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 Handwritten letter in ink from Dr. Emanuel Friedman in Denver, Colorado, to C.D. Spivak in Denver, Colorado, who is presonally recommending Harry Schick to admit into the JCRS Sanatorium. Friedman is hoping that Spivak will do him a favor and admit Mr. Schick. Letter is signed in ink "E. Friedman."
Dates: 1909 July 31
Overview Handwritten letter in ink from Emanuel Friedman in Denver, Colorado, to C.D. Spivak in Denver, Colorado, stating a young man, Harry Schick, has left New York and is traveling his way to Denver. He is ill but his lungs are still in excellent condition. Friedman is hoping that Spivak can kindly admit Mr. Schick. Letter is signed in ink "E Friedman."
Dates: 1909 July 23
Overview Handwritten letter in ink from Emanuel Friedman in Denver, Colorado, to C.D. Spivak in Denver, Colorado, requesting to admit an Isidor Aaron into the Sanatorium. Letter is signed in ink "E. Friedman".
Dates: 1908 September 25
Overview Handwritten letter in black ink from Emanuel Friedman in Denver, Colorado to C.D. Spivak in Denver, Colorado informs that the bearer of this letter is a Mr. B. Pitchinocc who came for an examination that reveals that the right lung is involved and that he has diabetes mellitus. Friedman informs that Pitchinocc is dependent on charity for both room and board. Letter is signed by E. Friedman. At the bottom of the letter is a note that reads "Thank you for having expedited the admission of Harry...
Dates: 1909 August 16
Overview Handwritten letter/note from Emanuel Friedman in Denver, Colorado, to C.D. Spivak in Denver, Colorado, stating that a new patient, Abe Goldman, is in poor condition and that there is a vacant boarding house, but that the people refuse to let him stay. Letter is signed in ink "Emanuel Friedman".
Overview Handwritten letter in ink from Emanuel Friedman in Denver, Colorado, to Doctor Spivak in Denver, Colorado, stating that Mr. Heller has been bothering him for the past few days. Friedman states that Mr. Heller wants him to write to Dr. Spivak stating that he is in no condition to leave the Sanitorium, and begs him to request from Dr. Spivak that he be granted an extension of two months. Friedman states that he tried to argue with Mr. Heller, but that does no good, as he claims he has no money at...
Dates: 1906 May 2
Overview Handwritten two-page letter in ink on Rabbi Solomon Foster letterhead from Solomon Foster in Newark, New Jersey, to Dr. C.D. Spivak in Denver, Colorado. Rabbi Foster introduces Gabriel Cohen of Newark, N.J. who has been in the Denver Hospital for one year and according to their rules, cannot remain in there any longer. As the young man from [repeats] has reached him, is not able to do any work and is intent to remain in Denver, Foster would request Dr. Spivak to let him enter the hospital of...
Dates: 1907 December 29
Overview Application for admittance to JCRS filled out by hand in ink for Louis Petrover. Information on the form includes his age, place of birth, occupation, residence, marital status, previous hospital stays, membership to beneficial societies or lodges, nearest relatives and signed by Louis Petrover. At the bottom of the page is a section entitled "Recommendation" which is left blank. The back of the form has section entitled "Report of Medical Examiner" which states the examin took place in April...
Dates: 1909 April 1
Overview Handwritten note from E. Friedman to C.D. Spivak. The note states that Waldman is poor, but his lung condition appears to be good. Friedman wants to ensure that Waldman is taken care of and asks Spivak to admit him to the sanatorium as an "emergency" case.
Dates: 1910 April 18
Overview Handwritten letter from Dr. E. Friedman to C.D. Spivak. Friedman tells Spivak that he would appreciate it if R. Goodman could be accepted into JCRS because she is in need of attention from the sanatorium. There is a note at the bottom of the letter that states, "File with application".
Dates: 1910 May 21