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James Erwin Anderson, Jr. biographical file

 Collection
Identifier: EBL-1049
Abstract

Obituary Notice of Dr. James E. Anderson, Jr.

Dates: 1934 - 2003

Archibald Charles Bailey biographical file

 Collection
Identifier: EBL-0220
Abstract

Two obituary clippings.

Dates: 1867 - 1959

Humphrey Howell Bate biographical file

 Collection
Identifier: EBL-0219
Abstract

Biographical file on Dr. Bate, including newspaper clippings, certificates, receipts, correspondence, class tickets and notes from the University of Nashville.

Dates: 1844 - 1911

Benjamin Franklin Byrd, Sr. biographical file

 Collection
Identifier: EBL-0399
Abstract

File includes several newspaper clippings and Vanderbilt Directory biographical data.

Dates: 1954 - 1996

Benjamin Hubbard Caldwell biographical file

 Collection
Identifier: EBL-0401
Abstract

File contains an article and correspondence relating to the Caldwell collection of medical instruments and artifacts.

Dates: 1997 - 2006

Richard Overton Cannon (1918-2006) biographical file

 Collection
Identifier: EBL-0403
Abstract

Biographical file includes newspaper clippings, a copy of the Tennessee Hospital Association 50th Anniversary Oral History Collection (which includes Cannon), correspondence, an obituary from VUMC Reporter, and miscellaneous anecdotes.

Dates: 1958 - 2006

Sam Lillard Clark (1898-1960) biographical file

 Collection
Identifier: EBL-1097
Abstract

Biographical file includes articles, several obituaries, many newspaper clippings, numerous photographs, negatives, correspondence, poetry, notes, and other biographical and family information. Correspondence from Vanderbilt Alum. Dr. Robert Gotcher regarding being a student of Dr. Clark's.

Dates: 1990 - 1990

Jere L. Crook (1874-1953) biographical file

 Collection
Identifier: EBL-0434
Abstract

Biographical file contains an article and an obituary.

Dates: 1949 - 1953

Paul Dewitt (1878-1952) 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 (1860-1908) biographical file

 Collection
Identifier: EBL-467
Abstract

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

Dates: 1891 - 1994

John Kennerly Farris biographical file

 Collection
Identifier: EBL-0489
Abstract

File includes genealogical and biographical information.

Dates: 2002 - 2002

Thomas Fearn Frist, Sr. (1913-1998) 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

Laurence A. Grossman (1917-2006) 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

J. Lynwood Herrington (1919-2004) biographical file

 Collection
Identifier: EBL-0564
Abstract

Biographical file includes several articles on the history of surgery, especially gastro-intestinal surgery, authored by Dr. Herrington; material on the history of medicine in Nashville; CV; original drawing by A. Rees, medical illustrator used to illustrate one of Dr. Herrington's articles; and other biographical information.

Dates: 1953 - 1998

Frank Hollowell (1838-1891) biographical file

 Collection
Identifier: EBL-0578
Abstract

Biographical file includes a memorial entry from the Tennessee Medical Society Transaction, 1891.

Dates: 1891 - 1891

Robert T. Lagemann (1912-1994) biographical file

 Collection
Identifier: EBL-1144
Abstract

Biographical file includes obituary.

Dates: 1994 - 1994

John Jackson Lentz, Sr. (1885-1970) biographical file

 Collection
Identifier: EBL-0647
Abstract

Biographical file includes obituary and biographical article.

Dates: 1970 - 1970

John Berrien Lindsley (1822-1897) biographical file

 Collection
Identifier: EBL-0659
Abstract

Biographical file includes numerous academic journal articles, programs, news clippings, a reprint photograph, Lindsley Family manuscript collection information, diary entries, family tree, and other biographical information.

Dates: 1852 - 2007

Van Sinderen Lindsley (b.1840) biographical file

 Collection
Identifier: EBL-0661
Abstract

Biographical file includes photographs and reprints of biographical entries.

Dates: 1878 - 1971

Felix Grundy McGavock (1832-1897) biographical file

 Collection
Identifier: EBL-0679
Abstract

Biographical file includes content from the Biographical and Historical Memoirs of Northeast Arkansas and from Pen and Sword: the Life and Journals of Randal W. McGavock.

Dates: 1851 - 1889

 

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