John Marshall Salyer Biographical File

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John Marshall Salyer Biographical File
Date [inclusive]
1953 - 1991
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Biographical file includes correspondence and photographs of Salyer's army career, as well as photographs with colleagues, Salyer's memoirs of the 73rd Evacuation Unit, newspaper clippings, a program of a reception honoring Salyer, a card, CV, and a letter from Mrs. Dwight D. Eisenhower.

Preferred Citation

Salyer, John Marshall (1911-. Eskind Biomedical Library Special Collections, Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Nashville, TN.

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Historical or Biographical Note

John Marshall Salyer, M.D., graduated from Vanderbilt University School of Medicine in 1938 and served his residency there the same year. Salyer served with the 73rd Evacuation Unit of the United States Army, retiring with the rank of Colonel. His medical specialities include cardiothoracic surgery, thoracic surgery, and vascular surgery.

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Subject Headings

Other Keywords - Digital Library Subjects

  • Military Medicine
  • Surgery
  • Vanderbilt Alumni

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