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Title: 

R. Wallace Billington

Subject: 

VUMC History, Vanderbilt Alumni, Orthopedics, Military Medicine

Description: 

Dr. Wallace Billington (1880-1962) was Nashville's first orthopedic surgeon. He attended Vanderbilt University, two years in academic study and four years in the School of Medicine, graduating in 1906. Billington taught orthopedic surgery at Vanderbilt in 1911, continuing to teach as lecturer, adjunct professor, and professor until his retirement in 1950, when he became professor emeritus.

For more information please see the Finding Aid for R. Wallace Billington.

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Creator: 

Dickerson Studios

Source: 

Eskind Biomedical Library Special Collections Photographic Archive

Rights: 

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

Type: 

Still Image

Original Format: 

Photographic print   

Physical Dimensions: 

4.5 in. x 6.5 in.   

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Citation: 

Dickerson Studios, “R. Wallace Billington,” VUMC Through Time, accessed November 28, 2014, https://www.mc.vanderbilt.edu/throughtime/items/show/2118.


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