Helen Swift Mitchell Papers
Collection Scope and Content Summary
- 1920 - 1978
- Mitchell, Helen S. (Helen Swift) (Person)
Notes about Access to this Collection
Historical or Biographical Note
She received her Ph.D. from Yale in 1921. She then worked as the Research Director at the Battle Creek Sanitarium from 1921-1924. Then she was a Professor of Physiological Chemistry at Battle Creek College from 1924-1935. Then she became a Research Professor of Nutrition at the University of Massachusetts from 1935-1941. She served as the Principal Nutritionist at the Office of Defense, Health and Welfare from 1941-1943. Then she was Dean of the School of Home Economics at the University of Massachusetts from 1946-1960.
0.74 Cubic Feet (2 Hollinger boxes)
Language of Materials
- Helen Swift Mitchell Papers
- Partially Processed
- History of Medicine Collections Staff
- Language of description
- Script of description
- Language of description note
- Description is in English.
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