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AMC Cancer Research Center (Denver, Colo.)


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 18 Collections and/or Records:

AMC Cookbook, 1971-2008

Identifier: B360.04.0033.0028
Abstract 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 History and Organization #2, 1980-1990

Identifier: B360.03.0034.0007
Abstract 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

Box 39, circa 1960-2000

 File — Box: B360.05.0039
Identifier: B360.05.0039
Abstract Printers spec sheet with three photographs all pictured two times: patient leaving and shaking hands with semi-circle of doctors and nurses, aerial view of tents and main building, and nurse holding door while an orderly walks a man up to the building. Large poster size photo of woman collecting donations in a can while wearing a can costume. Box also contains an embroidered tablecloth with a tree and leaf design. The trunk of the tree says "Triangle Chapter" with member’s names embroidered on...
Dates: circa 1960-2000

Events, circa 2000

Identifier: B360.03.0033.0025
Abstract Several miscellaneous photographs from events.
Dates: circa 2000

Events, 1993-1994

Identifier: B360.03.0032.0006
Abstract Program booklet from the 1993 Women's Event featuring Joan Rivers as a guest speaker and a thick wire-bound program from the 1994 Women's Event. From the 1993 20th Annual Men's Event a black program with copper-tone writitng and envelope along with a RSVP card and enveolpe for early reservations to the 1994 event. Two programs, two RSVP cards with envelopes, and two copies of gift certificates from the 1994 mens event are all done in white with gold and red lettering. The 1993 Biennial...
Dates: 1993-1994

History: National Council of Auxiliaries, 1987-2008

Identifier: B360.03.0034.0016
Abstract The National Council of Auxiliaries began in 1906 in New York by a group wishing to raise funds and spirit for a friend at JCRS. The folder contains three copies of the "National Council of Auxiliaries: Hisotry" booklet, as well as a printed document containing some of the same information in the publication. Also included in this folder are some other miscellaneous materials: 2008 photograph of volunteers at a luncheon, and three copies of letters from AMC accepting the retirement of chapters.
Dates: 1987-2008

News Clippings, 1979

Identifier: B360.03.0034.0011
Abstract Newpaper clippings, copies of clippings and press clippings with articles about AMC, people associated with AMC and its auxiliary organizations.
Dates: 1979

News Clippings, 1980

Identifier: B360.03.0034.0012
Abstract Newpaper clippings, copies of clippings and press clippings with articles about AMC, people associated with AMC and its auxiliary organizations.
Dates: 1980

Noah A. Atler, circa 1950-1971

Identifier: B360.03.0032.0013
Abstract Six black-and-white photopraphs all featuring Noah Atler with varous other people. All photos are from dinners or board meetings. One photogrpah identified on the back as the "Farewell Board Meeting fro Mr. and Mrs. Edelson" from left to right: M. J. baum, Noah Atler, Mrs. Edelson, George Edelson, David Garlett, and Richard L. Robinson; Jan., 1971."
Dates: circa 1950-1971

NVO Biennial Convention, 1991 August 2

Identifier: B360.03.0032.0011
Abstract Newsletter, printed to look like a newspaper, from the NVO Biennial COnvention in 1991. The articles include features on volunteers, research, ending the year with a surplus and history of the organization with historic photographs of JCRS/AMC.
Dates: 1991 August 2