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University of Tennessee, Knoxville

 Subject
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 39 Collections and/or Records:

16th Annual Art Auction At UT's Spectacular, Big Music Bldg. Auditorium, 1969. (posters)

 Collection
Identifier: Ephemera 2016.014
Scope and Contents Poster, yellow with bold lettering stating "16th Annual Art Auction At UT's Spectacular, Big Music Bldg. Auditorium 7:30 p.m. May 16," illustration of an astronaut at the top and references to "Open the Door," "2000 Space Odyssey" and "Hair," 26"h x 20"w, 1969. 1 pc.
Dates: 1969

Aerial photograph of the University of Tennessee campus

 Collection
Identifier: QSPC 2012.003
Scope and Contents Oversize aerial photograph of the University of Tennessee campus, Knoxville, Tenn. Ca. 1950 (16 x 20”, B&W. 1 pc.)
Dates: circa 1950

Aerial photographs of 1982 World’s Fair site, downtown Knoxville, University of Tennessee, and Knoxville’s riverfront. Taken by John W. Proffitt. (color photographs)

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Identifier: PC 0027
Scope and Contents Aerial photographs of 1982 World’s Fair site, downtown Knoxville, University of Tennessee, and Knoxville’s riverfront. Taken by John W. Proffitt in 1982. 27 color photographs, all mounted on heavy paper. Photographs are 11"x16” and 11"x14.”
Dates: 1982

Armstrong Family Papers, 1826-1892. Include the papers of Drury P. Armstrong and Robert Houston Armstrong.

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Identifier: MSC 0237
Scope and Contents The Armstrong Family Papers consist of the business transactions and personal reflections of Drury Paine Armstrong (1799-1856) and his son Robert Houston Armstrong (1825-1896). In 1823, Drury P. Armstrong married Amelia Houston, the daughter of Robert Houston. Armstrong was a well regarded businessman and town leader and was appointed to several positions throughout his lifetime. Robert Houston Armstrong was elected to the state legislature about 1850, representing Knox and Sevier Counties. The...
Dates: 1826-1892

C. Morse Papers.

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Identifier: MSC 0277
Scope and Contents Papers of C. A. and C. R. Morse and family. Includes: correspondence, (1836), 1875-1929; genealogical research on Bigelow, Lowell, Morse, Rodgers families; Citizen’s Bank & Trust Company wallet; Morse family postcards, 1904 (11 pcs.); C. A. Morse diary, 1885, Faulkton, Dakota; ECCE ORIENTI (Rites and Ceremonies of the Essenes), 1889; Ku Klux Klan constitution and by-laws, 1921; “The University of Tennessee and Beta Alpha Omega”; Orange & White, March 17, 1917; misc., including notes on...
Dates: 1875-1929

Carousel Theatre Scrapbooks, ca. 1956-1964.

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Identifier: PAS 0067
Scope and Contents Carousel Theatre scrapbooks, ca. 1956-1964. Two scrapbooks (both poor condition) containing newspaper clippings, ephemera, and especially letters and drawings from school children. Gift of Ron Allen.
Dates: 1956-1964

Catherine Wiley Collection.

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Identifier: MSC 0253
Scope and Contents Includes a small collection of manuscripts and photographs; works on paper: ink drawings and pastels; hand-made greeting cards; personal scrapbook of clippings created by the artist; Medals from the Appalachian Exposition; publications and catalogs related to the artist, including University of Tennessee Volunteer yearbooks for the years Catherine was assisting with the artwork for the publication, 1907, 1910, 1914,1917 Catherine’s palette. The artist’s easel and folding chair (ca. 1910) are...
Dates: 1900-1926

Certificate of Distinction, Jos. J. Reed, University of Tennessee, 10 June 1885.

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Identifier: MM.1999.055
Scope and Contents Certificate of Distinction, Jos. J. Reed, University of Tennessee, 10 June 1885. Pract Agriculture & 1st French. Also with handwritten note “L. L. Callaway, 4 Mile Branch, Tenn.”
Dates: 1885

Charles Milne Seymour Papers.

