Jewish Consumptives' Relief Society (U.S.)
Found in 69 Collections and/or Records:
Overview Handwritten letter from Louis Smith in Hillsboro, Illinois to the Isidore Hurwitz Library in Edgewater, Colorado informs that Louis Smith receied a letter which he had sent to his brother, Isaac Smith. The letter was returned with a note on the envelope that read "return to sender party deceased." Louis Smith writes to express his surprise that no one at the institution notified him about the death of his brother. Smith requests information regarding when Isaac Smith's death occurred and where...
Dates: 1911 February 16
Overview Typed letter from Miriam Kalisky, Superintendent of Jewish Aid Society of Chicago in Chicago, Illinois to C.D. Spivak in Denver, Colorado informs that Kalisky has received a letter addressed to Hart, Schaffner, and Marx of Chicago from Joseph Klein who is a patient at the JCRS. Informs that Klein states he needs financial aid and requests information about the man or what he desires money for. Kalisky informs that if Klein is a patient at JCRS Sanatorium, he cannot understand why the man...
Dates: 1910 September 16
Overview Typed letter from Mirium Kalisky in Chicago, Illinois to C.D. Spivak in Denver, Colorado informs that Kalisky previously wrote about Morris Smith, living in Denver. Informs that friends sent Smith to Denver and those friends are anxious to hear that he has been admitted to the JCRS Sanatorium. Kalisky requests information about the case and whether it is possible to admit Smith and how soon that might happen. Letter is signed in black ink by Miriam Kalisky.
Dates: 1910 August 6
Overview Typed letter from Miriam Kalisky, superintendent of the Jewish Aid Society of Chicago in Chicago Illinois to C.D. Spivak in Edgewater, Colorado informs that Morris Smith, 25 years old, has advanced tuberculosis and went to Denver of his own accord. Informs that friends of Smith are asking Kalisky to write Spivak to admit Smith to the Sanatorium of JCRS when there is a vacancy. Kalisky informs that Smith's address is 1576 Boulevard F, Denver, colorado. Letter is signed by Miriam Kalisky.
Dates: 1910 July 22
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 on Jewish Aid Society of Chicago letterhead from Miriam Kalisky in Chicago, Illinois to C.D. Spivak in Denver Colorado states that due to present conditions in Russia the Jewish Aid Society of Chicago is not sending anyone back there. Letter requests that J.C.R.S. keep Ethel Tuberman as long as possible and when she must be discharged, asks that she be returned to Chicago where they will take care of her as best they can. Letter is assigned "Miriam Kalisky, Supt."
Dates: 1910 June 17
Overview Typed letter on Jewish Aid Society of Chicago letterhead from Miriam Kalisky in Chicago, Illinois to C.D. Spivak in Denver, Colorado thanks C.D. Spivak for his cooperation in a matter and previous letter regarding Ethel Tuberman. Letter is signed "Miriam Kalisky, Asst. Superintendent".
Dates: 1909 November 14
Overview Typed letter on Jewish Aid Society of Chicago letterhead from Miriam Kalisky in Chicago, Illinois to Ethel Tuberman in Edgewater, Colorado states that Miriam Kalisky has spoken with the President of her organization and the decision was made to provide transportation to Russia for Ethel Tuberman. Letter states that Ms. Tuberman should inform Miriam Kalisky when she will arrive in Chicago and a ticket will be ready for her. Letter is signed "Miriam Kalisky, Superintendent".
Dates: 1910 June 23
Overview Handwritten letter from "Wm Levy" [M. Levy] in Chicago, Illinois to Sam Schwartzberg in Chicago, Illinois informs that Levy has been away from Chicago for five weeks and informs that he has lost the assessment bill from June so requests Schwartzberg send a duplicate and Levy will send the right amount of money. Informs that Levy has enclosed a doctor's certificate for "Meyer Smith" [archivist assumes this is Morris Smith] which provides the recommends Smith go to Denver, Colorado. Levy informs...
Dates: 1910 July 3
Overview Handwritten two-page letter in ink on The Jewish Consumptives' Relief Society of Chicago letterhead from Pauline P. Aren in Chicago, Illinois, to Dr. C.D. Spivak in Denver, Colorado, appealing on behalf of a patient, Mollie Cohen, who was in the Sanitorium of the Jewish Consumptives' Relief Society in Chicago until she left of her own accord and moved to Denver in hopes the climate would be better suited to her health. Letter states that they have been advised that Mollie Cohen is sick again...
Dates: 1908 November 22