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Jay Arthur Myers Papers, 1914-1977

Summary Information
Title: Jay Arthur Myers papers
Dates: 1914-1977
Creator: Myers, J. Arthur (Jay Arthur), 1888-1978.
Extent: 24 boxes Extent: (24.5 cubic feet)
Language: Collection material in English
Collection Number: uarc 41
Collection contains personal and professional correspondence of Jay Arthur Myers, tuberculosis crusader, author, editor, and member of the faculty of the School of Public Health, University of Minnesota.

Repository: University of Minnesota Libraries. University of Minnesota Archives

Access and Use
Acquisition Information:

Received in increments, 1970-1979.

Access Restrictions:

Items in this collection do not circulate and may be used in-house only.


Researchers may quote from the collection under the fair use provision of the copyright law (Title 17, U.S. Code). Requests to publish should be arranged with the University of Minnesota Archives.

Preferred Citation:

Jay Arthur Myers papers, University Archives, University of Minnesota, Twin Cities.


The collection is arrangement into the following series:

  • Series 1 - Personal material including a autobiography, scrapbooks and family correspondence (Box 1-3, 22-24)
  • Series 2 - Professional correspondence and his involvement in professional organizations. This section is arranged alphabetically (Box 4-21).

Biographical Sketch of Jay Arthur Myers (1888-1978)

Jay Arthur Myers was born on 25 November 1888 on a farm near Hartford, Ohio to Charlie and Clara (Baker) Myers. He was home schooled until the age of 7 when he was enrolled in public school. He graduated from Hartford High School in 1906 and from the Doane Academy preparatory department of Denison University in 1907. He attended Ohio University, receiving a B.S. degree in 1912 and M.S. degree in 1913. In 1914 he was awarded a Ph.D. from Cornell University. He married Faith McCracken on 23 June 1909.

In 1914 Myers accepted an instructorship under Clarence Martin Jackson, professor and director of the Department of Anatomy and dean of the Medical School at the University of Minnesota. In 1915 Myers contracted tuberculosis. He was initially treated at Ohio State Sanatorium at Mount Vernon and later at Agnes Memorial Sanatorium. After returning to the University of Minnesota, Myers made the decision to devote his professional life to the treatment of tuberculosis. He spent summers studying at the Glen Lake Sanatorium (1918) and the Trudeau School, Saranac Lake, New York (1920). He graduated from the University of Minnesota Medical School in June 1920.

Also in the summer of 1920, John Sundwall, director of the Students' Health Service, invited Myers to organize a clinic for tuberculosis at the University of Minnesota. It was the first clinic of its kind in the country and while focusing on the immediate problem, also provided an opportunity to learn the natural history of tuberculosis in young adults.

In 1921 Myers was appointed chief of staff at the Lymanhurst School of Tuberculosis for children and served there until it closed in 1934. Besides providing a school, nursing and medical care, the staff at Lymanhurst also conducted a prolonged study of tuberculosis in children in order to determine the epidemiology, diagnosis, treatment and prevention of the disease.

Myers held many editorial positions, including chairman of the editorial board of the Journal Lancet , (1930-1969) and editor-in-chief of Diseases of the Chest (1946-1969).

In addition to a private practice, Myers held several positions at the University of Minnesota. He served as instructor in medicine, 1920-1922, assistant professor of medicine, preventative medicine and public health 1922-1926, associate professor, 1926-1931 and professor, 1931-1957. He retired in 1957 as a professor emeritus.

He was a member of dozens of professional organizations and traveled extensively the world over in his campaign against tuberculosis. In addition to his lectures, Myers wrote approximately 700 articles on tuberculosis and diseases of the chest and 21 books. He received many local, national and international awards for his work on tuberculosis. He died on 11 September 1978 at the age of 89.

For further biographical information on Jay Arthur Myers, consult the biography file and Autobiography located in University of Minnesota Archives.

Gaylord Anderson papers

Department of Surgery papers

Myers, J. Arthur, Autobiography , 1977. Typescript is located in the University of Minnesota Archives print collection. (MEG/M992a)

Lymanhurst: a report of ten years of activity compiled from the records and the medical staff papers , by J. Arthur Myers, M.D. to F.E. Harrington for the Board of Public Welfare and the Board of Education, Minneapolis, 1932. Located in the University Archives print collection. ((MM/M992l)

Collection Scope and Content Note

The collection reflects Myers crusade to conquer tuberculosis from the 1930s to the 1970s. He was involved in the compilation of a number of medical treatises on diseases of the chest and served on the editorial boards of medical journals. The collection does not contain any teaching materials created by Myers as a faculty member of the University of Minnesota.

The large section devoted to the journal, Diseases of the Chest , was sampled. Myers was an editor for many years and was influential in selection of articles for the journal.

