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Cumberland Pediatric Foundation Collection

 Collection
Identifier: EBL-0160
Abstract

Colliection of materials created or produced by the Cumberland Pediatric Foundation. Includes videotapes

Dates: 1980-2000

Donald Davidson Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MSS.0002
Abstract

The Donald Davidson Papers, 1906-1968, consist of the correspondence, research files, and writings of poet Donald Davidson, 1893-1968.

Dates: 1906 - 1968

John Davis Family Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MSS.0858
Abstract

This collection provides information on the life and career of an early settler in Nashville, John Elisha Davis. Much of this collection consists of land documents and early survey records. Researchers interested in the Davis family history will also find rich material in a short family booklet.

Dates: 1792 - 1899

Paul Dewitt Biographical File

 Collection
Identifier: EBL-0461
Abstract

Biographical file includes photographs, matriculation card, report cards, receipts, news clippings, correspondence, commencement program, and other biographical materials.

Dates: 1901 - 1995

Richard 'Dixie' Douglas Biographical File

 Collection
Identifier: EBL-0467
Abstract

Biographical file includes photographs, negatives, memoirs, magazine article, biographical accounts, correspondence, notes, and other information.

Dates: 1891 - 1994

Willoughby, Jr. Dozier Biographical File

 Collection
Identifier: EBL-0470
Abstract

Biographical file includes two obituaries.

Dates: 1959 - 1959

William Lofland Dudley Biographical File

 Collection
Identifier: EBL-0474
Abstract

Biographical file includes photographs, articles, news clippings, obituaries, and academic journal articles.

Dates: 1883 - 2005

Walter Durham Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MSS.0881
Dates: multiple

John Egerton Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MSS.0128
Abstract

The John Egerton Papers, 1950s-2003, include correspondence, manuscripts of writings, speeches, research materials, publication materials, publicity for books, reviews, legal and financial documents, memorabilia, clippings and photographs, programs from cultural events, scrapbooks and periodicals on race relations and school desegregation, and audio and video tapes.

Dates: 1950’s–2003

Paul Eve Biographical File

 Collection
Identifier: EBL-0988
Abstract

Biographical file includes photographs, letters, newspaper clippings, published articles, correspondence, scientific articles, and obituaries.

Dates: 1896 - 1995

John Kennerly Farris Biographical File

 Collection
Identifier: EBL-0489
Abstract

File includes genealogical and biographical information.

Dates: 2002 - 2002

Sam Fleming Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MSS.0143
Abstract These papers are made up primarily of materials relating to Sam Fleming and Vanderbilt and include items from his time as an undergraduate (1924-1928), his tenure on the Board of Trust (1952-1981), the Athletic program, and building of the new stadium, speeches and remarks by Fleming and others, and the Merger of Vanderbilt with Peabody College in 1979, when Fleming was chairman of the Board of Trust. This collection also includes nine items, historic documents or concerning historic...
Dates: 1924 - 1981

Thomas Fearn Frist, Sr. Biographical File

 Collection
Identifier: EBL-0514
Abstract

Biographical file includes photographs (including slides of Dr. Frist and Dr. John A. Oates) numerous news clippings, press release, speech, and other biographical information.

Dates: 1978 - 1998

Alma Gault (1891-1981) Biographical File

 Collection
Identifier: EBL-0768
Abstract

biographical material, correspondence, newspaper clippings, ANA Hall of Fame Application for Alma Gault

Dates: 1944 - 1981

Laurence A. Grossman Biographical File

 Collection
Identifier: EBL-1007
Abstract

Biographical file contains an obituary and an extensive article about Dr. Grossman's accomplishments published by St. Thomas Hospital in the 1990s.

Dates: 1990 - 2006

William David Haggard, Jr. Biographical File

 Collection
Identifier: EBL-0537
Abstract

Biographical file includes several photographs, collection guides, sketches, articles, news clipping, and other biographical information on both Dr. Haggard and his father.

Dates: 1901 - 1988

Paul Francis Hahn Biographical File

 Collection
Identifier: EBL-1137
Abstract

Biographical file includes obituary, academic article, and correspondence.

Dates: 1957 - 2003

David Morris Harding Family Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MSS.0857
Abstract

This collection is primarily composed of business and personal receipts of David Morris Harding and his wife, Fanny Gieves Harding, from the early 19th century. It also includes a few letters, account statements and books, land records/surveys, and miscellaneous notes. David Morris Harding is the Uncle of William Giles Harding of Belle Meade Plantation.

Dates: 1797 - 1869

William Giles Harding Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MSS.0189
Scope and Contents This .42 linear feet collection is divided into three series: Series I includes original, handwritten general correspondence sent to William Giles Harding primarily from Matthew Fontaine Maury, 1827-1872. The letters discuss Agricultural and Meterological Societies, importation of Llamas and Alpacas from South America to Tennessee, the Civil War, and politics. It also includes an address by Matthew Fontaine Maury before the...
Dates: 1827-1872

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