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University of Tennessee Ephemera

 Collection
Identifier: AR-0782

This collection contains miscellaneous ephemera connected with the University of Tennessee. Dates of these ephemera range from late 19th century to the mid 20th century. Most of the ephemera is not related to each other, but are all related to the University of Tennessee. The collection includes the following: Majority Report of the House Committee on the East Tennessee University from 1870, the Laws of East Tennessee from 1873, a Student's Guide from 1890-1891, A Historical Address from 1894, a football championship button from 1914, Women's Panhellenic rushing rules from 1939, Nahheeyayli Club memorabilia from the mid 20th century, a basketball schedule from 1945-1946, a University of Tennessee Record published in 1946, a directory from 1950-1951, an undated armband, and an undated photo album.

Dates

  • 1870-1951

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 contains miscellaneous ephemera connected with the University of Tennessee. Dates of these ephemera range from late 19th century to the mid 20th century. Most of the ephemera is not related to each other, but are all related to the University of Tennessee.

Biographical/Historical Note

Dates of these ephemera range from late 19th century to the mid 20th century. Most of the ephemera is not related to each other, but are all related to the University of Tennessee. The earliest dated pieces of the ephemera from 1870-1894 include legislation, reports, and histories of the establishment of the University. Other pieces capture historical moments such as the football championship of 1914 and an early 19th century photo album.

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