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Bernice Stiles material.

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Identifier: MM.2016.006
Scope and Contents Bernice Stiles (May 6, 1905-April 26, 1997) material. Donated by her friend Edith L. Embrey from material found in Bernice Stiles’ apartment after her death. Ms. Stiles had no family left. MM.2016.006 a: Dec. 6, 1896, letter from S. G. Gilreath, State Superintendent, Department of Public Instruction, Nashville, Tenn., to ‘My dear Tom; (C. T. Stiles), Wilson Station, Tenn. ALS 1 p. Mentions Stiles’ good character, urges him to finish college. Also: CDV of Lillie Miller Stiles, taken by W. F.?...
Dates: 1890-1900

Brady CDV of William G. Brownlow

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Identifier: SPC 2001.004
Scope and Contents Brady CDV of William G. Brownlow (seated, right hand in coat). 1 pc. Brady’s National Photographic Portrait Galleries, NY.
Dates: 1860s

Carte de visite of William G. Brownlow

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Identifier: SPC 2002.006
Scope and Contents CDV of William G. Brownlow. Taken from waist up, hand in pocket, light colored vest with watch chain, looking slightly to side.
Dates: 1860s

Cartes-de-visite of Union Officers

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Identifier: SPC 2014.013
Scope and Contents Eleven cartes-de-visite of Civil War Union officers. SPC 2014-013-001 Orlando M. Poe (signed). SPC 2014-013-002 M. ([Marsena] R. Patrick. SPC 2014-013-003 John G. Parke. SPC 2014-013-004 Wm. P. Sanders. SPC 2014-013-005 Rufus Saxton. SPC 2014-013-006 Robert C. Schenck. SPC 2014-013-007 Wm. Rosencrans. SPC 2014-013-008 [Lovell] Rousseau. SPC 2014-013-009 D. G. Farragut.(signed). SPC 2014-013-010 David G. Farragut. SPC 2014-013-011 Charles W. Sanford.
Dates: 1861-1865

CDV of Seymour A. Mynders

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Identifier: SPC 2015.007
Scope and Contents CDV of Seymour A. Mynders (born 1861) in military uniform. On back: The Lindsey Art Gallery No. 108 Gay Street Knoxville, Tenn. Handwritten on back: Seymour A. Mynders Captain Company “C” President Phiol-mathesian Society University of Tennessee. + photocopy of typescript biography of Mynders.
Dates: 1860s

CDV of William G. Brownlow (Parson Brownlow)

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Identifier: SPC 1999.004
Scope and Contents CDV of William G. Brownlow (Parson Brownlow) (standing with hand on column, pointing). Made by D. Appleton & Co., N.Y. A.A. Turner, Photographer.
Dates: 1860s

Civil War CDV Album

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Identifier: PC 0109a
Scope and Contents Album with 20 cartes de visite of Union Soldiers of 1st Tennessee Cavalry, most served in Company C. Many similar CDVs in Calvin M. Dyer CDV album (PC 0070).Photos labeled in ink on album page below each image.1) Gen. Geo. (George) H. Thomas 2) Col. Jas. (James) P. Brownlow 3) Col. Dyer 4) Lt. I. B. Self (labeled as Drury A. Brooks in Dyer CDV Album - PC 0070) 5) A. J. Gahagan 6) Capt. J. Lonas (labeled as Lt. Isaac B. Self in Dyer CDV Album - PC 0070) 7) John...
Dates: 1862 - 1866

Col. Haynes, carte de visite. (Rockwell & Cowell photographers, Petersburg, Va.) (ca. 1865)

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Identifier: SPC 2019.043
Scope and Contents Col. Haynes, carte d’ visite. (Rockwell & Cowell photographers, Petersburg, Va.) (ca. 1865)
Dates: ca. 1865

Dyer Civil War CDV album (Calvin M. Dyer’s album)

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Identifier: PC 0070
Scope and Contents Twenty-three Civil War CVDs of men from the First Tennessee Cavalry. In an album that belonged to Lt. Col. Calvin M. Dyer--his picture was removed before the album was sold. Binding damaged. One album with clasp fastener. Index to Portraits: 1. Capt. Elbert J. Cannon 2. Lt. Col. Calvin M. Dyer (photograph removed from album) 3. Lt. John Roberts 4. Lt. John N. Hariss [Harris?] 5. Capt. Jacob K. Lones 6. Lt. James H. Smith 7. Sargt Martin L. Peters 8. Sargt James B. Clapp 9. Corpl Nathan A. York...
Dates: 1862-1866

