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3 mid-19th century portrait photographs
Ann Lizzie Fisher (photographer T. N. Thurman, Athens, Tenn.) ; Eva Taylor (Happy Valley, Carter County, Tenn/) (no photographer identified); S. Tomlinson, Cincinnati; S. Tomlinson (Photographed by Leo Weingarten, Cincinnati, Ohio) (inscribed “Compliments of S. Tomlinson to Miss Fannie Fisher, August 1st, 1873”)
3-Twelve Luncheon Club Collection (Fountain City).
3d Annual Street Fair and Trade’s Carnival
Official Program of the 3d Annual Street Fair and Trade’s Carnival, 1898. Knoxville, Tenn. October 19, 20 and 21, 1898. Drawing of horned “Prophet of the Smokies” in upper left corner. Includes programs for Prophet’s Day, Military Day, and Woman’s Day. S.B. Newman & Co., Printers and Binders, Knoxville. 1 pc.
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.
Small metal round pin (5/8”) With blue border with white stars and a round white center with a red ‘36’ in the center. The 36 represents the 36th state needed to ratify the 19th amendment (women’s suffrage). Manufactured by Whitehead & Hoag Co., Newark, NJ (incorporated in 1892). 1 pc.
50th Anniversary of Normandy
Material from the 50th Anniversary of Normandy at Omaha Beach, 6 June 1994. Includes “Map of D. Day Beaches”, program for the International Ceremony at Omaha Beach, “List of Monarchs, Heads of State and of Government Present on 6th June”, detailed list of activities.
75th Anniversary of Woman Suffrage poster
Poster celebrating the 75th anniversary of woman suffrage, 1920-1995. Color 18 x 24”.
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
100th Infantry Division. U. S. Army, World War II. SSgt. John H. Duncan.
European campaign Germany; training Fort Jackson.
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.
Handwritten-copy of note for payment six months after date signed (25 December 1805) for $430. Christian Carriger, Wm Cocke, Henry Masengill, William Massengill.
1823 letter to Captain John P. Mathews
Two page, double-sided letter from Henry Sheffer (possibly) of Grayson County Virginia to Captain John P. Mathews (Clerk of Court for Wythe County Virginia from 1809-1850). Topics include illness at home; an election campaign for General Smyth who is opposed to John Quincy Adams; and s request for Captain Mathews to subpoena the witnesses requested for the author’s upcoming Chancery Court case involving W. D. Nielson.
Includes transcript of letter by McClung Staff.
1866 Union soldiers list
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.
"1903 Foot Ball Teams of East Tennessee" booklet
Souvenir booklet on East Tennessee Foot Ball Association teams (and University of Tennessee - part of the Southern Intercollegiate Athletic Association). Includes group photograph and roster for each team: University of Tennessee; Maryville College; Tennessee Deaf and Dumb School; Carson-Newman College; Baker-Himel School; Tusculum College; Knoxville Y.M.C.A.
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.
2011 East Tennessee Veterans Memorial Association Limited Edition Coin
2017 East Tennessee Veterans Memorial Association Limited Edition Coin
2018 Informational Materials for the East Tennessee Foundation
Includes complete set of 2017 Connect publication of the East Tennessee Foundation (4 volumes), information about the East Tennessee Foundation, and information on The Delaney Project from the March 14, 2018 Leadership Meeting.
2019 East Tennessee Veterans Memorial Association Limited Edition Coin
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.
- Language: English X
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- Knoxville (Tenn.) 218
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- Genealogy 72
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- Correspondence 51
- Artifacts 48
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- Architectural drawings and plans 37
- Events 33
- Programs 33
- University of Tennessee, Knoxville 32
- Tennessee History Civil War, 1861-1865 29
- Advertisements 28
- Portraits 28
- Ephemera 25
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- Knox County (Tenn.) 22 + ∧ less
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- National Film Preservation Foundation (U.S.) 8
- Billman, Linda 1
- Cirillo, Marie , 1929- 1
- Crowder, Mike 1
- Ealy, Sally 1