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Billy Brownlow Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS-2519

This collection contains two items, a book cover and spine and a letter. The textbook, Plant and Spherical Trigonometry with Tables by Passand, belonged to Billy Brownlow (via William Fulton, Jr.); and the letter was to Billy from Evelyn Barrett as thanks for lending the book to her.

Dates

  • circa 1936

Conditions Governing Access

Collections are stored offsite, and a minimum of 2 business days are needed to retrieve these items for use. Researchers interested in consulting any of the collections are advised to contact Special Collections.

Conditions Governing Use

The copyright interests in this collection remain with the creator. For more information, contact the Special Collections Library.

Extent

0.1 Linear Feet

Abstract

This collection contains two items, a book cover and spine and a letter. The textbook, Plant and Spherical Trigonometry with Tables by Passand, belonged to Billy Brownlow (via William Fulton, Jr.); and the letter was to Billy from Evelyn Barrett as thanks for lending the book to her.

Biographical/Historical Note

William Gannaway Brownlow, III, son of John F. Brownlow, was born October 9, 1918, in Knoxville, Tennessee. He attended Knoxville High School and in 1941 graduated as a finance major from the University of Tennessee with a BS in Business Administration. He married Mary Nell Greer (1922-2006). Brownlow died at the age of 39 on December 11th, 1957.

Arrangement

Collection consists of a single folder.

Acquisition Note

Collection is property of the UT Special Collections Library.

Repository Details

Part of the Betsey B. Creekmore Special Collections and University Archives, The University of Tennessee, Knoxville Repository

Contact:
The University of Tennessee, Knoxville
Knoxville TN 37996 USA
865-974-4480