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Buxbaum, Meyer


JCRS patient #973. Accepted Feb 8, 1909. Died Apr. 21, 1909.


Found in B002.01.0100.0104.00001

Found in 3 Collections and/or Records:

JCRS Patient #973 Meyer Buxbaum, 1906-1909

Identifier: B002.01.0100.0104
Overview JCRS patient number 973. Patient's medical record considering his fight against tuberculosis. File includes three applications, notes, letters, telegrams, and correspondence regarding patient.
Dates: 1906-1909

Letter to Dr. Spivak from J. Schoen, 1905 July 17

Identifier: B002.01.0100.0104.00016
Overview Typed letter in purple ink to "Dr. C. D. Spivak [JCRS]...Denver, Colo" from J. Schoen on a typed navy letterhead that states, "UNITED STATES GRAND LODGE INDEPENDENT ORDER BIRTH ABRAHAM 37 SEVENTH STREET NEW YORK" dated "July 17th, 1905" [sic]. The letter intorduces the "bearer of [the] letter Mayer Buchsbaum [Meyer Buxbaum]...the son of Simon Buchsbaum [Buxbaum]" to Dr. Spivak, stating that M. Buxbaum "is afflicted with consumption" and the family "is absolutely without any means whatsoever, ad...
Dates: 1905 July 17

Note to Dr. Spivak from an Unknown Author, 1905 August 14

Identifier: B002.01.0100.0104.00014
Overview Handwritten note in black ink to "Dr. Spivaa [Spivak]" in Denver from an unknown author dated "August 14th, 1905" [sic]. The note describes an exam given to M. Buxbaum by someone, who judged M. Buxbaum "undoubtedly Tubercular" with "Temperature...= 99 [degrees]. Pulse soft, Pulserate 90. - Haemorrage [hemorrhage] 5 weeks ago" [sic]. The examiner concludes his examination with "Diagnosis: Incipient Tuberculosis!" [sic]. The letter is signed [illegible] in ink.
Dates: 1905 August 14