Subject Source: Lcnaf
Found in 167 Collections and/or Records:
Overview Typed letter from C.D. Spivak in Denver, Colorado to Mr. Sol. Landman, "Pres., Cong. Shara Efilo" in Pittsburg, Pennsylvania informs that as requested Spivak has inquired of Herman Schwatt, the superintendent at the Sanatorium if there was work on the premises for Mr. Finkelstein. Schwatt has informed Spivak that Finkelstein is physically unable to do hard work and that there is no light work which is available. Spivak apologizes that he cannot do anything more for Finkelstein in the way of...
Dates: 1911 February 21
Overview Typed letter from C.D. Spivak to all of the National Directors in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania informing them that Jacob Mallinger was invited for admission to the Jewish Consumptives' Relief Society. Spivak wants all of JCRS' friends in Pittsburgh to know that JCRS is doing the best that they can for suffering members of the Pittsburgh community. He signs the letter "Secretary" at the bottom.
Dates: 1911 February 4
Overview Typed letter from C.D. Spivak in Denver, Colorado, to H.B. Ferguson in Pittsburg, Pennsylvania, stating that Abe Levy reached Denver this afternoon, September 24, and that he has filed an application for the JCRS. He has $15.00 in his possession and will be able to pay for a week or two of board at the Sanatorium. Letter is unsigned but "Secretary" is typed at the bottom.
Dates: 1908 September 24
Overview Handwritten letter in blank ink and lined paper from David Goldenson in Pittsburg, Pennsylvania to Dr. C.D. Spivak in Denver, Colorado informs that Mr. David Goldenson had received Spivak's letter from the 10th. David Goldenson expresses his pleasure that his son, Harry Goldenson, has been invited to enter JCRS Sanatorium. David Goldenson explains that Harry is his only child which is why he and his wife are so worried about him. Letter is signed by David Goldenson.
Dates: 1909 February 16
Overview Typed letter from JCRS President Dr. Hillkowitz in Denver, Colorado to Mr. J.S. Glick in Pittsburg, Pennsylvania informing that Hillkowitz found a record of the demise of Mr. Harry Goldenson who was a patient at JCRS Sanatorium. Hillkowitz writes that he did not see any mention of JCRS in Mr. Harry Goldenson's obituary. He informs that "But as the success of our institution is greatly dependent upon its publicity." Informs that Mr. J.S. Glick may amed the matter by writing an editorial review...
Dates: 1909 May 21
Overview Typed letter from Esther Sher to Dr. Charles Spivak asking if he had received her previous letter, and if he had any success with Joseph Winkler. Letter is signed and dated.
Dates: 1911 April 21
Overview Typed letter from Esther Sher to Dr. Charles Spivak informing him that a copy of the original letter to Spivak is enclosed. Letter is signed and dated.
Dates: 1911 April 28
Overview Typed letter from Esther Sher, assistant superintendent of the United Jewish Relief Association of Pittsburg, to Dr. Charles Spivak, informing him of the situation of Joseph Winkler's family in Pennsylvania. Winkler's wife and two children are relying on Jewish Charities. The oldest son of the family is in need of treatment, but his mother refuses to send him away for treatment, saying that her husband will not allow it. Esther Sher is hopeful that Spivak can persuade Joseph Winkler to convince...
Dates: 1911 April 11
Overview Handwritten letter from Mrs. Fannie Winkler to Dr. Charles Spivak asking him about the condition of her husband, Joseph Winkler. Letter is signed and dated.
Dates: 1911 May 16
Overview Handwritten letter from Fannie Winkler to Dr. Charles Spivak, requesting the $45 she sent back. She also requests that the JCRS send Joe Winkler's watch and chain. She is poor, and the money she sent was borrowed, not hers. She is hoping Spivak will have pity on her. She also requests the location of his grave, so that her children can visit when they are older. Letter is signed and dated.
Dates: 1911 June 19