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The Charles R. Drew Papers

Becoming "the Father of the Blood Bank," 1938-1941: Documents

[Charles Drew in lab in front of a microscope]. [ca. 1940-1941].
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Metadata Record Drew, Charles R. Letter from Charles R. Drew to Lenore (Robbins) Drew. Letter (correspondence). 10 Images. 13 April 1939. pdf (507,695 Bytes) transcript of pdf
Letter from Charles R. Drew to Lenore (Robbins) Drew. 13 April 1939.
Metadata Record Drew, Charles R. Letter from Charles R. Drew to Lenore (Robbins) Drew. Letter (correspondence). 4 Images. 16 April 1939. pdf (2,687,757 Bytes) transcript of pdf
Letter from Charles R. Drew to Lenore (Robbins) Drew. 16 April 1939.
Metadata Record [Drew, Charles R.]. "Things to Do -- May 11, 1939." List. Notes. 1 Image. 11 May 1939. pdf (61,111 Bytes) transcript of pdf
"Things to Do -- May 11, 1939." 11 May 1939.
Metadata Record [Drew, Charles R.]. Letter from Charles R. Drew to Lenore (Robbins) Drew. Letter (correspondence). 8 Images. [Summer 1939]. pdf (351,463 Bytes) transcript of pdf
Letter from Charles R. Drew to Lenore (Robbins) Drew. [Summer 1939].
Metadata Record Scudder, John, Margaret E. Smith, and Charles R. Drew. "Plasma Potassium Content of Cardiac Blood at Death." The American Journal of Physiology 126, (1939): 337-340. Article. 4 Images. pdf (180,664 Bytes) ocr (7,115 Bytes)
"Plasma Potassium Content of Cardiac Blood at Death." 1939.
Metadata Record [Drew, Charles R.]. Letter from Charles R. Drew to Lenore (Robbins) Drew. Letter (correspondence). 1 Image. 9 January 1940. pdf (74,726 Bytes) transcript of pdf
Letter from Charles R. Drew to Lenore (Robbins) Drew. 9 January 1940.
Metadata Record Drew, Charles R. Memorandum from Charles R. Drew to John Bush (on the establishment of a permanent "blood bank"). Memorandum. 1 Image. 31 January 1940. pdf (71,860 Bytes) transcript of pdf
Memorandum from Charles R. Drew to John Bush (on the establishment of a permanent "blood bank"). 31 January 1940.
Metadata Record Smith, Margaret E., Elizabeth Tuthill, Charles R. Drew, and John Scudder. "Studies in Blood Preservation: Some Effects of Carbon Dioxide." Journal of Biological Chemistry 133, 2 ([1 April 1940]): 499-501. Article. 3 Images. pdf (160,891 Bytes) ocr (5,327 Bytes)
"Studies in Blood Preservation: Some Effects of Carbon Dioxide." [1 April 1940].
Metadata Record Drew, Charles R. Letter from Charles R. Drew to Edwin B. Henderson. Letter (correspondence). 2 Images. 31 May 1940. pdf (200,394 Bytes) transcript of pdf
Letter from Charles R. Drew to Edwin B. Henderson. 31 May 1940.
Metadata Record Drew, Charles R., John Scudder, and Jean Papps. "Controlled Fluid Therapy: With Hematocrit, Specific Gravity, and Plasma Protein Determinations." Surgery, Gynecology and Obstetrics 70, 5 (May 1940): 859-867. Article. 9 Images. pdf (764,280 Bytes) ocr (33,741 Bytes)
"Controlled Fluid Therapy: With Hematocrit, Specific Gravity, and Plasma Protein Determinations." May 1940.
Metadata Record Scudder, John, Dorothy R. Corcoran, and Charles R. Drew. "Studies in Blood Preservation: The Serum Potassium of Cadaver Blood." Surgery, Gynecology and Obstetrics 70, 6 ([June 1940]): 48-50. Article. 3 Images. pdf (232,223 Bytes) ocr (10,131 Bytes)
"Studies in Blood Preservation: The Serum Potassium of Cadaver Blood." [June 1940].
Metadata Record Drew, Charles R. Letter from Charles R. Drew to Lenore (Robbins) Drew. Letter (correspondence). 4 Images. 29 September 1940. pdf (258,073 Bytes) transcript of pdf
Letter from Charles R. Drew to Lenore (Robbins) Drew. 29 September 1940.
Metadata Record Stetten, DeWitt Jr, and [Blood Transfusion Betterment Association. Board of Medical Control]. Letter from DeWitt Stetten to Edward Mellanby. Letter (correspondence). 1 Image. 26 October 1940. pdf (907,968 Bytes) transcript of pdf
Letter from DeWitt Stetten to Edward Mellanby. 26 October 1940.
Metadata Record [Blood Transfusion Betterment Association]. "Meeting of the Committee on Research Projects." Minutes. 6 Images. 6 November 1940. pdf (552,378 Bytes) transcript of pdf
"Meeting of the Committee on Research Projects." 6 November 1940.
Metadata Record Drew, Charles R. "A Report on the Contaminated Plasma Discovered in England." Report. 2 Images. [ca. November 1940]. pdf (1,547,235 Bytes) transcript of pdf
"A Report on the Contaminated Plasma Discovered in England." [ca. November 1940].
