Clement C. Clay papers


Correspondence, largely incoming; photographs; notebooks and diaries; military service records; ephemera; and artifacts documenting the life of Clement C. Clay. There is almost nothing relating to his work as Director of Columbia's Graduate Program in Hospital Administration and only a few family letters.

The correspondence largely consists of letters received from former students, colleagues, and friends at the time of Clay's retirement. There is much related to his service in the U.S. Navy during World War II, including photographs. Also included are medical school notebooks; several diaries; a childhood scrapbook; and correspondence, newspaper clippings, and ephemera relating to his student years at Columbia and McGill.


Clement C. Clay, 1905-1978.

Date [inclusive]: 

1917-1977 (bulk 1925-1970).



Physical Description: 

3.75 cubic feet (5 boxes, 2 cartons, 1 flat box)


Cite as: 

Clement C. Clay Papers, Archives & Special Collections, Columbia University Health Sciences Library.