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Berg_Mosaic.jpg
In this early and smaller work, Harold Berg honors the memory of his deceased brother Alfred who was also a surgeon. For many years this mosaic hung in an operating room at Jewish Hospital. It now resides in the lobby of Louisville’s Jewish Heritage…

copy of lord bindith.jpg
Image of a tile mosaic by Harold Berg designed for Jewish Hospital’s Wheeler Tower, which opened in 1973. It pairs scenes of pharmacy and surgery with a comfort promised to the Jewish people in the book of Isaiah: the healing powers of a…

JH Murals Maimonides.jpg
Mosaic created by Harold Berg for Jewish Hospital's 75th anniversary celebration. The mosaic features a quotation from Maimonides’ Prayer from the 12th century.

1918 Bernheim letter 1_BF_J59_297.jpg
Letter from Bernard Bernheim to the Board of Directors of Jewish Hospital responding to a decision to keep the Jewish Hospital name. Bernheim contributed $100,000 for an addition to Jewish Hospital on the condition that they rename the hospital…

1905 cornerstone laying.tif
A group gathers to lay the cornerstone of the original Jewish Hospital.

1905 directors and rabbis.tif
Photograph of the original board of directors and rabbis who oversaw the dedication and creation of Jewish Hospital.

1926 news article 1.jpg
News clippings from the 75th Anniversary scrapbook describing efforts to avoid closing the Jewish Hospital

1932 hospital rates_BF_J59_308 - Copy.jpg
Rates of service at Jewish Hospital.

1955 future pamphlet city within a city_BF_J59_4.jpg
This graphic and text are from a Jewish Hospital expansion fund pamphlet. Provides examples of the amount of labor needed to run a hospital.

1967 surgical techs color_BF_J59_143.jpg
Image from the Jewish Hospital periodical Micro Scoop of surgical technicians in training.
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