Mary Lasker Papers
1940 - 1993


Finding Aid Prepared by Winifred Carlson
September 2000


Date Range: 1940 - 1993
Size of Collection: 353 linear ft. (ca. 450,000 items in 800 boxes and 14 flat boxes)
Date of Acquisition: Gift of the Mary Lasker Estate, 1994 & 2000
Material on Microfilm: No material on microfilm
Terms of Access: Available for faculty, students, or researchers engaged in scholarly or publication projects.
Restrictions on Use or Access: Most of this collection is shelved Off Site. It will take 1 to 2 business days to retrieve. Please contact us prior to your arrival to arrange for use.
Permission to publish materials must be obtained in writing from the Director of the Rare Book and Manuscript Library.

Location in Stacks: All of the Cataloged material (Boxes 679-684) is in the Vault.
Boxes 1-752 [except for 679-684] are shelved OFF SITE
Flat Boxes in the Manuscript Department Flat Box Series.
Processing Information: Processed by PN, WC, and PL 1997-2000.
Associated Material: See also the Albert Lasker Papers.
RLIN ID: NYCR00-A7

BIOGRAPHY

       Mary Lasker (1900-1994) was a businesswoman prior to her marriage to the advertising executive and philanthropist, Albert Davis Lasker 1880-1952 in 1940. With her help Lasker re-ordered his life and priorities, together they shared a life centering on philanth ropic work. They founded the Albert and Mary Lasker Foundation which gives awards in the fields of medical research and public health administration.

        Mary Lasker had a strong interest in the arts, civic beautification reproductive planning dress design and health issues specifically cancer and heart disease. She was actively involved with the promotion and development of national bodies dealing with cancer heart disease arthritis mental health neurological disease and blindness. She was an able and effective Washington lobbyist and knew many statesmen legislators artists and scientific pioneers. Lasker was decorated chevalier officer French Legion of Honor and in 1969 she received the Presidential Medal of Freedom.

SCOPE AND CONTENT

       The collection consists of correspondence, memoranda, reports, bulletins, clippings, photographs, awards, and printed material. The files, arranged by genre and topic in 3 main series and 23 sub-series, reflect her philanthropic and legislative work in the areas of health, specifically cancer, heart disease, and mental health. Her civic and legislative work is covered in detail, as well as her private interests and activities.


Series I

   Cataloged Correspondence

679  Adler, Mortimer
     To Mary Lasker
       Rochester, NY, 10 January 1928
       1 t.l.s.

679  Barnard, Christiaan
     To Mary Lasker
       Cape Town, South Africa, 26 August 1968
       1 t.l.s.

679  Barkley, Alben
     To Mary Lasker
       [n.p.], 2 September 1948
       1 t.l.s.

679  Baruch, Bernard M.
     To Mary Lasker
       New York, 19 June 1946
       1 a.l.s.

679  Benton, William
     To Mary Lasker
       New York, 29 December 1972
       1 t.l.s.

679  Bocher, Main
     To Mary Lasker
       New York, 1949
       1 a.n.s.

679  Bowles, Chester
     To Mary Lasker
       [v.p.], 2 September 1948 - 12 July 1949
       1 t.l.s.

679  Brademas, John
     To Mary Lasker
       Washington, D.C., 23 October 1950
       1 a.l.s.

679  Bradley, Omar
     To Mary Lasker
       Washington, D.C., 13 December 1945
       1 t.l.s.

679  Bridges, Styles
     To Mary Lasker
       Washington, D.C., 9 July 1948
       1 t.l.s.

679  Brown, Helen Gurley
     To Mary Lasker
       New York, 26 January 1981
       1 t.l.s.

679  Bunche, Ralph
     To Mary Lasker
       [v.p.], 12 June - 30 June 1967
       2 t.l.s.

679  Bush, Barbara
     To Mary Lasker
       Washington, D.C., 7 August 1991
       1 t.l.s.

679  Bush, George
     To Mary Lasker
       The White House, 19 Feb. 1992
       1 t.l.s.

679  Capote, Truman
     To Mary Lasker
       [n.p., n.d.]
       1 a.l.s.

679  Carter, Jimmy
     To Mary Lasker
       [v.p., v.d.]
       8 t.l.s.
       1 a.l.s.

679  Carter, Rosalyn
     To Mary Lasker
       Washington, D.C., 31 October1977
       1 a.l.s.

     Note: (with envelope)

679  Clifford, Clark
     To Mary Lasker
       Washington, D.C., 16 September 1992
       1 t.l.s.

679  Cohen, Wilbur
     To Mary Lasker
       Washington, D.C, 17 July 1968
       1 t.l.s.

679  Cuomo, Mario
     To Mary Lasker
       Albany, NY, 19 February 1992
       1 t.l.s.

679  Dali, Salvador
     To Mary Lasker
       [v.p., v.d.]
       7 a.l.s.
       1 p.c.s.
       4 telegrams

679  Davenport, Marcia
     To Mary Lasker
       [n.p.], 20 June 1946
       1 a.n.s.

679  De Havliand, Olivia
     To Mary Lasker
       Beverly Hills, CA[?], 26 February 1948
       1 a.l.s.

679  Donovan, Bill
     To Mary Lasker
       New York, [n.d.]
       1 a.l.s.

679  Douglas, Helen G.
     To Mary Lasker
       Washington, D.C., 7 May 1946 & 14 February 1950
       2 t.l.s.

679  Douglas, Kirk
     To Mary Lasker
       Washington, D.C, [n.d.]
       1 a.l.s.

679  Draper, Dorothy
     To Mary Lasker
       New York, 26 December 1945 & 31 July 1946
       2 t.l.s.

679  Dufy, Ronald
     To Mary Lasker
       Boston, [v.d.]
       2 t.l.s.
       2 a.l.s.

679  Dunne, Irene
     To Mary Lasker
       [v.p., v.d.]
       2 t.l.s.
       2 a.l.s.

679  Eban, Abba
     To Mary Lasker
       Israel, 19 October 1968
       1 t.l.s.

679  Eisenhower, Dwight
     To Mary Lasker
       [v.p.], 8 June 1951 & 20 July 1960
       1 t.l.s.
       1 a.l.s.

     Note: Includes a clipping from Collier's Magazine

679  Farber, Sidney
     To Mary Lasker
       Boston, 31 December 1969
       1 t.l.s.

679  Find, Bob (?)
     To Mary Lasker
       Washington, D.C., 5 March 1970
       1 t.l.s.

679  Foujita, Leonard
     To Mary Lasker
       [n.p.], July 1967
       1 p.c.s.

679  Francis, Sam
     To Mary Lasker
       Santa Monica, CA, 14 October 1993
       1 t.l.s.

679  Fromm, Erich
     To Mary Lasker
       Mexico, [v.d.]
       4 t.l.s.

679  Fulbright, John
     To Mary Lasker
       Washington, D.C., 9 August 1946
       1 t.l.s.

679  Golden, John
     To Mary Lasker
       New York, 20 December 1950
       1 t.l.s.

679  Grace, Princess of Monaco
     To Mary Lasker
       Monaco, [n.d.]
       1 a.n.s.

679  Hammer, Armand
     To Mary Lasker
       Los Angeles, 22 May 1985 & 16 August 1985
       2 t.l.s.

679  Harriman, Pamela
     To Mary Lasker
       [n.p., v.d.]
       3 t.l.s.

679  Harriman, Ronald
     To Mary Lasker
       Washington, D.C., 27 April 1948
       1 t.l.s.

679  Hart, Gary
     To Mary Lasker
       Washington, D.C., 10 November 1986 & 10 January 1987
       2 t.l.s.

679  Hatem, George
     To Mary Lasker
       Peking, China, 15 August 1978
       1 t.l.s.

679  Hayes, Helen
     To Mary Lasker
       Paris, 8 June 1987
       1 a.n.s.

679  Hepburn, Katharine
     To Mary Lasker
       [n.p.], 2 November 1974
       1 a.l.s.

679  Hill, Lister
     To Mary Lasker
       Washington, D.C., [v.d.]
       3 t.l.s.

679  Hobby, Oveta
     To Mary Lasker
       Houston, 26 December 1950 & 22 December 1952
       2 t.l.s.

679  Humphrey, Hubert H.
     To Mary Lasker
       Washington, D.C, [v.d.]
       105 t.l.s.
       2 telegrams

     Note: With 1 t.l.s. from Muriel Humphrey to May Lasker, 31 July 1967

679  Javits, Jacob
     To Mary Lasker
       Washington, D.C, 11 April 1972
       1 t.l.s.

680  Johnson, Lady Bird
     To Mary Lasker
       [v.p., v.d.]
       205 t.l.s.
       15 a.l.s.
       11 p.c.s.
       1 t.n.s.
       2 a.n.s.

     Note: Also, a signed Lyndon B. Johnson; Commemorative Stamp Ceremonies brochure, 27 August, 1973

680  Johnson, Luci Baines
     To Mary Lasker
       [n.p., v.d.]
       1 t.l.s.
       3 a.l.s.

680  Johnson, Lynda
     To Mary Lasker
       [v.p., v.d.]
       9 a.l.s.
       1 p.c.s.

681  Johnson, Lyndon
     To Mary Lasker
       Washington, D.C., [v.d.]
       61 t.l.s.
       1 a.n.s.
       2 signed leaflets
       1 telegram

681  Kennedy, Edward
     To Mary Lasker
       [v.p., v.d.]
       75 t.l.s.
       2 a.l.s.
       2 telegrams
       2 postcards

681  Kennedy, Ethel
     To Mary Lasker
       [n.p., v.d.]
       4 t.l.s.
       3 a.l.s.

681A  Kennedy, John F.
     To Mary Lasker
       Washington, D.C., 19 Jan. 1961-3 July 1963
       3 t.l.s.
       1 telegram

     Note: With 2 related telegrams

681A  Kennedy, Robert
     To Mary Lasker
       Washington, D.C. & New York, [v.d.]
       10 t.l.s.
       1 a.l.s.
       3 telegrams
       1 a.n.s. (card)
       1 New Year Card

     Note: With 1 telegram re. his Requiem Mass and 1 t.l.s., 1 a.l.s. from Bobby Kennedy, Jr.

681A  Kennedy, Rose
     To Mary Lasker
       [v.p., v.d.]
       33 t.l.s.
       6 a.l.s.
       1 a.n.s. on card
       1 Christmas Card

681A  Kennedy
     To Mary Lasker, Kennedy-related material
       [v.p., v.d.]

681A  Koch, Edward
     To Mary Lasker
       New York, 17 Sept. 1982 & 21 June 1985
       2 t.l.s.

681A  Kolek, Teddy
     To Mary Lasker
       Jerusalem, Israel, 11 July 1972
       1 t.l.s.

681A  Laird, Melvin
     To Mary Lasker
       Washington, D.C., 4 January 1974
       1 t.l.s.

