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Product Catalog : Great Lives in Colorado History
Frances Wisebart Jacobs: Denver's Mother of Charities

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Code: 978-0-86541-154-8
Price: $8.95
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By Martha Biery

[About the Great Lives biography series]

Frances Wisebart Jacobs, 1843 1892, could not turn away from the desperately poor and ill consumptives in the streets of Denver. She helped start a free hospital that was initially named the Frances Jacobs Hospital. Today, we know it as National Jewish Hospital. She was also instrumental in creating a community charity that became the United Way.

Ages 8 to 10
Bilingual in English and Spanish
78 pages (English 38/Spanish 40)
Trim: 5" by 8"
Publication Date: 2013.


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