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Oral histories

 Subject
Subject Source: Library of Congress Genre/Form Terms

Found in 20 Collections and/or Records:

Audio-Visual Descriptions, 1998, 2007

 File
Identifier: B353.09.0002.0013
Overview Notes on AMC tapes, what footage is at what time, etc. Tape transcript of interview with Dan Spivak.

Box 35, 1978-1980

 File — Box B098.08.0035: Series B098.08; Series B098.09; Series B098.10; Series B098.11; Series B098.16 [U186023253020]
Identifier: B098.08.0035
Overview Copies of Beck Archives oral histories: Jewish Consumptives' Relief Society.

Box 35, 1978-1979

 File — Box B098.08.0035: Series B098.08; Series B098.09; Series B098.10; Series B098.11; Series B098.16 [U186023253020]
Identifier: B098.09.0035
Overview Copies of Beck Archives oral histories: Jewish Consumptives' Relief Society.

Box 35, 1978-1980

 File — Box B098.08.0035: Series B098.08; Series B098.09; Series B098.10; Series B098.11; Series B098.16 [U186023253020]
Identifier: B098.10.0035
Overview Copies of Beck Archives oral histories: Jewish Consumptives' Relief Society.

Box 35, 1978-1980

 File — Box B098.08.0035: Series B098.08; Series B098.09; Series B098.10; Series B098.11; Series B098.16 [U186023253020]
Identifier: B098.11.0035
Overview Copies of Beck Archives oral histories: Jewish Consumptives' Relief Society.

Excerpts from Oral History Interview with Ben and Bess Glass (for Slide Show), 1978 October

 Item
Identifier: B098.01.0003.00049
Overview "Ben and Bessie Glass, a couple who met while young patients of the Jewish Consumptives' Relief Society (JCRS) in the 1930s, recount their memories of living at the institution while recovering from tuberculosis. They discuss the somewhat unsuccessful attempts of the staff to segregate the younger boys and girls who were patients there. They also describe the institution's efforts to provide rehabilitation in all aspects of the patients' lives, for example by providing the opportunity to work...

Oral History Interview with Ben and Bessie Glass, 1978 October 22-1979 August 1

 Item
Identifier: B098.08.0009.00001
Overview Ben and Bessie Glass both came to the Jewish Consumptives' Relief Society (JCRS) as patients in 1928. Bessie Glass was treated for six years. They met in the hospital and married in 1931. Ben Glass was a printer at the JCRS bindery from 1928 through 1978. They discuss how the JCRS was like a large family of young adults from all over the country and talk about what life was like at the JCRS. They also talk about the transition from JCRS to AMC Cancer Center.

Oral History Interview with Ben Blumberg, 1977 November 18

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Identifier: B098.05.0008.00003
Overview Topics covered: Family history, life in Denver, working for the Rocky Mountain News and starting the West End Press; B'nai B'rith and several other organizations: JCC, JCRS, Rose Medical Center, Allied Jewish Federation. Index in file B098.18.0022.0008.

Oral History Interview with Bessie Katchen, 1978 July 15

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Identifier: B098.01.0002.00037
Overview Bessie (Mrs. William) Katchen recounts her life in a Russian village and her emigration to America, alone at the age of 14. She settled in Boston, Mass. and worked in poor conditions in a shoe factory. She talks about coming to Denver, Colo. and her life in early Denver. She also discusses the Jewish Consumptives' Relief Society where her uncle was a patient. She married William Katchen and after World War I became a citizen so she could bring her mother to the United States. She also talks...

Oral History Interview with Deena Spivak Strauss, 1982 March 13

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Identifier: B098.01.0004.00090
Overview Deena Spivak Strauss discusses her early life and her father Dr. Charles Spivak, a founder, medical advisor, and executive secretary of the Jewish Consumptives' Relief Society (JCRS). She also talks about the Jewish Consumptives' Relief Society and her travels as a field worker for JCRS.