681A  Landers, Ann (Eppie Lederer)
     To Mary Lasker
       Chicago, 1973-1983
       266 t.l.s.
       57 a.l.s.
       1 t.l.
       4 a.n.s.
       2 postcards

682  Lehman, Herbert
     To Mary Lasker
       New York, 2 November 1949
       1 t.l.s.

682  Lindsey, John
     To Mary Lasker
       New York, 3 December 1969
       1 t.l.s.

682  Loewy, Raymond
     To Mary Lasker
       Boston, 29 May 1964
       1 first-day issue J.F.K. stamp on envelope

682  Luce, Henry
     To Mary Lasker
       New York, [v.d.]
       1 t.l.s.
       1 a.l.s.

682  Malraux, Andre
     To Mary Lasker
       Versailles, France, 11 September 1965
       1 t.l.s.

682  McGovern, George
     To Mary Lasker
       Washington, D.C., 27 September 1972
       1 t.l.s.

682  Marcos, Imelda
     To Mary Lasker
       Manila, Philippines, 14 August 1967
       1 t.l.s.

682  Mendl, Charles
     To Mary Lasker
       [v.p., v.d.]
       3 t.l.s.

682  Mendl, Elsie
     To Mary Lasker
       Versailles, France, 4 August 1949 & 14 September 1949
       2 t.l.s.

682  Molyneaux, [?]
     To Mary Lasker
       New York, 1949
       1 a.l.s.

682  Muskie, Edmund
     To Mary Lasker
       Washington, D.C., 22 December 1970 & 10 August 1972
       2 t.l.s.

682  Murray, Charles
     To Mary Lasker
       Washington, D.C., 28 September 1949 & 28 April 1950
       2 t.l.s.

682  Newman, Paul
     To Mary Lasker
       Westport, CT, 21 August 1987
       1 t.l.s.

682  Nixon, Pat
     To Mary Lasker
       Washington, D.C., 11 July 1969
       1 t.l.s.

     Note: (with envelope)

682  O'Dwyer, Bill
     To Mary Lasker
       New York, 9 May 1946 & 2 November 1949
       2 t.l.s.

682  Onassis, Jacquline Kennedy
     To Mary Lasker
       [v.p., v.d.]
       8 t.l.s.
       1 a.l.s.
       2 a.n.s.

682  O'Neill, Thomas (Tip)
     To Mary Lasker
       Washington, D.C., [v.d.]
       6 t.l.s.

682  Oswald, Angela
     To Mary Lasker
       London [?], 26 November 1990
       1 t.l.s.

682  Pepper, Claude
     To Mary Lasker
       Washington, D.C., [v.d.]
       9 t.l.s.
       1 telegram

682  Reagan, Nancy
     To Mary Lasker
       Washington, D.C., [v.d.]
       2 t.l.s..
       2 a.n.s.

682  Reagan, Ronald
     To Mary Lasker
       Washington, D.C., 7 November 1983
       1 t.l.s.

682  Reuther, Walter
     To Mary Lasker
       Detroit, MI, [v.d.]
       4 t.l.s.

682  Rockefeller, Nelson
     To Mary Lasker
       Albany, NY, [v.d.]
       5 t.l.s.

682  Rogers, William
     To Mary Lasker
       16 January 1969
       1 t.l.s.

682  Roosevelt, Eleanor
     To Mary Lasker
       [v.d.]
       143 t.l.s.
       1 a.l.s.

682  Roosevelt, Franklin
     To Albert Lasker
       Washington, D.C., 27 December 1938
       1 t.l.s.

682  Roosevelt, Franklin
     To Mary Lasker
       Washington, D.C., 8 June 1943
       1 t.l.s.

682  Rosenman, Samuel J.
     To Mary Lasker
       Edinburgh, Scotland, 2 August 1965
       1 a.l.s.

682  Rusk, Dean
     To Mary Lasker
       Washington, D.C., 28 December 1966
       1 t.l.s.

682  Sanger, Margaret
     To Mary Lasker
       [v.p., v.d.]
       32 a.l.s.
       41 t.l.s.
       1 t.l. (carbon)
       4 telegrams

682  Shriver, Eunice Kennedy
     To Mary Lasker
       Paris, [n.d.]
       3 a.l.s.
       6 t.l.s.
       1 a.n.s.
       2 t.n.s.

682  Shriver, Saregent
     To Mary Lasker
       Washington, D.C., [n.d.] & 8 Jan. 1965
       2 t.l.s.

682  Simon, Jennifer
     To Mary Lasker
       25 June 1993
       1 t.l.s.

683  Stevenson, Adlai
     To Mary Lasker
       [v.p., v.d.]
       52 t.l.s.
       76 a.l.s.
       35 p.c.s.
       9 telegrams
       13 a.n.s.

     Note: Box also contains some clippings

683  Stokes, Tom
     To Mary Lasker
       [n.p., v.d.]
       2 t.l.s.
       7 a.l.s.

     Note: Includes two letters by Mary Lasker

683  Strauss, Lewis
     To Mary Lasker
       New York, 24 July 1946
       1 t.l.s.

683  Taylor, Elizabeth
     To Mary Lasker
       9 March 1987
       1 a.l.s.

683  Truman, Bess
     To Mary Lasker
       [v.p., v.d.]
       15 a.l.s.
       2 a.n.s.

684  Truman, Harry
     To Mary Lasker
       [v.p., v.d.]
       19 t.l.s.
       1 a.l.s.

684  Truman, Harry
     Speech to American Public Health Assoc. Convention
       Kansas City, MO, 17 November 1955
       1 t.ms.

     Note: Includes note from Mary Lasker

684  Truman, Margaret
     To Mary Lasker
       [v.p., v.d.]
       3 t.l.s.
       13 a.l.s.

684  U Thant
     To Mary Lasker
       17 January 1972
       1 t.l.s.

684  Van Buren, Abigail
     To Mary Lasker
       CA, 4 Feb. 1977-8 Sept. 1978
       6 t.l.s.

     Note: With clipping and t.l.s. (copy)

684  Wagner, Robert
     To Mary Lasker
       Washington, D.C., 10 January 1946 & 15 May 1946
       2 t.l.s.

684  Watkins, James
     To Mary Lasker
       Washington, D.C., 31 March 1989
       1 t.l.s.

684  Watson, Marcia [?]
     To Mary Lasker
       Washington, D.C., 31 March 1989
       1 t.l.s.

684  Weicker, Lowell
     To Mary Lasker
       Washington, D.C. & Glenville, CT, 15 April 1986 & 9 July 1990
       2 t.l.s.

684  Wellington, Gerald Wellesley, 7th Duke of, 1885-1972
     To Mary Lasker
       London, 4 June 1953
       1 a.l.s.

     Note: (with one envelope)

684  Weissmann, [?]
     To Mary Lasker
       Zurich, Switzerland, 28 October 1980
       1 a.l.s.

684  Windsor, Edward, Duke of, 1894-1972
     To Mary Lasker
       Paris, [n.d.]
       1 a.l.s.

684  Wray, Fay
     To Mary Lasker
       [n.p., n.d.]
       1 a.l.s.

684  Wylie, Philip
     To Mary Lasker
       New York, 24 August 1945
       1 t.l.s.

   Cataloged Documents

Flat Box 202  Harding, Warren G.
     Certificate, signed, appointing Albert G. Lasker to the United State Shipping Board
       Washington, D.C., 9 June 1921
       1 oversize document

     Note: Also signed by Charles E. Hughes

Flat Box 202  Kennedy, John F.
     Certificate, signed, appointing Mary Lasker to the Persident's Committee on Equal Employment Opportunity
       Washington, D.C., 3 April 1961
       1 oversize document

     Note: Also signed by Dean Rusk

684  Lasker, Mary
     Will and Codicil to Will
       1971-1992
       7 folders

   Topical Files

      General

1  General Correspondence
       1940-1949
       6 folders

1-7  Miscellaneous
       1949-1983
       32 folders

7  Academy of Sciences
       New York, 1955-1960
       6 folders

8  Adams, James
       1954 & 1963
       2 folders

8  Adams, Lane
       1983 to 1993
       2 folders

8  Adler, Richard
       1977-1993
       2 folders

8  Aging, Conference on
       1951-1978
       6 folders

9  Akers, Anthony
       1958

9  Alcoholism
       1950 & 1970
       2 folders

9  Aldington, The Right and Honorable Toby
       1985

9  Allen, Charles
       1982 to 1993

     Note: See Cancer for American Cancer Society

9  Allergy and Infectious Diseases, National Institute of
       1956

9  Allerton Florist
       1955-1958
       4 folders

9  American Institute of Approval
       1959

9  American Medical Association
       1950-1960
       8 folders

9  American Public Health Association
       1 folder

10  Anna's Flower Shops
       1954-1959
       6 folders

10  Apartment
       400 East 52nd Street, 1938

10  Apartments
       1974

10  Apartment
       29 Beekman Place, 1975 & 1976

10 & 11  Appropriations
       FY 1960-1970
       4 folders

11  Arendt, Herman
       1965

11  Arms Control
       1958-1961
       2 folders

11 & 12  Art
       1962
       4 folders

12 - 14  Arteriosclerosis
       1945-1964
       10 folders

14 & 15  Arthritis
       1948-1982
       19 folders

16  Arthritis Institute
     Documents
       1981 to 1985

16  Ashikari, Dr. Roy
       1975

16  Aspirin
       1977

16  Atlantic Monthly
       1967

16  Atom Bomb
       1945

16 & 17  Autographs
       1964-1973
       5 folders

17  Autoscan, Inc.
       1971 & 1972
       2 folders

17 & 18  B general correspondence
       1945-1949
       5 folders

18 - 28  B miscellaneous
       1950-1990
       36 folders

29  Bacillus Calmete Guerin (BCG) Conference
       1972 & 1973
       2 folders

29  Balenciaga Couture
       1967

29  Balint Flowers
       1954-1958
       5 folders

29  Banks
       Prior to 1943
       2 folders

29  Bankers Trust
       1945 & 1946
       2 folders

29  Barnard, Dr. Christian
       1970

29  Barnard, Henry Alexander
       1966

29  Baumgartner, Dr. Leona
       1954

29  Beaton, Cecil
       1959-1962
       4 folders

29  Benton, William
       1958

30-38  Beautification
       1965-1970
       ca. 18 folders

     Note: Includes the Washington Azalea/ Dogwood/ Cherry Tree Planting, Columbia Island Project, contributions, fountains, Longwood Gardens, Highway Improvement Bill, New York City, Washington, D.C., Nash Castro, photos, clippings, slides.

39  Bellevue Medical Center
       New York University, 1949

39  Benefits
       1977-1983
       5 folders

39  Benton, William
       1960-1962
       3 folders

40  Bergdorf Goodman
       1957-1960
       4 folders

40  Bergman, Abraham
       1972-1974
       3 folders

40  Berks, Robert
       1970

40  Berkson, Mr. and Mrs. Seymour
       1953-1990
       9 folders

40   Bernays, Edward
       1949

40   Billings, Mr. K. LeMoyne
       1963-1981
       11 folders

41  United States. Congress. Senate.
     Bills
       1948

41  United States. Congress. Senate.
     Laws
       1950

41  United States. Congress. House.
     Bills
       1947-1954
       6 folders

42  United States. Congress. Senate.
     Bills
       1947-1952
       6 folders

42  State
     Bills
       1947 & 1952
       2 folders

43-45  National Health Education Committee
     Bills
       1952-1956
       9 folders

46  Presidential Biomedical Research Panel
       1975 & 1976
       2 folders

46  Blair, William McCormick, Sr.
       1961-1965
       4 folders

46-48  Blair, Mr. and Mrs. William McCormick, Jr.
       1959-1993
       25 folders

