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6th Ohio U. S. Volunteers Camp Site
Photograph of Camp Poland. E. E. Swineford, Cincinnati, Ohio - photographer (photographer’s stamp in green on back) photo numbered 188 written on back in ink “Camp of the 6th Ohio U.S.N. -- Camp Poland, Knoxville Tenn.” written on back in pencil “The Dummy track runs just to the left of the picture”
25th Anniversary Celebration of Shannondale Retirement Community
Program from the 25th Anniversary of the opening of the Administration Building and original Residence Buildings 100, 200, 300, and 400 on May 1, 1967 of Shannondale Retirement Community and Health Care Center, 801 Vanosdale Road, Knoxville Tenn.. Includes a history of Shannondale.
100 Ways to Use the Library.
100 Ways to Use the Library. Framed poster. Gift from the Friends of the Library, May 1987, to the Centennial Celebration Committee, Knox County Public Library System, Lawson McGhee Library. Lawson McGhee Library, copyright 1986
128 Years of Market Square Business: 1880-2008, compiled by Forrest Conklin for the East Tennessee Historical Society + 1 folder copies of articles about Market Square from library files and resources.
128 Years of Market Square Business: 1880-2008, compiled by Forrest Conklin for the East Tennessee Historical Society.
1899 Knoxville City Schools Commencement Program
“Twentieth Annual Commencement, High School Department, Girls’ High School, Knoxville City Schools, Staubs Theatre, Thursday Evening, June 8th, 1899” Programme.
1911 Appalachian Exposition medallion
Artifact 2012.002 Appalachian Exposition brass medallion. Knoxville, Tenn. 1911 (Sept. 11 - Oct. 1). Pictures sheaf of wheat, agricultural tools and wording on front; United States flag on back. 1 1/2” diameter, 2 small loops on the top. 1 pc.
1913 National Conservation Exposition ephemera
1) 1st prize blue ribbon 2) 2nd prize red ribbon 3) Sepia-tone photo snapshot from a row boat on the lake showing a man, closeup, dressed in conductors uniform and holding oars. Behind him is a large screened two-story building; a sign on the building "Hardware on this building furnished by Cruze, Lyons, Hayes Co." Written on reverse in pencil "Chilhowee Park, Summer of 1913, T.M.W." 4) Promotional guide. 15 pages.
1921 Calvin M. McClung Historical Collection Catalogs and Presentation to the Library Program
1921 Department of Treasury information booklet
Booklet sent to East Tennessee National Bank customers about the United States Treasury Department
1981 Animal Shelter Calendar (Paul Fogarty)
Paul Fogerty was a cartoonist for the Knoxville News-Sentinel. The calendar features his cartoons, primarily with his character Jo Jo.
1982 World’s Fair construction hard hat.
1982 World’s Fair hard hat with logo.
1982 World’s Fair Miscellaneous Box
Material about the 1982 World's Fair in Knoxville from various donors.
1982 World’s Fair Pop-Up Advertisement Card
An advertisement card from the 1982 World’s Fair with a 3D pop-up scene depicting the Sunsphere, State of Tennessee Amphitheatre, and the United States pavilion.
1982 World’s Fair Sneak Preview Pass
1982 World’s Fair Sunsphere Attraction Sneak Preview ticket no. 049440. Good only for April 30, 1982. Price $1.50. Orange ticket with image of Sunsphere and fireworks.
2020 Big Ears Festival wristbands
Two Premier level weekend pass wristbands and an information flyer for the 2020 Big Ears Festival in Knoxville, Tenn. March 26-29. The event was canceled due to COVID-19.
Alhambra Court and Home
Six black-and-white photographs (2.75"x4.5" each) of Alhambra Courts (Knoxville, TN). All exteriors. One promotional postcard for Alhambra Court and Home, R. L. Fooshee, Owner. Color image of exterior.
Allen R. Coggins North Knoxville Family Photos
-8 black & white photos of family members with identifications, mostly taken on Oklahoma Avenue. 1920s-1940s
-Group black & white photo of Local 457 International Woodworkers of America, Knoxville Tennessee November 15, 1946.
Andy Hurst; Files on Knoxville area Artists.
Andy Hurst; Files on Knoxville area Artists. Compiled while he was working on art and frame restoration projects for works by these artists. Also includes some information on works that he did conservation work on.
