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Business office staff at the Menninger Clinic in Topeka, Kansas

Business office staff at the Menninger Clinic in Topeka, Kansas
Date: July 1982
This photograph shows the Menninger Clinic business office during the move to the West Campus in July 1982. Moving boxes are all around. Menninger is a leading psychiatric hospital dedicated to treating individuals with mood, personality, anxiety and addictive disorders, teaching mental health professionals and advancing mental healthcare through research. It was located in Topeka, Kansas, from 1925 to 2003 and is now in Houston, Texas.


Clarence G. Nevins to Pauline Beatty

Clarence G. Nevins to Pauline Beatty
Date: February 18, 1943
This letter is from Clarence C. Nevins, State Administrator for the Federal Works Agency, Work Projects Administration, of Kansas to Mrs. Pauline Beatty, Topeka, Kansas. Nevins is recognizing Mrs. Beatty's service in the Kansas program of the WPA and recommends that she use this letter as a reference for employment in the private sector. The letter also includes Pauline Beatty's WPA work history with dates of employment and grade level.


Commercial course, Haskell Institute

Commercial course, Haskell Institute
Date: Between 1940 and 1949
This is an image of female students at Haskell Institute in Lawrence, Kansas. The women in the photo are demonstrating how to use office machines such as typewriters, calculators and duplicate machines. Established in 1884 as the Indian Industrial Training School, Haskell Institute evolved into what is now Haskell Indian Nations University.


Commercial course, Haskell Institute

Commercial course, Haskell Institute
Date: Between 1935 and 1955
This is an image of female students at Haskell Institute in Lawrence, Kansas. The women in the photo are using typewriters, duplicating machines, and calculators for a commercial course at Haskell. Established in 1884 as the Indian Industrial Training School, Haskell Institute evolved into what is now Haskell Indian Nations University.


Esther Read at Menninger Clinic in Topeka, Kansas

Esther Read at Menninger Clinic in Topeka, Kansas
Date: August 1985
Esther Read, M.S.W., Director of Admissions at the C.F. Menninger Memorial Hospital. She is shown with Marjorie Dye, the administrative assistant and office services manager.


Karl Augustus Menninger

Karl Augustus Menninger
Date: July, 1988
An informal portrait of Dr. Karl Augustus Menninger, 1893-1990, with his secretaries and Dr. Peter Novotny on the occasion of his 95th birthday. The photograph was taken in Menninger's office at the Menninger Clinic in Topeka, Kansas.


Kay Stoner and Jackie Salsbury at the Menninger Clinic, Topeka, Kansas

Kay Stoner and Jackie Salsbury at the Menninger Clinic, Topeka, Kansas
Date: September 1981
A photograph of Kay Stoner, Registrar for the Menninger School of Psychiatry. Jackie Salsbury is also pictured.


Medical records employees, Menninger Clinic, Topeka, Kansas

Medical records employees, Menninger Clinic, Topeka, Kansas
Date: September 1973
Three workers are preparing to move older medical records to secure storage off-site of the Menninger Clinic. To the left is Gayle Gregory, in the background is Nancy Gordon, and a summer worker from the Mayars programs is at the right of the photograph. The Menninger Clinic is a facility for mental-health treatment, education, research, and prevention. It was started in 1919 in Topeka, Kansas, by Dr. Charles F. Menninger and his two sons, Karl and William. It grew into a recognized center for the treatment of mental illness, teaching about mental health, and research in the field.


Medical records office at the Menninger Clinic, Topeka, Kansas

Medical records office at the Menninger Clinic, Topeka, Kansas
Date: 1991
Seven employees of the medical records office of the Menninger Clinic "West Campus" are shown in this photograph. The Menninger Clinic is a facility for mental-health treatment, education, research, and prevention. It was started in 1919 in Topeka, Kansas, by Dr. Charles F. Menninger and his two sons, Karl and William. It grew into a recognized center for the treatment of mental illness, teaching about mental health, and research in the field.


Menninger Clinic maintenance department, Topeka, Kansas

Menninger Clinic maintenance department, Topeka, Kansas
Date: 1960-1979
R. McElroy is pictured organizing work orders as part of her work in the Menninger Clinic maintenance department. In 1925, the Menninger Sanitarium Corporation purchased a farmhouse on the west edge of Topeka, Kansas. The farmhouse became the inpatient clinic and the surrounding 20 acres were developed with buildings and gardens to become the "East Campus" of the Menninger Foundation.


Menninger Clinic maintenance department, Topeka, Kansas

Menninger Clinic maintenance department, Topeka, Kansas
Date: 1960-1979
R. McElroy is pictured on the phone as part of her work in the Menninger Clinic maintenance department. In 1925, the Menninger Sanitarium Corporation purchased a farmhouse on the west edge of Topeka, Kansas. The farmhouse became the inpatient clinic and the surrounding 20 acres were developed with buildings and gardens to become the "East Campus" of the Menninger Foundation.


Moving day to Menninger Clinic West Campus, Topeka, Kansas

Moving day to Menninger Clinic West Campus, Topeka, Kansas
Date: June 22, 1982
These colored photographs show various scenes of the move from the 'East Campus' to the 'West Campus.' In 1925, the Menninger Sanitarium Corporation purchased a farmhouse on the west edge of Topeka, Kansas. The farmhouse became the inpatient clinic and the surrounding 20 acres were developed with buildings and gardens to become the "East Campus" of the Menninger Foundation. In 1982, the "West Campus", a much larger area, was developed west of Topeka, a residential scale community of 28 structures on a 350 acre hilltop campus. In 2003, the Menninger Foundation moved to Houston, Texas.


