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AEF. France, Military leave letters, Andrew Heim, March 1, 1919.

 Collection
Identifier: MM.2014.025
Scope and Contents

AEF. France, Military leave letters, Andrew Heim, March 1, 1919.

Dates: 1919

Aelred J. Gray research notes for local government chapter for Heart of the Valley (East Tennessee Historical Society).

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Identifier: MSC 0692
Scope and Contents

Notes for the chapter on local government published in the “Heart of the Valley”

Dates: 1975

Aerial photograph of the University of Tennessee campus

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Identifier: QSPC 2012.003
Scope and Contents

Oversize aerial photograph of the University of Tennessee campus, Knoxville, Tenn. Ca. 1950 (16 x 20”, B&W. 1 pc.)

Dates: circa 1950

Aerial photographs of 1982 World’s Fair site, downtown Knoxville, University of Tennessee, and Knoxville’s riverfront. Taken by John W. Proffitt. (color photographs)

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Identifier: PC 0027
Scope and Contents

Aerial photographs of 1982 World’s Fair site, downtown Knoxville, University of Tennessee, and Knoxville’s riverfront. Taken by John W. Proffitt in 1982. 27 color photographs, all mounted on heavy paper. Photographs are 11"x16” and 11"x14.”

Dates: 1982

Aerial photographs of Interstate 40 interchanges when newly finished. 6 photos--Lovell Road, Westhills--Bearden, Papermill Road, Campbell Station Road, Cedar Bluff Road, Mabry Hood Road.

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Identifier: SPC 2008.003
Scope and Contents

Aerial photographs of Interstate 40 interchanges when newly finished. Four photos-- Westhills--Bearden, Papermill Road, Campbell Station Road , Cedar Bluff Road, Lovell Road, Mabry Hood Road.

Dates: 1968

"African American CCC Legacy in Tennessee" by Hobart Akin

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Identifier: MM.2022.003
Scope and Contents

Article by Hobart Akin titled "African American CCC Legacy in Tennessee" published in the January/February 2022 issue of The Tennessee Conservationist pp.26-29.

Dates: 2022

African-American family photographs, albums, ephemera. Knoxville family, the chief identified person is Knoxville Police Dept. officer Lloyd W. Bruce.

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Identifier: MSC 0477
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African-American family photographs, albums, ephemera. Knoxville family. Chief identified person is Knoxville Police Dept. officer Lloyd W. Bruce.

Dates: 1950s-1960s

African American photograph album

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Identifier: PC 0102
Scope and Contents Small photograph album with the name W.G. McNeil (April 11, 1928) on the inside cover. Includes b&w (sepia) snapshots of unidentified African-Americans, ca. 1918-1928. Lake Michigan is noted on one photograph. Candid and posed snapshots , some with first names (Marie, Willie, etc.). Loose pictures from inside the album are housed in two envelopes, one with 11 small photographs, the other with 6 larger snapshots. Two handwritten notes mention the Grahl and Wilcox surnames with family...
Dates: 1918 - 1928

African American Woman and Shannondale School Group

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Identifier: SPC 1995.025
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Full length portrait of (African-American ?) woman, with sticker at bottom: “A Merry Xmas To The Family From Sue.” Found in old gift book in 1991, no additional ID.; Shannondale School group, grade 2, 1967-1968. 5x7” color in holder. Belonged to Linda, age 7.

Dates: 1960s

Agee portraits

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Identifier: SPC 2017.005
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Three 8 x 10” copy photographs and 3 copy negs. (made March 1989). SPC 2017.005.001 James (Rufus) Agee and Margaret King (Mrs. George J. McAfee), ca. 1912. SPC 2017.005.002 James (Rufus) Agee, center; Josephine Stone (Mrs. Fred Breeding) with dog; Margaret King (Mrs. George J. McAfee). SPC 2017.005.003 James (Rufus) Agree, front center; Margaret King (Mrs. George J. McAfee) in back row with dark hat.

Dates: ca. 1912

Agnes Bowers Jenkins genealogical research.