Four CDVs

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Identifier: SPC 2002.004
Scope and Contents Three CDVs of Frank Bearden (two by T.M. Schleier, Knoxville--one of those in uniform; one by C. Krutch, Knoxville, labeled ‘Frank C. Bearden at 21 years of age’); CDV of Meta Gavitt Adams ‘wife’ [of Frank Bearden?]. Taken by Churchill & Denison, NY.
Dates: 1860s

Horace Maynard (1814-1882)

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Identifier: SPC 2009.002
Scope and Contents Horace Maynard (1814-1882). CDV 1 pc. Smiley’s Photograph Gallery, Opposite the Custom House, Gay Street, Knoxville, Tenn.
Dates: ca. 1860s

James Longstreet letter, 1857.

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Identifier: MM.1988.011
Scope and Contents Letter from James Longstreet, Bt. Maj. (Brevet Major), USA, Subsistence Depot, 8th Dept., Sam Antonio, Tex., to Major General George Gibson. March 11, 1857 (possibly 1851?). ALS 1 pc. (2 pp.). Re: new maker and supplier of vinegar. + carte-de-visite (CDV) photograph of James Longstreet (Penciled on back: Emma Mason, Columbus, Georgia. 1 pc. in envelope.
Dates: 1857

James Robinson Ogden Photograph Album. Civil War CDVs. Gift of Miss Lucy Ogden. (Photographs)

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Identifier: PAS 0153
Scope and Contents Photograph album of James Robinson Ogden, who came to Knoxville with the 2nd Ohio Cavalry during the Civil War, Leather 5x6” album containing mostly Civil War era CDVs (cartes-de-visite). 22 photographs. Subjects include: John Keyes, view of Knoxville(?), [General Ambrose] Burnside, General George Stoneman, James R. Mitchell, H.C. Squire(?), W. Chamberlain, Henry Chester, E.C. Ruggles.
Dates: 1860s

John Rankin CDV

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Identifier: SPC 2006.013
Scope and Contents John Rankin CDV. Eurlbut & Henry Photographers, Greenville, Mercer Co., Pa. with 2 cent stamp. Name ‘John Rankin’ handwritten on the back.
Dates: ca. 1860s

Loose CDVs

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Identifier: PC 0109b
Scope and Contents Twenty-four loose cartes de visite. Most written on back in pen with IDs.Wm (William) A. Anderson, D. A. Brooks, D. A. Brooks, D. A. and Mary Brooks, Sallie Buffatt, Tom Caldwell, J. Byron Clapp, Lucy Cole, Hugh Crawford, Gen. Benjamin Franklin, S. H. George, Mattie Frazier Harris, John Jett and Parker girls, W. Jett Norman, Homer Smith, J. H. Smith, Jud Smith, Maggie Smith, Mira Tillery, Russ Tillery, S. L. Tillery, S. L. Tillery, Claiborne Webb, “Dave...
Dates: unknown

Mrs. Sue Boyd Barton’s Collection of Civil War cartes-de-visites (CDVs)

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Identifier: SPC 1999.001
Scope and Contents Mrs. Sue Boyd Barton’s Collection of Civil War cartes-de-visites (CDVs). Most are military officers or personnel, Union soldiers, in uniform. Includes: G.M. Bascom; Samuel Boyce; Governor D. Campbell; H.S. Chamberlain; Capt. Chapin; E.J. Cobb & woman; Mr. Devereaux; F.F. Flint; Horatio Gates Gibson & family; Dan Hoffman; Capt. Howard; J. Elliott Jacobs; Loring Lambert; Wm. R. Patterson; Mrs. Wm. R. Patterson; Capt. Schecnk & child; Capt. Deane; Gen. Schofield; Lt. Sternburg; Gen....
Dates: 1860s

Parson Brownlow printed carte d visite (Prang & Co., Boston and Washington). (ephemera)

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Identifier: Ephemera 2016.004
Scope and Contents Parson Brownlow (printed carte d visite, etching of Brownlow). Prang & Co., Boston and Washington. 1 pc.
Dates: 1861-1865

Photograph album donated by Miss Gussie Tutterow. (photographs)

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Identifier: PAS 0164
Scope and Contents Photograph album donated by Miss Gussie Tutterow; owner of album not known. 4 x 5 6/8” album with 20 CDVs (cartes-de-visite), 4 tintypes, and 2 index cards. Most are unidentified portraits. Two IDs: Josie Hundly (?) and toddler Annie Pearl Hayes (born 1875). One of the index cards has an untitled poem with the repeated line ‘In the Upper Garden.’
Dates: 1880s

President A. Johnson (Andrew Johnson) carte-de-visite.

