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Oral History Interview with Ben and Bessie Glass, 1978 October 22-1979 August 1

Identifier: B098.08.0009.00001


Ben and Bessie Glass both came to the Jewish Consumptives' Relief Society (JCRS) as patients in 1928. Bessie Glass was treated for six years. They met in the hospital and married in 1931. Ben Glass was a printer at the JCRS bindery from 1928 through 1978. They discuss how the JCRS was like a large family of young adults from all over the country and talk about what life was like at the JCRS. They also talk about the transition from JCRS to AMC Cancer Center.


  • 1978 October 22-1979 August 1


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2 Cassettes (2 sound tapes)

Scope and Contents

From the Series:

Series 8 consists of recorded oral histories about Jewish Consumptives' Relief Society

Physical Characteristics and Technical Requirements

2 audiotape cassettes 120 minutes


Conducted by Cynde Ancell and Alby Segall.

Related Materials

Digital reproduction. Denver, Colo. : Penrose Library, University of Denver, 2006. 8 sound files : digital, WAV (503,577,960 bytes; 503,715,210 bytes; 512,284,566 bytes; 455,916,660 bytes) and MP3 (13,322,368 bytes; 13,326,025 bytes; 13,552,585 bytes; 12,061,385 bytes) files. User system requirements: Computer with graphical browser and audio player software. Streamed 11.025 kHz sample rate, 16 Kbits/sec. data rate. Both derived from an audio master digitized at 44.1 kHz, 24 bits per sample, mono. from an analog audiocassette. Digitized by Safe Sound Archive, Philadelphia; 2006. Equipment: Nakamichi Dragon Cassette Deck (playback machine); Prism Sound Dream ADA-8XR multi-channel 24bit/192kHz AD/DA converter; Intel Celeron 1.8 GHz/224 MB RAM PCs with FireWire hard drive and M-Audio Delta Audiophile internal sound card; external FireWire hard drive. Software: Steinberg WaveLab 4.01b Audio Editing and Mastering Software. Sound file: DUbaoh-jcrs001Glass-t1.sideA.wav; DUbaoh-jcrs001Glass-t1.sideB.wav; Dubaoh-jcrs001Glass-t2.sideA.wav; Dubaoh-jcrs001Glass-t2.sideB.wav); OCLC#: 80358392; F785.J5 J4367 no.1;


Title supplied by cataloger. Parts 1-2 conducted Aug. 1, 1979, Denver, Colorado by Cynde Ancell ; parts 3-4 conducted Oct. 22, 1978, Denver, Colorado by Alby Segall. ||Participants: Ben and Bessie Glass, Cynde Ancell and Alby Segall.


Audio compact disc copies in Box 35 (B098.08-.11,.16.0035)


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