crown CU Home > Libraries Home
Columbia Center for Oral History Portal >

Reminiscences of Martha May Eliot and William M. Schmidt : oral history, 1974.

Creator: Eliot, Martha M. 1891-1978.
Project: Women's history and population issues project.
(see all project interviews)
Phys. Desc. :Transcript 454 leaves.
Location: Columbia Center for Oral History
Full CLIO record >>

Biographical Note


Scope and Contents

Family background, education, medical training; rickets study and early association with Children's Bureau; Title V of Social Security Act; maternal and child health services in Europe before and during World War II; Office of Foreign Relief and Rehabilitation Operations, United Nations Relief and Rehabilitation Administration, United Nations International Children's Emergency Fund; tours for World Health Organization, 1949-51; history of Children's Bureau, 1912-73; Professor, Maternal and Child Health, Harvard, 1957-60.


Access Conditions

Permission required to cite, quote, and reproduce. Contact Schlesinger Library for information.

Using this collection

Columbia Center for Oral History

Columbia University
535 West 114th Street
801 Butler Library, Box 20
New York, NY 10027
(212) 854-7083


Columbia Center for Oral History