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Yehoash Bed Dedication, 1908

 Item
Identifier: B002.04.0217.0019.00001

Overview

Seven men stand around a bed at the dedication of the Yehoash Auxiliary Bed sponsored by the Waterbury, Connecticut Women's Auxiliary. Many of the Jewish Consumptives' Relief Society's (JCRS) beds were sponsored by charitable contributions, including a number from JCRS women's auxiliaries located around the country. Pictured from left to right are Dr. Herman Schwatt, then the JCRS medical director; Abraham Judelovitz, a Denver builder and JCRS volunteer; Dr. Philip Hillkowitz, longtime president of the JCRS; Ben Frumess; Yehoash (the Yiddish poet Solomon Bloomgarden); Mr. Kulp; and Dr. Charles Spivak.

Dates

  • 1908

Digital Repository

Yehoash Bed Dedication

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

7.5 x9.5 inches black and white

Provenance

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

Related Materials

Halftone reproduction published in Abrams, Jewish Denver, 1859-1940, p. 81.

General

Title supplied by archivist.

Inscription and Marks

Handwritten on back of photograph: ''Yehoash Aux., 1908.''

Creator

Repository Details

Part of the Special Collections and Archives Repository

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