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Identifier: MSC 0720
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Genealogical research done by Agnes Bowers Jenkins. Some Sevier County names, many photocopies. Surnames include: Householder, Huffaker, Hines, Rose, Clack, Bowers, Boling, Stith, Kennon, Worsham, Randles.

Dates: 1980s-1990s

Aileen Seilaz Collection.

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Identifier: MSC 0163
Scope and Contents Aileen Seilaz (1901-1983) worked in Hollywood, California as a story analyst for Universal International Studios in the 1920s. The collection includes some material from motion picture industry of that time. There are also some examples of illustrations from Aileen’s sister Louise Seilaz (1903-1983). Victor Seilaz was a Knoxville businessman who was associated with the Seilaz Cafe, the Colonial Hotel, and the Star Laundry Company. Genealogical material on the Seilaz family; Gourley family;...
Dates: 1808-1928

Aileen Seilaz manuscripts

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Identifier: MSC 0118
Scope and Contents

Aileen Seilaz (1901-1983) worked in Hollywood, California as a story analyst for Universal International Studios in the 1920s. The collection includes manuscripts and typescripts of fiction and movie scripts.

Dates: undated

Alan Atkin Collection.

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Identifier: PAS 0101
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Knoxville airports scrapbooks (1954-59; 1959-63; 1964-68; 1969-74); photographs of airport, Amra Grotto; U. T. football (scrapbook), masonic apron in frame; baseball and political ephemera (father Arthur Atkin) U. T. Football scrapbooks (1934-1974); sheet music (printed and handwritten scores), trumpet mute shaped like small hat, photographs

Dates: 1954-1974

Alan Shayne Collection (All the Way Home)

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Identifier: PC 0075
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Alan Shayne Collection (All the Way Home) Photographs made during the filming of the movie “All the Way Home” in East Tennessee in 1963.

Dates: 1963

Albers Drug Company Collection. (ESAC) (Gift of Edward (‘Bud’) S. Albers, Jr.).

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Identifier: MSC 0615
Scope and Contents Records of the Albers Drug Company. Includes photographs, architectural plans and drawings, ledgers, account books, papers, etc. The oldest document is the collection is the Chamberlain, Sanford, & Albers Incorporation and Minutes Book, 1896-1943. The embossing seal for “Albers Drug Co., Knoxville, Tenn.” is also in the collection. The Albers Drug Company was sold to Walker Drug Company of Birmingham, Ala. in 1995. Edward S. “Bud” Albers, Jr. (1925-2016) was a major figure in Knoxville...
Dates: 1896-1995

Albert A. Fagala

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Identifier: SPC 2015.011
Scope and Contents

SPC 2015.011.001 Albert A. Fagala. Ca. 1870s. Tintype in matte. 1 pc.

Dates: ca. 1870s

Albert A. Muller letter/circular, 1832.

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Identifier: MM.1987.003
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Circular. Addressed to my friends and the Members of the Episcopal Church in Tuscaloosa. From Albert A. Muller. September 26, 1832. Re: split in the congregation and his role in it. + letter written on the same paper from Albert A. Muller, Tuscaloosa, Ala., October 5, 1832, to James McClung, Huntsville. ALS 1 p. Mentions coming to see church at Clarksville, Tenn. Tape damage; hole in center.

Dates: 1832

Albert Gore, Sr. letter

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Identifier: MM.2021.006
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20 November 1970. Letter from Albert Gore [Senior] to Marc Joffe thanking him for his help during Gore's unsuccessful senatorial campaign for reelection. ALS. 1 pc. Also includes donor letter.

Dates: 1970

Albert Milani (portrait photograph)

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Identifier: SPC 2016.028
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Albert Milani (1891-1977) was born in Carrara, Italy. He was hired by Candoro Marble as their chief carver in 1927 and worked on many of their most prominent projects over the next three decades. An iconic photograph from his work shows him carving the eagles for the new Knoxville courthouse and post office. in 1932. (portrait photograph)

Dates: ca. 1950

Albert Miller Lea Day, Blaine, Tenn. (2016).

