Jewish Consumptives' Relief Society (U.S.)
Found in 4289 Collections and/or Records:
Overview Application form of Annie Cray for admission as a patient to the Jewish Consumptives' Relief Society. She was age 53 at the time of the application. She was born in Russia and immigrated to the United States in 1906. She lived in Philadelphia when she arrive to the U.S., but contracted tuberculosis in Russia. She had been sick for seven or eight years upon arrival to Denver, Colorado. She was married and had four children. The verso of the application states she was admitted as an emergency...
Dates: 1910 June 20
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
Appreciation and plaque for the New York Ladies' Auxiliary at the Jewish Consumptives' Relief Society Hospital, undated
Scope and Contents From the Series: This series contains a photo album, photographs, bulletin pages, drawings, lithographs, and contact sheets of the campus and buildings, patients and family, staff and volunteers, auxiliaries and conventions, and activities connected with the Jewish Consumptives' Relief Society and the AMC Cancer Research Center.
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