Anne Wetzell Armstrong Papers
This collection includes copies of many of her articles, typescripts of her plays, and a handwritten copy of her (as of 06/2019) unpublished autobiography. In addition, many family photos and other family ephemera, as well as correspondence (her father’s Civil War letters and other personal correspondence of AWA). There are a number of books (primarily novels) included with the collection -- including first editions of both of her novels.
Appalachian Exposition 1911 small leather purse
Small leather purse with metal kisslock frame and chain for handle. ‘Appalachian Exposition 1911’ handwritten on one side; ‘Eva’ handwritten on the other side.
Appalachian Exposition B. P. O. E. pin
Appalachian Exposition B.P.O.E. pin, 1910. Copper metal pin with Tennessee-shaped top (embossed: ’B.P.O.E. Knoxville 160. Detroit Reunion 1910) linked to rectangular embossed bottom With AE in white, ‘Appalachian Exposition Knoxville, Tenn.’ ‘COME TO KNOXVILLE IN 1910’ and elk head at lower right. B.P.O.E. = Benevolent and Protective Order of Elks (also know as Elks Lodge). On back: Greenduck Co., Chicago. C clasp on back. Overall size of both parts: 2 1/4 x 2” 1 pc. artifact.
Appalachian Exposition Company Stock Certificate, 1910.
Appalachian Exposition Company stock certificate to J. P. Roddy. 5 shares. September 1, 1910. (Photocopy) National Conservation Exposition Company stock certificate to J. P. Roddy. 5 shares. May 4, 1913.()Photocopy)
Appalachian Exposition creamer
Artifact 2014.004 White earthenware creamer (finish is crackled), with AE (Appalachian Exposition) emblem in blue and gold on the front and “Knoxville, 1910” on the back. No maker’s mark. Crack on front. Gold decoration on front and back.
Appalachian Exposition cup
Appalachian Exposition Knoxville, Tenn. Red glass cup with clear glass bottom (patterned) and handle. Gold lettering and on rim.
Appalachian Exposition daily programme, Sept. 29 . (ephemera)
Appalachian Exposition daily programme, Sept. 29 . Chattanooga Day. Exposition information. Racy Kream Co. ad for ice cream on front. 1 pc. (ephemera)
Appalachian Exposition pennant
Appalachian Exposition pennant. Red, white and blue felt sewn together and gold glitter design and words ‘Knoxville, Tenn. 1910 Souvenir.’ Round disk of paper in center with photograph of the Administration Building and the words ‘Appalachian Exposition Sep. 12 to Oct. 12, 1910.’ (Paper is creased)
Appalachian Exposition spoon
Appalachian Exposition sterling spoon with “Appalachian Exposition, Knoxville, Tennessee” on the bowl around a likeness of the main exposition building. Tennessee state seal on the handle. 1 pc. artifacts. 1910 or 1911.
Appalachian Exposition spoon
Silver spoon stamped ‘Appalachian Exposition’ on handle. Shell-shaped bowl. C. D. Kenny Co. stamped on back handle.
Architectural and design plans, the Gateway Pavilion at Volunteer Landing (Knoxville Regional Visitors’ Center)
Architectural Plans for the Custom House, now East Tennessee History Center
Plans for the original Custom House and for alterations and addition (1979-2005) all of which were done by Barber & McMurry.
- Calvin M. McClung Historical Collection 327
- Tennessee Archive of Moving Image and Sound 5
- Knoxville (Tenn.) 215
- Architectural drawings and plans 26
- Photographs 26
- Business enterprises 23
- Clubs and organizations 23
- Artifacts 18
- Scrapbooks 15
- World's Fair of 1982 (Knoxville, Tenn.) 15
- Correspondence 14
- Clippings (Books, newspapers, etc.) 13
- Events 12
- Programs 12
- University of Tennessee, Knoxville 12
- Advertisements 11
- Knoxville (Tenn.) -- Appalachian Exposition 11
- Knoxville News-Sentinel (Knoxville, Tenn.) 9
- Lawson McGhee Library (Knoxville, Tenn.) 9
- Souvenirs 9
- Club yearbooks 8
- Ephemera 8 + ∧ less
- National Film Preservation Foundation (U.S.) 2
- Billman, Linda 1
- Knoxville College 1
- Knoxville Police Department 1