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Daniel Abbey biographical file
One folder of correspondence between Dr. Daniel Abbey's son (Stanton T. Abbey) and Rudolph Kampmeier regarding the donation to the Medical School of Dr. Abbey's University of Nashville diploma (Dr. of Medicine) granted in 1855 and signed by the Medical faculty. A copy of the diploma along with a translation are included in the folder.
Joseph H. Akeroyd biographical file
One photograph circa 1934, taken when Dr. Akeroyd was at Vanderbilt, and an obituary.
William C. Alford, Jr. biographical file
File contains a typescript of Dr. Alford's presidential Address entitled "A Brief History of the H. William Scott, Jr. Society, 1972-1994: Twenty-Three Years and Counting" delivered April 16, 1994. Also contains a reprint of Vol.81, no. 5 May 1988 Southern Medical Journal article entitled "Great Men Among Us" in which Dr. Alford recounts the history of the Nashville Surgical Society.
Theodore R. Austin biographical file
Photographs and biographical materials of Dr. Austin used for an exhibition about his life and career.
Robert C. Berson (b.1922) biographical file
One newspaper article, biographical information.
R. Wallace Billington (1880-1962) biographical file
Biographical file includes an signed photograph, two obituary clippings, and a copy of a academic surgical test.
Margaret Buchanan biographical file
Biographical file contains one letter, one newspaper clipping, and an obituary. Margaret Buchanan donated several scrapbooks to the 300th General Hospital Collection which is a part of the Medical Center Archives housed in the Eskind Library Archives.
Robert Norman Buchanan, Jr. (1911-2004) biographical file
Biographical file contains several newspaper clippings, news articles, a photograph, an obituary, and two funeral programs.
Alice Huffman Bugel (b.1917) biographical file
File contains one magazine article.
Lonnie S. Burnett (b.1927) biographical file
File includes a photograph, negatives, curriculum vitae, news clippings, and other biographical information.
Chester Burns (1937-2006) biographical file
File includes scholarly articles, a newspaper clipping, reprints, and a biographical sketch/curriculum vitae of Dr. Burns.
Benjamin Franklin Byrd, Jr. (1918-2006) biographical file
Biographical file includes photographs and negatives, several newspaper clippings,obituary, curriculum vitae, and academic articles.
Henry Murfree Carney (1909-2003) biographical file
Biographical file contains photographs, negatives, newspaper and magazine articles, a notebook, and correspondence.
Norman M. Cassell (1923-2003) biographical file
Biographical file includes an obituary and curriculum vitae.
William Robert Cate (1894-1973) biographical file
File includes obituaries, photographs, a autobiography of Dr. and Mrs. Cate written by Mrs. Cate and edited and enlarged by their daughter, Betty Bruce Cate Collins, and other biographical information.
Wibb Earl Cooper (1886-1983) biographical file
Biographical file contains obituary clippings.
Sam Caperton Cowan, Sr. (1884-1963) biographical file
Biographical file contains a photograph and obituary clipping.
W. Andrew Dale (1920-1990) biographical file
Biographical file includes an obituary notice from the Surgical Science Quarterly (Spring 1993).
Paul Dewitt (1878-1952) biographical file
Biographical file includes photographs, matriculation card, report cards, receipts, news clippings, correspondence, commencement program, and other biographical materials.
Leonard Wright Edwards (1888-1969) biographical file
Biographical file includes photographs, news clippings, obituaries, and biographical article.
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This site contains collection guides, or finding aids, to the archival collections held by Vanderbilt University Special Collections and University Archives, the History of Medicine Collection, and the Scarritt Bennett Center. Finding aids describe the context, arrangement, and structure of archival materials, allowing users to identify and request materials relevant to their research.
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