Tuberculosis -- Patients
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
Found in 11 Collections and/or Records:
Abstract Letter from C.D. Spivak to H. Masliansky. Spivak tells Masliansky that JCRS admitted Mrs. Leitman to the sanatorium only to study her case and see if she was actually suffering from tuberculosis. Spivak continues to say that he received a letter from Dr. Schwatt and enclosed a copy of it for Masliansky to read. Spivak believes Leitman’s tuberculosis was so slight that the disease went away by the time she was checked by doctors in Denver. Spivak asks Masliansky what to do with Leitman because...
Dates: 1910 August 8
Scope and Contents From the Series: This series of patient records includes medical reports and histories, statistical data of patients, x-rays, and death certificates. The patient files include applications, correspondence and some may also contain photographs and personal items.
Dates: 1911 February 27
Abstract Typed letter from C.D. Spivak to H. Schwatt informing him that Mrs. Mary Leitman, Mr. Louis Simmons, and Miss Freda Zeigler were all invited for admission to the Jewish Consumptives' Relief Society. Spivak also mentions that Miss Sophie Lieberman's stay has been extended. He signs the letter "Secretary" at the bottom.
Dates: 1910 August 29
Abstract Typed letter from C.D. Spivak to H. Schwatt. Spivak informs Schwatt that Mrs. Leitman's stay at the sanatorium expires on December 1, 1910.
Dates: 1910 November 14
Abstract Letter from C.D. Spivak to H. Schwatt. Spivak tells Schwatt that Mrs. Leitman's stay at the sanatorium has been extended for another three months.
Dates: 1910 November 26
Abstract Letter from C.D. Spivak to H. Schwatt. Spivak tells Schwatt that the matter regarding Mrs. Leitman’s request for discharge will be taken up with the Admission and Dismission Committee.
Dates: 1911 January 16
Abstract Typed letter from C.D. Spivak to H. Schwatt. Spivak tells Schwatt that Mrs. Leitman has been asked to leave the sanatorium by February 10, 1911. Spivak also says that Mr. Finkelstein has been asked to leave by March 1, 1911.
Dates: 1911 January 31
Abstract Letter from H. Schwatt to C.D. Spivak. Schwatt explains that Mrs. Leitman, who was admitted on August 30th, 1910 refuses to do anything required of her. Schwatt also reminds Spivak that the doctors at JCRS have never been able to find any evidence of tuberculosis in her lungs or sputum. Schwatt tells Spivak that it is becoming more and more evident to get rid of Leitman.
Dates: 1910 October 30
Abstract Handwritten letter from H. Schwatt to C.D. Spivak. Schwatt tells Spivak that Mrs. Leitman went to the city yesterday and returned today with an announcement that she would be leaving the sanatorium. Schwatt also says that there other peculiar things about her behavior such as the fact that she claims to be a perfectly well woman. She also complained that she did not want to eat the poor food and wanted to go home. Schwatt tells Spivak that she is another case that cannot be managed and wishes...
Dates: 1910 August 7
Abstract Letter from H. Schwatt to C.D. Spivak. Schwatt tells Spivak that Mrs. Leitman has caused him more annoyance than all of the women combined at the sanatorium. Schwatt insists that Leitman be discharged from the sanatorium because she is disturbing the peace of the other female patients. Schwatt kindly asks Spivak to send Leitman a letter of discharge immediately.
Dates: 1911 January 12