Ottawa Steel Products' secretaries

Ottawa Steel Products' secretaries
Date: 1963
Three unidentified secretaries of Ottawa Steel Products, Ottawa, Kansas. The photograph was taken in the office in 1963.


Press room in the Office Services Department of the Menninger Clinic, Topeka, Kansas

Press room in the Office Services Department of the Menninger Clinic, Topeka, Kansas
Date: February 1960
This photograph shows the newly remodeled press room with Philip Menninger, Office Manager; David Krahn and Marilyn McGeeney. This was on the 'East Campus" of the Menninger Clinic.


Rosenberry Activities Therapy Building, Menninger East Campus, Topeka, Kansas

Rosenberry Activities Therapy Building, Menninger East Campus, Topeka, Kansas
Date: 1963
The six black and white photographs of rooms show various interior views of the rooms and arts and crafts activities in the newly constructed Rosenberry Activities Therapy Building. The Menninger Clinic philosophy of treatment was the bio-psycho-social approach. This philosophy of treatment integrated medical, psychodynamic, developmental, and family systems to treat the total health of patients. The people shown in the rooms are Menninger staff members. The photographs were taken by The Week Ahead, a weekly patient newspaper.


Secretaries' Tea at Menninger Clinic, Topeka, Kansas

Secretaries' Tea at Menninger Clinic, Topeka, Kansas
Date: April 28, 1961
These photographs show a tea with Dr. Will Menninger held in honor of Secretaries' week in 1961. Menninger is a leading psychiatric hospital dedicated to treating individuals with mood, personality, anxiety and addictive disorders, and to teaching mental health professionals and advancing mental healthcare through research. It was located in Topeka, Kansas, from 1925 to 2003 and is now in Houston, Texas. A portrait of Dr. C. F. Menninger, one of the Clinic's founders is in the background.


Secretaries at the Menninger Clinic in Topeka, Kansas

Secretaries at the Menninger Clinic in Topeka, Kansas
Creator: Wolfe Commercial Photo Service
Date: March 1960
This is a photograph of Menninger Clinic secretaries who recently joined the Shawnee County Medical Assistants. They are identified as (from left) Lora Burns, Marcia Hamilton, Betty Slawson, and Marilyn Young. The Menninger Clinic is a facility for mental-health treatment, education, research, and prevention. It was started in 1919 in Topeka, Kansas, by Dr. Charles F. Menninger and his two sons, Karl and William.


Temperance history correspondence

Temperance history correspondence
Date: 1909
Correspondence relating to the Kansas State Temperance Union and its activities promoting the enforcement of prohibition in the state of Kansas. Frank M. Stahl served as superintendent and John Marshall served as attorney. They wrote a number of the letters contained in this collection. Leaders of the temperance movement frequently corresponded with county attorneys, civic leaders, ministers, and pastors. Included are several letters supporting James A. Lyons of Langdon, Kansas, who was charged with selling intoxicating liquors, and a circular announcing the guilty verdict in the case of Assistant Attorney General C. W. Trickett of Wyandotte County, Kansas, who accepted illegal fees in the prosecution of liquor cases. The collection contains correspondence from numerous Kansas communities.


Temperance history correspondence

Temperance history correspondence
Date: 1908
Correspondence sent and received by the Kansas State Temperance Union (KSTU). Rev. Robert Norris acted as secretary, John Marshall, attorney, and Julian K. Codding, attorney and later president of the Kansas State Temperance Union. Correspondents include Elizabeth P. Hutchinson, president of the Kansas Woman's Christian Temperance Union, Rev. J.M. Dunlavy, superintendent of the Third Congressional District of the KSTU, Rev. J.W. Primrose, superintendent of the Second Congressional District of the KSTU, Mary Evelyn Dobbs, president of the Third District of the Kansas Woman's Christian Temperance Union, the Kansas State Prohibition Committee, and representatives from the Anti-Saloon League of America. Much of the correspondence concerns efforts to advance anti-liquor agendas in local, state, and national politics. Although Kansas was the first state to adopt a constitutional amendment prohibiting the sale of intoxicating liquors in 1880, the law was largely unenforced.


William C. Menninger, M.D.

William C. Menninger, M.D.
Date: 1959
These two photographs show Dr. Will with his secretarial staff and at his 60th birthday party. Dr. Will is known as one of the key influences in the development of a psychiatric guide which later became known as the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders, still in use today in revised form.


William Smith, Ph.D., at Menninger Clinic, Topeka, Kansas

William Smith, Ph.D., at Menninger Clinic, Topeka, Kansas
Date: January 1990
Dr. William Smith is discussing hypnotherapy during a secretarial in-service at the Menninger Clinic. Menninger is a leading psychiatric hospital dedicated to treating individuals with mood, personality, anxiety and addictive disorders, teaching mental health professionals and advancing mental healthcare through research. It was located in Topeka, Kansas, from 1925 to 2003 and is now located in Houston, Texas.


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