Tuberculosis -- Patients
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
Found in 28 Collections and/or Records:
Overview Typed letter from Dr. Charles Spivak to Mr. L. Morris, informing him that Jacob Schwartzstein has been admitted to the Sanatorium of JCRS. Letter is dat but unsigned; "Secretary" is printed at the bottom.
Dates: 1910 October 20
Overview Typed letter from JCRS Secretary Dr. Charles Spivak to Nation Director Mr. Joseph Barondess regarding the admittance of Esther Jacobs.
Dates: 1910, October 7.
Overview Typed letter From Dr. Charles Spivak to Joseph Barondess, National Director, JCRS, 165 E. B'way, New York City, NY, in which he informs they invited Louis Teplitzky, whom he recommended, to the sanatorium. Letter is unsigned but "Secretary" is typed at bottom.
Dates: 1910 January 25
Overview Typed letter from C.D. Spivak to J. Barondess informing him that M. Rabinowitz was invited for admission to the Jewish Consumptives' Relief Society. Spivak assures him that Rabinowitz’s stay at JCRS will be beneficial for his health. He signs the letter "Secretary" at the bottom.
Dates: 1911 March 1
Overview Typed letter from C.D. Spivak to J. Barondess. Spivak thanks Barondess for enclosing the translated letter. Spivak tells Barondess that he will write to him in more length later, but he is overwhelmed with work.
Dates: 1911 August 10
Overview Typed letter from C.D. Spivak to J. Barondess. Spivak explains to Barondess that he needed to wait for a good time that would allow him to write a substantial letter. He tells Barondess that the staff at the sanatorium is very busy trying to make ends meet and their spirits are too depressed to appreciate the fun and ridiculousness of psychopaths such as Mr. Rabinowitz. He also tells Barondess that the funds at JCRS are quite low and trustees of JCRS had to make their own loans to the society....
Dates: 1911 August 16
Overview Typed letter from C.D. Spivak to J. Barondess. Spivak thanks Barondess for enclosing a second letter from Rabinowitz. Spivak admits that he called Rabinowitz to his office to address his behavior, but realized that there is no point in arguing with a lunatic. Spivak also enjoyed how Rabinowitz criticized Dr. Liebert’s method of treating diseases in the throat. Spivak also comments to Barondess that Rabinowitz’s claim about JCRS getting patients to sign papers expressing that everything is fine...
Dates: 1911 August 21
Overview Typed letter from C.D. Spivak to J. Barondess. Spivak thanks Barondess for the interest Barondess has always taken into JCRS. Spivak admits he was happy to read that Barondess would not for a moment give credence to Mr. Rabinowitz’s vagaries. Spivak tells Barondess that the affairs at the sanatorium have not improved that much since his last letter. Spivak also says that the trustees have decided to sell bonds to their friends with the hopes that it will help raise money for the sanatorium.
Dates: 1911 August 29
Overview Typed letter from C.D. Spivak to J. Barondess. Spivak tells Barondess that Rabinowitz went to New York and spread news to relatives of patient Sam Garlick that he was in a dying condition. JCRS has received several telegrams about the news from the relatives. Spivak tells Barondess that Garlick is actually improving daily. Spivak gives Barondess the names and addresses of the relatives and asks Barondess to investigate the matter since he was highly involved with Rabinowitz’s life at the...
Dates: 1911 October 13
Overview Typed letter from C.D. Spivak to J. Barondess. Spivak apologizes for not responding to his previous letter with the Russian letter enclosed. Spivak says that Mr. Rabinowitz made an accusation that Spivak invented the rumors regarding Sam Garlick’s health. Spivak tells Barondess that he had Garlick write a statement about the fact the Rabinowitz told his relative misinformation. Spivak enclosed the statement in the letter and asks Barondess to return the statement when he is done with it.
Dates: 1911 November 21