Tuberculosis -- Hospitals -- Denver (Colo.)
Subject Source: Local sources
Found in 33 Collections and/or Records:
Overview Check from C.D. Spivak to E. Alexander to pay for D. Diamond’s boarding in Denver. The check amounts to $5.50 for one week of boarding.
Dates: 1911 March 17
Overview Application form of Davis Diamond for admission as a patient to the Jewish Consumptives' Relief Society. He was age 32 at the time of the application. He was born in Romania and immigrated to the United States in 1898. He lived in New York when he contracted tuberculosis. He had been sick for 5 years upon arrival to Denver, Colorado. He also worked to create leather novelties. He belonged to the Independent Order Brith Abraham #83. The verso of the application states he was admitted on March...
Dates: 1911 February 9
Overview This item is one piece of paper that has two different excerpts of letters on it. The first letter was from M. Lipschitz to C.D. Spivak. Lipschitz informed Spivak that a man named D. Diamond was on his way to Denver from New York. Lipschitz stated that his society chose to pay for his travels and advised Diamond to call Spivak once he arrived in Denver. He also asked Spivak to recommend him to somebody for work and to help him with any medical treatment he needed. Lipschitz told Spivak that he...
Dates: 1910 October 8
Overview Two excerpts of letters typed on one page. The first letter was addressed to C.D. Spivak from M. Lipschitz. Lipschitz thanked Spivak for the treatment of Davis Diamond at JCRS, but he told Spivak that Diamond still felt weak. Since Diamond was supposed to leave the sanatorium by November 20th, 1911 he asked Spivak if Diamond’s stay could be extended throughout the winter. Lipschitz told Spivak that if Diamond were to stay through the winter it would give him more time to get better, that way...
Dates: 1911 November 14
Overview Typed letter from C.D. Spivak to H.L. Stebbins, Division Baggage Agent of the Chicago, Burlington, and Quincy Railroad. Spivak tells Stebbins that Mr. Diamond is a poor man who intended to come over to Denver to apply for admission into the JCRS sanatorium. Spivak informs Stebbins that JCRS is a charitable organization and only admits patients who are unable to pay for another institution. Spivak continues to say that Diamond shipped his belongings in November, but suffered from a hemorrhage...
Dates: 1911 February 16
Overview Typed letter from C.D. Spivak to P.A. Siegelstein. Spivak informs Siegelstein that he received his letter introducing Mr. Diamond. Spivak also says that he will gladly accommodate the applicant and admit him as soon as there is vacancy. Spivak knows that Siegelstein understands the circumstances of the long wait list at JCRS, but Spivak says that he will do the best that he can for Diamond.
Dates: 1911 February 14
Overview Typed letter from C.D. Spivak to Davis Diamond regarding his admission to the Jewish Consumptives' Relief Society. Spivak is pleased to inform Diamond that the Admission and Dismission Committee of the JCRS extends an invitation to come to the sanatorium. Spivak also provides instructions when accepting the offer. Diamond must present the letter to the superintendent of JCRS within two days and between the hours of 2 P.M. to 4 P.M., except on Saturdays and Sundays. He also writes a postscript...
Dates: 1911 March 14
Overview Typed letter from C.D. Spivak to D. Diamond. Spivak wrote on behalf of the Admission and Dismisson Committee to remind Diamond that his stay at the sanatorium will terminate on October 15th, 1911. He asked Diamond to make all preparations needed to leave by that date. He also stated that he would like Diamond to keep JCRS up to date regarding his health. Spivak hopes that Diamond's health continues to improve outside of the sanatorium. The letter is signed "Secretary" at the bottom.
Dates: 1911 September 20
Overview Typed letter from C.D. Spivak to D. Diamond. Spivak wrote on behalf of the Admission and Dismisson Committee to remind Diamond that his stay at the sanatorium will terminate on November 20th, 1911. He asked Diamond to make all preparations needed to leave by that date. He also stated that he would like Diamond to keep JCRS up to date regarding his health. Spivak hopes that Diamond's health continues to improve outside of the sanatorium. The letter is signed "Secretary" at the bottom.
Dates: 1911 October 27
Overview Typed letter from C.D. Spivak to D. Diamond. Spivak informs him that his stay at JCRS has been extended to January 1st, 1912. Spivak trusts that he will sufficiently improve to leave the sanatorium by that time.
Dates: 1911 December 6th