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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 The Viola and Kate Burdick photographs and printed ephemera 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.

Alfred C. Burrill papers and photographs

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: MS-071
Scope and Contents Papers and documents of Alfred C. Burrill, former instructor at the University of Chattanooga Evening College and authority on conservation and natural resources from circa 1920 to 1957. Includes personal photographs of Mr. Burrill and family, Grant University material and photos, certificates, newspaper clippings, and other university-related items.

North Callahan papers and manuscripts

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MS-070
Scope and Contents This collection contains papers, manuscripts, reviews, lecture notes, photographs, newspaper clippings, scrapbooks, and memorabilia of Dr. North Callahan (bulk 1940-1996). The collection is diverse and covers his years in the military, as a journalist, a lecturer, an historian, and an author. Highlights of the personal material in the collection include correspondence with several politicians and heads of the Tennessee Valley Authority and photos with famous personalities such as Mickey Rooney, ...

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.

Hixson Family papers

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: MS-050
Scope and Contents The Hixson Family papers 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 ...

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.

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.

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 Executive Committee minutes

 Series — Box: 1
Identifier: UA-02-02-01
Scope and Contents The University of Chattanooga Board of Trustees Executive Committee minutes series consists of six volumes of meeting minutes and correspondence spanning from 1899-1969. These records document the role of the Executive Committee in governing the University of Chattanooga on behalf of the Board of Trustees. The minutes of the Executive Committee meetings are much briefer than those of the full Board of Trustees meetings, as they do not contain annual reports from the president and other ...

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 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 — Box: 1
Identifier: MS-061
Scope and Contents The University of Chattanooga Tobacco Premium ribbon 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.