MEDICAL, HEALTH & HYGIENE

Pine Mountain Settlement School
Series 14: MEDICAL, HEALTH & HYGIENE

MEDICAL, HEALTH AND HYGIENE

Dental Clinic at PMSS: Grace M. Rood (rt), Dr. Mahall [?] to left.and dental patient (center). Grace Rood Album. c. early 1940s [rood_044,jpg]

TAGS: Pine Mountain Settlement School, medical, health, hygiene, dentistry, nurses, doctors,rural medicine, medical clinics, physicians, Harlan County, Kentucky


See Also:
1932 HEALTH SURVEY OF Harlan County, KY
Guide to MEDICAL, HEALTH & HYGIENE
Health Care Services and Facilities in the Southern Appalachian Region
WELLS RECORD 11 PMSS Health 1913-1928

*NOTE: Information on this page is incomplete. Additional information will be linked as it is created or found. The dates of service may be approximate. Also, some medical staff were not exclusively at any one location and often staff skipped years and then came back to work, sometimes only for the summer or as a fill-in. 


INFIRMARY (Hospital)

Administration
Reports

Correspondence
OLIVE COOLIDGE Correspondence
Dr. KENNETH GOULD Correspondence
Dr. HOWARD H. INGLING Correspondence
Dr. WILMER S. LEHMAN Correspondence
FRANCES LAVENDER Correspondence
GRACE M. ROOD Correspondence

Staff – DOCTORS
(See also Series 14: Medicine – Line Fork and Big Laurel extensions)

Dr. CLARK BAILEY, Harlan, KY, 1930s-1957
Dr. LESTER H. BEALS, April 1942 – c. August 1942
Dr. WALLER O. BULLOCK Jr, Medical Advisor, 1915-1918
Dr. HAROLD ELLIOTT, Substitute Doctor, Summers 1949 & 1950
Dr. BLANCHE EPLER, summers 1914 & 1915
Dr. KENNETH GOULD, 1932-1933
Dr. ELIZABETH HENDERSON, 1945- June 1950 & Summer 1954 & 1957
Dr. HOWARD H. INGLING, July – December 1939
Dr. FLORENCE HOUGHTON JONES (Mrs. Tracy Jones) – 1952-1955
Dr. WILMER S. LEHMAN, April 1938 – June 1939, 1941
Dr. MARGARET A. LIVENGOOD, late 1930s & West Wind Clinic, 1950s (see Draft – NEEDS VERIFICATION)
Dr. FRANK W. NEWMAN, January 1934 – 1935
Dr. WYNDHAM HUNT NUTTER, July 1941 – February 1942
Dr. TODD, 1928
Dr. GEORGE TOOTELL, Clinic, December-June 1958-1960
Drs EMMA and FRANCIS TUCKER
,1942-1945 & summers 1945-1950
Dr. PRESTON J. VAN KOLKEN, April 1940 – April 1941

Staff – NURSES

ADA BECKER, R.N., Second Nurse,1947-1948
Mrs. BIRD, Nurse, Replaced Bohnenblust, 1955
SADIE BOHNENBLUST, R.N., 1952-1955, Supervisor of Nurses, Summer 1955
HELEN BRISCOE, Nurse, for a few weeks in1918
JOYCE BYRD, Nurse, 1955-1957
ELIZABETH CAIN, Substitute Nurse for Miss Rood, 3 months in 1940
MARY LOU HEATHERLY (Mrs. ELMER CASSELL), Nurse, June 1955 – June1957
MISS CHRISTIE, Nurse, Fall 1915
RUTH DANNER, Nurse, 1944-1946
CLARA (Mrs. HENRY W.) DAVIS, Nurse, 1913-1915
JOHANNA De VRIES, Nurse, December 1934-June 1935
BETTY ESAU, R.N., 1949, Summers 1951, 1952
ROSE L. FECKER, Supervisor of Nurses 1952-1955
EVELYN FOLTZ, Nurse, October 1954 – June 1955
MINNIE GOODNOW (GOODENOW?), Assistant Nurse, 1946-1947
ELIZABETH (BESS?) HILL (Mrs. ROY HILL), Nurse, Summer 1950-1955
MARGARET JARVIS, R.N., June 1950-1952
BETTY (BESSIE) KEY (Mrs. AUGUST HOUTS), Nurse, 1927-1928
ELIZABETH KIRKWOOD, Nurse, Replaced Eaton, November-December 1951
EUPHEMIA LARRABEE, Nurse, 1916
DOROTHY F. LARUE (Mrs. GLENN LARUE), Part-time (Relief) Nurse, Nurse, 1943-1944
FRANCES LAVENDER (Mrs. REX TRUMAN), Nurse,1918-1919
GRACE FENG LIU, Nurse, 1943-1945
MARIE METCALF, Nurse, 1953-1955
TRUDY MORGAN, Nurse, FNS Clinic, 1982-1983
GLADYS MORRIS (Mrs. GLYN MORRIS), Nurse 1931
ELIZABETH NEWMAN (MRS. FRANK NEWMAN), Nurse, 1934-1935
WILHELMINA NORDYKE (NOORDYK?), Nurse, Summers 1955 & 1956
CLEO PAULEY, Nurse, 1954-1956
MARIAN PURBRICK, Nurse, Spring 1928-1931
ESTELLE RIYLE, Nurse, 1953-1954
CHARLOTTE RODERICK, Nurse, 1919
GRACE M. ROOD, R.N., 1936-1962
ESTHER SANDSTROM, Nurse, 1919-1920
MABEL C. SNYDER, Nurse, Superintendent of Nurses,1937, 1951-1958
GEORGIA STANLEY, Substitute Nurse, 1956-1957
CHARLSIE VAUGHN (VAUGH?), Nurse, March 1946 – July 1947
MARGARET WALKER, Nurse, 1917-1918
MABEL WEAVER, Substitute Nurse, Summer 1941
CATHRYN (CATHY) WHITE, Nurse, 1952-1953, Summer1954
AUDREY MAXINE (MICKY) WITHROW (Mrs. EUGENE JOHNSON), Nurse, 1952-1953
MICKEY WITHROW, R.N., Summer 1950-1951
ALMA WHITTAKER, Substitute Nurse, 1 month in Fall 1949
KIM WOOTEN, Clinic Nurse, 1979-1980

