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 142 Collections and/or Records:
Abstract Two black and white photographs of The M. D. Fischman Memorial Building. Both front views.
Dates: circa 1980
Abstract Notes and correspondence regarding fundraising.
Abstract Application materials for the Colorado State Historic fund including a copy of the application, directions for applying, requests for letters of support and notes from the AMC staff working on the grant.
Abstract Two copies of "The Prevention of Cancer" from 1927, copies of historic photographs, fund raising drive letters, articles and newspapers containing historical information about JCRS and AMC.
Abstract File contains copies of the walking tour of the AMC (formerly JCRS) campus. Tour script includes general historical information as well as information speciific to particular buildings. Maps of the campus are included. Building information includes date built, square footage and current (1997) use. Spivak family tree also in file.
Abstract File contains six different written histories of JCRS, AMC and why Jews immigrated to Colorado. File also contains a bibliography from Dr. Jeanne Abrams thesis with used an abundance of JCRS files and a list of Comprehensive Cancer Centers in the US.
Dates: circa 1990
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.
Abstract Two event photographs from Humanitarian Award Dinners in 1971 and 1973.
Dates: 1971 May 2-1973 September 16
Abstract Two photographs, one color and one b/w, of the Hut on the AMC campus. Also a slide of the Hut dated July 1987 and a contact sheet from which the b/w photos comes from. The color photo is lekely from 1996 given the watermark on the back "Kodak Official Sponsor of the Olympic Games" and the contatc sheet and large b/w photo are likely around 1980 based on the cars visible in the photo.
Dates: circa 1980-circa 1996
Abstract Folder containing 19 miscellaneous photographs and one contact from the AMC collection with identified persons; all are in balck and white.
Dates: circa 1950-1980