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Lou Daughtry Scrapbooks

 Collection
Identifier: AR-0350

This collection houses photocopies of two scrapbooks that Lou Daughtry compiled during her time at the University of Tennessee (1950-1952). Among the items included are clippings, programs, photographs, invitations, ticket stubs, and calendars.

Dates

  • 1950-1952

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

1 Linear Feet

Abstract

This collection houses photocopies of two scrapbooks that Lou Daughtry compiled during her time at the University of Tennessee (1950-1952). Among the items included are clippings, programs, photographs, invitations, ticket stubs, and calendars.

Biographical/Historical Note

Betty Lou Daughtry was born to Major and Mrs. C. L. Daughtry on March 11, 1932. She attended Agnes Scott College for one year before transferring to the University of Tennessee, where she was successful both academically and socially. Daughtry joined the Pi Beta Phi sorority, interested herself in campus politics and football, and represented her sorority as a candidate for Barnwarmin' Queen. She was also active in the Canterbury Club and served as sales manager for the Volunteer, as a reporter for the Orange and White, as president of the Women's Student Government Association, as treasurer of Blue Triangle, and as a member of the Aloha Oe Committee, of the All-Sing Publicity Committee, of the University Concerts Usher Corps, and of the Y Cabinet. Daughtry was named as a Torchbearer in 1953 and graduated with her B.S. in Education on June 8 of that year. After graduating, she married a man surnamed Reed.

Arrangement

This collection consists of a single box.

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