Letters of recommendation
Subject Source: Art & Architecture Thesaurus
Found in 7 Collections and/or Records:
Overview Handwritten letter from A.D. Achtenberg to P. Hillkowitz. Achtenberg introduces Jacob Housman and tells him that Housman has tuberculosis. Achtenberg tells Hillkowitz that it is the desire of the director of St. Joseph Hospital that Housman receives the best treatment from JCRS in Denver. Achtenberg tells Hillkowtiz that they will see it as a personal favor if Hillkowitz gave Housman’s case his attention for admission.
Dates: 1910 November 3
Overview Typed letter from P. Hillkowitz to C.D. Spivak. Hillkowitz explains to Spivak that J. Kopelowitz was examined by Dr. Walbrach on October 2nd, 1908 and was told Kopelowitz’s stage of tuberculosis is incipient. Hillkowitz advised Spivak to check Kopelowitz’s sputum before admitting him.
Dates: 1908 November 9
Overview Handwritten letter from H. Cohen to P. Hillkowitz. Cohen informs Hillkowitz that there is a young woman in Galveston, Texas whose parents are anxious to have their daughter admitted to JCRS. Cohen tells Hillkowitz that the young woman suffers from consumption and needs care. He also says that she belongs to the Orthodox Jewish community in Galveston and any attention Hillkowitz can provide will be appreciated. The letter is signed, “H. Cohen” on the verso of the letter.
Dates: 1910 June 10
Overview Typed letter from J. Elsner to P. Hillkowitz. Elsner tells Hillkowitz that Mr. Nagler was supposed to see him three months ago but he is without a home. Elsner says that Spivak promised to find a place for him in the sanatorium but he is away. Elsner asks Hillkowitz to find a place for Nagler while Spivak is away so that Nagler does not starve on the streets. He hopes Hillkowitz can do the best that he can for him.
Dates: 1910 May 31
Overview Handwritten letter from J. Hurwitz to P. Hillkowitz. Hurwitz informs Hillkowitz that Isidor Schwartz has been a resident of Seattle, Washington for quite some time and has been stricken with tuberculosis. The city physicians advised Schwartz to go to Denver for treatment. Hurwitz states that the community in Seattle feels that Schwartz is entitled to the best care from the JCRS sanatorium. Hurwitz tells Hillkowitz that his kindness shown to Schwartz will be greatly appreciated by the Seattle...
Dates: 1908 May 27
Overview Handwritten letter from J. Hurwitz to P. Hillkowitz. Hurwitz informs Hillkowitz that Isidor Schwartz was detained from the sanatorium, but is a deserving case. Hurwitz states that he thought Schwartz would be admitted to JCRS without any delay. Hurwitz hopes that Hillkowitz will be considerate and admit Schwartz without any further delay.
Dates: 1908 June 1
Overview Handwritten letter from P. Hillkowitz to C.D. Spivak. Hillkowitz explains to Spivak that J. Kopelowitz was examined and the doctor found physical symptoms of tuberculosis. Hillkowitz tells Spivak that checking Kopelowitz’s sputum is no longer necessary because his symptoms are quite clear.
Dates: 1908 November 9