American School Health Association Collection of Key Leaders, 1822-2010
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Brief Description: This collection, acquired by former Southern Illinois health Education Faculty member, Judy Drolet, consists of materials related to the history of health education and some of its key leadership, donated by the American School Health Association.  The C. E. (Clair Elsmere) Turner papers, within this collection, include documents as they relate to his World Health Organization consulting work in Asia, Europe, and North America. The Turner files also include materials from selected National and International organizations, including Metropolitan Life Insurance Company, American Red Cross, United States Public Health Service and War Service, and International Planned Parenthood Foundation. National health education and public health organization materials are included in the collection, including those from the American Association for Health, Physical Education, and Recreation; American School Health Association; American Public Health Association; and Society for Public Health Education, as Dr. Turner was a founding member and first president of the latter association.  Also included are selected publications, reports, and files focusing on topics in school health education, professional preparation, and selected key leaders in health education, including Delbert Oberteuffer, Richard Means, William Carlyon, and Eileen Harris (Zunich).
Held at:
Southern Illinois University Special Collections Research Center
605 Agriculture Dr.
MC 6632
Carbondale, IL 62901
Phone: 618-453-2516
Fax: 618-453-3451
Email: speccoll [at]
Record Series Number: 3/RG 4/FP16-8-F3
Created by: American School Health Association, Drolet, Judy Catherine (1951-), Turner, C. E. (Clair Elsmere)
Volume: 4.75 Cubic Feet
Acquired: 08/00/2010.

Arranged into 3 series:

Series 1: Organizational Records, 1948-2010

Series 2: Clair E. Turner Files, 1822-1971

Series 3: Audiovisual Materials, circa 1950-1965

Access Restrictions: Unrestricted access.
Subject Index
American Association for Health, Physical Education, and Recreation.
American Public Health Association.
American Red Cross.
American School Health Association.
Carlyon, William.
Health education - History
Health education - United States
International Planned Parenthood Federation.
Means, Richard K.
Metropolitan Life Insurance Company.
Oberteuffer, Delbert, 1901-
Public health - United States
Society for Public Health Education.
Turner, C.E. (Clair Elsmere), 1890-1974.
United States. Public Health Service
World Health Organization
Rights/Use Restrictions: To quote in print, or otherwise reproduce in whole or in part in any publication, including on the World Wide Web, any material from this collection, the researcher must obtain permission from (1) the owner of the physical property and (2) the holder of the copyright.  Persons wishing to quote from this collection should consult Special Collections Research Center to determine copyright holders for information in this collection.  Reproduction of any item must contain the complete citation to the original.
Acquisition Notes: American School Health Association  Gift
Related Materials: Elena M. Sliepcevich Papers and the Judy Catherine Drolet faculty papers.
PreferredCitation: [Item] American School Health Association Collection of Key Leades, Special Collections Research Center, Southern Illinois University Carbondale.