This survey of 1957 Tennessee high school graduates was conducted by the National Beta Club "as a service to those students and to the cause of education." The survey lists student names, addresses, dates of birth, father's initials, father's business, students' interest, and students' first and second college choices. The lists are broken down first by county, then by high school. Students who are in the top 25% of their graduating class are also indicated.
This particular survey was number Tenn 152 issued to East Tennessee State College.
The survey consists of a single 264-page document bound with a metal clip.
Method of Acquisition
The survey was removed from the Archives of Appalachia vertical files in 2014. As it was issued to East Tennessee State College, it was likely transferred from a university department, but the exact provenance is unknown. It was formally accessioned in June 2014, number 2014-035.
The survey was processed in June 2014 by Jen Bingham.