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Donald L. Thurston biographical file

 Collection
Identifier: EBL-1059
Abstract File Contains a picture and brief biography of Dr. Donald L. Thurston
Dates: 2004 - 2004

David Wiegand Papers

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Identifier: EBL-1192
Abstract Papers of David Wiegand, staff member of the 300th General Hospital (the "Vanderbilt Unit"), stationed in Naples, Italy during WWII. Colelction includes three pencil drawings of 300th officers, a "Pomes and Poems" booklet, a Christmas 1942 Camp Forrest booklet, a soldier's guide to Naples, a European Victory Day celebration pamphlet, and a postcard depicting the hospital. 8 items in all.
Dates: 1942 - 1945

William Crawford Gorgas biographical file

 Collection
Identifier: EBL-1115
Abstract Biographical file contains a book on Gorgas' contributions to the creation of the Panama Canal, a booklet from the Memorial Services held in honor of Gorgas by the Southern Society of Washington D.C., an invitation to his memorial service, and a postcard featuring the Gorgas Home.
Dates: 1921 - 1947

William Henry Witt (1866-1954) biographical file

 Collection
Identifier: EBL-0964
Abstract File contains photographs of Dr. Witt and including World War I unit, articles and typescripts, (inluding one entitled "Medical References in the writings of Shakespeare)" Alumni Notes, obituaries, and a published tribute entitled An Expression of Appreciation.
Dates: 1917 - 1954

William Ward Rucks, Jr. (1903-1986) biographical file

 Collection
Identifier: EBL-0838
Abstract Biographical file includes newspaper articles, obituaries, a program honoring Dr. Rucks at Presbyterian Hospital, and a journal article from Oklahoma State Medical Association.
Dates: 1985 - 1986

William H. Witt Papers

 Collection
Identifier: EBL-0088
Abstract Personal papers of Vanderbilt alumnus, professor, and military physician William H. Witt. Materials include:correspondence; diary (WWI); manuscripts; speeches; clippings, memorial material.
Dates: 1898 - 1952

John B. Youmans Papers

 Collection
Identifier: EBL-0089
Abstract Personal papers of Vanderbilt professor of medicine and nutritionist John B. Youmans (1893-1979). Materials include: correspondence, biographical material; financial records; student notebooks; manuscripts; reports; reprints; and files concerning Surgeon General's Office, Rockefeller Foundation Nutrition Surveys, Far East Nutrition Surveys, and ICNND Surveys.
Dates: 1914 - 1979

 

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