Isidore Hurwitz Library
Found in JCRS Patient #956 A. Tarashinsky's record (B002.01.0100.0093.00011)
Found in 45 Collections and/or Records:
Abstract Typed copy of 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...
Dates: 1911 February 16
Abstract Patient Number 1008. Patient application, handwritten notes, correspondence.
Abstract Handwritten letter in black ink on Isidore Hurwitz Library letterhead from Abe Gutnick in Edgewater, Colorado to C.D. Spivak in Denver, Colorado thanks Spivak for giving Abe Gutnick the $15.00 for transportation home to Cleveland, Ohio. Gutnick informs that he leaves the Sanatorium Wednesday morning and expresses his gratitude to both Spivak and the administration. Gutnick provides his home address as #2358 E. 39th St., Cleveland, Ohio. Letter is signed by A. Gutnick.
Dates: 1910 February 15
Abstract Handwritten letter in black ink on Isidore Hurwitz Library Sanatorium letterhead from B. Bielovsky [Belovsky] in Edgewater, Colorado addressed to the Admission and Dismission Committee informs that after being a patient of the Sanatorium six months without improvement Belovsky received a letter of dismission for the 5th of September. Belovsky informs that he has no place to go as his wife cannot make a livelihood for her and her child so he has no means of support. For this reason, Belovsky...
Dates: 1909 September 10
Abstract Typed letter from C.D. Spivak in Denver, Colorado to Mr. N. Blut in Edgewater, Colorado to thank Mr. N. Blut, the librarian of Isidore Hurwitz Library JCRS, for his write up of the school. Spivak expresses his pleasure that "the patients have organized themselves for the purpose of acquiring knowledge" and that Messrs. Kamler, Lieberman and Bassman deserve praise for volunteering to teach both English and Yiddish. Spivak also mentions he is glad Mr. Davis helped with the school. Spivak...
Dates: 1913 November 4
Abstract Typed letter from C.D. Spivak in Denver, Colorado to Mr. N. Blut in Edgewater, Colorado responds to an earlier letter to inform that the monthly dues paid by the Society to the Isidore Hurwitz Club have been discontinued. Usually a contribution of $10.00 a month, it had been intended to pay for laundry of some patients but now that JCRS have a laundry of their own, their expenses increased to $75.00 a month. Spivak also informs that the stationary will be taken up a little later. Letter is...
Dates: 1913 August 11
Abstract Typed letter from C.D. Spivak in Denver, Colorado to Mr. N. Blut in Edgewater, Colorado regarding a recent vote by the Board of Trustees of JCRS. Spivak assures Blut that despite the board voting against giving him a salary as a Librarian at Isidore Hurwitz Library, it does not reflect their view of his work. Spivak explains that the board voted against providing Mr. N. Blut a salary because he was already receiving board and lodging valued at $40.00 which is comparable to the salary of a city...
Dates: 1913 July 8
Abstract Typed letter on Law Offices of Coughlin & Radovsky letterhead from David R. Radovksy in Fall River, Massachusetts, to Isidore Hurwitz Library in Edgewater, Colorado. Letter states that the widow of Meyer Kessler [Minnie Kessler], of Fall River, who died in the hospital a week ago last Thursday, has begged him to make them reply to a letter which was mailed to them regarding the death certificate of Meyer Kessler. That certificate is required for the insurance, which she desires to receive...
Dates: 1908 August 31
Abstract Handwritten letter from Esther A. Ryerson to Dr. C. D. Spivak, on Aug 2nd 1907. The letter informs Dr. Spivak that Mr. Muchnick gave Dr. Ryerson the enclosed check to keep for him. Dr. Ryerson asks what he should do with it. The letter is signed Esther A. Ryerson. The letter was written on paper with a letterhead: "Isidore Hurwitz Library at the Sanatorium of the Jewish Consumptives Relief Society."
Dates: 1907 August 2
Abstract Typed letter on JCRS letterhead from Superintendent H. Schwatt in Edgewater, Colorado to Dr. C.D. Spivak in Denver, Colorado recommending that Mr. Nathan Blut, the librarian at the Isidore Hurwitz Library, be given a small salary. Schwatt informs Spivak that Nathan Blut had been getting $10.00 per month until the "era of hard times two years ago." Schwatt asks that because of Nathan Blut's services in taking caring of the library and acting as postmaster for the Sanatorium that he be allowed a...
Dates: 1913 May 22