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Research material and first draft of an unpublished manuscript on the history of scurvy. Adelia Beeuwkes was a dietitian, teacher, and author of books on dietetics and the history of nutrition. She was a professor at the University of Michigan from 1940-1966.
Personal papers of editor, dietitian, and nutrition advisor Mary de Garmo Bryan. She served as an Army dietitian in France during WWI and was a pioneer in the development of the school lunch program in the United States. Materials include: manuscripts, reprints, correspondence, pamphlets, and notes. Two copies of Dr. Bryan's dissertation are contained in the collection.
File contains newspaper clippings and obiturary outlining carreer of Dr. Carter.
Biographical file includes biographical notes, photograph, generous correspondence, news clippings, and academic journal articles.
Papers of research nutritionist and clinician Mary Goodloe, known for her work with atherosclerosis. Series includes: manuscripts; reprints; nutrition publications; materials related to a conference on the feasibility of establishing a dietary information center in Georgia; notebook with material related to the Five State Nutrition Program, 1974 ("A competency-based approach to nutrition education for school food service managers and elementary school teachers, grades 3-5").
Biographical file includes photographs, brochures, academic articles, news clippings, and other biographical information regarding both Harris and his son, Seale Harris Jr.
Biographical file includes news clippings, obituaries, and funeral program.
Biographical file includes photographs, obituaries, academic journal reprint, and biographical reviews of Jones' works and life.
Biographical file includes photographs, news clippings, correspondence, newsletters, reminiscences, program, notes, awards, and other biographical information.
Personal papers of nutritionist, anatomist, and biochemist Karl Mason (1900-1978), who was a professor of anatomy at Vanderbilt from 1926-1940. Materials include: correspondence, reprints, and photographs. Correspondents include: Glenn Cullen, Alfred Blalock, Sam Clark, Robert S. Cunningham, W.S. Leathers, Canby Robinson, Rudolph Kampmeier, and Lafayette B. Mendel.
Biographical file includes photograph, nutrition surveys, biographical articles, correspondence, and CV.
Biographical file contains newspaper clippings, reprints, articles, correspondence and photographs.
Personal papers of Vanderbilt professor of medicine and nutritionist John B. Youmans (1893-1979). Materials include: correspondence, biographical material; financial records; student notebooks; manuscripts; reports; reprints; and files concerning Surgeon General's Office, Rockefeller Foundation Nutrition Surveys, Far East Nutrition Surveys, and ICNND Surveys.
Photographs of Dr. Youmans, newspaper clippings, awards and honors, letters, personal corrspondence, biographical data, and reprinted journal arricles.
- VUMC Historical Images and Biographies 9
- Eskind Biomedical Library Manuscripts Collection 7
- Military Medicine 5
- VUMC History 4
- Dietetics -- history 3
- Epidemiology/Public Health 3
- Professional Associations 3
- Women in Medicine 3
- African Americans in Medicine 2
- Biochemistry 2
- Cookery 2
- Infectious Diseases 2
- Internal Medicine 2
- Medical Education 2
- Meharry Medical College 2
- Vanderbilt University. School of Medicine 2
- Anatomy 1
- Arteriosclerosis 1
- Georgia. Dept. of Human Resources 1
- History of Medicine 1
- Mason, Karl E. 1
- Medicine 1
- Muscular Dystrophies 1
- Nutrition -- history 1
- Pediatrics 1
- Physical Examination 1
- Preventive Medicine 1
- Scurvy 1
- Sexually Transmitted Diseases 1
- Syphilis 1
- Vanderbilt University--Alumni 1
- Vitamins 1 ∧ less
- Kampmeier, Rudolph H. (Rudolph Herman) 2
- Youmans, John B. (John Barlow) 2
- Beeuwkes, Adelia M. (Adelia Marie) 1
- Blalock, Alfred 1
- Branscomb, Harvie 1
- Bryan, Mary de Garmo 1
- Chick, Harriette, Dame 1
- Clark, Sam Lillard 1
- Copping, Alice Mary 1
- Cullen, Glenn Ernest 1
- Cunningham, R. S. (Robert Sydney) 1
- Darby, William J. (WIlliam Jefferson) 1
- Frye, William W. (William Wesley) 1
- Goodloe, Mary Helen 1
- Leathers, Waller S. (Waller Smith) 1
- Mason, Karl Ernest 1
- McCay, Clive Maine 1
- McCollum, Elmer Verner 1
- Mendel , Lafayette B. (Lafayette Benedict) 1
- Riley, Harris D. 1
- Robinson, George Canby 1
- Todhunter, E. Neige (Elizabeth Neige) 1
- Whipple, Allen Oldfather 1
- Youmans, John B. Youmans JB 1 ∧ less
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