Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
Found in 180 Collections and/or Records:
Overview Letter from H. Schwatt to C.D. Spivak. Schwatt tells Spivak that Adolph Schkolnick did not leave any trunk after he died. He asks Spivak to advise him about the disposition of Schkolnick's clothing.
Dates: 1912 January 18
Overview Typed letter from H. Schwatt to C.D. Spivak. Schwatt tells Spivak that $7.10 in cash and one watch was found from the remains of Adolph Schkolnick after he passed away at the sanatorium.
Dates: 1911 December 20
Overview Handwritten letter from Jacob Fishman, a member of the King David Lodge, to C.D. Spivak asking if he can retrieve a burial certificate for the death of David Rubin. He says that he enclosed one dollar to pay for the certificate.
Dates: 1910 April 21
Overview Handwritten letter from Jennie Levitt to C.D. Spivak. Levitt asks Spivak to forward all of her late son’s personal belongings to her nephew, Jacob Levine. Levitt thanks Spivak.
Dates: 1912 March 8
Overview Letter from J. Schkolnick to C.D. Spivak. Schkolnick explains that he is not able to spare any cash for his brother’s burial, but his brother did belong to the Workmen’s Circle Branch 80 and they would be able to pay for Adolph Schkolnick’s burial. Schkolnick explains to Spivak that he must receive a copy of his brother’s death certificate to show the Workmen’s Circle so that they would be willing to pay for the burial. Schkolnick also requested that Spivak send him any papers left behind from...
Dates: 1911 December 21
Overview Handwritten letter from Louis Gonda to C.D. Spivak asking Spivak to send the belongings of his dead brother, Alex Gonda. He also says that he last heard from his brother in San Francisco before receiving Spivak's telegram regarding his death. The letter is signed "Very truly- his brother, Louis Gonda" with his New York City address on the bottom of the letter. There is also an empty envelope addressed to Spivak associated with this letter.
Dates: 1910 June 20
Overview Typed letter from M. Kalisky to C.D. Spivak on behalf of Abraham Goodman. Mr. Goodman requested that all gold rings left from his late wife, Jennie Goodman be sent to him from JCRS. The letter is signed "Miriam Kalisky" at the bottom.
Dates: 1910 April 28
Overview Letter from Affeld of the Jewish Daily Forward to C.D. Spivak. Affeld tells Spivak that Henry Schnoor passed away on February 23, 1912 and was buried by JCRS in Denver. Affeld tells Spivak that Schnoor’s children sent his office $20.00 and told him that they would like a burial stone erected on their father’s grave. Affeld promised the children that he would attend to the request and asks Spivak for his help in the matter. Affeld also includes a post script that states the children would also...
Dates: 1912 June 5
Overview Handwritten letter from Morris Goldstein's family to C.D. Spivak. The family asks Spivak if their son left any message for them before he died. They are also asking for details about the funeral and the cost so that they can reimburse JCRS for the expenses. They thank Spivak for all that he has done and sign the letter "Mr. and Mrs. Goldstein and family" with their address at the bottom.
Dates: 1910 May 13
Overview Handwritten letter from Mrs. N. Ostroff to H. Schwatt. Ostroff informs Schwatt that several papers need to be filled out regarding the death of Catherine Queen. She tells Schwatt that she is the sister that was with Queen when she died and asks Schwatt to fill the papers out for her. She also tells Schwatt that she will review any charges left behind from Queen. She finished the letter by stating that Queen’s occupation was as a dressmaker when she was feeling well. The letter is signed, “N....
Dates: 1911 October 21