Subject Source: Local sources
Found in 67 Collections and/or Records:
Overview Typed copy of letter from Louis Smith in Hillsboro, Illinois to the Isidore Hurwitz Library in Edgewater, Colorado informs that Louis Smith receied a letter which he had sent to his brother, Isaac Smith. The letter was returned with a note on the envelope that read "return to sender party deceased." Louis Smith writes to express his surprise that no one at the institution notified him about the death of his brother. Smith requests information regarding when Isaac Smith's death occurred and...
Dates: 1911 February 16
Overview Envelope addressed to Dr. Spivak, 412-15 Wyoming Building, Denver, Colo. It has a stamp that says "After 10 days return to Miss Nettie Kahn, Isidore Hurwitz Library, Sanatorium of the JCRS, Edgewater, Colo."
Dates: 1912 March 06
Overview Handwritten envelope addressed to Dr. Spivak, 412-15 Wyoming Buildings, Denver, Colo. It also has a stamp that reads "After 10 days return to Miss N. Kahn. Isidore Hurwitz Library, Sanatorium of the JCRS, Edgewater, Colo."
Dates: 1912 July 15
Overview Hand-addressed envelope to "Dr. C. D. Spivak [Sanatorium] of [the JCRS] Edgewater, Colo" dated "FEB 18 1909." The envelope, found in JCRS Patient #956 A. Tarashinsky's record, has a red U.S. two cent postage stamp and "Isidore Hurwitz Library" is written at the bottom of the envelope [sic]. The envelope is not signed.
Dates: 1909 Febuary 18
Overview Handwritten letter from A. Kovalsky to C.D. Spivak. The letter is written in Yiddish. The heading of the letter is from the Isidore Hurwitz Library at the JCRS sanatorium.
Dates: 1911 June 5
Overview Handwritten letter in black ink on Isidore Hurwitz Library letterhead from Abe Gutnick in Edgewater, Colorado to C.D. Spivak in Denver, Colorado thanks Spivak for giving Abe Gutnick the $15.00 for transportation home to Cleveland, Ohio. Gutnick informs that he leaves the Sanatorium Wednesday morning and expresses his gratitude to both Spivak and the administration. Gutnick provides his home address as #2358 E. 39th St., Cleveland, Ohio. Letter is signed by A. Gutnick.
Dates: 1910 February 15
Overview Handwritten letter in black ink on Isidore Hurwitz Library Sanatorium letterhead from B. Bielovsky [Belovsky] in Edgewater, Colorado addressed to the Admission and Dismission Committee informs that after being a patient of the Sanatorium six months without improvement Belovsky received a letter of dismission for the 5th of September. Belovsky informs that he has no place to go as his wife cannot make a livelihood for her and her child so he has no means of support. For this reason, Belovsky...
Dates: 1909 September 10
Overview Handwritten letter in pencil with Isidore Hurwitz Library/Sanatorium JCRS letterhead from Bessie Fechter to Dr. Charles Spivak, in which she states it's been a long time she received a letter from her husband, and she asks him to send a letter to Dr. Clark in the Cleveland State Hospital to ask about her husband, Max Flechter. Letter is signed by Bessie Flechter.
Dates: 1910 April 20
Overview Typed letter from C.D. Spivak in Denver, Colorado to Mr. N. Blut in Edgewater, Colorado regarding a recent vote by the Board of Trustees of JCRS. Spivak assures Blut that despite the board voting against giving him a salary as a Librarian at Isidore Hurwitz Library, it does not reflect their view of his work. Spivak explains that the board voted against providing Mr. N. Blut a salary because he was already receiving board and lodging valued at $40.00 which is comparable to the salary of a city...
Dates: 1913 July 8
Overview Typed letter from C.D. Spivak in Denver, Colorado to Mr. N. Blut in Edgewater, Colorado to thank Mr. N. Blut, the librarian of Isidore Hurwitz Library JCRS, for his write up of the school. Spivak expresses his pleasure that "the patients have organized themselves for the purpose of acquiring knowledge" and that Messrs. Kamler, Lieberman and Bassman deserve praise for volunteering to teach both English and Yiddish. Spivak also mentions he is glad Mr. Davis helped with the school. Spivak...
Dates: 1913 November 4