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Emily Hearne Cate papers

Identifier: SCL-MS-Cate

Papers created and/or collected by Emily H. Cate, including information on physical and occupational therapy in South Carolina between 1945-1969. Other organizational affiliations represented include records, 1946-1968, documenting Cate's work as a physical therapy consultant and as director of the orthopedic camps run by the Crippled Children's Division of the S.C. Board of Health, including detailed attendance and financial records, correspondence, reports and related material are the American Camping Association, which accredited the camps. Papers, 1958-1968 of the American Occupational Therapy Association; records, 1961-1968, of the Friendship Center of Columbia, documenting this community center for post-hospitalized psychiatric patients; records 1937-1983, of the Yellow Jessamine Garden Club, Columbia, S.C.


  • 1916-1985


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Collection is open for research.

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All rights reside with creator. For permission to reproduce or publish, please contact The South Caroliniana Library.


5 Linear Feet


Papers of Emily Hearne Cate, first registered physical therapist in South Carolina; born 1905; died 1993.

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Part of the South Caroliniana Library Repository

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