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United States. Veterans Administration



  • Existence: 1930 - 1989

Biographical / Historical

The Veterans Administration was created by chapter 863, U.S. 71st Cong. 2d. sess., July 3, 1930. The name was changed to Department of Veterans Affairs by Public Law 100-527 and became a Cabinet-level position March 15, 1989.

Found in 1 Collection or Record:

G. D. Hsiung papers

Call Number: Ms Coll 48
Overview: G. D. (Edith) Hsiung was head of the Virology Laboratory at the Veterans Administration Medical Center, founder and director of the national Viral Reference Laboratory for the VA, and professor in the Department of Laboratory Medicine at Yale. The collection includes correspondence, descriptions of her courses and special workshops, presentations, scrapbooks, photographs, reprints of articles, laboratory notebooks, and research manuscripts.
Dates: 1950-2006