Query: Medical care
Charles Leslie papers
Creators:
Leslie, Charles M., 1923-2009
Dates:
1969-1994
Size:
3.25 Linear feet
Collection ID:
NAA.1998-87
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Charles Leslie's papers document his tenure as Secretary-General of the International Conference on Traditional Asian Medicine (1979-1984) through conference materials and correspondence with other organizers from India and the Philippines. Also included is correspondence relating to his involvement with the Society for Medical Anthropology and his editorship of Comparative Studies of …

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Randolph Winslow Collection
Creators:
Winslow, Randolph, 1852-1937 (surgeon, medical school professor)
Dates:
1868-1924.
Size:
2.5 Cubic feet (7 boxes)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0150
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

The Winslow Collection contains diaries, patient records, account books, collected historical materials, taped oral history interviews and miscellaneous papers. The core of the collection consists of a chronological series of small, handwritten leather bound books used for personal diaries, college and medical school notes, and patient records, kept over a …

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Alan Harwood Papers
Creators:
Conklin, Harold C., 1926-2016
Greenberg, Joseph H. (Joseph Harold), 1915-2001
Harwood, Alan
Dates:
circa 1940s-2001
bulk 1953-2001
Size:
27 Linear feet (60 boxes, 2 manuscript folders), 8 sound recordings, 35 computer disks, 1 oversize box, 1 oversize folder, 1 map drawer)
Collection ID:
NAA.2006-25
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Alan Harwood is a Professor Emeritus at University of Massachusetts, Boston in the Anthropology Department. Trained in social anthropology he has studied illness and healing in Tanzania and communities in New York City and Boston. Harwood was the founding editor of Medical Anthropology Quarterly (new series, 1986-1991) and series editor of Cambridge Studies in Medical Anthropology (1999-2004) The bulk of this collection is composed of Alan Harwood's 1962-1964 ethnographic research among the Safwa in Tanzania (then known as Tanganyika); his research on health beliefs and medical practices of residents in a low-income area of the Bronx, New York (1967-1970); and his research in Boston, Massachusetts on different ethnic groups' conceptions of health (1994-1995). Also among his papers are materials from his involvement in the Centers for Disease Control and American Anthropological Association (AAA) Workgroup on "The Use of Race & Ethnicity as Scientific Categories" at the 1994 AAA meeting.

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World AIDS Institute Collection
Creators:
Johnson, Chad (co-founder)
Purdy, David (co-founder)
Dates:
1986 - 2012
Size:
1 Cubic foot (3 boxes)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.1266
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

The World AIDS Institute (WAI) Collection contains correspondence and publicity material of the WAI as well as educational materials, pamphlets, publications, and ephemera collected by them, "to document and preserve the global history of AIDS."

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Medical Sciences Film Collection
Creators:
National Museum of American History (U.S.). Division of Medical Sciences
National Museum of American History (U.S.). Division of Medical Sciences
Dates:
1938-1974
Size:
36 Cubic feet (81 Films, 16mm)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0222
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Films vary in subject, production source, and intended audience. Includes both silent and sound black-and-white, and color films with sound.

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Ernst P. Boas Papers
Creators:
Boas, Ernst P. (Ernst Philip), 1891-1955
Dates:
1927-1946
Size:
0.25 Cubic feet (2 boxes)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0881
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

The papers document Dr. Ernst P. Boas and his work with Benjamin Liebowitz and Dr. Ernst F. Goldschmidt to develop the cardiotachometer (US Patent 1,816,465), a device to measure patients' heart rates for long periods of time. Materials include Dr. Boas's correspondence, patient experiment data, articles, and reprints of journal articles authored by Dr. Boas and with others that relate to the development of the cardiotachometer.

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Records of Small Beginnings, Inc
Creators:
Croteau, Winnifred D.
Croteau, Kenneth S.
Small Beginnings, Inc.
Rogone, Mary S.
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Dates:
1986 - 2006
Size:
2 Cubic feet (6 boxes)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0940
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Records relating to Small Beginnings, Inc., a medical supply company that designs, invents, manufactures, and distributes products for premature infants. The records include contacts with distributors, correspondence, product advertisements, patent and trademark files, photographs, a scrapbook, and oral history interviews with Kenneth S. Croteau, Mary S. "Sharon" Rogone, and Philip N. Rogone.

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Society for Medical Anthropology records
Creators:
Society for Medical Anthropology
Dates:
1975-2002
Size:
39.5 Linear feet
Collection ID:
NAA.1990-05
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

This collection documents the activities of the Society for Medical Anthropology and its affiliated group, the Council for Nursing and Anthropology (CONAA). The records include correspondence, minutes, agenda, reports, bylaws, a procecdures manual, programs, financial papers, and editorial materials. Most of these pertain to the SMA but there is also …

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Navajo-Cornell Field Health Research Project records
Creators:
United States. Public Health Service
Cornell University. Medical College. Department of Public Health and Preventive Medicine
Dates:
1956-1960
Size:
44.5 Linear feet
Collection ID:
NAA.1989-63
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

The collection consists of case files. The camp files, which are individual files organized by numbers assigned to Navajo camps, are the fullest files. They generally include records of clinic visits, checklists of routine studies, personal records, diagnostic sheet, medical history questionnaires, physical examination forms, notes, immmunization records, laboratory reports …

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Vivian E. Garrison papers
Creators:
Garrison, Vivian, 1933-2013
Dates:
circa 1930-2009
bulk 1960-1993
Size:
108.29 Linear feet
Collection ID:
NAA.2017-19
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Vivian E. Garrison was an applied medical anthropologist who researched the cultural understandings and community treatment structures surrounding mental illness and mental health care among low-income, minority, and migrant communities of the New York metropolitan area. The Vivian E. Garrison papers document this research and consist of clinical and case files; research policies and protocols; presentations and workshops notes; manuscripts and drafts; publications and working papers; correspondence; grant applications; administrative files; sound recordings and films; annotated scholarly literature; and personal biographical material.

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