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Randolph Batson biographical file

 Collection
Identifier: EBL-0196
Abstract

Biographical file on Dr. Batson, including reprints, newspaper clippings, obituaries, oral history transcripts, photographs, and other biographical material.

Dates: 1959 - 2004

Bertlyn Bosley Papers

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Identifier: EBL-0008
Abstract Personal papers of Bertlyn Bosley, dietitian and nutritionist active in the United States Public Health Service, especially with respect to Native Americans. Materials include: correspondence, biographical material, diaries, photographs, slides, manuscripts, reprints, and dissertations. Major topics include: Public Health Nutrition, Nutrition of American Indians, Pan American Health Organization, North Carolina Board of Health, and Division of Indian Health. Correspondents include: George...
Dates: 1922 - 1988

John Browe Papers

 Collection
Identifier: EBL-0010
Abstract Personal papers of nutritionist and epidemiologist John Browe. Materials include: reprints; artifacts; notebooks; subject files including material relating to pellagra, nutrition of man in space, WIC Program, and food enrichment programs. Also collection includes geographical subject files that contain correspondence, clippings, reprints, photographs, maps, reports, and brochures pertaining to geographic areas of work. Geographic subject areas include: Chile, Venezuela, India, Iran, Middle...
Dates: 1944 - 1976

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

William Jefferson Darby Papers

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Identifier: EBL-0240
Abstract Personal and professional papers of biochemist and nutrition leader William Jefferson Darby (1913-2001). Collection includes large section about The Nutrition Foundation. Collection is divided into three major series, Nutrition Foundation years, Vanderbilt University, and post-retirement years which includes Dr. Darby's extensive consulting for the H. J. Heinz Foundation.The collection has been digitized and is available at...
Dates: 1944 - 2001

Joseph Goldberger Papers

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Identifier: EBL-0027
Abstract

Personal papers of epidemiologist and infectious disease specialist Joseph Goldberger, Materials include correspondence, notebooks, manuscripts, reports and reprints. Correspondents include: C.H. Lavinder, Fayette Dunlap, Carl Voegtlin, William P. Jacobs, W.F. Tanner, G.A. Wheeler, Mary Farrar Goldberger, Seale Harris, W.H. Sebrell, Tom D. Spies, William De Kleine, O.S. Rask, H. Jackson Davis. This collection pertains primarily to Goldberger's studies of pellagra.

Dates: 1899 - 1940

Ernest W. Goodpasture Papers

 Collection
Identifier: EBL-0029
Abstract Personal papers of pathologist Ernest Goodpasture, best known for his method of growing uncontaminated viruses in chick embryos. Dr. Goodpasture was Chair of Pathology at Vanderbilt from 1924-1955 and Dean of the School of Medicine from 1945-1949. Materials include: Chronological Correspondence 1915-60, Subject Correspondence, Alphabetical Correspondence, grants, committee work, reprints, research notes, typescripts and manuscripts of speeches and papers, photographs, audio recordings, and...
Dates: 1909 - 1988

William Crawford Gorgas (1854-1920) biographical file

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Identifier: EBL-1115
Abstract

Biographical file contains a book on Gorgas' contributions to the creation of the Panama Canal, a booklet from the Memorial Services held in honor of Gorgas by the Southern Society of Washington D.C., an invitation to his memorial service, and a postcard featuring the Gorgas Home.

Dates: 1921 - 1947

Dorothy M. Horstmann biographical file

 Collection
Identifier: EBL-0340
Abstract

Biographical file includes obituary and excerpts from Vanderbilt University School of Medicine: The Story in Pictures From Its Beginning to 1963.

Dates: 1940 - 2003

Robert H. Hutcheson biographical file

 Collection
Identifier: EBL-588
Abstract

Biographical file includes news clipping.

Dates: 1957 - 1957

William Picard Jacocks (1877-1965) biographical file

 Collection
Identifier: EBL-0596
Abstract

Biographical file includes news clippings, obituary, and photographs.

Dates: 1965 - 1965

Edith Augusta Jones (b.1919) biographical file

 Collection
Identifier: EBL-0609
Abstract

Biographical file includes photographs, news clippings, correspondence, newsletters, reminiscences, program, notes, awards, and other biographical information.

Dates: 1938 - 1982

Joseph Jones (1833-1896) biographical file

 Collection
Identifier: EBL-0611
Abstract

Biographical file includes a Tennessee Historical Quarterly biographical article by Dr. Robert W. Ikard entitled "The Short and Stormy Nashville Career of Joseph Jones, Tennessee's First Public Health Officer.'

Dates: 1989 - 1989

Rudolph H. Kampmeier Papers

 Collection
Identifier: EBL-0036
Abstract Personal papers of Vanderbilt professor Rudolph H. Kampmeier, a leading authority on physical diagnosis and sexually transmitted diseases. Dr. Kampmeier served as President of the American College of Physicians and in his retirement published books on the history of Vanderbilt Medical school and the Tennessee Medical Association. Materials include: correspondence; notebooks; manuscripts; lectures; research notes; clippings; photos and slides; reprints of Vanderbilt staff; biographical...
Dates: 1909 - 1990

Paul Dudley Lamson (1884-1962) biographical file

 Collection
Identifier: EBL-0639
Abstract

Biographical file includes CV, several academic journal reprints, news clippings, obituary, event programs, many photographs, correspondence, and other biographical information.

Dates: 1939 - 2002

Waller S. Leathers (1874-1946) biographical file

 Collection
Identifier: EBL-0849
Abstract

Biographical file includes photographs, correspondence, news clippings, articles, a booklet on Leathers' involvement with the Rockefeller Foundation, and other biographical information.

Dates: 1921 - 1946

John Jackson Lentz, Sr. (1885-1970) biographical file

 Collection
Identifier: EBL-0647
Abstract

Biographical file includes obituary and biographical article.

Dates: 1970 - 1970

William Litterer, Jr. (1879-1945) biographical file

 Collection
Identifier: EBL-0657
Abstract

Biographical file includes photograph, Vanderbilt directory information/records, numerous letters of correspondence, and other Litterer Family biographical information.

Dates: 1915 - 1945

Frank Luton Papers

 Collection
Identifier: EBL-0042
Abstract

Personal papers of psychiatrist and Vanderbilt professor Frank Luton (1898-1979). Materials include: correspondence, biographical material, manuscripts, lectures, notes, grant applications, reprints, clippings, programs, brochures, photographs, and subject files on alcoholism and professional organizations. Correspondents include: Merrill Moore, Smiley Blanton, William F. Roth, and Marc H. Hollender.

Dates: 1925 - 1979

Henry E. Meleney (1887-1970) biographical file

 Collection
Identifier: EBL-0707
Abstract

Biographical file includes scholarly articles, bibliographic citations, photographs, and a generous amount of correspondence.

Dates: 1933 - 2004

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