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East Tennessee Female Institute

 Collection
Identifier: SPC 1997.037

Scope and Contents

East Tennessee Female Institute. Erected 1829, demolished June 1891. AKA Knoxville Female Academy. Located on Henley Street between Hill and Main. Photograph taken May 1891. Ext. bldg. with students. approx. 7 1/5 x 5” sepia, mounted + one 8 x 10” B&W copy photograph + one 8 x 10” B&W detail.

Dates

  • 1891

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

3 pieces ?

General

Copy neg. 2/1996.

  • Group portraits Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
  • Photographs Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
  • Schools Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
  • Women Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
Title
East Tennessee Female Institute
Language of description
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Script of description
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Repository Details

Part of the Calvin M. McClung Historical Collection Repository

Contact:
601 S Gay Street
3rd floor
Knoxville Tennessee 37902 United States
865.215.8814