Subject Terms
Index Terms
  • This collection is indexed under the following headings in the catalog of the University of Minnesota Libraries. Researchers desiring materials about related topics, persons or places should search the catalog using these headings.
  • Anderson, Arnold S.
  • Billyeald, Olive
  • Boyden, Edgar Allen.
  • Brasher, Charles A
  • Burns, Herbert A.
  • Cotton, Charles E.
  • DeLien, Horace.
  • Dewees, Arthur M.
  • Diehl, Harold S. (Harold Sheely), 1891-
  • Drolet, Godias Joseph, 1882-
  • Durfee, Max L.
  • Hayes, Edward William, 1883-
  • Hilleboe, Herman Entrevaag, 1906-
  • Hsu, Katharine.
  • Jennings, Frank L.
  • Jordan, Lewis S.
  • Kenny, Elizabeth.
  • Keys, Ancel Benjamin, 1904-
  • Kleinschmidt, H.E. (Harry Edwin) b.1884
  • Krause, Allen Kramer, 1881-1941.
  • Leggett, Elizabeth Ann.
  • Long, Edmond R
  • Lyght, Charles E. (Charles Everard), 1901-
  • McClendon, J.F. (Jesse Francis), b.1880.
  • McKee, Elizabeth Leggett.
  • McQuarrie, Irvine, 1892-
  • Meyerding, E A
  • Moorman, Lewis Jefferson, 1875-
  • Myers, J. Arthur (Jay Arthur), 1888-1978.
  • Palmer, Carroll Edwards, 1903-
  • Petter, Charles K.
  • Pfeutze, Carl H
  • Phillips, Elizabeth..
  • Rasmussen, Andrew Theodore, 1883-1955.
  • Reiman, Hobart A.
  • Rigler, Leo G. (Leo George), 1896-
  • Scammon, Richard E., 1883-1952.
  • Shahan, Wellington P.
  • Shepard, William P. (William Peacey), 1895-1969.
  • Simons, Edwin J.
  • Slater, Sidney A.
  • Smith, Howard Remus.
  • Sprague, Elizabeth.
  • Sweany, Henry Claris, 1890-
  • Taylor, H. Longstreet.
  • Thomas, Charles C.
  • Torp, Inez.
  • Trail, Richard Robertson, 1894-
  • Wangensteen, Owen Harding, 1898-
  • Waring, James J., 1883-1962.
  • Wilmer, Harry A., 1917-
  • American College of Chest Physicians
  • American School Health Association Committee on Tuberculosis
  • Charles C. Thomas Publisher.
  • Hennepin County Tuberculosis Association.
  • Lymanhurst School for Tuberculosis Children.
  • Minnesota Medial Foundation.
  • Minnesota Public Health Association.
  • Minnesota State Medical Association.
  • Minnesota Tuberculosis and Health Association.
  • National Tuberculosis Association.
  • New York Tuberculosis and Health Association.
  • Powers X-Ray Products.
  • U.S. Dept. of Agriculture. Animal Disease Eradication Division.
  • U.S. Public Health Service.
  • U.S. Public Health Service Tuberculosis Control Division.
  • BCG vaccination.
  • Lillehei Family.
  • Medical Literature -- Editing.
  • Tuberculosis.
  • Tuberculosis in Cattle.
Detailed Contents of the Jay Arthur Myers Collection
 Location  Title
Personal Material  
Box 1
Autobiography, 1970.  Box 1
Curriculum vitae, 1888-1976. Box 1
Note Includes autobiography.
Sinkey School District, Ohio, 1907-1908. Box 1
Thesis (M.S.), Ohio University, The Development of the Eye in Amia Calva, 1913.  Box 1
Survey of graduate work in Tuberculosis, 1922.  Box 1
Honors.  Box 1
Note See also certificates in box 3 and 22.
Biographical material.  Box 1
Correspondence, 1914-1926. Box 1
Note Job seeking, miscellaneous.
Passports.  Box 1
Appointment books, 1932-1937, 1939, 1941, 1945-1947, 1972-1978. Box 1
Retirement from the University of Minnesota, 1957. Box 1
Retirement from private practice, 1967. Box 1
Guest book for reception in honor of J.A. Myers, 19 November 1970. Box 1
Box 2
Family correspondence.  Box 2
Note Includes Case, Harry D.; John G. Case, Sr. and Sally; Case, John Gail (cousin).
Family correspondence. (6 folders)  Box 2
Note Case, John Gail; Coe, Faun; Ingram, Walthena (daughter) and Cranford; Johnson, Walthena (daughter) and Leslie; Myers, Ray; Phenager, Maud; Ward, Mildred and Ollie; Whaley, Marguerite (daughter).
Publications by J.A. Myers.  Box 2
Note Includes lists, reprints, unpublished material. Some publications organized by Myers into topics. Does not include books.
Box 3
Scrapbooks, 1862-1941, 1940-1958.  Box 3
Photograph album, late 1800s-1970.  Box 3
Box 22
American College of Chest Physicians Certificate.  Box 22
Confederacion "cordic" Miembro de Honor, Buenos Aires certificate, undated. Box 22
Harold S. Diehl Award, 1966.  Box 22
Honorary Membership in the Minnesota Veterinary Medical Association, certificate.  Box 22
Salk Institute for Biological Studies. Founders Certificate.  Box 22
Modern Hospital Award of Merit to Lois Schaller, R.N.  Box 22
A Token of Affection from [University of Minnesota] Laboratory Section, 1st quarter, signed by students, 1915. Box 22
American College of Chest Physicians, Meritorious Service Award, 1946. Box 22
Minnesota State Medical Association Certificate of Merit, Professor Emeritus of Public Health and Internal Medicine citation, 1967. Box 22
Recognition of Contribution of the American College Health Association.  Box 22
Certificate of Appreciation for Services Rendered in Administration of the Selective Service System from the President of the United States, Franklin D. Roosevelt, undated. Box 22
American Lung Association. Honorary Life Member, certificate, 1974. Box 22
Appointment by Governor Theodore Christianson to be a delegate at a meeting of the International Union against TB and National TB Association, 1926. Box 22
American College of Chest Physicians. Certificate of Merit, 1944-1946. Box 22
Second Founders Lecture Award at the IX International Congress on Diseases of the Chest, Copenhagen, 1966. Box 22
American College of Chest Physicians Certificate of Award of the Degree of Master, undated. 
Box 22
Ohio University Citation Honoring Myers with a Honorary Degree of Doctor of Laws, 1954. Box 22
Note Includes reprint, "Fighting Tuberculosis by Train and Plane," by Myers ( The Bulletin of the American College of Chest Physicians , Vol.6, No.4, Dec. 1967)
TB Travel Map, 1920-1968. Box 22
Box 23
Correspondence with Johnson, Wathena and Leslie, 1939-1950. Box 23
Correspondence with Lown, Lena, 1946-1970. Box 23
Correspondence with McCracken, C.L. and Paul, 1922-1955. (2 folders)  Box 23
Correspondence with Messmore, Doris, 1942-1957. Box 23
Correspondence with Miller, Harry, 1933-1957. Box 23
Correspondence with Myers, Carlton, 1927-1960. (2 folders)  Box 23
Correspondence with Myers, Carlton, Pam, Judy, Jill, Beth, Charlie, 1969-1971. Box 23
Correspondence with Myers, Charlie, 1923-1950. (4 folders)  Box 23
Correspondence with Myers, Cleta, 1937-1941. Box 23
Correspondence with Myers, Faith, 1924-1950. Box 23
Correspondence with Myers, Dr. Frank, 1922-1935. (2 folders)  Box 23
Correspondence with Myers, Frank, 1930-1935. Box 23
Correspondence with Myers, Jack, 1935-1951. (2 folders)  Box 23
Box 24
Correspondence with Myers, Milford, 1924-1947. Box 24
Correspondence with Myers, John Robert (nephew), 1932-1947. Box 24
Correspondence regarding Dr. Morse Shapiro, 1968-1971. Box 24
The Variety Club Heart Hospital of hte University of Minnesota Hospitals, 1946-1971. Box 24
Kinsella, Thomas J. - The Development of Thoracic Surgery, X-Ray, Endoscopy, and Related Specialties in Minnesota and the Dakota's, 1972. Box 24
J. Arthur Myers' Articles on Tuberculosis, 1952-1968. Box 24
J. Arthur Myers' Miscellaneous Articles and Editorials, 1925-1968. Box 24
Professional Correspondence and Organizational Activities  
Box 4
A, 1940s-1977. Box 4
Note To J.D. Aronson regarding TB among Native Americans, 2 June 1956.
Adair, Fred L., 1930-1934, 1959-1968. Box 4
Adams, John and Paul, 1953-1970. Box 4
Agar, Ernest, 1960-1962. Box 4
Ahlfs, Frederick J. and J.J., 1958-1970. Box 4
Alexander, John, 1954-1955. Box 4
Note Correspondence regarding Alexander.
Alvarez, Walter C., 1951, 1962-1971. Box 4
Amberg, Ray M., undated, 1957-1964. 
Box 4
American Academy of General Practice, 1949. Box 4
Box 3
American Academy of Pediatrics Contact Infection Committee, 1949, 1964, 1966. Box 3
American Academy of Tuberculosis Physicians, undated, 1936-1940. (2 folders)  Box 3
American Association of School Physicians Tuberculosis Committee, undated, 1929-1940. 
Box 3
American Association for Thoracic Surgery, 1932-1935. Box 3
American Board of Internal Medicine, 1947-1954. Box 4
American College Health Association, 1950-1957. Box 4
Note Committee on National Conference on Health in Colleges and Advisory Committee.
American College of Chest Physicians, 1938-1971. (2 folders)  Box 4
American College of Chest Physicians, 1956-1957. Box 4
Note Correspondence regarding history of organization.
American College of Chest Physicians Research Council, 1946-1948. Box 4
American Lectures in Medicine C-W 1950-1962. (2 folders)  Box 4
Note Editorial work on series published by C.C. Thomas, Publishers.
American Medical Association, undated, 1928-1972. (4 folders)  Box 4
American Medical Association, 1948-1955. Box 4
Note Committee on Respiratory System; Standard Nomenclature; Section on Diseases of the Chest.
American Medical Association Minnesota meeting, 1928. Box 4
American Medical Association: The New Physician Editorial Advisory Committee, 1958-1970. Box 4
American Medical Writers' Association, undated, 1956-1971. Box 4
American Sanatorium Association, 1923-1940. Box 4
American School Health Association (ASHA), undated, 1942-1966. Box 4
American School Health Association (ASHA), undated., 1970-1971. Box 4
Note Correspondence with A.O. DeWeese; includes manuscript of history of ASHA.
American School Health Association (ASHA) Committee on Tuberculosis, 1939-1966.  Box 4
Note Reports.
American School Health Association (ASHA) Committee on Tuberculosis, undated, 1941-1963. (9 folders)  Box 4
Box 5
American School Health Association (ASHA) Committee on Tuberculosis, 1964-1968. Box 5
American School Health Association (ASHA) Committee on Tuberculosis. (37 folders)  Box 5
Note State Associations: Alabama-Nevada. Missouri includes extensive correspondence with Charles A. Brasher (1954-1971). The Mississippi and Mississippi Valley Conference on Tuberculosis was included in this set of files.
