Skip to main content National Institute of Mental Health (NIMH), 1972-1974


Collection Overview

From the Sub-Group:

Established in 1973 by the Department of Health, Education and Welfare (HEW) Secretary, the organization consisted of the National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism (NIAAA), the National Institute on Drug Abuse (NIDA) and the National Institute of Mental Health (NIMH), the former Health Service and Mental Health Administration (HSMHA). Contains correspondence, memorandums, reports from Drug Abuse Training Centers, manuals, (many written by Anderson), and travel expense reports.


  • Creation: 1972-1974


Access Restrictions

The Dr. Leroy Frederic Anderson Papers are open and available for use.


From the Collection: 2.92 linear feet (7 archival boxes)

Language of Materials

From the Collection: English

Repository Details

Part of the Avery Research Center for African American History and Culture Repository

125 Bull Street
Charleston South Carolina 29424 United States