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Robert King Phebus Photographs

 Collection
Identifier: AR-0615

This collection houses photographs of the University of Tennessee campus dating from approximately the 1950s. The subjects depicted include a parade, Carnicus performances, a mock trial scene, and the front of the Alumni Memorial Building with banners advertising student government candidates.

Dates

  • circa 1950s

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

0.2 Linear Feet

Abstract

This collection houses photographs of the University of Tennessee campus dating from approximately the 1950s. The subjects depicted include a parade, Carnicus performances, a mock trial scene, and the front of the Alumni Memorial Building with banners advertising student government candidates.

Biographical/Historical Note

Robert King Phebus was born on February 28, 1928. As a young man, he worked in a darkroom in Dyersburg, Tennessee. After graduation, he worked at the Kentucky Nut Corporation until his death on May 1, 2003.

Arrangement

Collection consists of one folder.

Acquisition Note

This collection was transferred to University Archives in 2008 from the University Archives at UT Martin.

Repository Details

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

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