George K. Sr. Carpenter Biographical File

Summary Information

Carpenter, George K. Sr.
Repository
VUMC Historical Images and Biographies
Title
George K. Sr. Carpenter Biographical File
Date [inclusive]
1958 - 1969
Extent
0.1 Cubic feet
Abstract
Biographical file includes a newspaper clipping and correspondence related to the history of Vanderbilt University School of Medicine during the 1910s.

Preferred Citation

Carpenter, George K. Sr.. Eskind Biomedical Library Special Collections, Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Nashville, TN.

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Historical or Biographical Note

Dr. George K. Carpenter Sr., a native of Nashville and a graduate of Vanderbilt University School of Medicine ('19), was an associate professor of clinical orthopaedic surgery at Meharry Medical College during the 1950s and 1960s. During World War II, he was chief of orthopaedic surgery at Halloran General Hospital in Staten Island, New York.

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Administrative Information

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Reproduction Rights

Copyright is retained by the authors of items in these papers, or their descendants, as stipulated by United States copyright law.

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Subject Headings

Other Keywords - Digital Library Subjects

  • Meharry Medical College
  • Orthopedics
  • Vanderbilt Alumni
  • VUMC History

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