- "I do not know of any campaign against tuberculosis which has been so admirably organized as that of the Chicago [Municipal Tuberculosis] Sanitarium." -- Professor C.E.A. Winslow, Yale University, in 1917.
Monthly Archives: October 2013
Eight and a Half Months in the Chicago Municipal Tuberculosis Sanitarium: One Patient’s Experience in the 1940s
A guest blogpost by William G. Mayer My father, Joseph C. Mayer, was born in Chicago in August 1918. He lived on the near north side of the city until he married my mother in 1954. While growing up, I knew … Continue reading