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Tuberculosis

 Subject
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 27 Collections and/or Records:

Exerpt of a Letter from Mrs. Ferguson, 1909 June 18

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Identifier: B002.01.0101.0080.00002
Overview Typed exerpt of a letter from Mrs. H.B. Ferguson. It is in reference to the concerns of admission of patients. Ferguson discusses how difficult it must be when applicants show up in Denver and have no money, expecting to be immediately admitted into the JCRS Sanatorium. Then goes on to discuss the case of Sam Yablonsky. Ferguson says that he should not be in the institution for too long and that he may be able to get a little work in before being admitted. Ferguson says she can send him $25.00,...

JCRS Patient #1141 Sam Yablonsky, 1909

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Identifier: B002.01.0101.0080
Overview Patient number 1141. Patient application, correspondence, handwritten letters and notes.

Letter from A.B. Lewin to C.D. Spivak, 1909 July 21

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Identifier: B002.01.0101.0080.00012
Overview Handwritten letter in ink from A.B. in Edgewater, Colorado, to C.D. Spivak in Denver, Colorado, in regards to the case of Sam Yablonsky. It states that he has been examined and they have failed to find any evidence of old lesions. Dr. Lewin himself made a physical examination and did not find any indication of pulmonary tuberculosis. Along with Lewin, Dr. Hillkowitz examined Yablonsky and he agrees with Lewin's examination that there is no evidence of tuberculosis as far as physical signs and...

Letter from A.B. Lewin to C.D. Spivak, 1909 July 15

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Identifier: B002.01.0101.0080.00013
Overview Handwritten letter in ink from A.B. Lewin in Edgewater, Colorado, to C.D. Spivak in Denver, Colorado, stating that enclosed was a death certificate, nine reports of cases 1342-1350, and three applications for admitted emergency cases. Lewin is waiting for Spivak's instructions on when patients should be sent to see him, what hours and days are open. In regards to Mrs. Sam Yablonsky of Pittsburg, Pennsylvania, Lewin is planning on sujecting him to a rigid cross-examination. Letter is signed in...

Letter from A.B. Shepard to C.D. Spivak, 1909 July 31

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Identifier: B002.01.0101.0080.00007
Overview Handwritten letter in ink from A.B. Shepard in Pittsburg, Pennsylvania, to C.D. Spivak in Denver, Colorado, stating that Sam Yablonsky was under his care from April to June 1909. Shepard sent Yablonsky to some local hospitals in Pittsburg, where they decided on a singular diagnosis of tuberculosis. Letter is signed in ink "AB Shepard."

Letter from C.D. Spivak to A.B. Lewin, 1909 August 9

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Identifier: B002.01.0101.0080.00004
Overview Typed letter from C.D. Spivak in Denver, Colorado, to Dr. A.B. Lewin in Edgewater, Colorado, stating that Mr. Sam Yablonsky will be leaving the JCRS Sanatorium on Friday. He claims to be penniless but hopes to obtain a job before then. Letter is unsigned but "Secretary" is typed at the bottom.

Letter from C.D. Spivak to H.B. Ferguson, 1909 August 4

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Identifier: B002.01.0101.0080.00009
Overview Typed letter from C.D. Spivak in Denver, Colorado, to Mrs. H.B. Ferguson in Pittsburg, Pennsylvania, stating that he has written to Mr. Sam Yablonsky on his termination at the JCRS Sanatorium and the reasons why. Spivak goes on to discuss that this month [August] is going to be very busy and are expecting to dedicate the New York Ladies Pavilion and Mr. Masliansky as manager of the New York JCRS. Letter is unsigned but "Secretary" is typed at the bottom.

Letter from C.D. Spivak to H.B. Ferguson, 1909 July 24

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Identifier: B002.01.0101.0080.00011
Overview Typed letter from C.D. Spivak in Denver, Colorado, to H.B. Ferguson in Pittsburg, Pennsylvania, stating that the JCRS Sanatorium will have to discharge Sam Yablonsky. Spivak states that they have examined him thoroughly and that there is no evidence of tuberculosis in this case. He proceeds to say it would be an injustice for Mr. Yablonsky to stay in the Sanatorium and that they will give him two weeks before he is discharged. Letter is unsigned but "Secretary" is typed at the bottom.

Letter from C.D. Spivak to H.B. Ferguson, 1909 July 9

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Identifier: B002.01.0101.0080.00018
Overview Typed letter from C.D. Spivak in Denver, Colorado, to Mrs. H.B. Ferguson in Pittsburg, Pennsylvania, stating that on this day, Sam Yablonsky, has been invited to admit into the JCRS Sanatorium. Letter is unsigned but "Secretary" is typed at the bottom.

Letter from C.D. Spivak to H.B. Ferguson, 1909 July 2

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Identifier: B002.01.0101.0080.00021
Overview Typed letter from C.D. Spivak in Denver, Colorado, to H.B. Ferguson in Pittsburg, Pennsylvania, stating that it is physically impossible for Spivak to stay up to date with all of his correspondence. It states that Ferguson has increased her subscription. Also that Mr. Sam Yablonsky has filed an application with the JCRS Sanatorium and hoping that they will be able to admit him in due time. Letter is unsigned but "Secretary" is typed at the bottom.