Showing Collections: 1 - 20 of 54

Adam Gillespie Adams Collection

 Collection
Identifier: MSS.0005
Overview This collection contains 1 document of 21 pages compiled by Adam G. Adams in 1974. It is a listing of the descendants of Adam Gillespie Adams, son of David and Jane Gillespie Adams of Ballyfatton, Ireland who emigrated to Tennessee in 1839.
Dates: 1974

William Alford Collection

 Collection
Identifier: MSS.0762
Overview This collection dating from 1923-1932 documents Mr. William Alford’s association with the Vanderbilt Glee Club and his time as a student of Vanderbilt University.
Dates: 1923 - 1932

Alpha Omicron Pi Collection

 Collection
Identifier: MSS.0746
Scope and Content Note This collection contains materials relating to the Alpha Omicron Pi’s Nu Omicron chapter at Vanderbilt University. There are programs, newspaper clippings, and other memorabilia arranged by decade from the 1920s through the 1950s. Also included are photographs from the 1920s, 1930s, and 1940s.
Dates: undated

Ida Baxter and Mary Sue Mooney Scrapbook

 Collection
Identifier: MSS.0557
Overview This collection contains a scrapbook from 1931 compiled by Ida Baxter for Mary Sue Mooney. It contains clippings from the Nashville Banner of "The Erskine Honeymoon" by Charles Egbert Craddock.
Dates: 1930 - 1931

William Beard Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MSS.0037
Overview The paper contain two scrapbooks, one limited to only clippings, the other scrapbook has newspaper clippings, photographs, letters, pamphlets, booklets, itineraries, newsletters, Navy Day event-related papers, bulletins, a poem, and a resume. Also included is a publication titled: “Men Make the Navy,” a series of 20 articles.
Dates: multiple

Anne Scales Benedict Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MSS.0039
Overview This 1.05 linear feet collection, 4 boxes, has two series: Series I contains materials related to the activities of the Vanderbilt Alumnae Council, especially their efforts to persuade the University to hire a Dean of Women, build a women’s dormitory, and to raise money toward these ends. Series II contains materials unrelated to Vanderbilt Alumnae Council and includes some personal correspondence, ephemeral items, a Bible, pamphlets, a postcard album with 155 cards plus 5 individual postcards,...
Dates: 1896 - 1951

Sidney Boutwell Collection

 Collection
Identifier: MSS.0725
Scope and Content Note The Sidney Boutwell Collection is contained within a single, flat box with the vast majority of it being photographs. Also in the collection is a more detailed biography, fraternity certificates, newspaper clippings, and a scrapbook.
Dates: Undated

George M. Britton Collection

 Collection
Identifier: MSS.0052
Overview This collection is comprised of documents related to the history of Texas and Tennessee from 1817-1865. It comprises four parts: documents of the Republic of Texas, 1837-1845; the early documents of Tennessee, 1817-1862; Senate and House broadsides from 1835-1848; Scrapbooks relative to the American Civil War, 1860-1865.
Dates: 1817 - 1924

Bryson College Collection Scrapbook

 Collection
Identifier: MSS.0766
Dates: multiple

Nora Chaffin Scrapbook Collection

 Collection
Identifier: MSS.0077
Overview This small collection of .21 linear feet contains articles, papers, and newspaper photographs of Vanderbilt University in its early days. It also includes maps and articles from the Vanderbilt Alumnus magazine.
Dates: 1905 - 1981

Mary Helen Clark Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MSS.0082
Overview This collection contains correspondence from Mary Helen Clark to her family from 1928-1946 when she lived in Brazil. It also contains correspondence from Blanche Henry Clark to her family during her visit to Brazil in 1932 to visit her sister. The letters are arranged chronologically, and give detailed accounts of Mary Helen’s days in Brazil. The letters provide first-hand accounts of Latin-American foods, behaviors, language and customs of the people and the politics of the times.
Dates: 1928 - 1946

Alfred Leland Crabb Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MSS.0089
Overview This collection contains Alfred Leland Crabb’s works and correspondences from 1910 to 1970. The first part covers correspondences with faculty, friends and publishing companies from 1925 to 1970. Crabb mainly worked with the Bobbs-Merrill Publishing Company and the Johnson Publishing Company.
Dates: 1910 - 1970

Francis Craig Collection

 Collection
Identifier: MSS.0091
Overview The Francis Craig Collection contains material ranging in date from 1919 to 1994 and makes up 2.51 linear feet. The papers include personal and biographical information, correspondence, memorabilia, and photographs. The major portion of the collection, however, dates from the 1930’s and 1940’s and consists of clippings, sheet music, and recordings.
Dates: 1919 - 1994; Majority of material found within 1930s-1940s

Jesse L. Cuninggim Collection

 Collection
Identifier: MSS.0095
Overview The following material is a collection of letter, newspaper clippings, poems, dedications, pamphlets, and a typescript. The main personages in this collection are Jesse L. Cuninggim, Wilbur F. Tillett and Oswald Eugene Brown. Accompanying papers concerning the persons mentioned above are also a collection of documents concerning Vanderbilt University’s School of Religion. There are also two large scrapbooks; one in particular follows the life of Jesse L. Cuninggim through newspaper clippings...
Dates: Undated

DeWitt Family Collection

 Collection
Identifier: MSS.0109
Dates: multiple

Morrill B. Donnald Scrapbook

 Collection
Identifier: MSS.0899
Dates: multiple

Denna Frank Fleming Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MSS.0142
Overview The papers of Denna F. Fleming include material from several areas of his life and work - those of teacher, writer, political scientist, and concerned citizen. They cover the years 1930-1974.
Dates: 1930 - 1974

Howard Campbell Gilmer, Jr. Collection

 Collection
Identifier: MSS.0754
Dates: multiple

Julian Goodman Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MSS.0880
Scope and Content Note: This collection is comprised of the personal and corporate papers including photographs, audio visual material, and memorabilia of Julian Goodman who was both President and Chairman of the Board of NBC (the National Broadcasting Company) from 1966 until his retirement in May of 1979. The dates of these papers range from 1941 - 1996, with the majority of the material in the 34 year period that Goodman worked for NBC ( 1945 - 1979). The collection is comprised of approximately 65...
Dates: multiple

Filtered By

  • Subject: Scrapbooks X

Filter Results


 

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.

Requesting Materials

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.