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University of Chattanooga

 Organization

Found in 20 Collections and/or Records:

Mildred Brashear yearbooks and memory book

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: MS-117
Scope and Contents The Mildred Brashear yearbooks and memory book collection contains University of Chattanooga yearbooks and a scrapbooks documenting Brashear's life as an undergraduate student from 1919 to 1923.

Viola and Kate Burdick photographs and printed ephemera

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: MS-064
Scope and Contents This collection includes black-and-white photographs of Viola Burdick Campbell and Kate Burdick Hilton, photocopies of images of campus, and a photocopy of the 1919 University of Chattanooga commencement program.

Orrelle Cornelius manuscripts, correspondence, and playbills

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: MS-013
Scope and Contents This collection includes playbills and photos of the University Players (theater group from the University of Chattanooga), 1930's; playbills, newspaper clippings of the Little Theater of Chattanooga, 1920's; and a play typescript of The Whipporwill and other plays by Cornelius as well as related newspaper clippings. Also included are a few personal photos.

Gilbert E. Govan research notes and manuscripts

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MS-069
Scope and Contents The Gilbert E. Govan research notes and manuscripts collection contains Govan's various administrative library documents, correspondence, historical writings, reviews, extensive research notes, and published materials. The library documents contain budget, circulation, and inventory data related to the University of Chattanooga's library during Govan's tenure as its director. Extensive notecards and other materials demonstrate Govan's meticulous research methods. Of interest is correspondence ...

Hixson Family papers

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: MS-050
Scope and Contents This collection is comprised of correspondence to Fred W. Hixson, a University of Chattanooga President, and between his son, Jerome C. Hixson and Lupton Patten and Chancellor Fred O'Bear, ranging from 1914 to 1982. Also included is a small section from Jerome's autobiography that details his family's time in Chattanooga and their association with many prominent citizens (primarily the Patten family). A photograph of Edith Manker Patten, friend of Jerome's parents, and correspondence from her ...

Edwin Lindsey sheet music and manuscripts

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MS-052
Scope and Contents This collection includes sheet music and scores from operas, musicals, and Lindsey's original compositions dating from 1924 to 1968.

James Livingood papers and clippings

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MS-024
Scope and Contents This collection includes research materials related to institutional history, especially the UC/UT merger. Materials date primarily from the 1960s and 1970s. Papers and newspaper clippings collected by Dr. James Livingood during his tenure as professor and dean at the University of Chattanooga/UTC.

David A. Lockmiller records and papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MS-026
Scope and Contents This collection includes a letter to the UC Class of 2049, a scrapbook documenting the university’s 70th anniversary celebration, and an autograph letter signed from President Nixon. The collection also includes four scrapbooks and many degrees and honors awarded to Dr. Lockmiller. Although primarily personal in nature, this collection contains many items related to the history of UC in the mid-twentieth century. Lockmiller’s personal papers illustrate UC connections with prominent persons ...

John Longwith research notes

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MS-105
Scope and Contents The John Longwith research notes collection contains research files and a draft of Longwith's book, Light Upon a Hill: The University at Chattanooga, 1886-1996 published in 2000.

William H. Masterson speeches and correspondence

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MS-031
Scope and Contents The collection includes letters and certificates of congratulations on inauguration as University of Chattanooga President. Also included are notes from speeches given by Masterson for various university and community events as well as some university-related correspondence. Notecards of research material for his book, William Blount, are also included. Materials in the collection range from 1966 to 1979.

Isa McIlwraith and Arthur Plettner photographs, programs, and papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MS-072
Scope and Contents The IIsa McIlwraith and Arthur Plettner photographs, programs, and papers collection includes personal papers, journals, photographs, music, music programs, recordings, and related documents from Isa McIlwraith and Arthur Plettner, professors of music at the University of Chattanooga and the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga. Material covers the date range of 1924 to 1989.

Charles Newcomb photographs, clippings, and papers

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: MS-062
Scope and Contents This collection consist of various newspaper clippings, personal items, and programs that relate to Charles Newcomb and his career at the University of Chattanooga as a professor of oratory and theatre, ranging from 1907 to 1915. The newspaper clippings refer to the plays, both school and local ones, that Newcomb directed or performed in. There are several programs from the plays and oratorical contests, as well as photographs of the play rehearsals. There is a copy of his autobiography/family ...

Ruth Clark Perry lecture notes

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: MS-033
Scope and Contents This collection contains extensive handwritten notes of calculus textbooks she created as Head of the Math Department at the University of Chattanooga from 1922 to 1955, which may have been subsequently used as an outline for courses in calculus.

Frank Prescott papers and records

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MS-034
Scope and Contents This collection includes much of Prescott's teaching and research material, including government documents from 1928 to 1967. There is a strong collection of material relating to local and national political campaigns, TVA, civil rights, communism, labor, military and World War II (including Nazi newspapers, and correspondence from students serving in World War II) and political figures. There is some correspondence between himself and Dr. Joseph Zimmerman with whom he co-authored the book, ...

University of Chattanooga Board of Trustees minutes

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: UA-02-01-01
Scope and Contents The University of Chattanooga Board of Trustees minutes consists of the minutes of Board of Trustees for the University of Chattanooga and its predecessor, Grant University. Comprised of 19 volumes spanning 80 years, these minutes document the growth and development of the University of Chattanooga from a small Methodist academy into a respected private metropolitan university capable of merging with the University of Tennessee land-grant institution.

With the exception of a gap ...

University of Chattanooga Echo songbook

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: MS-058
Scope and Contents This collection contains a single songbook dated 1909 October 15.

University of Chattanooga photographs

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: MS-066
Scope and Contents The University of Chattanooga photographs collection contains photographs of the University of Chattanooga.

University of Chattanooga Tobacco Premium ribbon

 Collection
Identifier: MS-061
Scope and Contents This collection contains a single ribbon from circa 1910.

University of Tennessee at Chattanooga Chancellor portraits

 Series
Identifier: UA-04-01-00
Scope and Contents The University of Tennessee at Chattanooga Chancellor portraits series contains oil on canvas paintings of twelve of the presidents and chancellors of the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga and its predecessor institutions.

Dorothy Hackett Ward papers and records

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MS-044
Scope and Contents This collection contains mainly materials relating to her work with various theater groups in the community. There is a small amount of personal correspondence and other documents. There are also several items relating to the University and its curriculum. The collection contains administrative information, correspondence, and Ward's own notes relating to various University and community-sponsored theater groups, the Chattanooga Opera, the Festival Players, and a 1953 UN-inspired community ...