49 & 50  Blindness
       1945-1985
       17 folders

51  Block, Mr. and Mrs. Leigh
       1940-1965
       13 folders

51  Blood
       1963

51  Bloomgarden, Henry
       1957-1962
       6 folders

51  Bloomingdales
       New York, 1957 & 1958
       2 folders

51  Blumberg, Irving
       1970-1973
       3 folders

51  Blumenfield, Ralph
       1940 to 1943

51  Bobst, Mrs. Elmer Holmes
       1992

51  Bogart, George Douglas
       1987-1993

51  Bonadonna, Gianni
       1977

51  Books and Magazines
       1965 & 1966
       2 folders

51  Botanical Garden
       1945-1956
       6 folders

52  Borg, Mrs. Sidney
       1945

52 & 53  Bouverie, Audry
       1940-1965
       21 folders

54  Brandeis University
       1961 & 1962
       2 folders

53-57  Braniff International
       1971-1980
       12 folders

57  Brecher, Edward
       1972

57  Brickner, Dr. Richard
       1944

57 & 58  Brisson, Frederick
       1977-1983
       5 folders

58  Broder, Dr. Samuel
       1989 to 1992

58 & 59  Brody, Mr. and Mrs. Sidney
       1940-1987
       28 folders

60  Bryant, Lane
     Annual awards
       1959 & 1962
       2 folders

60  Budget
       1949 & 1953
       2 folders

60  Citizens Budget Committee
       1956-1960
       5 folders

61  Budgets
       1972 & 1973
       2 folders

61  Bulbs
       1969 & 1972
       2 folders

61  Burglary Investigation
       1969

61  Burlington Industries Award
       1969 & 1970
       2 folders

61  Butler, Dr. Robert
       1981-1987

62-72  C general correspondence and miscellaneous files
       1945-1994
       39 folders

72  Cahill, Gordon
       1972-1981
       7 folders

72  Cahill, John
       1954-1960
       3 folders

73  Cahn, Julius
       1958 & 1960
       2 folders

73  Calendar

73  California
       1979

73  California, Real Estate
       1975

73  California, University of
       1955

73  Cameron, Rory
       1961 & 1970
       2 folders

74  Campaign Data and Congressional Committees
       1959

74  Canfield, Cass
       1961

74  Career Course

74  Carey, Governor Hugh L.
     "State of the Health Message"
       1976
       1 pamphlet

74  Carnegie Hall
       New York, 1964 & 1965
       2 folders

74  Carpenter, Liz
     To Mary Lasker
       24 Feb. 1965

74  Carter, President Jimmy
       1976-1978
       4 folders

      Cancer


Note: An extensive series of files dealing with all aspects of cancer.
There are over 273 folders in 48 boxes covering the years 1944-1992

75-123:  Miscellaneous, Boxes 75-92; 123 (1944-77)
American Cancer Society, Boxes 93-107 (1944-92)
Chemotherapy, Boxes 108-110 (1952-72)
Citizens Committee for the Conquest of Cancer, Boxes 110 & 111(1969 & 1970)
Cancer Commission, Boxes 111 & 112 (1969-71)
Interferon correspondence, Boxes 112 & 113 (1977-81)
Kennedy Cancer Hearings, Box 114 (1979)
Memorial Hospital, Boxes 114-118 (1947-73)
National Cancer Advisory Board & National Advisory Cancer Council, Box 118 (1965-74)
National Cancer Institute, Boxes 119 & 120 (1954-67)
New York City Cancer Committee, Boxes 120 & 121 (1946-63)
National Collegiate Association for the Conquest of Cancer, Box 120 (1970)
National Cancer Authority, Box 122 (1971)

124  Cartier
       1956-1960
       5 folders

124  Castro, Nash and Bette
       1970-1993
       3 folders

124  Central Park
     Bulbs
       New York, 1968

124  Central Hanover Bank and Trust
       1946

124 & 125  Cerebral Palsy
       1949-1966
       15 folders

125  Charities Aid Association, State
       1949-1951
       3 folders

125  Chicago, University of
       1976

125  China
       1963-1968
       3 folders

125 - 128  Christmas
       1957-1975
       18 folders

128  Chronic Disease
       1950 & 1951
       2 folders

129 & 130  Chrysanthemums
       1949-1958
       11 folders

130  Churchill, Winston
     London Times Speech
       3 March 1944

130  Chute, Mortimer H.
       1987-1992

130  Citizens' Budget Committee
       1961-1963
       3 folders

130  Citizens' Committee for Children
       1947-1060
       10 folders

131  Citizens' Committee for International Developement
       1961

131  Citizens' Housing Committee
       1942

131  Citizens' Stamp Advisory Council
       1969

131  Clark, John B.
     The Bruce Museum
       1986

131  Clinical Advances
       1971-1972

131  Clinton, William and Hillary
       1993

131  Coalition for Health Funding
       1972-1980
       8 folders

131  Coggeshall, Dr. L. T.
       University of Chicago, 1953

132  Coins
       1959-1966
       4 folders

132  Colorflex
       1955-1964
       8 folders

     Note: Upholstery and drapery services

132  Columbia University
       1954-1965
       6 folders

132 & 133  Department of Commerce. New York City
       1958-1960
       3 folders

133  Unites States. Congress. House.
     Committees
       1949

133  Committee of Consultants on Medical Research
       1960

133  Committee for International Economic Growth
       1959

133  Committee for National Trade Policy
       1960

133 - 135  Committee for the Nation's Health
       1946-1953
       11 folders

136  Commodities, Advertising, U.S. Budget, etc.
       1949

136  Contracts: miscellaneous, and related correspondence

136  Congressional Records
       1945-1953
       3 folders

136-140  Contributions: personal, political, from foundations, and general
       1953-1987
       32 folders

140  Cooper, Dr. Theodore
       1970-1992
       7 folders

141  Corday, Dr. Elliot
       1967-1971
       2 folders

141  Corday Heart Alliance
       1977

141  Cortisone
       1949-1951
       3 folders

141  Cosmopolitan Club
       1957

142  Cotzias, Dr. George C.
       1970 & 1971
       2 folders

142  Cousins, Norman
       1959

142  Cowles, Mr. and Mrs. John
       1941-1949

142  Cripps, Isobel
       1951

142  National Cultural Center

     Note: See Kennedy Center

142  Culver, Dr. Kenneth
       1993

142  Cumley, Dr. R.W.
       1954-1955

142  Cummings, Dr. Martin M.
       1956

142  Cuomo, Governer Mario M.
       1984-1992

142  Cybertek
       1971

143-148  D miscellaneous
       1942-1985
       39 folders

148 - 150  Daily messages
       1968-1970
       33 folders

150  Daley, Richard J.
       1961

151  Daniels, Dr. George Eaton
       1944

151  Davis, Dr. M. Edwin
       1966

151  Davis, Dr. Michael
       1942-1945
       2 folders

151  Davies, Mr. Ralph
       1956

151  Davies, Mrs. Tobe
       1961

151  Dawson, Mr. Donald S.
       1991

151 & 152  De Bakey, Dr. Michael
     Includes: dedication of The Michael E. Debakey Center for Biomedical Education and Research at Baylor College of Medicine
       1960-1992
       14 folders

152  Decorating
       1944 & 1953
       2 folders

152  Defend
       1961 & 1962
       2 folders

152  De Kruif, Paul
       1940

152  Democracy, Friends of
       1946

152 - 155  Democratic Party
     Includes national, state, and local bodies
       1949-1965
       38 folders

155  Denckla, Mrs. Kay
       1958

155  Denman, Mr. Gilbert M., Jr.
       1985

155  Denton, Derek
       1985

155  de Rothschild, Baron Guy
       1970

156  Desalinization of water
       1959-1965
       ca 3 folders

157  DeVita, Dr. Vincent
       1981-1988

157  Dirks, Harley M.
     Disregard
       1963

157  Djerassi, Dr. Isaac
       1989

157  Donors, list of proposed
       1965

157  Donovan, General William J.
       1941-1959
       ca 6 folders

157  Drug companies
       1981

157  Drug research reports
       1958 & 1959
       2 folders

157  Dukakis, Mr. and Mrs. Michael
       1988

157  Duke, Mr. and Mrs. Angier Biddle
       1986-1993

158-160  E miscellaneous
       1943-1983
       34 folders

160  East River

160  EastWest Center
       1964 & 1965
       2 folders

160-162  Education
       1956-1962
       5 folders

162  Effective Congress, National Committee For An
       1959 & 1960
       2 folders

162  Edgeberg and Lee
     Testimony before Congress
       9 March 1971

162  Eisenhower, Dr. Milton
       1958

162  Endocrinology
       1984 & 1985

162  Ensko, Robert
       1956

162  Energy
       1974-1979
       2 folders

162  Engleman, Dr. Ephraim P.
       1981-1984

163  Epilepsy
       1961

163  Equal Employment Opportunity
       1962-1965
       4 folders

163  Ernst & Ernst
       1971 & 1972
       2 folders

163  Essex, Dr. Max
       1984-1993

163  Estrogen Conference
       1957

163  Ewing, Oscar
       1948 & 1949
       2 folders

164-169  F miscellaneous
       1941-1992
       38 folders

170  Fact Book Aknowledgements
       1961

170  Fact Sheets
       1949-1954
       4 folders

170  Family Health Magazine
       1971

170 & 171  Farber, Dr. Sidney
       1955-1973
       14 folders

171  Farm
       1950-1961
       11 folders

172  Feinberg, Abraham
       1955

172  Fellan Florist
       1958-1960
       4 folders

172  Fellows, Mrs. C. Gurnee
       1940-1955
       7 folders

172  Fund For Integrative Biomedical Research (FIBER)
       1981 & 1982
       2 folders

172-174  Financial
       1973-1983
       11 folders

175  Flanders Herter Bill
       1949

175  "The Flip Side"
       1968

175  Florey, Sir Howard and Ethel Lady
       1946-1961
       15 folders

175  "The Florey Building"
       1968-1969

     Note: The Lord Florey Memorial

175  Flower Paintings
       1961

175  Flowers
       1954

176  Flouridation
       1956-1960
       5 folders

176  Fogarty, John
       1969-1971

176  Foley, Dr. William
       1960

176  Folsom, Marion B.
       1955

176  Foote, Cone & Belding
       1943-1954
       8 folders

177  Ford Foundation
       1956 & 1957
       2 folders

177  Fordyce, Mrs. Alice
     Correspondence regarding the death of Fordyce
       1992

177  Fordyce, Mr. Allmon
       1945

177  Fountain, Mr. L. H.
       1962 & 1977
       2 folders

177  "Four On a Garden"
       1970

177  Fraser, Morris, & Co., Inc.
       1950

177  Dr. Alfred Frankfurter
       1961-1963
       3 folders

177  Freedom From Hunger Foundation
       1962 & 1963
       2 folders

177  Furniture
       1966

177  Furs
       1953-1958
       4 folders

178-184  G miscellaneous
       1940-1992
       40 folders

184  Gallo, Dr. Robert C.
       1982

184 & 185  Galloway, Mr. Hunter and Mrs. Kay
       1948-1961
       11 folders

185  Gallup Poll
       1949 & 1954
       2 folders

185-188  Garb, Dr. Solomon
       1969-1981
       17 folders

189  Garden, Judith
       1956-1959

189  Gardening
       1954

189  Gardens, Millroad
       1941
       5 folders

190  Gardner, Dr. Richard N.
       1967

190  The Gazebo
       1960

190  Gimbel, Mr. Bernard and Mrs. Alva
       1953-1961
       9 folders

190 & 191  Gofman, Dr. John W.
       1950-1959
       10 folders

191  Goldblatt, Dr. Harry
       1947

191  Golden, Mr. and Mrs John
       1940-1945 & 1957
       2 folders

191  Goldenson, Mr. Leonard
       1971-1973
       3 folders

191  Goldstein, Dr. Murray
       1984-1991

191 & 192  Goldwater Memorial Hospital
       1949-1959
       7 folders

192  Goldwyn, Mr. and Mrs. Samuel
       1942-1945

192-197  Gorman, Mr. Mike
       1951-1987
       23 folders

197  Gould, Ms. Ellen
       1968-1970

197  Govenor's Committee on "Employ the Physically Handicapped"
       1962

197  Gracie Mansion
       1966

197  Greenbaum, Wolff & Ernst
     

197  Greenhouse
       1968-1980
       8 folders

197  Greenspan, Dr. Ezra M.
       1950-1972

197  Greenwich Travel Center, Inc.
       1972

198  Gude, Mr. Granville
       1957 & 1958
       2 folders

198  Gunther, Mr. John
       1953-1972
       13 folders

198  Gutterman, Dr. Jordon U.
       1976-1992
       3 folders

198  Guyard, Mlle. Severine
       1953-1955
       3 folders

199-206  H miscellaneous
       1940-1993
       40 folders

207  Hadassah Medical Organization
       1952-1962
       10 folders

     Note: The Women's Zionist Organization of American, Inc.

