BOOKS AND ARTICLES
Dorpat, Paul and Genevieve McCoy. Building Washington: A History of Washington State Public Works. Seattle: Tartu Publications, 1998.
Lehman, Sanford P. The Road to Health: A Short History of the Seattle King County Health Department. Seattle: Seattle-King County Department of Public Health, 1954.
------ and Sylvia Bryson. "We combined our agencies ten years ago." Nursing Outlook, April 1955, n.p.
Matthews, Mark A. Beginnings, Progress and Achievement in the Medical Work of King County, Washington. Seattle: Peters Pub. Co., n.d.
McDonald, Lucile. The Lake Washington Story. Seattle: Superior Pub. Co., 1979.
Public Health Then & Now: 1889 to 1989. Seattle: Seattle- King County Department of Public Health, 1989.
Rockefellar, Nancy. "Public Health in Progressive Seattle." Masters thesis, University of Washington, 1986.
------ and James W. Haviland, M.D. Saddlebags to Scanners: The First 100 Years of Medicine in Washington State. Seattle: Washington State Medical Association Education & Research Foundation, 1989.
Roy, Donald Francis. "Hooverville: A study of a community of homeless men in Seattle." Master's thesis, University of Washington, 1935.
Seattle Department of Health and Sanitation. Annual report, 1901-1946.
Seattle Department of Health and Sanitation. Bulletin, 1908-1929.
Seattle Health Officer. Reports to the Seattle Health Department, 1883/84-1900.
Seattle-King County Department of Public Health. Annual report, 1948- .
Seattle-King County Department of Public Health. Seattle-King County Department of Public Health Outlook, May 1973.
Smith, Clarence, M.D. "The Medical Profession." In The History of King County. Vol. 1. Chicago: S. J. Clarke Publishing Co. 1929.
The Story of Firland. Seattle: Firland Sanitorium,1935.
King County Archives
King County Department of Public Health finding aids available online at:
Seattle Municipal Archives
Seattle-King County Health Department guide to records available online at:
Public Health - Seattle & King County
Washington State Department of Public Health
Images From the History of the Public Health Service, online exhibit by the National Library of Medicine