Eliot, Martha M. (Martha May), 1891-1978

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From the description of Reminiscences of Martha May Eliot : oral history, 1966. (Columbia University In the City of New York). WorldCat record id: 122376669

From the description of Reminiscences of Martha May Eliot and William M. Schmidt : oral history, 1974. (Columbia University In the City of New York). WorldCat record id: 122419486

Pediatrician and expert on children's health (Radcliffe, 1913; Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, 1918), Eliot was a founder of the World Health Organization and UNICEF, and the fourth head of the Children's Bureau. She taught at the Harvard School of Public Health, headed the Massachusetts Committee on Children and Youth, and conducted pioneering research on rickets.

From the description of Additional papers, 1870-1978 (inclusive). (Harvard University). WorldCat record id: 539585029

From the description of Papers, 1949-1979 (inclusive). (Harvard University). WorldCat record id: 122576170

From the description of Papers, 1870-1978 (inclusive). (Harvard University). WorldCat record id: 122407319

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referencedIn Lenroot, Katharine F. (Katharine Fredrica), 1891-1982. Katharine F. Lenroot papers, 1909-1974. Columbia University in the City of New York, Columbia University Libraries
referencedIn Family Planning Oral History Project. Records, 1909-1984 (inclusive), 1973-1977 (bulk). Harvard University, Schlesinger Library
referencedIn Radcliffe "Women in Science" Exhibit, (1936). Records, 1935-1940 (inclusive). Harvard University, Schlesinger Library
referencedIn Papers, 1864-1982 Schlesinger Library, Radcliffe Institute
creatorOf Eliot, Martha M. (Martha May), b. 1891. Additional papers, 1870-1978 (inclusive). Harvard University, Schlesinger Library
referencedIn Eliot, Abigail Adams, 1892-. Papers, 1858-1979 (inclusive). Harvard University, Schlesinger Library
referencedIn Schmidt, William Morris, 1907-. Papers of William Morris Schmidt, 1948-1976 (inclusive). Harvard University, Medical School, Countway Library
referencedIn Records, 1913-1958 Radcliffe College Archives, Schlesinger Library, Radcliffe Institute
referencedIn Martha Eliot Health Center. Martha Eliot Health Center records, 1967-2006. Library of Congress / NUCMC, National Union Catalog of Manuscripts Collections
creatorOf Eliot, Martha M. (Martha May), b. 1891. Papers, 1949-1979 (inclusive). Harvard University, Schlesinger Library
referencedIn Records, 1916-ca.1976 Schlesinger Library, Radcliffe Institute
referencedIn Calderone, Mary Steichen, 1904-1998. Papers, 1904-1983 (inclusive). Harvard University, Schlesinger Library
referencedIn Comstock, Ada Louise. Records of the President of Radcliffe College, 1923-1943 (inclusive). Harvard University, Schlesinger Library
creatorOf Eliot, Martha M. (Martha May), b. 1891. Papers, 1870-1978 (inclusive). Harvard University, Schlesinger Library
referencedIn Beyer, Clara M. (Clara Mortenson). Papers, 1911-1974 (inclusive). Harvard University, Schlesinger Library
referencedIn Isidore Sydney Falk papers, 1918-1984 Yale University. Department of Manuscripts and Archives
referencedIn Harvard University Archives Photograph Collection: Portraits, ca. 1852-ca. 2004 Harvard University Archives.
creatorOf Records of the Children's Bureau. 1908 - 2003. Speeches and Articles of Bureau Chiefs
referencedIn Moore, Dorothea May, 1894-. Papers, 1864-1982 (inclusive). Harvard University, Schlesinger Library
creatorOf Eliot, Martha M. (Martha May), b. 1891. Reminiscences of Martha May Eliot : oral history, 1966. Columbia University in the City of New York, Columbia University Libraries
referencedIn Falk, I. S. (Isidore Sydney), 1899-1984. Isidore Sydney Falk papers, 1918-1984 (inclusive). Yale University Library
referencedIn Eliot, Henry Ware, 1879-1947, collector. T. S. Eliot collection, 1881-1994. Houghton Library.
referencedIn Radcliffe "Women in Science" Exhibit, (1936) Records, 1935-1940 Schlesinger Library, Radcliffe Institute
referencedIn Records of the President of Radcliffe College, 1960-1972 Radcliffe College Archives, Schlesinger Library, Radcliffe Institute
referencedIn Harvard School of Public Health. Records of the Harvard School of Public Health, 1913-1976 (bulk). Harvard University, Medical School, Countway Library
referencedIn Lenroot, Katharine F. (Katharine Fredrica), 1891-1982. Transcript of oral history, 1965. Harvard University, Schlesinger Library
creatorOf Arthur and Elizabeth Schlesinger Library on the History of Women in America. Schlesinger-Rockefeller oral history project : transcripts, 1973-1975. UC Berkeley Libraries
referencedIn Interviews, 1973-1977 Schlesinger Library, Radcliffe Institute
referencedIn Family Planning Oral History Project. Records, 1909-1984 (inclusive). Harvard University, Schlesinger Library
