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College students -- Tennessee.

 Subject
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 13 Collections and/or Records:

Arthur Swann Letters and Grade Reports

 Collection
Identifier: AR-0706
Abstract This collection consists of several letters that UT Cadet Arthur Swann wrote home to his mother, V. C. Swann, and two of his sisters, Victoria and Florence, in Dandridge, Tennessee between 1888 and 1890. In these letters, he discusses his daily life as a cadet at the university, asks for money to pay for room and board, and addresses concerns about his grades. The collection also contains three of Swann’s grade reports as well as a letter from President Charles Dabney to Swann’s mother...
Dates: 1888 September 9-1890 June 2

Collection of University of Tennessee Commencement and Student Event Programs, Invitations, and Other Material

 Collection
Identifier: AR-0492
Abstract

This collection houses East Tennessee University and University of Tennessee commencement programs, invitations to campus events, speeches, excerpts, and pamphlets documenting student life at the University from 1850 to 1950.

Dates: 1850-1950

Gary Beck Letters

 Collection
Identifier: MS-3658
Abstract

This collection includes one folder of two letters from Gary Beck at the University of Tennessee to his parents in Ocala, Florida.

Dates: 1911 March 19, April 8

Lou Daughtry Scrapbooks

 Collection
Identifier: AR-0350
Abstract

This collection houses photocopies of two scrapbooks that Lou Daughtry compiled during her time at the University of Tennessee (1950-1952). Among the items included are clippings, programs, photographs, invitations, ticket stubs, and calendars.

Dates: 1950-1952

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

Philomathian Society Catalog

 Collection
Identifier: MS-1571
Abstract

A library catalog for the Philomathian Society at Cumberland University in Tennessee. The catalog includes a list of books in the society's library from May 20, 1844. There is also a chronological account of books borrowed between 1845 and 1848 from the library. This list includes surname of borrower, book number (which corresponds to the book list), date borrowed and returned.

Dates: 1844-1848

Records and Memorabilia regarding Student Organizations and Activities

 Collection
Identifier: AR-0064
Abstract

This collection houses a variety of materials documenting student activities and organizations at the University of Tennessee between 1986 and 1991. Similar materials dating from 1838 to 1985 may be found in AR.0017b.

Dates: 1986-1991

Records and Memorabilia regarding Student Organizations and Activities

 Collection
Identifier: AR-0017a
Abstract

This collection houses a variety of materials documenting student activities and organizations at the University of Tennessee between 1900 and 1951.

Dates: 1900-1951

Records and Memorabilia regarding Student Organizations and Activities

 Collection
Identifier: AR-0017
Abstract

This collection houses a variety of materials documenting student activities and organizations at the University of Tennessee between 1838 and 1991.

Dates: 1838-1991

Richard L. White Letters regarding East Tennessee University,

 Collection
Identifier: AR-0036
Abstract

Richard L. White wrote the bulk of the letters in this collection to his father, Thomas White, while he was studying at East Tennessee University in 1846. Also included are a letter that White wrote to his father from California in 1852 and a letter that Joseph Estabrook enclosed with R. L. White's school report.

Dates: 1846, 1852 November 13

Robert B. Morris Photographs

 Collection
Identifier: AR-0041
Abstract

The bulk of these photographs depict the Carnicus events held at the University of Tennessee in 1958 and 1959. Other images show All Sing (1958) and the UT Band.

Dates: 1957-1959

Samuel Bond Letter

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0692
Abstract

This collection is a letter from Samuel Bond to his sister Melinda Bond from June 25, 1825. The collection also includes a photocopy of a letter from Stanley J. Folmsbee, Professor Emeritus, to Sam Smith, faculty member in the History Department at the University of Tennessee. This photocopied letter provides background information on the Bond letter and is dated December 3, 1971.

Dates: 1825 June 28, 1971 December 3

Student Absence Excuses and Financial Aid Correspondence

 Collection
Identifier: AR-0251
Abstract

The first section of this collection houses the excuses that students submitted to explain their absence from either class or chapel. Some claimed the standard excuse of illness, while others were considerably more creative. The second section houses correspondence documenting the Maude Powell Student Aid Fund and the Student Aid Committee.

Dates: 1901-1912