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United States. War Department


Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:

Ancel B. Keys papers

Identifier: ua-00738

Collection contains the papers of Ancel B. Keys, professor emeritus of physiology and director of the Laboratory of Physiological Hygiene at the University of Minnesota. Dr. Keys was world renowned in the field of public heath, creating the K ration during World War II, conducting starvation experiments that helped guide relief workers in post-war Europe, and was the first to link diet to cholesterol and heart attack risk.

Dates: 1938-1967

Ansell Smith papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: S6112

The collection consists of three items: Orders from the United States War Department that allow accredited commissioners to obtain votes for state officers from soldiers in the regiments of Minnesota Volunteers; the envelope that contained these orders; and a certificate appointing Ansell Smith as Register of the Land Office at Duluth, Minnesota, signed by President Ulysses S. Grant.

Dates: 1864-1869; Majority of material found in 1864, 1869

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Civil War, U. S., 1861-1865 1
Duluth (Minn.) 1
Duluth (Minn.)--History 1
Nutrition. 1
Starvation. 1