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Alabama and Georgia land grant deeds

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: MS-028
Scope and Contents This collection consists of land grants from Georgia and Alabama dating from 1844 to 1911. These grants document the amount of land to be granted, to whom it would be granted, and the autorization for the grant. The Georgia grants also document whether or not the land was surveyed. All the land granted and surveyed in the Georgia documents was situated in Cherokee Co., Georgia. The Alabama land grants are for land in Huntsville or Montgomery, Alabama.

Betsy Alderman collection of political campaign memorabilia

 Collection — Box 1: [11988006885498]
Identifier: MS-121
Scope and Contents This collection of political campaign memorabilia contains campaign buttons, stickers, signs, and printed ephemera from national and West Virginia political campaigns.

Penelope Johnson Allen papers

Identifier: MS-002
Scope and Contents This collection contains research notes, correspondence, clippings, histories, photographs, receipts, deeds, and research notes on the topics of Brainerd Mission and the Cherokee Indians that were created or collected by Penelope Johnson Allen primarily from 1933 to 1976. The collection also documents the historian's work with the Daughters of the American Revolution to preserve the cemetery at Brainerd Mission in Chattanooga, Tennessee.

Alpha Delta Kappa Beta Chapter scrapbooks

Identifier: MS-003
Scope and Contents This collection contains scrapbooks regarding the efforts of the Chattanooga-based Tennessee Beta chapter of the honorary sorority of teachers ranging from 1955 to 2002.

Alpha Delta Kappa Zeta Chapter scrapbooks

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MS-116
Scope and Contents This collection contains scrapbooks documenting the projects and activities undertaken by the Tennessee Zeta Chapter of the honorary organization of women educators from 1957 to 2010.

American Chestnut Oral History Project interviews and presentations

Identifier: MS-113
Scope and Contents This collection contains recorded and filmed interviews, transcripts, digital images, and sound recordings regarding the American chestnut, chestnut blight, and the Appalachian Region recorded by Bethany Baxter in 2008 as part of the original research for the thesis entitled. An oral history of the American chestnut in Southern Appalachia, submitted to the faculty of the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga in partial fulfillment of the requirements of the degree of Master of Science.

M. V. Anacker drawings

 Collection — Box 1: [11988006884087]
Identifier: MS-094
Scope and Contents This collection contains pencil and pen drawings of military scenes sketched by M. V. Anacker.

Andrews Family papers

Identifier: MS-004
Scope and Contents This collection includes documents of several generations of this Southern family, who lived in Washington, Georgia and Chattanooga, Tennessee. This collection documents the lives of Judge Garnett Andrews (1798-1873), his son Colonel Garnett Andrews (1837-1903), and his son Garnett Andrews, Sr. (1870-1946). There are also documents detailing Andrews family genealogy, as well as other allied families such as Ball, Beirne, Bowen and Lenoir. There are photographs of family members, correspondence,...

James Audubon Birds of America prints

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MS-102
Scope and Contents This collection contains the Amsterdam Edition of James Audubon's illustrations reprinted in their original elephant folio size by the Johnson Reprint Corporation and the Theatrum Orbis Terrarum in 1971 and 1972. The orignal Birds of America were printed between 1827 and 1838 in Edinburgh and London.

LaMar Baker Newsletter

 Collection — Box 1: [11988006886322]
Identifier: MS-067
Scope and Contents This collection contains newsletters authored by Olive Hunt issued weekly by Tennessee Congressman LaMar Baker in 1973 and 1974.

Craig Barrow papers

 Collection — Box 1: [11988006884848]
Identifier: MS-118
Scope and Contents This collection contains correspondence from author Gladys Swan and books reviews authored by Barrow created from 1985 to 1998.

David Lewis Beebe papers

 Collection — Box MS-005 001: [11988006877248]
Identifier: MS-005
Scope and Contents This collection contains correspondence regarding theology between David Lewis Beebe, Scottish theologian T. Ralph Morton, and English author Elizabeth Goudge from 1972 to 1978.

R. M. Bigelow correspondence

 Collection — Box 1: [11988006884046]
Identifier: MS-088
Scope and Contents This collection includes four letters written by R. M. Bigelow on the topic of nursing during the Civil War ranging from 1862 to 1866.

