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Pisko, Seraphine Eppstein, 1861-1942

 Person

Seraphine Pisko was born to Max and Bertha Eppstein of St. Joseph, Mo., and moved with her family to Denver, Colo. in 1875. She married Denver businessman Edward Pisko in 1878 when she was seventeen, and the couple moved to New York. Within a few years he died, and she returned to Denver. She was involved for years with charitable causes, women's and Jewish groups. She was employed as Field Secretary and later Executive Secretary of the National Jewish Hospital for Consumptives, retiring in 1938. At various times, she also served on the hospital's Board as Secretary or Vice President, and after her retirement, as Honorary Secretary until her death.

Found in 50 Collections and/or Records:

Collins, Grabfelder, and Pisko Correspondence, 1911 July-September

 File
Identifier: B005.01.0001.0002
Overview Collins, Grabfelder, and Seraphine Pisko correspondence.
Dates: 1911 July-September

Copy of Letter to H. Nishman from S. Pisko, 1930 September 11

 Item
Identifier: B002.01.0100.0091.00004
Overview Copy of a typed letter to H. Nishman in Brooklyn N.Y. from S. Pisko dated Sept. 11, 1930. The letter notifies Nishman that his letter was forwarded to Pisko from the Colorado General Hospital, informing him that there is no "State Sanitarium for Tuberculosis" [sic]. The letter goes on to give some history on J. Bilovsky's life and his residence at two different hospitals including the JCRS. Ulitmately, Pisko believes Nishman will be able to rightly identify "the uncle to whom you refer in your...
Dates: 1930 September 11

Correspondence - Annual Meeting, Pisko File, 1922-1923

 File
Identifier: B005.01.0002.0004
Overview correspondence related to annual meeting between Pisko and Dauby
Dates: 1922-1923

Correspondence - Nurse's Home Building, 1922 January-June

 File
Identifier: B005.01.0002.0002
Overview Correspondence related to the Nurse's Home building, S. Pisko
Dates: 1922 January-June

Correspondence with Nathan Dauby, 1920 August-1921 June

 File
Identifier: B005.01.0002.0014
Overview Correspondence with Nathan Dauby; Pisko File
Dates: 1920 August-1921 June

Dignitaries of National Jewish Hospital, between 1920-1930

 Item
Identifier: B063.03.0019.00058
Overview Dignitaries of National Jewish Hospital in Denver, Colorado. National Jewish Hospital is located on the corner of Colfax Avenue and Colorado Boulevard. Pictured are Mayor Stapleton, Governor Sweet, Seraphine Pisko, Rabbi William Friedman and Judge Ben Lindsey.
Dates: between 1920-1930

Grabfelder and Pisko Correspondence, 1911 October-December

 File
Identifier: B005.01.0001.0004
Overview Correspondence related to Seraphine Pisko, Secretary of the National Jewish Hospital for Consumptives, and Samuel Grabfelder, President of the National Jewish Hospital for Consumptives
Dates: 1911 October-December

Grabfelder and Pisko Correspondence, 1912 January-June

 File
Identifier: B005.01.0001.0005
Overview Correspondence related to Seraphine Pisko, Secretary of the National Jewish Hospital for Consumptives, and Samuel Grabfelder, President of the National Jewish Hospital for Consumptives
Dates: 1912 January-June

Grabfelder and Pisko Correspondence, 1913 January-April

 File
Identifier: B005.01.0001.0007
Overview Correspondence related to Samuel Grabfelder, President of the National Jewish Hospital for Cosumptives, and Seraphine Pisko, Secretary of the National Jewish Hospital for Consumptives
Dates: 1913 January-April

Grabfelder and Pisko Correspondence, 1913 May-August

 File
Identifier: B005.01.0001.0008
Overview Correspondence related to Samuel Grabfelder, President of the National Jewish Hospital for Consumptives, and Seraphine Pisko, Secretary of the National Jewish Hospital for Consumptives
Dates: 1913 May-August