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Alan D. Cherrington biographical file

Identifier: EBL-1036
Abstract Biographical file contains a feature article about Dr. Cherrington from the VUMC Reporter.
Dates: 2004 - 2004

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

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

Byrd, Benjamin Franklin, Sr.

Identifier: 399
Abstract File includes several newspaper clippings and Vanderbilt Directory biographical data.
Dates: 1954 - 1996

Charles Rawlinson 'Rollo' Park (b.1916) biographical file

Identifier: EBL-0772
Abstract Biographical file includes memoirs from Agnes Bevan Park, newspaper clippings, photographs ,academic journal articles, CV, and other biographical information.
Dates: 1921 - 1980

Harriette Chick Collection

Identifier: EBL-0014
Abstract Biographical material relating to British nutritionist Harriette Chick. Dr. Chick was best known for her research on vitamins and rickets during the first half of the twentieth century. Material includes: correspondence with E. Neige Todhunter; reprints, obituaries, and photographs.
Dates: 1948 - 1977

Earl W. Sutherland collection

Identifier: EBL-0995
Abstract newspaper clippings, memorabilia, reprints, articles, letters, and photographs
Dates: 1969 - 1986

Felts, Philip Wyatt (1931-1992)

Identifier: 488
Abstract Biographical file includes a wealth of photographs, negatives, event program, obituaries, a generous number of newspaper and magazine clippings, academic articles, curriculum vitae, and correspondence.
Dates: 1977 - 1992

Garrey, Walter Eugene (1874-1951)

Identifier: 521
Abstract Biographical file includes photographs, obituaries, academic article, and other biographical information.
Dates: 1945 - 1951

Herrington, J. Lynwood (1919-2004)

Identifier: 564
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

Jacques Loeb biographical file

Identifier: EBL-0666
Abstract Biographical file includes a copy of the Jacques Loeb Memorial Volume of The Journal of General Physiology, dated September 1928.
Dates: 1928 - 1928

Jane Harting Park (b.1925) biographical file

Identifier: EBL-0771
Abstract Biographical file includes newspaper clippings.
Dates: 1961 - 1989

John Ward Patterson (1916-2006) biographical file

Identifier: EBL-0777
Abstract Biographical file includes photographs and several newspaper clippings.
Dates: 1958 - 1963

King, Charles Edwin

Identifier: 622
Abstract Biographical file includes photographs and correspondence.
Dates: 1920 - 1926

Knight, Vernon (b.1917)

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

H.C. Raymond Meng Papers

Identifier: EBL-0046
Abstract Personal papers of nutritionist and China native H.C. Raymond Meng (1917-2002) who was professor at Vanderbilt from 1946-1988. Materials include slides, reference material, correspondence, manuscripts, research.
Dates: 1948 - 2002

Meng, Hsien Chang (1917-2002)

Identifier: 711
Abstract Biographical file includes photographs, newspaper clippings, obituary, memorial program, reprints, CV, and other biographical information.
Dates: 1957 - 2002

Millikan, Glenn Allan (1906-1947)

Identifier: 718
Abstract Biographical file includes photographs, negatives, meeting notes, obituaries, memorial service booklet, academic journal articles, newspaper articles, and correspondence.
Dates: 1947 - 2001

Helen Swift Mitchell Papers

Identifier: EBL-0049
Abstract Personal papers of Helen Swift Mitchell 1895-1984), nutritionist and physiologist. Materials include: correspondence; biographical material; clippings; reprints; nutrition survey materials; and subject files on Pavlov and Mendel.
Dates: 1920 - 1978

John R. Murlin Papers

Identifier: EBL-0054
Abstract Personal papers of John R. Murlin (1874-1960), nutritionist and pioneer in insulin research. Materials include: Correspondence 1927-1955. Correspondents include Charles C. Thomas, Grace Vincent, George Cargill, H.S. Mitchell, H.C. Sherman, and H.H. Mitchell. Material on history of AIN; manuscripts; speeches; AIN minutes, by-laws, membership and applicant lists; bibliography of Murlin. This collection is part of the AIN Archives.
Dates: 1927 - 1956

Robert L. Post (b.1920) biographical file

Identifier: EBL-0805
Abstract Biographical file includes CV and photographs.
Dates: 1920 - 1999


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