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This collection houses publications, drafts, official papers, correspondence, photographs, newspaper clippings, and other materials documenting Andrew Holt's military service, tenure as President of the National Education Association, and term as President of the University of Tennessee. Issues Holt dealt with at U.T. include academic freedom, athletics, integration, U.T. Martin, student life, and finances.
Written December 23, 1869 from Nashville, John Ruhm's letter to General George H. Thomas describes the state of affairs in Tennessee after the Democrats regained control of the general assembly. Ruhm argues that the current Legislature is only working to undo the work of the Reconstruction-era Republicans.
This collection consists of a transcribed, three-page letter addressed to a professor Garth regarding the history of education of girls in the Knoxville region.
This collection contains correspondence, legislation, photographs, newspaper clippings, and publications documenting the life and work of Philander Priestley Claxton.
In a March 23, 1861 letter to his children, W. D. Carnes, then president of Franklin College in Franklin, Tenn., writes of an illness sweeping through the school, fundraising activities, and news of three students who were violent Secessionists leaving the school.
- Education -- Tennessee -- History. 3
- Education -- Tennessee. 2
- College presidents -- Tennessee. 1
- Education -- Tennessee, East. 1
- Franklin (Tenn.) -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865. 1
- Franklin College (Franklin, Tenn.) -- History. 1
- Reconstruction (U.S. history, 1865-1877). 1
- Tennessee -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865. 1
- Tennessee -- History. 1
- United States -- Politics and government -- 1901-1953. 1
- University of Tennessee, Knoxville -- Administration. 1
- University of Tennessee, Knoxville -- History. 1
- Women -- Education -- United States. 1
- World War, 1939-1945 -- United States. 1 ∧ less