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Isabel Erickson, Menninger Clinic in Topeka, Kansas

Isabel Erickson attended the Menninger School of Psychiatric Nursing. She is shown in her nurse's uniform, cap and cape. The Menninger Clinic was created to care for individuals with mood, personality, anxiety and addictive disorders, as well as teaching mental health professionals and advancing mental healthcare through research.


United States Office of Indian Affairs, Central Superintendency, St. Louis, Missouri. Volume 14, Property returns

United States. Office of Indian Affairs. Central Superintendency

This volume contains property returns as recorded by Thomas H. Harvey, Superintendent of Indian Affairs, Central Superintendency, in St. Louis, Missouri. Some of the property accounted for includes stationary, books, office furniture, safes, agricultural implements, blacksmith's tools, and rifles. Partial funding for the digitization of these records was provided by the National Park Service. Volumes 14 and 15 are bound together.


The pretty Harvey Girl beside my chair

A photograph copied from the Santa Fe Employee Magazine showing a Harvey Girl standing by a customer who is looking at a menu.


William C. Menninger, M.D., in Army uniform

William Menninger, M.D, photographed during his Army career in World War II. William and his father, Dr. C.F. Menninger and his brother Karl, established the Menninger Clinic, in Topeka, Kansas. William was instrumental in establishing the Menninger School of Psychiatry in Topeka to care for the veterans of WWII. He is known as one of the key influences in the development of a psychiatric guide which later became known as the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders.



This black and white photograph shows a formal portrait of a nurse or possibly a nurse's aid.



These two black and white photographs from glass plate negatives show a group of nurses at a unidentified hospital.


Sternberg children

A photograph of Levi Sternberg, Charles Mortram Sternberg, and Ethel Sternberg, standing behind a large fossilized dinosaur skull. The Sternberg Museum of Natural History in Hays, Kansas, contains fossils collected by the Sternberg family.


Thomas Hopkins Webb to Thaddeus Hyatt

Webb, Thomas H. (Thomas Hopkins), 1801-1866

In this letter, written in Boston, Massachusetts by Thomas Webb, the author stated his concerns about the outcome of the situation in Kansas. He did applaud the efforts of free state settlers to ensure the existence of liberty; however, he felt that not enough New Englanders were serious about keeping slavery out of Kansas Territory.


Nursing students of Stormont-Vail Hospital, Topeka, Kansas

This black and white photograph shows freshman student nurses from the Stormont-Vail Hospital in Topeka, Kansas. To the left, Darlene Dial from Holton, Kansas, is wearing a nurse's cap and uniform that was originally worn by Edith Dodds, the first graduate of Christ's Hospital in Topeka, Kansas in 1894. While Donna Jamrard of Chapman, Kansas, center, is wearing a nurse's uniform from the 1960s. To the right, Beverly Fosdick from Wakefield, Kansas, is wearing a cap and uniform from 1904, it was previously worn by Katherine Stayer, the first graduate of the Jane C. Stormont Hospital and Training School for Nurses, in Topeka, Kansas.


Eva Jessye

Five views of Eva Jessye in costume. Jessye, a Coffeyville native, was the first choral director of stage shows such as Porgy and Bess, and of the first black musical motion picture Hallelujah. As founder of the Eva Jessye Choir, she became the female dean of black music in America.

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