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Content Description Documentation of Civil Engineering projects in the Upper Cumberland, consultancies, class notes and tests, articles, photographs and correspondence of Albert A. Cannella's career as teacher, engineer and community activist.
Dates: 1935 - 1995
Abstract Henry Brooks Algood (1860-1934), a druggist who owned Algood Pharmacy in Cookeville, was the son of Joel Algood, for whom the town of Algood was named. His wife, Frances "Fannie" Crutcher Algood (1862-1936) traveled across the United States purchasing ladies' hats and accessories to sell to the women of Putnam County. This collection contains ledgers, financial records, receipts, and other materials that belonged to Henry and Fannie.
Dates: 1859-01-01 - 1934-12-29
Dates: 1920 - 1966
Collection — Box: 1-4
Abstract Alpha Lambda Delta, the National Academic Honor Society for Freshmen, founded its Tennessee Technological University chapter November 15, 1973. Comprised of textual records, the collection contains materials from various officer notebooks, past issues of the newsletter, The Flame, and a scrapbook made by members.
Dates: 1973 - 2015; Majority of material found within 1996 - 2015
Scope and Contents Records include photographs and materials relating to homecoming, various events, and numerous graduating classes.
Dates: 1927 - 1983
Scope and Contents Records include reports, recruiting materials, meeting minutes, information regarding the Tennessee and National AAUP, and memoranda.
Dates: 1960 - 2001
Content Description The Herman E. Baggenstoss Collection details the creation of the South Cumberland Recreation Area from its inception as the Grundy State Forest in 1935. Included in this collection are maps, photographs, contracts, reports, minutes, clippings, articles, brochures, studies, statistics, correspondence and memorabilia.
Dates: 1935 - 1992
Abstract 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.
Dates: 1935 - 1980
Content Description Oral histories, photographs, transcripts, recordings. Many records are interviews used for a book "And We Did Cope" by Williiam Brinker, who was a professor at Tech in Vietnamese History.
Dates: 1989 - 2003
Dates: 1989 - 2003
Abstract The papers and tapes of Charles Faulkner Bryan. Bryan was born on July 26, 1911, near McMinnville, Tennessee. His music education began at the age of ten when he started studying piano. In 1934 he graduated from the Nashville Conservatory School of Music with a Bachelor of Music degree. In 1935 Bryan was appointed director of the Tennessee Polytechnic Institute's Music Department in Cookeville, Tennessee. While in Cookeville, Bryan began an extensive study of folk music with his wife, Edith...
Dates: 1790 - 1956
Content Description Programs, calendars of events and other ephemera from the Bryan Symphony Orchestra. These are not records of the Orchestra, just records from the Orchestra maintained/collected by the Archives.
Dates: 1970 - 1990
Content Description Legal papers related to the purchase of land for Center Hill Lake, Dale Hollow Lake, and Old Hickory Lake.
Dates: 1890 - 1965; Majority of material found within 1930 - 1965
Dates: 1971 - 1997
Scope and Contents The Burnstand Cemetery Collection includes maps, photographs, business correspondence, and legal correspondence regarding the relocation of Burntstand Cemetery. The photographs illustrate the former location of Burntstand Cemetery which was behind the east side of the stadium. The maps show the plots that were on Tennessee Tech property and the intended relocation plots at Shipley Cemetery where approximately 170 bodies were moved. The business correspondence necessary for relocating the...
Dates: 1921-10 - 1969-10
Dates: 1919 - 2009
Content Description Collection includes monographs, field notes from from various plant surveys in Tennessee, and studeies.
Dates: 1952 - 1971
Dates: 1952 - 1984
Content Description Records relating to the creation and operation of teh College of Graduate Studies. The records include minutes, publications, and photographs.
Dates: 1965 - 1977
Abstract In 1987, Tennessee Technological University formed the Commission on the Status of Women to promote and provide for women on Tennessee Technological University’s campus in terms of safety, hiring and promotion, and educational offerings. Records include the founding documents and meeting minutes.
Dates: 1987 - 2006; Majority of material found within 1994 - 1999
Content Description Information Services records including files, press releases and photographs from the Press Services.
