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Adna Anderson Letters

 Collection
Identifier: MS-3718
Abstract

This collection consists of a Civil War letter and document written to B.D. Parkinson from Adna Anderson. The letter appointed Parkinson as Engineer of Repairs, United States Military Railroads, Military Division of the Mississippi. The document, titled Special Order No. 9., officially recognizes the appointment. Anderson assisted the North during the Civil War as chief superintendent and engineer of all the military railroads.

Dates: 1864 November 1-2

Advocate and Family Guardian Newspapers

 Collection
Identifier: MS-3111
Abstract

This collection consists of four Advocate and Family Guardian dating from 1864. They include articles, poetry, and stories with a focus on Christian teachings as well as a series describing East Tennessee and how it was being affected by the Civil War.

Dates: 1864 January-March

Aelred Flash Gray Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS-2681
Abstract

This collection consists of reports, notes, rosters, drafts, binders, clippings, and publications relating to Aelred Flash Gray's career with the University of Tennessee Planning Department and two of his publications, Norris, Tennessee: A History of America's First Self-Contained Greenbelt Town and Regional Planning: The TVA Experience.

Dates: 1933-1993

Affidavits for Edgar Johnson

 Collection
Identifier: MS-3027
Abstract

This collection contains two handwritten affidavits, one incomplete and the other a copy of a notarized version, attesting to the hardships faced by Edgar Johnson's wife and daughter while he is away from home in the army.

Dates: circa 1918

Affirmative Action and Desegregation Collection

 Collection
Identifier: AR-0563
Abstract

This collection contains statistics on minority faculty, staff, and students, plans for desegregation, records of the statewide Desegregation Monitoring Committee, and information relating to the stipulations of Geier fulfillment documenting the enhancement of diversity at the University of Tennessee.

Dates: 1986-2001

African American Military Photograph Albums

 Collection
Identifier: MS-2881
Abstract A collection of photographs of African Americans in or around Knoxville from 1941-1969. These photographs come from three photo albums, one being a Historical and Pictorial Review of Fort Bragg, North Carolina, a year book for the year 1941. It includes all of the soldiers stationed at Fort Bragg in 1941 and the different activities inside of the base. The second album is made up of images of a family that lived in or around Knoxville. The photos include group and individual...
Dates: 1941-1969

Agency for International Development and College of Agriculture Records

 Collection
Identifier: AR-0387
Abstract The majority of this collection consists of correspondence, reports, and other records documenting the University of Tennessee's participation in a multi-university program coordinated by the Agency for International Development (USAID) to promote agricultural research and education in India during the late 1960s and early 1970s. UT faculty and staff taught primarily at Mysore State in Southwestern India until the program was dismantled in 1972. Other materials show the operations of the...
Dates: 1925-1974

Agricultural Experiment Station Annual Report

 Collection
Identifier: AR-0664
Abstract

This collection houses an annual report, entitled 88 Years of Agricultural Research in Tennessee, 1882-1970, that the University of Tennessee's Agricultural Experiment Station published in 1969.

Dates: 1969

Agricultural Experiment Station Farm Survey

 Collection
Identifier: AR-0225
Abstract

This survey documents the experiment station farm (located on the University of Tennessee's Knoxville Campus) in 1896.

Dates: 1896

Agricultural Extension Service Collection

 Collection
Identifier: AR-0160
Abstract

This collection houses materials documenting the University of Tennessee's Agricultural Extension Service.

Dates: 1938-1947

Agricultural Extension Service (Forestry Division) Publications and Photographs

 Collection
Identifier: AR-0476
Abstract

This collection houses 4-H Club programs, forestry pamphlets, landscaping and shrubbery publications, and photographs documenting the Forestry Division of the University of Tennessee's Agricultural Extension Service.

Dates: 1898-1991

Agricultural Extension Service (Forestry Division) Slides

 Collection
Identifier: AR-0096
Abstract

This collection houses slides documenting the University of Tennessee Agricultural Extension Service's Forestry Division. Among the subjects depicted are trees, field trips, tree diseases, and insects. Also included are presentations about identifying trees, some of which were created by the Audio-Visual Resource Center at Cornell University and come with audio recordings on cassette tape.

Dates: undated

Agricultural Ledgers and Time Books

 Collection
Identifier: MS-2483
Abstract

This collection consists of four agricultural ledgers and two time books. The six volumes in this collection contain several entries, which extend from the years of 1858 to 1890.

Dates: 1858-1890

Agricultural Worker Photographs

 Collection
Identifier: MS-2520
Abstract

This collection contains two copies of two photographs of an African-American agricultural worker, carrying a cut Cream of Wheat box with nails poked through and filled with cut sunflower heads.

