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.
Found in 120 Collections and/or Records:
Abstract 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
Abstract 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.
Abstract 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
Abstract 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
Abstract 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
Abstract 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
Abstract 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
Abstract 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".
Abstract 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
Abstract Letter from Emanuel Friedman to JCRS, dated May 3, 1911. The letter inquires after possibility of having Jonas Lebowitz admitted to the JCRS sanatorium. The letter is singed E. Friedman.
Dates: 1911 May 3