John Boydell engravings

 Collection — Box 1: [11988006884079]
Identifier: MS-095
Scope and Contents This collection features black and white prints of engravings of scenes from plays authored by William Shakespeare, originally created by Boydell in the 18th century England.

Mildred Brashear yearbooks and memory book

 Collection — Box 1: [11988006884855]
Identifier: MS-117
Scope and Contents This collection contains University of Chattanooga yearbooks and a scrapbooks documenting Brashear's life as an undergraduate student from 1919 to 1923.

British indenture

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: MS-056
Scope and Contents This collection contains a single land deed created in Great Britain in 1806.

Jeffrey L. Brown collection of business records

 Item — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MS-136
Scope and Contents This collection of business records contains ledgers and correspondence regarding local industry in Chattanooga, Tennessee from from 1875 to 1970. Thhis collection includes a photographs album containing images and descriptions of equipment and machinery used by the Chattanooga Gas Company in in 1919.

John H. Bullard papers and photographs

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MS-084
Scope and Contents This collection contains correspondence, photographs, and printed ephemera related to Bullard's military service during World War I under the command of President Harry S. Truman from 1945 to 1978. The collection also documents reunions of the United States Army 129th Field Artillery Division, Battery D with photographs and printed ephemera.

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.

Alfred C. Burrill papers and photographs

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: MS-071
Scope and Contents This collection contains 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.

Cadek Conservatory records

Identifier: MS-006
Scope and Contents This collection consists of photographs and numerous newspaper clippings and articles about the Cadek Conservatory, performances by and at the Conservatory, Cadek family members, and faculty at the conservatory, particularly J. Oscar Miller. There are also programs from performances by ensembles within the Conservatory as well as the Chattanooga Music Club. Items from the collection date from the late 1920s to the early 1980s.

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,...

Jean Miles Catino and Emma Bell Miles papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MS-078
Scope and Contents This collection contains Catino's correspondence and papers as well as journals, artwork, and photographs created by Emma Bell Miles, Catino's mother. The Emma Bell Miles content documents mountain life on Walden Ridge in the early 20th century. The collection also includes Catino's correspondence with Emma Bell Miles biographer, Kay Baker Gaston. Materials in the collection are dated from 1866 to 2000.

Cavalier Corporation histories, balance sheets, and facsimiles of catalogs

 Collection — Box 1: [11988006885472]
Identifier: MS-122
Scope and Contents This collection contains balance sheets, a corporate history, and facsimiles of product catalogs dating from 1957 to 1965. The facsimiles of product cataloges features Coca-Cola vending machines, coolers, and replacement parts produced by the Cavalier Corporation from 1957 to 1965.

Douglas Chamberlain papers

Identifier: MS-007
Scope and Contents This collection contains business records, newspaper clippings regarding local history and the Roane Iron Company from 1916 to 1982. Many of these clippings are a column about the history of Roane County, especially the role of the Roane Iron Company in local history, written by Snyder Roberts. Also included are clippings related to local history, and a group of photo clippings of a 1973 area flood. Also included are a group of transcripts from a bicentennial lecture forum organized by the...

Chattanooga and Lookout Mountain postcards

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: MS-100
Scope and Contents This collection includes 14 color postcards of Chattanooga, Tennessee published by W. M. Cline.

Chattanooga Area Historical Association collection of postcards

Identifier: MS-008
Scope and Contents This collection contains books, pamphlets, and postcards regarding this history of Chattanooga and the American Civil War from 1865 to 1967. Items include books and booklets related to Chattanooga, the Civil War, and Army Life. Also included are post cards and snapshots featuring scenic views of Chattanooga, a reproduction of a book by Abraham Lincoln and a Calendar of Dinners created for the housekeeper.

Chattanooga Area Library Association records

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: MS-073
Scope and Contents Correspondence, directories, newsletters, minutes, and other business documenting the membership and activities of the Chattanooga Area Library Association (CALA) from 1970 until 1996.

