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Universities and colleges -- Tennessee.

 Subject
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 348 Collections and/or Records:

Hill-O-Gram

 Collection
Identifier: AR-0193
Abstract

This collection contains a Christmas Hill-O-Gram sent out to the University of Tennessee's staff and faculty. It bears the signatures of many of the University's employees, including president James D. Hoskins, John C. Hodges, Charles Ferris, L. R. Hesler, Nathan W. Dougherty, Ralph Dunford, and Charles Perkins.

Dates: undated

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

Holiday Craft Show Advertisement

 Collection
Identifier: AR-0671
Abstract

This collection houses two copies of an advertisement for the Annual University of Tennessee Holiday Craft Show, which was scheduled for November 28-29, 2006 in the University Center Ballroom.

Dates: 2006

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

Horace C. Smith Papers Regarding the College of Agriculture

 Collection
Identifier: AR-0204
Abstract

This collection houses materials that Dr. Horace C. Smith gathered while writing a history of the University of Tennessee's Agriculture program entitled Honored Calling: A History of the College of Agricultural Sciences and Natural Resources. Although the work was compiled in preparation for the University's bicentennial celebration in 1994, Dr. Smith's death delayed the final product until 1999.

Dates: 1889-1994

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

Institute of Agriculture Newsletter

 Collection
Identifier: AR-0626
Abstract

The University of Tennessee Institute of Agriculture (including the College of Agricultural Sciences and Natural Resources, the College of Veterinary Medicine, the Agricultural Experiment Station, and the UT Extension Service) published this newsletter in May of 2008. It discusses a $26 million Department of Energy grant and provides news on faculty activities among other topics.

Dates: 2008 May

Interdisciplinary Programs Report

 Collection
Identifier: AR-0646
Abstract

This collection houses a three-volume report documenting the state of the University of Tennessee's Interdisciplinary Programs in 1995.

Dates: 1995 December

Issues Committee Brochure

 Collection
Identifier: AR-0665
Abstract

This brochure lists the events that the Issues Committee planned to host during the fall of 1997, including a nuclear physicist lecturing on UFO’s, an animal rights panel discussion, a lecture on ethnic and religious conflict in Latin America, and a lecture on leadership by New York Governor George Pataki. The brochure also provides a list of the Committee's officers and members.

Dates: 1997

J. Wade Gilley Collection

 Collection
Identifier: AR-0600
Abstract

This collection houses materials documenting the administration of University of Tennessee President J. Wade Gilley, including information on Gilley’s background and newspaper articles about his administration.

Dates: 1999-2000

Jack E. Reese Collection

 Collection
Identifier: AR-0530
Abstract This collection contains material documenting nearly the entirety of Professor Jack Reese's career at the University of Tennessee. Much of this information dates from Reese's time in administrative positions and includes texts of prepared speeches, correspondence with other administrators, professors, and student publications, and items showing position searches. The collection also houses materials documenting Reese's time as Director of the College Scholars Program after his resignation...
Dates: 1968-1996

James D. Hoskins Letter of Recommendation

 Collection
Identifier: AR-0292
Abstract

This collection houses a letter of recommendation that James D. Hoskins wrote for N. H. Bright and sent to the high school at Bernice, Louisiana in 1912.

Dates: 1912 July 17

James D. Hoskins Letters

 Collection
Identifier: AR-0301
Abstract

This collection houses two letters from James D. Hoskins to Elizabeth A. Lockwood. In the 1946 letter, Hoskins briefly discusses his resignation from the office of the presidency.

Dates: 1946 August 10, 1955 February 12

James E. Patterson Collection

 Collection
Identifier: AR-0606
Abstract

This collection houses The Torch freshman magazine for 1937-1938, the University of Tennessee News Letter for June 1937, and a promotional magazine for the Tennessee-Georgia football game in October of 1937 documenting James E. Patterson's time at UT.

Dates: 1937-1938

James R. Cox Auditorium Programs

 Collection
Identifier: AR-0212
Abstract

This collection contains two copies of a program documenting the naming ceremony for the James R. Cox Auditorium at Alumni Memorial Hall on September 26, 2003 and a program showing the Dedication and Inaugural Concert of the Cox Auditorium Organ on January 21, 2007. The Concert program includes a description of the music played, specifics of the organ, and coming events at the Auditorium in February 2007.

Dates: 2003-2007

Jeanne Barkley Card File regarding University of Tennessee Students and Alumni Killed in World War II

 Collection
Identifier: AR-0732
Abstract

This card file, which Jeanne Barkley most likely created during her tenure as military records clerk, documents University of Tennessee students and alumni who were killed during World War II. Each card lists the deceased's full name, rank, date of birth, next of kin, home address, dates and campus of U. T. attendance, and academic program. Many of the cards also provide the date and cause of the soldier's death.

Dates: ca. 1944-1945

Jeanne Barkley Papers

 Collection
Identifier: AR-0053
Abstract This collection documents Jeanne Barkley's work with the University of Tennessee's Office of Alumni Affairs, including correspondence with alumni and such UT officials as Andy Holt, Herman Spivey, and Jack Reese, press releases, Hill-O-Grams, brochures, a Board of Trustees Resolution, a ROTC petition, a report that James Hoskins made to the legislature in 1935, and other materials. It also contains correspondence written to and from Victor M. Davis (of the Bureau of Appointments Office) and...
Dates: 1934-1985

Jennie and Mary Templeton Notebook and Other Materials

 Collection
Identifier: MS-1418
Abstract This collection consists primarily of a notebook that sisters Jennie and Mary Templeton used for their schoolwork at Mary Sharp College in Winchester, Tennessee. It begins with several essays on various philosophies of life and goes on to cover such subjects as Latin, Shakespeare, poetry, composition (including apparently original essays on such subjects as duty, character, and affliction), algebra, trigonometry, geometry, and philosophy. The Templetons also enumerate their expenses for the...
Dates: circa 1876-1880

Jim Nance McCord Dairy Building Dedication Collection

 Collection
Identifier: AR-0180
Abstract

This collection contains a ticket, a dedication program, an invitation, and a copy of the November 1949 Tennessee Extension Review documenting the dedication of the Jim Nance McCord Dairy Building.

Dates: 1949

John W. Shumaker Presidential Appointment and Audit

 Collection
Identifier: AR-0098
Abstract This collection houses unofficial papers documenting John Shumaker's appointment as the President of the University of Tennessee and the subsequent state and internal audits that led to his resignation. Among the materials included are a Review of the Issues Related to the Presidency of Dr. John Shumaker (October 2003), a Special Review of the Office of the President (August 2003), printed emails concerning the presidential search and appointment (2002), biographies of Emerson H. Fly and...
Dates: 2002-2004