Tuberculosis -- Patients
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
Found in 27 Collections and/or Records:
Overview Handwritten letter from Abraham Polinsky to Mr. Hilkerson. Polinsky informs Hilkerson that he is writing in reference to his case. He reminds Hilkerson that he commanded him to see a lawyer to help him with his case, but Polinsky tells Hilkerson that the lawyer only wants money and he can no longer fund him anymore. Polinsky hopes the lawyer will continue to work on his case without asking for more money, but he asks Hilkerson to talk to Mr. Cohen so that he does not make a fool of Polinksy any...
Dates: 1911 December 12
Overview Handwritten letter from Abraham Polinsky to P. Hillkowitz. Polinsky begins the letter by thanking Hillkowitz for the trouble he had taken to respond to his letters. He also acknowledges that JCRS has been very kind to refer his case to a counselor. Polinsky asks Hillkowitz to not blame him for his actions because it had already been five years since the case has been in Cohen’s hands and he is a poor man that cannot send any more money for litigation expenses. Polinsky also tells Hillkowitz...
Dates: 1912 February 27
Overview Typed letter from C.D. Spivak to H. Cohen, attorney of JCRS. Spivak begins the letter by telling him that there is more work for him to do regarding pension for Harry Kantor. He states that he enclosed a letter from A.A. Kantor about his son, Harry Kantor who was honorably discharged from the navy. Spivak asks if Cohen is able to obtain a pension for Harry from the navy. After Spivak signs the letter "Secretary" at the bottom he includes a postscript. The postscript clarifies the date of the...
Dates: 1910 April 29
Overview Typed letter from C.D. Spivak to Henry Cohen, attorney of JCRS, regarding the pension that Harry Kantor requested from the government. Spivak tells Cohen that he received a letter from Kantor about the status of his pension that he should be receiving from the government for serving in the navy. Spivak asks Cohen if he has an answer that he can give to Kantor so that he feels better about the case. He then reminds Cohen that Harry Kantor's father, A.A. Kantor is a good friend of Spivak’s,...
Dates: 1910 July 12
Overview Typed letter from C.D. Spivak to H. Cohen. Spivak responds to Cohen’s previous letter regarding Miss Rosa Gordon’s admission to JCRS. Spivak tells Cohen that they would be glad to take care of the young lady, but they cannot admit her right away because the sanatorium is crowded and their wait list is unusually large. Spivak advises Cohen to send Gordon to Denver with sufficient means to take care of herself until she is admitted. Spivak tells Cohen that she will have to board with a private...
Dates: 1910 June 14
Overview Typed letter from C.D. Spivak to Henry Cohen. Spivak tells Cohen that his previous correspondence was received and he will do his best to admit Rosa Gordon at the earliest possible time. Spivak apologizes because there is currently not any vacancy at the sanatorium, but JCRS will take any measure to admit Gordon without much delay. In the meantime, Spivak tells Cohen that JCRS will also try to provide her with all of the medical attention that is found necessary for her. The letter is signed,...
Dates: 1910 June 28
Overview Typed letter from C.D. Spivak to H. Cohen. Spivak explains that he was going over applications and found that the documents in connection with Philip Polinsky are not on file. Spivak tells Cohen that it seems like Cohen has quite a number of letters in connection with the Polinsky case - which Cohen used to obtain his insurance. Spivak asks Cohen to be kind enough to look into the matter and let JCRS know whether he has any documents in his possession. Spivak tells Cohen that if he does have...
Dates: 1912 July 29
Overview Typed letter from C.D. Spivak to H. Cohen. Spivak enclosed Catherine Queen’s will and told Cohen to do whatever is necessary with it. Spivak also told Cohen that he received $20.00 for court expenses from Mrs. Ostroff.
Dates: 1912 January 11
Overview Letter from C.D. Spivak to H. Cohen. Spivak enclosed a letter from J. Guttmann regarding the payment for Feldman’s name change on his death certificate. Spivak asks Cohen to let him know how to handle the matter.
Dates: 1912 March 11
Overview Typed letter from C.D. Spivak to Rabbi Henry Cohen informing him that Hyman Daily was invited for admission to the Jewish Consumptives' Relief Society. He signs the letter "Secretary" at the bottom.
Dates: 1910 August 3