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Oswald T. Avery biographical file

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Identifier: EBL-0210
Abstract Many photographs, including photos of important medals won by Dr. Avery; register for Oswald Avery Papers which are held by the Tennessee State Library and Archives; obituaries; memorial tributes; CV; professional articles; correspondence with his brother,Roy Avery; unpublished article about Dr. Avery authored by Robert Collins, MD.
Dates: 1877 - 1955

Blaser, Martin Jack (1948-

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Identifier: 280
Abstract Biographical file includes a wealth of newspaper clippings and academic articles addressing Dr. Blaser's research, a curriculum vitae, a Vanderbilt press release, a number of Blaser's own articles, some television news transcripts, correspondence, and photographs.
Dates: 1988 - 2000

Thomas Butler biographical file

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Identifier: EBL-0310
Abstract Biographical file includes two national magazine articles.
Dates: 2003 - 2003

Couch, Robert B.

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Identifier: 431
Abstract Biographical file includes two photographs.
Dates: 1960 - 1961

David Elliot Rogers (1926-1994) biographical file

 Collection
Identifier: EBL-0832
Abstract Biographical file includes several magazine articles and newspaper clippings, a wealth of photographs, DVD, memorials, a CV, obituaries, a copy of 'Vanderbilt Alumnus' (Jan./Feb. 1968), and a memorial pamphlet from the New York Academy of Medicine (March 30, 1995).
Dates: 1959 - 1994

Denny, Floyd W., Jr. (1924-2001)

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Identifier: 460
Abstract Biographical file includes two photographs and an obituary.
Dates: 2001 - 2001

Des Prez, Roger M. (1929-2009)

 Collection
Identifier: 459
Abstract Biographical file includes curriculum vitae, photographs, obituary, clippings and other biographical information.
Dates: 1977 - 2009

Edwin M. Ory biographical file

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Identifier: EBL-0761
Abstract Biographical file contains photograph.
Dates: 1947 - 1948

Flexner, Simon (1863-1946)

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Identifier: 501
Abstract Biographical file includes Rockefeller Institute for Medical Research 'Memorial Meeting for Simon Flexner' booklets, 1943 Science journal testimonial article, and other biographical information.
Dates: 1943 - 1946

Joseph Goldberger Papers

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Identifier: EBL-0027
Abstract Personal papers of epidemiologist and infectious disease specialist Joseph Goldberger, Materials include correspondence, notebooks, manuscripts, reports and reprints. Correspondents include: C.H. Lavinder, Fayette Dunlap, Carl Voegtlin, William P. Jacobs, W.F. Tanner, G.A. Wheeler, Mary Farrar Goldberger, Seale Harris, W.H. Sebrell, Tom D. Spies, William De Kleine, O.S. Rask, H. Jackson Davis. This collection pertains primarily to Goldberger's studies of pellagra.
Dates: 1899 - 1940

Goldberger, Joseph (1874-1929)

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Identifier: 536
Abstract Biographical file includes biographical notes, photograph, generous correspondence, news clippings, and academic journal articles.
Dates: 1914 - 1984

Ernest W. Goodpasture Papers

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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

Harris Dewitt (Pete) Riley, Jr. (1925-2010) biographical file

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Identifier: EBL-0822
Abstract Biographical file contains several reprinted journal articles on pediatric research and medical education, as well as articles from the VUMC reporter, a CD, an article on a historic plantation in Franklin, Tennessee, photographs, a biographical sketch, handwritten correspondence, student notes from 3rd Year Pediatrics Course VUSM Sept, 1946, preliminary inventory of Dr. Riley's personal papers, disk containing a CV and PDF copies of his publications, and disk containing a manuscript draft.
Dates: 1952 - 2006

Jacocks, William Picard (1877-1965)

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Identifier: 596
Abstract Biographical file includes news clippings, obituary, and photographs.
Dates: 1965 - 1965

Jobling, James Wesley

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Identifier: 598
Abstract Biographical file includes news clippings and reprints of Vanderbilt University faculty minutes.
Dates: 1914 - 1916

Rudolph H. Kampmeier Papers

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Identifier: EBL-0036
Abstract Personal papers of Vanderbilt professor Rudolph H. Kampmeier, a leading authority on physical diagnosis and sexually transmitted diseases. Dr. Kampmeier served as President of the American College of Physicians and in his retirement published books on the history of Vanderbilt Medical school and the Tennessee Medical Association. Materials include: correspondence; notebooks; manuscripts; lectures; research notes; clippings; photos and slides; reprints of Vanderbilt staff; biographical material;...
Dates: 1909 - 1990

Knight, Vernon (b.1917)

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Identifier: 633
Abstract Biographical file includes news clippings and a 1958 National Tuberculosis Association publication.
Dates: 1958 - 1959

Koenig, M. Glenn (1931-1972)

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Identifier: 634
Abstract Biographical file includes obituary and information on the Koenig Visiting Professorship of Medicine.
Dates: 1972 - 1972

Melly, Marian Ann (1927-1986)

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Identifier: 708
Abstract Biographical file includes correspondence, memorial program, news clippings, photographs, and obituary.
Dates: 1976 - 1986

Robert Quinn Papers

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Identifier: EBL-0064
Abstract Papers of Robert Quinn, Vanderbilt professor (1952-1978). The collection consists primarily of reprints, but includes one folder of material concerning the Vanderbilt Family Clinic including: correspondence, memos, statistics, reports, forms, questionnaires, patient lists, and administrative guidelines.
Dates: 1932 - 1980

 

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