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Abstract Photographs, scrapbooks, unpublished reports, awards, and reunion material relating to the 300th General Hospital Unit, Vanderbilt's Medical Unit in World War II that served in Italy and North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

Sara Katherine Layton Archer biographical file

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Identifier: EBL-0248
Abstract This file includes several newspaper clippings about Dr. Archer's time at Vanderbilt, especially focusing on her position as Dean of the Vanderbilt School of Nursing.
Dates: 1969 - 1982

Edith Brodie biographical file

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Identifier: EBL-0298
Abstract File contains biographical information.
Dates: 1982 - 1984

Amy Frances Brown (d.1983) biographical file

 Collection
Identifier: EBL-1080
Abstract File includes two photographs, a scholarly chapter on nursing education, and other biographical information.
Dates: 1962 - 1972

Amy Frances Brown Papers

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Identifier: MSS.0056
Overview The Amy Frances Brown Papers contain various documents relating to her professional career in Nursing at Vanderbilt for the years 1951-1970.
Dates: 1951 - 1982

Margaret Buchanan biographical file

 Collection
Identifier: EBL-1077
Abstract 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.
Dates: 1942 - 2007

Alice Huffman Bugel (b.1917) biographical file

 Collection
Identifier: EBL-1084
Abstract File contains one magazine article.
Dates: 1990 - 1990

Alice Huffman Bugel Collection

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Identifier: EBL-1213
Abstract Collection of personal recollections of Alice Huffman Bugel about her service in the 8th Evacuation Hospital during World War II Collection includes personal artifacts and memorabilia including her nurse’s uniform and accoutrements worn during her time of service in North Africa and Italy, as well as photographs, and certificates.
Dates: 1938 - 2007; Majority of material found within 1942-1950

Gloria Calhoun biographical file

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Identifier: EBL-0311
Abstract Biographical file contains Calhoun's curriculum vitae.
Dates: 1988 - 1988

Luther P. Christman papers

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Identifier: EBL-0016
Abstract Personal papers of Luther P. Christman, nurse, sociologist, educator, and Dean of Vanderbilt Nursing School from 1967-1972. Materials include photographs, correspondence, and other papers.
Dates: 1939 - 1999

Luther Parmalee Christman (b.1915) biographical file

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Identifier: EBL-1094
Abstract File contains a newsletter clipping, curriculum vitae, and other biographical information. Also includes ephemera, several pieces of correspondence related to awards and honors, a draft of a speech, and published articles relating to Christman's career.
Dates: 1988 - 1999

Colleen Conway-Welch (b.1944) biographical file

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Identifier: EBL-422
Abstract Biographical file includes photographs, news clippings and biographical features, CDs, and correspondence about her participation in state and federal health commissions and other public service efforts.
Dates: 1985 - 2005

Roger M. Des Prez (1929-2009) biographical file

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Identifier: EBL-459
Abstract Biographical file includes curriculum vitae, photographs, obituary, clippings and other biographical information.
Dates: 1977 - 2009

Marjorie Elizabeth Mathias Dobbs (b.1920) biographical file

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Identifier: EBL-462
Abstract Biographical file includes an autobiographical work entitled Personally Speaking: My Years at Vanderbilt University Hospital, published December 1998.
Dates: 1998 - 1998

Mary Louise Donaldson (1930-2007) biographical file

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Identifier: EBL-465
Abstract Biographical file includes articles, obituary, and reception invitation. This file also includes material from a photo album given to Donaldson as a retirement present, including family and faculty retirement party photographs, congratulatory note cards from close friends and others across the university, and other mementos.
Dates: 1992 - 2007

Robert H. Elrod (1897-1997) biographical file

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Identifier: EBL-480
Abstract Biographical file includes two news clippings.
Dates: 1997 - 1997

Rosamond Gabrielson Papers

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Identifier: EBL-0026
Abstract Personal papers of Rosamond Gabrielson, nurse and nursing director at Vanderbilt Medical Center from 1976-1987. Material includes: manuscripts, and speeches, biographical material, correspondence, reprints, articles, handbooks, pamphlets, proceedings, symposia, conferences, newspaper clippings, grant applications, committee work, photographs, and files pertaining to the American Nurse's Association.
Dates: 1960 - 1980

Rosamond Gabrielson (1922) biographical file

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Identifier: EBL-519
Abstract Biographical file includes photographs, news pubications, news clippings, and a collection of student memoirs for Miss Gabrielson.
Dates: 1973 - 1987

Alma Gault (1891-1981) biographical file

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Identifier: EBL-0768
Abstract biographical material, correspondence, newspaper clippings, ANA Hall of Fame Application for Alma Gault
Dates: 1944 - 1981

Alma Elizabeth Gault Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MSS.0167
Overview The Alma Elizabeth Gault Papers (.84 linear feet) contains writings by Alma Gault including correspondence, speeches and addresses, journal articles, and class notes and papers from her days as a student at the University of Chicago. Additionally, the collection includes meeting minutes and reports, awards, clippings, photographs and a tape recording of Alma Gault Day.
Dates: 1906 - 1974

 

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