Bassow, Sol, Dr. (Solomon Herbert), 1894-1982
Also known as Sol, helped lead in the creation of Rose Hospital.
Found in 3 Collections and/or Records:
Overview Brief biographies of Jewish men and women who contributed to medicine, the Jewish community, and Colorado. Contains historical photographs and interviews with people who knew some of the early key figures.
Overview Interview covers some brief biographical information (Russian born, immigrated to Denver in 1922), beginnings of the hospital, 10 doctors involved in the founding, function of the Board, opening of the hospital, relationship with community and how it was planned and began.
Dates: 1978 November 2
Overview Born in Russia, Bassow emigrated to New York in 1906, eventually moving to Wyoming where his family briefly were homesteaders and he taught in a one-room schoolhouse. Later he graduated from the University of Colorado Medical School.
Dates: 1894-circa 1980