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William Crawford Gorgas (1854-1920) biographical file

 Collection
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

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

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

Robert W. Quinn (1913-1999) biographical file

 Collection
Identifier: EBL-0810
Abstract

Biographical file includes photographs of Dr. Quinn, his family, his medical school class, and his automobiles; correspondence from colleagues; newspaper clippings; RXs and articles from the VUMC Reporter; reprinted journal articles; obituaries; a copy of his medical license; telegram; letters; and greeting cards from friends.

Dates: 1928 - 1999

Harold R. Sandstead (1904-1955) biographical file

 Collection
Identifier: EBL-0851
Abstract

Biographical file includes photograph, nutrition surveys, biographical articles, correspondence, and CV.

Dates: 1949 - 1971

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