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Mary de Garmo Bryan Papers

 Collection
Identifier: EBL-0011
Abstract

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.

Dates: 1865 - 1974

Seale Harris, Sr. (1870-1957) biographical file

 Collection
Identifier: EBL-0548
Abstract

Biographical file includes photographs, brochures, academic articles, news clippings, and other biographical information regarding both Harris and his son, Seale Harris Jr.

Dates: 1928 - 1964

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

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

John B. Youmans Papers

 Collection
Identifier: EBL-0089
Abstract

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.

Dates: 1914 - 1979

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