Otey James Porter Biographical File

Summary Information

Repository
VUMC Historical Images and Biographies
Title
Otey James Porter Biographical File
Date [inclusive]
1900 - 1925
Extent
0.0 Cubic feet
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.

Preferred Citation

Porter, Otey James. Eskind Biomedical Library Special Collections, Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Nashville, TN.

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Historical or Biographical Note

Otey James Porter, M.D., served as president of the Middle Tennessee Medical Association in 1914. A physician based out of Columbia, Tennessee, Porter relayed an address at a public meeting for the association, entitled "The Social Cankers."

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Administrative Information

Notes about Access to this Collection

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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

  • Medicine
  • Tennessee History

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