Jewish Consumptives' Relief Society (U.S.)
Found in 2718 Collections and/or Records:
Overview 2 pages handwritten letter entirely in Yiddish. It's undated and signed by Oscar Friedman. On the top it's written in pencil "attach this to application of Oscar Friedman"
Overview Handwritten Yiddish letter in ink from Rebecca Frankel to Dr. Spivak. It reads in pencil "wife of patient Leo Frankel."
Dates: 1908 November 08
Overview Handwritten letter in ink entirely in Yiddish, except Mrs. S. Alterman signature. Letter is undated.
Overview Four pages handwritten letter in pen from S.S. Garson to Dr. Charles Spivak, 1471 Knox Court, Denver, Colo. Part of the letter is in Yiddish, and part is in English. In English, is written that a woman called Garson sobbing, and Mrs Glick, and ex-patient of the sanatorium begged him to accomodate the lady who called. He also states that the doctor is not doing his fall duty if he is directing them to places where they have no other obligation to the patient than taking their money. He states...
Dates: 1909 December 08
Overview Handwritten Yiddish letter. Month is in Yiddish, but the letter is from 1909, 17. "Lieberman, Sophie" is readable, and the rest of the letter is in Yiddish. Signature is unreadable.
Overview Newspaper cutout completely in Yiddish, dated 1911.
Overview Handwritten postcard in ink entirely in Yiddish. It's signed by S. Kornheiser, and it reads "Eintz Chayem Lodge #124 I.O.B.A." at the top.
Dates: 1911 October 11
Overview Team portrait of a youth basketball team of the Jewish Consumptives' Relief Society (JCRS). The JCRS was a sanatorium for tuberculosis patients that was founded in 1904 by a group of immigrant Jewish workingmen along with the support of several leading physicians and rabbis in Denver, Colorado. It was located on West Colfax Avenue just outside of Denver.
Dates: between 1940-1955