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Southern Institute of Local Government Collection

 Collection
Identifier: MPA-0172
This collection consists of newspaper clippings regarding the Southern Institute of Local Government. Many of the clippings are identified by the Tennessee Press Association Clipping Service, which documents the date of publication, name of newapaper, and the city in which the newspaper is published.

Dates

  • Circa 1941-1943

Language

The material in this collection is in English

Conditions Governing Access

The Modern Political Archives are housed at the Howard H. Baker Center for Public Policy. Researchers interested in consulting the MPA collections are advised to contact the Modern Political Archives .

Conditions Governing Use

The copyright interests in this collection remain with the creator. For more information, contact the Modern Political Archives .

Extent

0.25 Linear Feet (1 Box)

Abstract

This collection consists of newspaper clippings regarding the Southern Institute of Local Government. Many of the clippings are identified by the Tennessee Press Association Clipping Service, which documents the date of publication, name of newapaper, and the city in which the newspaper is published.

Biographical/Historical note

The Southern Institute of Local Government is described as a "1940s effort to promote contacts between the UT College of Liberal Arts and the public officials of the sate." The institute's 1941 October program lists a few topics of concern: "How will federal government activities affect the financial future of our local governments?" and "What improvements can be made in the control and management of local debt?"

Previous Citation

This collection was previously listed as MS.0917

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