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Research project undertaken to verify the accuracy of the quote about negro banjo players in frontier Knoxville in the 1790s in the book The Outlaw Years: The History of the Land Pirates of the Natchez Trace by Robert M. Coates (New York: The Literary Guild of America, 1930).
Letter from H. M. Green, Physician, Knoxville to Gov. Ben W. Hooper, August 13, 1912. Letter from Green, physician to Bessie Hamilton, concerning her murder by her husband Dennis Hamilton, currently a prisoner in the state penitentiary. Henry Morgan Green (1877-1939) was one of the leading African American physicians of Knoxville. It was largely through his efforts that the colored unit of Knoxville General Hospital was built. He was a leading authority on pellagra.
Paine, D. “Race and Murder in Knoxville, 1919: The Trials of Maurice Mays” (Photocopy of notes distributed for a talk before the Knoxville Bar Association 14 December 2006).
Program from the October 2, 2013 St. Clair Cobb (1895-1974) Historical Marker Dedication Ceremony at Vine Middle School. Mr. Cobb was “The Father of Band Music” for African-American public schools in Knoxville.
- Calvin M. McClung Historical Collection 5
- Tennessee Archive of Moving Image and Sound 1
- African Americans 3
- African Americans -- Tennessee -- Knoxville 3
- Knoxville (Tenn.) 3
- African American history 1
- African American schools 1
- Civil Rights 1
- Cobb, St. Clair, 1895-1974 1
- College athletics 1
- Dennis Hamilton 1
- Education 1
- Exhibits 1
- H. M. Green 1
- Hamilton, Bessie 1
- Historically Black Colleges and Universities 1
- Knoxville (Tenn.) -- History -- Race relations 1
- Knoxville (Tenn.) Schools 1
- Knoxville College (Knoxville, Tenn.) 1
- Knoxville Public Schools 1
- Mays, Maurice Franklin, c.1887-1919 1
- Museum of East Tennessee History 1 + ∧ less
- Knoxville College 1