Box 6
American School Health Association (ASHA) Committee on Tuberculosis. (28 folders)  Box 6
Note State Associations New Hampshire-Wyoming.
American School Health Association (ASHA) William Howe Award, 1957. Box 6
Note Awarded to Myers.
American Thoracic Society, 1960-1967. Box 6
American Trudeau Society, 1940-1959. Box 6
Anatomy Department, University of Minnesota, 1961. Box 6
Note History compiled for the Journal Lancet , v.52(3), March 1962.
Andersen, Fred C., 1956. Box 6
Note Andersen Windows Corp., Bayport, MN tuberculin testing program.
Anderson, Arnold S., 1927-1968. (4 folders)  Box 6
Note Established many Tuberculosis sanitariums; includes biographical material.
Anderson, Gaylord W., 1954-1970. Box 6
Anti-Tuberculosis League, Seattle, 1937-1938. Box 6
Note Sketches...of activities in Seattle and King County.
Arveson, R.G., 1958-1960. Box 6
Arveson, R.G., 1958-1960. Box 6
Arvidson, Carl, 1964-1968. Box 6
B, 1930s-1975. Box 6
Note Ba-Bl, 1932-1973.
Bo-Brou, 1931-1971.
Brown-Bur, 1930's-1975.
Box 7
Bachelder, Abbie, 1944-1966. Box 7
Backs, Mrs. William H., 1955-1974. Box 7
Banyai, Andrew, 1940-1977. Box 7
Barnwell, John B., 1934-1956. Box 7
Bates, Murray, 1974. Box 7
Note Biography.
Bean, William, 1955-1967. Box 7
Note Regarding Diseases of the Chest , American College of Chest Physicians.
Beard, Richard Olding, 1932-1934, 1963-1968. Box 7
Bearman, J.E., 1963-1969. Box 7
Bell, E.T., 1960, 1964. Box 7
Bennell, Florence, 1955, 1961-1968. Box 7
Note Regarding control of tuberculosis.
Bentley, Ward, 1959-1971. Box 7
Bettag, Otto, 1947-1977. Box 7
Bierring, Walter L., 1933-1964. Box 7
Bickson, Bertie, 1955-1957. Box 7
Billyeald, Olive, 1959-1973. (4 folders)  Box 7
Note Work of the National Conference of Tuberculosis Workers; important for campaigns to control TB.
Birath, Gosta, 1957-1959. Box 7
Blumer, George, 1931-1933. Box 7
Note Regarding Practitioner's Library
Bogen, Emil, 1934, 1957-1963. Box 7
Bosworth, Robinson, 1932-1939, 1957-1962. Box 7
Bovine tuberculosis, 1964-1967, 1971-1975. (2 folders)  Box 7
Note Includes data.
Bovine tuberculosis: James H. Steele, 1962-1968. Box 7
Boyd, David, 1967. Box 7
Boyden, Edward Allen, 1952-1976. (2 folders)  Box 7
Note Formerly member of Anatomy Dept. faculty; news regarding Medical School personnel.
Boynton, Ruth E., 1937-1977. Box 7
Note Bulk regarding W.P. Shepard's biography of Boynton; Journal Lancet series dedicated to Boynton.
Braasch, William, 1954-1967. Box 7
Brazil trip, 1952. Box 7
Box 6
Bridge, Ezra (father and son), 1938-1939, 1951-1969. Box 6
Box 7
Briggs, John, 1950-1972. Box 7
Brown, Dorothy Hutchinson, 1927-1930. Box 7
Brown, Hugh, undated, 1936-1937, 1960-1962. Box 7
Note Photos of Thomas McRae Memorial Sanatorium, Arkansas, a facility for Black TB patients (staff and building), important biography of Brown, a Black physician. See also American School Health Association, Arkansas.
Brown, Spencer F., 1954-1955, 1967. Box 7
Note Myers expresses concern regarding closing sanatoriums, 15 October 1954.
Bryant, James, 1961-1970. Box 7
Buchanan, Bethesda, 1931-1937. Box 7
Note Washington State Tuberculosis Association; wrote a history of the state campaign.
Bueno, Marcio, 1951. Box 7
Note Attacked Myers for his lack of faith in BCG vaccination for TB.
Bull, Peter R., 1955, 1967. Box 7
Burns, Herbert A. undated, 1928-1952. (4 folders)  Box 7
Note Head of Ah-Gwah-Ching State Sanatorium, MN. Includes Camp Lewis Washington annual report of communicable diseases, 1918.
Burns, Ethel L., 1969-1971. Box 7
Bush, Chesley, 1937, 1954-1962. Box 7
C, 1920s-1970. (3 folders)  Box 7
Central Washington College of Education, 1938. Box 7
Note Mantoux tests.
Century Company, undated, 1923-1947. Box 7
Note Regarding Fighters of Fate.
Box 8
Chang, James, 1952-1965. Box 8
Charles C. Thomas, Publishers: American Lecture Series, 1949-1963. (2 folders)  Box 8
Charles C. Thomas, Publisher: The Chest and the Heart, undated, 1947-1956. Box 8
Charles C. Thomas, Publisher: The Child and the Tuberculosis Problem, 1931-1939. Box 8
Charles C. Thomas, Publisher: Diseases of the Chest Including the Heart, 1937-1964. (4 folders)  Box 8
Note Regarding Henry Sweany's refusal to participate in the book, March 1945. Reviews are included in last folder.
Charles C. Thomas, Publisher: Man's Greatest Victory Over Tuberculosis & The Last Frontier, 1939-1967. Box 8
Note Reviews included.
Charles C. Thomas, Publisher: Tuberculosis Among Children, 1929-1938. (2 folders)  Box 8
Charles C. Thomas, Publisher: Tuberculosis Among Children and Young Adults, 1936-1942, 1945-1954. (2 folders)  Box 8
Charles C. Thomas, Publisher: Tuberculosis and Other Communicable Diseases, 1937-1961. Box 8
Charles C. Thomas, Publisher: Tuberculosis: Every Physician's Problem, 1948-1959. Box 8
Chattas, Alberto, 1938-1973. Box 8
Note Tuberculosis control in Argentina.
Chen, Pao-shu, 1954-1957. Box 8
Chicago Tuberculosis Institute, 1931-1935. Box 8
China (Hong Kong), 1958-1959. Box 8
Ch'iu, Philip T.Y., 1935-1942. Box 8
Note Tuberculosis research in pre-war China.
Clark, Neil, 1931-1973. Box 8
Note Writer, boyhood friend of Myers.
Clarke, Maxine Taylor, 1940-1971. Box 8
Note TB patient of Myers.
Class of 1920 reunion, 1950. Box 8
Coffman, Lotus Delta, 1921-1938, 1971. Box 8
Note Includes correspondence with Coffman's brother, O.E. Coffman, regarding his medical condition; 1971 with Paul Alexander regarding exhibit and sketch of Coffman.
College of Medical Evangelists, 1960-1961. Box 8
Note Regarding televised lecture.
Collins, Loren L., 1942-1964. Box 8
Committee on Care of Tuberculosis in General Hospitals, circa 1930s. Box 8
Corson, William, 1959-1967. Box 8
Cotton, Charles E., 1930-1955. Box 8
Note Control of TB in cattle; includes biographical material.
Cowan, Donald W., 1963-1968. Box 8
Cowling, Donald J., 1952-1967. Box 8
Note Mostly regarding tribute to Cowling.
Crumbley, James, 1959-1962.  Box 8
Crow, Earl R., 1933-1958. Box 8
Crumbly, James, 1959-1962. Box 8
Da-Dok, 1930s-1971. Box 8
Note To Richard Dodd regarding BCG, 7 December 1970.
Dol-Dz, 1930s-1971. Box 8
Note B.A. Dyar regarding control of TB in South Dakota, 1935.
Daggy, Richard, 1949. Box 8
Dahl, Joseph E., 1962-1964. Box 8
Danielson, Karl, 1941-1943, 1956. Box 8
Davies, Roberts, 1954-1959. Box 8
Note TB control in Florida.
Davison, Richard M., 1936-1948. Box 8
Dearholt, Hoyt, 1924-1939. Box 8
Note TB control in Wisconsin; biography of Will Ross.
de Konig, Blanche, 1939-1966. Box 8
Note TB control in Grand Rapids, MI area.
Box 9
DeLien, Horace, 1938, 1949-1976. (2 folders)  Box 9
Note TB among American Indians (1940s); Phillippines (1950s); Vietnam (1960s); autobiographical account by DeLien, 16 January 1975.
Dickey, Lloyd B., 1947-1970. Box 9
Diehl, Harold S., 1932-1972. (2 folders)  Box 9
Note Regarding Myers' history of the University of Minnesota Medical School; Diehl's work with the American Cancer Society; news regarding medical faculty.
Diehl Award, 1966. Box 9
Note Myers was recipient.
Diseases of the Chest, 9th International Congress, Copenhagen, 1964. Box 9
Note Includes correspondence regarding paper.
Diseases of the Chest, 10th International Congress, Washington D.C., 1968. Box 9
Note Myers' speech included.
Diseases of the Chest (Journal).  
Box 9
Authors A.  Box 9
Anderson, Milton W., 1949-1962. Box 9
Associate Editorial Board, 1963. 
Box 9
Associate Editors, 1956-1958, 1967. Box 9
Authors, B, 1958-1967. Box 9
Andrew Banyai, 1945-1964. Box 9
Ward Bentley, 1959-1963. Box 9
Authors, C, 1954-1967. Box 9
Cardiovascular papers, 1954-1963. Box 9
Cardiovascular diseases, 1965-1968. Box 9
Note Master, Briggs, Rossak regarding section of journal.
Authors, D, 1956-1966. Box 9
Authors, E, 1959-1961. Box 9
Editorial Board, 1934-1969. (2 folders)  Box 9
Note Includes origins of journal.
Authors, F, 1965-1967. Box 9
Friedman, Louis, 1952-1960. Box 9
Authors, G, 1951-1966. Box 9
Authors, H, 1956-1967. Box 9
Authors, I, 1957-1967. Box 9
Index, 1946-1956. Box 9
Authors, J, 1951-1967. Box 9
Authors, K, 1954-1967. Box 9
Kornfeld, Murray, 1940-1964. (7 folders)  Box 9
Note Executive Editor.
Box 10
Kornfeld, Murray, 1965-1970. (2 folders)  Box 10
Kruse, Harriet, 1948-1968. Box 10
Authors, L, 1957-1967. Box 10
Authors, M, 1951-1965. Box 10
Moersch, Herman, 1953-1968. Box 10
Note Director of Education and Research.
Myers dedication issue, 1968. Box 10
Authors, N, 1958-1966. Box 10
Authors, O, 1953-1968. Box 10
Overholt, Richard H., 1946-1966. Box 10
Authors, P, 1955-1967. Box 10
Peterson, Sylvia, 1957-1969. Box 10
Authors, R, 1952-1968. Box 10
Ross, Raymond, 1957-1958. Box 10
Authors, S, 1950-1967. (2 folders)  Box 10
Soffer, Alfred, 1967-1968. Box 10
Sweeny, Henry C., 1950-1969. 
Box 10
Authors, T, 1950-1967. Box 10
Turiel, Sam, 1950-1963. (2 folders)  Box 10
Note Routine correspondence regarding editing of journal.
Authors, U, 1966-1967. Box 10
Authors, V, 1955-1957, 1966-1967. Box 10
Authors, W, 1952-1965. 
Box 10
Donohoe, Will E., 1936-1970. Box 10
Doyle, L.I., 1966. Box 10
Dungay, Neil, 1958-1961. Box 10
Note On Carleton College faculty; regarding memorial article and fund.
Durfee, Max L., 1946-1977. (4 folders)  Box 10
Note Head of Oberlin College Health Service; control of TB on Oberlin campus, American School Health Association
E, 1930s-1970. Box 10
Note To George Earl regarding conflict between Minnesota Public Health Association and Minnesota Medical Association, 7 October 1933.
Ekman, James, 1938-1961. Box 10
Note Myers reflection on time when the Mayo Foundation became part of the University's Graduate School. Ekman was an editor for the Mayo Clinic and owner of the Doomsday Press.
Eckman, John and Jay, 1963-1977. Box 10
Elias Potter Lyon Fund, 1936. 
Box 10
English, Gerald S., 1956-1963. Box 10
Evans, W.A., 1946-1971. Box 10
