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University School Records

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: UnivRec-0334

Scope and Contents

The University School Records contain correspondence, memoranda, bank statements, purchase requisitions, photographs, recommendations, and enrollment lists. The papers document the general administrative operation of the University School from 1947 to 1952 and the functioning of the school's parent support group, the University School Parent-Teacher Association from 1955 to 1993.


  • 1947-1993 and undated


Conditions Governing Access

The collection is open for research. The summer school grades (May 1950-September 1950) that were included with these records have been restricted and removed from this collection. They have been placed in the case file.


5.00 linear feet

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The records are organized into two series: Series 1, Administrative Files, 1947-1952 and Series 2, Parent-Teacher Association Records, 1955-1993 and undated.

Method of Acquisition

The University School Records were transferred to the University Archives by Sam Humphreys, principal, February 10, 1989.

Accruals and Additions

An addition consisting of Parent-Teacher Association records was donated on June 1, 2000 by school officials and incorporated into the existing collection in May 2001.

Processing Information

Scott Schwartz, M. Garant, A. Cunningham, and A. Kilgore completed processing the collection in 1990.

Scott Schwartz, M. Garant, A. Cunningham, and A. Kilgore; Ned Irwin and Jamie Roberts
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Repository Details

Part of the Archives of Appalachia Repository

PO Box 70295
344 J.L. Seehorn Jr. Rd.
Johnson City TN 37614 USA