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Photographs, scrapbooks, unpublished reports, awards, and reunion material relating to the 300th General Hospital Unit, Vanderbilt's Medical Unit in World War II that served in Italy and North Africa. The collection also includes personal items such as scrapbooks from a few members of the unit. In addition, a few items found in the collection, primarily souvenirs, have no direct relation to the unit, but have some connection to Vanderbilt.
File contains a typescript of Dr. Alford's presidential Address entitled "A Brief History of the H. William Scott, Jr. Society, 1972-1994: Twenty-Three Years and Counting" delivered April 16, 1994. Also contains a reprint of Vol.81, no. 5 May 1988 Southern Medical Journal article entitled "Great Men Among Us" in which Dr. Alford recounts the history of the Nashville Surgical Society.
One newspaper article, biographical information.
Personal papers of Vanderbilt professor and surgeon Barney Brooks. Materials include: correspondence, photographs,scrapbooks, newspaper clippings, speeches, manuscripts, reprints, and teaching clinics.
Biographical file contains a newspaper article chronicling Dr. Brown's career.
Personal papers of Lucius Burch, Vanderbilt alum, Dean of the Medical School and chair of the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology. This collection consists primarily of Burch's diaries covering the period 1921-1959, also includes some family correspondence, newspaper clippings, and photographs.
Biographical file contains photographs, negatives, newspaper and magazine articles, a notebook, and correspondence.
Biographical file contains an article and an obituary.
Biographical file includes an obituary.
Biographical file includes an obituary notice from the Surgical Science Quarterly (Spring 1993).
This photographic collection is a group of portraits of guest lecturers in the Department of Orthopedic Surgery.
Biographical file includes photographs, matriculation card, report cards, receipts, news clippings, correspondence, commencement program, and other biographical materials.
Personal papers, publications, and related materials belonging to Dr. Beverly Douglas well-known plastic surgeon and member of both the faculty and later the clinical faculty of Vanderbilt University School of Medicine. Materials doucment both his reserch interests and activities as a plastic surgeon and member of the faculty, as well as his interest in developing inventions.
Biographical file includes photographs, news clippings, obituaries, and biographical article.
Biographical file includes photographs, letters, newspaper clippings, published articles, correspondence, scientific articles, and obituaries.
Biographical file includes photograph, reprint of correspondence, and other biographical information.
Personal papers of John Clinton Foshee, surgeon and Vanderbilt alum and professor who practiced in Grand Rapids Michigan. Materials include: reprints, correspondence, manuscripts, speeches, biographical material, and laboratory data.
Biographical file includes photographs, academic articles, magazine article, generous correspondence, notes, several biographical sketches/bibliographies, reprints, obituary, news clippings, and other biographical information.
Biographical file includes photographs and biographical sketch.
Biographical file includes several photographs, numerous news clippings, articles, obituary, and other biographical information.
- VUMC Historical Images and Biographies 29
- Eskind Biomedical Library Manuscripts Collection 7
- Surgery 35
- Military Medicine 26
- Vanderbilt University--Alumni 22
- VUMC History 17
- Surgery -- history 5
- Tennessee History 4
- Urology 4
- Anatomy 3
- Medicine 3
- Professional Associations 3
- Vanderbilt University. School of Medicine -- history 3
- African Americans in Medicine 2
- Cardiology 2
- History of Medicine 2
- Vanderbilt History 2
- Vanderbilt University. School of Medicine 2
- Anesthesiology 1
- Fascia 1
- Library and Information Technology 1
- Medical Education 1
- Meharry Medical College 1
- Neurology 1
- Nursing 1
- Obstetrics and Gynecology Department, Hospital 1
- Obstetrics/Gynecology 1
- Oncology 1
- Orthopedics 1
- Pathology 1
- Physiology 1
- Science 1
- Urology -- history 1
- Vanderbilt University School of Medicine -- Faculty -- Biography -- Sources 1
- Women in Medicine 1 ∧ less
- Brooks, Barney 1
- Burch, Lucius E. 1
- Foshee, J. Clinton (John Clinton) 1
- Shelley, Harry S. 1
- Spencer, Frank C Spencer FC 1
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