Note Includes history of Evans Memorial Library "Colored" Branch, Aberdeen, Mississippi, 10 March 1947.
Everybody's Health (Journal), 1938-1940. 
Box 10
Excerpta Medica Foundation, 1949-1968. Box 10
Fa-Fl, 1920s-1970 Box 10
Note To J.M. Filiatrault regarding BCG, 3 November 1949; report on TB among Minnesota Native Americans, 5 November 1963.
Fo-Fu, 1930s-1970. Box 10
Fairball, L.R., 1943-1946. Box 10
Box 11
Fairview Hospital, 1929-1934. Box 11
Farber, Seymour, 1948-1961. Box 11
Note Regarding BCG.
Farness, O.J., 1931-1970. Box 11
Note Biographical material included.
Federation of American Sanatoria, 1936-1937. Box 11
Note From Murray Kornfeld.
Feldman, William Hugh, 1931-1971. (2 folders)  Box 11
Note Influential in the control of TB in U.S. animals; Myers regarding Irvine McQuarrie, 15 September 1961.
Ferguson, Ira, 1944-1970. Box 11
Fishbein, Morris, 1938-1969. Box 11
Flancher, Leon H., 1930-1962. Box 11
Fleeson, William, 1961-1964. Box 11
Fleming, Dean S., 1950-1969. Box 11
Note Regarding institutionalization for active cases of TB in Minnesota, 17 October 1951.
Freeman, Joseph T., 1956-1965. Box 11
Furcolow, Michael M., 1947-1966. Box 11
Note Probability of TB in a Coast and Geodetic Survey Field Party, 25 April 1961; Myers reactions to Furclow's opinions regarding x-ray readings and treatment of children with TB, 7 May 1964.
Ga-Gl, 1920s-1960s. Box 11
Go-Gu, 1935-1969. Box 11
Note To E.R. Grant regarding "modern" method of caring for children with TB, 20 June 1939.
Galinsky, Leon J., 1935-1954. Box 11
Note Myers use of streptomycin as a treatment for primary TB, 5 August 1948; note regarding Iowa being the first state to implement tuberculin test to whole state, 1 September 1952.
Gedde-Dahl, Tobias, 1948-1971. Box 11
General Practice News, 1949-1956 Box 11
Note Published by the American Academy of General Practice.
Geriatrics, 1945-1968 Box 11
Note Refers to the American Journal of Geriatrics .
German Trip, 1955-1956. Box 11
Glenn Lake Sanatorium, Oak Terrace, Minnesota, 1923-1943. (2 folders)  Box 11
Gordon, Burgess, 1951-1963. Box 11
Gould, Edith Corson, 1924-1971. (2 folders)  Box 11
Note Patient at Glenn Lake Sanatorium; undated letter describe her experience. Edited Myers' manuscript and worked as a medical librarian.
Grace, Edwin J., 1944-1970. Box 11
Graduate School, University of Minnesota, 1923-1943. Box 11
Note Regarding Myers' research projects funded by Graduate School funds.
Gray, Walter C., 1954-1969. Box 11
Green, Warren H., 1968-1971 Box 11
Note Publisher.
Gunlaugson, Fred G., 1952-1969. Box 11
H. Longstreet Taylor Tuberculosis Research Fund, 1951-66. Box 11
Note Correspondence, minutes of Executive Committee.
Hag-Harrington, 1930s-1971. 
Box 11
Harris-Haz, 1920s-1960s. Box 11
Note To C. Harvey regarding Sister Kenny, 13 May 1950.
He, 1920s-1970. Box 11
Note To G. Heller regarding TB in children and infant research, 24 January 1966; from C. Hendricks regarding TB in armed forces, 24 February 1941.
Hi-Hold, 1920s-1971. Box 11
Holm-Hu, 1930s-1971. Box 11
Note To M. Hughes regarding tuberculin testing, 12 February 1959.
Habien, H.C., 1947-1966 Box 11
Note Myers' patient; control of TB in medical and nursing schools; military.
Hagen, Olaf Jensen, 1931-1965. Box 11
Hammerstad, Lynn M., 1950-1971. Box 11
Harrington, F.E., 1944-1947. Box 11
Note Biographical material. Includes Minneapolis Board of Health.
Harrington Memorial Award, 1955-1962. 
Hartford High School Commencement Address, 1941-1942. 
Note Copy of address, "Youth's Heritage and a Philosophy of Life", included. Large autobiographical.
Box 11
Haugland, Oscar G., 1929-1959. Box 11
Haunz, E.A., 1962-1968. Box 11
Hawaii., 1958. Box 11
Hayes, Edward William, 1924-1971. (2 folders)  Box 11
Note TB in medical and nursing school curriculums; describes personal experience with TB; brought Mexican children to California for treatment; information regarding colleague, Joe Peabody.
Hayes, James M., 1935-1971. Box 11
Box 12
Hedges, Charles C., 1940-1971. Box 12
Heldt, Thomas J., 1953-1971. Box 12
Hempstead, C.B., 1928, 1966-1967. Box 12
Hendricks, Charles M., 1946-1954. Box 12
Note Proposed American Board of Diseases of the Chest, business of the American College of Chest Physicians.
Hennepin County Medical Society, 1921-1960. Box 12
Hennepin County Tuberculosis Association, 1921-1969. (2 folders)  Box 12
Note Organization business. Myers account of campaign to establish tuberculin testing, 1 December 1961.
Herman Kleinman Award, 1968. Box 12
Hill, E.V., 1930-1935. Box 12
Note Importance of ventilation for TB patients.
Hill, F.J., 1945-1954. Box 12
Note Myers regarding TB at Veterans Hospital; control of TB in Minneapolis, 22 April 1946.
Hilleboe, Herman E., 1940-1966. Box 12
Note U.S. Public Health Service; general control of TB.
Hinshaw, H.C., 1941-1959. Box 12
Note Clinic. Regarding Minnesota Committee on Tuberculosis; treatment of TB. Hinshaw expresses concern regarding Study SectMayoion of the U.S. Public Health Service, 2 June 1949.
Hirdes, J.J., 1957-1961. Box 12
Hjaltersted, Oli, 1952-1970. Box 12
Note Control of TB in Iceland.
Hoard's Dairyman, 1947-1948. Box 12
Note Correspondence with editor, W.D. Knox.
Hodgson, Corrin H., 1949-1971. Box 12
Note Contemplated study to use BCG on patients in mental hospitals.
Hoffstater, Irene, 1955-1970. Box 12
Hopkins, Frederick, 1950-1969. Box 12
Hopkins, Harry L., 1931, 1935. Box 12
Horton, Ralph, 1947-1954. Box 12
Hoshishima, Keiichiro, 1957-1958. Box 12
Howard, Robert, 1953-1964. Box 12
Hsu, Katharine, 1956-1971. Box 12
Note Noted researcher in control of TB.
Hudson, Herndon, 1950-1962. Box 12
I, 1930s-1969. Box 12
Israel, 1950-1951 Box 12
Note Regarding Myers trip to visit TB researchers; includes some tourist information.
J, 1920s-1971. Box 12
Note To F.R. Janney regarding disposition of children with Bone Tuberculosis, 4 November 1940; to H. Jones include reminiscences of medical school.
Jacinto, Carmelo P., 1940-1967. Box 12
Jackson, Dr. C.M., 1914-1971. Box 12
Jacobs, Sydney, 1942-1966. Box 12
Note Regarding drugs to prevent TB.
Jaffin, Abraham E., 1950-1952. Box 12
Note BCG; tuberculin testing.
James, Edwin, 1953-1966. Box 12
Note TB control in England.
James, H.M., 1945-1947. Box 12
Note Regarding Sister Kenny.
James E. Moore Society, 1963-1966. Box 12
Japan Trip, 1958-1959. Box 12
Jay Arthur Myers Research Fund for Tuberculosis, undated, 1956-1968. (3 folders)  Box 12
Note Background and history, 1956-1957. Most routine acknowledgments discarded.
Jennings, Frank, 1927-1971. Box 12
Note Glenn Lake Sanatorium; TB control among Native Americans. Myers regarding Richard Scammon, 12 October 1967.
Johnson, J. Edward, 1948-1956. Box 12
Note TB control in Texas.
Johnson, James, 1960, 1970. Box 12
Note Includes biographical sketch by Myers.
Johnson, Leighton, 1963-1967. Box 12
Note Regarding Arnold Anderson's last days in 1966.
Johnston, Wilson, 1953-1967. Box 12
Jordan, Lewis S. and Katharine, 1931-1969. (4 folders)  Box 12
Note Carried out major project to detect TB in school children in the Granite Fall, MN area. Includes photograph of L.S. Jordan.
Journal Lancet  
Note Published in Minneapolis. Myers served as chairman of the editorial board from 1930-1969. Folders contain correspondence with authors (filed alphabetically within each year) special issues and biographical profiles. The Journal Lancet ceased publication in 1969, its centennial year.
Box 12
Correspondence with authors, 1930-32. (2 folders)  Box 12
Box 13
Correspondence with authors, 1934-68. (13 folders)  Box 13
American College of Physicians, 1937. Box 13
90th Anniversary Issue, 1959, 1958-1960. Box 13
April Issue, (TB) 1954-1958. Box 13
April Issue, 1959. Box 13
Biographical Profiles, 1958-1968. (3 folders)  Box 13
Cardiovascular Series, 1959-1964. Box 13
Case Reports, 1951-1959. Box 13
Centennial Issue, 1964-1968. Box 13
Clinical Medicine and Rehabilitation Issue, 1966. Box 13
Communicable Disease Series, 1957-1967. Box 13
Editorial Board, 1961-1967. Box 13
Editorial Office, 1930-1969. Box 13
OB-GYN Issues, 1958-1964. Box 13
Pediatrics Issue (John Anderson), 1964-1966. Box 13
Special Issue on TB, 1933. Box 13
Syphilis Number, 1938. Box 13
X-Ray Survey-Technical Planning Committee, 1947. Box 13
Journal of the American Medical Association, 1945-1961. Box 13
Journal of Outdoor Life , 1921-1935. Box 13
Ka-Kin, 1920s-1972. Box 13
Kir-Kui, 1928-1971. Box 13
Note From R.W. Knight regarding location of Sanatorium in Texas for Black people with TB, 12 August 1935; M. Knowlton regarding significance of calcific deposits in the chests of children, 18 August 1934.
K'an, Kenneth C., 1949-1950. Box 13
Note Information regarding Philip T.Y. Ch'iu.
Karlson, Alfred G., 1951-1971. Box 13
Note Control of TB in animals.
Keene, Charles H., 1936-1962. Box 13
Note Regarding American School Health Association's publication, Journal of School Health .
Box 14
Kelsey, Kenneth L., 1953-1954. Box 14
Kernkamp, Leila, 1930-1938, 1971. Box 14
Note Writes about polio epidemic in Los Angeles, 11 September 1934.
Kerr, Robert B., 1951-1968. Box 14
Keys, Ancel, 1951-1961, 1972. Box 14
Note Copies of letters from Europe which were published in Journal Lancet and the alumni magazine.
Khariat, Omar, 1953-1968. Box 14
Note Turkish doctor practicing in Egypt who got into trouble over his ant-BCG stance; emigrated to Canada.
Kinsella, Thomas J., 1963-1972. Box 14
Note Myers biographical sketch of Kinsella; Kinsella's history of thoracic surgery.
Kleinman, Herman, 1956-1961. Box 14
Kleinschmidt, Earl E., 1948-1953. Box 14
Knudson, A.B.C., 1944-1967. Box 14
Kokatrur, Gundu R. and Mohan, 1949-1971. Box 14
Note Father and son doctors involved in TB control in India.
Krause, Allen K., 1933-1954. (3 folders)  Box 14
Note  Includes opinions regarding proposed journal Diseases of the Chest . 1946-1954 largely concerned with republication of Krause's key publications.

