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Bert Vincent “Strolling” Scrapbook.

 Collection
Identifier: PAS 0032
Scope and Contents

Scrapbooks of Bert Vincent’s newspaper column “Strolling,” clipped without dates. Bert Vincent (1896-1974) was a regular newspaper columnist with the Knoxville News Sentinel from 1929 until his death.

Dates: undated

City Association of Women’s Clubs scrapbook (scrapbooks)

 Collection
Identifier: PAS 0171
Scope and Contents

Clippings of news articles about the Knoxville City Association of Women’s Clubs pasted into a scrapbook. Most articles have dates and newspaper identification. Some other pamphlets pasted in the book as well.

Dates: 1940 - 1950

“Do You Remember The Knoxville Reds” newspaper article

 Collection
Identifier: Ephemera 2021.007
Scope and Contents

Clipping from Knoxville Sentinel titled “Do You Remember The Knoxville Reds, This City’s Crack Baseball Team of the Eighties?” Thompson photograph of 1883/1884 team with players identified below. The article appeared in the 30 April 1922 edition of the Knoxville Sentinel.

Dates: 1922

George Franklin Barber Collection (Gift of Michael and Carolyn Dufano)

 Collection
Identifier: MSC 0438
Scope and Contents This collection contains magazines, newspaper articles, letters, postcards, order forms, and other ephemera related to George Franklin Barber home catalogs. Material in this collection is dated 1893-1906 with several undated and missing items. Boxes 1-3 contain issues of American Homes, a monthly journal “devoted to planning, building, and beautifying the home” published in Knoxville, Tenn through American Homes Publishing Co. Box 4 contains catalogs and...
Dates: 1888 - 1906; undated

George R. Dempster Scrapbooks.

 Collection
Identifier: PAS 0012
Scope and Contents

Scrapbooks1940s-1954 (some gaps), mostly newspaper clippings.

Dates: 1940 - 1954

Knoxville Film Council scrapbook. (scrapbooks)

 Collection
Identifier: PAS 0175
Scope and Contents

Newspaper clippings, letters, and ephemera about the organization and activities of the Knoxville Film Council. Some clippings dated and identified.

The Film Council was a subcommittee under the umbrella of the Committee for Public Understanding organized in the Spring of 1947. The Film Council first met October 20, 1947.

Dates: 1947 - 1948

Knoxville magazine articles and newspaper special sections 1930s.

 Collection
Identifier: Ephemera 2016.012
Scope and Contents

Knoxville magazine articles and newspaper special sections 1930s

Dates: 1930-1940

Knoxville News Sentinel Photographs and Clippings

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Identifier: PC 0105
Scope and Contents

Photographs and clippings selected from the Knoxville News Sentinel files weeded from their morgue; these files covered only a part of the alphabet where space was needed; the files have been heavily weeded through the years before these later files were weeded and given to McClung Collection. Photographs were kept based on quality and continuing interest.

Dates: 1930s-1980s

Loye W. Miller, Sr. (1899-1979) Papers

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Identifier: MSC 0977
Scope and Contents Material from Loye W. Miller’s time at Knoxville News-Sentinel. 1 box of papers including: newspaper clippings, news stories and articles written by Loye W. Miller, Articles about Loye W. Miller, Sr., The Knoxville News Sentinel, The Great Smoky Mountains National Park, support of the “Open City” (desegregation), Correspondence including one letter from Governor Frank W. Clement about pending legislation strengthening segregation. Oversized items: 14”x19.5” retirement card drawn by...
Dates: 1899 - 1979

Tohopeka Chapter Year Book

 Collection
Identifier: Ephemera 2020.045
Scope and Contents

Knoxville, Tohopeka Chapter, U.S. Daughters-1812, Year Book, 1937-38. Tied wrap covers, 15 typed, heavy bond paper pages. Officers, committees, and summaries of all meetings for the year. Officers include Miss Elizabeth Taliaferrio of Loudon, Mrs. Albert Lyon Craig, Miss Nannie Lee Hicks. Members include Mrs. E. E. Patton, Mrs. Charles S. Rader. Includes a March 25, 1938 newspaper clipping of the announcement of Mrs. Hayes’ election as president.

Dates: 1937 - 1938