Chattanooga Civic Chorus records

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MS-009
Scope and Contents This collection contains programs, printed ephemera, photographs, newspaper clippings, and scrapbooks regarding the Chattanooga Civic Chorus and Cadek Choral Society located in Chattanooga, Tennessee from 1930 to 1955.

Chattanooga Daily Rebel newspapers

Identifier: MS-098
Scope and Contents This collection contains 2 issues of reprints of the Chattanooga Daily Rebel created in the late 1800s.

Chattanooga illustrations and maps

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MS-097
Scope and Contents This collection contains illustrations, maps, and other materials related to Chattanooga, Tennessee, including hand-colored prints from Harper's Weekly. Material in the collection dates from 1865 to 1899.

Chattanooga, Lookout Mountain, and Chickamauga Battlefield postcards

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: MS-090
Scope and Contents This collection contains 23 postcards of Chattanooga, Tennessee from the 20th century.

Chattanooga Shofar newsletters

Identifier: MS-139
Scope and Contents This collection contains Shofar newsletters published by the Jewish Federation of Greater Chattanooga in Chattanooga, Tennessee from 1986 to 2018.

Chattanooga women's oral histories

Identifier: MS-137
Scope and Contents This collection contains interviews regarding the history of women in Chattanooga, Tennessee recorded in 2016. The interviews document a wide breadth of local history ranging from race relations and education to women in the workforce and family life.

John Chauncey papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MS-010
Scope and Contents This collection contains correspondence, photographs, military records, and memorabilia collected during Captain Chauncey's service as a Union officer in the United States Civil War. The scope of the collection ranges from 1830 to 1950.The collection includes material related to the Civil War career of Captain John D.P.A.M. Chauncey, of Madison, Indiana. Captain Chauncey was with the 13th Indiana Volunteers. There is also correspondence relating to Captain Chauncey and his descendents, some of...

City of Chattanooga Engineer letter book

 Collection — Box 1: [11988006884095]
Identifier: MS-096
Scope and Contents This collection includes plans for downtown Chattanooga, Tennessee created by F. T. Hampton from 1870 to 1872.

City of Chattanooga Market Street Bridge correspondence and architectural drawings

 Collection — Box 1: [11988006895653]
Identifier: MS-130
Scope and Contents This collection includes facsimiles of correspondence, records, and architectural drawings related to the construction the Market Street Bridge in Chattanooga, Tennessee ranging from 1937 to 1949.

Clift Family papers, commemorative medals, and other material

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MS-048
Scope and Contents This collection provides an interesting insight into the affairs of a Confederate Civil War Veteran, Moses H. Clift (1836-1911). The collection includes documents and correspondence from the war, as well as medals, banners, and certificates highlighting Clift's involvement in the United Confederate Veterans organization. Also included are documents outlining other family members' involvement with Civil War organizations, such as the United Daughters of the Confederacy.

Cold War oral histories

Identifier: MS-099
Scope and Contents This collection contains interviews regarding the history of the Cold War in the United States and abroad.

Colville and Paine Family papers

 Collection — Box MS-011 001: [11988006877362]
Identifier: MS-011
Scope and Contents This collection includes transcripts of letters authored by family members while serving the Confederate Army during the United States Civil War in Tennessee and Georgia from 1860 to 1865.

George Connor papers

Identifier: MS-012
Scope and Contents This collection contains book manuscripts, essays, lectures, and correspondence with authors, including Robert Penn Warren and C. S. Lewis regarding literature from circa 1920 to 1942. The collection also includes early drafts of his autobiography, The Craft So Long to Learn: A Personal Chronicle of Mind and Spirit, which was published posthumously which was published posthumously by the George Connor Society in 2004 under the title Living with the...

Robert B. Cooke collection of Robert Burns literature

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: MS-080

Orrelle Cornelius papers

Identifier: MS-013
Scope and Contents This collection contains playbills, newspaper clippings, original manuscripts of plays, and photographs regarding the University Players of the University of Chattanooga (UC) and the Little Theater in Chattanooga Tennessee in the 1930s.

William Crutchfield watercolor paintings

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MS-123
Scope and Contents This collection contains 460 original watercolor paintings of wild flowers of the southeastern United States created by Chattanooga, Tennessee architect and artist William Crutchfield.

