Tennessee History

 Subject
Subject Source: Scdl

Found in 72 Collections and/or Records:

John Kennerly Farris biographical file

 Collection
Identifier: EBL-489
Abstract File includes genealogical and biographical information.
Dates: 2002 - 2002

Thomas Fearn Frist, Sr. (1913-1998) biographical file

 Collection
Identifier: EBL-514
Abstract Biographical file includes photographs (including slides of Dr. Frist and Dr. John A. Oates) numerous news clippings, press release, speech, and other biographical information.
Dates: 1978 - 1998

Frist, Thomas Fearn, Sr. (1913-1998)

 Digital Record
Identifier: 514
Dates: 1978 - 1998

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

Laurence A. Grossman (1917-2006) biographical file

 Collection
Identifier: EBL-1007
Abstract Biographical file contains an obituary and an extensive article about Dr. Grossman's accomplishments published by St. Thomas Hospital in the 1990s.
Dates: 1990 - 2006

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

 Collection
Identifier: EBL-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

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

 Digital Record
Identifier: 537
Dates: 1901 - 1988

Paul Francis Hahn (1908-1967) biographical file

 Collection
Identifier: EBL-1137
Abstract Biographical file includes obituary, academic article, and correspondence.
Dates: 1957 - 2003

Hahn, Paul Francis (1908-1967)

 Digital Record
Identifier: 1137
Dates: 1957 - 2003

David Morris Harding Family Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MSS.0857
Overview This collection is primarily composed of business and personal receipts of David Morris Harding and his wife, Fanny Gieves Harding, from the early 19th century. It also includes a few letters, account statements and books, land records/surveys, and miscellaneous notes. David Morris Harding is the Uncle of William Giles Harding of Belle Meade Plantation.
Dates: 1797 - 1869

Oscar S. Hauk (b.1884) biographical file

 Collection
Identifier: EBL-557
Abstract Biographical file includes a news clipping and a section of a 1961 Nashville Tennessean Magazine.
Dates: 1959 - 1961

J. Lynwood Herrington (1919-2004) biographical file

 Collection
Identifier: EBL-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

Herrington, J. Lynwood (1919-2004)

 Digital Record
Identifier: 564
Dates: 1953 - 1998

Edward Dickson Hicks Family Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MSS.0855
Overview The E.D. Hicks Family Papers collection contains the personal and buisness records of the Hicks family. The collection spans the life of four generations of the Hicks family. The Hicks family was a prominent cattle farm owning family in Nashville, Tennessee. The majority of this collection's materials focus on the 2nd and 4th generations of the family.
Dates: 1798 - 1975

J. William Hillman (1921-1970) biographical file

 Collection
Identifier: EBL-567
Abstract Biographical file includes compact disc, CV, photograph, news clippings, Harris-Hillman School information and brochures, obituary, and other biographical information.
Dates: 1966 - 2000

Hillman, J. William (1921-1970)

 Digital Record
Identifier: 567
Dates: 1966 - 2000

Frank Hollowell (1838-1891) biographical file

 Collection
Identifier: EBL-578
Abstract Biographical file includes a memorial entry from the Tennessee Medical Society Transaction, 1891.
Dates: 1891 - 1891

Robert H. Hutcheson biographical file

 Collection
Identifier: EBL-588
Abstract Biographical file includes news clipping.
Dates: 1957 - 1957

John Berrien Lindsley

 Digital Record
Identifier: 41

Joseph Jones (1833-1896) biographical file

 Collection
Identifier: EBL-611
Abstract Biographical file includes a Tennessee Historical Quarterly biographical article by Dr. Robert W. Ikard entitled "The Short and Stormy Nashville Career of Joseph Jones, Tennessee's First Public Health Officer.'
Dates: 1989 - 1989

 

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