Dr. Emanuel Friedman originally came to Colorado because of tuberculosis. After recovering his health, he opened his office on West Colfax Avenue in the immigrant community and was one of Denver's first pediatricians. He graduated from Denver's Gross Medical College in 1904 and also served on the medical staff at National Jewish Hospital and the Jewish Consumptives' Relief Society.
Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:
Handwritten letter from Dr. E. Friedman to C.D. Spivak. Friedman tells Spivak that he would appreciate it if R. Goodman could be accepted into JCRS because she is in need of attention from the sanatorium. There is a note at the bottom of the letter that states, "File with application".
Handwritten prescription note from Dr. E. Friedman to Mr. Shapiro. Friedman is informing him that he re-examined Louis Metowsky and found that his left lung has tuberculosis. He asks Shapiro if Metowsky can be admitted into the sanatorium.