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Dedication of the I. Rude Medical Building at the Jewish Consumptives' Relief Society, circa 1919

 Item
Identifier: B002.04.0215.0021.00001

Overview

A large crowd gathered in front of construction at the I. Rude Medical Building during the dedication ceremony at the Jewish Consumptives' Relief Society (JCRS). Isadore Rude was a leading Denver Jewish philanthropist. 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 of Denver.

Dates

  • circa 1919

Language of Materials

From the Collection: The records are primarily in English, but some materials are in other languages, including Hebrew, Yiddish, German, and Russian.

Rights and Usage Statement

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Extent

1 items (photograph)

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.

Physical Characteristics and Technical Requirements

5.75 x 8.5 inches black and white

Provenance

Donated by A.M.C. Cancer Research Center as part of the J.C.R.S. Records.

General

Title supplied by archivist.

Creator

Repository Details

Part of the Special Collections and Archives Repository

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