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Lou Hackett Silberman Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MSS.0392
Abstract

This collection contains the papers of Lou Hackett Silberman, longtime Hillel Professor of Jewish Literature and Thought at Vanderbilt University. Silberman also participated throughout his career in a variety of Hillel Foundation and other B'nai B'rith activities and was especially active in lecturing to various Jewish groups as well as in interreligious dialogue.

Dates: 1930s-1980

John W. Simpson Biographical File

 Collection
Identifier: EBL-0878
Abstract

Biographical file includes correspondence, postcard, engraved admission cards, and a medical class ticket.

Dates: 1839 - 1992

Paul Simpson Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MSS.0550
Dates: multiple

Sims, Cecil Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MSS.0393
Dates: 1914-1967

Wilson Sims Collection

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS.0679
Dates: multiple

Sinking Creek Film Collection

 Collection
Identifier: MSS.0854
Abstract The Sinking Creek Film collection comprises materials related to the Sinking Creek Film Celebration film festival (1969-1996), founded by Mary Jane Coleman. The collection consists of two series. The Administrative Papers series includes letters, business papers, photographs, financial records, publicity materials, and merchandise related to the activities of the festival. Of special interest is the Film Collection series, which contains reels and video tapes that are submitted for...
Dates: 1972 - 1996

Catherine G. Sinnott Biographical File

 Collection
Identifier: EBL-0364
Abstract

Biographical file includes photograph and biographical information.

Dates: 1991 - 1991

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

Francis G. Slack Collection

 Collection
Identifier: MSS.0395
Scope and Contents

This .21 linear feet collection contains a biography, a booklet from the first lecture series, and eight pamphlet offprints, authored by Professor Slack, from published journals.

Dates: 1928-1978

Philip Slates Collection

 Collection
Identifier: MSS.0396
Scope and Contents

The Philip Slates Collection (3.36 linear feet) consists of autographs, music scores, sketches, essays, writings, letters, notes, drawings, newspaper clippings, event programs, photographs, and various administrative documents. The materials reflect the teaching and composition work of Slates (1924-1966) during his time as a faculty member at George Peabody College for Teachers in Nashville, Tennessee.

Dates: multiple

Slaves of the Brazilian Royal Family Manuscript

 Collection
Identifier: MSS.0806
Abstract

An account of births and deaths at Santa Cruz, an enormous royal plantation on the outskirts of Rio de Janeiro. The table has a section for slaves (born, died, ran off, recovered) and for various types of livestock (cattle, sheep, horses, pigs). At the foot are noted the number of slaves, civilians, and soldiers who were in the plantation's hospital.

Dates: 1820

Paul Slentz Collection

 Collection
Identifier: MSS.0397
Scope and Content Note

This small collection 0.42 linear feet (1 Hollinger box) contains materials relating to South Africa and Apartheid and in particular to The Davis Cup tennis championship that was held in Nashville at Vanderbilt in the spring of 1978. These papers were collected by Paul L. Slentz while he was a graduate student at Vanderbilt during the years 1977-1979.

Dates: multiple

George A. Sloan Collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS.0589
Dates: multiple

Reverend Eugene Smathers Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MSS.0398
Table of Contents The Smathers Collection is divided into two series: a regular, and a miscellaneous series. The "regular" series includes Boxes 1-39, and contains the following: 1) Smathers' incoming correspondence; 2) Smathers' outgoing correspondence; and 3) Smathers' sermons and sermon materials. The miscellaneous series, Miscellaneous Boxes 1-22, includes the following: 1) various materials collected by Smathers, and listed according to subject; 2) articles, papers and...
Dates: 1932-1968

Dewitt R. Smith Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MSS.1011
Abstract

This collection contains 49 letters from DeWitt Smith to his sweetheart, Marion, while serving in the Air Force during the Korean War in 1952. There is also a gold-colored name place and a photograph of Smith in flight fatigues.

Dates: 1952 - 1953

Elizabeth Lee Smith Civil War Letters Collection

 Collection
Identifier: MSS.0953
Abstract

This collection contains 116 letters written to Elizabeth Lee Smith during the American Civil War. The majority of the letters are from Jasper Newton Smith who Elizabeth would marry during the war. The letters concern the progress of the war and the budding romance between Jasper and Elizabeth.

Dates: 1861 April 27 - 1865 July 23

Henry Carroll Smith Biographical File

 Collection
Identifier: EBL-0368
Abstract

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Dates: 1966 - 1986

Howard Smith Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MSS.0399
Dates: multiple

Kelly Miller Smith Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MSS.0400
Abstract

The Kelly Miller Smith Collection complements the Divinity School's Kelly Miller Smith Institute on the Black Church. This collection contains primary materials related to one of the most significant periods in black American history, ca. 1945-1984. Both contemporary and future scholars will view the collection as a valuable resource for inquiring into the thought and practice of Kelly Miller Smith, who was a widely esteemed black leader.

Dates: 1920 - 1985

Leslie McClure Smith Biographical File

 Collection
Identifier: EBL-1065
Abstract

Unpublished biographical sketch written by Dr. Smith's son, the Honorable Leslie M. Smith, 2-18-2010, photos, xerox copies of pages from 1930 Commodore, material from Ancestry.com.

Dates: 1930 - 2010

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