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300th General Hospital Unit Collection
Photographs, scrapbooks, unpublished reports, awards, and reunion material relating to the 300th General Hospital Unit, Vanderbilt's Medical Unit in World War II that served in Italy and North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.
Naji N. Abumrad biographical file
Biographical file contains a photograph and clippings about Dr. Abumrad.
Benton Adkins biographical file
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.
William C. Alford, Jr. biographical file
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.
George S. Allen biographical file
File contains photographs and clippings of news stories about Dr. Allen.
Thomas Atchison (1818-1900) biographical file
Two photographs, one negative, and his obituary.
Harvey W. Bender biographical file
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.
Robert C. Berson (b.1922) biographical file
One newspaper article, biographical information.
Alfred Blalock (1899-1964) biographical file
Correspondence, photographs, newspaper clippings, reprints, articles, biographical data, CVs, obituaries.
Smiley Blanton (1882-1966) biographical file
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.
Scott B. Boyd biographical file
Biographical file includes one news clipping.
Hubert B. Bradburn biographical file
Biographical file includes three photographs.
Cloyce Flowers Bradley (1909-1994) biographical file
Biographical file includes two obituaries.
James Lowry Bray (1903-1986) biographical file
File includes one sheet of biographical information.
Barney Brooks biographical file
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.
Barney Brooks papers
Personal papers of Vanderbilt professor and surgeon Barney Brooks. Materials include: correspondence, photographs,scrapbooks, newspaper clippings, speeches, manuscripts, reprints, and teaching clinics.
Dorothy L. Brown biographical file
Biographical file contains a newspaper article chronicling Dr. Brown's career.
Worcester Allen Bryan (1873-1940) collection
Biographical file contains numerous photographs, correspondence, several telegrams, and certificates.
John C. Burch biographical file
Biographical file contains numerous photographs and reprints, a news clippings, brochures, and other biographical information.
Lucius E. Burch Papers
Personal papers of Lucius Burch, Vanderbilt alum, 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.
- Subject: Surgery X
- VUMC Historical Images and Biographies 87
- Eskind Biomedical Library Manuscripts Collection 10
- Surgery 96
- VUMC History 65
- Vanderbilt University--Alumni 53
- Military Medicine 26
- Professional Associations 14
- Tennessee History 9
- Obstetrics/Gynecology 8
- Orthopedics 6
- Surgery -- history 6
- Cardiology 5
- Meharry Medical College 5
- Urology 5
- Neurology 4
- Vanderbilt History 4
- Anatomy 3
- Medicine 3
- Pediatrics 3
- Physiology 3
- Vanderbilt University. School of Medicine -- history 3
- African Americans in Medicine 2
- History of Medicine 2
- Nursing 2
- Pathology 2
- Vanderbilt University. School of Medicine 2
- Anesthesiology 1
- Endocrinology 1
- Fascia 1
- Geriatrics 1
- Library and Information Technology 1
- Medical Education 1
- Nutrition 1
- Obstetrics and Gynecology Department, Hospital 1
- Oncology 1
- Ophthalmology 1
- Pharmacology/Toxicology 1
- Psychiatry 1
- Science 1
- Urology -- history 1
- Vanderbilt University School of Medicine -- Faculty -- Biography -- Sources 1
- Women in Medicine 1 ∧ less
- Adkins, R. Benton, Jr. 1
- Bahnson, Henry T. , 1920- 1
- Brooks, Barney 1
- Bryan, Worcester Allen 1
- Burch, Lucius E. 1
- Foshee, J. Clinton (John Clinton) 1
- Haggard, WIlliam D. (William David) 1
- Keen, William W. (William Williams) 1
- Mayo, Charles H. (Charles Horace) 1
- Scott, H. William (Henry William) 1
- Shelley, Harry S. 1
- Spencer, Frank C Spencer FC 1
- Stoney WS 1
- Stoney, William S., 1928- 1
- Thorek, Max 1 ∧ less
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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.
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