referencedIn Erik H. and Joan M. Erikson papers, 1925-1985 (inclusive) 1960-1980 (bulk). Houghton Library.
referencedIn Papers, 1904-1971 Schlesinger Library, Radcliffe Institute
creatorOf Eliot, Martha M. (Martha May), b. 1891. Reminiscences of Martha May Eliot and William M. Schmidt : oral history, 1974. Columbia University in the City of New York, Columbia University Libraries
referencedIn Papers, 1858-1979 Schlesinger Library, Radcliffe Institute
referencedIn Papers, 1950-1965 Francis A. Countway Library of Medicine. Center for the History of Medicine.
referencedIn Katharine F. Lenroot Papers, 1909-1974. Columbia University. Rare Book and Manuscript Library,
referencedIn Radcliffe College. Office of the Dean of College Relations. Records of the Office of the Dean of College Relations, 1913-1958 (inclusive). Harvard University, Schlesinger Library
referencedIn Family Planning Oral History Project Records, 1909-1984 Schlesinger Library, Radcliffe Institute
referencedIn Dunham, Ethel Collins, 1883-1969. Papers, 1952-1965 (bulk). Harvard University, Medical School, Countway Library
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associatedWith Abbott, Edith, 1876-1957. person
associatedWith Abbott, Grace, 1878-1939. person
associatedWith ABIGAIL ADAMS ELIOT, 1892- person
associatedWith Addams, Jane, 1860-1935. person
associatedWith American Academy of Pediatrics. corporateBody
associatedWith American Legion. National Child Welfare Division. corporateBody
associatedWith American Medical Association. corporateBody
associatedWith American Parents Committee. corporateBody
associatedWith American Public Health Association. corporateBody
associatedWith Anderson, Mary, 1872-1964. person
associatedWith Arthur and Elizabeth Schlesinger Library on the History of Women in America. corporateBody
associatedWith Association for the Aid of Crippled Children. corporateBody
associatedWith Association of State and Territorial Health Officers. corporateBody
associatedWith Bain, Katherine, 1897- person
associatedWith Baumgartner, Leona, 1902-1991. person
associatedWith Beck, Bertram M. person
associatedWith Bethune, Mary McLeod, 1875-1955. person
associatedWith Beyer, Clara M. (Clara Mortenson) person
associatedWith Bierman, Jessie Marguerite, 1900- person
associatedWith Bolton, Frances Payne, 1885- person
associatedWith Bradbury, Dorothy E. person
associatedWith Breckinridge, Mary, 1881-1965. person
associatedWith Breckinridge, Sophonisba Preston, 1886-1948. person
associatedWith Brooke, Edward William, 1919- person
associatedWith Bunting, Mary Ingraham, 1910- person
associatedWith Calderone, Mary Steichen, 1904-1998. person
associatedWith Campbell, Loraine Leeson, 1905-1982. person
associatedWith Cheek, Jeanette, person
associatedWith Children's Mission to Children (Boston, Mass.) corporateBody
associatedWith Child Welfare League of America. corporateBody
associatedWith Clothier, Florence, 1903- person
associatedWith Cohen, Ethel, 1892-1977. person
associatedWith Cohen, Wilbur J. (Wilbur Joseph), 1913-1987 person
associatedWith Comstock, Ada Louise. person
associatedWith Corning, Peter A., 1935-, person
associatedWith Dewson, Molly, 1874-1962. person
associatedWith DiCicco, Cecilia Frances, 1920- person
associatedWith Dorothea May Moore, 1894- person
associatedWith Dunham, Ethel Collins, 1883-1969. person
associatedWith Eisenhower, Dwight D. (Dwight David), 1890-1969. person
associatedWith Eliot, Abigail Adams, 1892- person
associatedWith Eliot, Christopher Rhodes, 1856-1945. person
associatedWith Eliot, Frederick May, 1889-1958. person
associatedWith Eliot, Mary Jackson May, 1859-1926. person
associatedWith Eliott family. family
associatedWith Eliot, T. S. (Thomas Stearns), 1888-1965. person
associatedWith Elliott family. family
correspondedWith Erikson, Erik H. (Erik Homburger), 1902-1994 person
associatedWith Falk, I. S. (Isidore Sydney), 1899-1984. person
associatedWith Family Planning Oral History Project family
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associatedWith Family Planning Oral History Project. corporateBody
associatedWith Frankfurter, Felix, 1882-1965. person
associatedWith Furcolo, Foster, 1911-1995. person
associatedWith Goldmark, Josephine, 1877-1950. person
associatedWith Harper, Paul Alva, 1904- person
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associatedWith Harvard University. corporateBody
associatedWith Harvard University. School of Public Health. corporateBody
associatedWith Hecht, George Joseph, 1895- person
associatedWith Hill, Lister, 1894-1984. person
associatedWith Hobby, Oveta Culp, 1905-1995. person
associatedWith Hoover, Herbert, 1874-1964. person
associatedWith Johnson, Lyndon B. (Lyndon Baines), 1908-1973. person
associatedWith Kennedy, Edward M. (Edward Moore), 1932-2009. person