Note Editor, American Review of Tuberculosis. Also director of the Desert Sanatorium, Tucson, AZ.
Kuehle, Ben E., 1948-1968. Box 14
Kuo, David L., 1946. Box 14
Kupka, Edward, 1958-1959. Box 14
Note Regarding BCG.
Kurth, R.J., 1955-1967. Box 14
Note TB in the military.
La, 1930s-1971. Box 14
Note To A. Langehaug regarding control of TB among Fairview Hospital nursing students.
Le-Li, 1930s-1971. Box 14
Ll-Ly 1920s-1965. Box 14
Larson, Erika Schroeder, 1960-1968. Box 14
Lederle Laboratories, 1959-1963. Box 14
Lee, Edmund L., 1940-1965. Box 14
Lees, Henry DeWitt, 1923, 1931-1970. (5 folders)  Box 14
Note Control of TB in students at the University of Pennsylvania and the University of Minnesota. Correspondence concern research project of Lees and Myers. Lees' use of paper film, 13 November 1934; incidence of TB among medical students, 4 May 1936; health care problems at University of Pennsylvania during World War II, 6 January 1944.
Lemon, Willis S., 1934-1943. Box 14
Lerche, William, 1950-1958. Box 14
Levine, Edwin R., 1945-1959. Box 14
Note BCG; American College of Chest Physicians.
Levine, Milton I., 1944-1946. Box 14
Note BCG.
Library: University Archives, 1962-1971. Box 14
Lillehei Family, 1955-1969. Box 14
Lincoln, Edith, 1943-1965. Box 14
Lindberg, D.O.N., 1935-1954. Box 14
Litzenberg, J.C. and Olga Hansen, 1938-1971. Box 14
Lockhart, Mary, 1965-1971. Box 14
Loewen, D.F., 1961-1969. Box 14
Note Compulsory testing of school children for TB.
Long, Edmond R., 1933-1968. (2 folders)  Box 14
Note Mainly regarding manuscript "TB and War," 1946; general comments on TB in the armed forces during World War II.
Long, Perrin H., 1960-1962. Box 14
Lorber, J., 1951-1954. Box 14
Lotz, Oscar, 1936-1952. Box 14
Lowell, Anthony, 1965-1975. Box 14
Note TB statistics.
Lufkin, Dexter, 1933-1950. Box 14
Note Pharmaceutical treatment of TB.
Lundstrom, Karl A., 1948. Box 14
Lundy, John S., 1954-1963. Box 14
Note Regarding Journal Lancet section on pain; includes photograph of Lundy; biographical articles by Myers.
Lyght, Charles E., 1937-1973. (2 folders)  Box 14
Note Carleton College. Regarding American Student Health Association, National Tuberculosis Association, editorial concerns.
Lymanhurst School for Tuberculosis Children, undated, 1921-1965. Box 14
Lyon, Elias Potter, 1920-1936. Box 14
Ma-Mc, 1930's-1960's. Box 14
Mac-May, 1930s-1970. Box 14
Note To H.V. Madsen regarding Minnesota laws on TB, 3 November 1947; to M. Manson regarding control of TB in hospital staffs, 28 May 1955; to H.L. Mantz regarding TB control in Minnesota, 16 October 1947; to H.L. Mantz regarding TB in the military, 23 March 1951.
Box 15
Me-My, 1930s-1970. Box 15
Note E. Morris regarding coordination of TB programs, 22 April 1939; S. Morris regarding TB among medical students in Philadelphia, 7 March 1945; to K. Mullen regarding opinion of diagnosis of TB by x-ray; use at Lymanhurst, 5 October 1938.
Mi, 1930s-1970. Box 15
Note J.A. Miller and Myers exchange opinions regarding organizations, Academy of Tuberculosis Physicians and American College of Chest Physicians, 1937; to J.J. Miller regarding reactions rates to 1 milligram Old Tuberculin, 28 August 1945; exchange of personal news with college classmate Judge Lewis M. Miller, 1936-1955; R.E. Miller starting of program to test for TB among nursing students at hospital in New Jersey; S. Miller regarding TB control in South Dakota.
MacLachlan, Charles , 1931-1943. Box 15
Note TB control in North Dakota.
Mankini, Kripal, 1958-1963. Box 15
Mantel, Harold, 1962-1964. Box 15
Note Head of Harold Mantel Inc., a publicity firm that handled distribution and advertisement of Compendium of State Regulations and Recommendations Concerning Tuberculosis Screening of School Children.
Marietta, Shelley U., 1947. Box 15
Note Regarding American College of Chest Physicians.
Mariette, Ernest S., 1922-1950. Box 15
Note Regarding Glenn Lake Sanatorium.
Mark, Hilbert, 1931-1969. Box 15
Mark, Louis, 1954. Box 15
Masters of Medicine .  
Box 15
Correspondence undated, 1962-1969. (3 folders)  Box 15
Warren H. Green, publisher, 1967-1970, 1974. Box 15
Manuscript - chapters 1-9.  Box 15
Anatomy Department, undated, 1961-1967. Box 15
Anesthesiology, undated, 1964-1967. Box 15
Biochemistry, 1962-1967. Box 15
Note Wallace D. Armstrong correspondence and biographical information.
Bio-Medical Library, undated. Box 15
Continuation Medical Center, undated, 1965-1966. Box 15
Note Includes biography of W. Albert Sullivan.
Deans, undated, 1965-1966. Box 15
Note Includes biographies.
Graduate School, 1965-1967. Box 15
Hospitals, undated, 1965-1967. 
Box 15
Internal Medicine, 1962-1966. Box 15
Note Correspondence with Olga Hansen and C.J. Watson.
Mayo Foundation, undated. Box 15
Mayo Memorial, 1965. Box 15
Note Notes regarding development of the Mayo Memorial by H.S. Diehl.
Microbiology, 1964-1966. Box 15
Note Biography of Dennis Watson, by S.G. Bradley.
Nursing, 1964-1967 Box 15
Note Correspondence with Barbara Sharpless regarding early history of the School of Nursing.
Obstetrics and Gynecology, 1962-1967. Box 15
Opthalmology, 1964-1967. Box 15
Pathology, 1962-1965. Box 15
Pediatrics, 1964-1967. Box 15
Pharmacology, 1962-1966. Box 15
Physiology, 1962-1966. Box 15
Psychiatry and Neurology, 1962-1966. Box 15
Public Health, 1964. Box 15
Radiology, 1930, 1957, 1962-1967. Box 15
Note Correspondence with Leo Rigler and Harold D. Peterson regarding early history of the Department of Radiology.
Social Services 1964. Box 15
Student Health Service, undated, 1964-1966. Box 15
Note Correspondence of Donald Cowan and Ruth Boynton.
Surgery, undated, 1965-67. Box 15
Note Biographical sketches of John Perry and John Moe.
Matson, Ralph C., 1930-1944. Box 15
Mayer, Roland G., 1953-1958. Box 15
McClendon, Jesse, 1957-1970. Box 15
Note Several autobiographical letters by McClendon.
McCracken, Paul W., 1938-1970. Box 15
McDermott, Walsh, 1955-1962. Box 15
McKee, Elizabeth Leggett, 1927-1969. (2 folders)  Box 15
Note M.D. at Indian Outpatient Service, Bemidji, MN until 1954.
McKinley, Chauncy A., 1930-1969. Box 15
Note Northwestern Hospital, Minneapolis, control of TB through chest x-rays of admissions and personnel.
McKinley, J. Charnley Committee and Fund, 1946-1947. Box 15
McQuarrie, Irvine, 1949-1961. Box 15
Note Regarding McQuarrie's career, Myers' biographical sketch of him.
Medical Bulletin , 1974. Box 15
Note Article regarding Myers.
Medler, Edgar M., 1947-1956. Box 15
Meredith Press , Family Medical Guide, 1962-1966, 1970. Box 15
Meyerding. E.A., 1931-1958. Box 15
Miller, Edmund, 1950-1951. Box 15
Note Preservation of TB unit at Anoka State Hospital, 1951.
Minneapolis Division of Public Health, 1924-1969. Box 15
Minneapolis Division of Public Health, 1943. Box 15
Note Summary of Activities.
Minneapolis General Hospital, 1930-1957. Box 15
Note Myers chief of Chest Service.
Minnesota Department of Health, undated, 1951-1969. 
Note Statistics.
Box 15
Minnesota Division of Public Institutions Special Committee on Tuberculosis, 1950-1951. Box 15
Note Staffing needs for Glenn Lake Sanatorium.
Minnesota Livestock Sanitary Board, 1930-1934. Box 15
Note Control of TB in Minnesota Livestock. Primarily Charles E. Cotton.
Minnesota Medical Foundation, 1967-1970. Box 15
Minnesota Medicine , 1964-1971. Box 15
Note Carl Rice correspondence.
Minnesota, Mining and Manufacturing, 1934-1935. Box 15
Minnesota Public Health Association, undated, 1929-1943. (4 folders)  Box 15
Note Includes extensive correspondence with E.A. Meyerding, Executive Secretary Organizing Mantoux testing in Minnesota, 1930; Myers regarding relationship between Minnesota Public Health Association and Minnesota Medical Association, 7 October 1933; invitation to 17th anniversary celebration of Lymanhurst, 20 April 1938; list of former Minnesota tuberculosis workers, February 1943.
Box 16
Minnesota Public Health Association, Invited and Conquered , undated, 1949-1951. (2 folders)  Box 16
Note Background material, selected letters.
Minnesota State Medical Association, 1921-1969. (3 folders)  Box 16
Note Includes correspondence with E.A. Meyerding; R.R. Rosell regarding TB control in Minnesota. Minutes of the Public Health Education Committee, 27 March 1934; Myers connection with Public Health and Tuberculosis Committees of the Minnesota State Medical Association, 17 December 1941.
Minnesota State Medical Association. Committee on Tuberculosis, 1940-1953. (10 folders & books)  Box 16
Minnesota State Sanitarium. Hospital Technique booklet, 1934. Box 16
Minnesota Trudeau Medical Society, 1938-1941. Box 16
Minnesota Tuberculosis and Health Association, undated, 1951-1973. Box 16
Note Tuberculosis control in Minnesota including correspondence with E.A. Meyerding; undated chronology of TB control in Minnesota.
Minnesota Tuberculosis Facilities Commission, 1953. Box 16
Mississippi Valley Conference, 1947-1956. Box 16
Mississippi Valley Conference: Dearbolt Award, 1950-1951. Box 16
Modern Medicine, 1934-1961. Box 16
Note Predominantly Myers' work as consultant to the journal. Regarding series to help doctors to improve their reading skills, April 1958.
Moersch, Herman J., 1939-1974. Box 16
Note Report regarding change of name and purpose of the American Trudeau Society, 9 July 1956; Myers regarding use of BCG in Scandinavian countries and Minnesota, 25 June 1958.
Moorman, Lewis J., 1931-1955. Box 16
Note List of Minnesota physicians qualified to do artificial pneumonothorax work, 4 December 1933; Moorman's opinion of establishment of Academy of Tuberculosis Physicians, 19 May 1936; biographical sketch of Moorman, 1954.
Morse, Dan, 1950-1970. Box 16
