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Aerial View of the Jewish Consumptives' Relief Society, between 1940-1960

 Item
Identifier: B063.03.0011.00098.00001

Overview

Aerial view of the campus of the Jewish Consumptives' Relief Society (JCRS). This postcard is from a set of photographs of the JCRS. 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 1940-1960

Digital Repository

Aerial View of the Jewish Consumptives' Relief Society

Inscription and Marks

Handwritten on envelope: ''# 804 JCRS postcard packet, c 1950''. Printed on bottom of photograph: ''Aerial view of the sanatorium as it is today.''

Rights and Usage Statement

Copyright restrictions may apply. User is responsible for all copyright compliance.

Extent

1 Photographic Prints (photographic postcard) : good, black and white ; 4 x 5 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: ''# 804 JCRS postcard packet, c 1950''. Printed on bottom of photograph: ''Aerial view of the sanatorium as it is today.''

General

Title supplied by archivist.

Repository Details

Part of the Special Collections and Archives Repository

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