Battle Creek Sanitarium (Battle Creek, Mich.)
- Existence: 1877 - 1942
Biographical / Historical
The Battle Creek Sanitarium in Battle Creek, Michigan, United States, was a health resort based on the health principles advocated by the Seventh-day Adventist Church, most notably associated with John Harvey Kellogg. The complex was purchased by the U.S. Army during World War II and converted into the Percy Jones Army Hospital. The facility later became the Battle Creek Federal Center and later, the Hart-Dole-Inoye Federal Center.
Found in 1 Collection or Record:
Irving Fisher papers
Call Number: MS 212
Summary: The papers consist of correspondence, diaries, writings, teaching files, and memorabilia documenting the professional career and personal life of Irving Fisher, a mathematician, political economist, author, inventor, and activist in social causes. The materials reflect Fisher's interests in economics, the League of Nations, monetary theory and policy, national politics, health reform, prohibition, nutrition, and other topics. Major correspondents include politicians, economists, members of...
Dates: 1861-1976, bulk 1894-1947
Found in: Manuscripts and Archives > Irving Fisher papers