Note TB control in Peoria, IL area; includes Morse's manuscript, "Prehistoric Tuberculosis in America," 1950.
Box 17
N, 1930s-1960s. Box 17
Note Use of Red Cross trade mark, 22 December 1937; Myers regarding provision of beds for TB patients, 15 January 1939; letter regarding problems of menopause, 6 December 1940; role of 4-H in control of TB in animals, July 1950; Myers' plea to restore personnel x-ray inspections at Northwestern Hospital, Minneapolis, 24 September 1960.
Narcotics forms, 1930s-1940s. Box 17
Note Retained as examples.
National Research Council, 1944-1946. Box 17
Note Problems of TB in the military.
National Tuberculosis Association, 1921-1967. (5 folders)  Box 17
Note Myers regarding American Review of Tuberculosis , 8 October 1922; C. White regarding preservation of purified protein, 30 March 1934; K. Emerson regarding meeting to discuss standards for TB testing and x-ray campaigns, 1 June 1937; outline of plan to improve the National Tuberculosis Association, 12 October 1937; K. Emerson regarding establishment of joint committee with American College of Chest Physicians, 21 October 1937; Emerson regarding American College of Chest Physicians pneumonothorax directory, 14 January 1938; Emerson regarding publication of Myers' book on eradication of bovine tuberculosis, 23 March 1939; report on the Meeker Co. (MN) demonstration, 12 June 1942; biographical sketch of Kendall Emeson, 14 September 1947; J.E. Perkins regarding work of E.A. Meyerding, 27 June 1950; Perkins regarding relations between American College of Chest Physicians and the NTA, 13 December 1950; Meyerding's resignation and contributions, April 1957; Myers regarding infections of TB, 1 October 1967.
National Tuberculosis Association: Philip P. Jacobs, 1927-1939. Box 17
Note Editorial matters, Journal of Outdoor Life . Jacobs regarding Lawrence Flick and the International Congress on Tuberculosis, 5 March 1929.
National Tuberculosis Association: H.E. Kleinschmidt, 1927-1951. Box 17
Note Myers regarding childhood TB, 17 July 1929; Myers regarding closing of Lymanhurst, 26 April 1934; Myers regarding criticism of NTA's lack of communication with physicians, 2 February 1938; Myers regarding proposed campaign to control TB at the University of Minnesota, 26 November 1938; Kleinschmidt regarding inclusion of article by Myers and editorial by Pinner in American Review of Respiratory Diseases , April 1941.
National Tuberculosis Association: Photographs.  Box 17
Note Photos of Kendall Emerson and James E. Perkins.
National Tuberculosis Association: Tuberculosis Among Veterans Committee, 1945-1947. Box 17
Nelson, Andrew, 1929-1931. Box 17
Note Attorney, Myers work on legal cases.
New Delhi, India Trip, 1962-1963. Box 17
New York Tuberculosis and Health Association, 1938-1968. (3 folders)  Box 17
Note Correspondence mainly with Godias J. Drolet and Anthony M. Lowell regarding tuberculosis statistics and their interpretation both in New York and internationally. Myers and Drolet regarding BCG, 1947-1948; Drolet's contributions, 1950.
Nice, Charles M., 1958-1959. Box 17
Noviak, Edward E., 1954-1958. Box 17
Note Biographical material.
Nu Sigma Nu, 1952-1953. Box 17
Note Fund-raising for house, J.C. McKinley Fund.
O, 1920s-1973. Box 17
Note To W.F. Odell regarding air sampling for dust, 3 April 1936; exchange with E.A. Ornstein regarding control of TB among medical students, 1933; exchange with E. Ostergaard regarding control of TB among nursing and medical students, 1958; to P. Owen regarding methods of TB testing, 14 April 1958.
Ohio State University, 1971. Box 17
Ohio University, undated, 1940-1971. Box 17
Note Alumni matters, in latter years regarding scholarship funds. To J.C. Bruce regarding closing of Lymanhurst School; reminiscences of college days at Ohio University, 28 February 1953.
Oltman, Helen, 1957-1969. Box 17
Note Former Lymanhurst School nurse.
Opstad, Earl, 1946-1947, 1970. Box 17
The Optimist , 1916-1940. Box 17
Note Journal of the Ohio State Sanatorium published by patients.
Ornstein, George G., 1944-1959. Box 17
Ott, Martin D., 1923-1949. Box 17
Oyama, Tsutomu, 1954-1955. Box 17
P, 1920s-1970. Box 17
Note Pa-Pe, 1920's-1970.
Pf-Po, 1930's-1970.
Pe-Pz, 1930's-1975.
Exchange with E.P. Pendergrass about comparative value of roentgenographic film vs. paper, 1938; exchange regarding BCG with C. Penaflor, Philippines, 1954; to R. Peromet regarding BCG, 17 April 1946; to M. Peterson regarding clinical testing of streptomycin, 5 March 1945; P. Pope regarding control of TB among Baifran children, 2 March 1969; reminiscences regarding Myers work with F.M. Pottenger, 14 December 1955; exchange with H.E. Potter regarding A.M.A.'s report on x-ray films, 1937-1938; to T.S. Potter regarding vaccines for TB, 6 March 1944; exchange with C. Prest regarding use of x-ray film in TB control in Brooklyn, NY, 1937-1938; to C.E. Proshek regarding TB in cattle, 30 January 1954; exchange with M. Pynchon regarding N.T.A.'s pneumonothorax directory, 1937.
Padgett, Florence, 1959-1971. Box 17
Palmer, Carroll E., 1943-1967. (3 folders)  Box 17
Note Use of histoplasm to detect TB, 1945-1946; Myers regarding BCG, 29 April 1950; BCG usage in the Scandinavian countries, 1955-1956; Myers regarding entering campaigns for treatments, 10 January 1959; Myers regarding use of streptomycin, 27 October 1962.
Pankow, Louis J., 1931-1970. Box 17
Parochial school survey, 1936, 1953-1954. Box 17
Pastor, J. Rodriguez 1936-1970. Box 17
Note Testing for and control of TB in Puerto Rico; use of BCG.
Paterson, Robert Gildersleeve and Elizabeth, 1949-1957. Box 17
Payne, Howard, 1954. Box 17
Peabody, Joseph Winthrop Sr. & Jr., 1940-1971. Box 17
Note Myers regarding work of Minnesota Commission to Study Sanatoriums, 28 January 1953; Myers regarding death of Arnold Anderson, 5 September 1966.
Peck, John, 1932-1969. Box 17
Note TB control in Iowa.
Pedersen, Elmer, 1951-1953. Box 17
Note Norwegian radiologist.
Perez, Jose Antonio, 1938-1965. Box 17
Perkins, James E., 1947-1970. Box 17
Note Perkins regarding work of N.T.A., 21 October 1964; Myers' philosophy regarding medical organizations relating to TB, 8 October 1966; transmission of TB, 1968-1969.
Box 18
Peters, LeRoy S., 1927-1941. Box 18
Note Exchange regarding Peters becoming part of the staff of Modern Medicine , 1933.
Peterson, Willard, 1946-1966. Box 18
Note Myers regarding Peterson's work in promoting certification of Minnesota schools, 30 November 1966.
Petter, Charles K., 1928-1970. Box 18
Note Initially at Glenn Lake Sanatorium, regarding Petter's work in TB control in Illinois. Myers regarding incidence curve of TB by age, 9 October 1967.
Peyton, William Thomas, 1960-1961. Box 18
Note Regarding biographical article by Myers.
Pfeutze, Carl H., 1940-1965. Box 18
Note Pioneer of use of chemotherapy to cure TB; worked at Mineral Springs Sanatorium and control of TB in Olmstead County, MN.
Phillipine Islands Trip, 1958. Box 18
Phillips, Elizabeth, 1965-1968. Box 18
Note Pioneer in communicable disease techniques, meals on wheels.
Physical Aspects of Pulmonary Function , 1948-1956. Box 18
Note P. Thomas regarding publication of book; Myers' views of position on pulmonary function, 5 December 1955.
Pinner, Max, 1937-1948. Box 18
Note Exchange regarding organization for doctors within N.T.A., 1937.
Platou, Erling S., 1941-1967. Box 18
Note Regarding Myers' biography of Platou.
Pleyte, A.A., 1941-1949. Box 18
Note Pleyte regarding TB testing of cattle in Barron County, WI, 28 April 1942; Pleyte regarding TB skin testing, 4 March 1953.
Plishner, M.J., 1954-1958. Box 18
Note Regarding book on mass x-raying.
Plunkett, Robert, 1931-1954. Box 18
Pneumothorax Artificialis Association Internationale, 1922-1930. Box 18
Pollak, Maxim, 1933-1950. Box 18
Note Exchange regarding reaction to Crimm talk at N.T.A, 1936; care of World War II veterans with TB; TB control in Illinois.
Postgraduate Medicine , 1950-1968. Box 18
Potthoff, Herbert B., 1938-1960. Box 18
Powers X-Ray Products, 1937, 1941-1944, 1958-1965. Box 18
Note Concerns use of x-rays in detecting TB. Exchange regarding concern to x-ray service men, 1941; regarding Dr. Lyght, 16 December 1942; x-raying industrial plant employees, 1943; Myers regarding resistance to x-ray surveys in Missouri, 21 December 1943; Myers tribute to Henry D. Lees on his death and tribute to Powers X-Ray Service, 1 December 1962.
Box 18.
Pray, L.G. 1964-1968. Box 18.
Box 18
Pritchard, Stuart, 1928-1930. Box 18
Pryor, David D., 1926-1959. Box 18
Note Ohio friend and early mentor.
Puerto Rico Trips, 1938-1939, 1955. 
Note J. Rodriguez Pastor correspondence.
Box 18
Q, 1931, 1955. Box 18
Note Includes account of experience of x-ray treatment of a child, 1931.
R, 1920s-1971. Box 18
Note Myers to D.G. Ramras regarding communicability of primary TB, 18 February 1961; To J. Raum regarding Myers' autobiography, 16 September 1970; Myers to D. Reed regarding his work in Minnesota and in general, February 1932; H.W. Retan regarding Myers case of TB, 24 September 1921; Myers to J.D. Riley regarding effects of military, 31 March 1943; to A.J. Rockney regarding admission policies to state sanatoriums, 14 March 1931; to Ruhland regarding misquote by newspaper, 29 November 1937.
Rabin, Coleman B., 1955-1958. Box 18
Note Roentgenology of the chest.
Rachmilevitz, M., 1956-1965. Box 18
Radner, David D., 1968-1969. Box 18
Note Control of TB in Illinois.
Ragsdale, Robert D., 1966-1970. Box 18
Note Myers regarding origin of plan to train public health nurses to administer and read TB tests, 4 January 1967; Myers' views of TB testing and chemoprophylsis, 2 August 1968.
