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Jewish Consumptives' Relief Society (U.S.)

 Organization

Found in 2718 Collections and/or Records:

Bedside Instruction at the Jewish Consumptives' Relief Society, circa 1942

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Identifier: B063.03.0035.00071
Overview Bedside instruction in English and citizenship at the Jewish Consumptives' Relief Society (JCRS). 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, Colorado. The sanatorium was located on West Colfax Avenue just outside of Denver.
Dates: circa 1942

Ben Englander Standing on a Sidewalk, between 1920-1960

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Identifier: B063.03.0019.00041
Overview Ben Englander standing on a sidewalk. Englander was the State Representative of Colorado and a Board Member of the Jewish Consumptives' Relief Society (JCRS). 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, Colorado. It was located on West Colfax Avenue just outside Denver.
Dates: between 1920-1960

Ben Glass with H. Leivick, Yiddish Poet, 1933

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Identifier: B063.05.0005.00005
Overview Portrait of Ben Glass (at left) and H. Leivick (the pen name of Leyṿiḳ Halpern or Leivick Halper), Yiddish poet. Both men were patients at the Jewish Consumptives' Relief Society (JCRS). Ben Glass was a printer at the JCRS bindery from 1928 to 1978 when it closed. The JCRS was a sanatorium for tuberculosis patients that was founded in 1904 by a group of immigrant Jewish working men along with the support of several leading physicians and rabbis in Denver, Colorado. It was located on West...
Dates: 1933

Benjamin Bristol's Application for Admittance to JCRS, 1910 January 31

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Identifier: B002.01.0102.0076.00001
Overview Handwritten application in pencil for admittance to the JCRS for Benjamin Bristol. It includes information such as age (22), place of birth (Russia), and occupation (Salesman). He is single, has no means of support, and his nearest relatives are his mother and brother in Philadelphia. On the backside, it is written that he had tuberculosis stage II. He was admitted on April 22, 1910 and released on April 11, 1911.
Dates: 1910 January 31

Benjamin Fleischman's Application for Admittance to JCRS, 1911 August 9

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Identifier: B002.01.0104.0132.00001
Overview Benjamin Fleischman's Application for Admittance to JCRS. Includes information such as age (25), place of birth (Russia), and occupation (butcher). He was single and his nearest relatives were his mother in N. J., and his father in Denver. On the backside it reads he was admitted on October 3, 1911, and died on October 24, 1911.
Dates: 1911 August 9

Bertha Hoffman's Application for Admittance to JCRS, 1909 December 13

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Identifier: B002.01.0102.0057.00001
Overview Handwritten application in ink for admittance to the JCRS for Bertha Hoffman. It includes information such as age (17), place of birth (Russia), and occupation (school girl). She has been to the National Jewish Hospital, and her means of support is her parents. Her nearest relative is her sister, A. Wofson, in Denver. On the backside, it is written she was admitted as an emergency case on December 14, 1909, and she died on December 16, 1909.
Dates: 1909 December 13

Bertha ''Mickey'' Marks and Fellow Patients of the Jewish Consumptives' Relief Society, 1929

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Identifier: B063.03.0019.00068
Overview Bertha ''Mickey'' Marks (second from left), with fellow patients of the Jewish Consumptives' Relief Society (JCRS) sit on a car next to the Main Building on the JCRS campus. 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, Colorado. It was located on West Colfax Avenue just outside Denver.
Dates: 1929

Bertha ''Mickey'' Marks at the Jewish Consumptives' Relief Society, 1930 March 17

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Identifier: B063.03.0019.00066
Overview Bertha ''Mickey'' Marks, a patient of the Jewish Consumptives' Relief Society (JCRS) stands on the campus grounds. 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, Colorado. It was located on West Colfax Avenue just outside Denver.
Dates: 1930 March 17

Bertha ''Mickey'' Marks at the Jewish Consumptives' Relief Society, 1930 August 3

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Identifier: B063.03.0019.00069
Overview Bertha ''Mickey'' Marks, a patient of the Jewish Consumptives' Relief Society (JCRS) stands with her back to wall outside the Main Building on the JCRS campus. The reflection of mountains can be seen in the window pane above the door. 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, Colorado. It was located on West Colfax Avenue just outside Denver.
Dates: 1930 August 3

Bertha ''Mickey'' Marks, Patient of the Jewish Consumptives' Relief Society, 1929

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Identifier: B063.03.0019.00065
Overview Bertha ''Mickey'' Marks, a patient of the Jewish Consumptives' Relief Society (JCRS) sits in lounge chair in bathrobe. 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, Colorado. It was located on West Colfax Avenue just outside Denver.
Dates: 1929