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Abstract Photographs, scrapbooks, unpublished reports, awards, and reunion material relating to the 300th General Hospital Unit, Vanderbilt's Medical Unit in World War II that served in Italy and North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

A.B. Learned (1869-1961) biographical file

 Collection
Identifier: EBL-0644
Abstract Biographical file includes photograph, obituary, correspondence, and news clippings.
Dates: 1949 - 2002

Addison Beecher Scoville, Jr. (1914-1998) biographical file

 Collection
Identifier: EBL-0863
Abstract Biographical file includes photographs, newspaper clippings, journal reprints, CV, PBS "Hard Choices," and articles from AAMC/GPA News and Comment, MEDCOM, VUMC Register, and the Medical Report.
Dates: 1958 - 1998

Benton Adkins biographical file

 Collection
Identifier: EBL-0192
Abstract Many photographs, newspaper clippings, faculty information form, CV, news releases from Vanderbilt University Office of Public Information, reprints of articles on surgery authored by Dr. Adkins.
Dates: 1977 - 2003

Alan D. Cherrington biographical file

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

Alan Frederick Moore biographical file

 Collection
Identifier: EBL-1025
Abstract Biographical file contains notices and obituary of Dr. Moore.
Dates: 2008 - 2008

Albert Brant Lipscomb biographical file

 Collection
Identifier: EBL-0665
Abstract Biographical file includes obituary clippings.
Dates: 1996 - 1996

Albert Weinstein (1905-1963) biographical file

 Collection
Identifier: EBL-0929
Abstract File contains resident physician photograph 1933-1935, other photographs of Dr. Weinstein, newspaper article from the Tennessean on Arthritis Sufferers, and obituarary
Dates: 1933 - 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

Alma Gault (1891-1981) biographical file

 Collection
Identifier: EBL-0768
Abstract biographical material, correspondence, newspaper clippings, ANA Hall of Fame Application for Alma Gault
Dates: 1944 - 1981

William Lewis Alsobrook biographical file

 Collection
Identifier: EBL-0260
Abstract Obituary newspaper clippings for Dr. Alsobrook.
Dates: 1967 - 1967

Alyce Evelyn Young (1914-1980) biographical file

 Collection
Identifier: EBL-0975
Abstract File contains Nashville Banner article on Alyce Young's retirement, a photograph, an a photocopy of a page of History of Surgery at Vanderbilt University.
Dates: 1980 - 1997

Ammon Buist Litterer biographical file

 Collection
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

Amy Frances Brown biographical file

 Collection
Identifier: EBL-1080
Abstract File includes two photographs, a scholarly chapter on nursing education, and other biographical information.
Dates: 1962 - 1972

Andrea Carroll biographical file

 Collection
Identifier: EBL-1093
Abstract Biographical file contains several photographs, compact discs, and newspaper articles.
Dates: 2004 - 2004

Anne Jeanne Sweeney (1914-1984) biographical file

 Collection
Identifier: EBL-0886
Abstract photographs and inforamation on Anne Sweeney
Dates: 1984 - 1984

Sara Katherine Layton Archer biographical file

 Collection
Identifier: EBL-0248
Abstract This file includes several newspaper clippings about Dr. Archer's time at Vanderbilt, especially focusing on her position as Dean of the Vanderbilt School of Nursing.
Dates: 1969 - 1982

Archibald Cathey Waters (1870-1924) biographical file

 Collection
Identifier: EBL-0925
Abstract File contains miscelleaneous items belonging to Dr. Waters including special stamp for dispensing opium, class notes for Dr. William L. Nichol dated 1897, notes on artifacts donated by Joe Hanson, that belonged to Dr. Waters.
Dates: 1897 - 1993

Arthur J. Sutherland (1910-1995) biographical file

 Collection
Identifier: EBL-0885
Abstract Obiturary notice for Dr. Sutherland
Dates: 1995 - 1995

 

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