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Kingston, Tenn., 1844, child's schoolwork exercises on the reverse of a full page handwritten bill of James Lea for "hawling" and other labor.

 Collection
Identifier: MM.2019.032

Scope and Contents

Kingston, Tenn., 1844, child's schoolwork exercises on the reverse of a full page handwritten bill of James Lea for "hawling" and other labor and tasks, including "hawling 1 load of logs for ole man Smith's schoolhouse," and use of horses and wagon. On reverse is child's school work, full page, of the handwriting exercises of Mary Ellen T. (Taliaferro) in which she writes, "Kingston on the Clinch River, Rone County, Tennessee", biblical and religious teachings and some history. She also practices her ABCs in script and writes the name of her sister Sarah.

Dates

  • 1844

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

Language of Materials

English

Language of description
Undetermined
Script of description
Code for undetermined script

Repository Details

Part of the Calvin M. McClung Historical Collection Repository

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