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Identifier: SPC 2012.009
Scope and Contents SPC 2012.009.001 President A. Johnson (Andrew Johnson) carte de visite. No photographer listed. 1 pc.
Dates: ca. 1870

Six unidentified portraits

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Identifier: SPC 2018.003
Scope and Contents Six unidentified photographs (cartes d’ visite size) of value for the names and addresses of photographers printed on the verso: J. Bushong, Charleston, Tenn; Smiley’s (T. H. Smiley, Knoxville, Tenn; J. M. Honey, Morristown, Tenn; A. T. Hunt, Knoxville, Tenn.
Dates: ca. 1880s

Thirteenth Regiment, Tenn. Volunteer Cavalry, U. S. A.; photographs of members of the cavalry

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Identifier: SPC 2014.020
Scope and Contents Thirteenth Regiment, Tennessee Volunteer Cavalry, U. S. A.; photographs of members of the cavalry. Identified members of 13th Cavalry found in a family photograph album. “History of the Thirteenth regiment, Tennessee Volunteer Cavalry, U. S. A. : including a narrative of the bridge burning; the Carter County rebellion, and the loyalty, heroism and suffering of the Union men and women of Carter and Johnson counties, Tennessee, during the Civil War” by Samuel W. Scott and Samuel P. Angel (1903).
Dates: 1861-1865

Three Cartes-de-Visite

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Identifier: SPC 2016.009
Scope and Contents Portrait Photographs / three cartes-de-visite with inscriptions (Eva Taylor, S. Tomlinson, Ann Lizzie Fisher) SPC 2016.009.001 “Your Friend, Eva Taylor, Happy Valley, Carter Co., E. Tenn.” (no photography studio). Mary Eva Taylor was the daughter of Nathaniel Green Taylor and Emmaline E. Haynes; she married Ethelbert Dudley Jobe. SPC 2016.009.002. “Ann Lizzie Fisher” (T. N. Thurman, Photographer, Athens, Tenn.) SPC 2016.009.003. “Compliments of S. Tomlinson to Miss Fannie Taylor, August 1,...
Dates: ca. 1870s

Three CDVs of William G. (“Parson”) Brownlow

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Identifier: SPC 2000.004
Scope and Contents Three CDVs of William G. (“Parson”) Brownlow. 2000-004-001: three-quarter view with hand in coat. 2000-004-002: portrait in oval shape (waist up), hand on lapel ‘W. G. Brownlow, Editor of the Knoxville Whig.’ Publ. by E. Anthony, 501 Broadway, NY. 2000-004-003: portrait in soft oval (chest up). Publ. by E. Anthony, 501 Broadway, NY.
Dates: 1860s

W. G. Brownlow, 1862 correspondence and carte-de-visite; comments on slavery.

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Identifier: MM.2013.012
Scope and Contents May 17, 1862 letter from ‘A Conservative Man,’ New York, to Dr. Brownlow. May 19, 1862 response from W.G. Brownlow, Astor House, to ‘A Conservative Man’ on same paper. ALS 2 pp. (1 pc.) Re: Cruelty inflicted on Union men was by people “raised and educated in the midst of slavery.” Brownlow replied that the worst actions he witnessed were by Northern men. W.G. Brownlow, Providence, note to Mr. Crossman. June 3, 1862. Thanking him for the memorial of Roger Williams. ANS 1 pc. Carte-de-visite of...
Dates: 1862

White Family photograph album (ca 1868) from family of Hugh Andrew May White. (Estate of Mrs. Nancy M. Rodgers) (Mrs. Cowan Rodgers II)

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Identifier: PC 0071
Scope and Contents Photograph album (ca. 1860s) of cartes de visites from family of Hugh Andrew May White. Sophia Moody White, wife of George M. White (loose); Andrew Park, Jane Bowie, Langdon Bowie, Sophie Bowie, Margie Coffin Orto, Park Bowie, Alice McEwen, Hector and Ann Eliza Coffin (children); Lizzie Mitchell Moses (Frank Moses wife) (tintype); Hector Coffin (adult); Hugh Craighead; Belle Stephenson; Sophi Stephenson (child); aunt Cynthia White (grandfather’s sister) [daughter of James and Mary Lawson...
Dates: 1850-1870

William G. Brownlow and Andrew Johnson carte de visite photographs

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Identifier: PC 0096
Scope and Contents Cartes de visite (CDVs) of William G. Brownlow. 23 pcs. Cartes de visite (CDVs) of Andrew Johnson. 14 pcs.
Dates: 1850-1870