Medicine and Health, 1930-1939

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Author: SUSAN P. WALTON
Editor: Cynthia Rose
Date: 2004
American Decades Primary Sources
From: American Decades Primary Sources(Vol. 4: 1930-1939. )
Publisher: Gale
Document Type: Topic overview
Pages: 1
Content Level: (Level 3)
Lexile Measure: 990L

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MEDICINE AND HEALTH

SUSAN P. WALTON

Entries are arranged in chronological order by date of primary source. For entries with one primary source, the entry title is the same as the primary source title. Entries with more than one primary source have an overall entry title, followed by the titles of the primary sources.

CHRONOLOGY

Important Events in Medicine and Health, 1930–1939 … 528

PRIMARY SOURCES

Opinions on Mental Health … 531

Exchange of Letters Between an
Anonymous Patient and Dr. Karl
Menninger, 1930

The Human Mind
Dr. Karl Menninger, 1930

Radio Address on a Program of Assistance for the Crippled

Franklin D. Roosevelt, February 18, 1931 … 536

"Preventing Disease in the Nation"

Joseph E. Ransdell, August 4, 1931 … 541

"Children Hurt at Work"

Gertrude Folks Zimand, July 1932 … 544

The Tuskegee Syphilis Experiment

Taliaferro Clark; Hugh S. Cumming, August
29, 1932; September 20, 1932 … 546

Morale: The Mental Hygiene of Unemployment

George K. Pratt, 1933 … 549

"Dear Mr. Hopkins"

Henry W. Francis and Martha Gellhorn,
November 19, 1934, and December 7, 1934 … 553

Prenatal Care for Rural Poor … 555

Social Security Act of 1935
U.S. Congress, 1935

"The County Health Nurse"
Chlotilde R. Martin, January 31, 1939

Consumer Protection Expands … 559

American Chamber of Horrors
Ruth deForest Lamb, 1936

Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act of 1938
U.S. Congress, 1938

"Surgery Used on the Soul-Sick; Relief of Obsessions is Reported"

William L. Laurence, June 7, 1937 … 562

March of Dimes Poster

National Foundation for Infantile
Paralysis, 1937 … 566

Shadow on the Land

Thomas Parran, 1937 … 567

"Dust"

Hilda Polacheck, 1938 … 574

Alcoholics Anonymous

Anonymous, 1939 … 579

"Hot Lunches for a Million School Children"

Ellen S. Woodward, c. 1939 … 582

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Gale Document Number: GALE|CX3490200761