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Housman, Jacob

 Person

JCRS Patient #1658.

Found in 18 Collections and/or Records:

Jacob Housman's Application for Admission to JCRS, 1910 November 21

 Item
Identifier: B002.01.0103.0109.00001
Overview Application form of Jacob Housman for admission as a patient to the Jewish Consumptives' Relief Society. He was age 34 at the time of the application. He was born in Russia and immigrated to the United States in 1898. He lived in New York City when he contracted tuberculosis. He had been sick for three years upon his arrival to Denver, Colorado. His occupation states he worked as a painter. The verso of the application states he was admitted on December 21, 1910 and left the sanatorium on...
Dates: 1910 November 21

JCRS Patient #1658 Jacob Housman, 1910-1911

 File
Identifier: B002.01.0103.0109
Overview JCRS Patient #1658 Jacob Housman. Patient application, correspondence, handwritten letters.
Dates: 1910-1911

Letter from A.D. Achtenberg to C.D. Spivak, 1911 July 26

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Identifier: B002.01.0103.0109.00013
Overview Typed letter from A.D. Achtenberg to C.D. Spivak. Achtenberg tells Spivak that it came to his attention that Mr. Housman was discharged from the sanatorium uncured from tuberculosis. Achtenberg asks Spivak how that could have happened because he has never know Spivak to discharge sick patients before. Achtenberg thanks Spivak for the fast reply.
Dates: 1911 July 26

Letter from A.D. Achtenberg to P. Hillkowitz, 1910 November 3

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Identifier: B002.01.0103.0109.00002
Overview Handwritten letter from A.D. Achtenberg to P. Hillkowitz. Achtenberg introduces Jacob Housman and tells him that Housman has tuberculosis. Achtenberg tells Hillkowitz that it is the desire of the director of St. Joseph Hospital that Housman receives the best treatment from JCRS in Denver. Achtenberg tells Hillkowtiz that they will see it as a personal favor if Hillkowitz gave Housman’s case his attention for admission.
Dates: 1910 November 3

Letter from C.D. Spivak to A. Stone, 1910 December 21

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Identifier: B002.01.0103.0109.00010
Overview Typed letter from C.D. Spivak to Abraham Stone informing him that his cousin, Jacob Housman was invited for admission to the Jewish Consumptives' Relief Society. Spivak trusts that Housman’s stay at JCRS will be beneficial for his health. He signs the letter "Secretary" at the bottom.
Dates: 1910 December 21

Letter from C.D. Spivak to A.D. Achtenberg, 1911 July 28

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Identifier: B002.01.0103.0109.00014
Overview Typed letter from C.D. Spivak to A.D. Achtenberg. Spivak tells Achtenberg that he is in a hurry to respond to his letter, but tells Achtenberg that Mr. Housman entered the sanatorium on December 21, 1910. Spivak continues to tell Achtenberg that Housman’s case was diagnosed as “arrested” and Housman was in good condition when he entered the sanatorium. Spivak also explains that Housman stayed at the sanatorium for seven months and improved sufficiently enough to be able to leave the sanatorium...
Dates: 1911 July 28

Letter from C.D. Spivak to A.D. Achtenberg, 1911 August 10

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Identifier: B002.01.0103.0109.00015
Overview Letter from C.D. Spivak to A.D. Achtenberg. Spivak tells Achtenberg that Mr. Housman was examined by JCRS and they found that Housman was not in a condition to leave the sanatorium. Spivak informs Achtenberg that Housman’s stay will be extended and he hopes that Housman’s health improves. Spivak also tells Achtenberg that JCRS does not discharge patients for the love of it, but because of the pressure to admit other applicants.
Dates: 1911 August 10

Letter from C.D. Spivak to A.D. Achtenberg, 1910 December 21

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Identifier: B002.01.0103.0109.00007
Overview Typed letter from C.D. Spivak to A.D. Achtenberg informing him that Jacob Housman was invited for admission to the Jewish Consumptives' Relief Society. Spivak trusts that Housman’s stay at JCRS will be beneficial for his health. He signs the letter "Secretary" at the bottom.
Dates: 1910 December 21

Letter from C.D. Spivak to E. Friedman, 1910 November 21

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Identifier: B002.01.0103.0109.00003
Overview Letter from C.D. Spivak to Dr. E. Friedman. Spivak asks Friedman to send him a report of Housman's condition after Friedman examined him.
Dates: 1910 November 21

Letter from C.D. Spivak to H. Schwatt, 1911 August 10

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Identifier: B002.01.0103.0109.00017
Overview Letter from C.D. Spivak to H. Schwatt informing him that Housman's stay has been extended at the sanatorium.
Dates: 1911 August 10