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Asthma -- Treatment

Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 25 Collections and/or Records:

Bernard S. Fellner Digital Essays

Identifier: B423
Abstract Bernard S. Fellner wrote “The Confessions and Convictions of a Conscientious CFO” about his nearly 18 years as the chief financial officer of National Jewish Hospital from 1980-1997. He helped make NJH solvent during the transition of National Jewish Hospital from inpatient to outpatient treatment of asthma. National Jewish Hospital began as a tuberculosis sanitorium and was free to all patients. When Bernard Fellner arrived in 1980, NJH had only recently begun to charge for treatment and...
Dates: Other: February 2020

Box 6, 1961

 File — Box B005.01.0006: Series B005.01 [Barcode: U186020746333]
Identifier: B005.01.0006

Correspondence regarding Philip Houtz, Exective Director of National Jewish Hospital, letters K-M

Dates: 1961

Box 216 (Annual Dinners), 1949-1989

 File — Box B005.06.0216: Series B005.06 [Barcode: U186020757017]
Identifier: B005.06.0216

Annual Dinner Journals, invitations and dinner related materials; audio reel of 1974 Diamond Jubilee Dinner honoring trustees

Dates: 1949-1989

Box 306, 1980-2008

 File — Box B005.05.0306: Series B005.05 [Barcode: U186023257723]
Identifier: B005.05.0306
Scope and Contents From the Collection:

The collection includes annual reports, correspondence, limited patient records, meeting minutes, financial statements, reports, scrapbooks, photographs, sound discs, and objects from 1899 to 2009. The items reveal patient demographics and characteristics as well as detailed information regarding the early treatment of tuberculosis.

Dates: 1980-2008

CARIH: Children of November, 1972

Identifier: B229.01.0008.0005

Color film, Children of November, depicting the role of the Children's Asthma Research Institute and Hospital (CARIH) in the care of asthmatic children, as well as in the search for an asthma cure. Closing credits names Sandra Gainsforth and R. Roger Harkins as associate producers. Film written by John Crowley, narrated by Lorne Green, produced and directed by Robert H. Maxwell.

Dates: 1972

Fannie Eller Lorber Papers

Identifier: B272
Abstract Fannie Eller was born in Geishen, Russia, in 1881. She and her family immigrated to America when Fannie was a teenager and moved to the West Colfax area of Denver in 1896. She married Jacob Lorber and became interested in the plight of "tb orphans." In 1907, Fannie Lorber, Bessie Willems, and some other eastern European women founded the Denver Sheltering Home for Jewish Children to care for children of Jewish tb patients at the National Jewish Hospital for Consumptives and at the Jewish...
Dates: 1920-2006

Heritage of Hope, undated

Identifier: B229.01.0005.0002

Narrated color film depicting asthma and the treatment of asthma at the Jewish National Home for Asthmatic Children (JNHAC). The closing credits inform the film is produced in conjunction with the University of Denver Communications Center.

Dates: undated

Jewish National Home for Asthmatic Children, 1973

Identifier: B229.01.0020.00001

Silent black and white film depicting a day at the Jewish National Home for Asthmatic Children in Denver, Colorado. Footage depicts daily life at the home, including treatment, play, and chores.

Dates: 1973

JNHAC Campus Scenes, 1940-1949

Identifier: B229.01.0033.0003

Silent black and white film depicting scenes from the Jewish National Home for Asthmatic Children in the 1940s. Depicts children performing chores, dancing, reading, and other daily activities. Some fading at very end of footage.

Dates: 1940-1949

JNHAC Convention and Swimming Scenes at Town Club, undated

Identifier: B229.01.0033.0004

Silent color film containing scenes depicting Jewish National Home for Asthmatic Children convention, as well as swimmers at an outdoor swimming pool.

Dates: undated