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James Sawyer Jones Papers.

Identifier: MSC 0722

Scope and Contents

James Sawyer Jones (1861-1924) was an educator, writer, and elder in the Methodist Episcopal Church Holston Conference (1893-1908) These papers include his private journal 1911-1921, a typescript of the journal, poetry, and personal correspondence 1921-1923. He wrote several books, the most noted being “Life of Andrew Johnson: Seventeenth President of the United States” (Greeneville, Tenn.: East Tennessee Publishing Co., c1901)


  • 1893-1924

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James Sawyer Jones Papers.
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Part of the Calvin M. McClung Historical Collection Repository

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