Beasley Watkins Institute Collection, 1947-1987.
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Document/manuscript/pamphlet/archival material
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3 folders.


General Note
Materials housed in Special Collections Division of the Main Library, Nashville Public Library.
General Note
Housed in Small Collections Box 5.
Restrictions on Access
In library use only. Available by appointment.
Scope and content: Course catalogs 1947-1948, 1954-1956; class schedules 1958-1969, 1987; a promotional pamphlet from 1954 which includes a history of the school; and list of faculty 1964-1965.
Preferred Citation of Described Materials
Cite as: Beasley Watkins Institute Collection, Special Collections Division, Nashville Public Library.
Terms Governing Use and Reproduction
This material may be protected by copyright law (Title 17 U.S. Code)
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Paul H. and Dorothy E. Beasley;,Gift;,Acc. RT-197.
Biographical or Historical Data
Paul H. Beasley was a Nashville, Tenn. local historian and author of several books. He was born on June 4, 1902, the son of Thomas Davenport and Mary Ann Beasley. He received bachelors and masters degrees from Peabody College in Nashville and was a teacher. He and his wife, Dorothy, died in a fire on Dec. 25, 1990. They had no children.
In English.
Process;,2006;,Linda Barnickel;,removed from Schools Ephemera Subject Files.
Accumulation and Frequency of Use
No further accruals are expected.


APA Citation, 7th Edition (style guide)

Beasley, P. H., & Beasley, D. E. Beasley Watkins Institute Collection .

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

Beasley, Paul H., 1902-1990 and Dorothy E. Beasley. Beasley Watkins Institute Collection. .

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities (Notes and Bibliography) Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

Beasley, Paul H., 1902-1990 and Dorothy E. Beasley. Beasley Watkins Institute Collection .

MLA Citation, 9th Edition (style guide)

Beasley, Paul H., and Dorothy E. Beasley. Beasley Watkins Institute Collection

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