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The Jack Allen Collection is an accumulation of Allen’s productive life as an educator at George Peabody College for Teachers in Nashville, Tennessee. The collection comprises five linear feet relating to Jack Allen’s career and writings.
This collection contains the papers of Brainard Bartwell Cheney and Frances Neel Cheney. Major topics of interest include multiple versions of Brainard Cheney’s novels, the Pine Barrens and Rivers of Southeastern Georgia, materials relating to the Cheney’s friendships with many of the Fugitive/Agrarian writers, Brainard Cheney’s interest in Catholicism, Tennessee Politics in the late 1940’s and 1950’s, race relations and civil rights, Library Science and reference services.
Biographical file includes photographs, notes, book excerpts, obituary, and other biographical data.
Biographical file includes presentation notes, academic journal articles, obituary, bibliography, magazine articles, event program, and other biographical information.
This collection largely contains material related to opera star Luciano Pavarotti collected by Clarise DeQuasie, a former University Librarian at Vanderbilt who retired in 1997. DeQuasie was a devoted fan and friend of Pavarotti. The collection also contains some materials related to the Heard Library at Vanderbilt.
This is collection of papers of Herbert Drennon, Vanderbilt graduate (M.A. 1917) and professor of English. He was a longtime professor of English and Head of the English department at Mississippi State University (1938-1961).
Biographical file includes obituary, academic article, and correspondence.
Biographical file includes obituary.
Biographical file includes newspaper clippings about Dr. Meneely as well as obituaries.
Biographical file includes a photograph and a Rockefeller Institute for Medical Research meeting program honoring Dr. Pearce.
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.
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- Vanderbilt University Special Collections 7
- VUMC Historical Images and Biographies 7
- Science 7
- Library science 6
- VUMC History 5
- Education 4
- George Peabody College for Teachers 4
- George Peabody College for Teachers--Faculty 2
- Professional Associations 2
- Tennessee History 2
- Agrarians (Group of writers) 1
- Biochemistry 1
- Biology 1
- Cardiology 1
- Fugitives (Group) 1
- Genetics/Developmental Biology 1
- George Peabody College for Teachers--History 1
- Journalism 1
- Latin America 1
- Librarians 1
- Literature 1
- Medicine 1
- Meharry Medical College 1
- Military Medicine 1
- Molecular/Cellular Biology 1
- Music 1
- Oncology 1
- Opera 1
- Opera--20th century 1
- Pathology 1
- Performing arts 1
- Pulmonology 1
- Radiology 1
- Social science teachers 1
- Social sciences--Study and teaching 1
- Social sciences--Study and teaching (Secondary) 1
- Surgery 1
- United States--History 1
- Urology 1
- Vanderbilt University--Alumni 1
- World War, 1939-1945 1 ∧ less
- Cheney, Brainard 1
- Cheney, Frances Neel 1
About this Site
This site contains collection guides, or finding aids, to the archival collections held by Vanderbilt University Special Collections and University Archives, the History of Medicine Collection, and the Scarritt Bennett Center. Finding aids describe the context, arrangement, and structure of archival materials, allowing users to identify and request materials relevant to their research.
Each finding aid contains a link to request materials from the collections. Collections can also be requested by emailing the repository directly through the library website. Each repository has its own location, hours, and contact information. Please consult the repository with questions about using the materials. Collections are non-circulating and must be used in the repository’s reading room. In many cases, the collections are stored off-site and require advance notice for retrieval.