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Harry M. Jennison Obituary

 Collection
Identifier: AR-0584

This collection houses an obituary for Professor Harry M. Jennison, who died in 1940. It was originally published in the Journal of the Tennessee Academy of Science.

Dates

  • 1940

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 houses an obituary for Professor Harry M. Jennison, who died in 1940. It was originally published in the Journal of the Tennessee Academy of Science.

Biographical/Historical Note

Harry Milliken Jennison, Professor of Botany at the University of Tennessee, was formerly a Service Wildlife Technician assigned to the Great Smoky Mountains National Park. Jennison spent much of his time with the University collecting and studying the flora of the Park and prepared around 5,000 herbarium specimens from Park samples. He died on January 5, 1940.

Arrangement

Collection consists of a single folder.

Acquisition Note

Collection was donated 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