Ferguson, H. B., Mrs.
Secretary to the Pittsburg House of Shelter concerned with JCRS patient #975 Bennie Weinstein.
CitationFound in B002.01.0100.0106.00009
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Overview Typed letter from Mrs. H.B. Ferguson in Pittsburg, Pennsylvania to Dr. C.D. Spivak in Denver, Colorado thanks C.D. Spivak for his letter regarding Mr. Abe Tobe (Levy) and writes of her relief that Mr. Abe Tobe (Levy) would not be sent out of the Sanatorium unless he was healthy. Mrs. H.B. Ferguson then mentions that she has not received a reply from C.D. Spivak regarding the admittance of Mr. Harry Goldenson and requests information on the chances for his admission. Mrs. H.B. Ferguson...
Dates: 1909 February 2
Overview Typed letter from Mrs. H.B. Ferguson in Pittsburg, Pennsylvania, to C.D. Spivak in Denver, Colorado, stating that she is obliged to send another patient case from Pittsburg. The name of the man is Sam Yablonsky who will be leaving Pittsburg during the week and will have $20-$25 in his possession for his waiting period in Denver. Ferguson is hoping for Spivak to show him the paternal interest he shows all his patients towards Yablonsky and to admit him as soon as possible. Letter is signed in...
Dates: 1909 June 11
Overview Handwritten letter in black ink from Mrs. H.B. Ferguson in Pittsburg, Pennsylvania to Dr. C.D. Spivak in Denver, Colorado thanks C.D. Spivak for his letter of the 10th and 13th regarding the admission of Mr. Harry Goldenson and Mr. Bernie [illegible] to the Sanatorium. Mrs. H.B. Ferguson concludes the letter by thanking C.D. Spivak and is signed.
Dates: 1909 February 17
Overview Typed letter on Pittsburg House of Shelter letterhead from Mrs. H.B. Ferguson in Pittsburg, Pennsylvania to Dr. P. Hillkowitz in Denver, Colorado. Mrs. H.B. Ferguson begins the letter by apologizing for writing while Dr. P. Hillkowitz is very busy but would like to inform that Mrs. H.B. Ferguson had written three or four letters to JCRS to Dr. Spivak but has only received two replies. She adds that "the letters, although signed by Dr. C.D. Spivak, do not have the 'ring' of his letters" and his...
Dates: 1909 February 9
Overview Typed letter on "Free Loan Fund for the Discharged Patients of The National Jewish Hospital for Consumptives" letterhead from Dr. WM.S. Friedman and Mrs. Seraphine Pisko addressed to Mrs. H. B. Ferguson Pittsburg, Pa. Circular letter asking for funds for the twelve hundred patients who have left the hospital "completely restored" but that "must remain in colorado, or a similar climate." The letter states that "It is imperative that the Hospital have a LOAN FUND. Ten Thousand Dollars will...
Dates: 1909 May 6
Overview Handwritten letter to Dr. Spivak "J. C. R. S. Denver, Colorado" from A. M. Ashinsky on typed letterhead that states, "[illegible Hebrew] Rabbi Aaron M. Ashinsky, OF THE United Hebrew Congreations 1204 COLWELL STREET...Pittsburg, Pa" dated "Nov. 25th 1908" [sic]. The letter serves to introduce B. Weinstein to Dr. Spivak, stating that Mrs. H. B. Ferguson's letter explains B. Weinstein's case well, and that this letter has been added herewith. A. M. Ashinsky hopes that Dr. Spivak will do his best...
Dates: 1908 November 25
Overview Typed letter to "Dr. C D. Spivak, Sec., J. C. R. S., Denver, Colo" from H. B. Ferguson on letterhead that states, "Pittsburg House of Shelter...Mrs. H. B. Ferguson, Sec'y...Pittsburg, Pa" dated "Nov. 24, 108 " [sic]. The letter thoroughly introduces B. Weinstein "from Elizabeth, Pa;" stating that due to "the request of Rabbi Ashinsky," Ferguson is composing this letter [sic]. After "an interview with Dr. H C. Feldstein" who examined B. Weinstein, it was explained that "Mr. Weinstein" is...
Dates: 1908 November 24
Overview Typed letter to "Mrs. H. B. Ferguson, Sec'y., Pittsburg House of Shelter, 1115 Bluff Street, Pittsburg, Pa" from Dr. Spivak dated "Feb. 13. 1909" [sic]. The letter informs H. B. Ferguson that the JCRS Sanatorium has invited B. Weinstein to join the institution, where the JCRS staff will look after B. Weinstein's health and comfort. The letter is not signed but Secretary is typed at the bottom.
Dates: 1909 February 13
Overview Typed letter addressed to Mrs. H.B. Ferguson in Pittsburg, Pennsylvania in reply to an earlier letter. Spivak informs that "it is superfluous to offer any apologies" as JCRS is "only too happy to attend to matters connected with our society." Also explains that any who have been engaged in this line of work find a certain pleasure. In regards to Mr. Goldenson, Spivak informs Mrs. H.B. Ferguson that Mr. Goldenson's addmittance to JCRS is only a matter of short time and informs that Spivak will...
Dates: 1909 February 13
Overview Postal Telegraph-Cable Company (Inc.) telegram from Mrs. H.B. Ferguson in Pittsburg, Pennsylvania to Dr. C.D. Spivak in Denver, Colorado and reads "Embalm Harry Goldenson body ship by express expenses guaranteed wire answer. Telegram is signed Mrs. H.B. Ferguson.
Dates: 1909 April 27