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Lamar Alexander Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MSS.0734
Abstract

This collection contains the papers of former Governor of Tennessee, Secretary of Education, and U.S. Senator Lamar Alexander. Currently, only the material predating Alexander's tenure as Senator (pre-2002) is processed for research use. Please contact Special Collections with access inquiries related to Senate materials.

Dates: 1939 - 2020

Jack Allen Collection

 Collection
Identifier: MSS.0650
Abstract

The Jack Allen Collection is an accumulation of Allen’s productive life as an educator at George Peabody College for Teachers in Nashville, Tennessee. The collection comprises five linear feet relating to Jack Allen’s career and writings.

Dates: 1941 - 2000

Archibald Charles Bailey Biographical File

 Collection — Folder: 01
Identifier: EBL-0220
Abstract

Two obituary clippings.

Dates: 1867 - 1959

Allan D. Bass Biographical File

 Collection — Folder: 01
Identifier: EBL-0222
Abstract

Biographical file on Dr. Bass, including reprints, newspaper clippings, obituaries, transcripts, press releases, photographs, and other biographical material.

Dates: 1959 - 2005

Humphrey Howell Bate Biographical File

 Collection — Folder: 01
Identifier: EBL-0219
Abstract

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

Dates: 1844 - 1911

William O. Batts Jr. Feeder School Project

 Collection
Identifier: MSS.0686
Dates: multiple

Frederic T. (Josh) Billings, Jr. Papers

 Collection
Identifier: EBL-0006
Abstract

Personal papers of long-time Vanderbilt Department of Medicine faculty member Frederic Tremaine "Josh" Billings. Materials include: correspondence; reports and dissertation; tapes; committee and administrative work; and material relating to the Center for Health Services; Student Health Coalition; the Vanderbilt medical library; and geriatrics.

Dates: 1925 - 1990

Alan L. Bisno Biographical File

 Collection — Folder: 01
Identifier: EBL-0301
Abstract

Biographical file includes curriculum vitae.

Dates: 1961 - 1985

Black Foxe Military Institute Collection

 Collection
Identifier: MSS.0044
Abstract

This collection is composed of one 1/2 Hollinger box containing six folders. Within the collection is Black-Foxe's yearbook, The Adjutant, from 1936 and 1937, the school's newspaper, Kaydet, volumes 15, 16, and 18, and a brochure detailing the school. Additionally, there are some promotional items relating to Vanderbilt University.

Dates: circa 1930s

Bennett Harvie Branscomb Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MSS.0879
Dates: 1894 - 1998

Kenneth Larry Brigham Biographical File

 Collection — Folder: 01
Identifier: EBL-0292
Abstract

File includes two photographs and a news clipping of biographical information.

Dates: 1995 - 1995

Edith Brodie Biographical File

 Collection — Folder: 01
Identifier: EBL-0298
Abstract

File contains biographical information.

Dates: 1982 - 1984

Arthur L. Brooks Biographical File

 Collection — Folder: 01
Identifier: EBL-0300
Abstract

File includes photographs, curriculum vitae, programs, and other biographical information.

Dates: 1983 - 1985

Lucius Edward Burch Biographical File

 Collection — Folder: 01
Identifier: EBL-1086
Abstract

Biographical file includes many photographs and reprints, academic articles and sketches profiling Dr. Burch, several news clippings, an obituary, correspondence, and a summary of the contents of Dr. Burch's diaries, 1921-1959.

Dates: 1939 - 1959

Oliver Cromwell Carmichael Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MSS.0878
Abstract

The papers of O.C. Carmichael, 3rd Chancellor of Vanderbilt, are comprised of correspondence, his writings including addresses, articles, book manuscripts and institutional reports, and other materials relating to Oliver Carmichael’s long and distinguished career in teaching, university administration, and educational consulting.

Dates: 1920s-1966

Centennial History

 Record Group — Multiple Containers
Identifier: RG.0101
Abstract

The Centennial History record group contains materials for writing a university history. It includes administrative paperwork from the Centennial History book project that began in 1970 and collected research clippings and interviews.

Dates: 1830-1985, bulk 1970s

John E. Chapman Biographical File

 Collection
Identifier: EBL-0415
Abstract

Biographical file includes photographs, articles, speeches, talks re: American presidents and other world leaders, pamphlets for special lectures, curriculum vitae, newspaper clippings, invitations, and many formal and informal photographs of Dr. Chapman.

Dates: 1966 - 2004

Brainard Bartwell Cheney and Frances Neel Cheney Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MSS.0004
Abstract

This collection contains the papers of Brainard Bartwell Cheney and Frances Neel Cheney. Major topics of interest include multiple versions of Brainard Cheney’s novels, the Pine Barrens and Rivers of Southeastern Georgia, materials relating to the Cheney’s friendships with many of the Fugitive/Agrarian writers, Brainard Cheney’s interest in Catholicism, Tennessee Politics in the late 1940’s and 1950’s, race relations and civil rights, Library Science and reference services.

Dates: 1841 - 1989; Majority of material found within 1940s-1970s

Amos Christie Papers

 Collection
Identifier: EBL-0015
Abstract

Personal papers of Amos Christie, pediatrician, child health advocate, professor, and administrator at Vanderbilt University Medical School. Dr. Christie is best known for his research in histoplasmosis, known as the "Vanderbilt disease." Materials include: correspondence; biographical material; manuscripts and speeches; reprints; and personal and professional subject files.

Dates: 1930 - 1984

Luther P. Christman papers

 Collection
Identifier: EBL-0016
Abstract

Personal papers of Luther P. Christman, nurse, sociologist, educator, and Dean of Vanderbilt Nursing School from 1967-1972. Materials include photographs, correspondence, and other papers.

Dates: 1939 - 1999

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