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300th General Hospital Unit Collection
Photographs, scrapbooks, unpublished reports, awards, and reunion material relating to the 300th General Hospital Unit, Vanderbilt's Medical Unit in World War II that served in Italy and North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.
William C. Alford, Jr. biographical file
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.
Allan D. Bass papers
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.
Robert C. Berson (b.1922) biographical file
One newspaper article, biographical information.
Frederic T. (Josh) Billings, Jr. Papers
Personal papers of long-time Vanderbilt Department of Medicine faculty member Frederic Tremaine "Josh" Billings. Materials include: correspondence; reports and dissertation; tapes; committee and administrative work; and material relating to the Center for Health Services; Student Health Coalition; the Vanderbilt medical library; and geriatrics.
R. Wallace Billington (1880-1962) biographical file
Biographical file includes an signed photograph, two obituary clippings, and a copy of a academic surgical test.
Margaret Buchanan biographical file
Biographical file contains one letter, one newspaper clipping, and an obituary. Margaret Buchanan donated several scrapbooks to the 300th General Hospital Collection which is a part of the Medical Center Archives housed in the Eskind Library Archives.
Robert Norman Buchanan, Jr. (1911-2004) biographical file
Biographical file contains several newspaper clippings, news articles, a photograph, an obituary, and two funeral programs.
Alice Huffman Bugel (b.1917) biographical file
File contains one magazine article.
Lonnie S. Burnett (b.1927) biographical file
File includes a photograph, negatives, curriculum vitae, news clippings, and other biographical information.
Chester Burns (1937-2006) biographical file
File includes scholarly articles, a newspaper clipping, reprints, and a biographical sketch/curriculum vitae of Dr. Burns.
Benjamin Franklin Byrd, Jr. (1918-2006) biographical file
Biographical file includes photographs and negatives, several newspaper clippings,obituary, curriculum vitae, and academic articles.
Norman M. Cassell (1923-2003) biographical file
Biographical file includes an obituary and curriculum vitae.
William Robert Cate (1894-1973) biographical file
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.
Wibb Earl Cooper (1886-1983) biographical file
Biographical file contains obituary clippings.
Sam Caperton Cowan, Sr. (1884-1963) biographical file
Biographical file contains a photograph and obituary clipping.
W. Andrew Dale (1920-1990) biographical file
Biographical file includes an obituary notice from the Surgical Science Quarterly (Spring 1993).
Paul Dewitt (1878-1952) biographical file
Biographical file includes photographs, matriculation card, report cards, receipts, news clippings, correspondence, commencement program, and other biographical materials.
John Kennerly Farris biographical file
File includes genealogical and biographical information.
Robert M. Foote (1916-1967) biographical file
Biographical file includes an obituary.
- VUMC Historical Images and Biographies 49
- Eskind Biomedical Library Manuscripts Collection 4
- Vanderbilt University--Alumni 30
- Surgery 16
- Nursing 5
- Epidemiology/Public Health 4
- Tennessee History 4
- Internal Medicine 3
- Obstetrics/Gynecology 3
- Oncology 3
- Pathology 3
- Physiology 3
- Preventive Medicine 3
- Professional Associations 3
- Women in Medicine 3
- Anatomy 2
- Anesthesiology 2
- Cardiology 2
- Dermatology 2
- Health Administration 2
- Pediatrics 2
- Psychiatry 2
- Urology 2
- Vanderbilt History 2
- Biochemistry 1
- Cardiovascular Diseases 1
- Communicable Diseases 1
- Ethics 1
- Gastroenterology 1
- Infectious Diseases 1
- Library and Information Technology 1
- Medical Education 1
- Medicine 1
- Meharry Medical College 1
- Neurology 1
- Nutrition 1
- Orthopedics 1
- Pharmacology/Toxicology 1
- Pulmonology 1
- Schistosomiasis 1
- Science 1
- Student Health Coalition 1
- Tuberculosis 1
- Vanderbilt University. Center for Health Services 1 ∧ less
- Bass, Allan D. 1
- Billings, F. Tremaine (Frederic Tremaine) 1
- Sharpiro, John L. Shapiro JL 1
- Wiegand, David A. 1
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