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Crawford W. Adams biographical file

 Collection
Identifier: EBL-0206
Abstract Photos, newspaper clippings, published article about medical fore-edge decorations and paintings, CV.
Dates: 1947 - 2003

William C. Alford, Jr. biographical file

 Collection
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

Benjamin Franklin Byrd, III biographical file

 Collection
Identifier: EBL-1090
Abstract Biographical file contains a curriculum vitae of Dr. B F Byrd III.
Dates: 2006 - 2010

Robert J. Boucek biographical file

 Collection
Identifier: EBL-0307
Abstract Biographical file includes curriculum vitae, news clippings, academic article and correspondence.
Dates: 1979 - 1991

Cate, William Robert (1894-1973)

 Collection
Identifier: 411
Abstract File includes obituaries, photographs, a autobiography of Dr. and Mrs. Cate written by Mrs. Cate and edited and enlarged by their daughter, Betty Bruce Cate Collins, and other biographical information.
Dates: 1970 - 1996

Elliot Voss Newman (1914-1973) biographical file

 Collection
Identifier: EBL-0739
Abstract Biographical file includes numerous newspaper articles and clippings, photographs, publications, CV, correspondence, and other biographical information.
Dates: 1945 - 1977

Harvey W. Bender biographical file

 Collection
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

Gottlieb C. Friesinger, II biographical file

 Collection
Identifier: EBL-0202
Abstract Biographical file includes photographs, numerous newspaper and magazine articles, reprints, press releases, curriculm vitae, obituraries, and an unpublished manuscript.
Dates: 1971 - 2012

Frist, Thomas Fearn, Sr. (1913-1998)

 Collection
Identifier: 514
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

Harrison, Tinsley Randolph, Sr. (1900-1978)

 Collection
Identifier: 550
Abstract Biographical file includes several photographs, negatives, news and magazine clippings, recollections, academic papers, correspondence, Harrison papers collection inventory, convocation program, and other biographical information.
Dates: 1925 - 1993

Kennedy, J. Allen

 Collection
Identifier: 620
Abstract Biographical file includes photograph.
Dates: 1940 - 1941

Laurence A. Grossman 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

George R. Meneely biographical file

 Collection
Identifier: EBL-0244
Abstract Biographical file includes newspaper clippings about Dr. Meneely as well as obituaries.
Dates: 1943 - 1961

Elliott Voss Newman Papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: EBL-0056
Abstract Personal papers of cardiologist Elliott Voss Newman, (1914-1973), who was also a pioneer in the field of biomedical informatics. Materials include: correspondence; appointment calendars; speeches; manuscripts; publications; files on organizations and clubs, and Vanderbilt Clinical Research Center; syllabi; and laboratory records. Correspondents include: Bruce C. Sinclair-Smith, Charles Colter, Oscar Crofford, Philip Felts, Paul D. White, and Albert Weinstein.
Dates: 1950 - 1972

Norman E. Shumway (1923-2006) biographical file

 Collection
Identifier: EBL-0877
Abstract Biographical file includes photographs, Vanderbilt Magazine, reprinted journal articles, American Association for the Advancement of Science, newspaper clippings, VUMC Reporter articles, CV, obituary, and a DVD and cassette video interview (1 hour in length).
Dates: 1970 - 2006

Harry L. Page, Jr. Papers

 Collection
Identifier: EBL-1205
Abstract This collection is largely a grouping selected correspondence and reports compiled by Dr. Page to assist in the preparation of his autobiographical memoir One Heart at a Time: Thanks for the Memories published in 2007. The collection primarily documents the establishment and development of a Cardiac catheterization lab at St. Thomas Hospital in Nashville from its inception in 1966 to 1977. The collection also contains a copy of the memoir, as well as later...
Dates: 1966 - 2012

Paul W. Sanger (1906-1968) biographical file

 Collection
Identifier: EBL-0846
Abstract Biographical file includes a photograph and Southern Surgical Association annual meeting transactions from 1968.
Dates: 1968 - 1968

Robert C. Schlant (1929-2002) biographical file

 Collection
Identifier: EBL-0858
Abstract Biographical file includes an editorial on Schlant as well as a biographical profile by the Journal of Clinical Cardiology.
Dates: 1999 - 2003

Schillig, Stephen (1927-2001)

 Collection
Identifier: 352
Abstract Biographical file includes obituaries for both Dr. Schillig and his daughter, Ms. Ruth Schillig.
Dates: 2001 - 2001

W. David Strayhorn, Sr. Collection

 Collection
Identifier: EBL-0080
Abstract Collection of selected correspondence of Dr. W. David Strayhorn, Sr. who was a physician, cardiologist, and teacher associaed with the Vanderiblt School of Medicine and Hostpital. Correspondents include: Alfred Blalock, C. Sidney Burwell, R.H. Kampmeier, H.J. Morgan, J.B. Youmans, and John W. Patterson.
Dates: 1940 - 1970

 

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