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Collection — Box: UA-04-01-06 001
Scope and Contents This series contains primarily correspondence to and from Arlo Ayers Brown from 1921-1929 relating to administrative affairs of the University of Chattanooga. Several files contain correspondence with charitable organizations such as the Carnegie Corporation and the American Bankers Association Foundation applying for funding for student scholarships and other needs. Additionally there is a file of correspondence with Adolph S. Ochs and his associates pertaining to a service and series of...
Collection — Box: UA-00-01-01 001
Scope and Contents This series contains newspaper clippings, course catalogs, legal documents and other records regarding Chattanooga University from 1883 to 1930. Several legal documents pertain to the Methodist Episcopal Church Board of Education, the Freedmen's Aid and Southern Education Society and the involvement of these two entities in the foundation of Chattanooga University. A substantial portion of this series also contains newspaper clippings and a history manuscript pertaining to the controversy over...
Collection — Multiple Containers
Scope and Contents This series contains founding legal documents, administrative and financial records, newspaper clippings and other materials pertaining to both the Chattanooga and Athens campuses of Grant University from 1889 to 1907.
Collection — Box: UA-00-01-06 001
Scope and Contents This series contains administrative records, photographs and postcards depicting campus, faculty lists, a history manuscript, dating from 1882 to 1921 and two photocopied book chapters from books published much later. The first book chapter is titled "Tennessee Wesleyan College: The War Years and the Twenties" and comes from a book titled Over Here and After: McMinn County, Tennessee During World War I and the Twenties. Edited by Genevieve Wiggins and Bill Akins. Athens, Tennessee: McMinn...
Collection — Box: UA-00-01-04 001
Scope and Contents This series contains a grade book, faculty meeting minutes, a faculty roster for the School fo Theology dating from 1890 to 1910. It also contains speech notes on the history of the School of Theology titled "The School of Theology in Grant University and The University of Chattanooga" by Roy L. Howard, presented at the meeting of the Southeastern Jurisdiction Historical Society at Tennessee Wesleyan College, 2008 July 9.
- Subject: Christian universities and colleges -- United States X
- Methodist Episcopal Church -- History 3
- College presidents 1
- College trustees 1
- Education -- Tennessee -- Chattanooga 1
- Race relations -- Religious aspects -- Methodist Episcopal Church 1
- Segregation in higher education -- United States 1
- Universities and colleges -- Administration 1 ∧ less
- Freedmen's Aid and Southern Education Society 2
- Brown, Arlo Ayers (1883-1961) 1
- Chattanooga University 1
- Grant University 1
- Lewis, Edward S., 1855-1934 1