Found in 7 Collections and/or Records:
Overview Typed letter from C.D. Spivak to Mrs. E. Gonda responding to her about her inquiry regarding her husband's health. He first mentions that the letter she addressed to P. Hillkowitz was referred to him instead. He then mentions that Louis Gonda is doing fairly well, but spends most of his time in bed. He trusts that Louis Gonda's stay at JCRS will be beneficial for him and signs the letter "Secretary" at the bottom.
Dates: 1910 May 14
Overview Typed letter from C.D. Spivak to F.D. Gonda. Spivak replies that Louis Gonda's grave is located at Golden Hill Cemetery with the block and grave numbers attached. Spivak then mentions that he will try to find a photographer that might be interested in purchasing the photographic equipment left by Louis Gonda. The letter is signed "Secretary" at the bottom.
Dates: 1910 July 20
Overview Typed letter from C.D. Spivak to E. Gonda following up about the photographic equipment that was sent in the mail. Spivak mentions that the camera has already been sent and enclosed the bill of the shipment. He also mentions that the account of Louis Gonda is actually larger than previously stated and he explains where the $14.50 had been spent. He then discovered that $2.00 remained from the total amount and sent it back to Mrs. Gonda.
Dates: 1911 June 10
Overview Handwritten letter from the Gonda family to C.D. Spivak. The letter expresses how surprised the family is from the news of their father passing away. Based on a previous letter from Spivak, they thought Louis Gonda would recover because Spivak gave them reassurance that he was doing okay. They also request that Spivak sends any belongings left behind from Louis such as a watch, gold chain, pin, clothing, and letters. They also request to know the location of his grave, as well as obtain the...
Dates: 1910 June 19
Overview Typed letter from E. Gonda to C.D. Spivak with an enclosed check for the requested amount of $14.50. She asks Spivak to send the Photographic equipment to Mrs. L. Gonda in New York City. Gonda thanks him for following up about the camera.
Dates: 1911 May 9
Overview Bank note that details the money order sent from Mrs. Gonda to C.D. Spivak for a total of $14.50.
Dates: 1911 May 26
Overview Telegraph from E. Gonda to C.D. Spivak responding to the news of her husband's death. She states that Louis left five children behind with poor circumstances. She asks that Spivak buries Louis for the family.
Dates: 1910 June 18