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Aerial view of Menninger Sanitarium East Campus, Topeka, Kansas, 1946

Aerial view of Menninger Sanitarium East Campus, Topeka, Kansas, 1946
Date: 1946
This aerial view looking directly west to Gage Park shows the growth in the number of buildings in the Menninger East Campus. According to the notes on the back of the photograph, Dr. C.F. had this one on his desk for a long time. This aerial view of the early Menninger Clinic in Topeka looks north west with the junction of Gage Blvd and Sixth Avenue in the upper left corner. This black and white aerial view is of the original Menninger Sanitarium. Dr. C.F. Menninger and his sons, Dr. Karl and Dr. Will, formed a group psychiatry practice in 1919. The Menninger Clinic as a sanitarium was established in 1925 with the purchase of a farm house and admittance of 12 patients. Their philosophy was that mental illness could be treated with an integrated medical, psychodynamic, and developmental approach for the total health of patients. The Dr. Menningers did not believe that the fate of mentally ill people was to be warehoused; they believed mental illness could be treated. The Menningers brought hope for troubled persons everywhere.


Aerial view of Menninger Sanitarium,  Topeka, Kansas, 1937

Aerial view of Menninger Sanitarium, Topeka, Kansas, 1937
Date: 1937
This aerial view of the early Menninger Clinic in Topeka looks north west with the junction of Gage Blvd and Sixth Avenue in the upper left corner. This black and white aerial view is of the original Menninger Sanitarium. Dr. C.F. Menninger and his sons, Dr. Karl and Dr. Will, formed a group psychiatry practice in 1919. The Menninger Clinic as a sanitarium was established in 1925 with the purchase of a farm house and admittance of 12 patients. Their philosophy was that mental illness could be treated with an integrated medical, psychodynamic, and developmental approach for the total health of patients. The Dr. Menningers did not believe that the fate of mentally ill people was to be warehoused; they believed mental illness could be treated. The Menningers brought hope for troubled persons everywhere..


Aerial view of Menninger Sanitarium in Topeka, Kansas, 1932

Aerial view of Menninger Sanitarium in Topeka, Kansas, 1932
Date: 1933
This black and white aerial view is of the original Menninger Sanitarium. The Menninger Clinic as a sanitarium was established in 1925 with the purchase of a farm house and admittance of 12 patients. Their philosophy was that mental illness could be treated with an integrated medical, psychodynamic, and developmental approach for the total health of patients. The Dr. Menningers did not believe that the fate of mentally ill people was to be warehoused; they believed mental illness could be treated. The Menningers brought hope for troubled persons everywhere.


Aerial view of the Menninger Clinic in Topeka, Kansas, 1953

Aerial view of the Menninger Clinic in Topeka, Kansas, 1953
Date: 1952
This aerial view shows the construction of the C.F. Menninger Memorial Hospital. Dr. C.F. Menninger and his sons, Dr. Karl and Dr. Will, founded the Menninger Clinic for mental-health treatment, education, research, and prevention in Topeka in 1925.


Anna Freud correspondence

Anna Freud correspondence
Creator: Freud, Anna, 1895-1982
Date: 1936-1971
These are handwritten and typed letters, mostly outgoing, from Anna Freud to Karl Menninger, Rudolph Ekstein, May D. Lee, and other Menninger Foundation staff. Anna Freud was the youngest child of psychoanalyst Sigmund Freud. Topics include publishing and requesting reprints, visits (or apologizing for not visiting), professional organizations and conferences, comments and critiques on writings, family deaths, and greeting cards. Anna Freud came to the Menninger Clinic in Topeka on multiple occasions during the 1960s. These papers are part of the historic psychiatry material in the Menninger Archives.


C. F. Menninger family

C. F. Menninger family
Date: 1900-1923
These are hotographs of Dr. C. F. and Flo Menninger and their sons, Karl, Edwin, and William Claire. The Menninger Clinic is a facility for mental-health treatment, education, research, and prevention. It was started as a group psychiatry practice in 1919 in Topeka, Kansas, by Dr. Charles F. Menninger and his two sons, Karl and William. Edwin followed his interests in horticulture.


CBS "Age of Anxiety"

CBS "Age of Anxiety"
Date: August 1961
A photo of Dr. Will Menninger being filmed from Twentieth Century, Age of Anxiety for CBS. The filming took place in August, 1961. The program was scheduled to air in early 1962.


Charles F. Menninger homes in Topeka, Kansas

Charles F. Menninger homes in Topeka, Kansas
Date: Between 1895 and 1923
These photographs show the homes of the Charles F. and Flo V. Menninger family from about 1895 to the 1940's. Dr. C.F. Menninger and his sons, Dr. Karl and Dr. Will, founded the Menninger Clinic for mental-health treatment, education, research, and prevention in Topeka, Kansas.


 Col. William Menninger at Mason General Hospital in New York

Col. William Menninger at Mason General Hospital in New York
Date: August 16, 1961
A photograph of Col. Will Menninger, front row, at a special ceremony at Mason General Hospital, which was part of a state hospital on Long Island, New York.


Col. William Menninger at the 99th Evacuation Hospital in Japan

Col. William Menninger at the 99th Evacuation Hospital in Japan
Date: Between 1945 and 1950
This is a photograph of Clark Barnade (second from left),Col. Will Menninger (third from left), Eli Ginsburg (fifth from left), Col. Rice (far right) at the 99th Evacuation Hospital in Japan.


