John James Tigert IV Collection

Identifier: MSS.0455


  • 1824 - 1964

Biographical / Historical

John J. Tigert, IV, Feb. 11, 1882.-. Jan. 21, 1965

Psychology, Education, A.B., Vanderbilt University; B.A., Oxford University; M.A., University of Minnesota; LL.D., University of Kentucky; President of University of Florida, 1928-47; Served on White House Conference of Child Health and Protection; Advisory Council, Institute of Pacific Relations; Professor of Philosophy, University of Kentucky, 1911-17; Trustee, Vanderbilt University. Book published: Bishop Holland Nimmons McTyeire.


3.36 Linear Feet (7 Hollingers, 2 Half-Hollinger boxes)

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Special Collections & Archives

Finding Aid for the John James Tigert IV Collection
Molly Dohrmann; Josanda Addo
revised January 2020
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Repository Details

Part of the Vanderbilt University Special Collections Repository

Jean and Alexander Heard Library
419 21st Avenue South
Nashville TN 37203 United States


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