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J. Leonard Garland Collection--Washington Co., Tenn., ca. 1797-1894.

 Collection
Identifier: MSC 0065

Scope and Contents

Manuscript items, most from Washington County, Tenn. No date, 1797-1894. Most signed by County Court Clerk James Sevier. Included are: John Brown vs. John Allen, 1797; Amos Loney (Looney?) vs. Lewis Jordan, 1798; Sarah Glass vs. Thomas Stuart (Stewart), 1803-1804; Wm. Humphries vs. Elihu Embree, 1806; Administrator of Andrew Greer, deceased, vs. Boroman(?), 1808; envelopes addressed to Mrs. Sue Ramsey Alexander (N. C.) and others from Dr. J. G. M. Ramsey, ca. 1880s. 51 pcs; 1864 letter discussing corruption of the Rebels; some Washington County marriage bonds, including one for Robert Bayless (African- American).

Dates

  • 1797-1894

Conditions Governing Access

Material is available for research. Prior arrangement MUST be made by contacting the Calvin M. McClung Historical Collection at mcclung-archivist@knoxlib.org

Extent

1 box

General

Two items cataloged and added to McClung Collection library: The Christian Almanac for Tennessee, 1830, and Maps-Marcy’s Report.
Title
J. Leonard Garland Collection--Washington Co., Tenn., ca. 1797-1894.
Language of description
Undetermined
Script of description
Code for undetermined script

Repository Details

Part of the Calvin M. McClung Historical Collection Repository

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