W. C. Daily correspondence

Identifier: MS-014
Scope and Contents This collection contains letters written to the Reverend W. C. Daily (1818-1897) from various figures within the Church. These letters detail Daily's activities and efforts organizing Methodist Episcopal churches in East Tennessee, and touch upon such topics as funding and ways to improve church participation among African Americans. The letters are written primarily by Bishop Davis W. Clark, but also includes contributions from Bishop M. Simpson and others. The letters primarily cover the...

Robert S. Davis papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MS-115
Scope and Contents This collection contains research notes amassed by Robert S. Davis regarding his study of Joseph Ritchey and Harrison E. Lewis. The research material includes census records, newspaper clippings, and family records as well as correspondence that documents Robert S. Davis' research and publishing.

Albrecht Dürer Von menschlicher Proportion leaves

 Collection — Box 1: [11988006885514]
Identifier: MS-128
Scope and Contents This collection contains three leaves from Latin translation of Vier Bücher von menschlicher Proportion, authored, illustrated, and edited by Albrecht Dürer in the 1520s.

Nancy Dugger manuscripts

 Collection — Box 1: [11988006877420]
Identifier: MS-015
Scope and Contents This collection includes manuscripts of her poetry, short stories, and books, mostly written for children and young adults. The collection also includes personal papers and covers dates from circa 1960 to 1985.

William S. Dyer correspondence

 Collection — Box 1: [11988006884798]
Identifier: MS-112
Scope and Contents This collection contains photocopies of letters written by Dyer during the United States Civil War from 1861 to 1864.

Oscar Easley correspondence

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: MS-077
Scope and Contents This collection contains photocopies of nine letters written by Oscar Easley to his wife, Amy, during the Civil War from 1862 to 1864.

Concha Espina correspondence

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: MS-016
Scope and Contents Letters written in Spanish (1931-1955) to Terrell Tatum, Guerry Professor of Spanish, University of Chattanooga, 1924-1967 by Spanish novelist, Concha Espina.

Arthur Forman scrapbook

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: MS-063
Scope and Contents This collection contains a scrapbook of newspaper clippings regarding The State of Tennessee v. John Thomas Scopes trial held in Dayton, Tennessee in 1925.

James B. Frazier, Jr. papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MS-046
Scope and Contents This collection consist of 25 linear feet of Mr. Frazier’s personal papers while both in and out of public office, the papers range from 1890 to 1978. Mr. Frazier was an attorney, a U.S. Attorney, and a Congressman from the state of Tennessee (Democrat-1948-1962). The collection includes his personal and political correspondence, his financial records, political documents such as speech transcripts, documents, voting records, and bills. There is also additional Frazier family material,...

Kay Baker Gaston research notes, manuscripts, and correspondence

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MS-057
Scope and Contents This ollection contains research notes, letters, and drafts regarding her eponymous biography of Appalachian author, naturalist, and artist Emma Bell Miles ranging from 1972 to 2011 The collection also includes short stories, poetry, essays, illustrations, and other material by Emma Bell Miles that range from 1902 to 1921.

State of Georgia Cherokee Land Lottery land grant

 Collection — Box 1: [11988006885522]
Identifier: MS-127
Scope and Contents This collection includes a single land grant issued by the state of Georgia to Richard Banks in 1846.

Caroline Gordon clippings, articles, and short stories

 Collection — Box 1: [11988006884277]
Identifier: MS-108
Scope and Contents This collection is made up of books, newspaper clippings, magazines, journal articles, and short stories by and about Caroline Gordon. The newspaper clippings offer critiques of Gordon's Civil War novel entitled "None Shall Look Back", as well as an interview with Gordon in which she comments on many of her works and the reviews they received. Also included in the collection is a copy of the magazine entitled Critique: Studies in Modern Fiction (winter 1956), in which many of Gordon's works are...

