[Series] Publications, Writings, and Speeches. — 1914-1934
This series consists of writings, publications, and speeches by Van Blarcom, containing articles of Van Blarcom's, or used by Van Blarcom between 1914 and 1934. It includes her JHH Circulars of Information, booklets from the Committee on Prevention of Blindness, numerous leaflets about the cause and prevention of blindness, leaflets about the problems with mid-wives, leaflets about obsetrical nursing, a copy of her book "The Midwife in England" and reviews of that book, booklets from the Illinois Society for the Prevention of Blindness, speeches about the preventin of blindness, articles, leaflets, drafts of articles, and correspondence with readers of the Deliniator, correspondence, book reviews, and lists of hospitals adopting her book "Obstetrical Nursing" as a text, book reviews written by Van Blarcom, book reviews of "Getting Ready to Be a Mother", a copy of Harpers Magazine containing her article "Rat Pie", her speech from a Cream of Wheat commercial, an article in french about prenatal care, an essay about Miss Nutting's resignation, 2 copies of Literary Digest containingher article "To Save the Eyes of Babies", and a copy of The Deliniator containing her article "Save the Seventh Baby."
[Sub-series] Committee on Prevention of Blindness Reports. — 1909-1916
[Folder 1/9] Committee on Prevention of Blindness Reports. — Nov. 1909;Nov. 1910
[Folder 1/10] Committee on the Prevention of Blindness Reports. — Nov. 1911;Nov. 1912
[Folder 1/11] Committee on the Prevention of Blindness Reports. — Nov. 1913;Jan. 1915
[Folder 1/12] Committee on Prevention of Blindness Reports. — Jan. 1915;Nov. 1916
This sub-series contains a reprint of an article and the December 1917 Deliniator issue from which it came, infant welfare leaflets from the Deliniator, extracts from correspondence with readers of the Deliniator, drafts of articles for the Deliniator, 3 other articles ("Eat and Stay Young", "Our Child-Helping Service", and "Drugs' Deadly Stealth") from the Deliniator, and a scrapbook of articles and leaflets written by Van Blarcom for the Deliniator.
This sub-series contains correspondence in regards to the feeding of infants and other correspondence made in preparation for the Obsetrical Nursing book, reviews of the book, correspondence made with regards to the book after its publication and with regards to the second edition publication of the book, and lists of hospitals which had adopted the book as a text as of January and December 1924.