Humphrey Howell Bate biographical file

 Collection
Identifier: EBL-0219

  • Staff Only

Collection Scope and Content Summary

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Dates

  • 1844 - 1911

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Historical or Biographical Note

Humphrey Howell Bate, Sr. was born February 1, 1844 at the Old Bate Home Place, Castalian Springs, Sumner County, Tennessee. He died June 8, 1911 and is buried in the Gallatin Cemetery. He was a Civil War veteran. In 1866, Humphrey entered the Medical Department of the University of Nashville and graduated in 1868. He practiced medicine in Sumner County.

Extent

0 Cubic Feet

Language of Materials

English

Abstract

Biographical file on Dr. Bate, including newspaper clippings, certificates, receipts, correspondence, class tickets and notes from the University of Nashville.

General Physical Description note

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Title
Humphrey Howell Bate Biographical File
Author
Processed by EBL Special Collections Staff
Date
2005-07-26
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin
Language of description note
Description is inEnglish.

Repository Details

Part of the VUMC Historical Images and Biographies Repository

Contact:
Eskind Biomedical Library
2209 Garland Ave.
Nashville TN 37232


 

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