Winslow, C.-E. A. (Charles-Edward Amory), 1877-1957

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Charles-Edward Amory Winslow was born in 1877. He received degrees from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (M.I.T.) in 1898 (B.S.) and 1899 (M.S.). He taught at the University of Chicago, the College of the City of New York, Columbia University, and Yale University. Winslow also served as editor-in-chief of the Journal of Bacteriology (1916-1944), as a member of the American Red Cross Mission to Russia, as president of the American Public Health Association (1926), as editor of the American Journal of Public Health (1944-1954), and as a member of several professional organizations. He died in New Haven, Connecticut in 1957.

From the description of Charles-Edward Amory Winslow papers, 1874-1977 (inclusive), 1915-1945 (bulk). (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 702158895

Charles-Edward Amory Winslow was born in 1877. He received degrees from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (M.I.T.) in 1898 (B.S.) and 1899 (M.S.). He taught at the University of Chicago, the College of the City of New York, Columbia University, and Yale University. Winslow also served as editor-in-chief of the Journal of Bacteriology (1916-1944), as a member of the American Red Cross Mission to Russia, as president of the American Public Health Association (1926), as editor of the American Journal of Public Health (1944-1954), and as a member of several professional organizations. He died in New Haven, Connecticut in 1957.

Charles-Edward Amory Winslow was recognized nationally by the time of his death as the elder statesman of the American public health movement. In addition to his career as a teacher, he served as an organization leader, editor, consultant, policy formulator and writer. The following list contains some principal events in his personal and professional life:

  • 1877: born in Boston to Erving and Catherine (Reignolds) Winslow
  • 1894: was graduated from the English High School, Boston
  • 1898: received B.S. degree from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology
  • 1898: assistant health officer, Montclair, New Jersey
  • 1899: received M.S. degree from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology
  • 1899 - 1902 : performed special work during summers in engineer's office, Massachusetts State Board of Health
  • 1900 - 1910 : instructor and later assistant professor (1903) of sanitary bacteriology in the Massachusetts Institute of Technology
  • 1903 - 1910 : biologist-in-charge, Sanitary Research Laboratory, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
  • 1907: married Anne Fuller Rogers
  • 1910: visiting assistant professor of bacteriology in the University of Chicago
  • 1918 - 1914 : associate professor of biology in the College of the City of New York
  • 1910 - 1922 : curator of public health in the American Museum of Natural History
  • 1911 - 1926 : lecturer in public health and nursing in Columbia University Teachers College
  • 1914 - 1915 : director of Division of Public Health Education, New York State Department of Health
  • 1915 - 1945 : Anna M. R. Lauder Professor of Public Health in Yale University
  • 1916 - 1944 : editor-in-chief, Journal of Bacteriology
  • 1917: member, American Red Cross Mission to Russia
  • 1917 - 1951 : member, Public Health Council, Connecticut Department of Health
  • 1918: received honorary D.P.H. degree from New York University
  • 1921: general medical director, League of Red Cross Societies
  • 1922 - 1925 : editor, The Nation's Health
  • 1926: president, American Public Health Association
  • 1927 - 1930 : expert assessor, Health Committee, League of Nations
  • 1928 - 1932 : vice-chairman and chairman of the Executive Committee, Committee on the Costs of Medical Care
  • 1932 - 1947 : director of the John B. Pierce Laboratory of Hygiene
  • 1942: received Sedgwick Memorial Medal
  • 1944 - 1954 : editor, American Journal of Public Health
  • 1945 - 1957 : professor emeritus in Yale University
  • 1952: received Leon Barnard Foundation Prize
  • 1957: died, New Haven, Connecticut

For additional biographical information see Series VII, below, and the Dictionary of American Biography, Supplement 6. The Winslow Papers are part of the Contemporary Medical Care and Health Policy Collection, and other manuscript groups in the collection, especially the Isidore S. Falk Papers (Ms. Group No. 1039), supplement the material in these papers.

