Skip to main content Skip to search results

SCOUT

Special Collections Online at The University of Tennessee

Showing Collections: 1 - 20 of 32

Andrew Holt Papers

 Collection
Identifier: AR-0007
Abstract

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.

Dates: 1943-1970

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 and Secretary to the Board of Trustees Records

 Collection
Identifier: AR-0009
Abstract

This collection houses records compiled by the Business Manager and Secretary to the University of Tennessee's Board of Trustees between 1950 and 1964. Researchers should consult the collection's index for further details.

Dates: 1950-1964

Business Manager and Secretary to the Board of Trustees Records

 Collection
Identifier: AR-0008
Abstract

This collection houses records compiled by the Business Manager and Secretary to the University of Tennessee's Board of Trustees between 1932 and 1952. Researchers should consult the collection's index for further details.

Dates: 1932-1952

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

Chancellor Beverly J. Davenport Collection

 Collection
Identifier: AR-0792
Abstract The Chancellor Beverly J. Davenport Collection includes official invitations and acknowledgment letters from her investiture, correspondence, events that she attended/was invited to, her vision board, holiday cards, and a scrapbook of well wishes from various individuals and institutions sent to Chancellor Davenport in acknowledgment of her investiture as the 18th Chancellor at the University of Tennessee, Knoxville. Chancellor Davenport's investiture ceremony took place on October 13,...
Dates: 2017-2018

Early University of Tennessee Records

 Collection
Identifier: AR-0068
Abstract

This collection houses official University records documenting the Preparatory School, the Military Department, the Summer School of the South, and University finances between 1872 and 1930.

Dates: 1872-1930 (Bulk 1872-1916)

Faculty Senate Meeting Minutes

 Collection
Identifier: AR-0649
Abstract

This collection houses the minutes of the University of Tennessee's Faculty Senate dating from 2001 to 2008.

Dates: 2001-2008

Faculty Senate Records

 Collection
Identifier: AR-0280
Abstract

This collection houses reports, minutes, membership information, resolutions, by-laws, and other materials documenting the activities of the University of Tennessee's Faculty Senate between 1947 and 1991.

Dates: 1947-1991 (bulk 1974-1984); Majority of material found within 1974 - 1984

Faculty Senate Records

 Collection
Identifier: AR-0796
Abstract

This collection houses memoranda, reports, minutes, agendas, reports, membership information, resolutions, by-laws, and other materials documenting the University of Tennessee's Faculty Senate activities dating from 1936 to the present.

Dates: 1936-2017, undated

Faculty Senate Research Council Records

 Collection
Identifier: AR-0282
Abstract

This collection houses notebooks, minutes, agendas, reports, and other materials documenting the Faculty Senate Research Council's work between 1973 and 1990.

Dates: 1973-1990

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

J. Wade Gilley Papers

 Collection
Identifier: AR-0793
Abstract

The J. Wade Gilley collections contains the papers from his time as the president of the University of Tennessee from 1999-2001. It contains reading files, newspaper clippings, memos and correspondence related to his inauguration, time as president adnd resignation. as well as administrative papers and correspondence from during his presidency, and newspaper clippings and an audio tape interview related to his resignation.

Dates: 1999-2002, undated; undated

John Sheridan Collection

 Collection
Identifier: AR-0791
Abstract

The John Sheridan Collection consists of University of Tennessee bicentennial and other university development and personal media belonging to former UT Medical Center administrator John Sheridan.

Dates: 1974-2016; undated

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

Joseph Estabrook Letter

 Collection
Identifier: MS-3494
Abstract

Joseph Estabrook wrote this letter to his cousin, Colonel John Wood, on December 25, 1835 from Knoxville, Tennessee. In it, he describes his wife’s continuously declining health and inquires, at length, about many members of his extended family. He also discusses his position as president of East Tennessee College, writing fondly of the college on the hill and comparing it to Amherst and Yale.

Dates: 1835 December 25

Judy Flanagan Papers

 Collection
Identifier: AR-0441
Abstract

This collection houses files that Judy Flanagan created during her tenure as Director of Special Occasions at the University of Tennessee (1990-1999).

Dates: 1990-1999; undated

Life of Charles Coffin

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0359
Abstract

This collection consists of notes used to write the book Life of Charles Coffin. The book was written by Coffin's great granddaughter Margaret Coffin and entails the life story of Charles Coffin.

Dates: 1937, undated

Luke Ebersole Papers

 Collection
Identifier: AR-0357
Abstract

This collection houses materials that Luke Ebersole collected and created while working as the University of Tennessee's Associate Vice Chancellor for Academic Affairs (1970-1972), Vice Chancellor for Planning and Administration (1972-1984), and Emeritus Vice Chancellor and Emeritus Professor (1984-).

Dates: 1972-1988

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