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Abstract Photographs, scrapbooks, unpublished reports, awards, and reunion material relating to the 300th General Hospital Unit, Vanderbilt's Medical Unit in World War II that served in Italy and North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

Naji N. Abumrad biographical file

 Collection
Identifier: EBL-0204
Abstract Biographical file contains a photograph and clippings about Dr. Abumrad.
Dates: 1979 - 2005

Benton Adkins biographical file

 Collection
Identifier: EBL-0192
Abstract Many photographs, newspaper clippings, faculty information form, CV, news releases from Vanderbilt University Office of Public Information, reprints of articles on surgery authored by Dr. Adkins.
Dates: 1977 - 2003

William C. Alford, Jr. biographical file

 Collection
Identifier: EBL-0257
Abstract 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.
Dates: 1988 - 1994

George S. Allen biographical file

 Collection
Identifier: EBL-0208
Abstract File contains photographs and clippings of news stories about Dr. Allen.
Dates: 1985 - 2005

Thomas Atchison (1818-1900) biographical file

 Collection
Identifier: EBL-0264
Abstract Two photographs, one negative, and his obituary.
Dates: ----00 - 1900

Harvey W. Bender biographical file

 Collection
Identifier: EBL-0247
Abstract Biographical file includes a curriculum vitae from 1999. This file also includes many photographs of Dr. Bender and other prominent surgeons. Included are reprints and several newspaper clippings about Dr. Bender, and a program from a Symposium Weekend held in his honor at Vanderbilt in September 1996.
Dates: 1971 - 2005

Robert C. Berson (b.1922) biographical file

 Collection
Identifier: EBL-0276
Abstract One newspaper article, biographical information.
Dates: 1952 - 2002

Alfred Blalock (1899-1964) biographical file

 Collection — Container: A Blalock Biographical File Box 1
Identifier: EBL-0990
Abstract Correspondence, photographs, newspaper clippings, reprints, articles, biographical data, CVs, obituaries.
Dates: 1934 - 2004

Smiley Blanton (1882-1966) biographical file

 Collection
Identifier: EBL-0278
Abstract Biographical file includes photographs, family correspondence, an obituary, a scholarly article by Blanton, a Blanton manuscripts collection guide (collection is housed by the University of Tennessee), and other biographical data.
Dates: 1940 - 1972

Scott B. Boyd biographical file

 Collection
Identifier: EBL-0285
Abstract Biographical file includes one news clipping.
Dates: 1997 - 1997

Hubert B. Bradburn biographical file

 Collection
Identifier: EBL-0286
Abstract Biographical file includes three photographs.
Dates: 1929 - 1930

Cloyce Flowers Bradley (1909-1994) biographical file

 Collection
Identifier: EBL-0287
Abstract Biographical file includes two obituaries.
Dates: 1994 - 1994

James Lowry Bray (1903-1986) biographical file

 Collection
Identifier: EBL-0289
Abstract File includes one sheet of biographical information.
Dates: 1986 - 1986

Barney Brooks biographical file

 Collection
Identifier: EBL-0226
Abstract Photos, negatives, reprints, newspaper articles, program for a dinner comemorating the 60th birthday of Dr. Brooks, programs for the Barney Brooks Lectureship in Surgery, exam questions used by Dr. Brooks, register for Brooks manuscript collection held by Eskind Library, bibliography of the published works of Barney Brooks.
Dates: 1884 - 1984

Barney Brooks papers

 Collection
Identifier: EBL-0009
Abstract Personal papers of Vanderbilt professor and surgeon Barney Brooks. Materials include: correspondence, photographs,scrapbooks, newspaper clippings, speeches, manuscripts, reprints, and teaching clinics.
Dates: 1914 - 1952

Dorothy L. Brown biographical file

 Collection
Identifier: EBL-1074
Abstract Biographical file contains a newspaper article chronicling Dr. Brown's career.
Dates: 1965 - 1965

Worcester Allen Bryan (1873-1940) collection

 Collection
Identifier: EBL-1000
Abstract Biographical file contains numerous photographs, correspondence, several telegrams, and certificates.
Dates: 1918 - 1940

John C. Burch biographical file

 Collection
Identifier: EBL-0227
Abstract Biographical file contains numerous photographs and reprints, a news clippings, brochures, and other biographical information.
Dates: 1900 - 1977

Lucius E. Burch Papers

 Collection
Identifier: EBL-0012
Abstract Personal papers of Lucius Burch, Vanderbilt alumnus, Dean of the Medical School and chair of the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology. This collection consists primarily of Burch's diaries covering the period 1921-1959, also includes some family correspondence, newspaper clippings, and photographs.
Dates: 1818 - 1959

 

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