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Found in 3 Collections and/or Records:
Abstract Portrait of Ben Glass (at left) and H. Leivick (the pen name of Leyṿiḳ Halpern or Leivick Halper), Yiddish poet. Both men were patients at the Jewish Consumptives' Relief Society (JCRS). Ben Glass was a printer at the JCRS bindery from 1928 to 1978 when it closed. The JCRS was a sanatorium for tuberculosis patients that was founded in 1904 by a group of immigrant Jewish working men along with the support of several leading physicians and rabbis in Denver, Colorado. It was located on West...
File — Box B002.04.0360: Series B002.04; Series B002.05; Series B002.06; Series B002.07; Series B002.08; Series B002.10 [Barcode: U186023246293]
Scope and Contents Four folders with article about H. Leivick, scrap in Yiddish from a tent, a medical report and biographical information about Philip Hillkowitz, M.D. The box contains 29 folders from series 4 through 8 and 10.
Dates: 1952; 1919-1952
Abstract Solomon (Yehoash) Bloomgarden (1870-1927) was a translator of the Bible, a scholar, and a Yiddish poet. He lived in Denver from 1896 to 1909, during which time he was deeply involved with the Jewish Consumptives' Relief Society (JCRS). Bloomgarden was the first chairman of the Press and Propaganda Committee of the JCRS, and sat on the Board of Trustees until his death.