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Hopecote Collection

 Collection
Identifier: AR-0797
Abstract

The historic Hopecote house, built in 1924, was renovated by The University of Tennessee in 1976 as an honorable guest home. Hopecote was added to the National Registry of Historic Places in 2012. This collection includes scrapbooks, a guest book, pamphlets, photographs, newspaper clippings, and letters.

Dates: 1978-1985

Hopecote Collection

 Collection
Identifier: AR-0746
Abstract

This collection houses photographs, legal documents, correspondence, blueprints, and other materials documenting the history and donation of Hopecote to the University of Tennessee. The images include exterior and interior views, the Hopecote Advisory Committee, donors, antiques, floor plans, and brochures. The legal documents include renovation plans, appraisal information and forms, and donor information.

Dates: 1925-1982

McCarty Architectural Photograph Collection

 Collection
Identifier: AR-0751
Abstract

The collections show architectural photographs of construction and post construction of the university buildings that were built by McCarthy Architects. The buildings included in the photographs of the Humanities and Social Sciences Complex, Art and Architecture building, Hodges Library, the buildings around Circle Park, the Presidential Court complex.

Dates: undated

Neal O'Steen Campus Photograph Collection

 Collection
Identifier: MS-3528
Abstract

This collection contains photographs for the University of Tennessee Knoxville campus, people, and surroundings from the late 19th and 20th centuries.

Dates: 1860-1990

Photographs of the University of Tennessee

 Collection
Identifier: AR-0779
Abstract

This collection includes sixteen photographs of various buildings and locations on the University of Tennessee campus that were purchased as souvenirs from a local drugstore in Knoxville, Tennessee. These pictures were collected circa 1943 by Jo W. Henry (née Sara Jo Watson), a University of Tennessee alumna.

Dates: 1943

Physical Plant Work Contracts

 Collection
Identifier: AR-0368
Abstract

This collection houses work contracts made by the University of Tennessee's Physical Plant.

Dates: undated

Thompson-Boling Arena Construction Photographs

 Collection
Identifier: AR-0803
Abstract

The Thompson-Boling arena construction photograph collection houses the photographs that were taken during the planning, construction, and finalization of Thompson-Boling Arena. The Thompson-boling Arena, home to the University of Tennessee's men's and women's basketball teams and the Lady Volunteer volleyball team, was first put in use during the 1987-88 sports season after its construction.

Dates: 1984-1986

University of Tennessee Postcard Collection,

 Collection
Identifier: AR-0790
Abstract

This collection contains four postcards with pictures of the University of Tennessee at Knoxville, referred to as Tennessee State University, Knoxville on the cards, at notable locations from 1910-1912.

Dates: circa 1910-1912