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Identifier: MSC 0178
Scope and Contents Collection includes: Seymour family history; philosophical papers of Charles Milne Seymour; Knoxville Library correspondence, 1949-1956; selection of new U.T. president, 1946-47, 1950; St. John’s Episcopal Church history and notes. Notes on St. John’s centennial celebration in 1946 received from Digby Seymour, April 16, 1980.
Dates: 1946-1956

Dent/Mitchell Family Collection

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Identifier: MSC 0955
Scope and Contents Photographs (many unidentified) and ephemera of the Dent Mitchell Family. Includes items related to Henry Minor Dent, Sr., Henry Minor Dent, Jr., Dorothy Mitchell Hale, Fannie Hale, and others. Yearbooks (1937, 1938, 1940) from Dobyns-Bennett High School (Kingsport Tenn.) Photographs and ephemera from University of Tennessee and Delta Tau Delta fraternity (1940s). Handwritten 1902 recipe book by Fannie Hale.
Dates: 1880 - 1949

Diploma of William G. Rose, UTK, M.S. in Education, 26 August 1932.

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Identifier: Q Ephemera 2019.005
Scope and Contents Diploma of William G. Rose, University of Tennessee Knoxville, M.S. in Education, 26 August 1932.
Dates: 1932

East Tennessee History Day (2016).

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Identifier: Ephemera 2016.010
Scope and Contents East Tennessee History Day (2016) Sponsored by the University of Tennessee History Department and the East Tennessee Historical Society
Dates: 2016

Ellen McClung Berry Papers--Gift of Betty Yeary.

 Collection
Identifier: MSC 0260
Scope and Contents The first box of this collection consists of photographs, newspaper clippings, and documents relating to Belcaro, which was Ellen McClung’s family home. The rest of the collection consists of documents, correspondence, photographs, scrapbooks, and newspaper clippings relating to the life and interests of Ellen McClung Berry and her family. Her interest in historic preservation is reflected in material on Glenmore Mansion, Ramsey House, the Old Deery Inn and the Association for the Preservation...
Dates: 1928-1980

Gideon Fryer Papers.

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Identifier: MSC 0510
Scope and Contents Gideon Fryer Papers, Fort Sanders neighborhood, University of Tennessee; Knoxville Heritage award for Fort Sanders. Gideon Fryer (1922-2014) was a longtime resident of Knoxville and especially the Fort Sanders neighborhood. He was a professor in the University of Tennessee School of Social Work. He was a longtime supporter of the Jubilee Arts Center and the Laurel Theater in Fort Sanders. He was also a co-founder of the East Tennessee Community Design Center, which he warmly supported. He was...
Dates: 1942-2014

Henry R. and Mary Deaderick Duncan Collection.

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Identifier: MSC 0057
Scope and Contents 4 boxes: Mary Deaderick Duncan’s personal memoirs; family clippings, programs, invitations, etc.; Civil War year memoirs of Adeline McDowell Deaderick (typescript); Henry R. Duncan’s 1911 diploma from Maryville College; Mary Deaderick Duncan’s Home Demonstration Agent material, 1917-1921; University of Tennessee Extension work; Middle Tennessee State Normal School catalog, 1917-1918; Thunderbolt newspapers, 1965-1971 (scattered issues); Henry R. Duncan’s research on Cades Cove, Greenbrier, the...
Dates: 1911-1971

“Hoke’s Bicentennial View” of the University of Tennessee, 1994. (Prints)

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Identifier: Prints 1994.001
Scope and Contents “Hoke’s Bicentennial View” a hand-printed lithograph by Robert Cothran and Beauvais Lyons, 1994. Published by University of Tennessee Bicentennial Committee. 22 x 28”. 1 pc. Numbered XIII of XV. Total produced: 115. + related papers.
Dates: 1994

John Majors letter, 1982.

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Identifier: MM.1982.011
Scope and Contents May 20, 1982, letter from John (Johnny) Majors, head football coach, University of Tennessee, Knoxville, to Charles F. Bryan, Jr., director, East Tennessee Historical Society. TLS 1 p. Sending in membership to the Society.
Dates: 1982

Joshua W. Caldwell Scrapbook.

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Identifier: PAS 0017
Scope and Contents Joshua W. Caldwell Scrapbook includes ephemera from Knoxville Female Institute, the University of Tennessee, the Irving Club, speeches, broadsides, political articles.
Dates: 1877 - 1898

Katherine Williams Scrapbook

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Identifier: PAS 0020
Scope and Contents Katherine Williams Scrapbook re: University of Tenn., 1901.
Dates: 1901

Katherine Williams scrapbook (scrapbooks)

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Identifier: PAS 0180
Scope and Contents Matriculation cards, invitations, calling cards, ribbons, programs, report cards, exams, photographs, correspondence, tickets, newspaper clippings, other ephemera and memorbilia from Katherine Williams time at University of Tennessee, Knoxville. Written in ink on first page “Katherine Williams. Memory Book, kept while attending University of Tennessee.” Spine cover detached from boards, but binding intact.
Dates: 1899 - 1904

