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Denver General Hospital (1860-1997)



Denver General Hospital was established in 1860 as a city hospital. It is known as a trauma hospital and is also a teaching hospital. In 1997, it became the Denver Health and Hospital authority.

Found in 7 Collections and/or Records:

Abe Kauvar for Colorado Reflections

Identifier: couda-kauvar

Dr. Abe Kauvar, Manager of the Denver Department of Health and Hospitals and a graduate of the University of Denver, recalls growing up in the Jewish community of Denver. Kauvar recalls family trips to a cabin in the Colorado Rocky Mountains, his school days at East High School, and his work at Denver General Hospital as well as the hospital's growth.

Dates: Date Not Yet Determined

Box 5, 1973-1985

 File — Box B007.03.0005: Series B007.03 [Barcode: U186020757326]
Identifier: B007.03.0005

9 File folders include; Trimble Case- Correspondence and Legal papers.

Dates: 1973-1985

Denver General Hospital Dedication, 1993-1994

Identifier: B429.02.0009,0013
Scope and Contents

Contains photograph of bronze bas-relief of Laderman, program, correspondence, proposal, News clippling related to the dedication of the Rabbi Manuel Laderman Regional Trauma Center on April 12, 1994.

Dates: 1993-1994

Denver Health and Hospitals, 1973-1985

Identifier: B007.03
Scope and Contents From the Collection: The collection highlights the career of Dr. Abraham J. Kauvar. The collection includes correspondence, newspaper clippings, awards, legal papers from the case of Trimble v. City and County of Denver, audiocassettes, scrapbooks, publications, memorabilia, and photographs. The papers document the professional and personal life of a major figure in Denver's medical community. The collection also contains correspondence with Rabbi Charles E. H. Kauvar (Dr. Kauvar's father), who was a noted...
Dates: 1973-1985

Manuel Laderman Papers

Identifier: B429

Ordinance for Naming Trauma Center, June 7, 1993

Identifier: B429.02.0009.0014
Scope and Contents

City and County of Denver Ordinance "That the regional trauma center in the new east wing of Denver General Hospital be named the "Rabbi Manel Laderman Regional Trauma Center."

Dates: June 7, 1993