Tuberculosis -- Patients
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
Found in 101 Collections and/or Records:
Abstract Handwritten application for sponsorship with JCRS New York letterhead. "It reads Name: Michael Leckstein, Address: 276 Monroe St. N.Y. City, Age: 26 Years, Occupation: Taylor, Married: Yes, Nativity: Russia, Duration of Disease: 18 Months, Ever been to hospital or sanatorium: No, Member of Lodge or Society: No."
Dates: 1909 May 24
Abstract Excerpt of a letter from H. Masliansky that C.D. Spivak made note of. The excerpt explains that David Gordon should be the next patient admitted to the sanatorium. It also states that Gordon was from Port Chester, New York and Gordon claims he filed his application in Denver months ago.
Dates: 1911 September 28
Abstract Excerpt of a letter from H. Masliansky that C.D. Spivak made note of. Masliansky stated that he would like Gordon admitted at once because the Port Chester community that Gordon is from promised to reciprocate their kindness.
Dates: 1911 October 4
Abstract Typed excerpt of letter from Rev. H. Masliansky to Dr. Charles Spivak. It reads "Mr. Michael Leckstein, of 229 Clinton St., will call at your office within a few days. I hope that he will be admitted within six weeks." Excerpt is unsigned and undated.
Abstract Excerpt of a letter from H. Masliansky to C.D. Spivak. Masliansky states in the letter that there are reports concerning JCRS. One being a young resident from Denver by the name Goodstein shared some gruesome facts about the sanatorium to Masliansky and other people. Masliansky also complains about ex-patient Abe Billen and says that he has been visiting all of the societies and lodges with heartrending stories. Masliansky makes a point that the woman’s stories from Denver and Billen’s stories...
Dates: 1911 April 7
Abstract Excerpt of a typed letter from H. Masliansky to C.D. Spivak. Maslianky writes to call Spivak’s attention to a complaint made by the Admiral Schley Lodge No. 248 regarding Fred Rosner. Maslianksy states that the society claims that Rosner was admitted to the sanatorium for three weeks, and now that he is discharged he wanders the streets ruining his health. Masliansky also tells Spivak that the society has been members of JCRS, but decided not to pay their dues until the case is explained....
Dates: 1909 November 28
Abstract Handwritten letter from Dr. A.A. Himowich, 130 Henry Street, New York, to Rev. H. Masliansky, in which he states Michael Leckstein is suffering with tuberculosis, and his left lung is badly affected. He also states he would benefit staying in the Denver Sanatorium. Letter is signed by A.A. Himowich.
Dates: 1909 May 24
Abstract Typed letter from C.D. Spivak to A. Lehrfeld, secretary of the Admiral Schley Lodge #248 O.B.A. Spivak addresses the letter that was originally sent to H. Masliansky regarding the complaints made from friends of Fred Rosner. The friends complained that JCRS only took care of Rosner for three weeks and then discharged him with nowhere else to go. Spivak tells Lehrfeld that Rosner filed his application on April 26th, 1909 while bearing letters from the Grad Master, Samuel Dorf and from Mrs....
Dates: 1909 December 9
Abstract Typed letter from C.D. Spivak to H. Masliansky informing him that Rose Zeretzky gave birth to a girl at the Crittenton Home in Colorado. Spivak mentions that he did not know that Zeretzky was pregnant until she was admitted into the sanatorium and that he cannot readmit her into the sanatorium because the baby would keep all of the patients awake and the baby may become infected as well. He asks Masliansky if he can communicate with Mr. Nathan Zeretzky so that he can make arrangements with his...
Dates: 1910 July 13
Abstract Typed letter from C.D. Spivak to H. Masliansky informing him that Max Cooper was invited for admission to the Jewish Consumptives' Relief Society. Spivak notes that Cooper was recommended for admission by the N.Y.L.Aux J.C.R.S. He signs the letter "Secretary" at the bottom.
Dates: 1910 July 5