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National Board of Health (U.S.)

 Organization

Found in 4 Collections and/or Records:

George Miller Sternberg Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS C 100
Abstract

Contains correspondence, documents, certificates, and printed matter. Correspondence consists chiefly of congratulatory letters on becoming Surgeon General, acknowledgments for reprints, and letters from senators and congressmen pertaining to promotion to grade of major general. Printed matter consists of book reviews and information relating to inventions of Sternberg.

Dates: 1861-1917

History of the National Board of Health, 1879-1893

 Collection
Identifier: MS C 237
Abstract

Typescript and permalife copy of Miles' History of the National Board of Health.

Dates: 1970-1987

John Shaw Billings Papers at New York Public Library [microform]

 Collection
Identifier: MS Film 25
Abstract

When John Shaw Billings left the Army in 1895 to become first a professor at the University of Pennsylvania and shortly thereafter the director of the New York Public Library, he took with him many of his personal and professional papers.

Dates: 1854-1913

Medical leader of the nineteenth century : career of Dr. Samuel Merrifield Bemiss : in summary

 Collection
Identifier: MS C 454
Abstract

Biography of S. M. Bemiss, a Kentucky physician who later served in the Confederate army, taught at the Universities of Louisville and Louisiana, edited the New Orleans medical and surgical journal, and served as chairman of the Yellow Fever Commission and the committee on contagious diseases of the National Board of Health.

Dates: 1969

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Military Medicine 3
Yellow Fever 2
Alcoholic Beverages--adverse effects 1
Alcoholism 1
American Civil War 1