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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 5 Collections and/or Records:

AMC History, 1915-2005

Identifier: B360.03.0034.0005
Abstract 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

Box 38, circa 1930-circa 2000

 File — Box: B360.05.0038
Identifier: B360.05.0038
Abstract Oversized photographs including PR scenes of patients being wlecomed and leaving, doctors looking at x-rays, doctor meeting with patient, patients learning leatherworking, interior building shots, headshots, some landscape elevations and building drawings. Also the charter for the Auxiliary Guild of Baltimore. Print of girl lighting candle and printer mockups for a new years card using the image and another card mock up with an image of a man with a shofar.
Dates: circa 1930-circa 2000

Box 359, 1930-2001

 File — Box: B002.05.0359
Identifier: B002.05.0359
Abstract Five copies of JCRS film "City of Hope" transferred to video cassette tape and one copy of the film on reel; misc. video casettes labeled "JCRS 1930's", "Legacy of Hope" and "The Valley of the Shadow Late 1940s".
Dates: 1930-2001

Executive and Staff Photographs, circa 1950-2000

Identifier: B360.03.0032.0027
Abstract Photographs of staff and executives at AMC spanninf 1950s-2004 with the majority of the photos falling in the 1990s
Dates: circa 1950-2000

Staff and Patient Photographs, circa 1950-1990s

Identifier: B360.03.0032.0023
Abstract Folder containing 17 miscellaneous and one contact sheet photographs from the AMC collection of staff and patients; all are in balck and white exceot one. Most of the pictures are 1950s-1960s but one appears to be 1990s.
Dates: circa 1950-1990s