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Collection — Box: 1-4
Overview 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 - 1980
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: 1952 - 1984
Overview 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
Dates: 1960 - 1990
Dates: 1914 - 1976; Majority of material found within 1943 - 1974
Dates: 1953 - 2003
Overview Charles Golden was an educator for 45 years and worked at Tennessee Tech University for 22 years. Golden joined the Tech administration in 1969 and was an advocate for education. His career started in White County as a supervisor, administrator and principal for nine years in and superintendent for eleven years in Sparta City schools. His love for education lead to his coordination of several education programs. After his many years of devotion to the education system and Tech he retired in...
Dates: 1960 - 1992
Content Description Records of Tennessee Tech biology professor including course records and committee records. Retired in 2017.
Dates: 1968 - 2017
Scope and Contents These records include corresponded with Hatfield from Tennessee Technological University’s second president regarding his application for the position at Tech and information regarding staff hiring choices. Records discuss Hatfield’s opposition to the governor’s ability to appoint the State Superintendent of Public Instruction and include reports of the Putnam County Superintendent regarding the success of the schools. Lastly, records include materials relating to the death of Garland A....
Dates: 1916 - 1931
Content Description 21 Scrapbooks from the School of Home Ecology. The scrapbooks document the experience of female students in Tech’s Home Management Residence course. The four-credit course began in the early 1950s under the direction of Esther Montgomery. The program offered students lessons in budgeting, preparing meals, caring for their home, and buying food all while they shared a home with other students in the course. Scrapbooks contain photographs, correspondence, clippings, notes, and ephemera.
Dates: 1952 - 1974
Dates: 1883 - 1986
Dates: 1918 - 2015; Majority of material found within 1950 - 2015
Overview The Mastersingers was a choral group that was formed in 1977 by Mr. and Mrs. David Urness and Alice Derryberry in Cookeville, Tennessee. David Urness served as the Mastersingers first choral director. Although based at Tennessee Technological University, members are not required to be students. Many members come from Cookeville and surrounding areas. The records date from 1978 to 2014 and include ephemera, memorabilia, and the official records of the Mastersingers such as information on...
Dates: 1978 - 2014
Overview The Mortar Board Honor Society started at Tennessee Tech University in 1968, being officially recognized as the Gold Circle chapter on April 12, 1975. As a National College Senior Honor Society, they honor those who exemplify scholarship, leadership, and service. This collection contains photographs and textual records relating to activities and volunteer work of the chapter throughout Putnam County.
Dates: 1968 - 2008
Dates: 1978 - 1995
Overview Omicron Delta Kappa, the National Leadership Honor Society, founded its Tennessee Tech University chapter in 1975. Comprised of textual records and photographs, the collection contains materials from the both the president and treasurers’ folders, along with various awards and recognitions of the Tennessee Tech chapter.
Dates: 1991 - 2005; Majority of material found within 1996 - 1997
Content Description Images of events on campus, scenery, special happenings, students, and faculty from Tech.
Dates: 1950 - 2015
Dates: 1927 - 1993
Content Description This collection contains photographs of people, buildings, and events at Tennessee Technological University. Some of the photographs are originals and others are copies of photographs from an earlier period. The photographs were used in various publications and announcements. There are numerous pictures of alumni printed in the Alumnus.
Dates: 1963 - 2016
Content Description Records include photographs, certificates, scrapbooks, and event programs that relate to the activities of Tech Training School Parent Teacher Association. Of note are fourteen scrapbooks from 1942 to 1966 and two Founder’s Day program volumes. The scrapbooks document events from individual school years including newspaper clippings, student artwork, programs, and photographs. The purpose of the scrapbooks was to record the accomplishments of the PTA for the school year. The...
Dates: 1942 - 1966
Overview Marie White (1890 – 1984) served as the State Chairman of the Home Economics Department at Tennessee Tech University from 1949 until 1961. The collection includes her degrees, commemorative plaques, and a letter book from the Home Economics staff, presented to White when she retired.
Dates: 1915 - 1984
- Repository: Tennessee Tech University Archives X
- minutes (administrative records) 2
- Academic libraries 1
- Campus parking 1
- College athletes 1
- College campuses 1
- Committees 1
- Concert programs 1
- Conference materials 1
- Employee handbooks 1
- Fentress County (Tenn.) 1
- Genealogical correspondence 1
- Genealogy 1
- Guidebooks 1
- Home economics 1
- Home economics teachers 1
- Homecoming 1
- Human ecology 1
- Interdisciplinary approach in education 1
- Jackson County (Tenn.) 1
- Library buildings 1 ∧ less
- Tennessee Polytechnic Institute 2
- Angelo & Jennette Volpe Library & Media Center 1
- Mortar Board (Society) 1
- Omicron Delta Kappa 1
- Tennessee Tech University. School of Human Ecology 1