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Photographs, scrapbooks, unpublished reports, awards, and reunion material relating to the 300th General Hospital Unit, Vanderbilt's Medical Unit in World War II that served in Italy and North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

William D. Haggard, Jr. Papers

 Collection
Identifier: EBL-0032
Abstract

Personal papers of surgeon and Vanderbilt professor William D. Haggard, Jr. Materials include: correspondence; biographical material; Senate testimony; clippings; photographs; brochures and pamphlets; reprints; manuscripts; speeches; case studies; awards and certificates; and scrapbooks. Correspondents include: Max Thorek, W. W. Keen, Charles H. Mayo. Dr. Haggard was president of the American Medical Association and the Southern Surgical Association.

Dates: 1918 - 1940

H. William Scott, Jr. Papers

 Collection
Identifier: EBL-0071
Abstract Personal papers of surgeon H. William Scott, Jr. (1916-1998). Material includes: Correspondence (arranged alphabetically), Manuscripts, Drafts and Source Material for articles & books (including a history of the Department of Surgery at Vanderbilt), files pertaining to Lectures and Symposiums given by Dr. Scott, Reprints of Dr. Scott's articles, Biographical & Bibliographical files, Letters of Recommendation written for former students and residents (arranged chronologically), and...
Dates: 1943 - 1998

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Keen, William W. (William Williams) 1
Mayo, Charles H. (Charles Horace) 1
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