home for Jewish Children at Denver, 1936

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Identifier: B063.03.0011.00091
Overview Children at the National home for Jewish Children in Denver, Colorado with animals. From left to right is Isadore Gradsky, Louise Ziebart, Bunny Kortz, Jackie Lapin and Jakie Werls. Two chickens, a kitten and a puppy are being held by the children.
Dates: 1936

Children at the National Home for Jewish Children in Denver, 1947 February

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Identifier: B063.03.0011.00080
Overview Two unidentified boys at the National Home for Jewish Children at Denver, which later became part of the National Jewish Hospital.
Dates: 1947 February

Children Eating at the National Home for Jewish Children in Denver, 1936

 Item
Identifier: B063.03.0011.00069
Overview Three unidentified children (the one on the left may be Jimmy Wren), eating at the National Home for Jewish Children at Denver, which later became part of the National Jewish Hospital.
Dates: 1936

Children Eating at the National Home for Jewish Children in Denver, between 1930-1960

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Identifier: B063.03.0011.00073
Overview A group of children eating at the National Home for Jewish Children at Denver, which later became part of the National Jewish Hospital.
Dates: between 1930-1960

Children Eating Watermelon at the Children's Asthma Research Institute and Hospital, between 1957-1973

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Identifier: B089.12.0020.0004.00003
Overview An unidentified group of children eat watermelon at the Children's Asthma Research Institute and Hospital. The National Asthma Center's history began in 1907 as the Denver Sheltering Home for Jewish Children, which was a refuge for lower-income children whose parents were being treated for tuberculosis, or had passed away from tuberculosis. In 1928 the institution changed names to the National Home for Jewish Children in Denver. In 1953, the name changed to the Jewish National Home for...
Dates: between 1957-1973