Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
Found in 12 Collections and/or Records:
American Lung Association of Central Indiana collection
Scope and Contents This collection contains organizational records including administrative records, financial information, correspondence, reports, statistical data and maps, broadsides, pamphlets and periodicals, scrapbooks, photographs, and audiovisual materials from the American Lung Association of Central Indiana and its primary predecessor, the Marion County Tuberculosis Association, in Indianapolis, Indiana ranging from 1903 to 1977 regarding the organizations' activities in the eradication of tuberculosis...
Bass Photo Company photograph collection
Scope and Contents This collection includes photographs from the Bass Photo Company in Indianapolis, Indiana ranging from circa 1850 to 1975 and undated regarding people, buildings, street scenes, illustrations, and events such as Foch Day (November 4, 1921) in Indianapolis, as well as a few shots taken around Indiana.
Dates: circa 1850-1975, undated
Harry G. Becker collection
Collection — Folder S0089
Scope and Contents The collection consists of a 30 page typed, hand-corrected photocopy of a speech presented to the Civil War Round Table, 29 pages of speech and a 1 page listing of names of sources, including Dr. George Worthington [Whittington] Adams, H.H. Cunningham, Otto Eisenshiml [Isenshimel], and Bruce Catton, some of whom he quotes extensively.The author begins with a brief definition of medicine. He mentions that the soldiers were faced with two medical problems; war wounds and diseases in...
Found in: Rare Books and Manuscripts / Harry G. Becker collection
Henry Fludder letter
Collection — Folder S3038
Scope and Contents The collection consists of one Civil War letter written by Henry Fludder to his brother, George, on Aug. 10, 1864. In the letter, Henry Fludder traces his hospitalization and recounts the course of his illness, from bronchitis to “Sun pain” over his right eye. He expresses his desire to know of the health of friends and relatives; and he relates what news he has heard, including word of the death of his mother.Henry Fludder never names his regiment in the letter, but he does provide...
Found in: Rare Books and Manuscripts / Henry Fludder letter
Indiana charitable institution administrators scrapbook pages
Collection — Folder SP163
Scope and Contents This collection includes loose scrapbook pages with photographs, clippings, and magazine articles ranging from 1921 to 1928, regarding administrators of charitable organizations in Indiana, including Mr. and Mrs. Leslie A. Cortner of the Indiana State Soldiers and Sailors' Orphans' Home in Knightstown; C. D. Chadwick, Indiana Board of Industrial Aid for Blind; O. R. Lynch of the Logansport State Hospital; Dr. James L. Milligan; O. M. Pittenger of the Indiana State Schol for the Deaf; and...
Indiana Hospital Association history
Collection — Folder S1573
Scope and Contents This two-page, typed paper was an address given on May 6, 1936, at the Tri-State Hospital Meeting, Hotel Sherman, Chicago, commemorating the 15th anniversary of the founding of the Indiana Hospital Association. Dr. William M. Reser delivered the speech, which concerned the founding of the association. The tri-state region included Indiana, Illinois, and Wisconsin.
Marion County General Hospital scrapbook
Collection — Volume V400
Scope and Contents The collection includes one scrapbook and one envelope of newspaper clippings and a booklet which document Marion County General Hospital's expansion from 1958 through 1973. The clippings, which are dated, document renovation, relocation, and new construction at the hospital. New construction specifically includes a new wing, a new psychiatric facility, expansion of the Krannert Institute of Cardiology, and initiation of the Regenstrief Health Center. Other subjects include the Citizens...
Mildred Harrod photograph collection
Collection — Multiple Containers
Scope and Contents This collection includes photographs from Mildred Harrod and the Harrod and Dixon families in Indiana; Cincinatti, Ohio; Vancouver, Washington; and other places in the United States ranging from circa 1860 to 1950, depicting family members; Jeffersonville High School girls' basketball teams; hospitals, churches, and the neighborhood around 346 Hanson Avenue in Indianapolis in the 1940s; flooding of the Wabash River in the Vincennes area in 1950; military service during World War I; and a a...
Dates: circa 1860-1950
Millicent Guthrie Horseman papers
Scope and Contents The material in this collection deal primarily with Millicent Guthrie Horseman’s nursing career in Indianapolis, Indiana. Included are clippings, programs, correspondence, fact sheets and other materials that focus on Methodist Episcopal Hospital particularly the Alumnae Association of the Methodist Hospital of School of Nursing and the Division of Graduate Nurses Service, The Indiana State Nurses’ Association. Other materials in the collection concentrate on wartime living, including rent...
Dates: circa 1870-1947
Noble County Infirmary drawing
Collection — Folder OB122
Scope and Contents This collection contains an undated drawing of the Noble County Infirmary, built in 1871, by an unknown artist.
Dates: 19th century