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JCRS Nurse with Patients, between 1900-1930

Identifier: B063.03.0019.00079


A nurse stands between two JCRS patients as they lay in the sun in their hospital beds. 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. It was located on West Colfax Avenue just outside Denver.


  • between 1900-1930

Digital Repository

JCRS Nurse with Patients

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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 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.

Physical Characteristics and Technical Requirements

Fair 3 x 5 inches black and white


Donated by Sarah Holcolm Florida


Title supplied by archivist.

Inscription and Marks

On envelope: "#1092 JCRS Patients and Nurses c. 1920" On back of photograph: "JCRS TB patients sunbathing, #1092."

Repository Details

Part of the Special Collections and Archives Repository

2150 East Evans Avenue
Denver CO 80208
(303) 871-3428