JOHN T. MAJORS SCRAPBOOKS, 1939-1991

The John T. Majors Scrapbooks, 1939-1991, consists of four oversized scrapbooks concerning Majors’ football career. The first two scrapbooks contain newspaper clippings showing Majors as a football player at the University of Tennessee, Knoxville, as well as his career as a football coach for Iowa State University and Mississippi State University, 1939-1973. The third scrapbook contains newspaper clippings detailing the University of Tennessee, Knoxville’s championship season, 1985-1986. The fourth scrapbook contains newspaper clippings regarding the 1991 Sugar Bowl where the University of Tennessee, Knoxville played the Virginia Cavaliers in New Orleans, Louisiana. The John T. Majors Scrapbooks were loaned to the Tennessee State Library and Archives by John T. Majors to be microfilmed. The collection consists of 3 cubic feet, and there are no restrictions.