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Kirtley Collection. (Gift of Gordon S. Kirtley)

 Collection
Identifier: MSC 0731

Scope and Contents

Genealogy of Kirtley and allied families. The majority of the collection contains research on Kirtley, Thompson, Matthews, Roberts, Flora and some research on Early, Harbour, Mitchell, Morris, Rowan, Sims, and Jamison families. The research was done by Gordon Kirtley and his late wife. The collection includes one oversize Kirtley family chart (in Map Room); photographs; photocopies of maps; Hurricane Bridge and Huntington, WV, material; and two Civil War medals for James Alexander Flora.

Dates

  • 1920s-1980s

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 Photocopies of genealogy research available for research during normal business hours of the Calvin M. McClung Historical Collection. No appointment necessary for viewing.

Extent

7 boxes + one oversize family chart

General

The first four boxes contain the primary genealogical material and the last three boxes contain the original materials, manuscripts, photographs and artifacts. Most of the pertinent material from the original boxes was photocopied with the copies placed in the appropriate folders and cross referenced to the original material.

Title
Kirtley Collection. (Gift of Gordon S. Kirtley)
Language of description
Undetermined
Script of description
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Repository Details

Part of the Calvin M. McClung Historical Collection Repository

Contact:
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