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Jacques Voegli Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MSS.0770
Dates: 1980s-1990s

Voices of Peabody

 Collection
Identifier: MSS.0606
Scope and Content and History Note This Oral History Project was begun in the spring and summer of 2005 with the intention of making an archival record of diverse experiences of the Merger in 1979 of Vanderbilt University with George Peabody College for Teachers. This electronic archive and the transcriptions along with supporting materials include 27 interviews with faculty, staff, former students, and former Board Members both at Vanderbilt and Peabody and covers a range of questions including changes brought about at both...
Dates: multiple

Voices of Vanderbilt Oral History Collection

 Collection
Identifier: MSS.0480
Abstract

This collection contains oral history interview tapes and transcripts from the Voices of Vanderbilt project. For a full list of subjects, transcripts, and interviews, contact Special Collections.

Dates: 1990s-2000s

John W. Wade Collection

 Collection
Identifier: MSS.0619
Dates: multiple

Robert Bruce Wade

 Collection
Identifier: MSS.0481
Abstract

Contains a biographical sketch and photographs of Robert Bruce Wade.

Dates: 1991

Joseph W. Wahl Collection

 Collection
Identifier: MSS.0685
Dates: multiple

Ann Waldron Collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS.0482
Dates: multiple

Curtis Howe Walker Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MSS.0483
Scope and Contents The collection contains his 1905 thesis from Yale University, outgoing/incoming correspondence, a manuscript, some class notes, 70 photographs, a postcard collection [related to European travel depicting medieval architecture and religious themes], and 47 lantern slides.In addition, the collection contains the correspondence between members of his mother’s family, the Johnston’s, during the Civil War; a scrapbook , and Turkish pictures presented to his mother when she came to...
Dates: 1853 - 1960

Nancy A. Walker Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MSS.0837
Scope and Content Note The collection is comprised of letters exchanged between Nancy A. Walker, the late Vanderbilt English Professor and the Director of the Women's Studies Center, and her childhood friend, Charles "Jeff" Howie date from 1959 to 1995. The vast majority of letters were exchanged during the 1960s as Walker studied English at Louisiana State University and completed her Ph.D. at Kent State. The collection solely comprises of her outgoing mail. The letters are deeply personal and...
Dates: multiple

Wallace University School Photographs

 Collection
Identifier: MSS.0484
Dates: 1901-1929

James Waller Collection

 Collection
Identifier: MSS.0485
Scope and Contents

This collection contains a report, in one file folder, compiled by James Waller on the position of the Tennessee Electric Power Company.

Dates: undated

The Waller Project

 Collection
Identifier: MSS.0486
Scope and Contents A description of the series contained within each box: Box 1 Reports on the Waller Project, Source Cards for the Johnson Report, Interviews (taped) Done by Donald Davidson and Carole Shelton, Name Index to Interview Cards. Box 2 Interview Cards, Narratives of Interviews (typed), Anderson - Moore. Box 3 Narratives of Interviews (typed), Polk - Wilson, Narratives of Interviews,- drafts with...
Dates: 1853 - 1954

Joseph Leonard Walsh Collection

 Collection
Identifier: MSS.0487
Dates: multiple

John B. Walters Collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS.0488
Dates: multiple

James E. Ward Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MSS.0636
Scope and Contents Note This .21 linear foot collection spans the years from 1910-1980, with the bulk of the collection between the years 1923-1938. The James E. Ward Papers primarily document the 1923-1928 seasons of Vanderbilt football and key players during those seasons (Vanderbilt Football and University Materials Series). The Ward Papers also contain materials related to James Ward’s professional, collegiate, and personal activities and give a window into Nashville society...
Dates: 1910-1980

Patricia Ward Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MSS.0670
Dates: multiple

Robert Penn Warren And William Meredith Correspondence

 Collection
Identifier: MSS.0490
Scope and Content Note In this small collection (.21 linear feet) is the personal correspondence between William Meredith and Robert Penn Warren, his wife Eleanor Clark and his daughter Rosanna Warren for the years 1962-1980. Also included : an album of over 80 manuscript pages of poems by R.P.W.; a folder of invitation cards to Meredith from the Warrens; and a folder of several miscellaneous materials including R.P. Warren’s letter to the Editor of the New York Times dated May 24,...
Dates: 1962 - 1980

Robert Penn Warren Collection

 Collection
Identifier: MSS.0729
Dates: 1905 - 1976

Robert Penn Warren Letter

 Collection
Identifier: MSS.0957
Abstract

This collection contains a letter dated November 23, 1984 from Robert Penn Warren to E. Lowell Robbins about a manuscript by Robbins.

Dates: 1984 November 23

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