Mount Sinai Hospital (New York, N.Y.)
- Existence: 1866
Biographical / Historical
Mount Sinai Hospital was organized 1852 as Jew's Hospital in New York. It became Mount Sinai Hospital in 1866.
Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:
Abstract The Mount Sinai Hospital Records document efforts to establish a Jewish hospital in New York City and the subsequent founding and growth of that hospital, the Jews' Hospital in New York, later renamed Mount Sinai Hospital. The Mount Sinai Hospital became one of the largest teaching hospitals in the United States. Included in the collection are annual reports, clippings, minutes, invitations, pamphlets, programs, publications. Of special note are two folders of compiled memos written by Mount Sinai Hospital staff while serving overseas during World War Two.
Dates: 1851-1994; Majority of material found within 1870 - 1976
Abstract The New York Board of Rabbis is a cross-denominational Jewish organization for rabbis that seeks to foster fellowship, provide educational enrichment, and rise above theological differences to strengthen and defend the Jewish community advancing its’ educational, religious, and social values. The collection documents the governance of the Board and its activities in serving the Jewish community of New York and at large.
Dates: undated, 1881-2000; Majority of material found within 1948-2000