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B'nai B'rith Building at National Jewish Hospital, 1961

 Item
Identifier: B063.03.0003.00018

Overview

Exterior of the B'nai B'rith building on the campus of National Jewish Hospital. This building was located at 3800 East Colfax Avenue in Denver, Colorado. Initially it was an infirmary for adults but later became the Department of Pediatrics. A gymnasium, two classrooms, recreation and rehabilitation facilities were later added.

Dates

  • 1961

Digital Repository

B'nai B'rith Building at National Jewish Hospital

Inscription and Marks

Handwritten on envelope: ''#174 National Jewish Hospital''. On back of photograph: ''#174 1961 National Jewish Hospital 3800 E. Colfax Formerly the adult infirmary, the B'nai B'rith building became the pediatrics department. The building was a gift of B'nai B'rith Districts #2 and #6. Gymnasium, 2 large classrooms, recreation and rehabilitation facilities added. Hospital opened doors in 1899 B'nai B'rith Coll. National Jewish Hospital, Denver est. 1899''.

Rights and Usage Statement

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Extent

2 Photographic Prints (photograph) : good, black and white ; 8 x 10 inches

Scope and Contents

From the Collection: The collection contains materials intentionally assembled by the Ira M. and Peryle Hayutin Beck Memorial Archives of Jews in the Rocky Mountain region. The bulk of the photographs are from or related to various towns in Colorado, but the collection also contains photographs from other states in the western United States.

Inscription and Marks

Handwritten on envelope: ''#174 National Jewish Hospital''. On back of photograph: ''#174 1961 National Jewish Hospital 3800 E. Colfax Formerly the adult infirmary, the B'nai B'rith building became the pediatrics department. The building was a gift of B'nai B'rith Districts #2 and #6. Gymnasium, 2 large classrooms, recreation and rehabilitation facilities added. Hospital opened doors in 1899 B'nai B'rith Coll. National Jewish Hospital, Denver est. 1899''.

General

Title supplied by archivist.

Repository Details

Part of the Special Collections and Archives Repository

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