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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 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

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

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

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

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

Hugh Jackson Morgan Papers

 Collection
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...
Dates: 1921 - 1961

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

Anne J. Sweeney Papers

 Collection
Identifier: EBL-0081
Abstract

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.

Dates: 1950 - 1980

Olin West Papers

 Collection
Identifier: EBL-0086
Abstract

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.

Dates: 1898 - 1922

Olin West, Sr. (1874-1952) biographical file

 Collection
Identifier: EBL-0940
Abstract

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.

Dates: 18900 - 1992

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