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Jewish Consumptives' Relief Society (Memphis, Tenn.)

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Memphis-area Jewish Consumptives' Relief Society.
Sources Found in B002.01.0100.0107.00002

Found in 8 Collections and/or Records:

Letter to A. Kushneroff from Dr. Spivak, 1908 November 28

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Identifier: B002.01.0100.0107.00027
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...

Letter to M. Samfield from Dr. Spivak, 1909 June 14

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Identifier: B002.01.0100.0107.00002
Overview Typed letter to "Dr. M. Samfield, National Director, Jewish Consumptives' Relief Society, Memphis, Tenn" from Dr. Spivak dated "June 14, 1909" [sic]. The letter acknowledges the receipt sent to Dr. Spivak, enclosing a check for $22.35 in payment of the money advanced to A. Kushneroff. Dr. Spivak also asks how A. Kushneroff is doing, as he has written to him but has not heard from him. The letter is not signed but Secretary is typed at the bottom.

Letter to M. Samfield from Dr. Spivak, 1909 May 24

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Identifier: B002.01.0100.0107.00004
Overview Typed letter to "Rev. Dr. M. Samfield, Pres., United Hebrew Relief Society [Association]...J.C.R.S....Memphis, Tenn" from Dr. Spivak dated "May 24. 1909" [sic]. The letter informs M. Samfield that JCRS purchased a ticket for A. Kushneroff's trip to Memphis from Denver. Also, the letter states, "the cost of the railroad fare was 22.35, which I [Spivak] advanced" [sic]. The letter is not signed but Secretary is typed at the bottom.

Letter to M. Samfield from Dr. Spivak, 1909 March 17

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Identifier: B002.01.0100.0107.00011
Overview Typed letter to "Rev. Dr. M. Samfield Nat'l. Dir." of the JCRS in Memphis, TN from Dr. Spivak dated "Mar. 17, 1909" [sic]. The letter informs M. Samfield that as per request, A. Kushneroff's stay at the Sanatorium has been extended to April 15th, though "[h]e simply takes up room in the Sanatorium" that should be reserved for someone who is truly suffering [sic]. Furthermore, the letter notes that A. Kushneroff has chronic pleurisy, and that this problem "would not interfere with his working;"...

Letter to M. Samfield from Dr. Spivak, 1909 March 05

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Identifier: B002.01.0100.0107.00015
Overview Typed letter to "Rev. Dr. M. Samfield, Nat'l. Director, Jewish Consumptives' Relief Society, 218 Adams Str., Memphis, Tenn" from Dr. Spivak dated "Mar. 5, 1909" [sic]. The letter informs M. Samfield that JCRS tried to contact him on February 10th about A. Kushneroff's condition. Since JCRS has not heard from Dr. Samfield, they decided to write to Mr. Kunhneroff [Kushneroff]; notifing him that his stay at the Sanatorium "will terminate Mar 15th, 1909" [sic]. The letter is not signed but...

Letter to M. Samfield from Dr. Spivak, 1909 February 10

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Identifier: B002.01.0100.0107.00017
Overview Typed letter to "Rev. Dr. M. Samfield...Jewish Consumptives' Relief Society...Memphis, Tenn" from Dr. Spivak dated "Feb. 10. 1909" [sic]. The letter explains that A. Kushneroff is doing better and that he is okay to be released, but JCRS will not discharge him without hearing from M. Samfield first. The letter is not signed but Secretary is typed at the bottom.

Letter to M. Samfield from Dr. Spivak, 1909 January 09

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Identifier: B002.01.0100.0107.00020
Overview Typed letter to "Rabbi D. M. Samfield...United Hebrew Relief Assn....J.C.R.S., Memphis, Tenn" from Dr. Spivak dated "Jan. 9. 1909" [sic]. Dr. Spivak is happy to inform M. Samfield that "a place" has been made, and A. Kushneroff now is "invited...to come to the [JCRS] Sanatorium" in Edgewater so that he may improve his health [sic]. The letter is not signed but Secretary is typed at the bottom.

Letter to M. Samfield from Dr. Spivak, 1908 November 28

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Identifier: B002.01.0100.0107.00025
Overview Typed letter to "Rev. Dr. M. Samfield, Pres., United Heb. Relief Ass'...J.C.R.S., Mamphis[Memphis], Tenn" from Dr. Spivak dated "Nov. 28, 1908" [sic]. Dr. Spivak informs M. Samfield that he has sent a blank application for A. Kushneroff to fill out, and that there is currently no vacancies in the JCRS Sanatorium. Dr. Spivak notes that JCRS is doing their best to open a spot for A. Kushneroff, but "the circulation of patients is a very slow one" and Kushneroff will be admitted as "soon as...