Tuberculosis in children
Found in 30 Collections and/or Records:
Letter from the JCRS Secretary informing Ida of her acceptance into the JCRS for treatment.
Bill for the burial expenses of Joseph Winkeler, totalling $46.50.
Bill for undertaking expenses for Joseph Winkler, totaling $20. Date is inferred.
Mrs. Fannie E. Lorber was one of the founders of the Denver Sheltering Home, which opened in 1908. She is shoveling dirt for a groundbreaking of the Lorber Building, with many men and women looking on. From right to left is Arthur J. Kirschstein, Sam Robinson, Tillye Levy, William Cohen, David Harem, Fannie Lorber with shovel, and Sam Grimes. The Sheltering Home began as a home for the children of tubercular patients who came to the sanitoriums in Denver, Colo.
Application for admittance to JCRS type written for Ida Malbin and dated August 3, 1916. Information on the form includes her age, birth place, residence, nearest relatives, and signed by Ida Malbin. The back of the form has information in Hebrew. The middle section of the back is filled out by hand in ink. It reads, "Application No. 3704, Case #2594, Ida Malbin's address, Date of Admission August 9, 1916, Left October 27, 1916."
JCRS Patient File #3704 Ida Malbin. Folder contains application and correspondence. After release from the sanatorium patient went to the Denver Sheltering Home.
Two young men stand on either side of garden foliage in the garden of the National Jewish Hospital for Consumptives, Denver, Colo., 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).
Typed letter from C.D. Spivak to D. Polinsky informing him that his brother, Philip Polinsky was invited for admission to the Jewish Consumptives' Relief Society. Spivak trusts that Polinsky's stay at JCRS will be beneficial for his health. He signs the letter "Secretary" at the bottom.
Typed letter from C.D. Spivak to F.E. Shapiro, informing her that Isaac Morris, Jacob Levitt, and Leon Mussof were all invited for admission to the Jewish Consumptives' Relief Society. He signs the letter "Secretary" at the bottom.
Typed letter from C.D. Spivak to Dr. J.B. Fish asking him to admit Mr. Seidner to the Jewish Consumptives' Relief Society as an emergency case. Spivak informs him that the patient is suffering from hemorrhage of his lungs for the last three days. He also says that he personally investigated the case. He signs the letter "Secretary" at the bottom. Although Spivak names a “Mr. Seidner” the letter is in Alexander Zeitlin’s file.