Ranney, A.F. 1962-1969. Box 18
Note Regarding literature, statistics on control of TB in animals. Data called for man's greatest victory over tuberculosis.
Rasmussen, Andrew Theodore, 1952-1961. Box 18
Note Regarding biographical sketch, memorial fund.
Rasmussen, Theodore D., 1945-1968. Box 18
Ravenholt, R.E., 1967. Box 18
Read, Malcolm, 1960-1965. Box 18
Reifel, Albert and Benjamin, 1947-1962. Box 18
Note Native Americans, Albert was a doctor, Benjamin, an administrator for the Bureau of Indian Affairs.
Reimann, Hobart A., 1937-1971. Box 18
Note Native American doctor; exchange of views of TB control and treatment, literature of TB. Includes a few letters from Ben Reiman, BIA administrator.
Ridenour, Harry, 1963-1965. Box 18
Rigler, Leo G., 1924-1970. Box 18
Note Includes exchange regarding Diseases of the Chest .
Robinson, J.B., 1954-1966. Box 18
Note Myers regarding follow-up studies, TB treatment, 11 January 1957.
Roemich, William, 1947-1952. Box 18
Note Regarding Lymanhurst record survey, x-rays, 1948.
Rome and Israel, 1950-1951. Box 18
Note International Congress of Diseases of the Chest, Rome. Not much on Israel.
Roper, William H., 1945-1946. Box 18
Note Follow-up study procedures.
Rossen, Ralph, 1950-1966. Box 18
Note Extending mental health care in Minnesota.
Ross, Will and Cava, 1932-1966. Box 18
Note Myers regarding Sidney Slater, 8 October 1946.
Ross, E.L., 1939, 1947, 1958-1967. Box 18
Russel, Albert E., 1932-1970. Box 18
S, 1920s-1968. Box 18
Note Mrs. Thedore Sachs regarding health survey in Chicago conducted by Negro National Youth Administration, 1938; statistics on TB among nursing students at St. Mary's Junior College, Minneapolis, 1967; N.A. Saliba regarding closing of sanitariums, care of TB patients, 1970; to J.B. Sanford regarding BCG, 3 October 1950; to H.R. Schmidt regarding plan to control TB in Winona, MN, 14 October 1952; with G.K. Sellers regarding case of childhood TB, 1942; to D.J. Spencer regarding certification of schools program, 28 April 1967; to G.A. Sherman regarding Elizabeth Legget McKee, 2 June 1944; with J.A. Smith regarding preventoriums in Minnesota, 1952; K.M. Smith regarding childhood TB, 25 October 1954; to R.T. Smith regarding BCG, 3 March 1952; with P.J. Sparer regarding antimicrobial drugs, 1955; with R. Spillman regarding x-raying of soldiers, 1940; with F.B. Stafford regarding classification of childhood TB, 1933; to N.W. Strohm regarding BCG vaccination program, 26 March 1947; to G.F. Strong reminiscing regarding TB at the University of Minnesota, 4 August 1954; with G.C. Stucky regarding medical organizations, 1937; to A.R. Sweeney regarding TB among nursing students, 25 September 1947.
Sahlberg, Agda, 1950-1956. Box 18
Note TB patient.
St. Louis Medical Society, 1930-1931. Box 18
Note Manuscript of Myers presentation.
Sanchez, Angel P. 1950-1962. Box 18
Note Health care in Honduras industrial plants, BCG.
Sander, Oscar A. 1949-1961. Box 18
Note Pneumoconiosis specialist.
Sayago, Gumersindo, 1940-1952. Box 18
Scallen, Thomas K., 1959. Box 18
Note Malpractice insurance in Minnesota.
Scammon, Richard E., 1927-1931, 1943-1953. Box 18
Note Myers reminiscences of Scammon, 24 May 1949.
Schleicher, Emil M., 1950-1969. Box 18
Schneider, Leo, 1950-1956. Box 18
Note Tuberculosis in Veterans Administration system.
Schoch, Robert B.J., 1958-1960. Box 18
Note Biographical material.
Schuman, Leonard, 1959-1963. Box 18
Scott, G.A., 1955-1956. Box 18
Scott, William R., 1961-1962. Box 18
Sellary, C. Morley, 1944-1969. Box 18
Shahan, Wellington P., 1930-1950. Box 18
Note Tuberculosis control in Illinois; biographical material.
Box 19
Shapiro, Hillel A., 1953-1970. Box 19
Note BCG vaccination in South Africa, 1956.
Shapiro, Morse J., 1951-1971. Box 19
Shepard, Robert M., 1936-1957. Box 19
Shepard, Charles, 1932, 1952-1958. Box 19
Shepard, William Peacey, 1924-1969. (4 folders)  Box 19
Note Close friend and former student. Myers regarding monitoring medical and nursing students for TB, 28 November 1929; Shepard regarding reinfective type of TB, 13 April 1933; exchange regarding Lymanhurst study and others, August and September 1934; Myers regarding TB control in Minnesota, 24 June 1940; Shepard regarding x-ray diagnosis, BCG, 21 August 1946; Myers regarding Sidney Slater, 2 October 1946.
Box 19
Sheppard, Charles G., 1941-1969. Box 19
Note Minnesota physician involved in TB control in Minnesota and Wisconsin.
Box 19
Siegfried, Alice, 1942-1970. Box 19
Note Myers' reminiscences about Ohio school days.
Sigurdsson, Sigurd, 1956-1968. Box 19
Note Public Health physician in Iceland.
Simons, Edwin J., 1931-1958. Box 19
Note Involved with control of TB in Minnesota. Biographical material included. Simons regarding Sanatorium situation in Todd County, MN, 7 August 1936.
Simons, H.A., 1934-1941. Box 19
Note Yearbook publisher.
Sister Kenney Institute, undated, 1942-1978. Box 19
Box 19.
Sister Kenney manuscript, undated. (3 folders)  Box 19.
Box 19
Skern, A.M., 1953-1956. Box 19
Skoglund, John E., 1941-1960. Box 19
Slater, Sidney A., 1927-1971. (4 folders)  Box 19
Note 1st to administer TB testing to schools in Worthington, MN. Biographical material, 1956 photograph. Includes correspondence regarding legislation about TB in 1940s. Slater proposes program to eradicate TB in Minnesota, 26 January 1940; non-approval of use of BCG, 1947-1948; Myers regarding Slater's contributions, 29 February 1956, 29 October 1957, and 20 May 1959.
Smith, David T., 1951-1971. Box 19
Note Tuberculosis testing.
Smith, Howard R., 1932-1968. (4 folders)  Box 19
Note Smith was influential in testing for and control of bovine tuberculosis. Includes copy of his monograph The conquest of Bovine Tuberculosis in the United States , 2nd. ed., 1959 and his 1953 autobiography. Myers comments on book chapters, 1957-1958.
Smith, L.E., 1932-1952. Box 19
Note Tuberculosis control in Kentucky.
Snider, Sam H., 1931-1958. Box 19
Snijder, J., 1958-1966. Box 19
Soong, Kenneth Y., 1949-1957. Box 19
Soper, Fred L., 1962-1973. Box 19
Note Myers regarding certification effort in Minnesota.
South Dakota Medical Association, 1922, 1930-1931, 1962. Box 19
Southworth, Warren, 1962. Box 19
Note Report regarding tuberculosis in Madison, Wisconsin.
Spear, William, 1964, 1968. Box 19
Sprague, Elizabeth, 1926-1964. Box 19
Note Minneapolis Director of Tuberculosis Control given credit by Myers for controlling tuberculosis. Includes reminiscences of tuberculosis work in Minnesota.
Spurzem, Robert R., 1949-1967. Box 19
Stead, William, 1955-1969. Box 19
Steele, James H., undated, 1957-1971. Box 19
Stennes, George, 1960-1962. Box 19
Sterilization of products by tuberculosis patients, 1944. Box 19
Stewart, Chester A., 1936-1946, 1959. Box 19
Note Former Lymanhurst physician, biographical material included. Myers regarding closing of Lymanhurst, 12 October 1942.
Stewart, David A., 1922-1936. Box 19
Note Tuberculosis control in Manitoba.
Stewart, William Huffman, 1965-1970. Box 19
Note Contents mostly biographical. He was Surgeon General of the U.S. Myers regarding work with Stewart, 10 March 1969.
Stocker, Jesse A., undated., 1954-1955. Box 19
Note Regarding Myers' biography of Stocker.
Strachan, M. Louise, 1951-1955. Box 19
Swasey, Lloyd K., 1953, 1964. Box 19
Note Myers regarding closing of sanitariums in Minnesota; treatment of tuberculosis in Arizona.
Sweany, Henry C., 1932-1971. (3 folders)  Box 19
Note Sweany was on the leading edge of tuberculosis research and correspondence reflects controversies regarding his research. Use of x-ray as an diagnostic tool, 1939; editorial fight regarding BCG, 1941; manuscript of Sweany's editorial regarding BCG for the AMA, 2 August 1950; controversy regarding BCG, 1950-1951; Myers regarding literature on BCG, 13 March 1959; Myers regarding mutations produced by anti-tuberculosis drugs, 2 April 1960; Sweany regarding use of drug Sancrysin, 25 September 1962; Myers regarding Arnold Anderson, 29 July 1966; Myers regarding natural history of tuberculosis, 12 December 1967.
Swedish Hospital, Minneapolis, 1932-1970. Box 19
Note Mostly Myers' staff appointment notifications.
Box 20
T, 1930s-1971. (2 folders)  Box 20
Note To W. Taffet regarding tuberculin testing of children, 9 January 1953; to J. Taylor regarding nursing service to tuberculosis wards, 30 April 1947; from Rachel B. Thomson, daughter of R.O. Beard, 6 June 1939; to J.V. Thompson regarding H.A. Burns and treatment of tuberculosis in the mentally ill, 20 February 1953; B. Trach regarding Sister Kenney, 1942; with G.X. Trimble regarding BCG vaccine, 1955.
Takahashi, Ushio, 1959-1960. Box 20
Note Effort to get him to Minnesota.
T'ao, J.C., 1948-1959. Box 20
Note Includes 1958 report on tuberculosis control in Taiwan.
Tarshis, Maurice, 1960. Box 20
Note Chemotherapy for recent tuberculosis converters.
Taylor, Dr. C.F. and Mrs., 1947-1963. Box 20
Note Includes Serendipity: a Collection of Writings , 1962, by Taylor. Myers regarding closing of sanatoriums, 6 August 1956.
Taylor, H. Longstreet, 1924-1932, 1959. Box 20
Note Regarding tuberculosis control in Minnesota. Taylor regarding Ramsey County Preventorium, 15 December 1927, heart associations, 8 June 1927.
Teichman, Esther H., 1930, 1967-1970. Box 20
Note Includes history of North Dakota State Nurses' Association, 1967.
Tempel, Carl W., 1951-1967. Box 20
Note Tuberculosis testing.
Textor, Jerome D., 1952-1957. Box 20
Note Myers regarding H.A. Burns and tuberculosis care in Anoka County, 23 April 1936; Textor's acceptance of position as Chief of Tuberculosis Services, Anoka State Hospital, 2 August 1956.
This Week article, 1955-1956. Box 20
