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Kober, George Martin, 1850-1931 / [1866-1938] Title: George M. Kober Papers 1866-1938
Abstract: Dr. George M. Kober was acting Assistant Surgeon in the U. S. Army from 1874-86, and in 1890 became Professor of Hygiene at the Georgetown Medical School. An active member of civic and professional organizations, Kober was particularly interested in local health reform. He was Dean of the Georgetown Medical School from 1901-28. Correspondence includes family, general, and business files as well as anniversary volumes of letters. Collection contains material on a variety of medical and public health issues, as well as autobiographical data.
Kolb, Lawrence, 1881-1972 / [1912-1972] Title: Lawrence Kolb Papers 1912-1972
Abstract: Dr. Lawrence Kolb was a pioneer in the medical approach to narcotics addiction treatment and in public health research and treatment of mental illness. He was one of the first to advocate treating drug addicts as patients, not criminals. The collection deals chiefly with the subjects of drug addiction, alcoholism, juvenile delinquency, and mental health.
Koop, C. Everett (Charles Everett), 1916- / [1933-2005 (bulk 1980-1998)] Title: C. Everett Koop Papers 1933-2005 (bulk 1980-1998)
Abstract: Dr. C. Everett Koop was appointed Deputy Assistant Secretary for Health, U.S. Public Health Service (PHS) in February 1981, and sworn in as Surgeon General on November 17, 1981. The collection documents Koop's career as a leading pediatric surgeon during the 1950s-1970s, his activities as Surgeon General from 1981-1989 and the many public health issues with which he was concerned, and some of his post-Surgeon General's career as a health advocate.
Koop, C. Everett (Charles Everett), 1916-2013 / [1962-2009] Title: C. Everett Koop papers 1962-2009
Abstract: UNPROCESSED COLLECTION. Collection of speeches given by C. Everett Koop, c.1990s, posters. Clippings, reading files, videocassettes, pre-Surgeon General speeches, books, greensheets. Clippings and reading files mostly non-archival, to be weeded.