Tennessee History

Subject Source: Scdl

Found in 72 Collections and/or Records:

Rudolph Herman Kampeier (1898-1990) biographical file

Identifier: EBL-613
Abstract Flie contains newspaper clippings, articles, photographs, C.V.
Dates: 1936 - 2004

Marcus Chesley Key Collection

Identifier: EBL-1204
Abstract Collection contains records pertaining to and created by Dr. Marcus Chesley Key who practiced medicine in rural Tennessee during the early to mid 20th century. Records include diplomas, certificates, lecture notes, and ledger books that record patient visits and descrption of services rendered. The collection provides insight into the practice of medicine in a rural Southern community during the early to mid 20th century.
Dates: 1905 - 2012

James Hampton Kirkland (1859-1939) biographical file

Identifier: EBL-630
Abstract Biographical file includes numerous photographs, correspondence, event programs, speech, Kirkland's history of Medical Education at Vanderbilt, a 1933 edition of The Vanderbilt Alumnus commemorating Dr. Kirkland, and other biographical information.
Dates: 1933 - 2004

Kirkland, James Hampton (1859-1939)

 Digital Record
Identifier: 630
Dates: 1933 - 2004

Robert T. Lagemann (1912-1994) biographical file

Identifier: EBL-1144
Abstract Biographical file includes obituary.
Dates: 1994 - 1994

John Jackson Lentz, Sr. (1885-1970) biographical file

Identifier: EBL-0647
Abstract Biographical file includes obituary and biographical article.
Dates: 1970 - 1970

Louis Leroy (1874-1944) biographical file

Identifier: EBL-1148
Abstract Dr. Louis Leroy was on the faculty of the Medical Department of Vanderbilt University as Professor of Pathology and Bacteriology from 1899-1905.
Dates: 1903 - 1944

John Berrien Lindsley (1822-1897) biographical file

Identifier: EBL-0659
Abstract Biographical file includes numerous academic journal articles, programs, news clippings, a reprint photograph, Lindsley Family manuscript collection information, diary entries, family tree, and other biographical information.
Dates: 1852 - 2007

Lindsley, John Berrien (1822-1897)

 Digital Record
Identifier: 659
Dates: 1852 - 2007

John Berrien Lindsley Papers

Identifier: EBL-0041
Abstract Small collection of correspondence that belonged to John Berrien Lindsley (1822-1897), author, educator and professor at the University of Nashville, whose greatest contribution was the advancement of public health, public education, and medical education in Tennessee and the South. The collection includes letters to J.B. Lindsely, his wife, and Louise Lindsley, from various sources; one letter by Dr. Lindsley; eulogy of Dr. Lindsley by D.C. Smith; manuscript on history of Nashville medicine....
Dates: 1860 - 1906

Van Sinderen Lindsley (b.1840) biographical file

Identifier: EBL-0661
Abstract Biographical file includes photographs and reprints of biographical entries.
Dates: 1878 - 1971

Felix Grundy McGavock (1832-1897) biographical file

Identifier: EBL-679
Abstract Biographical file includes content from the Biographical and Historical Memoirs of Northeast Arkansas and from Pen and Sword: the Life and Journals of Randal W. McGavock.
Dates: 1851 - 1889

Olin West

 Digital Record
Identifier: 86

Otey James Porter biographical file

Identifier: EBL-0802
Abstract Biographical file includes a medical paper that was delivered and dated 1900, a signature on a piece of brown paper sack, and academic journal reprints.
Dates: 1900 - 1925

Harley Winfield Qualls biographical file

Identifier: EBL-1056
Abstract Biographical file contains photographs of Dr. Qualls, including two before-and-after group photographs with a dissection cadaver. The cadaver photographs are oversized and are separated from the main file.
Dates: 1912 - 1935

Felix Randolph Robertson (1781-1865) biographical file

Identifier: EBL-0828
Abstract Biographical file includes an article about Dr. Robertson being the first Nashville pediatrician, historical notes, personal bibliography, and medical journal reprints.
Dates: 1836 - 1976

Robert S. Sanders biographical file

Identifier: EBL-1044
Abstract Biographical file includes newspaper clippings, article reprints, and a copy of the biography entitled, "Dr. Seat Belt," as written by Dr. Sander's son.
Dates: 2006 - 2008

Sanders, Robert S. (1927-2006)

 Digital Record
Identifier: 1044
Dates: 2006 - 2008

John Shelby biographical file

Identifier: EBL-0873
Abstract Biographical file includes photographs, newspaper clippings, and reprints of diplomas.
Dates: 1858 - 1859

Hugh Wagner Stallworth (1882-1968) biographical file

Identifier: EBL-383
Abstract File contains photocopies of newspaper articles
Dates: 1968 - 1986


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