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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.
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.
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.
Biographical file includes an signed photograph, two obituary clippings, and a copy of a academic surgical test.
Biographical file contains several newspaper clippings, news articles, a photograph, an obituary, and two funeral programs.
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 photographs, negatives, newspaper and magazine articles, a notebook, and correspondence.
Biographical file includes an obituary and curriculum vitae.
Biographical file contains obituary clippings.
Biographical file contains a photograph and obituary clipping.
Biographical file includes an obituary notice from the Surgical Science Quarterly (Spring 1993).
Biographical file includes photographs, matriculation card, report cards, receipts, news clippings, correspondence, commencement program, and other biographical materials.
Biographical file includes photographs, news clippings, obituaries, and biographical article.
File includes genealogical and biographical information.
Biographical file includes an obituary.
- VUMC Historical Images and Biographies 48
- Eskind Biomedical Library Manuscripts Collection 5
- VUMC History 30
- Surgery 19
- Internal Medicine 4
- Pathology 4
- Tennessee History 4
- Anatomy 3
- Obstetrics/Gynecology 3
- Oncology 3
- Pediatrics 3
- Cardiology 2
- Health Administration 2
- Medical Education 2
- Medicine 2
- Meharry Medical College 2
- Professional Associations 2
- Psychiatry 2
- Urology 2
- Vanderbilt History 2
- Anesthesiology 1
- Dermatology 1
- Education, Medical -- Tennessee 1
- Epidemiology/Public Health 1
- Ethics 1
- Fascia 1
- Gastroenterology 1
- History of Medicine 1
- Orthopedics 1
- Pharmacology/Toxicology 1
- Physiology 1
- Preventive Medicine 1
- Radiology 1
- Surgery -- history 1
- United States. Public Health Service. Office of the Surgeon General 1
- Vanderbilt University. School of Medicine 1 ∧ less
- Austin, Theodore Roe 2
- Abbey, Daniel 1
- Abbey, Stanton T. 1
- Baehr, George 1
- Bass, Allan D. 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
- Park, Edwards A. (Edwards Albert) 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.
Each finding aid contains a link to request materials from the collections. Collections can also be requested by emailing the repository directly through the library website. Each repository has its own location, hours, and contact information. Please consult the repository with questions about using the materials. Collections are non-circulating and must be used in the repository’s reading room. In many cases, the collections are stored off-site and require advance notice for retrieval.