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Guide to the Records of National Negro Health Week

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Tuskegee University Archives

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Collection Title:

Guide to the Records of National Negro Health Week

Unit ID:

Collection Number 144

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size 3.0 Cubic feet 1 Series

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Preferred Citation:

Preferred Citation: Guide to the Records of the National Negro Health Week, Tuskegee University.

Processing Information Note:

Processing Information: Processed by Dana R. Chandler:

Scope and Contents Note:

The records consist of documents generated or received by the Planning Committee, atTuskegee (1915-30; from 1930-32 it was located at Howard University Medical School; further records from 1933-36 were located at Tuskegee) for the National Negro Health Week. The collection includes correspondence, newspaper articles, pamphlets, posters, and other general documents. The records are potentially valuable to those interested in researching health trends among African Americans during the late 1920s and 30s. The documents may also be used to determine the extent to which individuals and communities of African Americans worked toward developing viable plans for better health.

Acquisition Information:

Acquisition Information: Tuskegee Archives, Bioethics Building, Tuskegee, Alabama

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Contents:

Note to Researchers: To request materials, please note both the location and box numbers shown below.

Components in Detail

Negro Health Week, 1922-1930 - Correspondence/ Agencies and Affiliates box box 1 folder folder 1

Negro Health Week, Observence Record, 1925-1930 box box 1 folder folder 2

Negro Health Week, Suggestions and Planning, 1926-1930 box box 1 folder folder 3

Health Week, 1928 box box 1 folder folder 4

Health Week, September 1928 box box 1 folder folder 5

Health Week, October 1928 box box 1 folder folder 6

Health Week, November 1928 box box 1 folder folder 7

Health Week, December 1928 box box 1 folder folder 8

Health Week, Program for Observance of B.T.Washington's Birthday, 1928 box box 1 folder folder 9

Negro Health Week, 1928 - Church Affiliates/ Miscellaneous box box 1 folder folder 10

Negro Health Week, 1929/Suggestions for 1930 box box 1 folder folder 11

Questions and Answers Concerning Health Week, 1928, 1929, Requesting Information box box 1 folder folder 12

Questions and Answers Concerning Health Week, 1928, 1929, Requesting Information box box 1 folder folder 13

Comparison of Births and Deaths, 1928-30 box box 1 folder folder 14

Health Week, January 1929 box box 2 folder folder 1

Health Week, February 1929 box box 1 folder folder 2

Health Week, March 1929 box box 2 folder folder 3

Health Week, March 1929 box box 2 folder folder 4

Health Week, March 31-April 7, 1929 box box 2 folder folder 5

Negro Health Week, 1929 - Miscelaneous (March 31-April 7) box box 2 folder folder 6

Negro Health Week, 1929 (March 31- April 7) Correspondence (April -June 1929) box box 2 folder folder 7

Negro Heath Week, 1929 (March 31 - April 7) Reports (Texas, Tennessee) box box 2 folder folder 8

Health Week, April 1929 box box 2 folder folder 9

Health Week, May 1929 box box 2 folder folder 10

Health Week, June 1929 box box 2 folder folder 11

Health Week, July 1929 box box 2 folder folder 12

Health Week, September 1929 box box 2 folder folder 13

Health Week, 1929, Financial Handling of Bulletin box box 2 folder folder 14

Health Week, Prizes -Judges, 1929 box box 2 folder folder 15

National Negro Health Week, 1929 box box 2 folder folder 16

Health Week - 1929, Reports an Class A Cities box box 2 folder folder 17

Health Week - 1930, Reports box box 2 folder folder 18

Negro Health Campaign, 1929 box box 2 folder folder 19

Negro Health Week - 1929, Class B- Cities Under 100,000, Reports Waco, TX; Lynchburg, VA; West Palm Beach, TX; Florence, SC, Teague, TX; Tallahassee, FL; Beaumont, TX box box 2 folder folder 20

Orgaizing and Advertising for National Health Week, 1929 box box 2 folder folder 21

