Herman E. Hilleboe papers

Abstract: 

Speeches, lectures, correspondence, a transcript of an oral history interview, and a memoir largely from, or relating to, Hilleboe's tenure as New York State Health Commissioner (1946-1963).

Subjects covered include public health administration, planning and education; tuberculosis; heart disease; environmental pollution; civil defense; radiation safety; rehabilitation; and problems of the aged and needy.

Creator: 

Herman E. (Herman Ertresvaag) Hilleboe, 1906-1974

Date [inclusive]: 

1931-1968 (bulk 1958-1968)

Physical Description: 

.26 cubic feet (1 box)

Collection: 

Cite as: 

Herman E. Hilleboe Papers, Archives & Special Collections, Columbia University Health Sciences Library.