Subject Source: Local sources
Found in 57 Collections and/or Records:
Overview Typed check from C.D. Spivak in Denver, Colorado, that states "Deposit check for $464.80 and gold watch and chain belonging to late Chas. Sadofsky [Charles Sodefsky], also cash to the amount of $1.64." It is signed by Henry Cohen in ink.
Dates: 1910 November 22
Overview Typed Copy of a Bill from Whitehead and Meyer, the originals were given to Henry Cohen. Deceased Charles Sodefsky was sent to be buried in Hartford, Connecticut for the price of $161.20. At the bottom of the page, it reads "The Jewish Consumptives Relief Society for board and lodging from Feb. 27th to Mr. 20th at 2.00 per day, $44.00." These copies are not signed.
Dates: 1910 November 8
Overview Copy of typed letter from C.D. Spivak in Denver, Colorado to Mrs. Catherine Queen in Edgewater, Colorado informs that Henry Cohen, the JCRS attorney, has written Spivak to inform that he has sent for Mrs. Catherine Queen's signature on an affidavit in the matter of making the JCRS the beneficiary of Queen's will but that he has not heard from her yet. Spivak requests that if Catherine Queen has not changed her intentions that she sign the above mentioned affidavit and mail it to Spivak. Letter...
Dates: 1910 November 15
Overview Copy of typed letter on JCRS letterhead from C.D. Spivak in Denver, Colorado to J.B. Fish in Edgewater, Colorado informs that Spivak has received a letter from JCRS lawyer, Henry Cohen, in reference to the request of Mrs. Queen to change the beneficiary of her Prudential Insurance Company. Spivak informs that Cohen asks that Mrs. Queen send a letter to the city where Mr. Robert Wilson, her former beneficiary, to obtain a copy of the death certificate, most likely from the New York Department of...
Dates: 1909 November 26
Overview Carbon copy of letter from C.D Spivak in Denver, Colorado to Mr. Henry Cohen in Atlanta, Georgia. Letter states that Mr. Fred W. Strube called inquiring about his father, Conrad Strube. Spivak states that JCRS has reference to a bank account in the Interstate Saving Bank amounting to $190.00 and that correspondence states that the matter has been turned over to Mr. Henry Cohen as per their reply from Mr. R.S Key. Spivak asks Cohen whether he has the bank book or any information in regards to...
Dates: 1916 January 19
Overview Copy of letter on The Jewish Consumptives' Relief Society letterhead from C.D. Spivak in Denver, Colorado, to Mr. Henry Cohen in Denver, Colorado. Letter states that enclosed are two letters received from Mr. Abraham Kaiser, who is now in the County Jail serving a sentence of 90s days for vagrancy. Mr. Kaiser is an intelligent fellow, a very nice fellow, and during his stay at the Sanatorium for the first three months, he behaved himself as a perfect gentleman, for he never took a drink all the...
Dates: 1909 February 2
Overview Second application for admittance to JCRS filled out by hand in ink for Harry Shapiro. Information on the form includes his age, place of birth, occupation, residence, marital status, previous sanatorium stay information, nearest relatives, and is signed in black ink by Harry Shapiro. At the bottom of the page, under "Recommendation," are two names and addresess. The first name and address are illegible. The second reads "Henry Cohen, 625 [illegible] Bldg., Denver, Colo." The back of the form...
Dates: 1909 February 23
Overview Handwritten letter from Abraham Polinsky to Mr. Hilkerson. Polinsky informs Hilkerson that he is writing in reference to his case. He reminds Hilkerson that he commanded him to see a lawyer to help him with his case, but Polinsky tells Hilkerson that the lawyer only wants money and he can no longer fund him anymore. Polinsky hopes the lawyer will continue to work on his case without asking for more money, but he asks Hilkerson to talk to Mr. Cohen so that he does not make a fool of Polinksy any...
Dates: 1911 December 12
Overview Handwritten letter from Abraham Polinsky to P. Hillkowitz. Polinsky begins the letter by thanking Hillkowitz for the trouble he had taken to respond to his letters. He also acknowledges that JCRS has been very kind to refer his case to a counselor. Polinsky asks Hillkowitz to not blame him for his actions because it had already been five years since the case has been in Cohen’s hands and he is a poor man that cannot send any more money for litigation expenses. Polinsky also tells Hillkowitz...
Dates: 1912 February 27
Overview Handwritten two-page letter in pencil from Abraham Kaiser in County Jail [Denver County Prison], Denver, Colorado, to Dr. C.D. Spivak in Denver, Colorado, stating that he was glad to hear from him and thanks him for his sympathies. He mentions that Spivak states in his letter that he doesn't think he could do much for him in his case. Kaiser states that if Spivak wishes to help him out, he can get him a pardon and it is no trouble at all on a charge of vagrancy, especially when a man has...
Dates: 1909 January 31