Benjamin Franklin Byrd, Sr. biographical file

 Collection
Identifier: EBL-399

  • Staff Only

Abstract

File includes several newspaper clippings and Vanderbilt Directory biographical data.

Dates

  • 1954 - 1996

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Reproduction Rights

Copyright is retained by the authors of items in these papers, or their descendants, as stipulated by United States copyright law.

Historical or Biographical Note

Dr. Benjamin Franklin Byrd graduated from Vanderbilt Medical School in 1916. He was President of his Medical School class, a member of Chi Zeta Chi Fraternity, and an outstanding student. After his graduation he taught Physiology at Vanderbilt Medical School from 1916-1920. He became Assistant Medical Director of the National Life and Accident Insurance Company in 1919. Dr. Byrd was the founder of the Middle Tennessee Heart Association and served as the first chairman of its board of directors in 1949 and as president in 1950.

Extent

0 Cubic Feet

Language of Materials

English

Title
Benjamin Franklin Byrd, Sr. biographical file
Author
Processed by EBL Special Collections Staff
Date
2005-08-10
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:
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