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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.
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.
Biographical file includes obituary and excerpts from Vanderbilt University School of Medicine: The Story in Pictures From Its Beginning to 1963.
Biographical file includes news clipping.
Biographical file includes photographs, news clippings, correspondence, newsletters, reminiscences, program, notes, awards, and other biographical information.
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.'
Biographical file includes photographs, correspondence, news clippings, articles, a booklet on Leathers' involvement with the Rockefeller Foundation, and other biographical information.
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.
Biographical file includes scholarly articles, bibliographic citations, photographs, and a generous amount of correspondence.
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.
Biographical file includes photograph, nutrition surveys, biographical articles, correspondence, and CV.
Personal papers of medical social worker and Vanderbilt professor Anne J. Sweeney (1914-1984). Materials include: biographical material; biographical files (on others); correspondence; manuscripts; and files of research on hereditary deafness, syphilis/penicillin Study.
Personal papers of Vanderbilt alum and epidemiologist Olin West, a primary figure in the development of the Tennessee State Department of Public Health. The collection contains manuscripts on public health and one photograph.
File contains letters written to Olin West during the years of 1922,1924, 1947, photographs (including two anatomy lab pictures from when he was as student at Vanderbilt in the late 1800s) , newspaper clippings, and published article and obituary from JAMA.
- VUMC Historical Images and Biographies 10
- Eskind Biomedical Library Manuscripts Collection 6
- VUMC History 9
- Military Medicine 7
- Preventive Medicine 7
- Tennessee History 4
- Vanderbilt University--Alumni 4
- History of Medicine 3
- Nutrition 3
- Vanderbilt History 3
- Medical Education 2
- Pediatrics 2
- Professional Associations 2
- African Americans in Medicine 1
- Education, Medical -- Tennessee 1
- Hearing Disorders -- genetics -- history 1
- Histoplasmosis 1
- Infectious Diseases 1
- Meharry Medical College 1
- Obstetrics/Gynecology 1
- Pediatrics -- history 1
- Physical Examination 1
- Psychiatry 1
- Public Health -- history -- Tennessee 1
- Reticuloendotheliosis 1
- Sexually Transmitted Diseases 1
- Social Work -- history 1
- Syphilis 1
- Tennessee. Dept. of Health and Environment -- history 1
- United States. Public Health Service. Office of the Surgeon General 1
- Vanderbilt University. School of Medicine 1
- Vanderbilt University. School of Medicine. Dept. of Pediatrics 1
- Vanderbilt University. School of Medicine. Dept. of Psychiatry 1
- Women in Medicine 1 ∧ less
- West, Olin 2
- Baehr, George 1
- Blanton, Smiley 1
- Branscomb, Harvie 1
- Christie, Amos 1
- Darby, William J. (WIlliam Jefferson) 1
- Fishbein, Morris 1
- Freer, Arden 1
- Frye, William W. (William Wesley) 1
- Hollender, Marc H. (Marc Hale) 1
- Hunt, John Scott 1
- Kampmeier, Rudolph H. (Rudolph Herman) 1
- Luton, Frank Harper 1
- Moore, Merrill (Austin Merrill Moore) 1
- Morgan, Hugh Jackson 1
- Park, Edwards A. (Edwards Albert) 1
- Riley, Harris D. 1
- Rivers, Thomas M. (Thomas Milton) 1
- Roth, WIlliam F. 1
- Strode, George K. 1
- Sweeney, Anne Jeanne 1
- Whipple, Allen Oldfather 1
- Youmans, John B. (John Barlow) 1 ∧ less
About this Site
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.
Each finding aid contains a link to request materials from the collections. Collections can also be requested by emailing the repository directly through the library website. Each repository has its own location, hours, and contact information. Please consult the repository with questions about using the materials. Collections are non-circulating and must be used in the repository’s reading room. In many cases, the collections are stored off-site and require advance notice for retrieval.