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University of Tennessee, Knoxville -- History.

 Subject
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 86 Collections and/or Records:

Lists of Theses Received

 Collection
Identifier: AR-0111
Abstract

These five volumes list the theses and dissertations received by the Library between 1944 and 1966.

Dates: 1944-1966

Lou Daughtry Scrapbooks

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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

Lucile and Warren Kennerly Papers

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Identifier: MS-2656
Abstract

These materials document Warren and Lucile Kennerly's involvement with the University of Tennessee and Blount Mansion respectively.

Dates: 1929-circa 2000 (Bulk 1948-1976)

Luke Ebersole Papers

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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

Marion Greenwood Sketches

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Identifier: MS-3750
Abstract This collection consists of 11 sketch panels done by Marion Greenwood in preparation for her commissioned work for the University of Tennessee University Center in 1955. In 1954,The University of Tennessee had hired her to move to Knoxville for a year as an artist in residence, and create a mural officially to be called "The History of Tennessee." The sketches depict specific subject sketches of people, to be included in the finished mural, representing Greenwood's idea of the people in...
Dates: 1954-1955

Milton Klein Collection

 Collection
Identifier: MS-2017
Abstract

This collection houses syllabi and course materials, administrative files, scholarly papers, and correspondence documenting Dr. Milton M. Klein's teaching and research into colonial and Revolutionary America.

Dates: 1756-2004; Majority of material found within 1954 - 2004

Moses White Papers

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Identifier: MS-3715
Abstract

This collection consists of correspondence and speeches by Moses White documenting the history of East Tennessee and the University of Tennessee. Moses graduated from East Tennessee University with a degree in law in 1850 and was an elected member of the Board of Trustees at East Tennessee University in 1877.

Dates: 1796-1895

N. W. Dougherty Papers

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Identifier: MS-1376
Abstract

This collection houses personal papers, memorabilia, academic materials, organizational records, and athletic records documenting the life and work of N. W. Dougherty, U.T. Professor of Civil Engineering.

Dates: 1922-1972

Newton Napoleon Polk Letter and Land Survey

 Collection
Identifier: AR-0788
Abstract

This collection consists of photostats of a letter and land calculations for the East Tennessee College campus. The correspondence is from Newton Napoleon Polk to his brother John, dated March 16, 1878.

Dates: 1873; undated

Office of Academic Affairs Records

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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

Office of the Treasurer Fiscal Policy Statements

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Identifier: AR-0360
Abstract

This collection houses Fiscal Policy Statements #3 dating from July 1, 1973 through July 1, 1991.

Dates: 1973-1991

Office of the Treasurer, Tentative Budgets and Working Papers

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Identifier: AR-0355
Abstract

This collection houses tentative budgets and working papers created by the Office of the Treasurer between 1917 and 1963. The budgets list the University's employees along with their job titles, salaries, and proposed salary increases.

Dates: 1917-1963

Office of the University Historian Collection

 Collection
Identifier: AR-0015
Abstract

This collection houses papers, press clippings, ephemera, photographs, and slides documenting the University of Tennessee System, including campuses at Knoxville, Nashville, Memphis, Martin, and Chattanooga. Although the earliest images date from the 1820s, the bulk of the material shows the University from the 1870s onward.

Dates: 1819-1996 (bulk 1870s-1980s)

Pan-Hellenic Association Constitutions and Rushing Rules

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Identifier: AR-0042
Abstract

This collection houses constitutions and rushing rules documenting the Pan-Hellenic Association at the University of Tennessee between 1918 and 1943.

Dates: 1918-1943

Panama-Bolivia Project Records

 Collection
Identifier: AR-0019
Abstract

This collection houses financial records, personnel records, correspondence, reports, contracts, travel records, manuscripts, and other materials documenting the University of Tennessee's participation in the Panama-Bolivia Project. For a more complete description of this collection, researchers should consult the folder-level finding aid described in the Other Finding Aids section of this document.

Dates: 1955-1963

Panama-Bolivia Project Records

 Collection
Identifier: AR-0060
Abstract

This collection houses financial records, personnel records, correspondence, reports, contracts, travel records, manuscripts, and other materials documenting the University of Tennessee's participation in the Panama-Bolivia Project. For a more complete description of this collection, researchers should consult the folder-level finding aid described in the Other Finding Aids section of this document.

Dates: 1955-1959

Philip M. Hamer Diary

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Identifier: MS-0526
Abstract

Philip Hamer kept this typed diary during the controversy at the University of Tennessee over President Harcourt A. Morgan dismissing Professor J. W. Sprowls, allegedly because Sprowls had assigned a text discussing evolution entitled Mind in the Making. The manuscript also mentions Morgan's firing of Assistant Professor of Art Ada (Haun) Withers (1886-1978) on similar grounds.

Dates: 1923 April 9-August 20

Photo Services Negatives

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Identifier: AR-0052
Abstract

This collection contains negatives from the University of Tennessee's Photo Services, dating between 1952-1961.

Dates: 1952-1961

Photographs of the University of Tennessee

 Collection
Identifier: AR-0779
Abstract

This collection includes sixteen photographs of various buildings and locations on the University of Tennessee campus that were purchased as souvenirs from a local drugstore in Knoxville, Tennessee. These pictures were collected circa 1943 by Jo W. Henry (née Sara Jo Watson), a University of Tennessee alumna.

Dates: 1943

Reaching Beyond: The Campaign for the University of Tennessee, Knoxville Library System

 Collection
Identifier: AR-0040
Abstract

In this 23 page publication draft, the author describes a plan to develop the University of Tennessee, Knoxville's library system.

Dates: 1980s