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Kittie Ebert Certificate

 Collection
Identifier: AR-0787

The State Normal Institute of Tennessee issued this second grade teaching certificate to Kittie Ebert during the first session of 1881. It is signed by W. S. Doak, state superintendent, and E. Alexander, secretary. The collection also includes a small card certifying that Ebert was admittent on Juuly 1, 1881.

Dates

  • 1881

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

0.1 Linear Feet

Abstract

The State Normal Institute of Tennessee issued this second grade teaching certificate to Kittie Ebert during the first session of 1881. It is signed by W. S. Doak, state superintendent, and E. Alexander, secretary.

Biographical/Historical Note

Katherine K. Kittie Ebert was born to Alexander Eugene (1825-1910) and Antoinette (1826-1874) Ebert in Virginia on November 26, 1861. Her family relocated to Knoxville, Tennessee where she taught school until shortly before her death on May 19, 1886.

Arrangement

This collection consists of a single folder.

Previous Citation

This collection was previously listed as MS.0102.

Acquisition Note

Lawrence Sprunger donated this certificate to Special Collections in August of 1956.

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