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Appalachian Fair postcard

Identifier: Ephemera 2020.054
Scope and Contents Newport, Tenn., Appalachian Fair postcard, 1912. Unused card shows Cocke County Sheriff C.E. Dawson and gives all info about Fair. Reverse has short info pitch and divided back.
Dates: 1912

Arrowmont postcards

Identifier: Ephemera 2021.003
Scope and Contents Five unused postcards featuring Arrowmont School of Arts and Crafts in Gatlinburg, Tennessee. 1) Marian G. Heard Resource Center Courtyard Mural 2) Arrowmont Red Barn 3) Marian G. Heard Resource Center Courtyard 4) Windgate Center for Wood 5) Arrowmont Woodturned Totems
Dates: unknown

Barbara Jean Small Scrapbook of Valentines

Identifier: PAS 0057
Scope and Contents Barbara Jean Small scrapbook of Valentines, ca. 1930s. (Album in poor condition; cards generally good condition). + 1934 birthday postcard to Barbara Jean Small, Athens, Tenn. + July 26, 1948 membership receipt, Mrs. H. Lynn Small, Athens, Tenn., to Volunteer Electric Cooperative.
Dates: ca. 1930s

Hawkins County Postcard Collection (George E. Webb, Hawkins County Records)

Identifier: PC 0099
Scope and Contents Arranged by place and/or subject. Finding Aid available. (375 postcards in archival sleeves)
Dates: 1905-2010

Hotel Andrew Johnson (oversize postcards)

Identifier: Ephemera 2019.136
Scope and Contents Oversize color postcards hotel exterior or swimming pool.
Dates: unknown

Hugh C. Tyler postcard

Identifier: Ephemera 2020.064
Scope and Contents Postcard sent to France from Hugh C. Tyler (James Agee’s uncle). ALS. Postmark Knoxville, Tenn. May 18 1904. Titled 7045. County Bridge over Tennessee River, Knoxville, Tenn.

“Knoxville Tenn. May 18/04 My Dear E. This is a view of the town from the south side of the Tennessee River. Your card showing the big square and theatre came this week. Montpelier must be a fine city. Sincerely Hugh C. Tyler 1115 W. Clinch Ave”
Dates: 1904

Jim Thompson photographs, 1920-1940

Identifier: PC 0087
Scope and Contents Thompson photographs (many with linen backing), 1920-1940.
Dates: 1920-1940

Log House Real Photograph Postcard

Identifier: SPC 2020.020
Scope and Contents Real Photograph Postcard (RPPC) black-and-white photo of log house with two stories and chimney. Written in back in pencil: “Papa’s summer home in Elkmont Tennessee the year he finished it. It burned in 1922 - two years after he built it. Mary”
Dates: 1920

Mascot Mines real photo postcards

Identifier: Ephemera 2020.044
Scope and Contents Mascot Mines, 1912, 2 real photo postcards, almost identical, showing building, water tank, boiler tank, 2 men in work clothes with shovels 2 men in suits, holding oil can and dinner pail. Cards addressed to Mattie Courtney, Whitesburg, and say that "this is me at work", signed Ridden Pinkston.
Dates: 1912

Oversize color postcards

Identifier: Ephemera 2019.103
Scope and Contents Two Oversize color postcards--”Newfound Gap and Rockefeller Memorial, Great Smoky Mountains National Park” and “ A Scene from the Top of Fontana Dam, N.C. Both postcards published by “Standard Souvenirs & Novelties, Inc. Knoxville Tenn.”
Dates: undated

Post cards, Christmas cards, Kefauver items.

Identifier: Ephemera 2019.149
Scope and Contents Commencement Exercises booklet, 1921; Congressman Howard H. Baker Sr. photo/calendar card, 1962; Vote for Senator Estes Kefauver card; Christmas card from Nancy and Estes Kefauver, 1960; Christmas card from Nancy and Estes Kefauver, post-1960; Christmas card from Nancy and Estes Kefauver, post-1960; John J. Duncan photo/calendar card, 1974; Congressman John J. Duncan Jr. good luck penny; Postcard announcing inaugural open house to meet Governor-elect Phil Bredeson and his wife, 1/14/2003; Card...
Dates: 1921 - 1974

Postcard Photographs

Identifier: SPC 2019.105
Scope and Contents Color 8” x 10”photographs of the front and back of postcards written to the Beck family. Postmarked 1910-1911. Photographers stamp on back of each “bill tracy, photography, 1420 Linden Avenue Knoxville, Tennessee” Each has negative number. B-1038-V-1 through B-1038-V-38 (missing nos. 2 and 29)
Dates: 1910 - 1911

Ridley Wills Postcard Collection

Identifier: PC 0100
Scope and Contents Arranged by place and/or subject. Finding Aid available. (1,831 postcards in archival sleeves)
Dates: 1905-2010

Robert Cook photograph albums with photographs of Great Smoky Mountains and Smoky Mountain Hiking Club; U. S. Bicentennial postage stamps

Identifier: SPC 2019.009
Scope and Contents 5 photograph albums of photographs of Great Smoky Mountains and Smoky Mountains Hiking Club (all in one box); 2nd box has one album of US Bicentennial postage stamps, 2 albums of postcards (most of mountains); album of photographs re: ETHS and related events. Most photographs taken by Robert Cook (Bob). Extra gift of photographs added 6/98. + last day cover from Baum’s Home of Flowers (June 30, 1942). (Books and ephemera also recd.; added to collection)
Dates: 1976-1992

Smith Family Collection (Whitesburg, Tenn.).

Identifier: MSC 0102
Scope and Contents (Folders 26, 43, 49, & 75 tell of the location of Smith Family artifacts, portraits, and papers located in libraries and museums other than the McClung Collection.) Includes Tomlinson family material & Tate Springs material. Folder 13 contains postcards showing views and bldgs. of the Tate Springs Hotel. Many other postcards are in this collection, most are 19th century. Tate Springs Hotel (Inn), Knoxville Farmers Convention, agriculture, Appalachian Exposition award ribbons and cards,...
Dates: 1794 - 1930

Templeton postcard

Identifier: Ephemera 2021.002
Scope and Contents December 23, 1935. Post card from Carew Rice to Lucy Curtis Templeton of Knoxville, Tenn. re: Christmas and New Years wishes. ANS. 1 pc.

Front of postcard print of painting of woman holding baby, reminiscent of Knaffl Madonna. Carew Rice was a well-known silhouette artist of Charleston, South Carolina.
Dates: 1935

Tennessee Military Institute.

Identifier: Ephemera 2020.077
Scope and Contents TMI graduation invitation 1940; Postcards-- Chattanooga Incline Railway, TMI; Photograph--TMI Company B
Dates: 1940

TVA Photographs by Rell Clements

Identifier: SPC 2019.094
Scope and Contents TVA Photographs by Rell Clements 1) Norris Dam RPPC postmarked 1940 2) Members of construction department and a portion of engineering staff between lock walls of Watts Bar Dam. Taken after first concrete pour. 2/28/1940
Dates: 1940