Dates: circa 1930

Agur Castle Letters

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0315
Abstract This collection houses letters that Agur Castle's family and friends in England sent to him before and after his emigration to America. The vast majority of the correspondence was authored by Agur's brother David, then living in Stalybridge, England. Most of the letters discuss family business (including the deaths of numerous children and friends) and request news of relatives in the United States and Canada, but some mention a coal strike, English immigrants' impressions of America and the...
Dates: 1850 April 13-1863 April 26, 1877 April 20

Air Defense and Warfare Publications

 Collection
Identifier: MS-3377
Abstract These three publications of the United States Air Force contain information pertaining to air strategy during World War II. The first, Air Defense in Theory and Practice: 1918-1945 by Denys Volan, provides a brief introduction to the development of conventional air defense tactics from the advent of auxiliary military air forces in World War I to their most prevalent implementation during World War II. The second publication, entitled Mission...
Dates: 1945-1946

Al Bravin Collection

 Collection
Identifier: CSWS-0094
Abstract

This collection includes various letters written to and by Al Bravin, a Mess Sergeant in the 3rd Division of the 47th Infantry, during World War II as well as news clippings featuring articles about his division's service.

Dates: 1941-1944, 1961-1963, 1981-1983, undated

Al Gore Cap and Gown

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: MPA-0361
Abstract

Al Gore's Honorary Doctorate Cap and Gown

Dates: 2010 May

Al Gore, Jr., Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MPA-0310
Abstract

The three letters included in the Al Gore, Jr., Papers, 1976-1977, request Representative Benjamin S. Rosenthal to assign Gore a seat on a House committee - Interstate and Foreign Commerce Committee, Appropriations Committee, and a number of other possible seats.

Dates: 1976-1977

Al Yeomans Map Collection

 Collection
Identifier: CSWS-0079
Abstract

This collection includes maps of Central Europe, the Middle and Near East, Scandinavia, Austria, and Alaska as well as a regional atlas and a world map all dating from the early to mid 20th century.

Dates: 1916, 1939-1967, undated

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Universities and colleges -- Tennessee. 348
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Tennessee -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865. 289
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Knoxville (Tenn.) -- History. 129
Education, Higher -- Tennessee. 103
World War, 1939-1945. 100
United States. Army. 95
World War, 1939-1945 -- Personal narratives, American. 95
University of Tennessee, Knoxville -- History. 86
Tennessee -- History. 81
United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Personal narratives. 57
World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- Europe. 57
United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Correspondence. 55
Correspondence. 52
United States. Navy. 50
World War, 1939-1945 -- United States. 50
Knoxville (Tenn.) -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865. 49
Soldiers -- Ohio -- Correspondence. 48
Authors, American -- Tennessee. 46
World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- Pacific Area. 45
University of Tennessee, Knoxville -- Faculty. 44
World War, 1939-1945 -- Veterans -- Tennessee. 42
Tennessee -- Politics and government. 41
Tennessee -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Personal narratives. 40
Great Smoky Mountains (N.C. and Tenn.). 39
Nashville (Tenn.) -- History. 39
Slavery -- Tennessee 35
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Account books -- Tennessee. 34
Tennessee -- Politics and government -- 1865-1950. 34
Soldiers -- Tennessee -- Correspondence. 33
University of Tennessee, Knoxville -- Administration. 32
United States. Army Air Forces. 30
World War, 1939-1945 -- Europe. 30
Davidson County (Tenn.) -- History. 29
Authors, American -- 20th century. 28
United States. Air Force. 28
World War, 1939-1945 -- Correspondence. 28
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County courts -- Tennessee. 25
Lawyers -- Tennessee. 24
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Motion pictures -- United States. 24
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Tennessee, East -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865. 24
Great Smoky Mountains (N.C. and Tenn.) -- Pictorial works. 23
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Governors -- Tennessee. 22
Knox County (Tenn.) -- History. 22
Land tenure -- Tennessee. 22
Legal documents -- United States. 22
Memphis (Tenn.) -- History. 22
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Knoxville (Tenn.) 21
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University of Tennessee, Knoxville -- Alumni and alumnae. 21
Broadsides 19
Education -- Tennessee. 19
Knoxville (Tenn.) -- Commerce. 19
World War, 1914-1918 -- United States. 19
Great Smoky Mountains National Park (N.C. and Tenn.). 18
Land grants -- Tennessee. 18
Great Smoky Mountains (N.C. and Tenn.) -- History. 17
Knoxville (Tenn.) -- Pictorial works. 17
Tennessee Valley Authority -- History. 17
United States -- History -- Revolution, 1775-1783. 17
World War, 1914-1918. 17
Authors, American -- Southern States. 16
Radiobiology. 16
Railroads -- Tennessee. 16
Tennessee -- Pictorial works. 16
Washington County (Tenn.) -- History. 16
Court records -- Tennessee -- Knox County. 15
Screenplays 15
United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Prisoners and prisons. 15
World War, 1939-1945 -- Periodicals. 15
American literature -- 20th century. 14
College presidents -- Tennessee. 14
Greeneville (Tenn.) -- History. 14
Medicine -- Tennessee. 14
Nashville (Tenn.) -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865. 14
Reconstruction (U.S. history, 1865-1877) -- Tennessee. 14
Student activities -- Tennessee. 14
Tennessee, East -- History. 14
United States. Army. Air Corps. 14
College students -- Tennessee. 13
Great Smoky Mountains (N.C. and Tenn.) -- Social life and customs. 13
Presbyterians -- Tennessee. 13
Sevier County (Tenn.). 13
Sheet music. 13
United States -- Description and travel. 13
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Women -- Education -- Tennessee. 13
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