Gilbert and Christine Govan correspondence

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: MS-053
Scope and Contents This collection includes 45 letters written by American authors from the South from circa 1932 to 1973. Correspondents include Wilma Dykeman Stokely, Julia Peterkin, Andrew Lytle, Caroline Gordon, George Scarbrough, Jesse Stuart, Richard Chase, Donald Davidson, Stanley Horn, Paul Jordan Smith, Anworth Rutherford, John Bennett, Robert Burch, and several others.

Gilbert E. Govan research notes and manuscripts

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MS-069
Scope and Contents This 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 from around the United States congratulating...

Isobel Griscom scrapbooks, photographs, and manuscripts

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MS-018
Scope and Contents This collection contains scrapbooks, photographs, manuscripts, postcards, and personal papers dating from 1913 to 1977. Included are scrapbooks Griscom produced as a young girl through adulthood, images of her and her family, as well as a notebook of poems. All of which give a glimpse into the personal and professional life of this honored University of Chattanooga professor.

Irvine Grote papers, photographs, and research notes

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MS-019
Scope and Contents This collection contains professional and personal papers regarding the career and travels of University of Chattanooga professor, Irvine Grote, dating from 1900 to 1969. Items include his work notes and publications, portraying interests of and contributions to science. Also included are an honorary Degree of Doctor of Science from the University of Cincinnati and a booklet of letters from former students, both representing the impression Grote left on the science community. And, finally,...

William A. Guerry correspondence, speeches, and manuscripts

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MS-020
Scope and Contents This collection contains original drafts of Bishop Guerry's (1861-1928) sermons, articles, correspondence, speeches, and prayers from about 1907-1928 -- the last 20 years of his life. Many of Guerry's articles touch upon controversial topics such as the role of divorce in Christianity. The collection also includes the published forms of Guerry's articles, such as religious periodicals and newspapers. An interesting document in the collection outlines Bishop Guerry's investigation into the...

Thor Hall correspondence, manuscripts, and papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MS-079
Scope and Contents This collection includes class notes, essays, letters, and drafts and manuscripts of this publications authored during his tenure as a professor of Religious Studies at the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga from 1972 to 1994.

Hamilton National Bank records

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MS-047
Scope and Contents This Collection contains a variety of materials relating to the history of HNB and its predecessor banks, ranging from 1889 to 1972.. The first series contains a number of scrapbooks and loose clippings. These mainly contain newspaper clippings of advertisements and statements of condition of Hamilton National Bank and its competitors, from 1929 until 1972. Also included are a number of newspaper articles concerning the bank and its employees from 1949-1952 and 1969-1972. The second series is...

Harper's Monthly and Leslie’s Illustrated Civil War etchings

 Collection — Box 1: [11988006884061]
Identifier: MS-092
Scope and Contents This collection includes hand-colored etchings depicting scenes from the American Civil War that originally appeared in Harper’s Monthly and Frank Leslie's Illustrated Newspaper.

Charles S. Harris collection of facsimiles of Civil War diaries

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: MS-076
Scope and Contents This collection of facsimiles of Civil War diaries contains dairies authored by three soldiers serving in United States Army dating from 1862 to 1863: Philip R. Ward, Frederick N. Kollock, and Jacob Cohn.

Dennis Haskins Saved by the Bell television scripts

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MS-135
Scope and Contents This collection contains television scripts from Good Morning, Miss Bliss and Saved by the Bell dating from 1988 to 1992. The collection documents multiple versions of the scripts, including revisions and final versions. Moreover, the scripts include rehearsal and filming schedules, set locations, and scene-by-scene outlines providing insight into television production. The collection also includes a suit worn by Dennis Haskins in the role of...

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...

Ralph W. Hood and W. Paul Williamson field recordings, interviews, and photographs

Identifier: MS-074
Scope and Contents This collection includes 184 field recordings and interviews totalling more than 400 hours of documentary footage of serpent handling congregations in Southern Appalachia, featuring extensive footage of church services and interviews with church members of many of the major Holiness serpent handling congregations from 1975 to 2004. Additionally, the collection includes more than 2,500 photographic prints of congregants, church leaders, and services.