STAFF – ASSISTANTS, AIDES, OTHERS

OLIVE COOLIDGE BUTMAN, Nurse’s Assistant for 8 months, 1942-1943
ELLEN GUNDERSON (Mrs. JAMES WOLFE), Nurse’s Aid, March 1952-July 1953
HELEN LOUISE MADON HEATH, Student Assistant, 1935-1939
Mr. JAGGERS, from Louisville, Eye Refractions, 1920s
EDNA MAE METCALF PATTERSON, Nurse’s Aide, 1952-1957
MILDRED ROBERTSON, Assistant to Nurse, Summer 1941
ALICE TURNER, Aide(?), 1920s
JUNE TURNER, Nurse’s Aide, 1953-54

Photographs
GRACE M. ROOD Photograph Album Gallery One and Gallery Two

Programs
Publications

MEDICAL SETTLEMENT Big Laurel

Administration

Reports
Dr. IDA STAPLETON & Rev. ROBERT STAPLETON Guide Reports (1926 – 1936)

Correspondence
MARGUERITE BUTLER LETTERS 1914-1970 Guide
DR. EVELYN HOLT Correspondence
LEXINE BAIRD Correspondence I and II
Dr. EVELYN HOLT Correspondence
Dr. GRACE HUSE Correspondence
AILEENE LEWIS NESBITT Correspondence 1923-1925
HAZEL HELEN MACKAY Correspondence
MAYA SUDO Correspondence
Dr. ALFREDA WITHINGTON Correspondence

Staff – DOCTORS
(See also Series 14: Medicine – Line Fork and Big Laurel extensions)

Dr. EVELYN HOLT, Volunteer, July 1928
Dr. GRACE HUSE, 1918-1923
Dr. ABBY NOYES LITTLE, 1916-1918
Dr. ALFREDA WITHINGTON
, 1924-1931

Staff – NURSES, OTHER

LEXINE BAIRD, Nurse, 1932-1934 & 1935-1936, Medical Settlement 1934-1935
HARRIET BUTLER, Nurse, 1919-1924
MARGUERITE BUTLER, Superintendent of Extension Work, 1920-1922
ANNA KRAUSS, Nurse, 1925-1927
AILEENE LEWIS (NESBITT), General Worker, 1923-1925
HAZEL HELEN MACKAY, Nurse, 1924-1925
CHARLES FRANKLIN NESBITT, Minister, 1923-1925
ANNA K. PETERS, Nurse, 1919-1921
ANNA WULF PISHZAK, Nurse, 1946-1949
MAYA SUDO, Nurse, 1921-1924
MARIE TAYLOR, Nurse, 1927-1932

Photographs
AILEENE LEWIS NESBITT ALBUM
LINE FORK & LITTLE LAUREL ALBUM 
(107)
MAYA SUDO Photograph Album Part 1 and Part 2

Programs
Publications

LINE FORK SETTLEMENT

Administration

Reports
LINE FORK SETTLEMENT WORKERS REPORTS Guide 1920-1941
ANNE RUTH MEDCALF Report to Miss Pettit 11 Feb 1922
GUIDE TO Dr. IDA STAPLETON and REV. ROBERT STAPLETON REPORTS

Correspondence
ANNE RUTH MEDCALF Letter to Marguerite Butler 14 Mar 1922
Dr. IDA STAPLETON and REV. ROBERT STAPLETON Correspondence 1928-1946

Staff – DOCTORS
(See also Series 14: Medicine – Line Fork and Big Laurel extensions; also Biography for individual names)

