Jewish Consumptives' Relief Society (U.S.)
Found in 138 Collections and/or Records:
File — Box: B002.04.0370
Overview The Mt. Pleasant branch of Cleveland and Denver Consumptive Aid Society poster with 15 headshots of women. Poster of the Saint Louis Ladies' Auxilary J.C.R.S. of Denver, 21st anniversary, December 10, 1928.
Dates: between 1910-1928
Overview Typed copy of a letter from D.J. Zinner in Cleveland, Ohio, to C.D. Spivak in Denver, Colorado, stating that he has received a letter from Louis Twerski who is a member of the Philadelphia Lodge and that he will be discharged from the JCRS Sanatorium on January 1st. Zinner is requesting for Spivak to allow Twerski to extend his stay at the Sanatorium until arrangements are made for him after he leaves. Letter was signed by "D.J. Zinner."
Dates: 1909 December 3
Overview Copy of typed letter from C.D. Spivak in Denver, Colorado, to Mr. A.S. Newman, Secretary of Hebrew Relief Society in Cleveland, Ohio. Letter states that in regards to Mr. Greenstein, who claims that he was recently discharged from the Sanatorium of the Jewish Consumptives' Relief Society and applied for assistance, will say that they have had a great deal of trouble from this man. Spivak states that he considers him a schnorer from schnorerland. Letter states that they have received a similar...
Dates: 1909 October 18
Overview Copy of letter from H. Schwatt in Edgewater, Colorado to Sam Lockman in Cleveland, Ohio informs that Dr. Spivak requests Schwatt answer Lockman's inquiry about his wife Ethel Lockman. Informs that Ethel Lockman has not improved since she entered the Sanatorium even though the doctors have done everything possible to help her. Informs that perhaps Colorado climate is too high for her and perhaps she would feel better if she returns to Cleveland. Schwatt informs that the Sanatorium will continue...
Overview Envelope addressed in ink to the JCRS in Denver, Colorado, from S.H. Littman in Cleveland, Ohio. It is stationary from "Gotthold Ephraim Lessing Lodge No. 37, I.O.B.A., Cleveland, Ohio". On the back is a stamp from Denver that states the letter arrived on September 9, 1909.
Dates: 1909 September 8
Overview Application for admission to JCRS filled out by hand in ink for Ethel Lockman. Information on the form includes her age, birth place, occupation, residence, marital status, children's ages, nearest relatives, and signed in Yiddish [archivist infers the signature is of Ethel Lockman]. At the bottom of the page, the section "Recommendation," is left blank. The back of the form has section entitled "Report of Medical Examiner," which is left blank. The middle section of the back is a form filled...
Dates: 1910 July 15-1911 February 14
Overview Typed excerpt from letter of G. Laufman, Sept. 23/10 Cleveland, Ohio, in which he appeals and asks for Bessie Fechter to stay in the sanatorium for there is no one to help her out and she is penniless. He asks for her to stay there longer. Excerpt is unsigned.
Dates: 1910 September 23
Overview Typed letter from C.D. Spivak in Denver, Colorado to Rabbi Samuel Margolies in Cleveland, Ohio informs that Mr. David Gordon, in whose welfare Spivak knows Samuel Margolies is interested in, has been invited to enter the Sanatorium of JCRS to regain his health. Letter is unsigned but "Secretary" is typed at the bottom.
Dates: 1909 April 16
Overview Handwritten letter in ink from Mrs. M. Frisch in Cleveland, Ohio, to the JCRS in Denver, Colorado, thanking the gentlemen for admitting her daughter, Rickey Frisch, into the Sanatorium. Letter is signed in ink "Mrs. M. Frisch".
Dates: 1909 November 8
Overview Typed letter from Dr. Spivak to A.S. Newman, stating he was in Waco, Texas and could only send their check to Nettie Kahn at the present time. Letter is unsigned but "Secretary" is typed at bottom.
Dates: 1912 April 30