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Found in 11220 Collections and/or Records:
Overview Handwritten application for sponsorship with JCRS New York letterhead. "It reads Name: Michael Leckstein, Address: 276 Monroe St. N.Y. City, Age: 26 Years, Occupation: Taylor, Married: Yes, Nativity: Russia, Duration of Disease: 18 Months, Ever been to hospital or sanatorium: No, Member of Lodge or Society: No."
Dates: 1909 May 24
Overview Application for admittance filled out by hand for Mary Gordon and dated January 18, 1907. The front of the form is blank. The back of the form has sections titled "Report of Medical Examiner," which is blank. The middle section of the back has "Application No. 398. Application of Mary Gordon, Received January 18, 1907, Accepted January 18, 1907, Admitted January 18, 1907, Died July 21, 1908. Remarks: Buried Sect. L Lot 63.
Dates: 1907 January 18
Overview An art class that is part of the rehabilitation program of the Jewish Consumptives' Relief Society (JCRS) meets for a session. Male patients sit on folding chairs in a half circle around a male model wearing a robe, pajamas, slippers and hat. Max Lazarus, a German-Jewish artist, is pictured second from the left. Twenty-three charcoal drawings hang on the walls. The JCRS was a sanatorium for tuberculosis patients that was founded in 1904 by a group of immigrant Jewish workingmen along with the...
Dates: circa 1942
Overview Arthur Blair's handwritten application for admittance in ink to the JCRS. Includes information such as age (22), place of birth (San Antonio, Texas), and occupation (violinist). His nearest relative was his father, in San Antonio, Texas. On the backside it reads he was an emergency case, admitted on August 17, 1910, and died on September 27, 1910.
Dates: 1910 August 17
Overview Two newspaper articles and a copy of a telegram, all relating to Bert Acosta's TB treatment at JCRS. Also a copy of chapter 14 "Medicine, Public Health, amd Hospitals" from the 1948 book "Colorado and It's People."
Overview Application form of Asher Cooper for admission as a patient to the Jewish Consumptives' Relief Society. He was age 34 at the time of the application. He was born in Russia and immigrated to the United States in 1899. He lived in New York City, but contracted tuberculosis in Brockten Massachusetts. He had been sick for one year upon his arrival to Denver, Colorado. The verso of the application states he was admitted on November 14, 1910 and was discharged on May 24, 1911.
Dates: 1910 October 21