William Green Hope notes and syllabi

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MS-104
Scope and Contents This collection covers his years at the University of Chattanooga, from 1932 to 1936. He emphasized French as a foreign language, which led to his career for the rest of his life. His papers give good examples of the type of work expected of students at the University of Chattanooga during those years, and he took courses from some of the leading faculty of the University: Edwin Lindsey, Maxwell Smith, Terrell Tatum, and Culver Smith. There is additional post UC material, including graduate...

Nat and Bucky Hughes collection of Chattanooga research notes, photographs, and publications

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MS-086
Scope and Contents This collection of Chattanooga research notes, photographs, and publications includes research notes, photographs, pamphlets, books, and articles collected by Chattanooga, Tennessee historian Nathaniel C. Hughes. Materials in the collection range from 1861 to 1945 and primarily focus on United States military history.

Anne Bachman Hyde correspondence and research notes

Identifier: MS-021
Scope and Contents This collection includes material relating to the Cherokee Indians and their removal; the Brainerd Mission; the Civil War; the South; the United Daughters of the Confederacy; historical documents (including two letters from Teddy Roosevelt), publications and journals, and literature and art. Also includes materials relating to Chattanooga lawyer and historian, Charles McGuffey (1842-1916), and this portion includes several letters and documents pertaining to his grandfather, the noted...

C. W. Johnson slides

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MS-120
Scope and Contents This collection includes approximately 1500 glass plate slides and hand-colored prints of the slides depicting flowers and plants.

Joseph Johnston correspondence and records

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MS-023
Scope and Contents This collection contains correspondence, records, legal documents, and catalogs regarding his store in Madisonville, Tennessee ranging from 1830 to 1890. There is a limited amount of correspondence. There are many promotional items from wholesalers, such as catalogs and advertisements, a number of legal items and warrants, and ledgers and record books.

Thomas R. Jones, Sr. papers

Identifier: MS-075
Scope and Contents This collection contains correspondence between United States Army Private First Class (PFC) Thomas R. Jones and his wife, Mary Mildred Jones, regarding his military training service in during World War II in the Southeastern United States and from 1943 to 1945. Information concerning PFC Jones’ location and details about the war was censored at the time by the United States Army. He primarily writes about the weather and food in addition to inquiring about his family's wellbeing.

Krystal records

Identifier: MS-133
Scope and Contents This collection includes company newsletters, photographs, business and financial records, trophies, certificates, mascot costumes, and memorabilia relating to the restaurant's history.

Herman Lamb photographs

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MS-134
Scope and Contents This collection contains photographic prints and negatives depicting Chattanooga, Tennessee ranging from the 1920s to the 1970s, including photographs of President Franklin D. Roosevelt's visit to Chattanooga, in 1940. Subjects depicted also include scenes from Lookout and Signal Mountains, views of downtown Chattanooga, and images of a variety of buildings, people, and events.

Abraham Lincoln illustrated calendars, newspapers, and printed ephemera

 Collection — Box 1: [11988006884269]
Identifier: MS-109
Scope and Contents This collection contains six engravings, newspaper articles, and printed ephemera regarding the 16th President of the United States. Material date from 1860 to 1909.

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.

Marilyn Lloyd papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MS-025
Scope and Contents This collection contains the congressional papers of Congresswoman Marilyn Lloyd, who represented the Third District of Tennessee from 1974 until 1994. The collection includes documents from Congress sessions 100-103, various projects Mrs. Lloyd was associated with, a sampling of constituent correspondence, documents relevant to the various committees in which she was a member, newspaper articles, and campaign related materials.

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 This collection contains research files and a draft of Longwith's book, Light Upon a Hill: The University at Chattanooga, 1886-1996 published in 2000.

Lookout Mountain survey records

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MS-089
Scope and Contents This collection includes records created by a Gordon Kenneth McFarland, surveyor of Lookout Mountain located in Chattanooga, Tennessee.

Robert D. MacMurdy scrapbooks and clippings

 Collection — Box 1: [11988006883279]
Identifier: MS-036
Scope and Contents This collection contains a scrapbook, two booklets, newspaper clippings, and postcards related to The State of Tennessee v. John Thomas Scopes, which was held in Dayton, Tennessee in 1925.

