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Reminiscences of George St. John Perrott : oral history, 1963.

Creator: Perrott, George St. J. 1893-1980
Project: Health sciences project.
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Phys. Desc. :Transcript 73 leaves.
Location: Columbia Center for Oral History
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Biographical Note

Chemist, government official.

Scope and Contents

Education; chemical warfare work, World War I; chief chemist for explosives, Bureau of Mines; study of health and the Depression; Works Progress Administration national health survey; Social Security Act; establishment of National Health Program; reorganization of Division of Public Health methods; establishment of Cancer Institute and of Research Planning Council; changing personnel and policies of Public Health Service; research grants study section procedures.


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