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This .21 linear foot collection contains one three-ring binder with 27 pieces of original correspondence, with a transcription and photocopies. Also included are notes of recommendation, programs, and student cards. Ethel Mary “Dot” wrote most of the letters with the last letter being written by her younger brother, Albert Goode Ervin, Jr. “Budy” when he was 12 years old. “Lily” is the nickname of her mother, Elizabeth Ervin.
This collection contains nine photographs and seven postcards.
This .21 linear feet collection is comprised of 22 photographs, in 13 file folders, taken between 1899 and 1902 of Alice Parr, her classmates, and a University of Nashville school building. The photographs are in alphabetical order where identified, otherwise grouped by date.
This collection contains a miscellany of records (historical, financial, membership, press, and other) from this social club connected to George Peabody College for Teachers.
The collection is .84 linear feet and covers the years 1917 until 1974. In addition there is a scrapbook containing photographs, reports, yearbooks, and programs and which includes materials from the years 1953-1957.
The collection contains 49 items: 45 letters, two poems, one biographical sketch, and one newspaper clipping. These items have been placed in 27 acid-free file folders, and will be stored in one Hollinger box totaling .165 linear feet.
The majority of the correspondence includes a typed biographical notation about the writer, and his relationship to him/her. It includes a biographical sketch written by Donald Davidson as well as two of his unpublished poems.
The James D. Squires (1943-) papers were donated to Vanderbilt University in 2005 and encompass his careers as a journalist and editor, as a political adviser, and as an author. The Nashville native graduated from Peabody College in 1966 and started his journalism career at the Tennessean.
This collection contains four items, a Birthday Meditation, a Brochure, a Holiday Greeting and Verses. They will be housed in four file folders.
This collection contains photographs and newspaper clippings from Carolyn Whitaker's time as a student at Peabody College between 1949-1953.
- George Peabody College for Teachers 3
- George Peabody College for Teachers--Faculty 2
- George Peabody College for Teachers--History 2
- University of Nashville 2
- Art 1
- Correspondence 1
- Costume design 1
- Education 1
- George Peabody College for Teachers -- Students 1
- George Peabody College for Teachers--Board of Trustees 1
- George Peabody College for Teachers--Staff 1
- Journalism 1
- Literature 1
- Oral history 1
- Photograph albums 1
- Photographs 1
- Poetry--1960-1970 1
- Religion 1
- Scrapbooks 1
- Southern States--Politics and government 1
- Sports 1
- Tennessee--Politics and government 1
- Universities and colleges--Mergers 1
- Vanderbilt University--Alumni 1
- Vanderbilt University--Faculty 1
- Vanderbilt University. Divinity School 1
- prints (visual works) 1 ∧ less
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