Subject Source: Lcnaf
Found in 101 Collections and/or Records:
Overview Originally from Ohio Arie Taylor moved to Colorado in 1958. Taylor reflects on her time in the Air Force and encountering segregation and discrimination. The first Black woman legislator in Colorado, Taylor discusses her reasons for getting involved in politics, particularly her experiences as a Black woman and her encounters with racism. Discusses racial tensions in Denver in July of 1968, which resulted in protests and community clashes with police and Arie Taylor's arrest. Taylor reflects on...
Dates: Date Not Yet Determined
Overview Copy of typed letter from C.D. Spivak in Denver, Colorado, to Mr. A.S. Newman, Secretary of Hebrew Relief Society in Cleveland, Ohio. Letter states that in regards to Mr. Greenstein, who claims that he was recently discharged from the Sanatorium of the Jewish Consumptives' Relief Society and applied for assistance, will say that they have had a great deal of trouble from this man. Spivak states that he considers him a schnorer from schnorerland. Letter states that they have received a similar...
Dates: 1909 October 18
Overview Copy of letter from H. Schwatt in Edgewater, Colorado to Sam Lockman in Cleveland, Ohio informs that Dr. Spivak requests Schwatt answer Lockman's inquiry about his wife Ethel Lockman. Informs that Ethel Lockman has not improved since she entered the Sanatorium even though the doctors have done everything possible to help her. Informs that perhaps Colorado climate is too high for her and perhaps she would feel better if she returns to Cleveland. Schwatt informs that the Sanatorium will continue...
Overview Handwritten envelope with United States two cents embossed stamp and not dated. The envelope reads, "A. Klivans, Toledo, Ohio." The item is not signed.
Overview Application for admission to JCRS filled out by hand in ink for Ethel Lockman. Information on the form includes her age, birth place, occupation, residence, marital status, children's ages, nearest relatives, and signed in Yiddish [archivist infers the signature is of Ethel Lockman]. At the bottom of the page, the section "Recommendation," is left blank. The back of the form has section entitled "Report of Medical Examiner," which is left blank. The middle section of the back is a form filled...
Dates: 1910 July 15-1911 February 14
Introduction of Mrs. Stella Alperin, President of the Cleveland Auxiliary, and Hyman J. Alperin, National Trustee, undated
Overview Four paragraph introduction of Mrs. Stella Alperin, who was president of the Cleveland Auxiliary, and her husband, Hyman J. Alperin, National Trustee.
Overview Typed letter from C.D. Spivak in Denver, Colorado to Rabbi Samuel Margolies in Cleveland, Ohio informs that Mr. David Gordon, in whose welfare Spivak knows Samuel Margolies is interested in, has been invited to enter the Sanatorium of JCRS to regain his health. Letter is unsigned but "Secretary" is typed at the bottom.
Dates: 1909 April 16
Overview Handwritten letter in black ink on Isidore Hurwitz Library letterhead from Abe Gutnick in Edgewater, Colorado to C.D. Spivak in Denver, Colorado thanks Spivak for giving Abe Gutnick the $15.00 for transportation home to Cleveland, Ohio. Gutnick informs that he leaves the Sanatorium Wednesday morning and expresses his gratitude to both Spivak and the administration. Gutnick provides his home address as #2358 E. 39th St., Cleveland, Ohio. Letter is signed by A. Gutnick.
Dates: 1910 February 15
Overview Typed letter from A.S. Newman in Cleveland, Ohio to C.D. Spivak in Denver, Colorado informs that enclosed with the letter is a check for $42.35 in payment of Mrs. Sam Lockman's [Ethel Lockman] transportation from Denver to Cleveland. Letter is signed in black ink by A.S. Newman, superintendent of the Hebrew Relief Association of Cleveland, Ohio.
Dates: 1911 March 21
Overview Typed letter from A.S. Newman in Cleveland, Ohio to C.D. Spivak in Denver, Colorado informs that Newman has received Spivak's previous letter advising Newman of Mrs. Sam Lockman's [Ethel Lockman] transportation charges, which totaled $42.35 for travel from Denver to Cleveland. Newman informs that he intended to send Spivak a check but hadn't because he was under the impression that there was an error in the amount. Newman informs that he had not expected that the transportation would cost as...
Dates: 1911 March 2