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Benjamin Franklin Byrd, Jr. (1918-2006) biographical file
Biographical file includes photographs and negatives, several newspaper clippings,obituary, curriculum vitae, and academic articles.
Benjamin Franklin Byrd, Sr. biographical file
File includes several newspaper clippings and Vanderbilt Directory biographical data.
Alan D. Cherrington biographical file
Biographical file contains a feature article about Dr. Cherrington from the VUMC Reporter.
Harriette Chick Collection
Biographical material relating to British nutritionist Harriette Chick. Dr. Chick was best known for her research on vitamins and rickets during the first half of the twentieth century. Material includes: correspondence with E. Neige Todhunter; reprints, obituaries, and photographs.
Philip Wyatt Felts (1931-1992) biographical file
Biographical file includes a wealth of photographs, negatives, event program, obituaries, a generous number of newspaper and magazine clippings, academic articles, curriculum vitae, and correspondence.
Walter Eugene Garrey (1874-1951) biographical file
Biographical file includes photographs, obituaries, academic article, and other biographical information.
J. Lynwood Herrington (1919-2004) biographical file
Biographical file includes several articles on the history of surgery, especially gastro-intestinal surgery, authored by Dr. Herrington; material on the history of medicine in Nashville; CV; original drawing by A. Rees, medical illustrator used to illustrate one of Dr. Herrington's articles; and other biographical information.
Charles Edwin King biographical file
Biographical file includes photographs and correspondence.
Vernon Knight (b.1917) biographical file
Biographical file includes news clippings and a 1958 National Tuberculosis Association publication.
Rudolph Alvin Light (1909-1970) biographical file
Biographical file includes several photographs, numerous news clippings, articles, obituary, and other biographical information.
Jacques Loeb (1859-1924) biographical file
Biographical file includes a copy of the Jacques Loeb Memorial Volume of The Journal of General Physiology, dated September 1928.
H.C. Raymond Meng Papers
Personal papers of nutritionist and China native H.C. Raymond Meng (1917-2002) who was professor at Vanderbilt from 1946-1988. Materials include slides, reference material, correspondence, manuscripts, research.
Hsien Chang Meng (1917-2002) biographical file
Biographical file includes photographs, newspaper clippings, obituary, memorial program, reprints, CV, and other biographical information.
Glenn Allan Millikan (1906-1947) biographical file
Biographical file includes photographs, negatives, meeting notes, obituaries, memorial service booklet, academic journal articles, newspaper articles, and correspondence.
Helen Swift Mitchell Papers
Personal papers of Helen Swift Mitchell 1895-1984), nutritionist and physiologist. Materials include: correspondence; biographical material; clippings; reprints; nutrition survey materials; and subject files on Pavlov and Mendel.
John R. Murlin Papers
Personal papers of John R. Murlin (1874-1960), nutritionist and pioneer in insulin research. Materials include: Correspondence 1927-1955. Correspondents include Charles C. Thomas, Grace Vincent, George Cargill, H.S. Mitchell, H.C. Sherman, and H.H. Mitchell. Material on history of AIN; manuscripts; speeches; AIN minutes, by-laws, membership and applicant lists; bibliography of Murlin. This collection is part of the AIN Archives.
Charles Rawlinson 'Rollo' Park (b.1916) biographical file
Biographical file includes memoirs from Agnes Bevan Park, newspaper clippings, photographs ,academic journal articles, CV, and other biographical information.
Jane Harting Park (b.1925) biographical file
Biographical file includes newspaper clippings.
John Ward Patterson (1916-2006) biographical file
Biographical file includes photographs and several newspaper clippings.
Simon J. Pilkis (1942-1995) biographical file
Biographical file includes an article and two negatives.
- Subject: Physiology X
- VUMC Historical Images and Biographies 17
- Eskind Biomedical Library Manuscripts Collection 5
- VUMC History 16
- Nutrition 5
- Vanderbilt University--Alumni 5
- Biochemistry 3
- Military Medicine 3
- Surgery 3
- Oncology 2
- Pharmacology/Toxicology 2
- Tennessee History 2
- Vanderbilt History 2
- Dietetics -- history 1
- Infectious Diseases 1
- Internal Medicine 1
- Library and Information Technology 1
- Medical Education 1
- Medicine 1
- Nutrition -- history 1
- Professional Associations 1
- Pulmonology 1
- Ricketts 1
- Tuberculosis 1
- Women in Medicine 1 ∧ less
- Chick, Harriette, Dame 1
- Cooper, Lenna F. (Lenna Frances) 1
- Grenfell, Wilfred Thamason, Sir 1
- Kellogg, John Harvey 1
- Mendel , Lafayette B. (Lafayette Benedict) 1
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