Dr. Emanuel Friedman originally came to Colorado because of tuberculosis. After recovering his health, he opened his office on West Colfax Avenue in the immigrant community and was one of Denver's first pediatricians. He graduated from Denver's Gross Medical College in 1904 and also served on the medical staff at National Jewish Hospital and the Jewish Consumptives' Relief Society.
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Overview Typed letter from C.D. Spivak to P. Hillkowitz. Spivak informs Hillkowitz that he wrote to Louis Metowsky and instructed him to call his office for further examination. He tells Hillkowitz that Metowsky’s application states that E. Friedman provided a notation that stated he did not find Metowsky suffering from tuberculosis.
Dates: 1910 May 3
Overview Typed letter from C.D. Spivak R. Goodman. Spivak asks Goodman to call Dr. E. Friedman's office at 2758 W. Colfax Ave between the hours of 10AM and 12AM so that she can be examined. Spivak also enclosed her application so that Goodman can have Friedman's information filled out on her application.
Dates: 1910 April 19
Overview Handwritten letter in ink from Dr. Emanuel Friedman in Denver, Colorado, to C.D. Spivak in Denver, Colorado, stating that a patient of Friedman, Mrs. Rose Weisner, has had many hemorrhages in the last week and Friedman is requesting to admit her into the JCRS Sanatorium. Friedman states that he will call Spivak in the afternoon about this case, hoping that Spivak will be around. Letter is signed in ink "Dr. Friedman."
Dates: 1909 July 16
Overview Handwritten letter from Dr. Emanuel Friedman in Denver, Colorado addressed to "Dear Doctor" and informs that Mr. Cohen [Sam Cohen] appears a very sick man. Friedman informs that he has examined Cohen repeatedly but is unable to make a diagnosis, though another doctor thinks he is "tubercular." Informs that Cohen is rapidly losing weight and strength and has a large family with little money. Requests Cohen be admitted to the Sanatorium. Letter is signed by E. Friedman.
Dates: 1910 June 10
Overview Handwritten letter from Dr. Emanuel Friedman, 2754 W. Colfax Ave., Denver, to Dr. Charles Spivak, in which he writes about Louis Soffer, a former inmate of the sanatorium, and he is very ill. He also says Soffer is possible to be an emergency case. Letter is signed by Emanuel Friedman.
Dates: 1909 December 27
Overview Copy of a prescription note from Dr. Emanuel Friedman to C.D. Spivak. Friedman informs Spivak that Elias Kantor is suffering from hemoptysis and is living in a tent. Kantor's brother was taking care of him, but he was also inflicted with tuberculosis. Friedman asks Spivak if Kantor can be admitted to the sanatorium as an emergency case.
Dates: 1911 January 2
Overview Handwritten letter from Dr. Emanuel Friedman to JCRS concerning the health of his patient Anna Manshell. He explains that he has known Manshell for four years and recommends that she be admitted into the sanatorium as soon as possible.
Dates: 1910 March 19
Overview Handwritten letter from Dr. Emanuel Friedman to Dr. Charles Spivak concerning Rachel Wilson who has tuberculosis and should be admitted to the Sanatorium. Letter is signed and dated.
Overview Handwritten letter from Emanuel Friedman to Dr. Spivak, asking him to admit Max Bieler as an emergency case. Letter is signed by E. Friedman.
Dates: 1911 August 7
Overview Handwritten letter in ink on Dr. Emanuel Friedman letterhead from E. Friedman in Denver, Colorado, to Doctor Spivak in Denver, Colorado, stating that Mr. Gus Hornstein was the man he had spoken to him about. Letter states that Mr. Hornstein has been doing very poorly as of late and asked to be admitted for a week or two into the Sanitorium of the J.C.R.S. Letter states that his wife is also suffering from [phtitis] and due to her physical condition and the fact that they are destitute, she is...
Dates: 1908 July 8