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Allison Rash Ensor collection

 Unprocessed
Identifier: 2018-008

Content Description

These materials consist of photographs, newspapers, and paper records related to Tennessee Polytechnic Institute (TPI) and Tennessee Tech. Many of these items belonged to Allison Rash Ensor, Jr., a Tennessee Tech alumnus, and his mother, Rose Nell Johnson Ensor (1900-1958), a TPI class of 1921 high school graduate. Several items also pertain to the TPI Department of Military Science Reserve Officers' Training Corps.

Acquisition Type

Gift

Provenance

These materials were donated by Allison Rash Ensor.

Restrictions Apply

No

Dates

  • 1920 - 1966
  • Majority of material found within 1920 - 1921
  • Majority of material found within 1953 - 1958

Creator

Inventory

photograph of TPI graduating high school class of 1921 (1921); two TPI bulletins (1915); The Tennessee Tech Journal, vol. 1, no. 1 (1966); two TPI high school graduation photographs of Rose Nell Johnson (1921); TPI high school graduation commencement ceremony invitation, two addressed envelopes, and a card bearing Rose Nell Johnson's name (1921); three of Rose Nell Johnson's TPI report cards (1920-1921); Allison Rash Ensor's report card and accompanying letter to parents with addressed envelope (1954); Allison Rash Ensor's report card and accompanying letter to parents (1953); Tennessee Tech official program (1958); TPI Department of Military Science Reserve Officers' Training Corps schedule of drill instruction (1953); TPI order of the processional and recessional for baccalaureate service and commencement exercise (1957); TPI student welcome letter, schedule for Freshman Week, list of placement tests for freshman students, registration instructions, and list of rules for college infirmary (1953); TPI Department of Military Science Reserve Officers' Training Corps schedule of drill instruction and regimental assignment card for Allison Ensor (1954); Rose Nell Johnson Ensor's TPI high school diploma (1921), and eighty-three issues of the Tennessee Tech Oracle newspaper (1953-1957)