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Cleveland Harris Collection: S. Lyons & Co. receipts and miscellaneous East Tennessee documents.

 Collection
Identifier: MM.1979.072

Scope and Contents

MM.1979.072a: accounts, receipts, etc. of S. Lyons & Co. Knoxville, Tenn. No date, 1859 (1862-1863)-1901. MM.1979.072b: five land entries in Hawkins County, Tenn. (Lewis Davis, 1819, signed by Jos. McMinn; Robert Smith, 1823; John Tucker, 1824; Robert Nall, 1825; David Ballard, 1825, signed by Wm. Carroll); [ca. 1840s] letter from John Carriger to son Dr. M. Carriger, Tazewell, re: national politics, murder in Jonesborough. ALS 3 pp.; 1854 letter to Nichols Barzar (?), Knoxville, from nephew (?) re: work at grist mill. ALS 2 pp.; June 1, 1859 letter from A. Scott, Tennessee School for Deaf and Dumb (on letterhead) to W. C. Watson. Re: school, Whigs. ALS 2 pp.; 1865 deed of conveyance, W. S. Kennedy, T. H. Dowell, G. F. Tindell. Knox County. (with six stamps) DS 1 pc.; ”Priced and Descriptive Catalogue of the Utensils, Implements, Weapons, Ornaments, Etc. of the Indians , Mound Builders, Cliff Dwellers. Collected by A. H. Gotschall during the years 1871-1905.” 1909, PA. Printed, 22 pp.; opening announcement for M. Schmitz, Parson, Kans. (torn); Chinese newsprint; sketch of clock tower; typed list of Harrison Cleveland Collection contents.

Dates

  • 1800s - early 1900s

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

2 folders

Title
Cleveland Harris Collection: S. Lyons & Co. receipts and miscellaneous East Tennessee documents.
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Repository Details

Part of the Calvin M. McClung Historical Collection Repository

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