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Dean of Women Collection

 Collection
Identifier: AR-0345

This collection houses annual reports, papers, and other materials documenting the Dean of Women at the University of Tennessee.

Dates

  • 1897-1975
  • Majority of material found within 1956 - 1975

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

0.5 Linear Feet

Abstract

This collection houses annual reports, papers, and other materials documenting the Dean of Women at the University of Tennessee.

Biographical/Historical Note

The University of Tennessee established the position of Dean of Women in 1897. This Dean was originally concerned with the women’s residence hall personnel and the welfare of women students. As the position evolved, responsibilities were defined in more areas, including individual counseling and conferences, group counseling and advising, student government and related activities, residence hall responsibilities, records and office procedures, committee participation, and public relations and University representation.

Arrangement

Collection consists of one box.

Acquisition Note

Collection was transferred to University Archives.

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