Dates: 1960 - 1990
Content Description The diary and accounts ledger gives a brief look at the daily life of Myrtis and Joseph (Joe) Conry and their two young children in the late 1920's and 1930's Cookeville Tennessee. Written by Myrtis, the diary begins in March of 1928 and shares stories about what is happening in the Cookeville area and at T.P.I (Tennessee Polytechnic Institute, now Tennessee Technological University) and in the world. In her writings she mentions the cost of the T.P.I. President's house, the Presidential...
Dates: 1921 - 1954
Content Description Records include correspondence, grant applications, ordinances, inventories, educational materials, minutes, pamphlets, brochures, and a history.
Dates: 1986 - 2014
Abstract 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.
Dates: 1912 - 1987; Majority of material found within 1940 - 1974
Content Description Calvin Dickinson is professor emeritus at Tennessee Technological University having taught history for there for 30 years until his retirement in 2000. Born in Shreveport, La., and raised in East Texas, he attended Baylor University from which he received Bachelor's and Master's degrees. He earned a Ph.D. from the University of North Carolina and has also studied at the College of William and Mary and East Carolina University. Dickinson was Instructor and Department Chair at Chowan College from...
Dates: 1983 - 1997; Majority of material found within 1983 - 1985
Content Description State publications and photographs of Ward, Cordell Hull Dam, and numerous political meetings. There are also numerous prominent politician's signatures include in the contents of two scrapbooks, one on an Appalachian Scenic Highway with signatures of David Pack, Joe L. Evins, Harlan Mathews, Henry Ward, Frank Stubblefield, Edward Breathitt, Thurston Morton, Frank Clement, Annette Belle Clement, and a second scrapbook on Economic resources development which has the signatures of Albert Gore...
Dates: 1964 - 1967
Content Description The Dyer Family Business Records date from 1879 to 1929, with the bulk of material dating from 1882 to 1905. The collection is mainly comprised of J. F. Dyer’s appointment books which list the payments made, dates visited, and who was visited. It also contains some of Lex Dyer’s appointment books. The minutes and members of the Board of Putnam County Medical Society is also included, dating from 1903 to 1917.
Dates: 1879 - 1929
Dates: 1593 - 2006
Record Group — Multiple Containers
Content Description Records relating to Enrollment Management and Career Placement. These records include Admissions, Financial Aid, International Education, Military and Veterans Affairs, Records and Registration, and Student Success Center. Records include Challenge Coins from New Student and Family Programs (2010s), College Work Programs Manuals (1993, 1998), and In-State Residency Guidelines (c. 1975).
Dates: 1975 - 2020
- Tennessee Tech University Special Collections 49
- Tennessee Tech University Archives 35
- Concert programs 4
- Correspondence 4
- Photographs 4
- Conference materials 3
- Deeds 3
- Upper Cumberland Region (Tenn.) 3
- minutes (administrative records) 3
- Brochures 2
- Civil War 2
- Civil rights movements 2
- College athletes 2
- College student newspapers and periodicals 2
- College students 2
- College students -- Societies and Clubs 2
- Committees 2
- Cookeville (Tenn.) 2
- Families of military personnel -- United States -- Biography 2
- Football 2
- Guidebooks 2
- Homecoming 2 ∧ less
- English 83
- Tennessee Polytechnic Institute 5
- Bryan, Charles Faulkner 2
- Derryberry, William Everett, 1906-1991 2
- Dickinson, W. Calvin, 1938- 2
- Algood, Frances (Fannie Crutcher), 1862-1936 1
- Algood, Henry (Henry Brooks), 1860-1934 1
- Angelo & Jennette Volpe Library & Media Center 1
- Bushing, A. S., Mr. (Arthur Story), 1922-2008 1
- Caplenor, Donald (Charles Donald), 1922-1979 1
- Clement, Frank Goad 1
- Conry, Joe (Joseph), -1959 1
- Conry, Myrtis Leonard 1
- Derryberry, Joan (Gertrude Joan Pitt-Rew), 1906-1998 1
- Ensor, Allison Rash, Jr. 1
- Ensor, Rose Nell Johnson, 1900-1958 1
- Farr, Lottie, 1970-1986 1
- George Peabody College for Teachers 1
- Hensley, William A. , 1883-1951 1
- Houston, Herbert, Colonel, 1900-1989 1
- Johnson, Mancil 1 ∧ less