Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
Found in 136 Collections and/or Records:
Overview Bill from the Postal Telegraph-Cable Company. The bill instructs Spivak to pay .80 cents because the Jewish Aid Society refused payment of the telegraph he sent to them on April 16th, 1910.
Dates: 1910 April 17
Overview Receipt from Whitehead and Meyer Undertakers for the transportation of Jennie Goodman's remains. The box and shipping expenses come to a total $120.20.
Dates: 1910 April 23
Overview Bank check from C.D. Spivak addressed to Whitehead and Meyer for the cost of Emil Jusskowitz's funeral expenses. The total amount is $52.10 on the check, but Spivak is only paying a partial amount of the expenses.
Dates: 1910 September 13
Overview Copy of a typed letter to "Mrs. M. Amter, Sec'y., Ladies Shroud Society, 1723 Ogden, City." from Dr. Spivak dated "Oct. 27/09" [sic]. The letter informs Mrs. Amter that the Sanatorium has collected $56.01 from deceased patients [Fannie Berman included] who were buried by the Ladies Shroud Society; and, that a check for $56.01 is enclosed with the letter. The letter is not signed but Secretary is typed at the bottom.
Dates: 1909 October 27
Overview Copy of a receipt from Golden Hill Cemetery detailing the cost of Sam Barsky's burial. Items charged on the bill include a hearse, grave, digging, undertaker, Bal Misaskim, and Tachrichem. The total of the bill comes to $31.50. The block and grave numbers are listed on the receipt as well.
Dates: 1911 June 11
Overview Excerpt of letter from Miriam Kalisky to JCRS. She apologizes for sending Jennie Goodman to Denver. She admits that she knew nothing about her condition besides the information that was given to her from physicians in Chicago who said it was Goodman's only salvation to better health.
Dates: 1910 April 19
Overview Handwritten letter from Annie Jusskowitz to C.D. Spivak. She kindly requests a favor from Spivak to send over her husband's belongings such as his clothes and money left by him upon his death at JCRS. In a postscript she also asks if Spivak can provide her with the address of the man who delivered Emil Jusskowitz's body because he lives in Brooklyn, New York.
Dates: 1910 August 8
Overview Handwritten letter from A. Levinson to C.D. Spivak. Levinson asked Spivak to kindly forward the requested death certificate. She told him that there was a money order for $2.00 enclosed in the letter as well. Levinson also informed Spivak that Mrs. Queen listed Spivak as an executor on her will and Levinson wanted to know what steps Spivak had taken towards her estate. She hoped that she was not asking for too much from Spivak and signed the letter, “Anna Levinson” at the bottom.
Dates: 1911 October 31
Overview Typed letter from B.J. Hart of the United Jewish Charities to C.D. Spivak. Hart informs Spivak that they did not receive a telegram from JCRS and they also did not know Dave Yudelowitz died. Hart mentions that Yudelowitz left his charity against their orders. Also, the neighborhood gathered a collection of money for him. He states at the end of the letter that Mr. Yudelowitz was not married and the address to Sarah Yudelowitz was actually where Mr. Yudelowitz boarded before admitting himself to...
Dates: 1910 May 10
Overview Typed letter from C.D. Spivak to A. Jusskowitz. Spivak informs her that the trunk of her deceased husband cannot be sent through C.O.D. Also, the cost to ship the trunk would amount to $10.00 or $12.00 even though the Express Company does not want to be responsible for the trunk. He also tells her to follow up with Jacob Schoen regarding the money that was left with Emil Jusskowitz upon his death.
Dates: 1910 August 16