207 & 208  Hadassah Rain Making: weather modification project to increase rain in Israel
       1953-1958
       6 folders

208  Hammer, Mr. Armand
       1982-1984

208  Harriman, Mr. Averall
       1956 & 1958
       2 folders

208  Harriman, Mrs. Pamela
       1984-1987

208 & 209  Harvard University
       1949-1961
       13 folders

210  Health, miscellaneous
       1965-1967
       3 folders

210  National Health Assembly
       1948-1951
       4 folders

210  Health Care
       1975

211  Health Careers Project
       1957-1960
       4 folders

211  Commission on Health Services
       New York, 1959 & 1960
       2 folders

211  Committee for the Nation's Health
       1955 & 1956
       2 folders

211  Health Policy, Advisory Committee on
     

211  Democratic National Committee
       1960

211  National Health Council
       1946

211  National and New York Health Council
       1948

211 & 212  National Health Council
       1949-1960
       9 folders

212  Department of Health
       New York, 1955-1961
       7 folders

213  National Health Education Committee
     Correspondence
       2 folders

213  Fact Books: "Does Medical Research Pay off?"
       2 folders
       3 manila envelopes
       5 booklets

214  National Health Education Committee
     

214  Department of Health, Education, and Welfare
       1951-1969
       9 folders

215  American Health Federation
       1975-1979
       5 folders

215  National Institute of Allergy & Infectious Disease
       1958

215-217  National Institutes of Health (NIH)
       1951-1982
       16 folders

217  Health Insurance, British
       1950

217 & 218  Committee for National Health Insurance (CNHI)
       1968-1979
       11 folders

218  Health Insurance, foreign
       1950

219 & 220  Group Health Cooperative, Inc.
       1945-1961
       14 folders

220-221  Health Insurance Plan
       New York, 1945-1964
       19 folders

221  Health Plans

222  National Health Insurance Bills

222  National Health Insurance
     Clippings

223  National Health Insurance
     Information on NHI and the Public Health Act; publications and revisions; statements and misstatements, and clippings
       1947-1949
       9 folders

224  National Health Week
       1953

224  President's Health Commission
       1952

224  Public Health Research Institute
       1955-1963
       8 folders

225  Health Research Council
       New York, 1958-1963
       6 folders

226 & 227  Heart, miscellaneous
       1944-1983
       23 folders

227 & 228  American Heart Association
       1948-1962
       15 folders

228 & 229  New York Heart Association
       1948-1962
       15 folders

229  Heart Award
       1954-1959
       6 folders

229 & 230  National Heart Committee
       1948-1957
       12 folders

230-232  National Heart Institute
       1948-1987
       17 folders

233  Health
       New York State, 1974

233  New York State Health Planning Commission
       1975

233  Health Task Force Report
     

233  Welfare and Health Council
       1955

233  World Health Organization (WHO)
       1959
       2 folders

234  Heart Legislation
       1948-1950

234  New York's Healthy Heart Day
       1986

234-237  High blood pressure
       1974-1978
       ca. 9 folders

238-240  Citizens For the Treatment of High Blood Pressure, Inc.
       1973-1979
       5 folders

240  High Blood Pressure Conference
       April 20-22, 1983

240  High Blood Pressure
     Connecticut Registry
       1976

240  High Blood Pressure: Correspondence between Mike Gorman and Mary Lasker
       1986

241 & 242  High Blood Pressure: New York City Education Program
       1970s
       2 folders

242-246  Hypertension
       1947-1988
       24 folders

247 & 248  Heathcote Farm
       1957-1975
       11 folders

248  Hellman, Dr. Leon
     

248 & 249  Hill, Seantor Lister
       1958-1987
       12 folders

249  Hiller, Mr. Bevis
       1989

249  Hobart, Mr. Lawrence
       1960

249  Hodgkin's Disease
       1950

250  Hoffman, Mrs. Anna Rosenburg
       1975-1979
       5 folders

250  Hoffman, Mr. Paul
       1959-1961
       3 folders

250 & 251  Hoffman, Mr. Paul and Mrs. Anna
       1962-1976
       10 folders

251  Hollywood Hot Fudge Sauce
       1938

251  Hollywood Patterns, records of sales to chain stores
       1933-1947
       2 folders

251 & 252  Homburger, Dr. Freddy
       1948-1959
       12 folders

252  Holmes Electric Protective Company
       1968-1972
       2 folders

252-256  Hospitals, New York City Department of
       1951-1961
       11 folders

256-259  Houses
       1940-1975
       23 folders

259  H.N. Whitney, Goadby & Company
       1946

259  Hubbard, Mrs. Faye
       1942-1945
       2 folders

260  Huggins Research
       1946-1949
       4 folders

260  Humphrey, Senator Hubert H.
       1958-1975
       13 folders

     Note: See also: correspondence series

260  Liquid Hydrogen Fuel
       1979-1981

261 & 262  I miscellaneous
       1941-1969
       24 folders

262  Immunotherapy Language

262  I miscellaneous
       1970-1983
       7 folders

263  Income Tax
       1935-1942

263  Indian Affairs
       1948

263  International Development Foreign Aid and Trade
       1961

263  Investments
       1946

263-272  Invitations: includes benefits, personal, general, accepted and regretted
       1962-1983
       51 folders

263-272  Israel, Dr. Lucien
       1976-1977

272-275  J miscellaneous
       1943-1983
       34 folders

275  Jackson, Senator Henry M.
       1958

275  Jewelry
       1953-1966
       13 folders

276  Johnson, Vice President Lyndon
       1961 & 1962
       2 folders

276  Johnson, President Lyndon
       1964-1968
       4 folders

276 & 277  Johnson, President Lyndon and Mrs. Lady Bird
       1969-1971
       3 folders

277 & 278  Johnson, Mrs. Lady Bird
       1972-1994
       11 folders

278  Joslin Diabetes Foundation
       1971-1973
       3 folders

279-281  Albert and Mary Lasker Foundation, Inc. Journalism Awards,
     Correspondence, jury vote, publicity, lists to receive, entries lists, dinner meeting awards, journalism awards, and journalism entries and rejected entries
       1949-1952
       21 folders

282-287  K miscellaneous
       1940-1993
       37 folders

287  Kahn, Ms. Myra
     

287  David A. Karnofsky Memorial Lecture Fund
     

282-287  Kavanaugh Florist
     

287-294  John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts
       1961-1973
       ca 20 folders

294  Kennedy, Edward
       1980-1993
       2 folders

295  Kennedy Family
       1964-1983
       16 folders

296  Kennedy, President & Mrs. John F.
       1961-1963
       3 folders

296  John F. Kennedy Library
       1966-1973
       3 folders

296  The Killers and Cripplers
       1976-1987
       2 folders

     Note: A revised and up-dated version of the compilation published by the NHEC under the title Facts on Major Killing and Crippling Diseases in the U.S. Today

297  Killion, Mr. George
       1956 & 1957
       2 folders

297  Kinter, Mr. and Mrs. Robert
       1957-1961
       4 folders

297  Kirk, [?]
     To Mary Lasker
       14 April 1966

297 & 298  Klein, Dr. Edmund
       1967-1973
       ca. 6 folders

299  Kline, Dr. Nathan
       1957-1956
       10 folders

300  Kollek, Teddy (Mayor of Jerusalem)
     Correspondence on cloud seeding, desalination, and rain making

     Note: See also: information on Hadassah, Boxes 207 & 208

300  Krause, Dr. Richard
     Papers:
       "The Influence of Infection on the Geography of Heart Disease"
       "Prevention of Major Infectious Diseases"
       " Lupus: The Revolt from Within"
       "Apart from the Beaten Path"
       " Science Knows No Country"
       "Research Challenges and Opportunities"
       " An Inquiry into the Cause of Pneumococcal Pneumonia"
       " Recombinant DNA: A Technology with a Future"
       "Can Bilharzia Occur in the Delaware Water Gap?"
       "Florence Nightingale: Midwife to Epidemiology"
       "Diabetes, Virology and DNA"
       "From Glendalough to Great Famine: The Unexpected in Human History"
       "Can Curiosity Flourish in an Age of Diminishing Expectations?"
       "Cystic Fibrosis and the Historical Precedent for Optimism"
       ca 14 folders

300  Krebiozen
     

301  L: General correspondence
       1942-1949
       9 folders

301  Lasker Awards
     General
       1949

301-307  L: miscellaneous
       1950 - 1976
       ca. 31 folders

302  Laboratory for Hormone Research
       2 folders

305  List of party guests
       New York,

306  L: correspondence
       1969 & 1970

307  L general correspondence:
     Includes letters to and from Francis K. Lloyd
       Hao Choh Li
       Dr. Henri Laborit
       Lyndon E. Lee
       Philip Levine
       Dr. Frank Longo
       Terry R. Lierman
  Dr. Robert Levy
       Lilia[?] and miscellaneous
       [v.d., v.d.]

331A  Lasker, Mary
     Daily schedules
       1968-1994

308  Laird, Melvin R.
     Secretery of Defense, SECY
       1969

308 & 309  Landers, Ann (Eppie Lederer)
       1973-1983
       7 folders

309  Lasker, Albert D.
     Correspondence and personal items
       3 folders

309  Lasker, Albert D. II
     

310  Lasker, Mr. and Mrs. Edward
     

310  Lasker, Edward
     Includes materials regarding members of his family
       1948-1970
       25 folders

311  Lasker, Florina and Loula
       16 folders

311  Lasker, Edward & Family
     

311  Lasker, Lawrence
       1970

312  Lasker, Albert D.
     Wedding
       1940

312  Lasker, Mary Woodard
     Includes copies of her autobiography
       1942 & 1952
       4 folders

312  Lasker art collection
       Portfolio

312  Lasker, Mr. and Mrs. Albert
       1947
       2 folders

312  Lasker
     Family crest

313 & 314  Lasker, Mary
     Miscellaneous:
       Includes photographs; materials regarding her stamp and coin collections
       Materials regarding her work with cancer organizations
       Reader's Digest article about Dr. Rhoads written by Mary Lasker
       Time magazine article
       Town & Country article
       Information regarding the Citizen Stamp Advisory Committee
       Mary Lasker's Professorship of Health and Sciences in the Harvard School of Public Health and University of Wisconsin
       Accounts of annual activities, and materials regarding Lasker's death
       1959-1994
       ca. 29 folders

315A-D & 315G  Lasker, Mary
     Journals and records of activities

     Note: No boxes 315E or 315F

315 & 316  Lasker, Mary
     Information regarding her work with medical research:
       Cystic fibrosis
       Cerebral palsey
       The American Public Health Association
       The Federal Legion of Honor
       The Fifth Avenue Association
       Radcliffe College
       The American Cancer Society
       The International Cardiology Foundation
       The Horticultural Society of New York
       Multiple sclerosis
       The American College of Cardiology
       The Women's Architectural Auxiliary
       Various awards received
       November, 1959
       29 folders

316-318  Lasker, Mary
     Awards, various
       1971-1991
       21 folders

313A & 313B; 316H; 331A; 353A & 353B  Lasker, Mary
     Daily schedules

     Note: No Boxes 316A-G in collection

318 & 319  Clothes & Jewelry
     Includes Dior sketches, invoices
       1968-1971
       16 folders

