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Margaret Tappan Thomas Collins Collection.

Identifier: MSC 0516

Scope and Contents

Letters, photographs, and documents of Margaret Tappan Thomas of Knoxville; letters to Elkmont and some photographs. Includes University of Tennessee commencement material, 1928; Delta Delta Delta Sorority material; color reproductions of postcards including Appalachian Club, Elkmont (Mr. and Mrs. E. L. Thomas), Unaka Springs, Glacier National Park, Yellowstone Park, etc.; correspondence; photographs of Mrs. E. L. Thomas (Margaret Lowther Tappan Thomas), Margaret Tappan Thomas (Branson Sisters Studio), snapshots of Edwin Thomas Collins and Arthur T. and Benjamin Thomas at Elkmont; Edwin Thomas Collins baby photo album, 1929; knit purse and pin cushion.


  • 1920-1930

Conditions Governing Access

Material is available for research. Prior arrangement MUST be made by contacting the Calvin M. McClung Historical Collection at


2 boxes


Several items scanned and added to Digital Collection.

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Repository Details

Part of the Calvin M. McClung Historical Collection Repository

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