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Biographical file includes photographs and reprints of biographical entries.
Biographical file includes an article about Dr. Robertson being the first Nashville pediatrician, historical notes, personal bibliography, and medical journal reprints.
File contains photocopies of newspaper articles
File contains biographical articles and tributes, as well as a compiliation entitled "But I Digress" of some of Dr. Thomison's editorials that appeared in the Southern Medical Journal during his tenure as editor 1977-1992. Also contains published obuturary that appeared in Tennessean Wednesday, May 1, 2013.
File contains photographs, biographical article, and a report prepared by Ms. Titus and submitted to Vanderbilt Chancellor James H. Kirkland in 1933 regarding a ten year plan for the development of the School of Nursing.
Photocopy of biographical article published in Tennessee the Volunteer State vol IV 1923, and a copy of an address delivered to the graduating class of the medical department of the University of Tennessee in 1902.
File contains biographical sketches including photocopies from The Centennial History of the Tennessee State Medical Association,Southern Practitioner Journal, and Nashville Journal of Medicine and Surgery,
Several published newspaper articles on the life and death of country music star Dottie West, obituaries.
Personal papers of Vanderbilt alum and epidemiologist Olin West, a primary figure in the development of the Tennessee State Department of Public Health. The collection contains manuscripts on public health and one photograph.
File contains letters written to Olin West during the years of 1922,1924, 1947, photographs (including two anatomy lab pictures from when he was as student at Vanderbilt in the late 1800s) , newspaper clippings, and published article and obituary from JAMA.
File contains Nashville Banner article on Dr. Whitacre's appointment to Head of OB/GYN at Nashville General Hospital in 1960, and Nashville Banner article on Dr. Whitacre's being honored by collegues at Hillwood Dinner in 1966.
- VUMC Historical Images and Biographies 31
- Eskind Biomedical Library Manuscripts Collection 2
- Vanderbilt University--Alumni 15
- Vanderbilt History 11
- Surgery 6
- Obstetrics/Gynecology 5
- Epidemiology/Public Health 4
- Health Administration 4
- Medical Education 4
- Professional Associations 3
- Anatomy 2
- Medicine 2
- Meharry Medical College 2
- Nursing 2
- Pathology 2
- Women in Medicine 2
- Biochemistry 1
- Cardiology 1
- Chemistry 1
- Oncology 1
- Orthopedics 1
- Otolaryngology 1
- Pediatrics 1
- Physiology 1
- Preventive Medicine 1
- Public Health -- history -- Tennessee 1
- Radiology 1
- Science 1
- Tennessee. Dept. of Health and Environment -- history 1 + ∧ less
- West, Olin 2
- Kampmeier, Rudolph H. Kampmeier RH 1
- Leroy, Louis 1
- Lindsley, John Berrien 1
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