New York (State)
Subject Source: Lcnaf
Found in 578 Collections and/or Records:
File — Box B356.04.0022: Series B356.04 [U186023251476]
Overview Fedora felt hat with wide grosgain band. The term fedora was named after an 1882 play starring Sarah Bernhardt. In 1928, John Cavanagh created the company of Cavanagh-Dobbs, which included his own label of Cavanagh Hats. In 1932, John Cavanagh founded the Hat Corporation of America, merging his brands with those of Knox and Dunlap. The store where the hat was sold, Neusteters, is embossed on the inside of the hat. The hat is taller than the hats made in the 1960s. Lined in satin, appears the...
Dates: circa 1955; circa 1950
Overview Twenty men dressed in tuxedos pose in Bernard Baruch's apartment in New York for their 50th class reunion. These men are from the C.C.N.Y class of 1889. Saling Simon stands third from the left and Bernard Baruch is seated fourth from left.
Overview Typed copy of letter from C.D. Spivak in Denver, Colorado to Mr. H. Masliansky in New York City, New York informs that the JCRS Sanatorium has invited Louis Levitt, whom Masliansky recommended to JCRS has been invited to enter the Sanatorium. Informs that Herman Rosnick, whom Masliansky also recommended, has been invited to enter the Sanatorium.
Dates: 1910 September 6
Overview Copy of typed letter on The Jewish Consumptives' Relief Society letterhead from C.D. Spivak in Denver, Colorado, to Mrs. Fanny Wernyck in Brooklyn, New York, informing her that they have this day written a letter to her husband, Mr. Hyman Wernyck, inviting him to come to the Sanatorium of the Jewish Consumptives' Relief Society, where everything will be done to make him as comfortable as possible. Letter states hope that his stay will be beneficial to his health and is unsigned but "Secretary"...
Dates: 1908 August 17
Overview Copy of typed letter from C.D Spivak in Denver, Colorado, to the National Directors of the Jewish Consumptives' Relief Society in Rochester, New York, stating the success of Oscar Ginsberg's stay at the Sanitorium. Letter states that an examination has concluded that he should be discharged, however, because of the expressed interest from the National Directors his stay will be extended from November 16th to January 1st, 1909. Letter is unsigned but "Secretary" is typed at the bottom.
Dates: 1908 November 20
Overview Copy of a letter is an excerpt from Mr. H. Masliansky in New York, New York to C.D. Spivak in Denver, Colorado and informs that Jacob Silverstein and "Louis Levett" [Louis Levitt] have left for Denver, Colorado and will file applications for admission to the Sanatorium once they arrive. Masliansky writes that the men are prepared for a six week stay in Denver and that he trusts Spivak will do all he can to have them admitted before that time is up. Letter is unsigned.
Dates: 1910 August 1
Overview Typed copy of letter to J. B. Fish in Edgewater from Dr. Spivak dated Apr. 1st, 1909. The letter states, "Kindly give us your opinion regarding the possibility of Mr. A. Tarashinsky's returning to New York to live, as [his wife] requests this information" [sic]. The letter is not signed but Secretary is typed at the bottom.
Dates: 1909 April 01
Overview Business card for D. Lenchik "high grade pianos and fire proof safes" in Brooklyn, New York. On the back of the business card is a handwritten note that reads "David Lenchik, 162 Glenmore Ave, Brooklyn, N.Y."