Tennessee Polytechnic Institute
Found in 46 Collections and/or Records:
Boxes 1 and 2 contain concert programs (1954-1957), a basketball program (1956), student fee invoices (1953-1954), a freshmen initiation program (1953), an admission application (circa 1954), drama club programs (1956 and circa 1954), and The Tech Dynamo student-published journal (1920).
Vivian Barnes attended Tennessee Tech and graduated in 1949 with a degree in accounting. She married H.S. Barnes, who attended Tech from 1936 to 1939. The materials include clippings from the Oracle, Tech’s student newspaper, and programs from different events, such as operas, plays, choral events, and symphony performances from 1935 to 1980, with most of the material dating from 1938 to 1966.
Bulletin of the Tennessee Polytechnic Institute: Announcement of the Department of Chemistry and Business Administration Department Curriculum.
The collection documents William Everett Derryberry’s term as President of Tennessee Tech University (1940-1974) and his personal and professional life outside of the university. He managed the university through disruption during World War II, growth in enrollment after the war, physical expansion of the campus, integration and student movements during the 1960s and 1970s, and the university’s name change from Tennessee Polytechnic Institute in 1965.
The Newsletters and Publications collection is an accumulation of various publications made by Tennessee Tech University and other institutions relevant to the region dating from 1951 through 2020. The records are files of text arranged in alphabetical order by title of publication.
- Unprocessed Material 33
- Collection 8
- Archival Object 5
- Concert programs 9
- Universities and colleges -- Alumni and alumnae 9
- Commencement ceremonies 8
- College students 7
- black-and-white photographs 7
- Football 5
- Homecoming 5
- Newspapers 5
- Report cards 5
- souvenir programs 5
- College student newspapers and periodicals 4
- College students -- Societies, etc. 4
- High school students 4
- Putnam County (Tenn.) 4
- School yearbooks 4
- Universities and colleges -- Curricula -- Catalogs 4
- Universities and colleges -- Faculty 4
- invitations 4
- photographs 4
- College presidents 3 + ∧ less