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Knoxville Anti-Tobacco Society records, 1871-1874; temperance pledges, 1878 and 1889; John Boyington (Boynton), chief.

 Collection
Identifier: MM.1997.060

Scope and Contents

Volume containing handwritten minutes, rules, lists of members of the Knoxville Anti-Tobacco Society, John Boyington (Boynton), chief. 1871-1874. Page 47 contains a note about member Lloyd Branson and his painting. Also contains temperance pledges from Barnett’s Schoolhouse Volunteer Band of Hope, May 1878 (with list of names); and Heiskell’s Station Sunday School Temperance Band, August 1889 (lists names). Volume also includes handwritten comments (or essays) about the Presidents of the United States. Page 288 contains ‘Family Record of Births’ starting with James Boynton. 1 volume.

Dates

  • 1871-1874; 1878; 1889

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

1 folder

Title
Knoxville Anti-Tobacco Society records, 1871-1874; temperance pledges, 1878 and 1889; John Boyington (Boynton), chief.
Language of description
Undetermined
Script of description
Code for undetermined script

Repository Details

Part of the Calvin M. McClung Historical Collection Repository

Contact:
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Knoxville Tennessee 37902 United States
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