National Jewish Hospital for Consumptives (U.S.)
Found information from National Jewish Medical and Research Center, Nov. 15, 2001 (name changed 1997 to National Jewish Medical and Research Center; History of name changes: National Jewish Hospital (1899-1924--National Jewish Hospital for Consumptives; 1925-1964--National Jewish Hospital at Denver; 1965-1977--National Jewish Hospital and Research Center; after National Asthma Center merged with National Jewish, 1978-1985--National Jewish Hospital/National Asthma Center; 1986-1996--National Jewish Center for Immunology and Respiratory Medicine; 1997-2008 -- National Jewish Medical and Research Center; July 2008- National Jewish Health).
Found in 15 Collections and/or Records:
Overview Typed three-page letter on Sedler's Clothing House letterhead from Barnet Sedler in Pittsburg, Pennsylvania, to C.D. Spivak in Denver, Colorado. Sedler states that Spivak's letter of July 21st, informing him that his nephew, Louis Goldstein, has been admitted to his Sanitarium on the 17th, which he thanks him very much, as he hopes it may benefit him a great deal, or at least it will relieve him of some suffering, especially it will shelter him from the streets. Selder states that he suppose...
Dates: 1908 July 24
Overview Typed letter from C.D. Spivak. He addressed the letter as "To whom it may concern" and mentioned that Dave Yudelowitz was a patient at the National Jewish Hospital for Consumptives three years ago. Spivak continues to say that Yudelowitz has been suffering from asthma and cannot stand the cold climate in the Rocky Mountains. Spivak finishes the letter by mentioning that Yudelowitz was advised by his attending physicians to go to a warmer climate, like Los Angeles.
Dates: 1908 April 2
Overview Typed letter from C.D. Spivak in Denver, Colorado to Rabbi A.L. Messing in Fort Wayne, Indiana states that Ethel Tuberman spoke with C.D. Spivak and filed her application for admission to the Sanatorium. Letter states they will do their best to admit Ethel Tuberman as soon as possible but there is no certainty of date given the present conditiions in Denver. Letter notes that it will not be long but it would be best if she were provided with sufficient means for board and lodging when she...
Dates: 1909 October 20
Overview Typed letter on New Haven Lodge, No. 21 letterhead from M. Mendelsohn in New Haven, Connecticut, to The National Jewish Hospital for Consumptives in Denver, Colorado, stating that there was a man by name of Max Goldstein who died at the hospital this month, whose body was brought to this city for burial, and at the request of the widow, to inform him or her the cost of the death certificates from the Board of Health from Dr. Spivak's city, so they can notify the Grand Lodges of the different...
Dates: 1908 August 24
Overview Typed letter on Jewish Aid Society of Chicago letterhead from Miriam Kalisky in Chicago, Illinois to C.D. Spivak in Denver, Colorado requests to submit an application for Ethel Tuberman, who is currently in Denver, at the Sanatorium of the J.C.R.S. Letter states that Ethel Tuberman has no friends or relatives there and the case if far too advanced for the National Jewish Hospital for Consumptives. Letter requests her name be placed on the waiting list and that the sender be informed when there...
Dates: 1909 October 29
Overview Typed letter from Mrs. S. Pisko to Dr. Charles Spivak, unforming him that enclosed is a letter which was intended for him but received and opened by The National Jewish Hospital for Consumptives thinking it was intended for them. Letter is dated and signed.
Dates: 1912 February 26
Overview Typed letter on The National Jewish Hospital for Consumptives at Denver, Colo letterhead from S. Pisko to Jewish Consumptives' Relief Society, stating that enclosed please find letter which upon translation is believed to be intended for the recipient's institution, as they have no record of any patient of this name being an inmate of their institution. Letter is signed S. Pisko, Secretary, per B.B and signed B.B.
Dates: 1911 December 26
Overview Typed letter to "Mr. Abe. Kushneroff, National Jewish Hospital [for Consumptives]" from Dr. Spivak on letterhead that states, "THE JEWISH CONSUMPTIVES' RELIEF SOCIETY...SECRETARY'S OFFICE, 1421 COURT PLACE DENVER, COLO" dated "Jan. 9. 1909" [sic]. Dr. Spivak "extends...a cordial invitation" for A. Kushneroff to join the JCRS Sanatorium also saying that he should "present this letter...to our Superintendent...between the hours of 9 A.M. and 4 P.M." on a weekday [sic]. The letter is not signed...
Dates: 1909 January 09
Overview Typed letter to "Mr. Abr.[Abe] Kushneroff, c/o Nat'l. Jewish Hospital" in Denver, CO from Dr. Spivak dated "Dec. 9, 1908" [sic]. The letter states, "Kindly call on Mr. S. F. Disreally[Disraelly], 1652 Larimer St., to have your case investigated" [sic]. The letter is not signed but Secretary is typed at the bottom.
Dates: 1908 December 09
Overview Typed letter to A. Kushneroff "c/o Nat'l. Jewish Hospital for Consumptives" from Dr. Spivak on letterhead that states, "The Jewish Consumptives' Relief Society...OFFICE, 1421 COURT PLACE DENVER, COLO" dated "Nov. 28, 1908" [sic]. The letter states, by "request of Dr. M. Samfield...of the Jewish Consumptives' Relief Society of Memphis Tenn," I ask you to fill out the "herewith enclose[d]" application, and "ask permission of Dr. Collins" to come see me [Dr. Spivak] in my office for an examination...
Dates: 1908 November 28