300th General Hospital Unit Collection
Collection Scope and Content Summary
The photographs in this collection are primarily black and white from 1942-1945. Most of the photographs were taken at Vanderbilt, Italy, or North Africa. Pictures include personal photographs, official photographs, and a few pictures from reunions after the war. Also the collection has pictures of George W. Reyer from the Vanderbilt Commodore yearbooks 1915-16. Several wartime souvenirs (a German dog tag, an army fork, medals, and menus) are also included in the collection from time spent both abroad and in Tennessee. Scrapbooks include those donated by members of the unit and also a scrapbook created by the EBL Special Collections.
Additional materials related to this unit are described in the artifact collection.
- 1915 - 2008
Notes about Access to this Collection
Historical or Biographical Note
9.06 Cubic Feet (2 Hollinger Boxes, 6 Paige Boxes and 1 Flat storage box ( 21" x 17" x 3"))
Language of Materials
Physical Characteristics and Technical Requirements note
- 300th General Hospital Unit Collection
- Partially Processed
- History of Medicine Collections Staff
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- Describing Archives: A Content Standard
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Part of the Eskind Biomedical Library Manuscripts Collection Repository
Eskind Biomedical Library
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