Robert L. McCracken biographical file

Identifier: EBL-0678


Biographical file includes a list of medical books donated by McCracken to the Vanderbilt Medical Library.


  • 1985 - 1985

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Historical or Biographical Note

Robert L. McCracken graduated from Vanderbilt Medical School in 1939. He served on the Vanderbilt clincail faculty from 1955 to 1983 as associate clinical professor in thoracic surgery.

McCracken and his wife donated a number of old medical books to the Vanderbilt Medical Library (now Eskind Biomedical Library) in 1985. They also donated a very fine microscope.


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Part of the VUMC Historical Images and Biographies Repository

Eskind Biomedical Library
2209 Garland Ave.
Nashville TN 37232


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