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Thomas B. Stapp receipts

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: MS-060
The Thomas B. Stapp receipts collection consists of various receipts documenting the amount of money Stapp owed and paid for several services. These receipts include: receipts from Chattanooga University and U.S. Grant University for tuition, French class, fines, and the University Baseball Association, receipts from the Literary Society for dues owed, and receipts for bought furniture, paid poll tax, Y.M.C.A dues, a subscription to the Lookout newspaper, and for groceries. All of these receipts range in date from 1886 to 1890.

Dates

  • 1886-1890

Creator

Conditions Governing Access

The Thomas B. Stapp receipts collection is open for research.

Conditions Governing Use

The Thomas B. Stapp receipts collection is in the public domain and may used without copyright restriction.

Extent

0.21 Linear Feet (1 Box)

Biographical / Historical

Thomas B. Stapp was born in 1868 and was one of the first students to attend Chattanooga University (now the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga), and US Grant University when the name was changed to this in 1889. Stapp was a native of Kentucky, but lived in Chattanooga for most of his life. He owned Stapp's Book Store in Chattanooga for more than 40 years, until the time of his death in January, 1954.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

The Thomas B. Stapp receipts collection was deposited with the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga on an unknown date by an unknown source.
Title
Thomas B. Stapp receipts
Status
under_revision
Description rules
dacs

Repository Details

Part of the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga Special Collections repository

Contact:
615 McCallie Avenue
Chattanooga Tennessee 37403 USA