University of Tennessee at Chattanooga
8.0 Linear feet 9 boxes
This collection contains various correspondence and documents relating to Dr. Gilbert Govan's tenure as the director of the University of Chattanooga Library (1934-1962). These include library reports, budgets, and circulation material from Dr. Govan's tenure. Also prominent are extensive notes and manuscripts relating to Dr. Govan's historical writings and reviews for various local publications. Some personal collections of published materials are also included.
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Govan, Gilbert E. (Gilbert Eaton), 1892-. Gilbert E. Govan papers, 1930-1977. | Office of Academic Affairs Records, , 1961-1977 (Bulk, 1965-1976) | Bailey, Louis J. (Louis Jonathan), 1881-1962. Papers, 1916-1934. | Schuller, Gunther. Gunther Schuller collection, 1967-1977. | Fuller, Ada E., -1938. Ada E. Fuller papers, 1931-1934.
University of Tennessee at Chattanooga
8.0 Linear feet 184 DVDs and approximately 2,500 photographs
This archive consists of 184 DVDs of 400+ hours documenting the contemporary serpent handlers of Southern Appalachia, with extensive footage of entire services and interviews with church members of the major Jesus Name serpent handling churches of Appalachia from 1975-2004. In addition, there are approximately 2,500 photographs documenting the same church services.
University of Tennessee at Chattanooga
0.5 Linear feet
The William Mills Papers are a collection of correspondence from William Mills to the University of Chattanooga Dean of Libraries, Dr. Joseph Jackson, concerning the books that Mills donated to Lupton Library in the early 1990s. There is also a copy of Mill's autobiography and a book that he wrote in 1995 entitled "An Informal History of Technical Ceramics."
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Mills, William S. William Mills papers, 1922-1997. | Lilly Henry Tracy, 1897-1973. (1918). Collection, 1922-1995. | Jackson, Royal G. Oral histories of Northern Cheyenne descendants of the Battle of Little Bighorn, 1985-1987. | Merwin (Family : Ill.). Merwin family collection, 1911-2000 (bulk 1911-1922). | Gardner, Virginia. Papers, 1922-1990.
University of Tennessee at Chattanooga
42.0 Linear feet
Papers, manuscripts, reviews, lecture notes, photographs, newspaper clippings, scrapbooks, and memorabilia of Dr. North Callahan, a Lt. Colonel in the US Army, journalist, lecturer, historian, and author of over a dozen books on American history. In addition, Dr. Callahan donated over 1100 volumes of books dealing with American history to the library.
University of Tennessee at Chattanooga
1.5 Linear feet
The Chattanooga Area Historical Association Collection is comprised of materials collected by the Chattanooga Area Historical Association over a number of years. Items represent different aspects of Chattanooga history.
University of Tennessee at Chattanooga
0.5 Linear feet
The Oscar Easley Letters are a collection of photocopies of letters written by Oscar Easley to his wife, Amy, in Illinois, during the Civil War, from 1862 to 1864.
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Easley, Oscar. Oscar Easley letters, 1862-1864. | Shanklin, George W., 1841-. Civil War Letters, 1862-1864. | Letters of James S. Easley 1837-1878 and 1983 | Brewster, John L., approximately 1829-1863. Letters, 1862-1864. | Lang, David, 1838-1917. Letters, 1862-1864.
University of Tennessee at Chattanooga
25.0 Linear feet
The James B. Frazier, Jr. Papers consist of Mr. Frazier’s personal papers while both in and out of public office. Mr. Frazier was an attorney, a U.S. Attorney, and a Congressman from the state of Tennessee (Democrat-1948-1962).
University of Tennessee at Chattanooga
0.3 Linear feet 1 box
This collection contains 45 handwritten and typescript letters written to the Govans by various prominent Southern American writers. The letters were written roughly from the 1930's to the 1970's.
University of Tennessee at Chattanooga
4.0 Linear feet 4 boxes
The Clift Family Papers collection includes documents relating to the family of Moses H. Clift (1836-1911). Within the collection are Clift and Fain families genealogical documents; photos, correspondence, clippings, and speeches relating to the Civil War, General A.P. Stuart, and Confederate Veterans' affairs. There are also Civil War artifacts, such as flags and banners.
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Clift, Moses H., 1836-1911. Clift Family papers, c. 18uu-1911. | McNaught, William, 1814-1896. William McNaught Papers, 1836-1911. | Burgoon, I. H. (Isadore H.), 1839-1917. I.H. Burgoon collection, 1836-1917. | Finegan, Nathan, 1835-1911. Papers 1858-1911. | Roberts family. Ziba Roberts collection, 1826-1957, bulk 1861-1911.
University of Tennessee at Chattanooga
3.0 Linear feet 4 boxes
Papers and research notes of John Longwith for his 2000 publication “Light Upon a Hill: The University at Chattanooga, 1886-1996.” University of Tennessee at Chattanooga.