Warren W. Webb Collection

Identifier: EBL-0137

  • Staff Only

Scope and Contents

Collection of Dr. Warren W. Webb who served as Professor of Psychiatry and Psychology Vanderbilt University School of Medicine. Materials include interviews, speeches, reports, correspondance and curricula vitae. Materials also include references to Albert Moll Hypnosis Collection.


  • 1934-1995

Conditions Governing Access

All collections are subject to applicable Vanderbilt University privacy and confidentiality policies. Collection specific restrictions: No Restrictions.

Conditions Governing Use

Copyright is retained by History of Medicine Collections, Eskind Biomedical Library, Vanderbilt University or is retained by the authors of specific published items in these papers, or their descendants, as stipulated by United States copyright law.

Biographical / Historical

Warren W. Webb, served as Professor of Psychiatry and Psychology Vanderbilt University School of Medicine. A native of LaGrange, MO, he was born February 20, 1924 the son of Rev. and Mrs. W. Wright Webb. He received his B.A. from the University of North Carolina and his Ph.D. from Duke University. During World War II he served in United States Naval Reserve as an Ensign. At Vanderbilt, he served on several committees including Medical School Admissions Committee, and Committee for the Protection of Human Subjects. Additional affiliations and memberships included service as a member of the Tennessee Board of Examiners in Psychology, Vice President of the Tennessee Psychological Association, and membership in the American Psychological Association. He had 34 professional articles published, and was author of the History of the Department of Psychiatry at Vanderbilt as well as co-author of the First Grade Screening Test. He died in Brentwood, Tennessee August 6, 2018.


.37 Cubic Feet (1 Hollinger letter document box)

Language of Materials



Materials related to and complied by Dr. Warren W. Webb who served as Professor of Psychiatry and Psychology Vanderbilt University School of Medicine. Materials include research gathered in prepartion of the history of the Department of Psychiatry he published.

Physical Location

EBL Vault

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Gift of Dr. Warren Webb. Need to determine date of donation (circa 1995-1998).

Warren W. Webb Collection
History of Medicine Collections Staff
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Repository Details

Part of the Eskind Biomedical Library Manuscripts Collection Repository

Eskind Biomedical Library
2209 Garland Ave.
Nashville TN 37232


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