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James R. Sasser Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MSS.0810
Abstract This collection contains the political papers of former U.S. Senator and Ambassador to China, James R. “Jim” Sasser. The Sasser Papers (1976-2010) include personal files belonging to both him and his wife Mary Sasser, campaign materials, U.S. Senate files and materials encompassing constituent and non-constituent correspondence, invitations and schedules, office administration files, legislative, subject, and staff files, press clippings, committee work, and speeches, ambassador files and...
Dates: 1936 - 2013

John Shelby Biographical File

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Identifier: EBL-0873
Abstract

Biographical file includes photographs, newspaper clippings, and reprints of diplomas.

Dates: 1858 - 1859

St. George L. Sioussat Collection

 Collection
Identifier: MSS.0394
Scope and Contents

This collection contains pamphlets which were authored by Professor Sioussat. These are reprints from journals where the articles appeared.

Dates: 1906 - 1918

Stagecoach Transport Register

 Collection
Identifier: MSS.0998
Abstract

This collection contains a register listing stagecoach routes, times, and prices from 1849-1850. Most of the locations mentioned are in Tennessee, though others are from around the Southeast.

Dates: 1849 - 1850

James G. Stahlman Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MSS.0413
Abstract This collection contains the papers of James G. Stahlman, publisher of the Nashville Banner from 1930 to 1972 and member of the Board of Trust for Vanderbilt from 1927 until his death in 1976. As publisher, Stahlman and the conservative Banner carried on storied battles with the more liberal Tennessean until the Banner's sale to the Gannett Corporation in...
Dates: 1915 - 1976

Hugh Wagner Stallworth Biographical File

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Identifier: EBL-0383
Abstract

File contains photocopies of newspaper articles

Dates: 1968 - 1986

Samuel Hollingsworth Stout Biographical File

 Collection
Identifier: EBL-0392
Abstract

File contains articles about Dr. Stout and the Confederate medical service during the American Civil War (1861-1865)

Dates: 1960 - 1984

Tennessee Academy of Science Records

 Collection
Identifier: MSS.0439
Dates: 1912 - 1939

Tennessee College Placement Association Records

 Collection
Identifier: MSS.0440
Dates: multiple

Tennessee Intercollegiate State Legislature (TISL) Collection

 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...
Dates: 1966 - 2017

Tennessee Nurses' Association Archive

 Collection
Identifier: EBL-0181
Abstract

Collection is partially processed. Contains minutes, publications, scrapbooks, and correspondence.

Dates: 1900-2022

Tennessee Screenwriting Association Collection

 Collection
Identifier: MSS.0442
Scope and Content Note

This collection is made up of materials in 2 Hollinger boxes comprising .84 linear feet.

It includes correspondence, newsletters, newspaper articles, photographs,by - laws and other documents relating to the Association covering the years 1988 to 2002.

Dates: 1988 - 2002

John Brown Thomison 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

General Gates P. Thruston Collection

 Collection
Identifier: MSS.0454
Scope and Contents

This collection contains an address, biographical and collection details, journal articles, and a manuscript relating to General Gates P. Thruston.

Please note that additional information regarding ‘The Thruston Collection’ is located in the Secretary of the University Records, RG 900, under Robert McGaw.

Dates: 1900 - 1910

Shirley C. Titus Biographical File

 Collection
Identifier: EBL-1189
Abstract

File contains photographs, biographical article, and a report prepared by Ms. Titus and submitted to Vanderbilt Chancellor James H. Kirkland in 1933 regarding a ten year plan for the development of the School of Nursing.

Dates: 1940 - 1961

Molly H. Todd Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MSS.0459
Abstract

This collection contains the papers of Mary Hart "Molly" Todd, first president of the reconstituted League of Women Voters of Nashville. Todd was a strong advocate for voting rights, racial integration, and women's rights.

Dates: 1943 - 1993

Robert O. Tucker Biographical File

 Collection
Identifier: EBL-0907
Abstract

Photocopy of biographical article published in Tennessee the Volunteer State vol IV 1923, and a copy of an address delivered to the graduating class of the medical department of the University of Tennessee in 1902.

Dates: 1923 - 1923

Mial Vincent Collection

 Collection
Identifier: MSS.0986
Dates: 1862 - 1863

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

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