(l to r): Kendall Emerson (1907-1993), Alix Churchill, Eleanor Brown Merrill (b. 1887), Frederick D. Hopkins

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Subject: Churchill, Alix
       Emerson, Kendall 1907-1993
       Hopkins, Frederick D
       Merrill, Eleanor Brown b. 1887
       International Union against Tuberculosis
       National Society for the Prevention of Blindness
       National Tuberculosis Association
       International Association for Prevention of Blindness

Type: Black-and-white photographs

Topic: Blindness--Prevention
     Tuberculosis--Prevention
     Women scientists

Local number: SIA Acc. 90-105 [SIA2008-0104]

Summary: Dr. Kendall Emerson (1907-1993), a physician, was managing director of the National Tuberculosis Association from 1922 to 1947; Dr. Alix Churchill, who was visiting United States on speaking tour in September 1935, was Associate Secretary General of the International Association for Prevention of Blindness and Executive Secretary of the International Union Against Tuberculosis; Mrs. Eleanor Brown Merrill (b. 1887) was associate director of the National Society for the Prevention of Blindness; Frederick D. Hopkins was executive secretary of the National Tuberculosis Association and worked there from 1915 to 1955

Cite as: Acc. 90-105 - Science Service, Records, 1920s-1970s, Smithsonian Institution Archives

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Repository:Smithsonian Institution Archives

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