Lady Vols Ephemera

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Identifier: Ephemera 2020.066
Scope and Contents Magazines, articles, and photos related to the Lady Volunteers at the University of Tennessee.1) Lady Volunteers Sports publication. no date. Includes stats and Athlete of the Year for 1989-1990. 2) Page from unknown magazine. Includes team photo of 1990-91 Lady Vols Basketball team; reverse has biography of Pat Summitt, head coach. 3) Program from 1991 Tennessee Lady Volunteer Basketball Banquet. Team photo of 1991 team (NCAA Champions) on front. Handwritten list of award...
Dates: 1989 - 1998

Margaret Tappan Thomas Collins Collection.

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Identifier: MSC 0516
Scope and Contents Letters, photographs, and documents of Margaret Tappan Thomas of Knoxville; letters to Elkmont and some photographs. Includes University of Tennessee commencement material, 1928; Delta Delta Delta Sorority material; color reproductions of postcards including Appalachian Club, Elkmont (Mr. and Mrs. E. L. Thomas), Unaka Springs, Glacier National Park, Yellowstone Park, etc.; correspondence; photographs of Mrs. E. L. Thomas (Margaret Lowther Tappan Thomas), Margaret Tappan Thomas (Branson Sisters...
Dates: 1920-1930

Marguerite Miller Deaderick Diaries, 1907-1912.

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Identifier: MSC 0055
Scope and Contents Typed, transcribed diaries of Marguerite Miller, who married David Deaderick, Knoxville, Tenn., 1907-1912. Contain her accounts of life as a student at Knoxville High School and the University of Tennessee. In 7 volumes.
Dates: 1907-1912

Medical Department of the University of Nashville and the University of Tennessee, Commencement, May 1, 1911.

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Identifier: Ephemera 2019.052
Scope and Contents Medical Department of the University of Nashville and the University of Tennessee, Commencement, May 1, 1911. Contains a card from graduating student Dallas Southard.
Dates: 1911

Psychology 343 paper “Advertising of Certain Products As I See Them”

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Identifier: MM.2020.007
Scope and Contents Psychology 343 paper written by Roy Rochelle May 17, 1938 at the University of Tennessee. Instructor Dr. Dunford. Titled “Advertising of Certain Products As I See Them”“The object of my paper is to present to the reader advertisements of several well known products that are nationally advertised as I would present them if the makers of those products.” Products include an automobile, ladies’ tissue cream, insurance company, cigarettes, a new motion picture, a popular drink, and a...
Dates: 1938

Renderings for proposed overhead shuttle on University of Tennessee campus and Knoxville downtown area, by Transportation Technology, Inc., affiliated with Otis Elevator Company. (Project abandoned)

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Identifier: APD 0016
Scope and Contents Renderings for proposed overhead shuttle on University of Tennessee campus and Knoxville downtown area. Renderings by Transportation Technology, Inc., affiliated with Otis Elevator Company. (Black/white, no date) (Project abandoned)

5 pages: Andy Holt Avenue and Stadium Drive; Gay Street Northbound; Neyland Drive Southbound; Hill Avenue East; and Market Square Mall
Dates: 1970 - 1980

Robert Drake. Biography and photocopies of published articles.

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Identifier: MM.2018.020
Scope and Contents Robert Drake. Biography and photocopies of two published articles: “Eudora Welty’s County and My Own” and “The Blue Remembered Hills of Lauderdale County, Tennessee: Some Part of My History as a Writer”
Dates: 1970-1980

Scrapbooks and photographs: 1982 World’s Fair, Rockwood, University of Tennessee compiled by Helen Carson.

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Identifier: PAS 0130
Scope and Contents Scrapbooks and photographs: 1982 World’s Fair, Rockwood, U. T. compiled by Helen Carson.
Dates: 1980-2000

“The T Book, A Student’s Handbook published by the Christian Associations of the University of Tennessee, Knoxville, 1924-25.”

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Identifier: Ephemera 2013.029
Scope and Contents “The T Book, A Student’s Handbook published by the Christian Associations of the University of Tennessee, Knoxville, 1924-25.”
Dates: 1924-1925

Thelma McGhee Hancock Collection.

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Identifier: MSC 0447
Scope and Contents Photographs; newspaper clippings; pamphlets related to Knoxville High School, University of Tennessee Knoxville from the 1930s and 1940s.
Dates: 1930-1950