320  Donations to the Arts, and related correspondence
       1958 & 1959
       2 folders

320  College Art Board II

321  College Art Board I

321  Donations to colleges and universities

322  Letters to Editors

322 & 323  Lasker, Mary
     Correspondence:
       Includes letters from Europe, Montego Bay, and Beverly Hills
       Letters regarding clothes, and her illness in Fall, 1981
       1949-1981
       15 folders

324  Lasker, Mary
     Office: Includes correspondence
       1948-1951
       14 folders

325  Reis, Bernard J.
     
     Note: Accountant

325  Closes and completed orders

325 & 326  Office: Includes correspondence, financial records and materials regarding donations to schools
       20 folders

327 & 328  Lasker, Mary
     Personal papers
       2 folders

329-331  Lasker, Mary
     Publicity; Lasker Memorial Pool; requests to serve or sponsor organizations or causes; memberships
       37 folders

332 & 334  Travel: includes travel itineraries
       Europe; Florida; California; Hawaii; Leeds Castle; Palm Springs, 1967-ca 1984
       50 folders

335  Lasker Foundation
     Award for Journalism

335  Lo Medico Statuettes Awards
       1950

335  Awards
       1949

335  Entries
       1949

335  Correspondence (Jury etc.)

335  Arrangements
       Washington, 1949

335  Fordyce, Alice
     

335  W & B Publicity
     

335  Photographs

335  Lasker Foundation
       1946-1948
       6 folders

335  Lasker Awards, nominations

336-338  Lasker Foundation
       ca. 9 folders

338  Lasker, Mary
     Correspondence

339  Lasker Foundation
     Includes rejected proposals for foundation funding
       4 folders

339  American Foundation for Aging Plan
     

340-342  Lasker Foundation
     Includes rejected proposals for funding
       ca 7 folders

     Note:

340-342  Progress Report
       1958 & 1959

340-342  National Cancer Institute. Field Investigations and Demonstrations Branch
     

342  Committee on Aids for the Aged
     

343  Lasker Foundation
     Requests for funding from:
       Allergy Foundation of America
       Jewish Hospital of Cincinnati
       Tulane University
       Presbytherian Hospital
       Harlem Community Council on Drug Addiction
       Marc Research Fund

344-346  Lasker Foundation
     Awards:
       For Medical Journalism
       For Medical Research
       For the Welfare of Cripples
Information regarding:
       The foundation's office
       Plantings
       Robert Half
       Lady Loomer & Saunders
       The Arthritis Foundation
       Photographs
       ca. 32 folders

346  Lauder, Estee & Joe
     To Mary Lasker
       16 Dec. 1977
       1 telegram

346  Lawrence, Harding and Mary
       8 folders

346  Donovan, Leisure, Newton & Lumbard
       1947
       3 folders

     Note: Lawyers

346  Lax, Dr. Henry
       4 folders

346  Layer, M. K.
       5 folders

346  M. K. Layer Pension Fund
     

346A , 347 & 348  Legislation, in the medical field:
     Includes information on medical research bills
       Medical schools
       Polls and voting
       Voluntary and national health organizations
       The Public Health Service Act
       The National Mental Health Act
       Legal data and notes
       1945-1955
       2 binders

346A , 347 & 348  Congressional committees and voting records

346A , 347 & 348  Legislation, arthritis and cancer
       1949

348  Rheumatism

348  National Cancer Institute
     

348  Child Research Institute
       1948 & 1949

348  Health Insurance, British
       1949

348  Lists of Civic Leaders

348  Local Health Units Bill
       1948 & 1949

348  Medical Education Bill

348  National Family Health Act

348  National Health Insurance Bill

348  National Mental Health Act
       1948

348  National Science Foundation
       2 folders

348  Omnibus Medical Research Bill
       1949
       2 folders

348  Sickness Bill, survey

348  General Legislation
       1949

348  N: general

348  National Advisory Councils
     

348  National Leprosy Act
     

348  O: general

349-369  Legislation, includes files on:
     Arthritis & rheumatism (Boxes 349, 351, 362)
     Cancer (Boxes 349, 351, 352, 358, 362)
     Children (Boxes 349, 351)
     Cortisone (Box 349)
     Health insurance (Boxes 349, 351)
     Heart disease (Boxes 349, 351, 358, 362, 365)
     Medical education (Boxes 349, 350, 351, 362)
     Mental health (Boxes 349, 350, 351, 362)
     Various subjects (Boxes 349-369)
       1950-1990
       ca 138 folders
       2 bound volumes

     Note: Also: Box 349: Local Public Health Units Bills; Box 350: National Science, Omnibus Research Bill, Survey of Sickness Bill, Cerebral Palsy Bill, National Insititute of Health; Box 354: congressional records; Box 355: Senate testimony; Box 356: Nuclear Powered Desalination Plant; Box 359: Presidential memos and meeting; Box 363: President's library, Luke Quinn; Box 366: S. Strickland, Mansfield Scott, Schmidt [Boxes 353A and 353B do not contain legislation materials]

370  Lenroot, Katharine F.
     
     Note: Chief, Children's Bureau of U.S. Department of Labor

370  Leron
     
     Note: Creators of fine linens and lingerie

370  New York Sunday News
     Letters

370  Lewis, Charles
     

370-372  Li, Dr. Choh H.
       22 folders

372  Liberty Music Shops
       5 folders

373  Lierman, Terry
       1984

373  Dr. Lifschitz Cerebral Atherosclerosis Project
     

373  Lindsay, Mayor John
       2 folders

373  Lithographs
       4 folders

373  Book Shops, Liveright and Lobby
       8 folders

373  Lloyd, David
       2 folders

374  Lobbying
       1981 & 1983
       2 folders

374  Loewy, Raymond
     

374  Long Island University
       6 folders

374  Look Magazine
     Lord & Thomas

374  Lumley, Thomas
     

375  Loomer Saunders Case

376  Miscellaneous

376  M: general correspondence
       1947 & 1948
       5 folders

376-384  M: miscellaneous
       ca. 1950-1970
       45 folders

384  Claire Lang Association
     

385  Magnuson, Warren
       1980 & 1973
       3 folders

385  Mahoney, Mr. and Mrs. Daniel J.
       2 folders

385  Mahoney, Florence
       13 folders

385  Mahoney
       2 folders

386-391  Maier, Ruth
       ca 1967-1971
       33 folders

     Note:

391  Maier and Marmorston
     

391  Marmorston, Dr. Jessie
       5 folders

392  Marmorston and Mahoney
     

392  Mahoney, Florence
       3 folders

392  Mahoney, Mr. and Mrs. Daniel J.
       2 folders

392-394  Marmorston, Dr. Jessie
       16 folders

394  Marmorston and Mantell
     

394 & 395  Mantell, Harold
       6 folders

396  Massachussetts General Hospital
     

396  Crockett, David
       Massachusetts General Hospital,

396 &397  May, Ben
       14 folders

397  Mayor's Advisory Council
     

398 & 399  Mc general correspondence and miscellaneous files:
     Includes materials regarding Macalester College
       Mr. and Mrs. Edward McSweeney
       McCall's magazine
       The Cecelia McPartland Case
       Amabassador William McBlair Jr.
       1947-1970
       16 folders

399A & 399B  Lasker, Mary and Helen Josephy
     Mademoiselle Career Course
       7 volumes

     Note: 4 vol. in 399A and 3 vol. in 399B

400-404  Medical Facts (Includes information regarding):
       Arteriosclerosis
       Dept. of Agriculture
       Appropriations from the U.S. budget
       Stanley Medeiros
       Arthritis
       Blindness
       Cancer
       Chemotherapy
       Gallup polls
       Cerebral palsy
       Cerebral vascular disease
       Death rates
       Dental fact sheets
       Diabetes
       Epilepsy
       Funding
       Heart disease
       Head & spine injuries
       Life insurance
       Mental health
       Maternal & child health
       Medical education & training
       Alcoholism
       Multiple sclerosis
       New York City hospitals & health committees
       Parkinsonism
       Popularism
       Rehabilitation
       Tuberculosis
       Voluntary health agencies
       [v.d.]
       ca 42 folders

405-408  Medical Research:
     Includes information regarding both instructional and applied medical research
     The Menninger Foundation
     Medical World News
     Sir Charles Mendl
     The Raymond Rich Report
       [v.d.]
       ca 11 folders

409-417B  Mental Health (Includes information regarding):
     Mental retardation
     The Mental Health Act
     National Association for Mental Health
     National Committee Against Mental Illness
     National Institute for Mental Health
     National Committee for Mental Hygiene
     National Mental Health Committee
     Bernard Reis
     Organizations' finances
       [v.d.]
       49 folders
       8 vol

     Note: The 8 volumes are NMHC account books and are in boxes 417 A & 417B

418  National Mental Health Committee
     Includes information regarding: Bernard Reis, Atlas Press, Albion Secretarial Service, Brentano's, Franklin T. Baldwin, Capital Office Supply, The Chesapeake and Potomac Telephone Co., Columbia Business Services, Mike Gorman, expense vouchers, Harold Mantell, public relations consultants, the Menninger Foundation, Metropolitan Printers, Inc., magazine & book subscriptions, National Advertising Service, Remington Rand, Inc., Royal Typewriter Co., Inc., David Stowe, Western Union Telegraph Co., Dorothy D Friedenberg, Lynn Adams, bills, and the Mental Health Drive
       [v.d.]
       28 folders

419  Methadone
       1969 & 1970s
       3 folders

420  Merck & Co., Inc.; Metropolitan Life Insurance
       7 folders

420  Metropolitan Museum of Art
     

420  Meyner, Governor Robert B.
     

421  Metropolitan Opera
       3 folders

422  Metzenbaum, Howard M.
     

422  Michael Reese Hospital
       1948
       3 folders

422  Miller, Lois Mattox
       1947-1949
       7 folders

422  Mintz, Morton
     

423 & 424  Museum of Modern Art
       1949-1971
       6 folders

425  Miller, Frida
     

425  Multiple Sclerosis
       1948
       2 folders

425  Pleasance Mundy Flowers
       2 folders

425  Murray, Senator James
       1949

426  M: general correspondence

426  Reinhardt, Mary Woodard
     Magazine: "Outline of a Suggestion for a New Magazine on the Motion Picture Industry"

426  Mailing lists

426  Mahoney, Mrs. Florence
     

426  Maier, Ruth
     Legislation
       2 folders

426  Mantell, Harold
     

426 & 427  Marmorston, Dr. Jessie
       1961-1963
       6 folders

427  Morston, Shannon
     

428  Massachusetts General Hospital
     

428  May, Ben
     

428  Mc: miscellaneous

428  McBlair, Ambassador William, Jr.
     

428  Madeiros, Stanley E.
     

428  Menninger Foundation
     

428-432  Mental Health (Includes information regarding):
     California, New York, North Carolina
     National Institute of Mental Health
     National Committee Against Mental Illness
     Mike Gorman
     National Leadership Council on Action for Mental Health
     National Committee for Support of Public Schools
     National Association for Mental Health
       [v.d.]
       23 folders

433  Metropolitan Life Insurance
       2 folders

433  Metropolitan Opera
     

433  Michael Reese Hospital
       1947

433  Mining

433  Monahan, Lois Mattox Miller
     

433  Multiple Sclerosis
       2 folders

433  Pleasance Mundy Flowers
     

434  Lasker, Mrs. Albert D.
     

434  Museum of Modern Art
     

435-438  N: general correspondence and miscellaneous files
       1947-1970
       10 folders

439  National Coalition for Disease Prevention & Environmental Health
       2 folders

439  National Committee for Research in Neurological Disorders
     

439  O'Connor National Foundation
       2 folders

439  National Planting Association. National Review Board
     

439  National Review Board. EastWest Center
       2 folders

440  NAACP
     

440  National Committee Against Mental Illness
     Includes information regarding Mike Gorman
       January 1969-December1970

