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Archival Research: USN Archives

USN Digital Archives Collection

What Can I Research?

In the USN archives, you will find documents, scrapbooks, yearbooks, photographs, letters, personal accounts, and other artifacts relevant to any time period between the inception of our school in 1915 to the present day. Examples of topics you might explore in the archives include the following:

  • U.S. armed conflicts (WW1, WW2, Korean War, Vietnam War, Gulf War, etc.)
  • Attitudes towards cultural practices & ideas, especially among youth (cigarette smoking, health, fashion, music..)
  • Political commentaries
  • Educational policies and practices
  • Reports of local events and Nashville history

Guidelines for Use

Read some tips for using materials in the USN archives collection, including types of materials available, as well as guidelines for proper handling and reproduction.