Document type: DU Image
Collection: Jewish Consumptives' Relief Society Records  
Title TEST Colorado Sunshine Helps in the Treatment of Tuberculosis
Collection Title Jewish Consumptives' Relief Society Records, Photographs
Date Created circa 1930
Description TEST Male patients receiving heliotherapy lay in beds pushed out on the verandahs of the Medical Building at the Jewish Consumptives' Relief Society (JCRS) for heliotherapy. 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. It was located on West Colfax Avenue just outside of Denver. The oversize print is mounted on cardboard 19.5 x 23.5 inches.
Subject - Topic Jews
Therapeutics, Cutaneous and external
Subject - Corporate Name Jewish Consumptives' Relief Society (U.S.)
Main Medical Building (Sanatorium, Colo.)
Subject - Genre Photographs
Subject - Geographic Colorado
Denver (Colo.)
Spivak (Colo.)
Physical Note Caption on matting continues: "Shown above are the Sun Porches of the Main Building for Men at the Sanatorium of the Jewish Consumptives' Relief Society of Denver, Colorado."
Current ID B002.04.0345.0003.00001
Publisher University of Denver
Place of publication Denver, Colorado
Type of Resource still image
Form Photomechanical prints
Extent 1 item, (photograph), 15 x 19 inches, black and white
Digital Origin Reformatted digital
Rights Statement Copyright restrictions may apply. User is responsible for all copyright compliance.
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