Document type: DU Image
Collection: Jewish Consumptives' Relief Society Records  
 
Title Exterior View of the Texas Building with Tents at the Jewish Consumptives' Relief Society
Collection Title Jewish Consumptives' Relief Society Records, Photographs
Date Created between 1950-1970
Description The Texas Building on the campus of the American Medical Center, which was formerly the Jewish Consumptives' Relief Society (JCRS). Some of the original tent cottages are visible in front of the building, while the Rocky Mountains are seen in the background. 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.
Subject - Topic Jews
Sanatoriums
Hospitals
Tuberculosis
Cancer
Buildings
Tents
Subject - Corporate Name Jewish Consumptives' Relief Society (U.S.)
American Medical Center (Denver, Colo.)
Texas Pavilion for Women (Spivak, Colo.)
Subject - Genre Photographs
Aerial photographs
Exterior views
Subject - Geographic Colorado
Denver (Colo.)
Spivak (Colo.)
Colfax Avenue (Denver, Colo.)
Current ID B002.04.0216.0007.00001
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.
Handle http://hdl.handle.net/10176/codu:57268
 
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