Thomas Maher collection of John T. Wilder photographs

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: MS-054
Scope and Contents This collection contains facsimiles of photographs of Union Army officer John T. Wilder ranging from 1858 to 1719.

J. J. Manker correspondence

 Collection — Box 1: [11988006885506]
Identifier: MS-129
Scope and Contents This collection contains letters written by and to the Reverend J. J. Manker regarding the Methodist Church and the beginning of Chattanooga University dating from 1868 to 1932.

Cyrus Griffin Martin diaries and military records

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: MS-030
Scope and Contents This collection is comprised of Martin's correspondence, military records, financial records, and notepads created during his service as a Second Lieutenant in the American Expeditionary Forces during World War I. The contents of the collection date from 1917 to 1919. Included in the collection are official letters to Martin concerning his departure from service and his promotion to Second Lieutenant in the American Expeditionary Forces during World War I.

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.

Thomas H. McCallie annotated autobiography

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: MS-027
Scope and Contents This collection contains a photocopied facsimile of McCallie's autobiography covering a period beginning in 1901 and ending in 1912. The Memoirs is a hand-written volume of 153 pages. A transcription of the memoir is available. There are also three letters (photocopies) from 1905 concerning the founding of the McCallie School in Chattanooga, Tennessee.

Harriet Marpe McGilliard scrapbooks

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: MS-029
Scope and Contents This collection includes three scrapbooks of quotes, poems, and short stories darting from 1890 to 1893.

Isa McIlwraith and Arthur Plettner photographs, programs, and papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MS-072
Scope and Contents This 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.

William Mills correspondence and books

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: MS-059
Scope and Contents This collection is comprised of letters between Mills and University of Tennessee at Chattanooga library officials, specifically Dean of the Library, Joseph A. Jackson, concerning the books that Mill's donated to the library in the early 1990's. The books that he donated are related to Harry S Truman, economics, the United States intelligence community, Virginia Woolf, and Tennessee Williams. Also in the collection are two personal items relating to Mills: his autobiography, and a copy of his...

Jeanne Monefeldt and Mary Paroissin correspondence and photographs

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: MS-051
Scope and Contents This collection contains letters, postcards, and photographs regarding the lives of the pen pals ranging from 1924 to 1985. The letters, which were regularly written mostly in French by the pen pals until Jeanne's death in 1985, document several major historic events and people, including Charles Lindbergh's visit to France and World War II. Additionally, the correspondence captures the daily lives of two women living in the 20th century.

Barry Moser etchings, manuscripts, and papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MS-111
Scope and Contents This collection is comprised of a diverse array of artwork spanning approximately 40 years (and counting) of Mr. Moser's career. Included are over 220 (mostly original) prints, a large selection of advertisements, broadsides, and posters, several drawings and sketches, as well as several watercolors from his recent books. Included in the collection are a set of engraved wood blocks used for printing the Book Twelve American Authors and a set of metal etching plates used for the Death of...

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...

George and Louise Patten collection of Salem Hyde papers and cultural artifacts

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MS-022
Scope and Contents The collection features documents, research material, and correspondence related to Salem Hyde’s archaeological hobbies. Also included in the collection are many slides of South and Central American archaeological sites as well as a variety of artifacts from those regions. Of note is the correspondence between Mr. Hyde and Emilio Estrada (1916-1961). Estrada was a businessman and archaeologist in the Ecuadorian town of Guayaquil. His research site near Valdivia, Ecuador, revealed pottery that...

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.

Plays of William Shakespeare prints

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MS-106
Scope and Contents This collection contains 36 engravings of scenes from Shakespearean plays printed on silk, originally published in Sir Thomas Hamner's The Works of Shakespeare in 1744.

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,...

Raoul Family correspondence and photographs

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MS-082
Scope and Contents This collection encompass three generations of Southern families. Centered on Gaston and Marion Haskell Raoul, and later William and Louisa “Kit” Cheves Popham Raoul, the collection also features many other members of the Raoul, Haskell and Popham families. Family correspondence covers more that 100 years, beginning in 1889 with letters to and from the Haskell family and in 1901 with letters by the Raoul family, the correspondences feature world events such as wars and elections down to daily...

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