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One folder of correspondence between Dr. Daniel Abbey's son (Stanton T. Abbey) and Rudolph Kampmeier regarding the donation to the Medical School of Dr. Abbey's University of Nashville diploma (Dr. of Medicine) granted in 1855 and signed by the Medical faculty. A copy of the diploma along with a translation are included in the folder.
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.
Newspaper clipping, correspondence relating to Dr. Allison's appointment to Vanderbilt University staff, CV, convocation program.
Obituary newspaper clippings for Dr. Alsobrook.
Obituary Notice of Dr. James E. Anderson, Jr.
6 newspaper clippings.
Personal papers of Dr. Theodore Austin, including letters, memorabilia, and photographs. The collection also includes biographical information about Dr. Austin.
Photographs and biographical materials of Dr. Austin used for an exhibition about his life and career.
Three photograph clippings with captions.
Personal papers of Vanderbilt alum and Professor Allan D. Bass, who was chair of the Department of Pharmacology for two decades. This collection includes correspondence, Department of Pharmacology related materials, personal memorabilia, and photographs.
One newspaper article, biographical information.
Three photographs with corresponding negatives.
Biographical file includes an signed photograph, two obituary clippings, and a copy of a academic surgical test.
Biographical file includes Vanderbilt School of Medicine student records, an obituary, receipts, and an academic article reprint.
Biographical file contains several newspaper clippings, news articles, a photograph, an obituary, and two funeral programs.
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.
File includes scholarly articles, a newspaper clipping, reprints, and a biographical sketch/curriculum vitae of Dr. Burns.
Biographical file includes photographs and negatives, several newspaper clippings,obituary, curriculum vitae, and academic articles.
Biographical file contains Calhoun's curriculum vitae.
Biographical file contains photographs, negatives, newspaper and magazine articles, a notebook, and correspondence.
- VUMC Historical Images and Biographies 96
- Eskind Biomedical Library Manuscripts Collection 9
- Vanderbilt University--Alumni 104
- VUMC History 63
- Military Medicine 53
- Surgery 22
- Internal Medicine 18
- Medicine 17
- Women in Medicine 16
- Pediatrics 10
- Tennessee History 10
- Pathology 8
- Professional Associations 7
- Cardiology 6
- Vanderbilt History 6
- Obstetrics/Gynecology 5
- Preventive Medicine 5
- Anatomy 4
- Cellular/Molecular Biology 4
- Epidemiology/Public Health 4
- History of Medicine 4
- Medical Education 4
- Psychiatry 4
- Infectious Diseases 3
- Oncology 3
- Physiology 3
- Vanderbilt University. School of Medicine 3
- Anesthesiology 2
- Dermatology 2
- Education, Medical -- Tennessee 2
- Endocrinology 2
- Health Administration 2
- Meharry Medical College 2
- Nursing 2
- Surgery -- history 2
- Urology 2
- Biochemistry 1
- Biology 1
- Cardiology/history 1
- Dentistry 1
- Ethics 1
- Fascia 1
- Gastroenterology 1
- Heart Catheterization/history 1
- Hematology 1
- Library and Information Technology 1
- Neurology 1
- Nutrition 1
- Obstetrics and Gynecology Department, Hospital 1
- Orthopedics 1
- Otolaryngology 1
- Pharmacology/Toxicology 1
- Public Health -- history -- Tennessee 1
- Radiology 1
- Tennessee. Dept. of Health and Environment -- history 1
- United States. Public Health Service. Office of the Surgeon General 1
- University of Nashville 1
- Vanderbilt University--Alumni Association 1
- Vanderbilt University. School of Medicine -- history 1
- Vanderbilt University. School of Medicine. Dept. of Pediatrics 1
- Women's Health 1 ∧ less
- Austin, Theodore Roe 2
- West, Olin 2
- Abbey, Daniel 1
- Abbey, Stanton T. 1
- Baehr, George 1
- Bass, Allan D. 1
- Burch, Lucius E. 1
- Fishbein, Morris 1
- Foshee, J. Clinton (John Clinton) 1
- Freer, Arden 1
- Hunt, John Scott 1
- Kampmeier, Rudolph H. (Rudolph Herman), 1898- 1
- Morgan, Hugh Jackson 1
- Page, Harry L., Jr. (Harry Lee) (1934-2022) 1
- Park, Edwards A. (Edwards Albert) 1
- Riley, Harris D. 1
- Rivers, Thomas M. (Thomas Milton) 1
- Sharpiro, John L. Shapiro JL 1
- Spencer, Frank C Spencer FC 1
- Strode, George K. 1
- Witt, W. H. (William Henry) 1 ∧ less
About this Site
This site contains collection guides, or finding aids, to the archival collections held by Vanderbilt University Special Collections and University Archives, the History of Medicine Collection, and the Scarritt Bennett Center. Finding aids describe the context, arrangement, and structure of archival materials, allowing users to identify and request materials relevant to their research.
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