Document type: DU Image
Collection: National Asthma Center Records  
 
Title Boys Form a Pyramid at the Jewish National Home for Asthmatic Children in Denver
Collection Title National Asthma Center Records, Photographs
Date Created circa 1953
Description A group of boys form a pyramid outside the Jewish National Home for Asthmatic Children in Denver. The Jewish National Home for Asthmatic Children in Denver's began in 1907 as the Denver Sheltering Home for Jewish Children, which was a refuge for lower-income children whose parents were being treated for tuberculosis, or had passed away from tuberculosis. In 1928 the institution changed names to the National Home for Jewish Children in Denver. In 1953, the name changed to the Jewish National Home for Asthmatic Children at Denver and the institution became a treatment center for children with asthma.
Subject - Topic Hospitals
Group homes for children
Children
Asthma
Asthmatics
Boys
Subject - Corporate Name Jewish National Home for Asthmatic Children in Denver
Subject - Genre Photographs
Group portraits
Subject - Geographic Colorado
Denver (Colo.)
Colfax Avenue (Denver, Colo.)
Physical Note On back of photograph: "Would you believe it? A Few months ago they were gasping for air! Let's help care for them - and make room for more. Please return this snap. I want to keep it moving. Thanks-"
Current ID B089.12.0020.0025.00002
Publisher University of Denver
Place of publication Denver, Colorado
Type of Resource still image
Form Photographic prints
Extent 1 item, (photograph), 3.25 x 4 inches, black and white
Rights Statement Copyright restrictions may apply. User is responsible for all copyright compliance.
Handle http://hdl.handle.net/10176/codu:54992
 
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