Barr, Richard Alexander
- 1894 - 1923
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Richard A. Barr graduated from Vanderbilt University in 1892 and received the MD from Vanderbilt in 1894. After graduation he practiced as a surgeon in Nashville with an office in the Eve Building. He was a clinical professor of Anatomy and Surgery at Vanderbilt from 1895-1920s. Dr. Barr served in the Spanish American War and was Commanding Officer, Hopital Unit "S" (Vanderbilt Unit) during WW I, 1917-1919.
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Two photographs of Dr. Richard A. Barr, dated 1894. Biography from Vanderbilt University Alumni Directory published in 1923.
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Part of the VUMC Historical Images and Biographies Repository
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