Consultants to the Secretary of War meeting in 1940

Consultants to the Secretary of War meeting in 1940
Date: January 20, 1940
A photo of the nation's leading psychiatrists who were consultants to the Secretary of War met in Washington D.C. to discuss the future of the War Department neuropsychiatric policies. Dr. Will is seated third from right.


Distinguished Service To Humanity Award

Distinguished Service To Humanity Award
Date: December 15, 1961
A photograph of the Distinguished Service to Humanity Award presented by Arthur Watson in New York City. People in the photograph are (left to right) Edward Stone, Arthur Watson, Mrs. Hugh Bullock, Dr. Karl Menninger, and Dr. Will Menninger.


Do You Understand Yourself?

Do You Understand Yourself?
Creator: Science Research Associates
Date: Between 1948 and 1949
This life adjustment poster created from the booklet "Understanding Yourself" by William C. Menninger, M.D. helps young adults understand the emotional stresses of everyday living.


Dr. C. F. Menninger and sons

Dr. C. F. Menninger and sons
Date: 1930-1964
These three photographs show Dr. C. F. Menninger, Dr. Karl, and Dr. Will, and Edwin. Dr. C. F. Menninger, with sons Will and Karl, founded the nation's first group psychiatry practice, in 1919 in Topeka. In 1925 in an old farmhouse, they started the Menninger Clinic 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 was moved to Houston, Texas. Edwin's interests were in horticulture, also a strong interest of Dr. C.F. evidenced by the first horticulture therapy program and the landscaping on both campus.


Dr. Will Menninger and his sons Roy, Phil and Walt

Dr. Will Menninger and his sons Roy, Phil and Walt
Date: 1963
A photograph of Dr. Will Menninger and his sons Roy, Phil and Walt.


Dr. Will Menninger viewing a patients' art show at Menninger Clinic, Topeka, Kansas

Dr. Will Menninger viewing a patients' art show at Menninger Clinic, Topeka, Kansas
Date: November 1965
A Creative Arts show was presented for many years to showcase the works of those involved in the Art Therapy activities. 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.


Dr. William Menninger and Dr. Francis Braceland

Dr. William Menninger and Dr. Francis Braceland
Date: 1963
This photograph shows William C. Menninger, M.D. (right)and Francis Braceland, of the Institute of Living, at the 119th Annual Meeting of the American Psychiatric Association in St. Louis, Missouri.


Dr. and Mrs. Will Menninger in Lansing, Michigan

Dr. and Mrs. Will Menninger in Lansing, Michigan
Date: October 30, 1962
A photo of James F. Anderton (left),Dr. and Mrs. Will Menninger and Zenon C. R. Hansen (right), of the White Motor Co., at an air field in Lansing, Michigan.


Drawing of the Menninger Foundation grounds in Topeka, Kansas

Drawing of the Menninger Foundation grounds in Topeka, Kansas
Date: 1952
This drawing shows the Menninger Foundation as it would appear in an aerial view in 1952. The Menninger Clinic remains one of the primary North American settings supporting psychodynamically informed research on clinical diagnosis, assessment, and treatment. It was located in Topeka, Kansas from 1925-2003, then moved to Houston, Texas.


Exhibits in the Menninger museum, Topeka, Kansas

Exhibits in the Menninger museum, Topeka, Kansas
Date: 1999
These black and white photographs show the museum exhibits in the cases in the Tower Building reception area. Dr. C. F. Menninger and his sons Karl and Will formed a group psychiatry practice in 1919. The Menninger Clinic as a sanitarium was established in 1925 with the purchase of a farm house and admittance of 12 patients. Their philosophy was that mental illness could be treated with an integrated medical, psychodynamic, and developmental approach for the total health of patients.


Flo Menninger and her son, Dr. William Menninger

Flo Menninger and her son, Dr. William Menninger
Date: February 14, 1937
A photograph of Dr. Will and his mother Flo Menninger reading a letter in the southwest room of Oakwood, the family home north of Topeka, Kansas.


Groundbreaking ceremonies for the C. F. Menninger Memorial Hospital in Topeka, Kansas

Groundbreaking ceremonies for the C. F. Menninger Memorial Hospital in Topeka, Kansas
Creator: Topeka Capital-Journal
Date: July 11, 1952
These photographs show the ground breaking ceremonies for the C. F. Menninger Memorial Hospital. This took place on Dr. C. F.'s 90th birthday. Dr. C.F. Menninger and his sons, Dr. Karl and Dr. Will, founded the Menninger Clinic for mental-health treatment, education, research, and prevention in Topeka in 1925. This addition to the 'East Campus' was in 1952.


Heikes and Knisely family and farm near Industry, Kansas

Heikes and Knisely family and farm near Industry, Kansas
Date: 1911-1915
Here are photographs of Florence Menninger's parents and relatives, the Heikes and Knisely families, and their farm near Industry, Kansas.


Karl A. Menninger, M.D. and William C. Menninger, M.D.

Karl A. Menninger, M.D. and William C. Menninger, M.D.
Date: 1950-1955
These two photographs show Dr. Karl and Dr. Will at work. Dr. Karl produced 15 books that influenced psychiatry over the years. 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.


Menninger Clinc Sanitarium staff, Southard School

Menninger Clinc Sanitarium staff, Southard School
Date: 1925-1934
These are photographs of various members of the Menninger staff in the early years. Dr. C.F. Menninger and his sons, Dr. Karl and Dr. Will, formed a group psychiatry practice in 1919. The Menninger Clinic as a sanitarium was established in 1925 with the purchase of a farm house and admittance of 12 patients. The philosophy was that mental illness could be treated with an integrated medical, psychodynamic, and developmental approach for the total health of patients.


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