Document type: DU Image
Collection: Beck Archives Photograph Collection  
Title Sheep Being Fed by a Nurse at the Jewish Consumptives' Relief Society
Collection Title Beck Archives Photograph Collection, Health Care and Philanthropy
Date Created circa 1947
Description A ram named "Fag," which belongs to the Jewish Consumptives' Relief Society (JCRS), appearing to be fed by a nurse. 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. This photograph has been manipulated by the photographer and is made up of several separate images that have been combined into one.
Subject - Topic Jews
Subject - Corporate Name Jewish Consumptives' Relief Society (U.S.)
Subject - Genre Photographs
Manipulated photographs
Composite photographs
Paste-up (Printing)
Subject - Geographic Colorado
Denver (Colo.)
Colfax Avenue (Denver, Colo.)
Physical Note Handwritten on envelope: "#455 JCRS Farm". On back of photograph: "#455 JCRS "Fag" Ram being fed by nurse 1947".
Current ID B063.03.0035.00011
Legacy ID 455
Publisher University of Denver
Place of publication Denver, Colorado
Type of Resource still image
Form Photographic prints
Extent 1 item, (photograph), 10 x 8 inches, black and white
Rights Statement Copyright restrictions may apply. User is responsible for all copyright compliance.
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