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Denver Auxiliary of the Jewish Consumptives' Relief Society at a Halloween Party, between 1950-1960

 Item
Identifier: B063.03.0011.00053

Overview

Members of the Denver Auxiliary having a Halloween party for patients of the Jewish Consumptives' Relief Society (JCRS). Pictured are Katie Emeson, Ida Edelson, Lib Roberts, Esther (illegible) and Anne Kaminsky. 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.

Dates

  • between 1950-1960

Digital Repository

Denver Auxiliary of the Jewish Consumptives' Relief Society at a Halloween Party

Inscription and Marks

Handwritten on envelope: ''#478 JCRS Auxiliary''. On back of photograph: ''#478 JCRS Auxiliary front Katie Emeson Third Ida Edelson Next Lib Roberts Esther Wini(illegible) Anne Kaminsky Denver Aux preparing for Halloween party for patients 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.

Provenance

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

Inscription and Marks

Handwritten on envelope: ''#478 JCRS Auxiliary''. On back of photograph: ''#478 JCRS Auxiliary front Katie Emeson Third Ida Edelson Next Lib Roberts Esther Wini(illegible) Anne Kaminsky Denver Aux preparing for Halloween party for patients JCRS''.

General

Title supplied by archivist.

Repository Details

Part of the Special Collections and Archives Repository

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