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William Jefferson Darby Papers

 Collection
Identifier: EBL-0240
Abstract Personal and professional papers of biochemist and nutrition leader William Jefferson Darby (1913-2001). Collection includes large section about The Nutrition Foundation. Collection is divided into three major series, Nutrition Foundation years, Vanderbilt University, and post-retirement years which includes Dr. Darby's extensive consulting for the H. J. Heinz Foundation.The collection has been digitized and is available at...
Dates: 1944 - 2001

Ernest W. Goodpasture Papers

 Collection
Identifier: EBL-0029
Abstract Personal papers of pathologist Ernest Goodpasture, best known for his method of growing uncontaminated viruses in chick embryos. Dr. Goodpasture was Chair of Pathology at Vanderbilt from 1924-1955 and Dean of the School of Medicine from 1945-1949. Materials include: Chronological Correspondence 1915-60, Subject Correspondence, Alphabetical Correspondence, grants, committee work, reprints, research notes, typescripts and manuscripts of speeches and papers, photographs, audio recordings, and...
Dates: 1909 - 1988

Dorothy M. Horstmann biographical file

 Collection
Identifier: EBL-0340
Abstract

Biographical file includes obituary and excerpts from Vanderbilt University School of Medicine: The Story in Pictures From Its Beginning to 1963.

Dates: 1940 - 2003

Robert H. Hutcheson biographical file

 Collection
Identifier: EBL-588
Abstract

Biographical file includes news clipping.

Dates: 1957 - 1957

Joseph Jones (1833-1896) biographical file

 Collection
Identifier: EBL-0611
Abstract

Biographical file includes a Tennessee Historical Quarterly biographical article by Dr. Robert W. Ikard entitled "The Short and Stormy Nashville Career of Joseph Jones, Tennessee's First Public Health Officer.'

Dates: 1989 - 1989

Paul Dudley Lamson (1884-1962) biographical file

 Collection
Identifier: EBL-0639
Abstract

Biographical file includes CV, several academic journal reprints, news clippings, obituary, event programs, many photographs, correspondence, and other biographical information.

Dates: 1939 - 2002

Waller S. Leathers (1874-1946) biographical file

 Collection
Identifier: EBL-0849
Abstract

Biographical file includes photographs, correspondence, news clippings, articles, a booklet on Leathers' involvement with the Rockefeller Foundation, and other biographical information.

Dates: 1921 - 1946

William Litterer, Jr. (1879-1945) biographical file

 Collection
Identifier: EBL-0657
Abstract

Biographical file includes photograph, Vanderbilt directory information/records, numerous letters of correspondence, and other Litterer Family biographical information.

Dates: 1915 - 1945

Henry E. Meleney (1887-1970) biographical file

 Collection
Identifier: EBL-0707
Abstract

Biographical file includes scholarly articles, bibliographic citations, photographs, and a generous amount of correspondence.

Dates: 1933 - 2004

Robert Wallace Noyes (b.1919) biographical file

 Collection
Identifier: EBL-0743
Abstract

Biographical file includes newspaper clippings.

Dates: 1961 - 1962

Robert W. Quinn (1913-1999) biographical file

 Collection
Identifier: EBL-0810
Abstract

Biographical file includes photographs of Dr. Quinn, his family, his medical school class, and his automobiles; correspondence from colleagues; newspaper clippings; RXs and articles from the VUMC Reporter; reprinted journal articles; obituaries; a copy of his medical license; telegram; letters; and greeting cards from friends.

Dates: 1928 - 1999

Harold R. Sandstead (1904-1955) biographical file

 Collection
Identifier: EBL-0851
Abstract

Biographical file includes photograph, nutrition surveys, biographical articles, correspondence, and CV.

Dates: 1949 - 1971

William Anderson Spickard, Jr. Papers

 Collection
Identifier: EBL-1020
Abstract

Professional papers in electronic format of W. Anderson Spickard Jr., MD, physician and medical educator of Nashville, TN. Also print copyies of his journal publications, and books are contained in the colletion.

Dates: 2004 - 2009

Olin West Papers

 Collection
Identifier: EBL-0086
Abstract

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.

Dates: 1898 - 1922

Olin West, Sr. (1874-1952) biographical file

 Collection
Identifier: EBL-0940
Abstract

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.

Dates: 18900 - 1992

 

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