440  Conference on Economic Development
     

440  National Cultural Center
     

440  National Eye Institute
     

440  National Neurological Research Foundation
     

441  New York City Health Data
     

441  New York University
       1970

442  New York Foundation
     

443  Neely, Frank
     

443  Neuberger, Richard L.
     

443  Neurological & Blindness Institute
     

443  National Committee of Neural Diseases & Blindness
     

443  Neurological & Blindness Institute
     

444  New York Metropolitan Regional Medical Program
     

444 & 445  New York University
       1967-1971
       5 folders

446-448  Nurseries: catologs and correspondence
       5 folders

449 & 450  O: general correspondence and miscellaneous files
       1947-1953
       8 folders

450  Oncogenes Conference
       1982

451  Oliver, Dr. Michael
     

451  Opinion News
       1948

451  Lasker, Mary W.
     Oral history and biography
       10 folders

451  Orchids

452-459  P: general correspondence and miscellaneous files
       1947-1968
       ca 21 folders

459  Gay Pauley Story
     

460-465  Paintings: showings, pieces out on loan, Parke Bernet, appraisals, exhibits, house tours, art tours, and miscellaneous
       v.d.
       ca 28 folders

465  Papper, Dr. Emanuel
     

466-469  Park Department & Park Association
     Includes information regarding: contracts & plantings, bulbs ordered, correspondence, Salute No. 1, Fordyce & Hamby, Claire Lang, 5th Avenue Association, Salute No. 2, photographs, and publicity
       v.d.
       20 folders

470-473  Parties
       1960-1991
       ca 53 folders

474  Page, Russell
       1970 & 1971
       3 folders

474  Physicians Forum
       2 folders

474  Publicity personnel
       4 folders

474  Pepper, Claude
       3 folders

474  Pettit, Ray
     Includes "Letter of Understanding"
       2 folders

475  Psychoanalysis : Includes information regarding: psychiatry in war, Institute for Psychoanalysis, Dr. Parran, psychosomatic problems, and American Psychiatric Association
       1947-1949
       ca 4 folders

475  Plantings
       4 folders

     Note: Includes photos and correspondence

476-481  Planned Parenthood
     Includes information regarding: awards, portfolios, National Planning Association, and Population Reference Bureau
       1947-1970
       ca 26 folders

482  Polio

483-487  Politics: contributions, correspondence, and miscellaneous
       1948-1992
       ca 16 folders

488 & 489  Polster, Nathaniel
     

489 & 490  Population: poverty, Population Reference Bureau, reports on population growth, Population Committee
       v.d.
       8 folders

490  Poisson, Eugene
     

490  Potter, Ruth
     

490  Programmed Learning

491  Q: miscellaneous
       1953

491-494  Quinn, Col. Luke
     Includes correspondence
       ca 12 folders

495-502  R: general corespondence and miscellaneous files
       v.d.
       ca 24 folders

503  Rachette, Dany
     Transfer of Cadillac

503  RCA
     concerning a television

503  Radio programs

503  Raffles Club
     

503  Ranch

503  Reinahrdt, Paul
       2 folders

503  Real Estate

503  Reagan, Nancy
       1982

503  Recipes

503 & 504  Rehabilitation
       3 folders

504  Reis, Bernard J.
       1967-1979
       3 folders

     Note: Accountant

504  Releases, press (miscellaneous)

504  Republicans
       1948

504A & 505-508  Requests for Aid
       ca 1959-1970
       13 folders

508-510  Research: miscellaneous medical research organizations
       1949-1970
       10 folders

511 & 512  Richmond, Frederick W.
       13 folders

512  Richter, Edward
     

512  Robinson, James
       2 folders

513 & 514  Roosevelt, Mrs. Franklin D.
     Includes information regarding the Eleanor Roosevelt Foundation
       ca 1956-1963
       5 folders

515 & 516  Rosenberg, Anna
       1947-1949
       5 folders

516  Rosenfeld, Dr. Isadore
     

516  Rosenman, Judge Samuel and Dorothy
     

517  Rosensohn, Mrs. Samuel
       2 folders

517  Rosenthal, Dr. Sol Roy
     

517  Rottino, Dr. Antonio
       St. Vincent's Hospital,

517 & 518  Rusk, Dr. Howard
     

519-530  S: general correspondence and miscellaneous files
       [v.d.]
       ca. 23 folders

530  Stevenson, Adlai E.
     

530-536  Salute to Seasons
     Includes information regarding:
     Claire Lang
     Park Department
     Ruth Maier
     Commerce Department
     Fordyce & Hamby
     Publicity
     Central Park Pool
     Tree plantings
     Mrs. Houp's cherry tree plantations
       ca 1957-1982
       ca 35 folders

537  Sarnoff, Gen. David
     

537  Sanders, Dr. Murray
       1949

537  Sanger, Mrs. Margaret
     

537  Saks Fifth Avenue
       3 folders

537  Scanner: EMI Body Scanner

537  Schafer, Mrs.W.M.
       2 folders

537  Scheele, Dr. Leonard
       10 folders

537  Schlesinger, Arthur
     
     Note: See also: Series III

537  Sculpture
       2 folders

538  Simon, Richard
       2 folders

538  Science Research Bill

538  Senators

538  Science writers

538  Shriver, R. Seargent
     

538  Shingles: includes "get well soon" correspondence as Mary Lasker had contracted shingles
       October 1976

538  Seversky, Major Alexander P. de
     

538  Silver: Mary Lasker's personal collection

538  Simms, Dr. Henry
     Includes research on aging and information on the Medical Memorial Fund
       1947-1949
       6 folders

539  Simon & Schuster
     

539  Sleepy Hollow Cemetery
     Laker Mausoleum
       Tarrytown, NY,

539  Slick, Tom
     Arden House and Strategy for Peace

539  Smith, Barney
     

539  Social Legislation
       3 folders

539  Sonnenberg, Benjamin
     

539  Southern California, University of
     

540 & 541  Society for a More Beautiful National Capital
       [v.d.]
       14 folders

542  Spend and Survive
       book review

542  Stamler, Dr. Jeremiah
     

542  Stare, Dr. Frederick
     

543  Simms, Dr. Henry
     

543  Stare, Dr. Frederick
     

543  Stationery

543  Stein, Robert
     To Mary Lasker
       McCall's, 18 May 1965

543  Stevens, Roger
     

543  Stevenson, Adlai
     

543  Surgeon General of the U.S.
     

543A & 543B  Stevenson, Adlai E.
     Includes public addresses and information regarding William Blair
       4 folders

544  Stare, Dr. Frederick
     

544  Stevenson, Adlai E. and William Blair
     

544  Stowe, David
     

544  Streptomycin
       1948

544  Strickland, Stephen Parks
     

544  Surgery graphic

544  Swift, Kay
       1947
       2 folders

545-548  T: general correspondence and miscellaneous files
       1947-1968
       ca 15 folders

549-554  Telephone records
       1949-1976
       ca 20 folders

555 & 556  Theatre
       6 folders

557  Tabulations
       2 folders

557  Taylor, Elizabeth
     

557  Telsun Foundation
     

557  Tickets purchased

557  Tiffany & Co.
     

558  Town Hall
       1948 & 1949
       4 folders

558  Traeger, Dr. Cornelius
     

558  Tree, Mrs. Ronald
     

558  Tree, Marietta
       2 folders

558  Truman, Harry S.
     

559 & 560  Travel: California, Chicago, Puerto Rico
       1960
       13 folders

561  Truman, Harry S.
     

561 & 562  Tuberculosis
       1948 &1949
       5 folders

562  Tulips
       1963
       2 folders

562  Turtle Bay Tree Fund Inc.
     

563 & 564  U: general correspondence and miscellaneous files
       1947-1953

564  Ulmer, J. M.
     

564  Union for Democratic Action
     

565 & 566  United Cerebral Palsy Research and Education Foundation, Inc.
       11 folders

566  United Europe, American Committee on
       5 folders

567-569  United Nations Plaza Offices
     Includes information about the United Nations and plantings
       1966-1969
       8 folders

569  U. S. Public Health Service
       1948 & 1949
       2 folders

569  U.S. Department of the Interior
     

569  U.S. Department of State
     

569  United States Government
     

569  Urban League
     

570 & 571  V: general correspondence and miscellaneous files
       1947-1953
       ca 8 folders

572  Van Slyke, Dr. C.J.
       2 folders

572 & 573  Van Der Kemp, Gerald
       1967-1969
       3 folders

573  Versailles Film
     

573  Versailles Foundation
     

573  Versailles Revolution

574  Vaccines

574  Veterans, Administration and Service Center
       1948 & 1949
       3 folders

574  Viruses and ultraviolet rays
       1 clipping

574  Vitamin B12
       1949

574  Voluntary parenthood

575-580  W: general correspondence and miscellaneous files
       1952-1970
       ca 14 folders

580  Webster, Donald C.
     

580  Wyner, J.S.
     

581  W: miscellaneous
     

582  Wain and Baruch
       1949

582  Waksman, Dr. Selman A.
     Research
       1947-1949
       4 folders

582  Warren, Gov. Earl
     Health insurance

582  Ward, Barbara (Lady Jackson)
     

582  Ward Rehab Fund
     

582  Wagner, Mayor Robert F.
       4 folders

     Note: Also a senator at one time

582  Washington Beautification

582  Washington Report
       3 folders

582  Watson, Dr.
     

582  Wechsler, James A.
     To Mary Lasker
       New York Post, 12 June 1959
       1 t.l.s.

583  Weight Watchers
     Menu

583  Weiss, John C.
     Collection

583  Weiss, Dr. Edward
     

583  Welfare Law
     

583  Wertheimer, Pierre
     

583  Wertheimer, Mrs. Edward
     

583  Wesdorp, Mr. and Mrs. M.M.
     

583  Wetzel, Miss Herminigild
     

583  White House Commission on Fine Arts
     

583  Wilbur Report
     

583  Wilson, Dr. Robert A.
     

583  Winter, Norman
       2 folders

584  Women's Action Committee

584  Worcester Foundation for Experimental Biology
     

585  Worcester Foundation
     

585 & 586  World Rehabilitation Fund
       2 folders

586  New York World's Fair
       1964

587 & 588  W: miscellaneous

588  Washington Report
     

588  Worcester Foundation
     

588  Wright, Dr. Irving
     

588  Wrightsman, Jayne and Charles
       2 folders

589 & 590  XYZ: general correspondence and miscellaneous files
       9 folders

589 & 590  Xerox
     

   Oral History

590A-590C  Lasker, Mary
     Oral history: Original Copy, Volumes I-III
       3 binders

590D-590F  Lasker, Mary
     Oral history: Volumes I-IV
       6 binders

     Note: William Mason's copy.

590G  Lasker, Mary
     Oral history: Series Two, Volume IV
       1 binder

     Note: William Mason's copy.

