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Tuberculosis -- Hospitals -- Denver (Colo.)

 Subject
Subject Source: Local sources

Found in 57 Collections and/or Records:

Abe Axelrod's Application for Admission to JCRS, 1910 February 28

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Identifier: B002.01.0102.0084.00001
Overview Handwritten application for admittance to JCRS for Abe Axelrod. It includes information such as age (27), place of birth (Russia), and occupation (tailor). He was married and his nearest family was his wife, brother and sister. On the backside, it is written he had tuberculosis stage II, and consolidation in the center of the right lung. He was admitted on April 1st, 1910, and died on May 8, 1910.

Cashier's check from C.D. Spivak to J. Axelrod, 1910 June 2

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Identifier: B002.01.0102.0084.00042
Overview Cashier's check written to Jennie Axelrod for the possesions left behind from her deceased husband, Abe Axelrod at the Jewish Consumptives' Relief Society. Dr. C.D. Spivak, Sec'y of JCRS notes "One gold watch and one diamond ring left after deceased abe Axelrod" on the line of the check that mentions the amount in dollars. There is a number on the bottom of the check that states the value price for the items as $16.18.

Envelope from G. Belitzer to C.D. Spivak, 1910 May 12

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Identifier: B002.01.0102.0084.00035
Overview Empty envelope addressed to Mr. C.D. Spivak from G. Belitzer. The postmark is from Dallas, Texas on May 12 at 10:30AM, 1910.

Letter from A. Axelrod to C.D. Spivak, 1910 March 24

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Identifier: B002.01.0102.0084.00006
Overview Handwritten letter from Mr. Abe Axelrod to Dr. Charles Spivak, writing to warn the JCRS of Fern Hill Sanatorium which, according Mr. Axelrod is nothing more than making scheme to lure consumptives and rob them of their money and valuable. He details his experience at Fern Hill Sanatorium and begs for a place at the JCRS as soon as possible. Letter is signed and dated.

Letter from C.D. Spivak to A. Axelrod, 1910 March 31

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Identifier: B002.01.0102.0084.00007
Overview Typed letter on JCRS letterhead from Dr. Charles Spivak to Mr. Abe Axelrod, inviting him to the JCRS Sanatorium. Letter is dated but unsigned; "Secretary" is printed at the bottom.

Letter from C.D. Spivak to A. Axelrod, 1910 March 31

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Identifier: B002.01.0102.0084.00015
Overview Typed letter from Dr. Charles Spivak to Mr. Alex Axelrod, informing her that his brother, Mr. Abe Axelrod, has been invited to the Sanatorium of the JCRS. Letter is dated but unsigned; "Secretary" is printed at the bottom.

Letter from C.D. Spivak to E.M. Kahn, 1910 March 31

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Identifier: B002.01.0102.0084.00020
Overview Typed letter from Dr. Charles Spivak to Mrs. E.M. Kahn, national director of the JCRS of Dallas, Texas, informing her that Mr. Abe Axelrod was invited to the Sanatorium of the JCRS of Denver. Letter is dated but unsigned; "Secretary" is printed at the bottom.

Letter from C.D. Spivak to G. Baron , 1910 May 12

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Identifier: B002.01.0102.0084.00034
Overview Letter from C.D. Spivak to Mrs. G Baron, Rec. Sec'y of the Ladies Heb. Ben Ass'n in Dallas, Texas. The letter states" Dear Friend: In reply to your favor of the 7th inst. I am sorry to state that Mr. Abe Axelrod of your city has passed away on May 8th. We received instruction from the Lodge to which he belonged to ship his body to Dallas. Mr. Axelrod was admitted to the Sanatorium on April 1st and did not leave the place while he was an inmate. Yours sincerely, Secretary."

Letter from C.D. Spivak to G. Belitzer, 1910 May 20

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Identifier: B002.01.0102.0084.00040
Overview Typed letter from C.D. Spivak to G. Belitzer regarding Belitzer's request for a certificate of death of Abe Axelrod. Spivak writes that authorities there do not have complete records on their books and the request will take a few days longer to fulfill.

Letter from C.D. Spivak to G. Belitzer, 1910 June 2

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Identifier: B002.01.0102.0084.00044
Overview Typed letter from C.D. Spivak to G. Belitzer detailing an enclosed death certificate as requested from the Jacob Frees Lodge #101. Spivak mentions that one dollar was used from the $22.18 that was left behind from Abe Axelrod to obtian the death certificate. He also mentions that the watch and ring was mailed to Jennie Axelrod.