McIntire, Ross T., 1889-1959

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Ross T. McIntire (1889-1959), vice-admiral joined the U.S. Navy as a physician in 1917. In 1933, he was appointed White House Physician, serving in that capacity until 1945. From 1938 to 1946 he was also Surgeon General of the Navy and Chief of the Bureau of Medicine and Surgery of the Navy. After retiring from the Navy in 1947, he became National Administrator of the American Red Cross Blood Donor Program, a position he held until 1960. McIntire also served as the Chairman of the President's Committee on Employment of the Physically Handicapped from 1947 to 1954.

From the description of McIntire, Ross T., 1889-1959 (U.S. National Archives and Records Administration). naId: 10574580

Naval physician.

McIntire served as White House Physician, 1933-1945, and Surgeon General of the Navy and Chief of the Bureau of Medicine and Surgery of the Navy, 1938-1946. After retirement he was National Administrator of the American Red Cross blood donor program, 1947-1960.

From the description of Papers, 1917-1960. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 155524146

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Role Title Holding Repository
referencedIn Robert E. Sherwood papers, 1917-1968 (inclusive), 1934-1955 (bulk). Houghton Library
referencedIn "March of Time" Collection. 1934 - 1951. March of Time Documentary/Newsreel Films Relating to U.S. History, Government, Politics, Culture, and International Affairs. 1935 - 1953. MEN OF THE FLEET United States. National Archives and Records Administration
referencedIn William B. Provine collection of evolutionary biology reprints, 20th century. Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library.
referencedIn Records of the American National Red Cross. 1881 - 2008. Motion Picture Films. 1914 - 1952. RED CROSS NEWS [NO. 1]
referencedIn Franklin D. Roosevelt Library. Sound recording collection, [ca. 1933]-1986. Campbell University, Wiggins Memorial Library
creatorOf United States. Navy Dept. Bureau of Medecine and Surgery. Correspondence with Paul Philippe Cret, 1943-1944. University of Pennsylvania Libraries, Van Pelt Library
creatorOf McIntire, Ross T., 1889-1959. Papers, 1917-1960. Campbell University, Wiggins Memorial Library
referencedIn Records of the Office of the Chief Signal Officer. 1860 - 1985. Special Film Reports. 1944 - 1945. STAFF FILM REPORT National Archives at College Park
referencedIn Magee, Joseph B. (Joseph Bernard), d. 1957. Papers of Joseph B. Magee, 1936-1940. Library of Congress
referencedIn Records of the Office of the Chief Signal Officer. 1860 - 1985. Motion Picture Films from the Army Library Copy Collection. 1964 - 1980. PRESIDENT EISENHOWER'S STATEMENT ON THE PHYSICALLY HANDICAPPED, WASHINGTON, D.C.
referencedIn Robert E. Sherwood papers, 1917-1968 (inclusive), 1934-1955 (bulk). Houghton Library
creatorOf Records of the American National Red Cross. 1881 - 2008. Official Administrative Documents
referencedIn Robert E. Sherwood papers, 1917-1968 (inclusive), 1934-1955 (bulk). Houghton Library
Role Title Holding Repository
Relation Name
associatedWith American Red Cross. corporateBody
associatedWith Anderson, Thomas Carlyle, 1886- person
associatedWith Boone, Joel Thompson, 1889-1974. person
associatedWith Franklin D. Roosevelt Library. corporateBody
associatedWith Magee, Joseph B. (Joseph Bernard), d. 1957. person
associatedWith Owen, John Paul, 1889-1954. person
associatedWith Presidential Cruise of 1938 corporateBody
correspondedWith Provine, William B. person
associatedWith Roosevelt, Franklin D. (Franklin Delano), 1882-1945. person
associatedWith Sherwood, Robert E. (Robert Emmet), 1896-1955 person
associatedWith United States. Navy Dept. Bureau of Medecine and Surgery. corporateBody
associatedWith United States. Navy Dept. Bureau of Medicine and Surgery. corporateBody
associatedWith United States. Navy Dept. Medical Service Corps. corporateBody
associatedWith United States. Navy Dept. Surgeon General. corporateBody
associatedWith Willcutts, Morton Douglas, 1889- person
Place Name Admin Code Country
United States
Japan
Subject
Medicine--Societies, etc
Presidents--Health
Medicine
Blood donors
World War, 1939-1945--Medical care
Occupation
Physicians
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Birth 1889

Death 1959

English

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