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300th General Hospital Unit Collection

 Collection
Identifier: EBL-0001
Abstract

Photographs, scrapbooks, unpublished reports, awards, and reunion material relating to the 300th General Hospital Unit, Vanderbilt's Medical Unit in World War II that served in Italy and North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.

Dates: 1915 - 2008

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

Robert C. Berson (b.1922) biographical file

 Collection
Identifier: EBL-0276
Abstract

One newspaper article, biographical information.

Dates: 1952 - 2002

Barney Brooks papers

 Collection
Identifier: EBL-0009
Abstract

Personal papers of Vanderbilt professor and surgeon Barney Brooks. Materials include: correspondence, photographs,scrapbooks, newspaper clippings, speeches, manuscripts, reprints, and teaching clinics.

Dates: 1914 - 1952

Dorothy L. Brown biographical file

 Collection
Identifier: EBL-1074
Abstract

Biographical file contains a newspaper article chronicling Dr. Brown's career.

Dates: 1965 - 1965

Lucius E. Burch Papers

 Collection
Identifier: EBL-0012
Abstract

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.

Dates: 1818 - 1959

Henry Murfree Carney (1909-2003) biographical file

 Collection
Identifier: EBL-0405
Abstract

Biographical file contains photographs, negatives, newspaper and magazine articles, a notebook, and correspondence.

Dates: 1936 - 2003

Jere L. Crook (1874-1953) biographical file

 Collection
Identifier: EBL-0434
Abstract

Biographical file contains an article and an obituary.

Dates: 1949 - 1953

Joseph Alexander Crook (1847-1922) biographical file

 Collection
Identifier: EBL-0433
Abstract

Biographical file includes an obituary.

Dates: 1922 - 1922

W. Andrew Dale (1920-1990) biographical file

 Collection
Identifier: EBL-0445
Abstract

Biographical file includes an obituary notice from the Surgical Science Quarterly (Spring 1993).

Dates: 1993 - 1993

Department of Orthopedic Surgery Guest Lecturers Photographic Collection

 Collection — Container: Dept. of Orthopedic Surg. Guest Lecturers Coll. Box 1
Identifier: EBL-0146
Abstract

This photographic collection is a group of portraits of guest lecturers in the Department of Orthopedic Surgery.

Dates: 1959-1983; Majority of material found within 1959 - 1983

Paul Dewitt (1878-1952) biographical file

 Collection
Identifier: EBL-0461
Abstract

Biographical file includes photographs, matriculation card, report cards, receipts, news clippings, correspondence, commencement program, and other biographical materials.

Dates: 1901 - 1995

Beverly Douglas Papers

 Collection
Identifier: EBL-0121
Abstract

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.

Dates: 1919-1980

Leonard Wright Edwards (1888-1969) biographical file

 Collection
Identifier: EBL-0476
Abstract

Biographical file includes photographs, news clippings, obituaries, and biographical article.

Dates: 1966 - 1969

Paul Eve (1806-1877) biographical file

 Collection
Identifier: EBL-0988
Abstract

Biographical file includes photographs, letters, newspaper clippings, published articles, correspondence, scientific articles, and obituaries.

Dates: 1896 - 1995

John Clinton Foshee (1892-1976) biographical file

 Collection
Identifier: EBL-0503
Abstract

Biographical file includes photograph, reprint of correspondence, and other biographical information.

Dates: 1968 - 1968

John Clinton Foshee Papers

 Collection
Identifier: EBL-0025
Abstract

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.

Dates: 1918 - 1990

James T. Gwathmey (1862-1944) biographical file

 Collection
Identifier: EBL-1135
Abstract

Biographical file includes photographs, academic articles, magazine article, generous correspondence, notes, several biographical sketches/bibliographies, reprints, obituary, news clippings, and other biographical information.

Dates: 1881 - 1989

George Summers Johnson (1899-1948) biographical file

 Collection
Identifier: EBL-0600
Abstract

Biographical file includes photographs and biographical sketch.

Dates: 1948 - 1948

Rudolph Alvin Light (1909-1970) biographical file

 Collection — Container: Light, Rudolph Alvin Folder 01
Identifier: EBL-0653
Abstract

Biographical file includes several photographs, numerous news clippings, articles, obituary, and other biographical information.

Dates: 1958 - 1980

 

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