Reports on Health Week, 1929 box box 2 folder folder 22

State Mortality Statistics, 1929-30 box box 2 folder folder 23

Diseases, 1929 box box 2 folder folder 24

Health for the Farmer, 1929 box box 2 folder folder 25

Correspondence, Newspaper Articles,Programs, 1930 box box 3 folder folder 1

Correspondence, 1930 box box 3 folder folder 2

Health Week, 1930 Class A Eliminated box box 3 folder folder 3

Health Week, 1930 Financial Handling of Bulletins box box 3 folder folder 4

Health Hazards, 1930 box box 3 folder folder 5

Health News, 1930 box box 3 folder folder 6

Hospitals, 1930 Prizes, Judges, etc. box box 3 folder folder 7

Health Week, 1930 Class A Reports box box 3 folder folder 8

Health Week, 1930 Class C Reports box box 3 folder folder 9

Health Week, 1930 Reports Submitted to Judges box box 3 folder folder 10

Health Week, 1930 Reports Summarized box box 3 folder folder 11

Nurses, 1930 box box 3 folder folder 12

Head Nurse Killed, Robert Moton's Sister-in-law, Newspaper Clipping, 1930 box box 2 folder folder 13

Negro Health Week, 1930 box box 4 folder folder 1

Health Week, 1930 box box 4 folder folder 2

Health Week, 1930 box box 4 folder folder 3

Health Week, 1930 box box 4 folder folder 4

Health Week, 1930 box box 4 folder folder 5

Health Week, 1930 box box 4 folder folder 6

Health Week, 1930 box box 4 folder folder 7

Health Week, 1930 box box 4 folder folder 8

Health Week, 1930 -Suggest for 1931 box box 4 folder folder 9

Health Week, 1930, -Suggest for 1931 box box 4 folder folder 10

Books and Periodicals Bought, 1931 Requisitions box box 5 folder folder 1

Health Week, 1931 Correspondence box box 5 folder folder 2

Health Week, 1931 History of-- National Negro Health Week box box 5 folder folder 3

Hospitals, 1931 box box 5 folder folder 4

Newspaper Clippings, 1931-43 box box 5 folder folder 5

National Negro Health Week, 1931 Program for the Natl' Negro Health Movement box box 5 folder folder 6

Health Week, 1931 Reports on ( Certificates of Entry) box box 5 folder folder 7

Report Negro Health Week, 1931 San Antonio, Texas box box 5 folder folder 8

National Negro Health Week, 1931 - Special Announcement box box 5 folder folder 9

National Negro Health Week, 1931 - Special Notice box box 5 folder folder 10

National Negro Health Week, 1931- Suggested Sermons box box 5 folder folder 11

National Negro Health Week, General Correspondence- 1931 box box 5 folder folder 12

General Correspondence, Reports and Agendas, 1931 box box 5 folder folder 13

National Negro Health Week, Photographs,1931 box box 5 folder folder 14

Health Week, 1932 box box 6 folder folder 1

National Negro Health Week, 1932 box box 6 folder folder 2

Health Week, 1932 box box 6 folder folder 3

Hospitals, 1932 box box 6 folder folder 4

Mental Ability, 1932 box box 6 folder folder 5

National Negro Health Movement, 1932 Health Week Certificate of Merit box box 6 folder folder 6

Nurses, 1932 Publc Health Work box box 6 folder folder 7

Provisional Figures for Live Births, Infant Mortality, and Stillbirths in the Birth Registration Area in Continental U.S., 1932 box box 6 folder folder 8

Statistical Bullentins and Weekly Health Index, 1932 box box 6 folder folder 9

Weekly Health Index, 1932 box box 6 folder folder 10

Health, 1933 box box 7 folder folder 1

Health Week, 1933 box box 7 folder folder 2

Hospitals, 1933 box box 7 folder folder 3

Department of Commerce, Bureau of the Census, Dvision of Vital Statistics, Weekly Health Index, 1933 box box 7 folder folder 4

Weekly Health Index, 1933 box box 7 folder folder 5

Health Week, 1936 box box 8 folder folder 1

Miscellaneous Pamphlets and Articles, 1936 box box 8 folder folder 2

Statistical Bullentins, 1936 box box 8 folder folder 3

Weekly Health Index, 1936 box box 8 folder folder 4

Newspaper Clippings and Photos, National Negro Health Week, 1929-43 (original copies) box box 9 folder folder 1