Jump to Navigation

Facet Browse

Business and Industry -- Occupations/Professions -- Medical doctors (Remove)
Places (Remove)
Business and Industry -- Occupations/Professions (Remove)
Type of Material (Remove)
People (Remove)
Page 1 of 1, showing 7 records out of 7 total, starting on record 1, ending on 7

<< previous| | next >>

Title | Creator | Date Made Visible | None

John R. Brinkley personal correspondence

Letters to and from John R. Brinkley, his wife, Minnie, and their son, Johnnie Boy. The letters are of a personal nature, covering such topics as the Brinkley's anniversary, their son's birthday, distance from one another, and John Sr.'s declining health.

previewthumb

Therapy staff at Menninger Clinic, Topeka, Kansas

Photographs of therapists in 1941 and 1964. Menninger is a leading psychiatric hospital dedicated to treating individuals with mood, personality, anxiety and addictive disorders, teaching mental health professionals and advancing mental healthcare through research. It was located in Topeka, Kansas, from 1925 to 2003 and is now in Houston, Texas.

previewthumb

John R. Brinkley to Wallace Davis

Brinkley, John Richard, 1885-1942

A letter written by Dr. John R. Brinkley to Wallace Davis, attorney. In this letter to his attorney, Brinkley outlines the difficulties he and Minnie Brinkley are experiencing. He discusses the razing of XERA radio station, bankruptcy, his declining health, and the federal indictment.

previewthumb

John R. Brinkley to Minnie Brinkley

Brinkley, John Richard, 1885-1942

A letter written by Dr. John R. Brinkley to his wife Minnie Brinkley on Mother's Day. He asks her to remember the good times, care for their son, and never falter when faced with persecution and disappointment. This letter was written from San Antonio, Texas where he later died of heart failure on May 26, 1942.

previewthumb

John R. Brinkley to Minnie Brinkley

Brinkley, John Richard, 1885-1942

A letter written by Dr. John R. Brinkley to Minnie Brinkley. It was written on stationery from the Hotel Bellerive in Kansas City, Missouri. In the letter, he writes about the razing of XERA radio tower and refers to it as "The Sunshine Station between the nations is gone". Also, Brinkley mentions KFKB his radio station in Milford, Kansas.

previewthumb

James Naismith's medical license application

Board of Healing Arts

James Naismith's application for a medical license from the Kansas State Board of Medical Registration and Examination. Naismith is credited with inventing the game of basketball. In 1890 he entered the YMCA college in Springfield, Massachusetts, and it was there that James Naismith came up with the new game. From Springfield, Naismith went to Denver where he acquired a medical degree and in 1898 he joined the University of Kansas' faculty at Lawrence. He remained in Lawrence until his death in 1939. Along with the application, is a notice of Naismith's death.

previewthumb

Tuberculosis Commission Board Member

Kansas. Governor (1915-1919: Capper)

This file includes a letter from D. R. Stoner of the Kansas Medical Society in Quinter, Kansas. Discussed in the correspondence is the management of the Tuberculosis Commission board. This part of a bigger collection of Governor Arthur Capper correspondence.

previewthumb
<< previous| | next >>