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Fred Oscar Stone Collection.

 Collection
Identifier: MSC 0515

Scope and Contents

Photographs and documents from Claiborne County and World War I service-related documents and artifacts of Dr. Fred Oscar Stone who served in the U. S. Army Medical Corps and Royal Army Medical Corps as a physician Books, artifacts, correspondence from various family members; “Wilma Dykeman Stokely Memorial Lecture, Bijou Theatre, April 7, 2016, Knoxville, Tenn” (framed poster, 19.5 x 26 inches) Two photographs (copies) of Fred O. Stone (one from WWI and one from later in life) Much of the family correspondence was held by sisters Mattie and Majorie Stone. Allied families include Hurst, Yeary, Chittgum, Evans, Lovelace, and others.

Dates

  • 1869-1990

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

5 boxes + 3 additional boxes and 3 framed items

General

Artifacts of Dr. Stone’s WWI service are part of the Museum Collection 6-9-2016. Includes custom English riding saddle and boots, dress sword, gloves, and some braid and medals from uniform, no longer extant + very worn patch and canteen. Also two 50-year-old hands of tobacco from Claiborne County

Title
Fred Oscar Stone Collection.
Language of description
Undetermined
Script of description
Code for undetermined script

Repository Details

Part of the Calvin M. McClung Historical Collection Repository

Contact:
601 S Gay Street
3rd floor
Knoxville Tennessee 37902 United States
865.215.8814