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Lottie Farr papers

 Collection
Identifier: RG-0000-0058
Overview Lottie Farr (1907-1994) was an English professor at Tennessee Tech University and worked with the College of Education. She also was involved with the Putnam County Library and was treasurer for the Board of Trustees. Through the Department of English, she edited and copyrighted a collection of poetry by Clara Cox Epperson. The materials primarily date from 1970 to 1986, with the bulk of materials dating from 1970 to 1983. The materials consist of Putnam County Library records, book layouts and...
Dates: 1970 - 1986

T.J. Farr papers

 Collection
Identifier: RG-0000-0059
Overview T.J. Farr (1902-1962) was a history professor at Tennessee Polytechnic Institute, and was chairperson of the English and Education Departments. He was also involved with the Tennessee Folklore Society and gathered folklore from across the Upper Cumberland region, along with some East Tennessee Folklore. The materials primarily date from 1926 to 1961, with the bulk of materials dating from 1935. The materials consist of Tennessee Folklore Society Bulletins, correspondences, and membership...
Dates: 1926 - 1961

Alfred H. Gill papers

 Collection
Identifier: RG-0000-0062
Scope and Contents The Alfred H. Gill papers include numerous team photographs of the TPI football team and reunion photographs. There are four yearbooks, of which there is a letter from "Mary" and the others have a few messages from classmates. There is a photograph from his time at Camp Forrest, Tennessee during World War II and three postmaster declarations signed by Franklin D. Roosevelt.
Dates: 1925 - 1944

Charles Golden photographs and papers

 Collection
Identifier: RG-0000-0050
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

John Harris papers

 Collection
Identifier: RG-0000-0091
Content Description Records of Tennessee Tech biology professor including course records and committee records. Retired in 2017.
Dates: 1968 - 2017

James M. Hatfield Records

 Record Group
Identifier: RG-0000-0069
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

William A. Hensley family papers

 Collection
Identifier: RG-0000-0136
Scope and Contents This collection contains documents reflecting the academic, business, political, and personal aspects of William A. Hensley's (1883-1951) life. Documents include teaching contracts, pharmacy permits, newspaper clippings regarding his business and political life and aspirations, a speech on the failure of a Tennessee Senate bill for the funding of a technical school, a commission certificate to serve on the staffs of Tennessee's Governors Peay and Horton, correspondence, travel notes, a speech...
Dates: 1902-07-01 - 1997-05-25

O.K. Holladay papers

 Collection
Identifier: RG-0000-0049
Content Description The collection contains warranty deeds, leases, and agreements.
Dates: 1911 - 1940

Herbert Houston papers

 Collection
Identifier: RG-0000-0028
Dates: 1957 - 1990

Joe Frank Hudgens papers

 Record Group
Identifier: RG-0000-0037
Dates: 1921 - 1939; Majority of material found within 1931 - 1939

School of Human Ecology

 Collection
Identifier: RG-0115
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

Information Technology Services records

 Collection
Identifier: RG-0000-0100
Scope and Contents This record group currently includes Information Systems plans from the years 1990 to 1998, and information regarding the D.W. mattson computer Cetner including an annual report for 1994-1995 and a user's guide.
Dates: 1990 - 1998

Robert E. Jager papers

 Collection
Identifier: RG-0000-0131
Scope and Contents The Robert E. Jager papers date from 1956 to 2018. Robert E. Jager, a composer, arranger, and educator, compiled the collection. The compilation includes sketchbooks, manuscripts, published musical scores, unpublished musical scores, publicity, programs, newspaper clippings, magazines, books, awards, correspondence, nametags, scrapbooks, photographs, publications, lectures, an interview, a speech, a thesis, compact discs, LP records, a DVD, a sound reel, and a VHS tape. The collection provides...
Dates: 1956 - 2018

Christine Spivey Jones subject files

 Collection
Identifier: RG-0000-0116
Dates: 1883 - 1986

Kappa Sigma records

 File — Box: 1
Identifier: RG-0000-0140
Content Description The collection includes records of the original fraternity before its merger with Kapa Sigma in 1969. Records include original minutes, rosters, and 2014 history of the first approved fraternity at Tennedsee Tech prior to its approval.
Dates: 1963 - 1969; 2014

Jeanette Keith Research Papers

 Collection
Identifier: RG-0000-0094
Dates: 2004 - 2013

Library records

 File
Identifier: RG-0000-0029
Dates: 1918 - 2015; Majority of material found within 1950 - 2015

Lowe family papers

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: RG-0000-0103
Overview Robert W. Lowe and his wife, Mary Alice Whitson Lowe, were residents of Cookeville. Robert W. Lowe ran for U.S. Senator in 1938 as Executive Committeeman. He was a member of the Upper Cumberland Chapter Sons of the American Revolution, and his wife was a member of the Old Walton Road Chapter of Daughters of the American Revolution (D.A.R.). This collection contains family letters, including some from World War I, D. A. R. correspondence, bulletins, and 1938 campaign advertisements, dating from...
Dates: 1873 - 1946; Majority of material found within 1934 - 1936

Mastersingers Inc. Records

 File
Identifier: RG-0000-0101
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

R. Winston Morris papers

 Collection
Identifier: RG-0000-0135
Dates: 1960 - 2019

Mortar Board Records

 Collection
Identifier: RG-0000-0105
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

Frazier Moss collection

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: RG-0022
Scope and Contents The Frazier Moss Collection dates from 1977 to 1987 and contains ten audio recordings of The Frazier Moss String-Band, in addition to other various players. . The Frazier Moss Collection also contains a small number of newspaper articles, programs, and photographs ranging from 1984-1991.
Dates: 1977 - 1991

David Narrie Rugby Team collection

 Collection
Identifier: RG-0000-0076
Dates: 1978 - 1995

David Narrie Rugby Team Collection

 Collection
Identifier: RG-0000-0076
Dates: 1978 - 1995

Omicron Delta Kappa records

 Collection
Identifier: RG-0000-0106
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

Pangle Family papers

 Record Group
Identifier: RG-0000-0119
Content Description Deeds and other legal documents, letters, photographs, tintypes, other textual records, and weaving patterns belonging to the Pangle family of Overton County, Tennessee.
Dates: 1824-06-15 - 1945-11-16

Photo Services photographs

 Collection
Identifier: RG-0000-0112
Content Description Images of events on campus, scenery, special happenings, students, and faculty from Tech.
Dates: 1950 - 2015

Planning and Finance records

 Collection
Identifier: RG-0000-0024
Scope and Contents Planning and Finance records include records of Information TEchnology Services, Auxilary Services, the Business Office, Compliance, Facilities and Business Services, Human REsources, and Purchasing and Contracts.
Dates: 1950 - 2018

Records of the President

 File
Identifier: RG-0000-0009
Scope and Contents Preprocessing notes: The folder titled "teacher load and enrollment" is the class schedule before it was printed from 1960-1968. See bulletins for inforamtion regarding this after.

The THEC index and minutes give details on faculty hiring and leave, building construction and naming.

American Council on Education folders hold a breadth of information regarding disabled veterans on campus.
Dates: 1927 - 1993

Ring Road Records

 Collection
Identifier: RG-0000-0124
Content Description Records from Ric Finch regarding the building of PSR-451 Corridor J, including records regarding community action against it and records relating to its construction. Ric Finch is a Geology faculty member at Tennessee Technological University.
Dates: 2000 - 2004