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William C. Alford, Jr. biographical file

 Collection
Identifier: EBL-0257
Abstract

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.

Dates: 1988 - 1994

William Robert Cate (1894-1973) biographical file

 Collection
Identifier: EBL-411
Abstract

File includes obituaries, photographs, a autobiography of Dr. and Mrs. Cate written by Mrs. Cate and edited and enlarged by their daughter, Betty Bruce Cate Collins, and other biographical information.

Dates: 1970 - 1996

Thomas Fearn Frist, Sr. (1913-1998) biographical file

 Collection
Identifier: EBL-0514
Abstract

Biographical file includes photographs (including slides of Dr. Frist and Dr. John A. Oates) numerous news clippings, press release, speech, and other biographical information.

Dates: 1978 - 1998

J. Allen Kennedy biographical file

 Collection
Identifier: EBL-0620
Abstract

Biographical file includes photograph.

Dates: 1940 - 1941

George R. Meneely biographical file

 Collection
Identifier: EBL-0244
Abstract

Biographical file includes newspaper clippings about Dr. Meneely as well as obituaries.

Dates: 1943 - 1961

Harry L. Page, Jr. Papers

 Collection
Identifier: EBL-1205
Abstract This collection is largely a grouping selected correspondence and reports compiled by Dr. Page to assist in the preparation of his autobiographical memoir One Heart at a Time: Thanks for the Memories published in 2007. The collection primarily documents the establishment and development of a Cardiac catheterization lab at St. Thomas Hospital in Nashville from its inception in 1966 to 1977. The collection also contains a copy of the memoir, as well as later...
Dates: 1966 - 2012

Stephen Schillig (1927-2001) biographical file

 Collection
Identifier: EBL-352
Abstract

Biographical file includes obituaries for both Dr. Schillig and his daughter, Ms. Ruth Schillig.

Dates: 2001 - 2001

Vivien T. Thomas (1910-1985) biographical file

 Collection
Identifier: EBL-0895
Abstract

File contains newspaper clippings, biographical articles, reprints, photographs, and diagrams.

Dates: 1956 - 2004

 

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