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Identifier: Ephemera 2019.027
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Albert Miller Lea Day, Blaine, Tenn. (2016); 3rd annual celebration

Dates: 2016

Albert Miller Lea letter to I. K. Tefft. May 12, 1852.

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Identifier: MM.1999.019
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Letter from Albert Miller Lea, Flint Hill, near Knoxville, Tenn., to I. K. Tefft, Savannah, Ga. May 14, 1852. ALS 1 p. Re: fulfilling Tefft’s request for an autograph of Hu L. White; Lea living in the home of the late Judge White; where White is buried.

Dates: 1852

Albert O. Brown letter to father, March 24, [1861].

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Identifier: MM.1987.004
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Letter from Albert O. Brown, Mossy Creek, E. Tenn., to Father and Mother (Dr. George R. Brown, Murray County, Ga.). ALS 3 pp. (1 pc.) + envelope with free frank usage (Free P.M.). Re: thank you for money; in school; attended sermon by Mr. Tipton of Panther Springs, Tenn.; ‘ignomious state of Tennessee’; abolitionists in area; would rather be in the Confederacy; border states disgruntled with Abe Lincoln.

Dates: circa 1861

Albert Van Gilder’s scrapbooks on Knoxville, Tenn. 8 volumes.

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Identifier: PAS 0165
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Scrapbooks compiled by Albert Van Gilder of Knoxville. Undated. Ca. 1880s-1910s. 8 volumes. Contains handwritten memories; programs; invitations; clippings and articles; George F. Mellen newspapers columns; stickers, etc.

Dates: circa 1880s-1910s

Alberta Ahler Photographs

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Identifier: SPC 1995.018
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Unidentified young child in chair, outdoors; unidentified house (probably Knoxville), exterior (note on back: part missing, Main Street, first home in town, Grandma Webb died in 1910).

Dates: undated

Alberta Ahler Photographs

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Identifier: SPC 1995.007 a&b
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SPC 1995.007a: W.T. Webb Grocery Store, 946 South Seventh Street (later Fifteenth Street), Knoxville, Tenn. L-r: Harley Webb or Melvin Webb, W.T. Webb, ?, Lafayette (‘Fate’) Webb.5x7” sepia, mounted.; SPC 1995.007b: Home Guard (men in military uniform with rifles, drums). Front row, 5th man kneeling from left is Joseph Albert Ahler. 7x 9 1/4”. sepia, mounted.

Dates: undated

Alberta and Carson Brewer Collection.

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Identifier: MSC 0351
Scope and Contents Includes two slide shows often presented by Alberta Brewer (slides were taken by her): on “Lower Little T “ (Little Tennessee River), 100 slides + 2 sheets of notes (Ft. Loudoun, Tellico area, Baker’s Creek, National campground, etc., Morganton, Tellico Dam), ca. 1975, 1988, and “Upper Little T”, 99 slides + 2 pp. notes (Rabun Gap, Macon, Swain, Indians, Fontana scenery, Cades Cove, Happy Valley, 1976, rev. 1988; 2 empty slide carousels; ‘Dyergrams,’ 9 pcs. of original art by cartoonist Bill...
Dates: 1962-1964

Alberta and Carson Brewer Manuscript of “Valley So Wild.”

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Identifier: MSC 0195
Scope and Contents

Alberta and Carson Brewer Manuscript of “Valley So Wild.” (Includes slides, artwork)

Dates: 1975

Albion (New York), Virginia Plough-Boy and Williamsburg Weekly Advocate, Mirror(newspapers)

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Identifier: NWP 0090
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Albion (New York), Virginia Plough-Boy and Williamsburg Weekly Advocate.(only one issue 12-3-1827)

Dates: 1826-1829, 1839-1842

Album of Albert Chavannes, 1853.

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Identifier: MM.1993.021 a&b
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Album of Albert Chavannes (1841-1913), a French-speaking Swiss American of Knoxville, presented to him by his aunt Anna Francillon Chavannes. Contains writings in French (poems) and sketches, most done in pencil and signed. MM.1993.021 a: is the original album MM.1993.021 b: photocopy of the album. Cover is missing; loose pages.

Dates: 1850-1870