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Affidavits

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Subject Source: Library of Congress Genre/Form Terms

Found in 7 Collections and/or Records:

Affidavit from J. Guttmann, 1911 November 11

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Identifier: B002.01.0104.0031.00028
Overview Affidavit signed by Attorney Julius Guttmann. The affidavit confirms Morris Feldman’s real name being Moishe Lichtenfeld. Feldman’s sister is attempting to confirm the details of her family’ Russian history so that she can get Feldman’s death certificate changed to his real name and she can send it to her brother for use in Russia.
Dates: 1911 November 11

Letter from C.D. Spivak to H. Schwatt, 1911 November 22

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Identifier: B002.01.0104.0031.00029
Overview Letter from C.D. Spivak to H. Schwatt. Spivak enclosed a letter and affidavit regarding Feldman’s death certificate. Spivak asks Schwatt to make a statement about Feldman’s real name being Moishe Lichtenfeld.
Dates: 1911 November 22

Letter from C.D. Spivak to J. Guttmann, 1911 December 8

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Identifier: B002.01.0104.0031.00035
Overview Letter from C.D. Spivak to J. Guttmann. Spivak tells Guttmann that his letter and postcard were received. Spivak says that trying to persuade the physician who issued the original certificate to make the name change has been difficult because the physician felt that the strength of Sarah Goldberg’s statements were not enough to make the change. Spivak continues to say that he turned the matter over to JCRS’ attorney instead and he has obtained all of the necessary affidavits; therefore, the...
Dates: 1911 December 8

Letter from C.D. Spivak to P.S. Hunter, 1911 December 8

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Identifier: B002.01.0104.0031.00036
Overview Letter from C.D. Spivak to P.S. Hunter. Spivak enclosed an affidavit and $1.00 for a new copy of Feldman’s death certificate.
Dates: 1911 December 8

Letter from C.D. Spivak to S. Sass, 1911 February 18

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Identifier: B002.01.0103.0139.00008
Overview Typed letter from C.D. Spivak to S. Sass. Spivak informs Sass that he received her special delivery letter regarding her late husband’s sanity and the request of an affidavit. Spivak confirms that Mr. Sass’ application contradicts information he gave to Dr. Schwatt, therefore, Spivak complied with her request and provided an affidavit. Spivak hopes it will help her claim the money she deserves. There is a post script that states he will return the death certificate.
Dates: 1911 February 18

Letter from H. Schwatt to C.D. Spivak, 1911 November 22

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Identifier: B002.01.0104.0031.00030
Overview Letter from H. Schwatt to C.D. Spivak. Schwatt tells Spivak that he does not want to make a statement about Feldman’s real name being Moishe Lichtenfeld because every record he has states Morris Feldman instead. Schwatt feels that his statement would have no legal value before a notary because he does not have proper documentation to prove otherwise.
Dates: 1911 November 22

Statement from Mr. Yarros, 1911 February 18

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Identifier: B002.01.0103.0139.00009
Overview Typed memo from Mr. Yarros that explains how he believed Mr. Sass was “mentally unbalanced” when he filed his application at JCRS. Yarros also states that Mr. Sass’ answers to questions were contradictory, therefore, the information they have about Sass cannot be relied on.
Dates: 1911 February 18