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Dr. Spivak with Crowd at the Jewish Consumptives' Relief Society, between 1904-1927

 Item
Identifier: B063.03.0019.00005

Overview

Dr. Charles D. Spivak with a large crowd of people at the Jewish Consumptives' Relief Society (JCRS). Dr. Spivak is in the center of the photograph and Dr. Philip Hillkowitz is to his right, while Rabbi William Friedman is standing to the right in the rear. 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 1904-1927

Digital Repository

Dr. Spivak with Crowd at the Jewish Consumptives' Relief Society

Rights and Usage Statement

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Extent

1 items (photograph)

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.

Physical Characteristics and Technical Requirements

Good 4 x 5 inches black and white

Provenance

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

General

Title supplied by archivist.

Inscription and Marks

Handwritten on envelope: ''#180 JCRS Group of pictures''. On back of photograph: ''#180 Dr. Spivak in center of photo; Dr. Hillkowitz to his right. Rabbi Friedman R rear JCRS, possibly a dedication of the New York Building''.

Repository Details

Part of the Special Collections and Archives Repository

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