Jewish Consumptives' Relief Society (U.S.)
Found in 1248 Collections and/or Records:
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 A. Jusskowitz to C.D. Spivak. She is following up with Spivak about a response to a previous letter she sent. She has not received the document that Dr. H. Schwatt was supposed to sign and mail back. She enclosed $1.00 for the cost of mailing the document.
Dates: 1910 October 30
Overview Handwritten letter from A. Kessler in New York, New York, to Dr. C.D. Spivak, stating that Spivak's letter informing him that his brother-in-law, Elias Berger, has been taken in to the Sanatorium at hand. He thanks him for his kindness and assures him that words cannot express his appreciation. Trusting that the invalid will regain his health and be restored to his family, he is with utmost sincerity his. Letter is signed A. Kessler.
Dates: 1908 August 31
Overview Typed letter from Abraham S. Schomer, Attorney and Counsellor at Law, Temple Court, 29 Beekman Street, New York, to Dr. Phillip Hillkowitz, 1427 Stout Street, Denver, Col., in which he asks them to extend Sophie Lieberman's stay in the sanatorium for two more months, since her husband is still unemployed. Letter is signed by Abraham S. Schomer.
Dates: 1910 October 17
Overview Handwritten letter from Dr. A.A. Himowich, 130 Henry Street, New York, to Rev. H. Masliansky, in which he states Michael Leckstein is suffering with tuberculosis, and his left lung is badly affected. He also states he would benefit staying in the Denver Sanatorium. Letter is signed by A.A. Himowich.
Dates: 1909 May 24
Overview Handwritten letter from A.A. Kantor to C.D. Spivak regarding the health of his son, Harry Kantor. He mentions that he will try to get his son back to New York as soon as he can. He states that he tried hard to get Spivak's view on his son's case, but knows he is busy. Kantor finishes the letter by saying that he will do anything for his son, even if it means going out and begging for something to be done for Harry. He signs the letter, "Your old friend, A.A. Kantor" at the bottom of the letter.
Dates: 1911 February 4
Overview Handwritten letter from A.A. Kantor to C.D. Spivak regarding the transportation of his son, Harry Kantor from JCRS in Denver, Colorado. He says that other people recommended that Harry should get treatment in Los Angeles, California rather than sending him back New York. Mr. Kantor explains that he has witnessed other young children dying from tuberculosis when they return to New York which is why he does not necessarily want to send Harry back to the east coast. He asks Spivak for his opinion...
Dates: 1911 February 19
Overview Typed letter on Ratner Brothers Fairy Underwear letterhead from Aaron Ratner in New York to Mr. S. Bloomgarden in Brooklyn, New York introducing Miss Mary Luria in the hopes that Mr. S. Bloomgarden may be able to help Miss Luria seek medical help in Denver, Colorado. Aaron Ratner recommends Mary Luria because "She worked very hard in different shops and at the end she took up a nurse's course at the Beth Israel Hospital" until she became sick. Ratner requests of S. Bloomgarden "to use all the...
Dates: 1908 September 14
Overview Typed letter from Abraham S. Schomer in New York, New York to C.D. Spivack [Spivak] in Denver, Colorado thanks Spivak for his letter from the 9th, in which Spivak informed Schomer that Miss Gertrude Kaplan had been admitted to JCRS Sanatorium. Schomer informs that he believes Miss Kaplan is a very deserving case and "she will be indebted for her life." Requests Spivak convey Schomers thanks to the directors of the Society for their action in this case. Letter is signed in black ink by Abraham...
Dates: 1909 March 13
Overview Typed letter from Abraham S. Schomer in New York, New York to Dr. I. Hilkowitz [Philip Hillkowitz] in Denver, Colorado introduces Miss Gertrude Kaplan of New York. Schomer informs that "according to the advise of physicians is in need of treatment" at JCRS Sanatorium. Letter is signed by Abraham S. Schomer.
Dates: 1909 January 25