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Abstract Photographs, scrapbooks, unpublished reports, awards, and reunion material relating to the 300th General Hospital Unit, Vanderbilt's Medical Unit in World War II that served in Italy and North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

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

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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

William Lewis Alsobrook biographical file

 Collection
Identifier: EBL-0260
Abstract Obituary newspaper clippings for Dr. Alsobrook.
Dates: 1967 - 1967

Sara Katherine Layton Archer biographical file

 Collection
Identifier: EBL-0248
Abstract This file includes several newspaper clippings about Dr. Archer's time at Vanderbilt, especially focusing on her position as Dean of the Vanderbilt School of Nursing.
Dates: 1969 - 1982

Mary Ann Thompson Arildsen biographical file

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Identifier: EBL-0897
Abstract File contains article from the VUMC Reporter on the nerve reseach growth factor and the photograph of Dr. Arildsen used in the article
Dates: 1991 - 1991

Josiah J. Ashby biographical file

 Collection
Identifier: EBL-0263
Abstract One photographic negative.
Dates: 2005 - 2005

Thomas Atchison (1818-1900) biographical file

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

Edward H. Barksdale (1897-1991) biographical file

 Collection
Identifier: EBL-0268
Abstract Biographical file contains a photograph.
Dates: 1991 - 1991

Allan D. Bass papers

 Collection
Identifier: EBL-0003
Abstract Personal papers of Vanderbilt alumnus and Professor Allan D. Bass, who was chair of the Department of Pharmacology for two decades. This collection includes correspondence, Department of Pharmacology related materials, personal memorabilia, and photographs.
Dates: 1930 - 1996

David Scott Bayer (b.1908) biographical file

 Collection
Identifier: EBL-0269
Abstract Unpublished paper entitled "The Development of the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology Vanderbilt Medical School 1925-1985," dated November 1986.
Dates: 1925 - 1986

Harvey W. Bender biographical file

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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

M. Lawrence Berman (b.1929) biographical file

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Identifier: EBL-0275
Abstract Biographical file includes curriculum vitae, correspondence, and one newspaper article.
Dates: 1986 - 1999

Robert C. Berson (b.1922) biographical file

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

Fred H. Bess biographical file

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Identifier: EBL-0272
Abstract Three photographs with corresponding negatives.
Dates: 2005 - 2005

Isaac Alexander Bigger (1893-1955) biographical file

 Collection
Identifier: EBL-0254
Abstract This file includes an original photograph and an article from the Virginia Medical Monthly.
Dates: 1920 - 1972

Otto Billig (1910-1989) biographical file

 Collection
Identifier: EBL-0253
Abstract This file includes several obituaries of Dr. Billig and his wife, photographs, reprints, a biographical article used with an exhibit of his photos held at Vanderbilt's Medical Library in 1985, a review of his book "Flying Saucers: Magic in the Skies", several newspaper clippings, a collection of photos of drawings created by psychotic patients in New Guinea, used in Dr. Billig's book entitled: " Psychotic Art in New Guinea a Cross-Cultural Study."
Dates: 1948 - 1989

F. Tremaine Billings (1912-2007) biographical file

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Identifier: EBL-0991
Abstract Biographical data, reprints, newspaper clippings, articles and photographs, CV, obituaries, copy of Dr. Billing's thesis written at Oxford University in 1936.
Dates: 1941 - 2007

Frederic T. (Josh) Billings, Jr. Papers

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Identifier: EBL-0006
Abstract Personal papers of long-time Vanderbilt Department of Medicine faculty member Frederic Tremaine "Josh" Billings. Materials include: correspondence; reports and dissertation; tapes; committee and administrative work; and material relating to the Center for Health Services; Student Health Coalition; the Vanderbilt medical library; and geriatrics.
Dates: 1925 - 1990

R. Wallace Billington (1880-1962) biographical file

 Collection
Identifier: EBL-1070
Abstract Biographical file includes an signed photograph, two obituary clippings, and a copy of a academic surgical test.
Dates: 1962 - 1962

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