Metadata Record Drew, Charles R. Letter from Charles R. Drew to John Beattie. Letter (correspondence). 2 Images. 7 December 1940. pdf (1,669,583 Bytes) transcript of pdf
Letter from Charles R. Drew to John Beattie. 7 December 1940.
Metadata Record [Drew, Charles R.]. Letter from Charles R. Drew to Lenore (Robbins) Drew. Letter (correspondence). 1 Image. 9 December 1940. pdf (88,876 Bytes) transcript of pdf
Letter from Charles R. Drew to Lenore (Robbins) Drew. 9 December 1940.
Metadata Record Drew, Charles R. "Special Meeting of Research Group at Memorial Hospital." Minutes. 4 Images. 13 December 1940. pdf (3,531,391 Bytes) transcript of pdf
"Special Meeting of Research Group at Memorial Hospital." 13 December 1940.
Metadata Record [Drew, Charles R.]. Letter from Charles R. Drew to Lenore (Robbins) Drew. Letter (correspondence). 2 Images. [ca. December 1940]. pdf (104,786 Bytes) transcript of pdf
Letter from Charles R. Drew to Lenore (Robbins) Drew. [ca. December 1940].
Metadata Record [Drew, Charles R.]. Letter from Charles R. Drew to Lenore (Robbins) Drew. Letter (correspondence). 1 Image. [ca. December 1940]. pdf (73,947 Bytes) transcript of pdf
Letter from Charles R. Drew to Lenore (Robbins) Drew. [ca. December 1940].
Metadata Record Drew, Charles R. "Banked Blood: A Study in Blood Preservation" [Dissertation]. Report. School Record. 356 Images. [1940]. pdf (23,892,466 Bytes) ocr (39,201 Bytes)
"Banked Blood: A Study in Blood Preservation" [Dissertation]. [1940].
Metadata Record Blood Transfusion Betterment Association, and [Charles R. Drew]. "Directions for Culturing Plasma." Procedure. 4 Images. [1940]. pdf (265,535 Bytes) transcript of pdf
"Directions for Culturing Plasma." [1940].
Metadata Record Blood Transfusion Betterment Association. Meeting of the Board of Medical Control. Minutes. 17 Images. 8 January 1941. pdf (1,219,309 Bytes) transcript of pdf
Meeting of the Board of Medical Control. 8 January 1941.
Metadata Record Blood Transfusion Betterment Association, Charles R. Drew, DeWitt Stetten Jr, Cornelius P. Rhoads, and John Scudder. "Report of the Blood Transfusion Association Concerning the Project for Supplying Blood Plasma to England, Which Has Been Carried on Jointly with the American Red Cross from August, 1940, to January, 1941." Report. 64 Images. 31 January 1941. pdf (6,628,615 Bytes) transcript of pdf
"Report of the Blood Transfusion Association Concerning the Project for Supplying Blood Plasma to England, Which Has Been Carried on Jointly with the American Red Cross from August, 1940, to January, 1941." 31 January 1941.
Metadata Record [Drew, Charles R.]. Letter from Charles R. Drew to Lenore (Robbins) Drew. Letter (correspondence). 3 Images. 10 February 1941. pdf (1,876,536 Bytes) transcript of pdf
Letter from Charles R. Drew to Lenore (Robbins) Drew. 10 February 1941.
Metadata Record [Drew, Charles R.]. Letter from Charles R. Drew to Lenore (Robbins) Drew. Letter (correspondence). 2 Images. 17 March 1941. pdf (1,384,925 Bytes) transcript of pdf
Letter from Charles R. Drew to Lenore (Robbins) Drew. 17 March 1941.
Metadata Record [Drew, Charles R.]. Letter from Charles R. Drew to Lenore (Robbins) Drew. Letter (correspondence). 2 Images. 24 March 1941. pdf (152,175 Bytes) transcript of pdf
Letter from Charles R. Drew to Lenore (Robbins) Drew. 24 March 1941.
Metadata Record Scudder, John, Charles R. Drew, Elizabeth Tuthill, and Margaret E. Smith. "Newer Knowledge of Blood Transfusions." The Bulletin of the New York Academy of Medicine 3, (May 1941): 373-398. Article. 26 Images. pdf (1,265,419 Bytes) ocr (49,688 Bytes)
"Newer Knowledge of Blood Transfusions." May 1941.
Metadata Record Drew, Charles R. [Transcript of comments by Charles Drew at an American Human Serum Association Symposium]. Speech. Transcript. 5 Images. [2-3 June 1941]. pdf (208,819 Bytes) transcript of pdf
[Transcript of comments by Charles Drew at an American Human Serum Association Symposium]. [2-3 June 1941].
Metadata Record [Drew, Charles R.]. "Plasma for Great Britain." Report. 38 Images. [After 1941]. pdf (27,130,207 Bytes) transcript of pdf
"Plasma for Great Britain." [After 1941].
Metadata Record [New York Blood Center]. "Your Bloodmobile is Coming for Dr. Charles Drew Week." Poster. 1 Image. [ca. 1967]. pdf (44,635 Bytes) ocr (136 Bytes)
"Your Bloodmobile is Coming for Dr. Charles Drew Week." [ca. 1967].