Letters of recommendation
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Found in 153 Collections and/or Records:
Overview Typed letter from C.D. Spivak to M. Lipschitz. Spivak informs Lipschitz that he received his previous letter introducing Mr. Diamond. Spivaks also says that he will gladly accommodate the applicant and admit him as soon as there is vacancy. Spivak tells Lipschitz that the sanatorium is quite crowded at the moment and there is a large waiting list; therefore, Diamond will have to wait a few weeks before he can be admitted. Spivak acknowledges the effort Lipschitz’s society has made for JCRS’...
Dates: 1911 February 14
Overview Typed letter from C.D. Spivak to N.P. Levin asking him to admit Max Cohen to the Jewish Consumptives' Relief Society as an emergency patient. Spivak tells Levin that Dr. E. Friedman recommended his case to the sanatorium. He signs the letter "Secretary" at the bottom.
Dates: 1910 June 14
Overview Typed letter from C.D. Spivak to N.P. Levin asking him to admit Annie Cray as an emergency patient. Spivak tells Levin that he received a note from Dr. E. Friedman that stated that she has suffered from a hemorrhage for about two weeks and Friedman recommended that she be admitted as soon as possible.
Dates: 1910 June 20
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 Letter from C.F. Zittel to C.D. Spivak. Zittel introduces Mr. Bernstein to C.D. Spivak and tells him that Mrs. Bloch and Mrs. Loew are sending him to Denver for treatment. Zittel tells Spivak that he is writing this letter so that Spivak can do everything he can for Bernstein’s case. Zittel also tells Spivak that last Saturday he arranged the program and secured the artists for the Benefit at the Herald Square Theatre, which was tendered by the New York Ladies Auxiliary. Zittel finishes the...
Dates: 1911 April 5
Overview Typed letter from C. Lipshutz to C.D. Spivak. Lipschutz wrote to introduce Jacob Dayner to C.D. Spivak. Lipschutz also stated that Dayner left for Denver on his own accord and asked Spivak to try his best to assist with Dayner’s medical needs.
Dates: 1911 January 28
Overview Letter from D.J. Zinner, Supreme Secretary of the Order Knights of Joseph U.S. Supreme Lodge to C.D. Spivak. Zinner wrote on behalf of Louis Twersky, a member of the Bronenberg Lodge #40 in Philadelphia. Zinner tells Spivak that Twersky is in great need of medical attention and Zinner would consider Spivak’s help a favor.
Dates: 1911 April 14
Overview Typed letter from Dr. M. Collins of The National Jewish Hospital in Denver to C.D. Spivak. Collins acknowledges that Rabbi Wolsey and the Cleveland Council of Jewish Women of Cleveland put in a request to transfer Gutnick to JCRS. Collins tells Spivak that Gutnick has been at the hospital for one year, which is well over the limit the hospital keeps any patient. Collins asks Spivak if he can admit Gutnick to JCRS as fast as possible.
Dates: 1910 August 9
Overview Handwritten letter from Dr. P.A. Siegelstein to C.D. Spivak. Siegelstein asks Spivak to do his best to admit Max Cooper to JCRS as soon as possible. Siegelstein explains that Cooper is a poor young man that he has known for years. He tells Spivak that New York City cannot help Cooper’s case. Siegelstein also includes a postscript asking Spivak to convey his complements to Rabbi Kauvar whose acquaintance he had the pleasure to make.
Dates: 1910 June 6
Overview Handwritten letter from the Ladies Montefiore Aid Society to C.D. Spivak. The society wrote on behalf of Isidor Schwartz’s condition at JCRS and asked Spivak to keep Schwartz as long as needed to fully recover from his tuberculosis. The society also stated that they held a meeting to discuss Schwartz’s condition and hopes that the young man is held at JCRS until he is capable of working and can pay for his own living. L.M.A.S. thanks Spivak for his kindness.
Dates: 1908 August 19