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Letter from C.D. Spivak to Mr. M. Levy, 1910 July 7

Identifier: B002.01.0103.0017.00012


Typed letter from C.D. Spivak in Denver, Colorado to "Mr. Wm. Levy" [M. Levy], secretary of Rabbi Itzchok Elchonon L. #142 Progressive Order of the West in Chicago Illinois informs that Spivak has received Levy's letter addressed to Mr. Samuel Schwartzberg in reference to Mr. Morris Smith who is suffering from tuberculosis. Spivak writes that at this time there is not a single vacancy and it is physically impossible to admit Smith to the JCRS Sanatorium. Spivak informs that there are many people waiting to be admitted and and Spivak advises Levy send Smith to Denver to be added to the list of those waiting. Spivak informs that if Smith is sent to Denver, he will need to be provided with funds to pay for board and lodging, which can cost $5 to $6 a week. Spivak informs that he cannot definitively give a time frame for admittance to the Sanatorium but that Levy should send Smith to Denver if possible. Informs that if Morris Smith is sent to Denver, Spivak will give all his attention and assistance Smith might need while waiting for a vacancy at the Sanatorium. Letter is unsigned but "Secretary" is typed at the bottom.


  • 1910 July 7


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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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