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Commencement ceremonies -- United States.

Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 6 Collections and/or Records:

Commencement Books and Invitations

Identifier: AR-0468

This collection contains an 1887 invitation to the Oratorical Contest for Valedictorians from the UT Medical and Dental Departments, an 1896 UT commencement invitation, a 1920 UT commencement book, a 1921 UT commencement book, and a 1921 UT commencement invitation.

Dates: 1887-1921

M.E. Kingsford Seminary Invitation

Identifier: MS-3559

This invitation is to the closing exercises of the senior class of Mrs. M.E. Kingsford's Seminary. The invitation is accompanied by a calling card for Mrs. M.E. Kingsford and young ladies, and a small envelope addressed to Hon. Mr. Johnson & Lady, House of Representatives, Washington DC.

Dates: 1860 June 13

Senior Recognition Brochure

Identifier: AR-0635

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

Dates: 1998 May 15

Traditions and Football Slide Collection

Identifier: AR-0577

This collection contains slides depicting homecoming, Carnicus, intramural games, and UT football games in 1987 and 1988.

Dates: 1987-1988

University of Tennessee 1892 Commencement Week Invitation

Identifier: AR-0783

This collection includes a University of Tennessee Commencement Week Invitation from 1892. This invitation includes a schedule of events for the week and a list of Academic Department members. This invitation is still loosely bound with its original cover and blue tassel.

Dates: 1892

University of Tennessee College of Medicine and Dentistry Commencement Programs

Identifier: AR-0112

This collection houses programs (including information about events, speakers, and meetings) documenting the commencement exercises of the University of Tennessee's College of Medicine and Dentistry from 1905 to 1974.

Dates: 1905-1974