Vanderbilt University. Medical Center (VUMC) -- History

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Found in 574 Collections and/or Records:

Thomas Stephen Cullen Biographical File

 Collection — Folder 01: [Barcode: 30081049012481]
Identifier: EBL-0439

Biographical file contains several photographs and some correspodence regarding former Chancellor James H. Kirkland and Vanderbilt School of Medicine.

Dates: 1933 - 1940

Eileen Roach Cunningham Biographical File

 Collection — Folder 01: [Barcode: 30081049012465]
Identifier: EBL-0427

Biographical file includes numerous photographs, correspondence, obituaries, VUSM Library catalogs, academic journal article, negatives, card catalog entries, magazine articles, poetry, newspaper clippings, programs, and other biographical data.

Dates: 1929 - 1965

Cunningham, Eileen Roach (1894-1965)

 Digital Record
Identifier: 427
Dates: 1929 - 1965

Eileen Roach Cunningham papers

Identifier: EBL-0020
Abstract Personal papers of medical librarian Eileen Roach Cunningham, who was best known for developing the Cunningham Classification for Medical Literature in 1929. Ms. Cunningham was librarian at Vanderbilt University School of Medicine from 1929-1956 and was elected president of the Medical Library Association in 1947. The collection is arranged by subject, including various professional organizations, particularly the MLA. Other organizations include: American Library Association, Council of...
Dates: 1915 - 1965

Robert Sydney Cunningham Biographical File

 Collection — Folder 01: [Barcode: 30081049012440]
Identifier: EBL-0442

Biographical file includes photographs, telegrams, correspondence, reprints, and other biographical information.

Dates: 1936 - 1963

Cunningham, Robert Sydney (1891-1963)

 Digital Record
Identifier: 442
Dates: 1936 - 1963

W. Andrew Dale Biographical File

 Collection — Folder 01: [Barcode: 30081049012416]
Identifier: EBL-0445

Biographical file includes an obituary notice from the Surgical Science Quarterly (Spring 1993).

Dates: 1993 - 1993

John Daniel Biographical File

 Collection — Folder 01: [Barcode: 30081049012408]
Identifier: EBL-0446

Biographical file includes photographs, notes, book excerpts, obituary, and other biographical data.

Dates: 1896 - 1950

Rollin Augustus Daniel, Jr. Biographical File

 Collection — Folder 01: [Barcode: 30081049012341]
Identifier: EBL-0447

Biographical file includes photographs, newspaper clippings, curriculum vitae, academic journal articles, unpublished speech about Dr. Daniel written by Dr. Bill Stoney in 2005, reprints, and obituaries.

Dates: 1947 - 1990

Daniel, Rollin Augustus, Jr. (1908-1978)

 Digital Record
Identifier: 447
Dates: 1947 - 1990

William J. Darby Biographical File

 Collection — Folder 01: [Barcode: 30081049012366]
Identifier: EBL-0989

Biographical file includes curriculum vitae, biographical data, correspondence, reprints, writings, photographs, and newspaper clippings.

Dates: 1945 - 2007

Darby, William J. (1913-2001)

 Digital Record
Identifier: 989
Dates: 1945 - 2007

William Jefferson Darby Papers

Identifier: EBL-0240
Abstract Personal and professional papers of biochemist and nutrition leader William Jefferson Darby (1913-2001). Collection includes large section about The Nutrition Foundation. Collection is divided into three major series, Nutrition Foundation years, Vanderbilt University, and post-retirement years which includes Dr. Darby's extensive consulting for the H. J. Heinz Foundation.The collection has been digitized and is available at...
Dates: 1944 - 2001

Jack Davies Biographical File

 Collection — Folder 01: [Barcode: 30081049012333]
Identifier: EBL-0450

Biographical file includes several photographs, a generous number of news clippings, a book jacket, correspondence, notes, curriculum vitae, memorial event programs, and other biographical data.

Dates: 1963 - 2002

Davies, Jack (1919-1991)

 Digital Record
Identifier: 450
Dates: 1963 - 2002

Frances Bond Davis Biographical File

 Collection — Folder 01: [Barcode: 30081049012325]
Identifier: EBL-0452

Biographical file includes a VUMC reporter article (June 11, 1999).

Dates: 1999 - 1999

James Robertson Dawson, Jr. Biographical File

 Collection — Folder 01: [Barcode: 30081049012317]
Identifier: EBL-0453

Biographical file includes photographs, negatives, academic journal articles, an obituary, and other biographical information.

Dates: 1934 - 2002

Dawson, James Robertson, Jr, (1908-1986)

 Digital Record
Identifier: 453
Dates: 1934 - 2002

Kim Dayani Biographical File

 Collection — Folder 01: [Barcode: 30081049012754]
Identifier: EBL-0454

File contains a VUMC Reporter article (November 17, 1995) and other biographical information.

Dates: 1995 - 1995

Max Delbruck Biographical File

 Collection — Folder 01: [Barcode: 30081049012747]
Identifier: EBL-0455

Biographical file includes presentation notes, academic journal articles, obituary, bibliography, magazine articles, event program, and other biographical information.

Dates: 1957 - 1995


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