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Letter to Dr. Spivak from M. Samfield, 1908 November 26

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Identifier: B002.01.0100.0107.00026

Overview

Handwritten letter to "Dr. C.D. Spivak...Jewish Consumptives['] Relief Society Denver, Col" from M. Samfield on typed letterhead that states, "United Hebrew Relief Association OF MEMPHIS, TENN" dated "Nov 26/ 1908" [sic]. The letter introduces the case of A. Kushneroff to Dr. Spivak. M. Samfield notes that Kushneroff was sent to the "National Jewish Hospital for Consumptives (Denver)" six months ago, and that Kushneroff was displeased because of the hospitals' lack of Kosher food. So the hospital decided to send A. Kushneroff back to Memphis but Samfield told "Dr. Collins" that a return to Memphis could be bad for Kushneroff's health, and that it is preferred that A. Kushneroff attend JCRS [sic]. M. Samfield asks that Spivak watch out to make sure everything is alright with A. Kushneroff. The letter is signed Dr. M. Samfield.

Dates

  • 1908 November 26

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Extent

1 items (2 page letter)

Scope and Contents

From the Series: This series of patient records includes medical reports and histories, statistical data of patients, x-rays, and death certificates. The patient files include applications, correspondence and some may also contain photographs and personal items.

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