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Dorman G. Stout, Sr. Papers

 Collection — other: Boxes 1-6
Identifier: UnivRec-0293

Scope and Contents

The Dorman G. Stout, Sr. Papers contain class lecture materials, correspondence, research data, surveys, readings, speeches, notes, poems, a music arrangement, and a typed manuscript. The papers date from 1859 to 1963. The predominate dates are from 1930-1963.

Additions to the collection include publications, reports, notes, newspaper clippings, other printed ephemera, and student papers related to various educational subjects of interest to Stout as an educator and scholar. Topics include the family, community development, sociology, social attitudes, childhood development, and other educational issues.


  • Creation: 1859-1963
  • Creation: 1930-1963


Conditions Governing Access

The papers were opened to researchers in January 1988.

Materials containing information on individual students (primarily Watson-Glaser Critical Thinking Appraisal tests) have been restricted in accordance with the student's right to privacy under the law. These materials are filed in separate boxes from the main collection and may not be used by researchers.


2.50 linear feet

6.00 Boxes

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The collection is contained in one series and the files are arranged alphabetically by subject heading.

Method of Acquisition

The papers of Dorman Gladstone Stout, Sr. were donated to the Archives of Appalachia on February 13, 1987 by Dorman G. Stout, Jr.

Processing Information

B. Davis completed processing the collection in 1988. N. Irwin completed processing the addition to the collection in 1997.

B. Davis and N. Irwin
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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