Document type: DU Image
Collection: Jewish Consumptives' Relief Society Records  
Title Early Gate at the Jewish Consumptives' Relief Society
Collection Title Jewish Consumptives' Relief Society Records, Photographs
Date Created between 1904-1917
Creator(s) Mile High Photo Co.
Description Entrance gate at the Jewish Consumptives' Relief Society (JCRS). 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.
Subject - Topic Jews
Subject - Corporate Name Jewish Consumptives' Relief Society (U.S.)
Subject - Genre Photographs
Subject - Geographic Colorado
Denver (Colo.)
Colfax Avenue (Denver, Colo.)
Edgewater (Colo.)
Sanatorium (Colo.)
Physical Note Sign above the crossbar announces "The Sanatorium of the Jewish Consumptive's Relief Society" flanked by the Society's motto from the Talmud in English and Hebrew, "He who saves a single life is considered as if he preserved the whole world." Inked on negative (appears in white on print) "Mile High Photo Co., Denver."
Current ID B002.04.0216.0001.00001
Publisher University of Denver
Place of publication Denver, Colorado
Type of Resource still image
Form Photographic prints
Extent 1 item, (photograph), 8 x 10 inches, black and white
Rights Statement Copyright restrictions may apply. User is responsible for all copyright compliance.
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