590H & 590I  Lasker, Mary
     Oral history: Summary, Volumes I-IV
       4 binders

590J & 590K  Lasker, Mary
     Oral history
       5 binders

     Note: Lyndon B. Johnson Library copy

   Newspaper Clippings

591-602  Newspaper clipping files regarding one or more of the following:
     Blindness
    Cancer
     Geriatrics
     Health insurance
     Lasker Awards
     Legislation & budgeting
     Medical education
     Mental health
     Personal, friends
     Planned Parenthood
     Polio
     Tuberculosis
     McCarthy
     Multiple sclerosis
     National Science Foundation
     Ulcers
     Veterans rehabilitation
     Viruses
     A.P.H.A. Awards
     Arthritis
     Rheumatism
     Cerebral palsy
     Epilepsy
     Child care
     Cortisone
     Deafness
     Dental
     Diabetes
     New drugs & techniques
     Hearth
     Hospitals
     Hypertension
     American Legion Magazine
     Alcoholism
     Atom bomb defense
     Budgets
     Flu
     President's Health Commission
     Medical research
     Air pollution
     Atlantic Power
     Diet & nutrition
     Miscellaneous
       1950-1955
       ca 200 folders

     Note: Box 591, 1950; Boxes 592 & 593, 1951; Boxes 594 & 595, 1952; Boxes 596 & 597, 1953; Boxes 598 & 599, 1954; Box 600, legislative clippings; Boxes 601 & 602, 1955

603-606  Miscellaneous clippings filed by date
       1957-1958
       ca 37 folders

     Note: Folders marked with months, days, and years; Box 605 contains only miscellaneous clippings not arranged by date

607  Printed Materials regarding: Salute to Seasons duplicates, science, and tuberculosis

608  Newspaper clippings regarding: Health for Peace, health messages, and tax accountant's proposals
       v.d.
       6 folders

     Note: Box also contains Christmas thank you notes

609-618  Newspaper clippings arranged by date
       1959-1969

     Note: Boxes 613-618 contain miscellaneous clippings from 1951-1969

   Photographs

619  Miscellaneous photographs of Mary Lasker, etc.
       ca 400 photographs

   Printed Materials

620-642A  Miscellaneous books, pamphlets, magazines, brochures, booklets, leaflets, etc., and books inscribed to Mary Lasker

     Note: Material is unsorted; includes Boxes 630 A, 630 B, 631A, 632A, 633A, 634A, 635A, 636A, 637A, 638A, 639A, 640A, 641A, and 642A; Boxes 631-642 contain inscribed books

   Memorabilia

643 & 644  Plaques
       8 plaques

   Oversize

Flat Box 164 & 165  Awards and certificates, oversize
       ca 100 items

     Note: Mostly removed from frames


Series II


Note: This series comprises materials which were treated by the Preservation Department of Columbia University.

   Correspondence

750  A - K of general correspondence.

Also individual folders for:
--American Cancer Society
--Congressional Record, 23 June 1952
--Direct Mailing Lists
--European File, 1949
--European File, Paris, 1951
--European File, London, 1951
--Friends of Democracy
--Janeway, Eliot
       19 folders

751  L - P of general correspondence.

Also individual folders for:
--Lasker, Louia
--Lincoln, Richard M. (Simon & Schuster)
--Lists of Contributors
--Luckman, Charles
--National Fund for Medical Education
--N.B.C., 1949
--N.Y.C. Cancer Committee
--Office Data
--Parties, 1949-1951
--Pepsodent
--Portis, Dr. Sidney A.
       14 folders

752  Q - W of general correspondence.

Also individual folders for:
--Reis, Bernard J. & Co.
--Reves, Emery
--Rosenberg, Anna
--Rosensohn, Mrs. Samuel J.
--Royal, John
--Sarnoff, David
--Screening Notices
--Wertheimer, Pierre
       16 folders

   Topical

645  Includes information regarding: arthritis, business (3/13/62), Dr. Stanler
       3 folders

646  Cerebral Palsy

646  Multiple Sclerosis
       1962

646  Villa Fiorentina
     

646  World Health Organization (WHO)
     

646  Dior
       1963

646  Europe

646  California
       1963
       2 folders

647  Dental

647  Mental health
       New York State, 1955 & 1956

647  Marmorston, Dr.
     

647  Current [?] expenditure and income
       1957

647  Veterans
       1958-1961

648  Research and Education Committee
       1958-1962

648  Stevenson, Rifkind and Wirtz
       1958-1960

649  Europe
       Summer, 1965

649  Message file: mostly phone messages
       1965

649  California
       March-April, 1965

650  Message file: mostly phone messages
       January-May, 1964

650  Voluntary health agencies
       1964

650  Message file: mostly phone messages
       May-August, 1964

651  Daily mail reports

651  Saline water
       1961

651  Marmorston, Dr.
       1962

651  New York State
       1962

652  Invitations regretted
       ca 1974

652  Invitations accepted
       ca 1974

652  I: general

652  Household affairs
       1974

652  Heathcote Farm
       1974

652  H: general

653  Lasker, Edward
       1974

653  Lasker, Mary
     Awards, clothes, & jewelry
       1974
       2 folders

653  Landers, Ann
       1974

     Note: See also, cataloged correspondence series

654  Population

654  Rosenblatt, Maurice
     

654  Daily mail
       1960

654  Pandit, Madame V. L.
       1959

655 & 656  Miscellaneous
       1956-1993
       ca 9 folders

657  Photographs

658  Planting suggestions

658  National Committee Against Mental Illness
     

658  Presidental Commission on Heart Disease, Cancer, and Stroke
     

659  National Committee Against Mental Illness
     

659  Administration of Aging
     

659  American Heart Association
     

659  Health legislation

659  Conference on International Cooperation
       1965

660  Miscellaneous
       1959-1985
       9 folders

661  Society for a More Beautiful Capital
     

661  Fiscal information
       1960-1963
       3 folders

662  Research & Education Committee for a Free World:
     Lloyd, David D. & Birkhead, Kenneth M.
     1958/59 & 1960/61
663  Humphrey, Hubert H.
     

663  Javits, Jacob
       

663  Hoffman, Paul G.
     

664  Mental retardation and medical education
       1963

664  National Institute of Health
       1962

665  Kennedy Child Study Center
     

666  Landscaping

666  Legislation
       1963 & 1964
       2 folders

667  Cancer Council
     Statement
       1963

667  Lloyd, Charlotte
     House Rules Committee
       1960

667  Migratory labor

667  Education Committee for a Free World
     

667  Nielsen, Waldemar
     

668  Food for Peace
       1961

668  Federal role in the public well-being
       2 folders

668  President's Committee on Equal Employment Opportunity
       1962

669  Lasker, Mary
     Daily schedules
       1980-1994
       1 binder

669  Personal clippings
       1938-1943
       1 binder

669  Planned Parenthood
     World population
       1966
       1 binder

670  American Cancer Society Committee on Growth
     

670  Colorflex
     Ehrensperger, [?]: upholstery and drapery services

670  Department of Parks
     Notes and background material
       1963

670  Heart disease
       1963

670  Department of Commerce
       1964

671  Europe: itinerary
       Spring, 1964 & Spring 1968
       2 folders

671  Palm Beach, itinerary
       February, 1964

671  Tuberculosis

672  Poverty and Beautification: clippings and pictures of

672  Landscaping

673  American Public Health Association
     Lasker Awards Luncheons
       1956 & 1957
       2 folders

674  J: general

674  K: general

674  L: general

675-677  American Public Health Association
     Albert D. Lasker Awards
       1946-1960

   Printed Materials

685-690  Books, pamphlets, brochures, booklets, leaflets, magazines, and miscellaneous
       [v.d.]

   Memorabilia

691  Awards
       1951 - 1980
       15 folders

   Newspaper Clippings

692 & 693  Miscellaneous
       1938 - 1994

   Photographs

694  Photographs
       1946 - 1981


Series III


Note: Gift 2000

   Correspondence


Note: Arranged

695  A general

695  Artists and Other Personalities, Letters of: Vol. I (A-F); Vol. II (F-P); Vol. III (R-Z)
       3 folders

     Note: photocopies, removed from binder

695  B general

695  C general

696  D general

696  E - F general

696  G general

696  H general

696  Humphrey, Hubert
       1949 - 1969

     Note: photocopies removed from binder

696  I general

696  J general

696 & 697  Johnson, Lyndon B. and Lady Bird
       1958 - 1993
       6 folders

     Note: photocopies removed from binder

697  K general

697  Kennedy Letters
       1961 - 79; 1979 - 93

     Note: photocopies removed from binder

697  Kilpatrick, General John Reed
     

697  L general

697  M general

697  Morse, Louise D.
     

697  N general

697  Nixon, President Richard and Pat
     Invitations

697  O general

697  P general
       2 folders

698  R general

698  Reagan, President Ronald and Nancy
     Invitations

698  Requests for donations or appointments, invitations, acknowledgments and miscellaneous
       3 folders

698  Reves, Emery
     

698  Roosevelt, President and Mrs. Franklin D.
       1938 - 49

     Note: photocopies removed from binder

698  Roosevelt, Eleanor
       1950 - 62

     Note: photocopies removed from binder

699  S general

699  Sanger, Margaret
       1945 - 1959

     Note: photocopies removed from binder

699  Seversky, Major Alexander P. de
     Correspondence regarding his book The Fight for Air Power
       1940s

     Note: His book was made into a movie by Disney called "Victory Through Air Power"

699  Stare, Dr. Fredrick J.
     Correspondence regarding his "Statement for Guidance" on arteriosclerosis
       1959

699  Stringfellow, George E.
     

699  T general

699  V general

699  W general

699  Winter, Norman
     Correspondence regarding his work as National Publicity Director of the American Cancer Society

699  Woodard, Frank
     Various letters, mostly from him to his wife and daughter.

     Note: Mary Lasker's father

699  Woodard, Mrs. Frank (Sara)
     Various letters that belonged to her

     Note: Mary Lasker's mother

699  Woodard, Sara
     Sympathy correspondence to Mary Lasker after her mother's death

699  X,Y,Z general

   Topical Files

700  Accidents

700  Address lists for distribution of Fact Books
       2 folders

700  Albert and Mary Lasker Foundation, Inc
     Correspondence records of donations and miscellaneous.
       1946

     Note: See also: "Documents" subseries

701  American Cancer Society
     

701  Antiques from Mary Lasker's personal collection; photos and appraisals

701  Arteriosclerosis Fact Book: clippings, statistics and other gathered data, notes, drafts, mock-up book, and general correspondence
       ca 1959
       3 folders

702  Arteriosclerosis:
     Contain general correspondence
     Address lists
     Distribution information regarding Fact Books published about arteriosclerosis
     Materials regarding the 1957 Albert and Mary Lasker Foundation "Conference on the Use of Estrogens in Arteriosclerosis"
       3 folders
       1 booklet

702  Arthritis, Rosalind Russell Medical Research Center for
     

703  Beautification: "Salute to Seasons" projects
       1985; 1988-89; 1990-94
       3 folders

703  Research to Prevent Blindness, Inc.
     

703  Brainiff International
     

704  California Primary (Stevenson - Kefauver)

704 & 705  Cancer:
     "The Atomic Bomb and the Study of Cancer" (a speech by Col. Stafford Warren)
     List of foundations that have contributed to the American Cancer Society
     Information regarding the revised testimony of the Cancer Research Bill (s. 1875)
     Reasearch grant proposal
     Mailing lists, form letters, distribution information and correspondence regarding the publication, "What Recent Progress Against Cancer?"
       1945-46; 1958
       9 folders

704 & 705  Carnegie, Dale
     Course in Effective Speaking and Personality Development, various related materials

706 & 707  China Collection: photos and appraisals (Vol. 1-3, 5, 6-7)
       4 folders

     Note: Personal collection of Mary Lasker; vol. 4 missing

707  Columbia University
     

707  Committee for the Nation's Health
     

707  Congressional Gold Medal, awarded to Mary Lasker
       1989

707  Congressional Records

708, 708A & 708B  Birth Control Federation of America/ Planned Parenthood
     Contraception: correspondence, materials regarding D. Kenneth Rose, and statistics and data gathered
       1938 - [?]
       ca 15 folders

     Note: Planned Parenthood was formerly called Birth Control Federation of America. These files indicate early health activism on the part of Mary Lasker

709  Department of Health and Human Services
     

709-713  Disease, Fact Book: Facts on the Major Killing and Crippling Diseases in the United States Today correspondence, distribution information, address lists, form letters
       1955-1971
       22 folders
       2 binders

