Isidore Hurwitz Library
Found in JCRS Patient #956 A. Tarashinsky's record (B002.01.0100.0093.00011)
Found in 71 Collections and/or Records:
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 Handwritten letter in pencil with Isidore Hurwitz Library/Sanatorium JCRS letterhead from Bessie Fechter to Dr. Charles Spivak, in which she states it's been a long time she received a letter from her husband, and she asks him to send a letter to Dr. Clark in the Cleveland State Hospital to ask about her husband, Max Flechter. Letter is signed by Bessie Flechter.
Dates: 1910 April 20
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 Three pages handwritten letter in pen with Isidore Hurwitz Library/Sanatorium JCRS letterhead from David Melnicoff to Dr. Charles Spivak, in which he states he went to the doctor's office on Christmas day but he was not there. He also says that he lived in Denver for six months and could never find a job, so he asks for 30 dollars so he can move to California. If not, he asks if he can stay two more months in the sanatorium. By the end of the letter, Melnicoff asks if the doctor likes how he...
Dates: 1910 December 26
Abstract Two pages handwritten letter in pen with Isidore Hurwitz Library/Sanatorium JCRS letterhead from David Melnicoff to Dr. Charles Spivak, in which he states he never got an answer from his previous letter, and he still asks for one month more in the sanatorium, as well as 10 dollars. Letter is signed by D. Melnicoff.
Dates: 1911 January 02
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 Handwritten letter in ink with Isidore Hurwitz Library, Sanatorium JCRS letterhead from Harry Goldberg to Dr. Charles Spivak, in which he states he did not mention his stay in the National Jewish Hospital because he heard the JCRS did not take patients right after leaving the National, and he was without any meaning to support himself. He states later he found out he was mistaken, but it was too late. He excuses himself, and states he entered the National on August 2nd, 1909, and left on...
Dates: 1910 April 28