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Abstract Photographs, scrapbooks, unpublished reports, awards, and reunion material relating to the 300th General Hospital Unit, Vanderbilt's Medical Unit in World War II that served in Italy and North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

Daniel Abbey biographical file

 Collection
Identifier: EBL-0185
Abstract One folder of correspondence between Dr. Daniel Abbey's son (Stanton T. Abbey) and Rudolph Kampmeier regarding the donation to the Medical School of Dr. Abbey's University of Nashville diploma (Dr. of Medicine) granted in 1855 and signed by the Medical faculty. A copy of the diploma along with a translation are included in the folder.
Dates: 1855 - 1959

Joseph H. Akeroyd biographical file

 Collection
Identifier: EBL-0214
Abstract One photograph circa 1934, taken when Dr. Akeroyd was at Vanderbilt, and an obituary.
Dates: 1909 - 1963

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

Alice Huffman Bugel biographical file

 Collection
Identifier: EBL-1084
Abstract File contains one magazine article.
Dates: 1990 - 1990

Ammon Buist Litterer biographical file

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Identifier: EBL-0655
Abstract Biographical file includes photograph, Vanderbilt directory information/records, numerous letters of correspondence, and other Litterer Family biographical information.
Dates: 1915 - 1945

Arthur Robert Schulert (1922-1993) biographical file

 Collection
Identifier: EBL-0862
Abstract Biographical file includes an obituary and a CV.
Dates: 1968 - 1993

Theodore Austin Papers

 Collection
Identifier: EBL-0002
Abstract Personal papers of Dr. Theodore Austin, including letters, memorabilia, and photographs. The collection also includes biographical information about Dr. Austin.
Dates: 1915 - 1964

Theodore R. Austin biographical file

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Identifier: EBL-0193
Abstract Photographs and biographical materials of Dr. Austin used for an exhibition about his life and career.
Dates: 1948 - 1965

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

Ben H. Marshall biographical file

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Identifier: EBL-1029
Abstract Biographical file includes a manuscript written by Dr. Marshall's son, Ben Marshall, Jr., concerning his father's experiences as a surgeon during World War II. Copies of Dr. Marshall's original letters concerning his war experiences are included, as are many photographs.
Dates: 1942 - 1945

Berson, Robert C. (1922-

 Collection
Identifier: 276
Abstract One newspaper article, biographical information.
Dates: 1952 - 2002

Frederic T. (Josh) Billings, Jr. Papers

 Collection
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

Mary de Garmo Bryan Papers

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Identifier: EBL-0011
Abstract Personal papers of editor, dietitian, and nutrition advisor Mary de Garmo Bryan. She served as an Army dietitian in France during WWI and was a pioneer in the development of the school lunch program in the United States. Materials include: manuscripts, reprints, correspondence, pamphlets, and notes. Two copies of Dr. Bryan's dissertation are contained in the collection.
Dates: 1865 - 1974

Alice Huffman Bugel Collection

 Collection
Identifier: EBL-1213
Abstract Collection of personal recollections of Alice Huffman Bugel about her service in the 8th Evacuation Hospital during World War II Collection includes personal artifacts and memorabilia including her nurse’s uniform and accoutrements worn during her time of service in North Africa and Italy, as well as photographs, and certificates.
Dates: 1938 - 2007; Majority of material found within 1942-1950

Burnett, Lonnie S. (1927-

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Identifier: 396
Abstract File includes a photograph, negatives, curriculum vitae, news clippings, and other biographical information.
Dates: 1977 - 1995

Burns, Chester, (1937-2006)

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Identifier: 393
Abstract File includes scholarly articles, a newspaper clipping, reprints, and a biographical sketch/curriculum vitae of Dr. Burns.
Dates: 1964 - 1999

Byrd, Benjamin Franklin, Jr. (1918-2006)

 Collection
Identifier: 400
Abstract Biographical file includes photographs and negatives, several newspaper clippings,obituary, curriculum vitae, and academic articles.
Dates: 1934 - 2006

Carney, Henry Murfree (1909-2003)

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Identifier: 405
Abstract Biographical file contains photographs, negatives, newspaper and magazine articles, a notebook, and correspondence.
Dates: 1936 - 2003

Cassell, Norman M. (1923-2003)

 Collection
Identifier: 410
Abstract Biographical file includes an obituary and curriculum vitae.
Dates: 1997 - 2003

 

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