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Letter from C.D. Spivak to Adolph Weiner, 1910 August 9

 Item
Identifier: B002.01.0103.0024.00018

Overview

Typed letter from C.D. Spivak in Denver, Colorado to Mr. Adolph Weiner, President of the Hungarian Jewish Relief Society in Chicago, Illinois informs that two weeks ago Joseph Klein arrived from Chicago and states that he has been long suffering from tuberculosis. Informs that Klein wishes to file an application for admission to the JCRS Sanatorium and when questioned, Klein reported that the Hungarian Jewish Relief Society has paid for his transportation from Chicago to Denver. Informs that Klein reports he is penniless as all his cash, supplied by Adolph Weiner, has been stolen. Spivak writes that as president of a charitable organization, Adolph Weiner should be familiar with the rules and regulations that govern the conduct of such organizations. Spivak writes that he is sure that Weiner has not sent Joseph Klein to Denver as a way to rid his city of an unfortunate poor. Spivak appeals to Weiner and state that it is his duty to see that Mr. Klein is supplied with the means to pay for his board and lodging during the time that he will have to wait for a vacancy at the Sanatorium. Spivak informs that JCRS will admit him as soon as possible but they cannot admit Klein as long as there is no vacancy. Letter is unsigned but "Secretary" is typed at the bottom.

Dates

  • 1910 August 9

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Extent

1 items (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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