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McBee Papers, 1819-1872.

Identifier: MM.1979.051

Scope and Contents

Papers of the McBee Family, no date, 1819-1872. Includes several slave receipts; list of slaves’ names and births; 1822 will of William McBee, Knox County; papers re: W. P. Hawkins et al. vs. Sally McBee et al., 1845; estate list of L. G. McBee, 1856; McBee-Lonas Papers; James A. McBee’s 1865 oath of allegiance; 27 currency bills, many from CSA (Confederate).


  • 1819-1872

Conditions Governing Access

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


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Currency transferred to Currency Collection (MSC 0052a).

McBee Papers, 1819-1872.
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Repository Details

Part of the Calvin M. McClung Historical Collection Repository

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Knoxville Tennessee 37902 United States