Papers 1909-1965 (inclusive).

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Hamilton, Alice, 1869-1970. Papers 1909-1965 (inclusive).

Papers 1909-1965 (inclusive).

Correspondence, articles, speeches, notes, clippings, and awards document Hamilton's professional life and interests. The largest series contains her medical papers, including articles and notes on chemical compounds, their hazards in the workplace, and industry protest over her findings. Also included are autobiographical and other published articles and speeches, etc. on non-medical subjects: political and social conditions in Germany in the 1920s and 1930s, the Equal rights amendment, conscientious objection, U.S.-Soviet relations, and the trials of Sacco and Vanzetti and Elizabeth Gurley Flynn. Also one videotape entitled "Alice Hamilton: Science, Service, and Compassion" (shelved separately). Addenda consist of one folder of letters to Hamilton's friends, Clara and Rose Haas.

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