Joe W. Grisham Papers
Collection Number 30

Summary Information

Joe W. Grisham
Repository
EBL Manuscripts Collection
Creator
Grisham, Joe W.
Title
Joe W. Grisham Papers
Date [inclusive]
1953 - 1997
Extent
0.33 Cubic feet
Abstract
Personal papers of pathologist and Vanderbilt alumnus Joe W. Grisham. These materials consist of lecture notes taken from VUSM Pathology courses, correspondence with Dr. E. W. Goodpasture and Dr. Robert Collins, and a copy of Dr. Grisham's curriculum vitae.

Preferred Citation

Joe W. Grisham Papers. Eskind Biomedical Library Special Collections, Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Nashville, TN.

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Historical or Biographical Note

Dr. Joe W. Grisham (1931- ) is a pathologist and Vanderbilt alumnus. He received his BA in Chemistry (1953) and his MD (1957) from Vanderbilt University. He then interned at the Washington University School of Medicine from 1957-1960. Then at Washington University Dr. Grisham was an instructor in pathology (1960-1961), an Assistant Professor (1961-1967), an Associate Professor (1967-1969), and a Professor of Pathology and Anatomy (1969-1973). He also served as a Lieutenant Commander for the U.S. Naval Reserve from 1961-1963. During his time at Washington University, Dr. Grisham was an Assistant Pathologist (1961-1972) and Associate Pathologist (1972-1973) at the Barnes and Allied Hospitals. In 1973 he left Washington University to become a Professor of Pathology and Medicine and Chair of the Department of Pathology at the University of North Carolina.

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Collection Scope and Content Summary

Personal papers of pathologist and Vanderbilt alumnus Joe W. Grisham. These materials consist of lecture notes taken from VUSM Pathology courses, correspondence with Dr. E. W. Goodpasture and Dr. Robert Collins, and a copy of Dr. Grisham's curriculum vitae.

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Administrative Information

Notes about Access to this Collection

All collections are subject to applicable VUMC privacy and confidentiality policies. Collection specific restrictions: No Restrictions.

Reproduction Rights

Copyright is retained by Eskind Biomedical Library Special Collections.

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Subject Headings

Personal Name(s)

  • Grisham, Joe W.

Other Keywords - Digital Library Subjects

  • Pathology
  • Vanderbilt Alumni

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Collection Inventory

Series 01: Course Notes  

Box Folder

Pathology lecture notes (Dr.Shapiro) September 30, 1953 - February 25, 1954

1 1

Bacteriology lecture notes (Dr. Randall) September 30, 1953 - December 5, 1953

1 2

Parasitology lecture notes (Dr. Keller) December 7, 1953 - February 25, 1954

1 3

Surgical Pathology lecture notes (Dr. McSwain) October 4, 1955 - April 24, 1956

1 4

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Series 02: Correspondence  

Box Folder

Correspondence between Joe Grisham and Ernest Goodpasture October 30 and November 2, 1956 regarding internships in Pathology

1 5

Correspondence between Joe Grisham and Robert Collins February 21, 1997 regarding the donation of papers to the Medical Archives

1 6

Correspondence between Robert Collins and Mary Teloh February 27 and March 3, 1997 regarding the donation of Joe Grisham's papers to the Medical Archives

1 8

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Series 03: Curriculum Vitae  

Box Folder

Curriculum Vitae dated December 1996

1 7

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