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AMC Cancer Research Center (Denver, Colo.)

 Organization

Phone call, 2-22-88 to the Center, director's office (Jewish Consumptive Relief Society; f. 1904; name changed 1954 to American Medical Center; in 1970's renamed AMC Cancer Research Center and Hospital; in late 1970's/early 1980 reorg. as AMC Cancer Research Center; independent, nonprofit, research organ.; small hospital attached but function primarily research)

Found in 142 Collections and/or Records:

AMC Bulletins, 1958-1991

 File
Identifier: B360.04.0033.0034
Overview Copies of the AMC Bulletin publication. Publication includes reports from AMC boards, patient stories, research findings, reports on what AMC is accomplishing and so on.
Dates: 1958-1991

AMC Cancer Research Center Records

 Collection
Identifier: B360
Overview In 1954 Jewish Consumptives' Relief Society (JCRS) changed its mission to cancer research and became the American Medical Center and later known as the AMC Cancer Research Center. AMC completely merged with the University of Colorado Health Sciences Center in 2014. Collection contains board of trustee's minutes, committee minutes, reports, AMC By-laws, name plates, posters, publications, programs, photographs, and scrapbooks related to the AMC Cancer Research Center from 1957 through 2012....
Dates: Other: 1904-2012

AMC Cookbook, 1971-2008

 File
Identifier: B360.04.0033.0028
Overview One cookbook produced by the AMC entitled "A Memorable Culinary Digest" originally published in 1971 with the ninth and final edition published in 2008. The 208 page cookbook was produced by the National Council of Auxilaries as a fundraiser for AMC.
Dates: 1971-2008

AMC-DU Agreement, 1993-2006

 File
Identifier: B353.02.0001.0007
Overview Agreements between AMC Cancer Research Center and Rocky Mountain Jewish Historical Society at DU.
Dates: 1993-2006

AMC History, 1915-2005

 File
Identifier: B360.03.0034.0005
Overview Copies of articles pertaining to the history of JCRS and AMC ranging from 1915-2010. Infomation regarding the merger with University of Colorado, tax exmeption history and a highly critical article on AMC director Marvin Rich by the Westword.
Dates: 1915-2005

AMC History and Organization #1, 1980-1990

 File
Identifier: B360.03.0034.0006
Overview Information about the history and organization of AMC separated into seven different sections: The History of AMC, AMC Organization, Clinical Research Center, National Health Program, Marketing/Publicity, Development/Fundraising, and National Council of Auxilaries. Materials were originaly in a 3 ring binder.
Dates: 1980-1990

AMC History and Organization #2, 1980-1990

 File
Identifier: B360.03.0034.0007
Overview Historical information about the NVO (National Volunteers Organization) and copies of brochures and cards and correspondence used by the NVO. Materials originally in a 3-ring binder.
Dates: 1980-1990

AMC Medical Programs and Treatments, 1998-2013

 File
Identifier: B360.04.0033.0033
Overview Copies of medical research studies supported by AMC.
Dates: 1998-2013

AMC PR Packets, 1965-2009

 File
Identifier: B360.04.0033.0035
Overview PR and promotional materials for AMC, NVO and University of Colorado Cancer Center.
Dates: 1965-2009

Articles, 1948-1953

 File
Identifier: B360.03.0034.0033
Overview Two newspaper articles and a copy of a telegram, all relating to Bert Acosta's TB treatment at JCRS. Also a copy of chapter 14 "Medicine, Public Health, amd Hospitals" from the 1948 book "Colorado and It's People."
Dates: 1948-1953