714  Education

714  Environmental Health

714  Federal Role in the Public Welfare a study
       5 March 1959

714  Foreign Aid

714  Guest lists for various events

714  Johnson Administration
     Progress Report: Federal Health Programs

714  Johnson, Lyndon B. and Lady Bird
     Miscellaneous items

714  John Price Jones Corp.
     Survey of fund-raising for American Cancer Society
       1947

715  Kennedy Family
     

715  Lasker, Albert D.
     Articles, obituaries, daily schedules

715  Lasker Awards For Medical Research
       1993

     Note: Hillary Clinton was the guest speaker that year

715  Lasker Awards For Medical Journalism
     Related material

715  Lasker, Mary W.
     Articles about her

     Note: See also: "Manuscripts" subseries

716-719  Medical research, brochures (includes information about the brochures ):
     "Do We Spend Enough Dollars to Defend Our Lives Through Medical Research?"
     "What Are We Spending to Save Our Lives Through Medical Research?"
     "Does Medical Research Pay Off?"
     Distribution information
     Correspondence
     Publicity
     Various articles and papers about medical research
     Information on federal legislation and funding of research
       1945-1970
       17 folders
       1 binder

720  Mental illness:
     Clippings from a scrapbook and a meeting transcription from National Committee Against Mental Illness
     Distribution information and correspondence regarding the fact book, What Are the Facts About Mental Illness in New York State?
       ca 1955-1967
       5 folders

721  National Association of Science Writers: membership rosters
       1969, 1972-74

721  National Fund for Medical Education: corporation prospects
       1 binder

721  National Institutes of Health: tabulations
       ca 1958-59

721  Oregon Primary Campaign: report by Edward L. Greenfield Co.

721  Oxford Rose Garden

722  Paintings: correspondence and materials related to sales; photos and appraisals
       3 folders

     Note: From Mary Lasker's private collection; see also: "Documents" subseries

722  Let's Push Poverty Out a publication of the National Health Education Committee; distribution information and correspondence
       1956

722  Prints: photos and appraisals

     Note: From Mary Lasker's private collection

723  Schlesinger, Arthur Jr.
     Distribution information, galleys, drafts and correspondence regarding memoranda, The Shape of Politics to Come, and The Big Decision
       1959 & 1960
       2 folders

723  Sculpture: correspondence and materials related to sales; photos and appraisals
       2 folders

     Note: From private Lasker collection; see also: "Documents" subseries

724  Self-Improvment: Various materials, mostly mail-order materials; folders arranged alphabetically
       5 folders

725  Stevenson, Adlai
     Speeches and related materials; clippings
       1957-1965

726  Veterans Administration
     Fact sheet: "What is the V.A. Doing in Medical Research to Save the Lives of Veterans?;" distribution information, layout, drafts, correspondence
       1962 & 1965
       2 folders

726  Voluntary Health Agencies: notes, distribution information, layout, drafts, correspondence

726  World Health Organization
     Fact Sheet: distribution information
       1963

   Manuscripts

727  Lasker, Mary
     Speech given by Mary Lasker in 1966; loose journal pages; miscellaneous items removed from her correspondence; a diary; a working notebook
       1966
       2 folders
       2 bound books

727  Woodard, Sara J.
     Autobiography, both bound and unbound; a privately printed copy of "Memories"
       v.d.
       1 t.ms., some handwritten editing and commentary
       2 t.mss.

     Note: "Memories" is in a white box

   Documents

728  Albert and Mary Lasker Foundation, Inc.
     Finances: donations, expenses

728  Antiquities: appraisals

     Note: From Mary Lasker's private collection

728  Correspondence: records of letters of value belonging to Mary Lasker

728  Household belongings: of Albert and Mary Lasker; appraised inventory
       1 bound booklet

728  Lasker, Mary
     Birth certificate; social security card; visas; passports; divorce certificate; will; bill of sale from Albert Lasker.

     Note: Note: items may also be under the last names of Woodard or Reinhardt

728  Paintings: records of sales and related correspondence; appraisals
       3 folders

     Note: Note: From Mary Lasker's personal collection

728  Porcelains: inventory and appraisals

     Note: From Mary Lasker's personal collection

729  Research and Education Committee for a Free World
     Finances, expense reports, contracts, correspondence and miscellaneous
       1960-1961
       2 folders

729  Sculpture: sales of and related correspondence

     Note: From Mary Lasker's personal collection

729  Woodard, Sara J.
     Estate of and related correspondence; will; vault company's warranty
       2 folders

729  Financial Records book: belonged to Sara Woodard [?]
       1934-35

729  Miscellaneous: property, Planned Parenthood, paintings

729  Award certificate signed by Lyndon B. Johnson and Hubert Humphrey in recognition of Mary Lasker's service in the Inaugural Ceremonies
       1965

729  Signed duplicate award certificate from Warren G. Harding

     Note: Is stored in Box 202 of Flat Box series

   Memorabilia

730  Health Insurance Plan of Greater New York
     Memorial resolution on behalf of Albert Lasker: from a meeting of the Executive Committee of the Board of Directors
       1 blue book

730  Miscellaneous:
   Includes a bible
     Poems
     Address book
     Sara Woodard's medication booklet
       1 folder

730  Diplomas and awards
       1 folder

     Note: See also: "Oversize" series

730  Postcards and stationery
       1 folder

730  Programs and announcements
       1 folder

   Printed Material

731 - 736  Boxes contain one or more of the following: magazines, books, brochures, "Fact Books," Congressional records, promotional materials, and booklets

   Photographs

729  Adlai Stevenson, Margaret Sanger, and Lady Bird Johnson
     Autographed photographs

737  Photographs:
   Mary Lasker at various events, flowers, gene therapy patients, family
     Various portraits of Mary Lasker or other people, large and small glass slides
     Small album titled "To Mary Lasker. . .This Was Your Life," and miscellaneous
       [v.d.]
       10 folders
       11 envelopes

     Note: Many of people in the photographs are unidentified; first folder contains a photo of Mary Lasker with Bob Hope and "Ann Landers."

738  Photographs:
   Mary Lasker receiving a Doctor of Humanities degree from Harvard University
     Lyndon B. and Lady Bird Johnson
     An exhibition in which Mary Lasker's paintings were displayed
     Oxford Garden
     European parks
     Heathcote Farm
     China and sculpture
     Mary Lasker with Hillary Clinton at the 1993 Lasker Awards luncheon
     Miscellaneous
       [v.d.]
       1 spiral booklet
       6 folders
       2 envelopes

   Albums


Note: See also: Flat Box Series

739  Scrapbook of clippings, 1970-1971; scrapbook with photographs, "Too Few Days in October" or "Seattle Meets Mary Lasker," 1973
       2 scrapbooks

740  Scrapbook:
     "Albert Lasker Awards For Medical Research, 1962-66"
       1962-1966
       1 scrapbook

741  Scrapbook with photographs
     "Vacations and Friends, 1975-76;" Photographs, 1985
       1975-1985
       1 scrapbook
       1 photo album

742  Scrapbook, 1976-1977; photographs, ca 1987-1991
       1976-1991
       1 scrapbook
       1 photo album

743  Scrapbook with photographs:
     "The Lord and Taylor Rose Award, 5 May 1982"
     Photographs, "Anna M. Rosenberg"
     Photographs, "Wedding of Katrin and Dr. Michael DeBakey"
       1982
       3 photo albums

744  Photographs:
     "Christmas Party at La Grenouille, 1983" (Vol. I-II)
     Scrapbook with photographs, "Memorial Loan Exhibition of the Albert D. Lasker Collection at the California Palace of the Legion of Honor, March 17-April 4, 1954"
     Photographs from a trip, August 26-31, 1955
       1954-1983
       3 photo albums

     Note: Christmas party albums were a gift from Esther (Eppie) Lederer, a.k.a. "Ann Landers."

745  Scrapbook, 1979; scrapbook, "Town Beautification Project," 1975 [?]
       1975-1979
       2 scrapbooks

746  Scrapbook:
     "Lasker Awards for Medical Journalism, 1961-69"
     Folder, "Loan to Elvehjem Museum of Mary Lasker's paintings, 3/5 - 4/3, 1983"
     Folder, miscellaneous events
       1961-1983
       1 scrapbook
       2 folders of loose photos

747  Scrapbook:
     Clippings; "Homes of Mary W. Lasker: 400 E. 52nd, Z Triangle, Heathcote"
       1 scrapbook

748  Miscellaneous photographs, 1987; "Vacations and Friends, 1978"
       1978-1987
       2 photo albums

749  Scrapbook:
     "Heathcote Farm;" scrapbook of press clipping about the Albert and Mary Lasker Foundation, Inc. ("Awards and Health and Medical Research Interests")
       2 scrapbooks


Flat Box Series


Note: Shelved on Stack 15, Cage 23

   Albums

Flat Box 192  Scrapbook:
     Sympathy correspondence to Mary Lasker after the death of Albert Lasker, O-Z
     Portraits of Mary Lasker
     Photograph of gene therapy patient
       1 scrapbook
       9 loose photographs

Flat Box 193  Scrapbook:
     "National Health Education Committee;" various large award certificates
       1 scrapbook
       7 loose certificates

Flat Box 194  Scrapbook:
     Clippings regarding Alexander de Seversky and "Victory Through Air Power"
     Planned Parenthood scrapbook
       2 scrapbooks

Flat Box 195  Scrapbooks:
     Miscellaneous clippings
       2 scrapbooks

Flat Box 196  Scrapbooks of personal clippings
       1966-68 and v.d.
       2 scrapbooks

Flat Box 197  Scrapbook:
     "National Committee Against Mental Illness;" portrait of Mary Lasker
     A folder of loose scrapbook pages regarding the Albert and Mary Lasker Foundation
     Peace Corps (1961)
     Crippled Children (1960)
     Heart (1961)
     Dr. DeBakey (1961)
       3 scrapbooks
       1 portrait
       1 folder of loose material

Flat Box 198  Photographs and portraits of friends and family; "Chrysanthemum Clippings" scrapbook
       1 photo album
       1 scrapbook

Flat Box 199  "Salute to Seasons" scrapbook.
       1 scrapbook

Flat Box 200  Framed photograph of C.H.L.[Dr. Choh Hao Li?]
Two folders of scrapbook pages removed from album, pages 1-90 & 91-150
Scrapbook, "Personal Clippings, 1967-69" & "Lady Bird Johnson on Washington Beautification, 1970"
Folder of loose scrapbook pages regarding the "Albert Lasker Award for Medical Journalism, 1970"
       1 framed photo
       3 folders of loose materials
       1 scrapbook

Flat Box 201  Scrapbook:
     Sympathy correspondence to Mary Lasker after the death of Albert Lasker: G-N
     Scrapbook of sympathy gestures after Albert Lasker's death: tributes, articles, contributions, flowers; photograph album
       2 scrapbooks
       1 photo album

Flat Box 202  Scrapbook:
     "Alice Fordyce Texas Trip"
     Scrapbook, "The Inauguration of President Lyndon B. Johnson and Vice President Hubert H. Humphrey, Jan. 20, 1965"
     Folder of loose photographs
     Miscellaneous large award certificates
       2 scrapbooks
       1 folder of loose photos
       8 award certificates

Flat Box 203  Scrapbook:
     "Dr. Jessie Marmorston Premarin Therapy Project"
     Scrapbook of clippings and photographs regarding Washington: 1965-66
     Planned Parenthood scrapbooks: Jan. 1942-May 1942; May 1942-Nov. 1942; Oct. 1942-Feb. 1943; Jan. 1943-March 1943; Feb. 1943-March 1943.
       7 scrapbooks