Jewish Consumptives' Relief Society (U.S.)
Found in 4782 Collections and/or Records:
Overview Arthur Blair's handwritten application for admittance in ink to the JCRS. Includes information such as age (22), place of birth (San Antonio, Texas), and occupation (violinist). His nearest relative was his father, in San Antonio, Texas. On the backside it reads he was an emergency case, admitted on August 17, 1910, and died on September 27, 1910.
Dates: 1910 August 17
Overview Application form of Asher Cooper for admission as a patient to the Jewish Consumptives' Relief Society. He was age 34 at the time of the application. He was born in Russia and immigrated to the United States in 1899. He lived in New York City, but contracted tuberculosis in Brockten Massachusetts. He had been sick for one year upon his arrival to Denver, Colorado. The verso of the application states he was admitted on November 14, 1910 and was discharged on May 24, 1911.
Dates: 1910 October 21
Overview Art book with yellow softcover, cream colored pages; written, designed and created by Michael Arestad student in Martin Mendelsberg's Visual Sequencing class at Rocky Mountain School of Art and Design. Inspired by the life of Myron Freide a tuberculosis patient at the Jewish Consumptives' Relief Society, #9568.
Overview Application form of Banjamin Wigatow for admission as a patient to the Jewish Consumptives' Relief Society. He was age 21 at the time of the application. He was born in Russia and immigrated to the United States in 1906. He lived in New York City when he contracted tuberculosis. He had been sick for five months upon his arrival to Denver, Colorado. His occupation states he worked as a cigar maker. The verso of the application does not state any admission or discharge dates.
Dates: 1911 September 18
Banquet for Auxiliaries and Board Members of the Jewish Consumptives' Relief Society, between 1950-1970
Overview A dinner banquet for auxiliaries and board members of the Jewish Consumptives' Relief Society (JCRS) that was held in the main dining room at the JCRS. Pictured are Noah W. Allen, J.A. Sharoff, Israel Friedman, Ben Friedland, Mr. and Mrs. Ben Perlmutter, Mrs. Israel Friedman, Mr. and Mrs. Dave Abramson. The JCRS was a sanatorium for tuberculosis patients that was founded in 1904 by a group of immigrant Jewish workingmen along with the support of several leading physicians and rabbis in Denver,...
Dates: between 1950-1970