Guide to the Records of Jewish Hospital Association of Philadelphia, 1822, 1865-1948

*I-243

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Machine-readable finding aid created by Marvin Rusinek as MS Word document, March 21, 2006. Finding aid was encoded by Marvin Rusinek on October 1, 2009. Finding aid written in English.

Descriptive Summary

Creator:Jewish Hospital Association of Philadelphia
Title:Jewish Hospital Association of Philadelphia, records
Dates:1822, 1865-1948
Abstract:The collection consists of the Association's constitution, by-laws and regulations (1895, 1908), a History of the Jewish Hospital Association 1865-1915, detailed annual reports (1866-1948), a publication entitled: A mansion of mercy containing "an observation tour" through the Hospital (accompanied by photographs) as well as "annual reports for the years 1931-1935", a list of officers and standing committees (1922), invitations and programs including a program of the commencement exercises of the Nurses' Training School (1908).
Languages:The collection is in English.
Quantity: 1.5 linear feet (3 manuscript boxes)
Identification:I-243
Repository: American Jewish Historical Society
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Biographical Note

Jewish Hospital Association of Philadelphia incorporated 1865; merged into Albert Einstein Medical Center in 1951.

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Scope and Content Note

The collection consists of the Association's constitution, by-laws and regulations (1895, 1908), a History of the Jewish Hospital Association 1865-1915, detailed annual reports (1866-1948), a publication entitled: A mansion of mercy containing "an observation tour" through the Hospital (accompanied by photographs) as well as "annual reports for the years 1931-1935", a list of officers and standing committees (1922), invitations and programs including a program of the commencement exercises of the Nurses' Training School (1908).

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Arrangement

The colllection is organized into a single series.

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Access and Use

Access Restrictions

The collection is open to all researchers by permission of the Director of Library and Archives of the American Jewish Historical Society, except items that are restricted due to their fragility.

Use Restrictions

Information concerning the literary rights may be obtained from the Director of Library and Archives of the American Jewish Historical Society. Users must apply in writing for permission to quote, reproduce or otherwise publish manuscript materials found in this collection. For more information contact:
American Jewish Historical Society, Center for Jewish History, 15 West 16th Street, New York, NY, 10011
email: reference@ajhs.org

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Preferred Citation

Published citations should take the following form:
Identification of item, date (if known); Jewish Hospital Association of Philadelphia, records; I-243; box number; folder number; American Jewish Historical Society, Boston, MA and New York, NY.

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Container List

The following section contains a detailed listing of the materials in the collection.

 

Records of the Jewish Hospital Association of Philadelphia, 1822, 1865-1948

English.
Boxes 1-3.
BoxFolderTitleDate
1 1 The Jewish Hospital Association of Philadelphia – Constitution, By-Laws and Regulations 1895
1 2 The Jewish Hospital Association of Philadelphia, Constitution and By-Laws 1908
1 3 Reports of the Jewish Hospital Association 1866-1882
  

Advertisement for Excursion to Switchback and Glen Onoko, 1878

 
1 4 19th to 26th Annual Report of the Jewish Hospital Association of Philadelphia 1884-1891
1 5 27th-34th Annual Report of the Jewish Hospital Association of Philadelphia 1892-1899
1 6 35th to 38th Annual Report of the Jewish Hospital Association of Philadelphia, For the year ending April 30th, 1900-April 30th, 1903
BoxFolderTitleDate
2 1 39th to 43rd Annual Report of the Jewish Hospital Association of Philadelphia, For the year ending April 30th, 1904-May 31, 1908
2 2 44th to 47th Annual Report of the Jewish Hospital Association of Philadelphia, For the year ending April 30th, 1909-May 31, 1912
2 3 48th to 52nd Annual Report of the Jewish Hospital Association of Philadelphia, For the year ending April 30th, 1913-April 30th 1917
2 4 55th to 58th Annual Report of the Jewish Hospital Association of Philadelphia, For the Year Ending April 30th, 1920-April 30th 1923
BoxFolderTitleDate
3 1 Annual Report of the Jewish Hospital Association 1925-1943
3 2 The 70th Annual Report of the Jewish Hospital Association, Philadelphia April 30, 1935
3 3 The 79th Annual Report of the Jewish Hospital Association, Philadelphia April 30, 1944
3 4 The 80th Annual Report of the Jewish Hospital Association, Philadelphia April 30, 1945
3 5 The 81th Annual Report of the President of the Jewish Hospital Association, Philadelphia April 30, 1946
3 6 The 82nd Annual Report of the President of the Jewish Hospital Association, Philadelphia April 30, 1947
3 7 The 83rd Annual Report of the President of the Jewish Hospital Association, Philadelphia April 30, 1948
3 8 History of the Jewish Hospital Association of Philadelphia 1865-1915
  

Photographs from the History of the Jewish Hospital Association of Philadelphia, 1915

 
3 9 History of the Jewish Hospital Association of Philadelphia, Souvenir, Semi-Centennial Anniversary (3 copies) May 30, 1915
3 10 List of Officers and Standing Committees 1922
3 11 Invitations, Programs, etc. 1822, 1873, 1908, 1934
  

Pages from the Programme for the Dedication of the New Jewish Hospital and Home for the Aged and Infirm, 1873

 
3 12 “A Mansion of Mercy” 1931-1935
  

Pages from "A Mansion of Mercy", 1935

 
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