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Nashville University Women's Council Records

Identifier: MSS.0727
Scope and Contents The Nashville University Women’s Council Collection is ½ Hollinger box or .21 linear feet and contains records of the council from 1973 to 1979. Financial records, correspondence, membership information and meeting minutes comprise the bulk of the records.
Dates: 1973 - 1979

J. Robert Newbrough Papers

Identifier: MSS.0655
Dates: multiple

George Marion O’Donnell Papers

Identifier: MSS.0316
Scope and Content Note The papers of George Marion O’Donnell date from approximately the 1870s to 1982. The bulk of the collection, however, dates from the 1940s and 1950s. It includes O’Donnell’s correspondence, journals, and daybooks, which reflect his interest in modern literature and the influence of several Vanderbilt and other Southern literary figures over his own work. His correspondence includes one letter each from Allen Tate, John Peale Bishop, and Harriet Owsley, and a brief scribbled note from John Crowe...
Dates: Inclusive: c.1870s - 1982; Bulk: 1940s-1950s

Bruce R. Payne Papers

Identifier: MSS.0325
Overview The Bruce R. Payne Papers are comprised of nine boxes (3.78 linear feet) of correspondence and subject files related to Payne's tenure as President of Peabody College. The bulk of the papers consist of correspondence.
Dates: 1912 - 1937

William H. Payne Papers

Identifier: MSS.0326
Dates: multiple

Peabody Education Fund Collection

Identifier: MSS.0327
Overview The Peabody Education Fund Collection includes correspondence (1881-1918), subject files pertaining to the establishment and growth of the fund, pamphlets on education, and the proceedings of the trustees (1870-1907). The collection is 5 linear feet, and about half of the collection is correspondence. Major topics of interest include the establishment of the Peabody Education Fund, the early years of the Peabody Normal College/George Peabody College, education, and rural elementary schools.
Dates: 1870 - 1918

Mattie A. Roach Letter

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS.0831
Overview Contains a correspondence written to the S.S. at Chicago about the Nashville Institute.
Dates: 1878 February 27

Thomas Irby Rogers Collection

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS.0369
Overview This collection contains one receipt, housed in one file folder, for tuition in the Law School at Vanderbilt University in 1882.
Dates: 1882

Sharon Shields Papers

Identifier: MSS.0909
Overview This collection contains one manuscript, "Salary Arbitration in Professional Sports" by Robert Bruce Snow, HOD 2980.03 Readings & Research, Professor Sharon Shields.
Dates: circa 2010

Will Ella Tatom Johnson Smith and James Mapheus Smith Papers

Identifier: MSS.0403
Scope and Content Note The Will Ella Tatom Johnson Smith and James Mapheus Smith Papers consist of approximately seven cubic feet of material. The bulk of the papers consist of subject files, writings by Will Ella and James Mapheus, and writings by their associates. The Will Ella Tatom Johnson Smith Papers are comprised of five series and represent almost half of the total collection. The series for Will Ella Tatom Johnson Smith are: 1....
Dates: multiple

Southern Education Reporting Service

Identifier: MSS.0405
Dates: multiple

Charles H. Stone Papers

Identifier: MSS.0421
Overview This collection contains the professional correspondence relating to the career of Charles H. Stone, an educator in the field of librarianship. The majority of the correspondence relates to Stone’s tenure at George Peabody College in Nashville, Tennessee.
Dates: 1919 - 1927

William Knox Tate Collection

Identifier: MSS.0755
Dates: multiple

George John ten Hoor Collection

Identifier: MSS.0438
Scope and Content The George John ten Hoor Collection contains a volume of lectures on Kant and Hegel by Dr. R.M. Wenlry, Professor of Philosophy at Glasgow University and University of Michigan, and a 1952 copy of the journal Monatshefte containing an article by Dr. ten Hoor.
Dates: 1930-1952

Tennessee College Placement Association Records

Identifier: MSS.0440
Dates: multiple

Tennessee Intercollegiate State Legislature (TISL) Collection

Identifier: MSS.0441
Scope and Contents The Tennessee Intercollegiate State Legislature (TISL) Records consist of materials collected by TISL alumni from its earliest inception in 1966 through the present. The collection is divided into three series; Series I. TISL Publications & Related Organizations; Series II. General Assemblies; and Series III. Oversize Materials. Series I. TISL Publications & Related Organizations is comprised of newsletters published by TISL, the organizations...
Dates: 1966 - 2017

Wallace University School Photographs

Identifier: MSS.0484
Dates: 1901-1929

Richard Malcolm Weaver Papers

Identifier: MSS.0495
Dates: 1940s - 1960s

Martha Jane Whiteside Collection

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS.0501
Overview This collection contains 3 issues of the Purple and White newspaper produced by the Branham and Hughes School in Spring Hill, TN. The newspapers date from 1906-1907.
Dates: October 26, 1906; January 31, 1907; April 5, 1907

Susan Wiltshire Papers

Identifier: MSS.0657
Dates: multiple

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