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An act to change the name of East Tennessee University

 Collection
Identifier: AR-0110
Abstract

This act, formally approved on March 11, 1879, changed the name of East Tennessee University to The University of Tennessee.

Dates: 1879 March 11

Botany Department Scrapbooks

 Collection
Identifier: AR-0070
Abstract

These nine scrapbooks contain newspaper clippings, photographs, and other materials documenting the University of Tennessee's Department of Botany, including Botany Club activities.

Dates: 1946-1971

Bursar and Registrar Business Records

 Collection
Identifier: AR-0250
Abstract

This collection houses approximately 16,500 bills, orders, receipts, and contracts documenting the University of Tennessee between 1893 and 1912. Among the subjects represented are the University Boarding Club (1897-1900), Knoxville College (1897-1898), and the Library (1893-1910). Also included are contracts made between the University and various fraternities for boarding in the fraternity houses.

Dates: 1893-1912

Business Manager Records

 Collection
Identifier: AR-0264
Abstract

This collection consists primarily of contracts made between the University of Tennessee and such organizations as the V. L. Nicholson Construction Company, the U.S. Government, and the Tennessee Valley Authority. These documents are arranged alphabetically by company. Also included are bonds and leases (arranged alphabetically by company) and campus building specifications (arranged alphabetically by building).

Dates: 1940-1960

History Department Records

 Collection
Identifier: AR-0055
Abstract

This collection contains records from the University of Tennessee's Department of History, dating 1966-1979.

Dates: 1966-1979

Horace Maynard Inquiry

 Collection
Identifier: AR-0326
Abstract

Horace Maynard submitted this inquiry about a number of university governance issues to the University of Tennessee's Board of Trustees in 1882. The Board wrote its replies directly on the document.

Dates: 1882

Joseph E. Johnson Papers

 Collection
Identifier: AR-0354
Abstract

This collection consists primarily of materials created and acquired by Joseph E. Johnson while he was serving as Executive Assistant to the President of the University of Tennessee. Other items document Johnson's work as Vice President for Development, Chancellor at Memphis and Vice President for Development, and Executive Vice President and Vice President for Development.

Dates: 1963-1978

Lists of Theses Received

 Collection
Identifier: AR-0111
Abstract

These five volumes list the theses and dissertations received by the Library between 1944 and 1966.

Dates: 1944-1966

Milton Klein Collection

 Collection
Identifier: MS-2017
Abstract

This collection houses syllabi and course materials, administrative files, scholarly papers, and correspondence documenting Dr. Milton M. Klein's teaching and research into colonial and Revolutionary America.

Dates: 1756-2004; Majority of material found within 1954 - 2004

Office of Academic Affairs Records

 Collection
Identifier: AR-0266
Abstract

This collection houses records created by the Office of Academic Affairs between 1960 and 1974. Dr. Laurence Silverman served as the Vice-Chancellor for Academic Affairs for the bulk of this period. A folder-level description of this collection is available at http://www.lib.utk.edu/spcoll/manuscripts/ar0266.pdf.

Dates: 1960-1974

University of Tennessee Annual Reports

 Collection
Identifier: AR-0073
Abstract

This collection houses a variety of annual reports created by the University of Tennessee's College of Agriculture, School of Architecture, College of Business Administration, College of Education, College of Engineering, College of Home Economics, School of Journalism, College of Law, and College of Liberal Arts. The vast majority of the materials date from between 1967 and 1969.

Dates: 1919-1971; Majority of material found within 1967 - 1969

University of Tennessee Scrapbooks

 Collection
Identifier: AR-0079
Abstract

This collection contains University of Tennessee scrapbooks, dated 1890-1979.

Dates: 1890-1979