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Tuberculosis

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Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 11313 Collections and/or Records:

Torah Dedication Ceremony of the Jewish Consumptives' Relief Society, between 1920-1930

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Identifier: B063.03.0035.00058
Overview Torah Dedication Ceremony of the synagogue of the Jewish Consumptives' Relief Society (JCRS). Unidentified men and women are seated in the audience. 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 in Denver, Colorado. The sanatorium was located on West Colfax Avenue just outside of Denver.
Dates: between 1920-1930

Tuberculosis Patient Receiving Physical Therapy, 1961

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Identifier: B063.03.0003.00020
Overview A young girl receiving physical therapy at National Jewish Hospital in Denver, Colorado. The girl is recovering from tuberculosis which may have had a role in the difference of her leg lengths.
Dates: 1961

Twenty-second Annual Report of the Jewish Consumptives' Relief Society, 1926

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Identifier: B002.05.0199.0023.00001
Overview Report of the Jewish Consumptives' Relief Society (JCRS) annual operations and finances for the period beginning January 1, 1925, and ending December 31, 1925; Dr. Philip Hillkowitz was the Society's President, and C.D. Spivak the Secretary. Includes images of new buildings, a new 135-foot water tank, and statistical data about patients for 1925. Published as volume 20, number 3 (July, August, September 1926) of The Sanatorium.
Dates: 1926

Twin City Benevolent Society Bed Dedication at the Jewish Consumptives' Relief Society, after 1926

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Identifier: B063.03.0011.00028
Overview The Twin City Benevolent Society Bed Dedication Ceremony at the Jewish Consumptives' Relief Society (JCRS). Man in the center holds a plaque that says ''ENDOWED BY, THE TWIN CITY BENEVOLENT SOCIETY, ROCK ISLAND IL., 1920.'' 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 in Denver, Colorado. The sanatorium was located on West Colfax Avenue just outside of Denver.
Dates: after 1926

Two Notes Responding to C. Lipshutz's Letter, 1909 December 16

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Identifier: B002.01.0103.0121.00009
Overview Two notes that address C. Lipshutz’s letter regarding a check-up from Mrs. Perlman. The first note is handwritten and states the I. Perlman has been in his second stage of tuberculosis for a short time, but he is doing fairly well. The second note states that JCRS does not have anyone by the name of “Pine Perlman” but there is someone named Ike Perlman from Philadelphia and who was recommended by Chas Lipshutz. The note also states Perlman entered the sanatorium ten days ago.
Dates: 1909 December 16

Two telegram's, 1909 January 7-1909 January 8

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Identifier: B002.01.0100.0048.00008
Overview Two corressponding tegrams between M. Florea in New York City, New York, and C. D. Spivak in Denver, Colorado. The first telegram through "The Western Union Telegraph Company" writing to Spivak that Fannie Katz is in poor conditions and to bury Katz in the least expensive way possible. The second telegram through "Postal Telegraph Commercial Cables" responding to M. Florea's, stating that Fannie Katz's was buried at 11am on January 8, 1909.
Dates: 1909 January 7-1909 January 8

Two Unidentified Men Enter the Jewish Consumptives' Relief Society, between 1940-1965

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Identifier: B002.04.0342.0008.00001
Overview Two unidentified men walk into the front entrance of a building on the campus of the Jewish Consumptives' Relief Society (JCRS). A nurse holds open the door and one man holds a suitcase. 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 Colfax Avenue just outside of Denver.
Dates: between 1940-1965

Two Unidentified Men with Certificate, between 1940-1955

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Identifier: B002.04.0214.0001.00014
Overview Two unidentified men standing on a stage holding a certificate or plaque.
Dates: between 1940-1955

Typed Note in Regards to A. Markel, 1924 June 13

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Identifier: B002.01.0101.0110.00003
Overview Typed note that is in regards to A. [Abraham] Markel. It states of Markel after he was discharged from the JCRS Sanatorium. Markel worked for 10 years in the tailoring business and the last 5 years at a cigar making shop. Markel claims to have felt good since leaving the Institution in 1909. Note is unsigned but "F*B" is typed at the bottom.
Dates: 1924 June 13

Ultraviolet Radiation at the Jewish Consumptives' Relief Society, circa 1941

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Identifier: B063.03.0035.00061
Overview A female patient undergoing ultraviolet radiation at the Jewish Consumptives' Relief Society (JCRS).This treatment was used to kill tubercle bacilli germs. 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 in Denver, Colorado. The sanatorium was located on West Colfax Avenue just outside of Denver.
Dates: circa 1941