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African American photograph album

 Collection
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

 Collection
Identifier: SPC 1995.025
Scope and Contents 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

 Collection
Identifier: SPC 2017.005
Scope and Contents 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

Alberta Ahler Photographs

 Collection
Identifier: SPC 1995.018
Scope and Contents 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

Bell House School

 Collection
Identifier: SPC 1997.028
Scope and Contents Bell House School, Knoxville, Tenn. Interior and exterior, children dancing in schoolyard to phonograph. Includes 1 mounted sepia photograph of painting of the school by Lloyd Freeman , 1911 (corner of mounting broken). approx. 8 x10” B&W
Dates: 1910s

Children of the Confederacy, Tennessee Division Fundraiser Ads. Oct. 2007. Gift of Debra Wilson.

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Identifier: MM.2008.004
Scope and Contents Children of the Confederacy, Tennessee Division Fundraiser, Oct. 2007. Ads (sold as fundraiser). Color copy (photocopy or from computer printer?). Gift of Debra Wilson. Pages removed from binder.
Dates: 2007

Copy photograph of West View School sixth grade

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Identifier: SPC 2017.009
Scope and Contents SPC 2017.009.001a Copy photograph of West View School sixth grade, ca. 1948. Knoxville, Tenn. 5x7”. B&W copy photograph. 1 pc. SPC 2017.009.001b Photocopy of IDs on back of original photograph (not at McClung Collection). 1 pc.
Dates: ca. 1948

Copy photograph of young boy standing on sidewalk

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Identifier: SPC 1997.011
Scope and Contents Copy photograph of young boy standing on sidewalk, Knoxville (Asylum / Western Avenue?, Clinch Avenue?). Shows streetcar and horse and buggy in background. From the William J. McCoy, Jr., family album.
Dates: ca. 1900

Five cartes-de-visites (CDVs)

 Collection
Identifier: SPC 1996.007
Scope and Contents Five cartes-de-visites (CDVs), circa 1880s. All taken by T.M. Schleier, Knoxville, Tenn. Margie Hayes as a child (daughter of Margaret Lewis and Judge Henry Hayes, Arkansas) 2 pcs.; Isabella McKenzie (Margie’s nurse when her mother died) 1 pc.; Mr. Thomas Lewis (Margie’s uncle) 1 pc.; Lizzie Lewis (Margie’s aunt) 1 pc.
Dates: ca. 1880s

Funeral of Aunt Mary

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Identifier: SPC 2015.004
Scope and Contents 7 snapshots, 1930, of funeral of Aunt Mary. Shows corpse, mourners, wagon, cabin, church.
Dates: 1930

Group portrait of Belmont Singing Class

 Collection
Identifier: SPC 2002.005
Scope and Contents Group portrait of Belmont Singing Class, Mr. Ball, teacher. ca. 1910. Belmont School (near Middle Creek) Sevier County, Tenn. 5x8” sepia image mounted (matte corners broken). 1 pc.
Dates: ca. 1910

Kentucky portraits

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Identifier: SPC 1995.014
Scope and Contents Jena Glenn Waller, Hopkinsville, Ky.; Ed Pearce (in uniform), Indianapolis, IN; R. deMoody (?). Lexington, Ky., October 1890; 3 young men “Three of a Kind” Alling (?), Milray, Graham. June 13, 1894; young woman, ? Copeland, Louisville, Ky.; Lizzie Williamson and Dudley (woman and child), Lexington, Ky.; Morris Willis and Elizabeth Willis (children), Lexington, Ky.; Libbie Wilson (young woman in hood and cape with cross), Lexington, Ky.; Ben LaBree, Louisville, Ky., October 12, 1896; young man,...
Dates: 1890-1904

Lloyd Branson photograph of Madonna and Child

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Identifier: SPC 1998.002
Scope and Contents Lloyd Branson photograph of Madonna and Child. Sepia print of woman and baby, mounted on matte backing; signed in pencil.
Dates: undated

McCallie School

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Identifier: SPC 1997.047
Scope and Contents McCallie School. Includes: exterior; library; three interior classroom shots with students (Miss Biggs’ 1st grade). Ca. 1913. B&W approx. 8x10”.
Dates: ca. 1913

McCrary & Branson photograph mounted on printed board

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Identifier: SPC 2018.002
Scope and Contents Young boy (still dressed as a girl) on a penny farthing bicycle (McCrary & Branson photograph mounted on printed board). Sepia. 1 pc. 4.25 x 6” Wallace Early? written on the verso. Lower right corner of mounting is missing.
Dates: ca. 1890s

Mildred A. Miller Collection (Gift of Roger R. Miller).

 Collection
Identifier: MSc 0781
Scope and Contents Papers, files, and photographs concerning the Sevier County Association of Retarded Children and Adults, the Special Learning Center, and the Douglas Adult Cooperative, 1970-1980.
Dates: 1970-1980

Mission Home / Home for the Friendless in Knoxville (photographs, ephemera)

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Identifier: MM.2007.002
Scope and Contents 1. Photograph of Mrs. N. Rabe, Knoxville. (woman seated in chair with pillow behind head). Taken by Stewart, Knoxville, Tenn. On card 4.25x6.5”. 2. Photograph, ‘Knoxville Home for the Friendless.’ Group of men, women and children in front of wood and brick building. Handwritten ‘Mama’ by one woman. No date. Approx. 7x5 x 8.5” mounted on larger board. 3. Composition book with ‘Act. of the Home of the Friendless.’ 1895-1896 handwritten records. Includes: names, age, date come, discharged. Also...
Dates: 1894-1896

Mynderse School

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Identifier: SPC 1997.050
Scope and Contents Mynderse School Includes exterior; office interior; children in schoolyard. B&W 8 x 10”.
Dates: Mynderse School undated

National Society of the Children of the American Revolution, John Adair Society.

