Jewish Consumptives' Relief Society (U.S.)
Found in 51 Collections and/or Records:
File — Object: B360.03.0014
Overview Large framed poster with 5 photos of the Jewish Consumptives Relief Society campus. Titled "AMC Medical Center of Denver."
Overview Shana Mabovitz was in both National Jewish Hospial for Consumptives and in Jewish Consumptives' Relief Society (JCRS). The file contains copies of her JCRS record from 1909, where she was a patient from April 22, 1909 to July 15, 1909
Overview The Jewish Consumptives' Relief Society was known as the JCRS and was founded in Denver, Colorado in 1904 as a non-sectarian sanatorium to treat tuberculosis (TB) patients, free of charge, in all stages of the disease. The society was one of the leading tuberculosis sanatoria in the country at the turn of the century founded by a group of immigrant Eastern European Jewish men, many of whom were themselves victims of TB. Headed by Dr. Charles Spivak as Secretary (1904-1927) and by Dr. Philip...
Overview Handwritten letter from Mrs. B. Schraiberg to C. D. Spivak. Schraiberg tells Spivak that Mrs. Hornstein is leaving the County Hospital because the doctor ordered her to go where she can get some fresh air. Mrs. Schraiberg then asks Spivak if he can admit Hornstein into the sanatorium. She signed the letter with her name and address.
Overview Typed letter from C.D. Spivak to the Hebrew Relief Association. Spivak tells them that he received their night telegraph requesting to admit Lester Strull as soon as possible. Spivak then informs them that there is not a single vacancy available for Strull at the moment, but he gladly make an accommodation him once room becomes available.