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Alhambra Court and Home

 Collection
Identifier: SPC 2022.005
Scope and Contents

Six black-and-white photographs (2.75"x4.5" each) of Alhambra Courts (Knoxville, TN). All exteriors. One promotional postcard for Alhambra Court and Home, R. L. Fooshee, Owner. Color image of exterior.

Dates: unknown

C. Morse Papers.

 Collection
Identifier: MSC 0277
Scope and Contents Papers of C. A. and C. R. Morse and family. Includes: correspondence, (1836), 1875-1929; genealogical research on Bigelow, Lowell, Morse, Rodgers families; Citizen’s Bank & Trust Company wallet; Morse family postcards, 1904 (11 pcs.); C. A. Morse diary, 1885, Faulkton, Dakota; ECCE ORIENTI (Rites and Ceremonies of the Essenes), 1889; Ku Klux Klan constitution and by-laws, 1921; “The University of Tennessee and Beta Alpha Omega”; Orange & White, March 17, 1917; misc., including notes...
Dates: 1875-1929

Capt. Oliver P. McCammon Collection.

 Collection
Identifier: MSC 0654
Scope and Contents Papers relating to Captain Oliver Pinkney McCammon (O.P.M.) (1840-1897) of the 3rd East Tennessee Cavalry, Company L, also relating to the explosion of The Sultana and campaigns in Tennessee. Over 120 items, mostly correspondence between Captain Pinkney (1840-1897, Blount Co. Tenn.) and his future wife, A. E. McCall of Blount Co., during the war years of 1861-1865. Letters between Captain Pinkney and his father, the men in his regiment, and others. Also, McCammon's discussion of military...
Dates: 1861-1865

Commemorative envelopes, postcards, postal cachets, and commemorative stamps, including McGhee Tyson Airport, John Sevier and others.

 Collection
Identifier: Ephemera 2015.004
Scope and Contents

McGhee Tyson Airport Official Dedication Envelopes, October 15, 1937 (4 items); 1 airmail postcard; 1938 postal cachets (30 items); envelopes with stamps 1937-1965 (162 items) Printed envelope with stamps and images for the Bicentennial of the death of John Sevier [cachets are special printed or inscribed messages on the envelopes]

Dates: 1933-1965

Hotel Andrew Johnson (oversize postcards)

 Collection
Identifier: Ephemera 2019.136
Scope and Contents

Oversize color postcards hotel exterior or swimming pool.

Dates: unknown

Knoxville Postcard Album “Have A Look At Our City.”

 Collection
Identifier: PAS 0035
Scope and Contents Knoxville Postcard Album “Have a Look at Our City” (ca. 1925); 14 photographs. Views of Knoxville and photographic portrait of Admiral David Farragut; documents and publications: photostat of appointment of Felix Grundy as U. S. Attorney General (1838) by President Van Buren; manuscript letter from G. W. Mabry to R. J. McKinney, March 20, 1871; Harper’s Weekly, June 1, 1861 (facsimile?); U. S. Pension file for Jonathan Dickerson of Illinois (WC 47-088), photocopies; Knoxville Sentinel, April...
Dates: ca. 1925

Lucy Hansard Lett / George Felix Lett Collection. Photographs of the Beaumont Avenue area, Knoxville, Tenn. 1910s, 1920s

 Collection
Identifier: SPC 2013.011
Scope and Contents

Lucy Hansard Lett/George Felix Lett Collection. Photographs of the Beaumont Avenue area, Knoxville, Tenn 1910s.1920s. Additional material recd. 8-2013. Rule High School List of Deceased Alumni, 1940-1959.

Dates: 1910-1930

Mae Lynn Collection.

 Collection
Identifier: MSC 0583
Scope and Contents

Mae Lynn Collection: includes photographs, receipts, postcards, stampless entires/covers, stamps, and ephemera. Listing with collection. + scrapbook of Spanish-American War clippings. Photographs include: Mae Lynn; Smith School in Kodak, 1902; Cherokee Knitting Mills on Baxter Avenue, 1925; Beech Springs School, 1912-1915; Grey Eagle steamboat; Aluminum Company of America WWII snapshot.

Dates: 1912-1925

Margaret Tappan Thomas Collins Collection.

 Collection
Identifier: MSC 0516
Scope and Contents Letters, photographs, and documents of Margaret Tappan Thomas of Knoxville; letters to Elkmont and some photographs. Includes University of Tennessee commencement material, 1928; Delta Delta Delta Sorority material; color reproductions of postcards including Appalachian Club, Elkmont (Mr. and Mrs. E. L. Thomas), Unaka Springs, Glacier National Park, Yellowstone Park, etc.; correspondence; photographs of Mrs. E. L. Thomas (Margaret Lowther Tappan Thomas), Margaret Tappan Thomas (Branson...
Dates: 1920-1930

Smith Family Collection (Whitesburg, Tenn.).

 Collection
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...
Dates: 1794 - 1930

World’s Fair Souvenir postcards and snapshots

 Collection
Identifier: SPC 2019.040
Scope and Contents

World’s Fair Souvenir postcards and snapshots.

Dates: 1982