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Mendenhall, Dorothy Reed, 1874-1964

 Person

Dates

  • Existence: 1874 September 22-1964 July 31

Class of 1895.

Occupations: Public health specialist; Physician; Instructor.

Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:

Dorothy Reed Mendenhall papers

 Collection
Identifier: SSC-MS-00101
Overview Public health specialist, physician and instructor. The papers focus on the life of a woman who made pioneering contributions to the fields of pathology, public health, maternal infant health, pediatrics, and nutrition, as well as early 20th century women's medical education. Mendenhall's Smith College years and her time at Johns Hopkins Medical School are well represented. Material includes research, writings, diaries and correspondence with her son, Thomas Corwin Mendenhall (president of...

Thomas Corwin Mendenhall Personal Papers

 Collection
Identifier: CA-MS-00086
Overview President, Smith College and professor, Yale University. Papers include correspondence, memorabilia, writings, hobbies, course materials, Rhodes Scholarship information, professional records, news clippings, portraits and photographs.