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Isbell Papers.

Identifier: MM.1983.013

Scope and Contents

Loose papers removed from the Isbell Family Bible placed in the McClung Collection by Mrs. Barlow, April 11, 1983. Papers include: copy of the will of Thomas Isbell, 1819; notes of family history; photograph of Sarah Elizabeth Isbell Gaut; program from Ministers’ and Deacons’ meeting held at Coghill Academy, McMinn County, Tenn., 1869; Mary Sharp College card, n.d.; pattern pieces; James H. and Robert B. McMillan obituaries; 1869 letter from Benjamin Isbell to brother James; January 10, 1863, paper by Benjamin Isbell on the Civil War with Biblical references; misc. papers.


  • Creation: 1819-1863

Conditions Governing Access

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


1 folder


Bible family entries , the will of Thomas Isbell, and loose genealogical notes were photocopied and placed in the Isbell Genealogy VF.

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Repository Details

Part of the Calvin M. McClung Historical Collection Repository

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