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University of Tennessee, Knoxville.

 Subject
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 284 Collections and/or Records:

Roger B. Thompson Collection,

 Collection
Identifier: AR-0196
Abstract

The bulk of this collection is made up of 129 ink sketches on the backs of index cards (most including the plant name) and full-page ink drawings showing the different species of Camellis plants. These materials also include notes concerning Thompson's drawings, correspondence from various magazine publishers about drawings that Thompson submitted to them, a collection of magazine articles and images created by Thompson, and three issues of Home Gardening including Thompson's work.

Dates: 1946-1950

Rogers Van Gilder Papers

 Collection
Identifier: AR-0211
Abstract

This collection houses three certificates of distinction presented by the University of Tennessee's Classical Department (dated 1879, 1880, and 1881), a report of grades (dated January 19, 1882), and a portrait photograph (dated April 25, 1919) documenting Rogers Van Gilder of Knoxville, Tennessee.

Dates: 1879-1919

Rufus and John L. Roberson Letters

 Collection
Identifier: MS-2719
Abstract

This collection contains letters from Rufus Roberson and John L. Roberson. One letter concerns East Tennessee University (now University of Tennessee) and the others are written from the Mexican-American War. The collection also contains the 1847 muster roll for the Fourth Tennessee Cavalry (Casewell's company).

Dates: 1847-1849

School of Advertising and Public Relations Program Review

 Collection
Identifier: AR-0633
Abstract

The School of Advertising and Public Relations completed this Academic Program Review in 2004.

Dates: 2004

School of Information Sciences Newsletter

 Collection
Identifier: AR-0625
Abstract

This collection houses the Spring 2008 issue of the School of Information Science's newsletter, entitled Interface. It includes information about faculty, research, student theses, and alumni.

Dates: 2008 Spring

School of Information Sciences Newsletter

 Collection
Identifier: AR-0636
Abstract

This collection houses a 2004 issue of the School of Information Science's newsletter, entitled Interface. It includes information about faculty, research, student theses, and alumni. The front-page article discusses the administration's hope that the school will achieve top-tier status.

Dates: 2004

School of Journalism Records

 Collection
Identifier: AR-0557
Abstract

This collection contains administrative files from the University of Tennessee's School of Journalism, including a description of the 1959 curriculum, information on scholarships, financial information, and information on such distinguished professors as Turner Catledge.

Dates: 1957-1974

Science Alliance Records

 Collection
Identifier: AR-0414
Abstract

The majority of this collection consists of correspondence documenting the appointment of scientists to the Science Alliance's Distinguished Scientist program in the 1980s and 1990s. Other materials show some of the Alliance's administrative activities.

Dates: 1983-1993

Science, Engineering, and Computing Center Planning and Construction Records

 Collection
Identifier: AR-0674
Abstract

This collection houses correspondence, funding proposals, space planning information, and other materials documenting the planning and construction of the Science, Engineering, and Computing Facility.

Dates: 1985-1988

Scientia Magazine

 Collection
Identifier: AR-0637
Abstract

This magazine, entitled Scientia, was published in the fall of 2006 and discusses contemporary research at the University of Tennessee. Articles are devoted to such topics as behavioral systems, polymers, microbes, archeology in Mycenae, and faculty profiles.

Dates: 2006 Fall

Senior Recognition Brochure

 Collection
Identifier: AR-0635
Abstract

This booklet documents a May 1998 ceremony held to honor top collegiate graduates from across the University of Tennessee.

Dates: 1998 May 15

Sigma Alpha Epsilon Chapter Photos

 Collection
Identifier: AR-0479
Abstract

This collection consists of two photographs of the University of Tennessee chapter of the Sigma Alpha Epsilon fraternity dating from 1938 and 1939. The images include the name of each member and his state of origin as well as the Chapter's house mother. The photographs were shot at Seat's Studio in Lebanon, Tennessee.

Dates: 1938-1939

Sigma Xi Petition

 Collection
Identifier: AR-0545
Abstract

This collection consists of a petition to the Executive Committee of The Society of Sigma Xi to establish a chapter at the University of Tennessee, Knoxville. It includes the rationale for establishment, information on the University and its current research initiatives, and brief vitas of petitioners and their publications.

Dates: 1944

Sigma Xi Records

 Collection
Identifier: AR-0034
Abstract

This collection contains invitations, programs, lists of members, and other materials documenting the Society of the Sigma Xi at the University of Tennessee.

Dates: 1943 September-1955

Smith Family Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS-2918
Abstract

This collection houses correspondence, photographs, certificates, medals, genealogical information, newspaper clippings, calling cards, bridal shower favors, published works, clothing, and other materials documenting the lives of the Smart, Smith, Miller, and Wyatt families of Indiana and Tennessee.

Dates: 1836, 1906-1945, 1966

Southeast University-China Commemorative Plate

 Collection
Identifier: AR-0771
Abstract

This item is a plate given to the University of Tennessee, Knoxville by Southeast University-China. Southeast University participates in the Confucius Institute, a division of UTK's international program for exchange students between Knoxville, USA and Nanjing, China. The plate is a fragile ceramic with an image of one of Southeast University's halls. It comes complete with a folding wooden stand.

Dates: undated

Southern Pacific Railroad Menu

 Collection
Identifier: AR-0673
Abstract

The Tennessee Volunteers football team encountered this menu on January 1, 1940 while traveling to the Rose Bowl on the Southern Pacific Railroad.

Dates: 1940 January 1

Sports and Homecoming Slides

 Collection
Identifier: AR-0590
Abstract

This collection houses slides depicting such subjects as Homecoming, basketball, football, track, concerts, and a snowy Circle Park.

Dates: 1987-1988

Stanley J. Folmsbee Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS-1366
Abstract

This collection consists primarily of manuscripts, notes, publications, correspondence, and other materials documenting Stanley J. Folmsbee's work with the University of Tennessee's History Department and with the East Tennessee Historical Society.

Dates: 1935-1974

Stanley J. Folmsbee Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS-1381
Abstract

This collection includes material from Stanley J. Folmsbee's work with the East Tennessee Historical Society and the research he conducted into East Tennessee history.

Dates: 1801-1971; Majority of material found within 1966-1971