From the guide to the Charles-Edward Amory Winslow papers, 1874-1977, 1915-1945, (Manuscripts and Archives)

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referencedIn Hiscock, Ira Vaughan, 1892-. Ira Vaughan Hiscock papers, 1918-1979 (inclusive), 1925-1939 (bulk). Yale University Library
referencedIn Greenburg, Leonard, 1892-. Leonard C. Greenburg papers, 1911-1946 (inclusive). Yale University Library
creatorOf [C.-E.A. Winslow, biographical materials]. University of Wisconsin - Madison, General Library System
referencedIn Arthur Twining Hadley, president of Yale University, records, 1899-1921 Yale University. Department of Manuscripts and Archives
referencedIn William Thompson Sedgwick Papers, 1864-1922 Yale University. Department of Manuscripts and Archives
creatorOf Winslow, C.-E. A. (Charles-Edward Amory), 1877-1957. Charles-Edward Amory Winslow papers, 1874-1977 (inclusive), 1915-1945 (bulk). Yale University Library
referencedIn Weinerman, E. Richard (Edwin Richard), 1917-1970. Edwin Richard Weinerman papers, 1908-1970 (inclusive). Yale University Library
referencedIn George Sarton additional papers, 1901-1956. Houghton Library.
referencedIn American Public Health Association. American Public Health Association records, 1938-1972 (inclusive). Yale University Library
referencedIn Winternitz, Milton Charles, 1885-1959. Milton Charles Winternitz papers, 1898-1959 (inclusive). Yale University Library
referencedIn Edwin Richard Weinerman papers, 1908-1970 Yale University. Department of Manuscripts and Archives
creatorOf Charles-Edward Amory Winslow papers, 1874-1977, 1915-1945 Yale University. Department of Manuscripts and Archives
referencedIn Isidore Sydney Falk papers, 1918-1984 Yale University. Department of Manuscripts and Archives
creatorOf Winslow, Erving, 1839-1922. Erving Winslow papers, 1850-1962; bulk: 1890-1923. Massachusetts Historical Society
creatorOf Clark, W. Mansfield (William Mansfield), 1884-1964. Papers, 1903-1964. American Philosophical Society Library
referencedIn Yale University. President's Office. Records of Arthur Twining Hadley as president of Yale University, 1899-1921 (inclusive). Yale University Library
referencedIn Milbank Memorial Fund. Milbank Memorial Fund records, 1898-2000 (inclusive), 1922-1999 (bulk). Yale University Library
referencedIn Sedgwick, William Thompson, 1855-1921. William Thompson Sedgwick papers, 1864-1922 (inclusive). Yale University Library
referencedIn Harrison, Ross G. (Ross Granville), 1870-1959. Ross Granville Harrison papers, 1820-1975 (inclusive), 1889-1959 (bulk). Yale University Library
referencedIn Milbank Memorial Fund records, 1898-2000, 1922-1999 Yale University. Department of Manuscripts and Archives
referencedIn Milton Charles Winternitz papers, 1898-1959 Yale University. Department of Manuscripts and Archives
referencedIn Yale University. Institute of Human Relations. Institute of Human Relations, Yale University, records, ca. 1928-1963 (inclusive). Yale University Library
referencedIn American Public Health Association records, 1938-1972 Yale University. Department of Manuscripts and Archives
referencedIn Ira Vaughan Hiscock papers, 1918-1979, 1925-1939 Yale University. Department of Manuscripts and Archives
referencedIn Yale University. President's Office. Records of Arthur Twining Hadley as president of Yale University, 1899-1921 (inclusive). Yale University Library
referencedIn Papers, 1894-1960 Harvard Law School Library, Harvard University.
referencedIn Harrison, Ross G. (Ross Granville), 1870-1959. Ross Granville Harrison papers, 1820-1975 (inclusive), 1889-1959 (bulk). Yale University Library
creatorOf Velarde, Cecilio. Letter, 1920 Feb. 24, Manila, P.I., to Dr. C.-E.A. Winslow, Dean of Yale University [New Haven, Conn.]. University of Michigan
referencedIn Falk, I. S. (Isidore Sydney), 1899-1984. Isidore Sydney Falk papers, 1918-1984 (inclusive). Yale University Library
referencedIn George Sarton additional papers, 1901-1956. Houghton Library.
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Birth 1877-02-04

Death 1957-01-08

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