Irene Walter Johnson Institute of Rehabilitation

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Irene Walter Johnson Institute of Rehabilitation

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  • Irene Walter Johnson Rehabilitation Institute
  • IWJ

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Dates of existence

1950-present

History

In 1950 Irene W. (Mrs. Oscar) Johnson donated $235,000 to Washington University for the establishment of a medical rehabilitation facility as a unit of the McMillan Hospital. In October 1959 the Irene Walter Johnson Institute of Rehabilitation opened at 509 S. Euclid Avenue, between the McMillan Hospital and the Washington University Clinics. Services of the Institute were coordinated through the Washington University School of Medicine’s Department of Preventive Medicine and Public Health.
Source: Women in the Health Sciences http://beckerexhibits.wustl.edu/mowihsp/win/Timeline/IWJInstitute.htm

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General context

The need for this center originated in World War II. Irene Walter Johnson Institute of Rehabilitation (1959) may have been the first name. (RG007) begins in the 1980s

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Authority record identifier

06814732‏

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Draft

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Partial

Dates of creation, revision and deletion

Created March 30, 2020 4:29 PM

Language(s)

  • English

Script(s)

  • Latin

Sources

  1. Source: Women in the Health Sciences http://beckerexhibits.wustl.edu/mowihsp/win/Timeline/IWJInstitute.htm (history note)
  2. ARB Reference WX 205 I66 1959 The Irene Walter Johnson Institute of Rehabilitation, 1959: (title page?) look at
  3. Lorraine Lake Papers, (The papers also contain several financial reports, files, and a scrapbook, on what came to be the Irene Walter Johnson Institute of Rehabilitation, 1949-1978.)
  4. RG07-S11 in Physical Therapy records, Bernard Becker Medical Library Database (LWJ)
  5. Irene Walter Johnson Institute of Rehabilitation Library of Congress/NACO, VIAF ID: 142257521 (Corporate)Permalink: http://viaf.org/viaf/142257521 (rene Walter Johnson Institute of Rehabilitation preferred, see from Johnson Institute of Rehabilitation; see from 410 2 _ ‎‡a Washington University (Saint Louis, Mo.).‏ ‎‡b School of Medicine.‏ ‎‡b Irene Walter Johnson Institute of Rehabilitation‏ Library of Congress/NACO
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