Montreal Jewish Consumptives' Relief Society
Found in B002.01.0100.0114.00049
Found in 12 Collections and/or Records:
Overview Typed letter from C.D. Spivak to Bishop Olmstead replying to his previous inquiry about the admission of William Stamp to the Jewish Consumptives' Relief Society. Spivak lets him know that he is happy to examine Stamp and then file an application for him. He finishes by saying that JCRS is none-sectarian. The letter is signed "C.D. Spivak, Secretary."
Dates: 1910 February 25
Overview Typed letter from C.D. Spivak to H. Schwatt. Spivak instructs Schwatt to send Fred Rosner’s personal belongings to his office by Friday morning because someone is going to call for them. He also tells Schwatt that the clothes can be thrown away since the party does not want them. Spivak explains that Mrs. A. Rosner authorized Mr. H. Liebmann to get her deceased husband’s belongings and send them to her.
Dates: 1912 June 25
Overview Typed letter from C.D. Spivak to J. Ginsburg in Los Angeles, California. Spivak says that he was glad to hear from Ginsburg. Spivak is also happy to know that judges understood the merit of Ginsburg's story, but Spivak cannot share the details of the story that won first prize from the judges.
Dates: 1912 August 14
Overview Typed letter from C.D. Spivak to Mrs. J.N. Lorber informing her that Rose Zeretzky gave birth to a girl at the Crittenton Home in Colorado. Spivak mentions that he cannot readmit her or the baby into the sanatorium. He asks Lorber if she was interested in adopting the baby. If she is not interested in adopting the baby, Spivak asks if Loreber can take care of the child until other arrangements are found. Spivak says that he has attempted to communicate with Mr. Nathan Zeretzky so that he can...
Dates: 1910 July 13
Overview Typed letter from C.D. Spivak to N.P. Levin asking him to admit Nathan Leib as an emergency patient. Spivak tells Levin that he received a note from Dr. E. Friedman which stated that Leib had a hemorrhage and was not receiving any attention at this boarding house. Spivak signs the letter “Secretary” at the bottom.
Dates: 1910 May 16
Overview Handwritten letter from J. Ginsburg to the Workingmen's Circle, Branch #18.
Dates: 1910 June 10
Overview Typed letter to "Rev. Dr. H. Abramowitz, Nat'l. Director, Jewish Consumptives' Relief Society, 17 Hutchinson [Hutchison] Street, Montreal, Canada" from Dr. Spivak dated "Sept. 22, 1909" [sic]. Dr. Spivak warns Dr. Abramowitz that Mrs. Madvinsky's general condition has not changed, but her lungs are better. He goes on to say it will do no use to keep Mrs. Madvinsky at the Sanatorium, and that she should reunite with her husband [Mr. Madvinsky] and children. The letter is not signed but Secretary...
Dates: 1909 September 22
Overview Typed letter to "Rev. H. Abramowitz, Nat'l. Director, Jewish Consumptives' Relief Society, 17 Hutchinson [Hutchison] St., Montreal, Cana." from Dr. Spivak dated "Dec. 9, 1908" [sic]. The letter is a response to Abramowitz asking for two patients to be admitted to JCRS. Dr. Spivak states the problem of overcrowding in the JCRS Sanatorium, and that new applicants must be able to afford board and lodging while awaiting admission. The letter is not signed but Secretary is typed at the bottom.
Dates: 1908 December 09
Overview A typed letter from Dr. Spivak to "Rev. Dr. H. Abramowitz, National Director, Jewish Cons. Relief Society, 17 Hutchinson Str. Montreal, Canada" regarding Mr. and Mrs. Madvinsky dated May 26/10 [sic]. Dr. Spivak shows concern in the letter because Mrs. Madvinsky has been separated from her husband due to problems with documents in Montreal. Dr. Spivak asks Dr. H. Abramowitz if he would see to it that her husband communicated with her at once. The letter is not signed but "Secretary" is typed at...
Dates: 1910 May 26
Overview Typed letter to Dr. H. Abramowitz, National Director of the "Jewish Cons. Relief Society, 17 Hutchinson Street, Montreal, Canada" from Dr. Spivak dated May 12/10 [sic]. In the letter, Dr. Spivak informs H. Abramowitz that Mrs. Madvinsky is doing well and will stay with the Sanatorium of the J.C.R.S. until her husband, Mr. Madvinsky, arrives. The letter is not signed but "Secretary" is typed on the bottom.
Dates: 1910 May 12