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Hugh Davis Graham Collection

 Collection
Identifier: MSS.0543
Overview The Hugh Davis Graham is a small collection of two Hollinger boxes (.83 linear feet) the biggest part of which are his published articles. Also in the collection are notes, programs from conferences, newspaper clippings, research, and emails. Most of the content in the Hugh Davis Graham Collection relates to his interests in Civil Rights and Policy History, more specifically the Civil Rights Act and Affirmative Action.
Dates: 1987 - 2002

Grant W. Liddle biographical file

 Collection
Identifier: EBL-1182
Abstract Materials include photographs, newspaper clippings articles, C.V.
Dates: 1960 - 1990

William J. Griffin Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MSS.0182
Scope and Content Note This collection is composed of one Hollinger box with thirteen folders contained within. The collection is primarily composed of research papers from Griffin’s peers in other universities, as well as research cards to said papers. Additionally, there is research on Peabody College by Griffin himself. Finally, correspondence to Griffin can also be found.
Dates: undated

Paul Hardacre Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MSS.0669
Scope and Contents The 14 cubic feet collection includes Paul Hardacre’s research materials, teaching materials, correspondence, maps, student papers and dissertations, grade books, and assorted news publications related to the Vanderbilt history department and historical associations. The materials in the collection reflect his specialization in British history. The collection also contains Paul Hardacre’s dissertation The Royalists during the Puritan Revolution, 1642-1660....
Dates: multiple

Harrison, Tinsley Randolph, Sr. (1900-1978)

 Collection
Identifier: 550
Abstract Biographical file includes several photographs, negatives, news and magazine clippings, recollections, academic papers, correspondence, Harrison papers collection inventory, convocation program, and other biographical information.
Dates: 1925 - 1993

Andrew and Mattie Haun Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MSS.0197
Scope and Content Note This small collection of two Hollinger boxes (.84 linear feet) contains correspondence and personal and biographical materials relating to Andrew Jacob Haun and Mattie Francis Oliver Haun, aunt and uncle of the southern writer Mildred E. Haun, whose papers are also held by Special Collections in the Vanderbilt University Library
Dates: multiple

Willis D. Hawley Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MSS.0578
Dates: multiple

Nicholas Hobbs Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MSS.0210
Dates: multiple

Nicholas Hobbs Papers - Classification Project

 Collection
Identifier: MSS.0579
Dates: multiple

Sara Holroyd World War II and George Peabody College for Teachers Collection

 Collection
Identifier: MSS.0654
Scope and Content Note This small collection (.42 linear feet ) contains letters, programs, and newspaper clippings collected by Sara Holroyd, a 1946 graduate of George Peabody College for Teachers. (Peabody merged Vanderbilt University in 1979.). Ms. Holroyd was a student leader and a musician while at Peabody, and many of the programs feature her as a student musician. This collection also chronicles the end of WWII and activities at Peabody College during that time.
Dates: multiple

Doris Lyons Hoover Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MSS.0761
Scope and Content Note The papers are contained in five Hollinger boxes and measures 1.66 linear feet. They are comprised of personal correspondence, newspaper clippings and articles about Doris Hoover, a CD of hundreds of photos of her creative works, as well as copies of the books she wrote. Her personal correspondence includes letters and postcards from other well-known artists such as Bets Ramsey and Jean Ray Laury. Bets Ramsey is an award-winning quilter, lecturer, and author. She was the founder and director of...
Dates: multiple

R. D. Jamison Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MSS.0228
Overview This collection contains two letters from the Civil War era to "Camilla" and some school ephemera from the 1890s.
Dates: 1858 - 1896

John Barlow Youmans (1893-1979) biographical file

 Collection
Identifier: EBL-0974
Abstract Photographs of Dr. Youmans, newspaper clippings, awards and honors, letters, personal corrspondence, biographical data, and reprinted journal arricles.
Dates: 1940 - 1979

John Brown Thomison (1921-2013) biographical file

 Collection
Identifier: EBL-0896
Abstract File contains biographical articles and tributes, as well as a compiliation entitled "But I Digress" of some of Dr. Thomison's editorials that appeared in the Southern Medical Journal during his tenure as editor 1977-1992. Also contains published obuturary that appeared in Tennessean Wednesday, May 1, 2013.
Dates: 1977 - 12013; Majority of material found in 2013 - 2013

John Gilbert Rogers (1839-1917) Biographical File

 Collection
Identifier: EBL-1228
Dates: 1860-1875

John Shelby biographical file

 Collection
Identifier: EBL-0873
Abstract Biographical file includes photographs, newspaper clippings, and reprints of diplomas.
Dates: 1858 - 1859

John Ward Patterson (1916-2006) biographical file

 Collection
Identifier: EBL-0777
Abstract Biographical file includes photographs and several newspaper clippings.
Dates: 1958 - 1963

Edith Lillian Jones Collection

 Collection
Identifier: MSS.0580
Scope and Contents This collection contains nine photographs and seven postcards.
Dates: 1898 - 1903

Joseph Pinckney Farrar biographical file

 Collection
Identifier: EBL-1209
Abstract Folder contains original manuscript of 1884 commencement address given by Dr. Farrar, as well as a typescript of that speech. Also an obituary.
Dates: 1884 - 1930

Kampmeier, Rudolph Herman (1898-1990)

 Collection
Identifier: 613
Abstract Flie contains newspaper clippings, articles, photographs, C.V.
Dates: 1936 - 2004

 

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