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Charles Edgar Little Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MSS.0260
Overview The Charles E. Little Papers are comprised of .84 linear feet and mostly relate to Peabody College and Vanderbilt University.
Dates: circa 1885-1945

Dorothy Bethurum Loomis Papers

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Identifier: MSS.0266
Scope and Content Note The Dorothy Bethurum Loomis papers range from material collected at the beginning of the 20th century to those collected in the late 1980s. The first box of the collection consists of Loomis's biographical and academic materials such as personal correspondences, newspaper clippings, photographs, and handwritten notes found in her papers. Also included are her academic writings/published articles. The next box consists of teaching tools such as handouts, transparencies, and translated works....
Dates: circa 1918-1983

Andrew Nelson Lytle Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MSS.0267
Overview The Papers of Andrew Nelson Lytle (1902-1995), author, educator, editor, critic and Vanderbilt University alumnus (B.A. 1925), were acquired from Mr. Lytle in three segments. Lytle was a member of the Agrarian literary movement and was close colleagues with Robert Penn Warren, John Crowe Ransom, and Allen Tate.
Dates: Inclusive: 1873-1988; Bulk: 1920-1960

Otis McBride Collection

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Identifier: MSS.0270
Dates: multiple

Charles McMurry Papers

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Identifier: MSS.0279
Dates: multiple

Adam Moore Papers

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Identifier: EBL-0050
Abstract Medical school class notes of American physician Adam Moore (1931- ). The collection consists of Moore's medical school notebooks made at Vanderbilt and Aberdeen universities. Also includes lab reports, exam books, and related material. Subjects include: Microbiology, Neurology, Obstetrics, Pathology, Pharmacology, Psychiatry, Preventative Medicine and Public Health, Medical Statistics, Respiration/Metabolism, Role of Platelets in Maintenance of Vascular Integrity. Professors include A. Minot.
Dates: 1959 - 1960

Hugh Jackson Morgan Papers

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Identifier: EBL-0051
Abstract Personal papers of Hugh Jackson Morgan (1893-1961), Vanderbilt professor and chairman of the Department of Medicine, and Brigadier General in the Surgeon General's office during World War II. Materials include: personal papers (including letters written home during WWI), photographs, World War II army records, newspaper clippings, speeches, reprints, memoranda, and correspondence. Correspondents include: George Baehr, E. A. Park, Morris Fishbein, Thomas M. Rivers, George K. Strode, Arden Freer,...
Dates: 1921 - 1961

Nashville University Women's Council Records

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Identifier: MSS.0727
Scope and Contents The Nashville University Women’s Council Collection is ½ Hollinger box or .21 linear feet and contains records of the council from 1973 to 1979. Financial records, correspondence, membership information and meeting minutes comprise the bulk of the records.
Dates: 1973 - 1979

J. Robert Newbrough Papers

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Identifier: MSS.0655
Dates: multiple

George Marion O’Donnell Papers

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Identifier: MSS.0316
Scope and Content Note The papers of George Marion O’Donnell date from approximately the 1870s to 1982. The bulk of the collection, however, dates from the 1940s and 1950s. It includes O’Donnell’s correspondence, journals, and daybooks, which reflect his interest in modern literature and the influence of several Vanderbilt and other Southern literary figures over his own work. His correspondence includes one letter each from Allen Tate, John Peale Bishop, and Harriet Owsley, and a brief scribbled note from John Crowe...
Dates: Inclusive: c.1870s - 1982; Bulk: 1940s-1950s

Harry L. Page, Jr. Papers

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Identifier: EBL-1205
Abstract This collection is largely a grouping selected correspondence and reports compiled by Dr. Page to assist in the preparation of his autobiographical memoir One Heart at a Time: Thanks for the Memories published in 2007. The collection primarily documents the establishment and development of a Cardiac catheterization lab at St. Thomas Hospital in Nashville from its inception in 1966 to 1977. The collection also contains a copy of the memoir, as well as later...
Dates: 1966 - 2012

John Ward Patterson (1916-2006) biographical file

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Identifier: EBL-0777
Abstract Biographical file includes photographs and several newspaper clippings.
Dates: 1958 - 1963

Bruce R. Payne Papers

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Identifier: MSS.0325
Overview The Bruce R. Payne Papers are comprised of nine boxes (3.78 linear feet) of correspondence and subject files related to Payne's tenure as President of Peabody College. The bulk of the papers consist of correspondence.
Dates: 1912 - 1937

William H. Payne Papers

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Identifier: MSS.0326
Dates: multiple

Peabody Education Fund Collection

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Identifier: MSS.0327
Overview The Peabody Education Fund Collection includes correspondence (1881-1918), subject files pertaining to the establishment and growth of the fund, pamphlets on education, and the proceedings of the trustees (1870-1907). The collection is 5 linear feet, and about half of the collection is correspondence. Major topics of interest include the establishment of the Peabody Education Fund, the early years of the Peabody Normal College/George Peabody College, education, and rural elementary schools.
Dates: 1870 - 1918

Samuel (Saul) Riven (1902-1995) biographical file

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Identifier: EBL-0823
Abstract Biographical file includes newspaper clippings, CV, portrait unveiling program, Canby Robinson Society Letter (Fall 1988), obituaries, and other biographical information.
Dates: 1956 - 2003

Mattie A. Roach Letter

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS.0831
Overview Contains a correspondence written to the S.S. at Chicago about the Nashville Institute.
Dates: 1878 February 27

G. Canby Robinson (1878-1960) biographical file

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Identifier: EBL-687
Abstract Biographical file includes photographs, newspaper stories, professional articles, and correspondence.
Dates: 1920 - 1960

Roscoe R. Robinson (1929-2004) biographical file

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Identifier: EBL-0993
Abstract Biographical file includes photographs, articles, newspaper clippings, reprints, CVs, program from memorial service, and honors.
Dates: 1959 - 2004

R. Michael Rodriguez (1951-2004) biographical file

 Collection
Identifier: EBL-0973
Abstract Biographical file includes one video tape of memorial entitled "Celebrating Our Teacher, Mentor & Friend: A Medical School Tribute to Dr. Michael Rodriguez." The file also contains an obituary.
Dates: 1980 - 2004

 

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