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Bayer, David Scott (1908-

 Collection
Identifier: 269
Abstract Unpublished paper entitled "The Development of the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology Vanderbilt Medical School 1925-1985," dated November 1986.
Dates: 1925 - 1986

John C. Burch biographical file

 Collection
Identifier: EBL-0227
Abstract Biographical file contains numerous photographs and reprints, a news clippings, brochures, and other biographical information.
Dates: 1900 - 1977

Lucius E. Burch Papers

 Collection
Identifier: EBL-0012
Abstract Personal papers of Lucius Burch, Vanderbilt alumnus, Dean of the Medical School and chair of the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology. This collection consists primarily of Burch's diaries covering the period 1921-1959, also includes some family correspondence, newspaper clippings, and photographs.
Dates: 1818 - 1959

Burnett, Lonnie S. (1927-

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

Cannon, Richard Overton (1918-2006)

 Collection
Identifier: 403
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

Carl S. McMurray (1896-1957) biographical file

 Collection
Identifier: EBL-0753
Abstract Biographical file includes obituary clipping.
Dates: 1957 - 1957

Amos Christie Papers

 Collection
Identifier: EBL-0015
Abstract Personal papers of Amos Christie, pediatrician, child health advocate, beloved Vanderbilt professor, and humanitarian. Dr. Christie is best known for his research in histoplasmosis, known as the "Vanderbilt disease," but he was also instrumental in integrating Vanderbilt's pediatrics ward in the late 1940s. Materials include: correspondence; biographical material; manuscripts and speeches; reprints; and personal and professional subject files.
Dates: 1930 - 1984

Amos U. Christie biographical file

 Collection
Identifier: EBL-0224
Abstract Biographical file contains newspaper clippings, articles, correspondence, reprints, writings, and photographs.
Dates: 1902 - 1986

Cowden, Charles Norris (1864-1933)

 Collection
Identifier: 436
Abstract File contains one biographical journal entry.
Dates: 1934 - 1934

Cullen, Thomas Stephen (1868-1953)

 Collection
Identifier: 439
Abstract Biographical file contains several photographs and some correspodence regarding former Chancellor James H. Kirkland and Vanderbilt School of Medicine.
Dates: 1933 - 1940

David Rabin (1934-1984) biographical file

 Collection
Identifier: EBL-0811
Abstract Biographical file includes several newspaper clippings regarding both the research of male contraceptives and that of family, colleague photographs, reprinted medical journal articles, correspondence, and CV.
Dates: 1980 - 1990

Doris Orwin (1899-1969) biographical file

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Identifier: EBL-0760
Abstract Biographical file contains newspaper clippings.
Dates: 1964 - 1969

Douglas, Richard 'Dixie' (1860-1908)

 Collection
Identifier: 467
Abstract Biographical file includes photographs, negatives, memoirs, magazine article, biographical accounts, correspondence, notes, and other information.
Dates: 1891 - 1994

Dozier, Willoughby, Jr. (1867-1959)

 Collection
Identifier: 470
Abstract Biographical file includes two obituaries.
Dates: 1959 - 1959

Frank E. Whitacre (1897-1971) biographical file

 Collection
Identifier: EBL-0943
Abstract File contains Nashville Banner article on Dr. Whitacre's appointment to Head of OB/GYN at Nashville General Hospital in 1960, and Nashville Banner article on Dr. Whitacre's being honored by collegues at Hillwood Dinner in 1966.
Dates: 1960 - 1966

Guy Sydney McClellan biographical file

 Collection
Identifier: EBL-0675
Abstract Biographical file includes obituary clippings.
Dates: 1978 - 1978

William D. Haggard, Jr. Papers

 Collection
Identifier: EBL-0032
Abstract Personal papers of surgeon and Vanderbilt professor William D. Haggard, Jr. Materials include: correspondence; biographical material; Senate testimony; clippings; photographs; brochures and pamphlets; reprints; manuscripts; speeches; case studies; awards and certificates; and scrapbooks. Correspondents include: Max Thorek, W. W. Keen, Charles H. Mayo. Dr. Haggard was president of the American Medical Association and the Southern Surgical Association.
Dates: 1918 - 1940

Haggard, William David, Jr. (1872-1940)

 Collection
Identifier: 537
Abstract Biographical file includes several photographs, collection guides, sketches, articles, news clipping, and other biographical information on both Dr. Haggard and his father.
Dates: 1901 - 1988

John W. Simpson (1906-2007) biographical file

 Collection
Identifier: EBL-0878
Abstract Biographical file includes correspondence, postcard, engraved admission cards, and a medical class ticket.
Dates: 1839 - 1992

Johnson, James W. (b.1932)

 Collection
Identifier: 603
Abstract Biographical file includes award reprint.
Dates: 1993 - 1993

 

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