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Identifier: MSC 0792
Scope and Contents Forty-four applications for membership in the National Society of the Children of the American Revolution. Ca. 1935-1937. Lists name of applicant (many from Knoxville), descendant, lineage. Arranged alphabetically by name of descendant.
Dates: circa 1935-1937

New Market, Tenn.(photographs)

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Identifier: SPC 1997.004
Scope and Contents New Market, Tenn.: -One photograph of small building with 3 African American men in front; -Young African American woman holding book ‘Thy Kingdom Come.’ word Brazelton written on bottom; -Young African American woman holding diploma(?), words L .D. Fagg, Knoxville, Tenn. written on bottom; -Portrait of African American man; -Outdoor photograph of white woman with two children.
Dates: undated

Peabody School

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Identifier: SPC 1997.051
Scope and Contents Peabody School. Includes exterior; boys outside playing tug-of-war; girls outside. B&W 8x10”.
Dates: undated

Portraits of young boys in fancy dress clothing

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Identifier: SPC 1995.013
Scope and Contents Portraits of young boys in fancy dress clothing: Percy Jones Warwick (age 5, Nov. 17) in jacket with knickers; Clarence Lafayette Warwick (age 4, Nov.? 4) in Little Lord Fauntleroy style outfit). Both by Brakebill & McCoy, Knoxville, Tenn..
Dates: undated

Postmen

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Identifier: SPC 1996.023
Scope and Contents Copy photographs of: group of postmen on the steps of the old Post Office and Custom House, Knoxville, Tenn (ID on back, with two Gossetts); Erastus Gossett in postman’s uniform with son Dewey in his mail bag. May 2, 1901. 4x6” sepia tone copy prints. ID in envelope.
Dates: 1901

Rayl School

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Identifier: SPC 1997.054
Scope and Contents Rayl School. Exterior and children with slide. B&W approx. 8 x 10”.
Dates: undated

Romines Photographs

 Collection
Identifier: SPC 2010.005
Scope and Contents SPC 2010.005.001 John Cruze Galvanized Iron & Tin Work. 419 S. Gay Street, Knoxville, Tenn. Faded & torn from backing. 7.5 x 5.75”. SPC 2010.005.002 G. W. Romines in [streetcar] conductor uniform. Blake Studio, Knoxville, Tenn. Sepia; postcard backing. About 3x5”. SPC 2010.005.003 Howard & Ruth [Romines?]. Sepia; postcard backing. About 3x5”. SPC 2010.005.004 Unidentified group, probably a school group. Holding sign: 1927 Sept. 7. Sepia, 8 x 10”.
Dates: 1920s

Saint John’s Episcopal Church boy choir, Knoxville, Tenn.

 Collection
Identifier: QSPC 1997.004
Scope and Contents First boy choir of St. John’s Episcopal Church, Knoxville, Tenn. Ca. 1895. Some IDs taped on back.
Dates: circa 1895

Unidentified group of children

 Collection
Identifier: SPC 1995.032
Scope and Contents Unidentified group of children, probably a school group (or church group?). 8 1/2 x 6 1/2” sepia, mounted.
Dates: undated

Unidentified group of Photographs

 Collection
Identifier: SPC 1997.021
Scope and Contents 7 unidentified portraits; 2 unidentified family groups by W. A. Mills, photographer; 2 unidentified baby photographs by Weiser, Knoxville; 6 identified portraits: Hazel (Bill’s) Angel (2 pcs.); man ‘Cate’; Reva Hodge; Robert Andrew Lancaster, 1906-1983; C. A. Lancaster family, home was on Middlebrook Pike (shows house); strip of penny pictures (3 images of young woman) and mounted penny pictures (2 young men, on one mount); 6 tintypes (poor condition); 6 sepia photographs on postcard backings,...
Dates: undated

Unidentified portraits

 Collection
Identifier: SPC 2017.012
Scope and Contents SPC 2017.012.001 Unidentified woman. Daguerreotype, front cover missing. 1 pc. SPC 2017.012.002. Unidentified baby. Daguerreotype. 1 pc. + Front cover off. SPC 2017.012.003 Unidentified young boy in chair. Tintype. 1 pc. SPC 2017.012.004 Unidentified young girl, standing next to a column with 1885 on it. Tintype. 1 pc. SPC 2017.012.005 a & b. a: Unidentified man and woman. b: back of card with photographer information in Germany. 1 pc.
Dates: undated

Unidentified portraits taken by various photographers in Hillsboro, Ohio

 Collection
Identifier: SPC 1995.012
Scope and Contents Unidentified portraits taken by various photographers in Hillsboro, OH. Ca. 1880s-1890s. Includes: head shots of women (one labeled Hannah Carr?), 4 pcs.; full length portraits of women, 2 pcs.; man and woman head shot, 1 pc.; Young woman and girl outdoors, 1 pc.; little girl in coat and fur hat, 1 pc.; little girl holding doll, 1 pc. Cabinet cards.
Dates: ca. 1880s-1890s