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Identifier: PAS 0012
Scope and Contents Scrapbooks1940s-1954 (some gaps), mostly newspaper clippings.
Identifier: MSC 0588
Scope and Contents Gilbert Brown (1907-1975) native of Knox County, Tenn., was married twice. There are World War II letters from Brown to second wife Sula Mae Brown and his family during military service during the war. There are also wartime letters from other members of his extended family
Identifier: SPC 2014.016
Scope and Contents Gleaner Printing Co., Vine Avenue, Knoxville, Tenn. Operated by Noah W. Smiley. Interior view with four people. 8x10” Sepia. 1 pc.
Dates: ca. 1900s
Identifier: MSC 0374
Scope and Contents Gold Sun Café materials. Gift of Bradley Reeves. Materials from the Gold Sun Café, owned by the Peroulas family, gift of Bradley Reeves, includes: 1 untitled painting, probably of a Greek fishing village, by /of Macripis (listed on the Paintings and Artwork database); 4 flat storage folders containing plans for the Gold Sun Café and a poster of downtown Knoxville in 1921; + 1 walking stick with an inlaid Greek coin (housed in Museum Box 5). Box 1 contains ledgers, menus, and papers for the Gold...
Identifier: SPC 2013.003
Scope and Contents SPC 2013.004 Group standing in front of W.W. Woodruff & Co. Hardware, Cutlery. No date. Image 8.25 x 5.5” Sepia. Almost torn in half lengthwise. 1 photograph.
Identifier: Ephemera 2007.002
Scope and Contents Gus’s Restaurant menu (Knoxville, Tenn.., Printed menu inserted into outer cover, with breakfast menu insert. Probably from Gus’s Restaurant on Gay Street, ca. 1990s. (Gift of Howard Bender)
Identifier: MSC 0113
Scope and Contents H. B. Carhart shipping book, East Tennessee & Virginia Railroad, 1885.
Identifier: NWP 0040
Scope and Contents Halls and Fountain City Shopper (newspapers)
Dates: 1977, 1978
Identifier: NWP 0085
Scope and Contents Halls Weekly / Neighborhood News
Identifier: Ephemera 2010.005
Scope and Contents Hamilton National Bank. Letter announcing opening April 27, 1931. Depositors of the Holston National Bank could reclaim 40% or deposits from the newly established bank after the failure of the Holston Bank
Identifier: MSC 0265
Scope and Contents Minute book of the Board of Trustees of Hampden Sidney Academy, 1811-1849. Includes minutes, lists of trustees from 1806, amendment to an act re: academies. 1 volume + typed transcription of the volume.
Identifier: MSC 0381
Scope and Contents Happy Home Church of God material is from the African American Church, which was located on Henson Road, off Middlebrook Pike near Tennessee Avenue and the L & N Railroad (the church as a group is no longer in existence). Material is housed in 1 box that contains 2 books of financial records + legal papers (including court exhibits) concerning the chancery court case filed by the Trustees of the church against the former pastor, John Bair, ca. 1948. Books and papers were sent to the McClung...
Identifier: Artifact 2019.008
Scope and Contents Three framed Harper's Weekly art prints, Gift of Mary Gentry. Via ETHS. Knoxville, Tennessee and its Surroundings," Harper's Weekly, 1887; "The War in Tennessee- Views at Knoxville & Vicinity, Harper's Weekly, 1864; Bridge Across the Holston at Knoxville, Tennessee," Harper's Weekly, 1864. All prints are color.
Dates: 1864, 1887
Identifier: Ephemera 2018.025
Scope and Contents “Haynes House, Prince Street, Bet. Custom Houses and Market Square” Knoxville, Tenn.
Identifier: PAS 0135
Scope and Contents Helen Carson Collection, 3 scrapbooks of Rockwood, Tenn. history; 1 World’s Fair scrapbook; 1 UT scrapbook; photographs.
Identifier: SPC 1928.001
Scope and Contents Proposed Henley Street Bridge Renderings. West Elevation and detail of one pier. Photostats with photocopies. J. E. Greiner Co., Baltimore, MD 1928
Identifier: MSC 0057
Scope and Contents 4 boxes: Mary Deaderick Duncan’s personal memoirs; family clippings, programs, invitations, etc.; Civil War year memoirs of Adeline McDowell Deaderick (typescript); Henry R. Duncan’s 1911 diploma from Maryville College; Mary Deaderick Duncan’s Home Demonstration Agent material, 1917-1921; University of Tennessee Extension work; Middle Tennessee State Normal School catalog, 1917-1918; Thunderbolt newspapers, 1965-1971 (scattered issues); Henry R. Duncan’s research on Cades Cove, Greenbrier, the...