associatedWith Kennedy, John F. (John Fitzgerald), 1917-1963. person
associatedWith Keyserling, Mary Dublin, 1910- person
associatedWith Lathrop, Julia Clifford, 1858-1932. person
associatedWith League of Women Voters of Cambridge corporateBody
associatedWith Lehman, Herbert H. (Herbert Henry), 1878-1963. person
associatedWith Lenroot, Katharine F. (Katharine Fredrica), 1891-1982. person
associatedWith Lesser, Arthur Jacques, 1909- person
associatedWith Martha Eliot Health Center. corporateBody
associatedWith MARY STEICHEN CALDERONE person
associatedWith Massachusetts Committee for Children and Youth. corporateBody
associatedWith Massachusetts Committee on Children and Youth. corporateBody
associatedWith Massachusetts Conference on Children and Youth (1960) corporateBody
associatedWith Massachusetts. Dept. of Public Health. corporateBody
associatedWith Massachusetts. Dept. of Public Welfare. corporateBody
associatedWith Massachusetts. Dept. of Youth Services. corporateBody
associatedWith McCormack, John William, 1891- person
associatedWith Moore, Dorothea May, 1894- person
associatedWith National Association of Social Workers. corporateBody
associatedWith National Congress of Parents and Teachers. corporateBody
associatedWith National Federation of Settlements. corporateBody
associatedWith National Health Conference (1938) corporateBody
associatedWith Nixon, Richard M. (Richard Milhous), 1913-1994. person
associatedWith Oettinger, Katherine Brownell, 1903- person
associatedWith Park, Edwards Albert, 1877-1969. person
associatedWith Pate, Maurice, 1894-1965. person
associatedWith Perkins, Frances, 1882-1965. person
associatedWith Peterson, Esther Eggertsen, 1906- person
associatedWith Pilpel, Harriet F., 1911- person
associatedWith Polier, Justine Wise, 1903-1987 person
associatedWith Powers, Grover Francis, 1887-1968. person
associatedWith Radcliffe College corporateBody
associatedWith Radcliffe College. Office of the Dean of College Relations. corporateBody
associatedWith Radcliffe "Women in Science" Exhibit, (1936) corporateBody
associatedWith Reid, Joseph H. person
associatedWith Ribicoff, Abraham, 1910-1998. person
associatedWith Rice, Elizabeth Prince, 1900- person
associatedWith Robins, Margaret Dreier. person
associatedWith Robinson, Reginald, 1907- person
associatedWith Roche, Josephine Aspinwall, 1886-1976. person
associatedWith Rockefeller, Nelson A. (Nelson Aldrich), 1908-1979. person
associatedWith Rockwood, Edith, 1888-1952. person
associatedWith Rogers, Edith Nourse, 1881-1960. person
associatedWith Roosevelt, Eleanor, 1884-1962. person
associatedWith Roosevelt, Franklin D. (Franklin Delano), 1882-1945. person
associatedWith Saltonstall, Leverett, 1892-1979. person
associatedWith Schmidt, William M. person
associatedWith Schmidt, William Morris, 1907- person
associatedWith Schottland, Charles I. person
associatedWith Smith, Donald Cameron, 1922- person
associatedWith Smith, Margaret Chase, 1897-1995 person
associatedWith Stough, Ada Barnett, 1903- person
associatedWith Switzer, Mary Elizabeth, 1900- person
associatedWith Taussig, Helen B. (Helen Brooke), 1898-1986 person
associatedWith Truman, Harry S., 1884-1972. person
associatedWith UNICEF. corporateBody
associatedWith United Nations. corporateBody
associatedWith United States. Children's Bureau. corporateBody
associatedWith United States. Dept. of Health, Education and Welfare. corporateBody
associatedWith United States. Dept. of State. Office of Foreign Relief and Rehabilitation Operations. corporateBody
associatedWith United States. Public Health Service. corporateBody
associatedWith United States. Social Security Administration. corporateBody
associatedWith Volpe, John. person
associatedWith Wald, Lillian D., 1867-1940. person
associatedWith White, Eva Whiting, 1880-1974. person
associatedWith White House Conference on Children and Youth (1960 : Washington, D.C.) corporateBody
associatedWith World Health Organization. corporateBody
Place Name Admin Code Country
Europe
Massachusetts
United States
United States
United States
Developing countries
Massachusetts
United States
Subject
Social security--Law and legislation
Child health services
Physicians--Interview
Public health
Public health--Study and teaching
Rehabilitation
Women physicians--Interviews
Public health--International cooperation
Crippled children--Law and legislation
Birth control
Child care
Rickets--Prevention
Medical care
Physicians
Public welfare--Law and legislation
Maternal and infant welfare
Women in science
Child welfare
Health insurance
Women physicians
International agencies
Nutrition
Juvenile delinquency
Social security
Women's health services
World War, 1939-1945--Civilian relief
Occupation
Pediatricians
Physicians
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Birth 1891-04-07

Death 1978-02-14

English

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