Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
Found in 7 Collections and/or Records:
Scope and Contents From the Collection: The collection consists of over two terabytes of digital images, made available to the University Libraries by the Myhren Art Gallery at the University of Denver for the purposes of long-term preservation and user access. Images are curated at the item level.
Dates: Majority of material found within 1925-1964
Abstract Isaac Victor, a violinist from Russia who was a patient at the Jewish Consumptives' Relief Society (JCRS), plays the violin. He was admitted for the first time in 1914 and was re-admitted in 1922 where he died. His patient numbers were 2859, 3912, 4537, and 6133 and this portrait was found inside his violin case. 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...
Dates: between 1914-1922
Abstract Photographic image of a violinist standing and performing in front of orchestra at University of Denver in 1999. Other members of the orchestra can be seen behind the violinist.
Male patient playing the violin for other patients in National Jewish Hospital for Consumptives, Denver, Colo., circa 1907
Abstract A male patient sits in a tent playing a violin while male and female sanatorium patients look on. The hospital was founded in 1899. In 1907, the name of the hospital changed to the National Asthma Center. It later became the Children's Asthma Research Institute and Hospital, National Jewish Hospital/National Asthma Center(1978), and National Jewish Center for Immunology and Respiratory Medicine(1985).
Dates: circa 1907
Abstract Riccarda McQuie, a professional violinist, was born in Chicago and moved to Colorado in 1918 to a homestead in the Colorado mountains with her mother. Reflects on her career playing the violin and teaching music students. McQuie discusses playing the violin on KOA radio station as an East High School student, traveling with the Orpheum Circuit, and her association with the Denver Symphony Orchestra (now known as the Colorado Symphony Orchestra).
Dates: Date Not Yet Determined
Abstract Scrapbook page from the Pepper Family containing two photographs. One photograph is a studio portrait of Jacob Pepper. One photograph is a portrait of Anna Pepper.
Dates: between 1930-1953