Subject Source: Lcnaf
Found in 11 Collections and/or Records:
Overview Typed 2 page letter from C.D. Spivak addressed to Mr [sic] H. B. Ferguson, Sec'y., Pittsburg House of Shelter, 1115 Bluff Str., Pittsburg, Pa. In the letter, Spivak discusses how he regrettably left and forgot about two unread letters from Mrs. Ferguson in his overcoat pocket. Spivak also discusses how "admitting Mr. bernstein to the sanatorium of the J.C.R.S. on the day of his arrival in Denver, is absolutely out of the question." Spivak states that "all applicants, of whom at the present...
Dates: 1909 May 7
Overview Typed letter from C.D. Spivak in Denver, Colorado to Mrs. H.B. Ferguson, secretary of the Pittsburg House of Shelter, in Pittsburg, Pennsylvania acknowledges the receipt of Mrs. Ferguson's two previous letters. C.D. Spivak thanks Mrs. H.B. Ferguson for the letters regarding Mr. H. Goldenson and in reference to sending JCRS literature and Spivak compliments Mrs. Ferguson on the "excellent business head you have." In regards to Mr. Goldenson, C.D. Spivak informs that they are doing their best to...
Dates: 1909 January 11
Overview Typed letter on Pittsburg House of Shelter letterhead from Mrs. H.B. Ferguson in Pittsburg, Pennsylvia to C.D. Spivak in Denver, Colorado that states a copy of a letter from Harry B. Bernstein is enclosed and requests information in medical language to answer Mr. Bernstein's letter. Letter asks that C.D. Spivak make some effort to help Mr. Bernstein find work, because while there are others with a similar story, he seems to write well and is able. Letter inquires about the condition of a...
Dates: 1910 April 10
Overview Handwritten letter in black ink on Pittsburg House of Shelter letterhead from Mrs. H.B. Ferguson in Pittsburg, Pennsylvania to Dr. C.D. Spivak in Denver, Colorado states that Mrs. H.B. Ferguson was informed of Mr. Goldenson's death and that she knows everything possible was done to save him. As a personal favor, she requests that C.D. Spivak to please have the body embalmed and shipped to Mr. Goldenson in Pittsburg and guarantees all expenses will be covered. Apologizes for any personal...
Dates: 1909 April 27
Overview Typed letter from Mrs. H.B. Ferguson in Pittsburg, Pennsylvania to Dr. C.D. Spivak in Denver, Colorado regarding the admission of Mr. Harry Goldenson to the Sanatorium. Mrs. H.B. Ferguson writes that she knows Mr. Goldenson should not have been sent to Denver but begs if there is any possibility to admit Mr. Goldenson is should be taken. Informs that with the admission of his case, she would begin an active campaign of propoganda work for JCRS but she would not begin this campaign while the...
Dates: 1909 January 14
Overview Typed letter on Pittsburg House of Shelter letterhead from Mrs. H.B. Ferguson in Pittsburg, Pennsylvania to Dr. C.D. Spivak in Denver, Colorado introduces Mr. H. Goldenson. Mrs. H.B. Ferguson begs for Spivak's kindest consideration in this matter and expresses hope that the Sanatorium will admit Mr. Goldenson with the least possible delay. Letter concludes with Mrs. H.B. Ferguson expressing her gratitude for C.D. Spivak's consideration and is signed Mrs. H.B. Ferguson.
Dates: 1909 January 4
Overview Typed letter on Pittsburg House of Shelter letterhead from Mrs. H.B. Ferguson in Pittsburg, Pennsylvania to Dr. C.D. Spivak in Denver, Colorado informs that she regrets that she must send another party to the JCRS Sanatorium from Pittsburg. Mrs. H.B. Ferguson informs that she knows of JCRS's crowded condition and the financial ills but that she could not refuse this particular case. Introduces Mr. H. Goldenson from Pittsburg who suffers from an advanced case of tuberculosis with little hope....
Dates: 1909 January 4
Overview Handwritten letter in black ink from Mrs. H.B. Ferguson in Pittsburg, Pennsylvania to Dr. C.D. Spivak in Denver, Colorado thanks C.D. Spivak for his letter of the 10th and 13th regarding the admission of Mr. Harry Goldenson and Mr. Bernie [illegible] to the Sanatorium. Mrs. H.B. Ferguson concludes the letter by thanking C.D. Spivak and is signed.
Dates: 1909 February 17
Overview Typed letter on Pittsburg House of Shelter letterhead from Mrs. H.B. Ferguson in Pittsburg, Pennsylvania to Dr. P. Hillkowitz in Denver, Colorado. Mrs. H.B. Ferguson begins the letter by apologizing for writing while Dr. P. Hillkowitz is very busy but would like to inform that Mrs. H.B. Ferguson had written three or four letters to JCRS to Dr. Spivak but has only received two replies. She adds that "the letters, although signed by Dr. C.D. Spivak, do not have the 'ring' of his letters" and his...
Dates: 1909 February 9
Overview Typed letter to "Dr. C D. Spivak, Sec., J. C. R. S., Denver, Colo" from H. B. Ferguson on letterhead that states, "Pittsburg House of Shelter...Mrs. H. B. Ferguson, Sec'y...Pittsburg, Pa" dated "Nov. 24, 108 " [sic]. The letter thoroughly introduces B. Weinstein "from Elizabeth, Pa;" stating that due to "the request of Rabbi Ashinsky," Ferguson is composing this letter [sic]. After "an interview with Dr. H C. Feldstein" who examined B. Weinstein, it was explained that "Mr. Weinstein" is...
Dates: 1908 November 24