Dr. LLEWELLA MERROW, March-August 1926
Dr. IDA STAPLETON,1926-1936

Staff – NURSES, AIDES, OTHER
(See also Series 14: Medicine – Line Fork and Big Laurel extensions; also Biography for individual names)

MARGUERITE BUTLER, Superintendent of Extension Work, 1920-1922
FRANCES PALMER (Mrs. WILLIAM C. CONQUIST), Public Health Nurse, October 1920 – April 1921
ANNE GOULD, Summer 1941-1942
EVA HENEY, Nurse,1924-1927
NANCY JUDE, Student Aide, Sept 1936 – Jan 1937 (1934-1938?)
HELEN F. LITTLE, Nurse, 1925
ANNE RUTH MEDCALF (Mrs. ARTHUR E. ESTABROOK), Public Health Nurse, 1921-1924
ADELAIDE NORTHAM, Nurse, 1943-1944
MARY SKIDMORE, Public Health Nurse, 1921-1924
FLORENCE SLUSSER, 1923
MAYA SUDO, Nurse, 1921-1924
RITA REBECCA ROEDER, Nurse, 1923-1924
DOROTHY SWISSHELM, Aide, June & July 1927

Photographs
LINE FORK &, BIG LAUREL & LITTLE LAUREL ALBUM (107)
LUTRELLA BAKER ALBUM – LINE FORK SETTLEMENT

Programs
Publications

HOSPITAL AT PINE MOUNTAIN (West Wind) 1950 – 1954 [?]

Administration
Reports
Correspondence

Staff – DOCTORS

Dr. GORDON BROWN, July 1950 – November 1951
Dr. TRACY JONES
, Part-time, Clinic & Hospital, February 1952 – June 1955
Dr. GALEN FISHER SCUDDER, Hospital, July 1955 – June 1957

Staff – NURSES, AIDES

JUNE ALLEN (Mrs. DOUGLAS M. FISHER), R.N., 1949-1951
MARIE HUFF BOGGS, Hospital Aide 1956-1957
NAOMI LUCAS, Hospital Cook, Practical Nurse 1950-1951, 1957-1965
LORETTA PETERSON, R.N., September 1949 – March 1950
VIOLET RADLE, R.N., 1949-1950
Mrs. GALEN FISHER SCUDDER, July 1955
PEARL TAYLOR, Nurse, 1957-1958
MARGARET FROST TWICHELL (Mrs. HENRY S. MOWBRAY), Nurse’s Aide, 1942-1943

Programs
Publications

DENTAL HEALTH AND DENTAL CLINICS

STAFF – DENTISTS

Dr. BLACK, Dentist, 1924, 1925
Dr. DAY, Dentist from Pittsburgh, PA, November 1922, 1925
Dr. RAYMOND GRANT, Dentist from Louisville, August 1919, 1923, 1924
Dr. MAHALL
, Dentist, c. early 1940s (see photograph above)
Dr. MEADER, Dentist mentioned in December 1956 NOTES.
Dr. McGONIGLE, Dentist from Pittsburgh, PA, 1924, 1925
Dr. STUCKY, Dentist, November 1922, 1925
Dr. ARTHUR WELCH, Dentist from Louisville, August 1919


GUIDE TO MEDICAL, HEALTH & HYGIENE (General)

PUBLICATIONS Mary Rogers Topical Index to NOTES 1918-1950

PMSS Health ProgramFeb ’19  Cases dealt with
Oct ’19 A Doctor
Oct ’19 Dental Clinic
Nov ’20 Medical Settlement
Feb ’23  Eye, ear, nose, throat operations
Nov ’23 Treatment of students
April ’26  Goitre, etc.
Nov ’29 Dental Clinic & country inoculations
Feb ’30 Medical Work
Feb ’31  Country doctor’s work
Oct ’32 Pine Mt. Health Association & other health work
Nov ’33
Oct ’39 Health Association
Oct ’40  Full hospital
Oct ’43  Drs. Tucker & Journal
Nov ’50  X-ray
Excerpt from a hand-written INDEX prepared by Mary Rogers (Librarian 1942 – 1983), listing health-related subjects in various issues of NOTES FROM THE PINE MOUNTAIN SETTLEMENT SCHOOL.

Series 14MEDICAL
 Medical – Infirmary Administration
Correspondence
Staff (See also Series 14: Medicine – Line Fork and Big Laurel extensions)
Programs
Publications
 Medical Settlement – Big Laurel
Administration
Correspondence
Staff (See also Series 14: Medicine – Line Fork and Big Laurel extensions)
Programs
Publications
 Line Fork Settlement Administration
Correspondence
Stapleton Reports
Staff (See also Series 14: Medicine – Line Fork and Big Laurel extensions ; also Biography for individual names]
Programs
Publications
 Hospital at Pine Mountain (West Wind) 1950 – 1954 [?] Administration
Correspondence
Staff
Programs
Publications