Jewish Consumptives' Relief Society (U.S.)
Found in 2719 Collections and/or Records:
Overview Anna Rosenberg's handwritten application for admittance to JCRS. Includes information such as age (38), and place of birth (Ostrova). She was married and had two children, and her nearest relatives were her husband and brother in Boulder, Colo. The backside is blank.
Dates: 1911 August 8
Overview Emergency application for admission to JCRS hanwritten in pen for Annie Hornstein. The form have information on her age, place of birth, and marital status. She had been in the National Jewish Hospital prior to the JCRS, and she had been sick for four years. Her nearest relative was her husband, Gus Hornstein, 1523 Decatur Street. Form is signed by Annie Hornstein. The back side of the form states that she was admitted on November 11, 1909, and discharged on November 21, 1909.
Dates: 1909 November 11
Overview Application for admittance to JCRS for Harry Michaels, of Colorado Springs, Colorado (formerly Brooklyn, N.Y. and London, England).
Dates: 1909 November 30
Overview Handwritten application for admittance to the JCRS in pen for Hyman Osherofsky, with information such as age (19), place of birth (Russia), and ocupation (Operator). His nearest relative is his father, in N.Y.C. The form is signed by H. Osherofsky. On the the back side it is written he had stage III tuberculosis, advanced case, both lungs involved. It is also written he was admitted on December 30, 1909, and he died on January 13, 1910.
Dates: 1909 December 06
Overview Handwritten application for sponsorship with JCRS New York letterhead. "It reads Name: Michael Leckstein, Address: 276 Monroe St. N.Y. City, Age: 26 Years, Occupation: Taylor, Married: Yes, Nativity: Russia, Duration of Disease: 18 Months, Ever been to hospital or sanatorium: No, Member of Lodge or Society: No."
Dates: 1909 May 24
Overview An art class that is part of the rehabilitation program of the Jewish Consumptives' Relief Society (JCRS) meets for a session. Male patients sit on folding chairs in a half circle around a male model wearing a robe, pajamas, slippers and hat. Max Lazarus, a German-Jewish artist, is pictured second from the left. Twenty-three charcoal drawings hang on the walls. The JCRS was a sanatorium for tuberculosis patients that was founded in 1904 by a group of immigrant Jewish workingmen along with the...
Dates: circa 1942
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 Bailie Siegel's handwritten application for admittance to JCRS. Includes information such as age (33), place of birth (Russia), and occupation (housewife). She was married, had 2 children, and her nearest relative was her husband, in Chicago, Ill. On the back side it reads she was admitted on November 16, 1911, and left on February 01, 1912.
Dates: 1911 October 11
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