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Dr. Emanuel Friedman Papers

 Collection
Identifier: B288

Dr. Emanuel Friedman came to Colorado in the late 19th century when he was diagnosed with tuberculosis. He graduated from Denver's Gross Medical College in 1904. After recovering his health, he opened his office on West Colfax Avenue in the immigrant Jewish community and became one of Denver's first pediatricians. He also served on the medical staff at National Jewish Hospital (NJH) and the Jewish Consumptives' Relief Society (JCRS). The collection consists of copies of photographs of Friedman and his family as well as documents and materials he used in his medical practice such as a prescription pad.

Dates

  • 1900-1975

Creator

Extent

0.5 Linear Feet (1 legal document box)