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Exterior of the first National Jewish Hospital building (The Frances Jacobs Hospital), circa 1895

Identifier: B063.03.0035.00106


Exterior shot features a sign over the top front porch, which reads, "The Frances Jacobs Hospital". The name was changed to National Jewish Hospital in 1899. Two men (unidentified) stand in front of the building.


  • circa 1895

Digital Repository

Exterior of the first National Jewish Hospital building (The Frances Jacobs Hospital)

Rights and Usage Statement

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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

Good 8 x 10 inches black and white


Donated by the National Jewish Hospital.


Title supplied by archivist. ||Appears in ''Images of America, Jewish Denver 1859-1940,'' by Dr. Jeanne Abrams, page 76.

Inscription and Marks

On back of photograph: ''#1116 First NJH Building, 1899 pg. 30''. On envelope: ''#1116 National Jewish Hospital - Misc. Historic Photos Patient Days of Care By State, 1949''.

Repository Details

Part of the Special Collections and Archives Repository

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