“Herbert Acuff Memorial Meetings, Southeastern Section International College of Surgeons, Andrew Johnson Hotel, Knoxville, Tennessee April 24 and 25, 1953.”
Identifier: Ephemera 2013.030
Scope and Contents “Herbert Acuff Memorial Meetings, Southeastern Section International College of Surgeons, Andrew Johnson Hotel, Knoxville, Tennessee April 24 and 25, 1953”
Identifier: SPC 2008.001
Scope and Contents Photograph of Herbert Weaver’s Cafe and Union Milk and Grocery. Union Avenue, Knoxville, Tenn. . About 6.5 x 10.5”, sepia. Damage in upper left corner. Glued to carboard backing. 1 pc.
Dates: ca. 1931
Identifier: SPC 2007.006
Scope and Contents Highland Avenue School (later named Van Gilder School), 6th grade class, taken at the back door of the school, ca. 1912. Front row, 4th from left (in white shirt)--Russell Briscoe. Names of students written in pencil on the back of the photograph. 5x7” sepia print glued to 8x10” black backing.
Dates: ca. 1912
Historic Photographic Survey of the Justice Center Site. Knoxville, Tenn. 1999. Prepared by Neil Studios. (photographs)
Identifier: SPC 2019.015
Scope and Contents Historic Photographic Survey of the Justice Center Site (downtown Knoxville, Tenn.). 1999. Prepared by Neil Studios, Knoxville, Tenn. Ordered by the Public Building Authority. Black & white and color photographs of the buildings scheduled to be demolished for the construction of the Justice Center. Includes buildings on Gay Street and State Street. Folder 1: Proposal, map of site, invoice, title sheet. 4 pcs. Folder 2: Black & white photographs. 15 sheets; 29 photographs. Folder 3:...
Identifier: MSC 0707
Scope and Contents Material from the Historic Site Survey of Knoxville and Knox County, Tenn., conducted by the Metropolitan Planing Commission and funded by the Tennessee Historical Commission and federal funding, 1982-1986. Collection includes 29 boxes of survey sheets, 2 boxes of black and white 35 mm negatives, and three folders of maps used in the project. The master set of this material (including color slides which were not received by the McClung Collection) was sent to the Tennessee Historical Commission...
Identifier: Ephemera 2017.012
Scope and Contents Historical Exhibit: L & N Depot, Stem Academy. Exhibit layout and design.
Identifier: MSC 0100
Scope and Contents Hodges Briscoe (1906-1991). Hodges Briscoe was the first manager of McGhee Tyson Airport when it was located on Sutherland Avenue in Knoxville. He was also charged with selecting the site for the new airport and oversaw construction of the new airport in Blount County. He was also the first manager of the new airport until he was called back into active duty with the with the Army Air Corps at the beginning of World War II. He had been trained as a pilot during World War I. He reentered the...
Identifier: Ephemera 2017.008
Scope and Contents Holston National Bank (1914) blotter.
Identifier: SPC 2015.001
Scope and Contents Home of Annie and Mae Dunlap, Woodlawn Pike, Knoxville 1930s. SPC 2015.001.001 Dunlap home built of square logs taken from James White home/ Fort (logs later restored into the rebuilding of the Fort). Owner’s mother (Laura Smelser Wuesthoff) and her brother Bud (Francis E. Smelser) lived with their aunts in the 1930s. SPC 2015.001.002 hand-planed door of the butler’s pantry SPC 2015.001.003 door from dining room to living room SPC 2015.001.004 close up of doorknob and doorplate with embedded...
Identifier: Ephemera 2017.001
Scope and Contents “Our New Home” Hope Brothers, 428 Gay Street, Knoxville, Tenn. Open house “May 31st” 1930. 1 brochure (4 x 5.25 inches).
Identifier: Ephemera 2000.009
Scope and Contents Menu from the Coffee Shoppe at the Hotel Farragut, Knoxville, Tenn. 1 pc. no date. + Baseball Special menu, Hotel Farragut, April 29, 1934. 1 pc.
Identifier: Ephemera 2015.009
Scope and Contents Hotel Farragut, Knoxville (Tenn.) Stationery
Identifier: SPC 1995.019
Scope and Contents [Hugh A.M.] White home, West Cumberland Avenue, Knoxville, Tenn (later the site of UT Domestic Science Building). Exterior, side view. 4 x 7 3/4” faded sepia, mounted.
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