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James A. Estes Collection

 Collection
Identifier: MSS.0132
Dates: multiple

Don Evans Collection

 Collection
Identifier: MSS.0913
Abstract

This collection contains the papers of Professor Donald H. Evans, a professor of art and art history, emeritus, at Vanderbilt University.

Dates: 1970s-2000s

Margaret Evans Collection

 Collection
Identifier: MSS.0133
Abstract

The collection is comprised of journal articles and studies produced by Dr. Evans as well as correspondence between Dr. Evans and various colleagues and associates. The collection includes Dr. Evan’s obituary, printed in the Tennessee Banner in May, 1981.

Dates: 1965 - 1981

Dorothy Parks Evins Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MSS.0836
Dates: multiple

Edward Farley Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MSS.0134

Rendings Fels Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MSS.0769
Scope and Content Note:

The Rendigs Fels Papers consist of one Hollinger box( .417 linear feet) is comprised of correspondence with his peers and former students regarding the field of economics. His papers are broken into two series; the first series Correspondence comprises eleven folders of letters and email date from 1967 to 2008 the second series Writings is made up of seven folders of articles written by Rendigs Fels over the course of his career.

Dates: 1967-2003

Thomas Fensch Collection

 Collection
Identifier: MSS.0135
Abstract

The collection contains numerous document formats all pertaining to Country and Western music. The contents date from the mid-1960s to the early 1970s, with only a few exceptions.

Dates: 1948-1970s

James and Elizabeth Ferguson Collection

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS.0136

Ferns of Tennessee Collection

 Collection
Identifier: MSS.0830
Dates: multiple

Finley, J. E. Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MSS.0138
Abstract

The Finley Family lived in rural West Tennessee. The collection contains newspaper clippings that focus on farming and/or livestock problems, and the lyrics to old songs, which were published in the Commercial Appeal in the 1920s. It also includes a World War II Ration Certificates and Booklet.

Dates: 1920 - 1957

Claude Lee Finney Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MSS.0139
Dates: multiple

William Fisher Collection

 Collection
Identifier: MSS.0777
Abstract

This collection contains 3 16mm color films and 64 slides depicting scenes from Mexico and Guatemala circa 1940, created by William Fisher. The entire collection has been digitized.

Dates: 1939 - 1942

Fisk University Student Letter

 Collection
Identifier: MSS.0972
Abstract

This is a handwritten letter by a student at Fisk University named Jodie dated May 15, 1917. In it, she discusses life at college, summer plans, a female friend who may be insane or "possessed of evil spirits" fellow students heading off to train for WWI, and more.

Dates: 1917 May 15

Gladys M. Fitts Collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS.0141
Abstract

This collection contains memorabilia, 18 items in 10 file folders, all relating to the 1986 reunion for the Class of 1941.

Dates: 1937 - 1986

Sidney Fleischer Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MSS.0653
Dates: multiple

Denna Frank Fleming Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MSS.0142
Abstract

The papers of Denna F. Fleming include material from several areas of his life and work - those of teacher, writer, political scientist, and concerned citizen. They cover the years 1930-1974.

Dates: 1930 - 1974

Doris Fleming Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MSS.0692
Abstract

The Doris Fleming Collection documents the life and contributions of Doris Fleming, a singer and patron involved in multiple music clubs in Nashville. This collection encompasses a wide range of personal and biographical materials, including correspondence, photographs, and writings. The most significant part of the collection is the Music Collection, consisting of sheet music, programs, and notes on the music and songs.

Dates: 1921 - 1986

Sam Fleming Illuminated Medieval Manuscript and Early Printing Collection

 Collection
Identifier: MSS.0640
Scope and Content Note This Collection of Illuminated Medieval Manuscripts and Early Printed Leaves is 1.04 linear feet and is comprised of 91 vellum leaves from a Latin Manuscript Bible of the late 13th century and 80 pages from a Missal printed in the first part of the 16th century. The illuminated leaves from the Latin Bible have been damaged and repaired. Reproductions of six of these leaves from the Illuminated Latin Bible are framed and hang in the...
Dates: circa 1290-circa early 1500s

Sam Fleming Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MSS.0143
Abstract These papers are made up primarily of materials relating to Sam Fleming and Vanderbilt and include items from his time as an undergraduate (1924-1928), his tenure on the Board of Trust (1952-1981), the Athletic program, and building of the new stadium, speeches and remarks by Fleming and others, and the Merger of Vanderbilt with Peabody College in 1979, when Fleming was chairman of the Board of Trust. This collection also includes nine items, historic documents or concerning historic...
Dates: 1924 - 1981

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