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Tennessee Press Association Award Files

 Collection
Identifier: MS-2099

These files house nomination forms, nomination packets, and biographical or background information documenting journalists honored by the Tennessee Press Association between 1967 and 1999. Photographs of these individuals are displayed in the Tennessee Newspaper Hall of Fame Gallery located in the University of Tennessee's Communication Building.

Dates

  • 1960-1999

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

These files house nomination forms, nomination packets, and biographical or background information documenting journalists honored by the Tennessee Press Association between 1967 and 1999. Photographs of these individuals are displayed in the Tennessee Newspaper Hall of Fame Gallery located in the University of Tennessee's Communication Building.

Biographical/Historical Note

The Tennessee Newspaper Hall of Fame was established in 1966 as a joint project of the Tennessee Press Association and the University of Tennessee. It honors those who have made an outstanding contribution to Tennessee newspaper journalism or to their communities, regions, or states through newspaper journalism.

Arrangement

This collection consists of a single box.

Acquisition Note

These files were donated to the University of Tennessee Libraries, Knoxville, Special Collections in February of 2001.

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