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Eliza R. Moore Fain Bible, 1870 (Gift of Kathleen Franklin Todd)

Identifier: FB 0047
Scope and Contents Family Bible given to Eliza R. Fain by her mother M.A. Moore, 1870. Eliza Ruth Moore married George Alexander Fain on July 21, 1854. Eliza R. Fain left the Bible to her daughter Kittie Rice Fain in November 1900. Eleven CDVs of Fain family members were found with the Bible. They were photocopied and the originals are in the box with the Bible. Subjects in CDVs include: Mrs. Eliza R. Fain and Mattie, Minnie Fain, Mrs. M.A. Moore, Belle Fain, and E.R. Fain.
Dates: 1870

George D. Hale Family Bible

Identifier: FB 0119
Scope and Contents The Holy Bible Old and New Testaments Translated out of the Original Tongues (New York: American Bible Society, 1890)
Dates: 1890

Lillard Family Bibles

Identifier: FB 0117
Scope and Contents Newton Jackson Lillard Family Bible 1868. No Title Page. New Testament title page only.

James Lillard Family Bible. 1848. No Title Page. New Testament title page only.
Dates: 1848 - 1868

Lockett Bible (Gift of Mr. and Mrs. James C. Talley, II)

Identifier: FB 0095
Scope and Contents The Holy Bible containing the Old and New Testaments and Apocrypha. Published in Auburn and Buffalo by John E. Beardsley, with no copyright or publication date. Lockett family Bible contains inscription in frontispiece: “This bible was owned by Mrs. T. C. Lockett, wife of David W. Lockett. They were married Dec. 9, 1830” Donor is descendant of the Lockett family.
Dates: undated

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

Trotter Family Bibles

Identifier: FB 0118
Scope and Contents BOX 1: John Trotter Bible 1829 Bible published by J. Emory and B. Waugh for the Methodist Episcopal Church at the Conference Office, 14 Crosby Street, New YorkBook of Romans 1821 Book of Romans with Commentary and Critical Notes by Adam Clarke, LLDFAS published by Joseph Mitchel, Cincinnati inscribed “Ashley Wynne” multiple times no family entriesA. W. Trotter Bible (name embossed inside front cover) no date published by John C. Winston Co., Philadelphia PA no family...
Dates: 1821 - 1866

Van Deventer Collection

Identifier: MSC 0809
Scope and Contents This collection documents the Van Deventer, Rhea, Campbell, Cowan, Lynn, and Russell families. The major donors were Martha Rhea Van Deventer and her children: Robert, Laetitia, and Isabella. The collection includes many small artifacts, textiles, manuscripts, photographs, and artwork. Robert Van Deventer’s art is an important part of the collection. 1877 photographs of Island Home in boxes 52-53. A finding aid is available.
Dates: 1820s-1970s