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Hebrew Sisters Aid Society Bed Dedication at the Jewish Consumptives' Relief Society, after 1926

 Item
Identifier: B063.03.0011.00035

Overview

The Hebrew Sisters Aid Society of Washington D.C. Bed Dedication Ceremony at the Jewish Consumptives' Relief Society (JCRS). Dr. Charles Spivak can be seen to the right in the back of the crowd. Bed plaque says, ''ENDOWED BY, THE HEBREW SISTERS AID SOCIETY, WASHINGTON, D. C., 1924The 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. The sanatorium was located on West Colfax Avenue just outside of Denver.

Dates

  • after 1926

Digital Repository

Hebrew Sisters Aid Society Bed Dedication at the Jewish Consumptives' Relief Society

Inscription and Marks

Handwritten on envelope: ''#456 JCRS Bed dedications''. On back of photograph: ''Bed Dedication - Hebrew Sisters Aid Society, Washington, D.C. 1924 #456 JCRS''.

Rights and Usage Statement

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Extent

1 Photographic Prints (photograph) : good, black and white ; 5 x 7 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 and other countries. There are some 19th century photograph types represented in the collection, including albumen prints, daguerrotypes, tintypes, post cards, colorized prints, cabinet cards, and cartes-de-visite.

Provenance

Accession # 1271, Donated by AMC Cancer Research Center as part of the JCRS Records.

Inscription and Marks

Handwritten on envelope: ''#456 JCRS Bed dedications''. On back of photograph: ''Bed Dedication - Hebrew Sisters Aid Society, Washington, D.C. 1924 #456 JCRS''.

General

Title supplied by archivist.

Repository Details

Part of the Special Collections and Archives Repository

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