Note Letters received regarding article.
Thomas, Charles C., 1928-1968. (5 folders)  Box 20
Note See also Charles C. Thomas, Publisher
Editing and publishing of tuberculosis literature including merits of potential authors. L.F. Flick, 1934; Myers regarding lack of University bookstores near the Medical School, August 1934; O.H. Wangensteen, 1935-1936; R.O. Beard's history of Mayo Clinic, 1936; Bulletin of the National Tuberculosis Association , 1937; Payne Stone Age Collection, 1939; Kenney Foundation, 17 August 1949; R. Scammon, 1949-1950, 1952-1953; A. Banyai, 1953; S. Cohen, 1954; Myers reminiscences of Thomas, 5 April 1967; Thomas' death, 13 September 1968.
Thompson, Brian, 1946-1955. Box 20
Thompson, Rollin D., 1937-1948. Box 20
Note Tuberculosis control in Florida.
Thomson, Stewart Craig, 1958-1971. Box 20
Tice, F.J., 1947. Box 20
Tippett, Sydney Gordon, 1948-1949. Box 20
Today's Health , 1965-1966.  Box 20
Note Bolton article.
Tomlin, Myrtle, 1963-1965. Box 20
Torning, Kjeld, 1952-1970. Box 20
Torp, Inez, 1938-1970. Box 20
Note X-ray technician at Lymanhurst, worked with research teams at Temple University.
Torres, Francisco E., 1942-1952. Box 20
Note Refers to repression under the Peronists in Argentina.
Tortone, Jose, 1938-1973. Box 20
Towey, John W., 1930-1961. Box 20
Note  Tuberculosis control in Michigan, organizational business. Myers regarding American College of Chest Physicians, 14 February 1940.
Trail, Richard Robertson, 1953-1971. Box 20
Note British chest disease specialist. Cover research underway on tuberculosis. Comment on work of National Tuberculosis Association, Myers and BCG, 1956. Myers regarding concern of National Tuberculosis Association and perception that the medical profession was turning away from tuberculosis, 17 March 1959.
Trimble, Harold G., 1952-1957. Box 20
Note Dominated by his murder in 1957.
Trudeau Society, 1921-1940. Box 20
Note Mostly announcements.
Tu, Y.T., 1947-1948. Box 20
Note Chinese student, tuberculosis patient.
Tuberculosis Control in Minnesota, 1955. Box 20
Tuberculosis: Minnesota Statistics, 1910-1977. Box 20
Tuberculosis: Motion Picture on Diagnosis, 1959, 1966. 
Box 20
Tuberculosis women and their children, 1950s-1960s. Box 20
Note Manuscripts, background material.
Tucker, William, 1947-1977. Box 20
Note Tuberculosis testing schedule for students recommended for use at the Veterans Hospital, Minneapolis, 17 September 1948.
Tuohy, Edward L., 1930-1964. Box 20
Turner, George, 1936-1953. Box 20
U, 1940s-1960s. Box 20
Ude, Walter H., 1956. Box 20
Note Includes biographical material.
U.S. Dept. of Agriculture Animal Disease Eradication Division, 1946-1971. Box 20
Note J.E. Williams regarding use of purified protein derivatives, 9 February 1959.
U.S. Public Heath Service, 1947-1966. Box 20
Note X-ray services, BCG, April-May 1948. R.J. Anderson regarding examination of incoming aliens, 4 August 1948. Includes 1950/1951 report of Division of Chronic Disease and Tuberculosis.
U.S. Public Health Service Tuberculosis Control Division. Conference on BCG Vaccine, Proceedings, 1946-1948. Box 20
U.S. Public Health Service Tuberculosis Control Division Special Advisory Committee, 1946-1952. Box 20
U.S. Public Health Service Tuberculosis Therapy Section, 1946-1947. Box 20
U.S. Veterans Administration, 1945-1964. Box 20
Note Myers regarding University of Minnesota veteran study, 18 August 1950; L.V. Schneider regarding tuberculosis testing, 22 August 1955; J.L. Bonkoski regarding policy on destruction of x-rays, 7 January 1964.
University of Minnesota projects, grants, etc., 1943-1956. Box 20
Note Predominantly Graduate School grants.
University Survey Research Project, 1949-1952. Box 20
Note Long-range observations on tuberculosis patients.
V, 1930s-1960s. Box 20
Note Exchange with J.G. Valiente on plan to treat tubercular children in San Salvador, 1954; E.F. Van Buskirk regarding1st public health course at Stephens College, March 1935; exchange with M.R. Vevle regarding tuberculosis control in Owatonna Schools, MN, May 1947.
Vaidya, M.K., 1961-1968. Box 20
Valentine, W.H., 1953-1962. Box 20
Note Includes biographical sketch, plan to set up health fund for Lyon County, MN.
Varco, Richard, 1953-1957. Box 20
Note Regarding Minnesota Tuberculosis Commission.
Veldhouse, Richard H., 1953, 1964. Box 20
Veterans Administration Hospital, Minneapolis, MN, 1946-1966. Box 20
Box 21
Veteran student project, University of Minnesota, 1947-1956. (2 folders)  Box 21
Note National Research Council funded project: Incidence of tuberculosis among student veterans of World War II as compared with civilian students. Contents mostly administrative materials.
Veterinarians, 1968-1969. Box 21
Note To B.S. Pomeroy outlines Myers' close working relationship with veterinarians.
Videla, Juan de Dios, 1950-1961. Box 21
Vienna, Austria Trip, 1960. Box 21
Vig, Gustav, 1950-1969. Box 21
Note  BCG in Norway.
Visscher, Maurice B., 1945-1977. Box 21
Note Hubert H. Humphrey's appointment of Mrs. Scammon to Minneapolis Welfare Board, 17 August 1945; Myers regarding American Academy of Tuberculosis Physicians, 1 September 1966.
Viswanathan, R., 1953-1957. Box 21
Volk, V.K., 1945, 1954, 1960. Box 21
Note Exchange regarding diagnosis of child with apparent tuberculosis but for whom tests were negative, 1954.
Vorvald, Arthur J.K. 1948-1968. Box 21
W, 1920s-1971. Box 21
Note Exchange with B. Wade on control of tuberculosis in medical personnel, 1948; with M.B. Wagenheim on tuberculin testing of Minneapolis school children, 1945; with K.S. Welsh regarding control of tuberculosis in medical personnel, 1967; with L.R. Williams on school certification background, 1953; with C.A. Wilzbach regarding testing of school children for tuberculosis, 1944; with A. Winters on tuberculin testing, tuberculosis in animals, 1958; to M. Woll regarding paper x-rays, 1940; with V.J. Wyborney regarding BCG, 1952.
W.B. Saunders Company, 1923-1930. 
Box 21
Wagner, W.F., 1948-1953. Box 21
Note Tuberculosis control in Virginia.
Walker, Hastings, 1953-1963. Box 21
Note Tuberculosis in Hawaii. Includes 1963 report of the Leahi Hospital.
Wangensteen, Charles T., 1934-1937. Box 21
Note Attorney, litigation regarding tuberculosis cases.
Wangensteen, Owen H., 1925-1977. (2 folders)  Box 21
Note Regarding Dr. Burns, Glenn Lake Sanitarium, dissatisfaction with surgery chest service, 6 September 1932; Myers summary of tuberculosis treatment and control in Minnesota, 19 June 1970. Also includes material collected for biographical sketch of Wangensteen.
Waring, James J., 1927-1967. (4 folders)  Box 21
Note Noted Denver tuberculosis specialist, biographical sketch (1964), photograph. Includes his draft list of early American sanitariums, June 1965. Much of the correspondence concerns James Waring memorial series of articles in the Journal-Lancet .
Warren H. Green, Publisher, 1971-1977. Box 21
Note General correspondence.
Warren H. Green, Publisher: Bovine Tuberculosis Control in Man and Animal , 1964-1970. Box 21
Warren H. Green, Publisher: Tuberculosis-a Half Century , 1968-1971. Box 21
Note Correspondence, congratulatory letters.
Wassersug, Joseph D., 1947-1949. Box 21
Note Myers' reply to inquiry regarding examination for tuberculosis of medical students, 10 December 1949.
Watson, Cecil J. 1938-1961. Box 21
Note Exchange regarding using BCG on University of Minnesota students, 1951.
Watson, Sadie, 1965-1970. Box 21
Weaver, Myron M., 1934-1950. Box 21
Weisman, Samuel, 1949-1962. Box 21
Weiss, Edward S., 1950-1953. Box 21
Note Manuscript on the treatment of tuberculosis with antibiotics in Alaska, 1952.
Wells, Edmund P., 1947. Box 21
Note Control of tuberculosis in cattle.
Werle, Theodore, 1940-1960. Box 21
Note Exchange regarding BCG, 1950; TB control in Michigan.
West, Donald and Catherine, 1962-1967. Box 21
West, Ralph. 1946-1969. Box 21
Note Control of bovine tuberculosis; includes biographical material.
Whinnery, Blanche, 1930-1931. Box 21
Note Glenn Lake Sanitarium. First woman in Minnesota to have a thoroplasty.
White, Marx, undated, 1920-1967. Box 21
Note Early University of Minnesota Department of Medicine administration; includes biographical material.
Will Rogers Memorial Hospital, 1952-1954. Box 21
Note Ah-Gwah-Ching Sanatorium.
Will Ross Medal (NTA), 1964. Box 21
Williams, M.M., 1944-1957. Box 21
Williams, R.V., 1930-1945. Box 21
Williamson, George M., 1931-1951. Box 21
Note Description of situation at Hallock Hospital, North Dakota, 2 September 1936.
Willis, H. Stuart, 1947-1961. Box 21
Wilmer, Harry A., 1944-1958, 1975. Box 21
Note Regarding preparation of Richard Scammon biography, 1948; group psychotherapy, 14 December 1950.
Wilmon, H.E., 1932. Box 21
Note Tuberculosis testing, Litchfield, MN.
Wilson, Julius, 1950-1970. Box 21
Note Myers regarding role of sanatoriums.
Wilson, Owen Meredith, 1960. Box 21
Winslow, William A., 1953. Box 21
Note Regarding his book on famous tuberculosis sufferers.
Wisconsin Anti-Tuberculosis Association, 1929-1941. (2 folders) ()  Box 21
Wittich, F.W., 1941, 1945. Box 21
Note Regarding American College of Chest Physicians.
Wohlrabe, C.F., E.J., John and Arthur, 1933-1953. Box 21
Wolff, Martin, 1933-1937. Box 21
Note Exchange with patient.
Woodruff, P.S., 1949-1952. Box 21
World Medical Association Inc., 1949-1952. Box 21
Wright, Grace, 1962-1969. Box 21
Note Harford, Ohio, historian.
Wu, S.C., 1948-1951. Box 21
Note Tuberculosis control in Shanghai.
X-Y-Z, 1920s-1977. Box 21
Note To student C.B. Younger regarding writing on tuberculosis for the lay public.
Young, C. Bert, 1940-1960. Box 21
Note Former student, personal, professional news.