Jewish Consumptives' Relief Society (U.S.)
Found in 237 Collections and/or Records:
Overview Copy of receipt created by JCRS from Whitehead and Meyer detailing the cost of burial equipment and two first class railroad tickets from Denver, Colorado to New York. Each ticket costs $40.60 for a total of $81.20. There is a casket, embalming service, and shipping box included on the receipt. The total for all items amounts to $156.20
Dates: 1910 August 1
Overview Copy of a receipt from Golden Hill Cemetery detailing the cost of Hyman Diamond's burial. Items charged on the bill include a hearse, grave, digging, undertaker, Bal Misaskim, and Tachrichem. The total of the bill comes to $31.50. The block and grave numbers are listed on the receipt as well.
Dates: 1911 March 7
Overview Copy of a receipt from Golden Hill Cemetery detailing the cost of Sam Barsky's burial. Items charged on the bill include a hearse, grave, digging, undertaker, Bal Misaskim, and Tachrichem. The total of the bill comes to $31.50. The block and grave numbers are listed on the receipt as well.
Dates: 1911 June 11
Overview Copy of the receipt for the burial of David Rubin at Rose Hill Cemetery. The receipt is made out to JCRS. The receipt notes Rubin's block number, as well as the expenses for the burial service. The services included a hearse, grave, digging, coffin, Bal Misaskim, and the Tachrichem which came to a total of $31.50.
Dates: 1910 March 29
Overview Death certificate of Simon Wasserstein from the state of Colorado. Information on the form includes age, sex, date of birth, marital status, birthplace, occupation, information on relatives, date of death which is "Jan 6th, 1909," Cause of death listed as Pulmonary tuberculosis, signed by J. B. Fish January 6, 1909 in Edgewater, Colorado. States filed January 11, 1909 by J. L. Davidson. Place of burial listed as "Rose Hill Cemetary," date of burial was January 8, 1909. The back of the form...
Dates: 1909 January 6
Overview Excerpt of letter from Miriam Kalisky to JCRS. She apologizes for sending Jennie Goodman to Denver. She admits that she knew nothing about her condition besides the information that was given to her from physicians in Chicago who said it was Goodman's only salvation to better health.
Dates: 1910 April 19
Overview Copy of an invoice detailing the cost of Anna Hornstein's burial. Items charged on the bill include a hearse, grave, digging, undertaker, Bal Misaskim, and Tachrichem. The total of the bill comes to $33.50.
Dates: 1910 November 15
Overview Handwritten letter from Annie Jusskowitz to C.D. Spivak. She kindly requests a favor from Spivak to send over her husband's belongings such as his clothes and money left by him upon his death at JCRS. In a postscript she also asks if Spivak can provide her with the address of the man who delivered Emil Jusskowitz's body because he lives in Brooklyn, New York.
Dates: 1910 August 8
Overview Handwritten letter from Anna Levinson to C.D. Spivak regarding Catherine Queen’s death. Levinson asks for the details of Mrs. Queen’s death as well as her death certificate. She also informs Spivak that she has possession of Mrs. Queen’s insurance policy which comprised the entirety of Queen’s estate. She hopes she is not asking for too much from Spivak and signs the letter, “Anna Levinson” at the bottom.
Dates: 1911 October 13
Overview Handwritten letter from A. Levinson to C.D. Spivak. Levinson asked Spivak to kindly forward the requested death certificate. She told him that there was a money order for $2.00 enclosed in the letter as well. Levinson also informed Spivak that Mrs. Queen listed Spivak as an executor on her will and Levinson wanted to know what steps Spivak had taken towards her estate. She hoped that she was not asking for too much from Spivak and signed the letter, “Anna Levinson” at the bottom.
Dates: 1911 October 31