John Howard, DC
John Howard enrolled at the Palmer School in 1905. He opened his own chiropractic college in 1907, with D.D. Palmer\’s endorsement. For more on Howard see:
- Beiderman’s article, The Role of the Encyclopedic Howard System
in the Professionalization of Chiropractic National College, 1906-1981. Reprinted by permission of the Association for the History of Chiropractic.
- Keating’s chronology of National.
- D.D. Palmer wrote four letters to Howard, one of which was an endorsement:
D.D. Palmer letters to John Howard. *Special thanks to Dr. Jim Winterstein and NUHS.
- In 1934, Howard reflected on the beginnings of chiropractic and his philosophy. Excerpts from these later writings of Howard’s were developed into an article in 1998 and are posted here with permission from the Journal of Chiropractic Humanities: