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World War, 1914-1918

 Subject
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 6 Collections and/or Records:

Box 1, 1919-1920

 File — Box B375.01.0001: Series B375.01 [U186023261536]
Identifier: B375.01.0001
Overview Copies of several letters written between February 1919 and September 1920 by Dr. Spivak and his family in Denver while he was away.

Correspondence, 1919 February-1920 March

 File
Identifier: B375.01.0001.0001
Overview The collection consists of original letters between Dr. Charles Spivak and his family and colleagues during Dr. Spivak's travels to Poland via France in the 1920s. Dr. Spivak was appointed a member of the Joint Distribution Committee's relief unit to study health and sanitation in Europe after World War I.

Correspondence, 1920 April-September

 File
Identifier: B375.01.0001.0002
Overview The collection consists of original letters between Dr. Charles Spivak and his family and colleagues during Dr. Spivak's travels to Poland via France in the 1920s. Dr. Spivak was appointed a member of the Joint Distribution Committee's relief unit to study health and sanitation in Europe after World War I.

Dr. C. D. Spivak Send-Off Dinner Program and Menu, 1919 December 28

 Item
Identifier: B250.01.0001.0009.00001
Overview Invitation to dinner and program for the farewell of Dr. C. D. Spivak as he departed for Poland to aid Jewish surviors of the war. Kosher dinner menu is written in French.

Dr. Charles Spivak, circa 1918

 Item
Identifier: B063.08.0016.00087
Overview Formal military portrait of Dr. Charles Spivak wearing his World War I dress uniform.

Spivak Letters, National Library of Israel

 Collection
Identifier: B375
Overview Dr. Charles Spivak was born in Russia in 1861 and died in Denver, Colorado in 1927. He arrived in New York City in 1882 and graduated from Jefferson Medical College in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. In 1893, Charles Spivak married Jennie Charsky and they had three children: David, Deena, and Ruth. Jennie Charsky was born in Russia in 1871 and briefly studied law at Cornell before graduating from the University of Denver. Because of Jennie's poor health the Spivaks moved to Denver in 1886. Dr....