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East Tennessee Female Institute Journal of Trustees

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0088

This journal outlines the proceedings of the trustees of the Knoxville Female Academy (later the East Tennessee Female Institute) from 1827 to 1907. Legal papers (indexed on an envelope in the back of the journal) and the minutes from June 1, 1900 have been removed to appropriate housing.

Dates

  • 1827-1907

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 Special Collections.

Extent

0.2 Linear Feet (1 box)

Abstract

This journal outlines the proceedings of the trustees of the Knoxville Female Academy (later the East Tennessee Female Institute) from 1827 to 1907.

Biographical/Historical Note

The Knoxville Female Academy was established in 1827 with John Davis as its first principal. In 1846, the Academy became the East Tennessee Female Institute.

Arrangement

This collection consists of a single box.

Acquisition Note

Hugh Lawson McClung donated this ledger to Special Collections.

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