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Albion (New York), Virginia Plough-Boy and Williamsburg Weekly Advocate, Mirror(newspapers)

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Identifier: NWP 0090
Scope and Contents

Albion (New York), Virginia Plough-Boy and Williamsburg Weekly Advocate.(only one issue 12-3-1827)

Dates: 1826-1829, 1839-1842

Alex Haley letter to Patti Lindsay

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Identifier: MM.2020.008
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1) Letter from Alex Haley to Patti Lindsay (Arts and Crafts Instructor of the Girls Club of Knoxville) re: his payment of $125 plus additional $25 for a carton of 50 cornshuck dolls sent to him previously. ALS. January 27, 1986. + envelope

2) copy of article on Alex Haley from December 19, 1985 Savannah (Ga.) Morning News

Dates: 1986

American Association of University Women (AAUW) Collection, Knoxville Branch

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Identifier: MSC 0310
Scope and Contents The first meeting of the Southern Association of College Women in Knoxville was held in the summer of 1903. In the spring of 1921 the organization affiliated with the American Association of College Women (AAUW) and the first meeting held as the Knoxville Branch of the American Association of College Women was held on May 3, 1921. Records of the organization include folders on the chapter's history and its centennial celebration in 2003; minutes, 1903-1982; membership/dues cards; Study Group...
Dates: 1903 - 2008

American Legion scrapbook, 1920s (scrapbooks)

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Identifier: PAS 0172
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Newspaper clippings about American Legion, many dated and identified.

Dates: 1925

Anna Gay McClung Collection.

 Collection
Identifier: MSC 0182
Scope and Contents Collection includes: transcription of a diary of Mary A. Dickinson, kept during a summer trip from Louisiana to Canada, 1859. TS 49 pp.; [Anna Gay McClung] diary. Dec. 10, 1884-June 30, 1886. TS 61 pp.; Anna Gay McClung reminiscences, ca. 1950s. Topics include Ridgefield Plantation, Belair, Live Oaks, Two Old Wedding Dresses, and St. Louis Plantation. Carbon TS + St. Louis Plantation (TS blue copy 5 pp.) + photocopied family chart. Four papers: “Notes on the Desobry Family dictated to Anna...
Dates: 1859-1950

Appalachian Exposition article, [Charleston] News and Courier. Sept. 14, 1910.

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Identifier: Ephemera 2018.001
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Appalachian Exposition article, [Charleston] News and Courier. Sept. 14, 1910. “The Appalachian Exposition a Blaze of Glory; South’s Big Show Event of the Year Now Open.” 1 clipping.

Dates: 1910

Ball Camp News (newspapers)

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Identifier: NWP 0010
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Ball Camp News (newspapers) Published by the Ball Camp Community Club

Dates: 1965-1973

Bearden Press Enterprise. (Formerly West Side Story), 1991-1992 (Newspapers)

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Identifier: NWP 0057
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Bearden Press Enterprise. (Formerly West Side Story), 1991-1992

Dates: 1991-1992

Bert Vincent “Strolling” Scrapbook.

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Identifier: PAS 0032
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Scrapbooks of Bert Vincent’s newspaper column “Strolling,” clipped without dates. Bert Vincent (1896-1974) was a regular newspaper columnist with the Knoxville News Sentinel from 1929 until his death.

Dates: undated

Blue & Gray (East High School), v. 1 (1961-62), v. 15 (1965-66); Blue & White (Knoxville High School) v. 4-5 (1925-27), v. 29 (1950-51). (newspapers)

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Identifier: NWP 0024
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Blue & Gray (East High School), v. 1 (1961-62), v. 15 (1965-66); Blue & White (Knoxville High School) v. 4-5 (1925-27), v. 29 (1950-51).

Dates: 1961-1962, 1965-1966, 1925-1927, 1950-1951

Blue and White, Knoxville High School. (1923-1951)

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Identifier: NWP 0005
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Knoxville High School, Blue and White. 1927-1951. Boxes 1-5, bound Blue and White in chronological order. Boxes 6-8 duplicate volumes and loose issues.

Dates: 1923-1951

Boston Recorder, National Journal (Washington, DC), Western Carolinian. (newspapers)

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Identifier: NWP 0043
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Boston Recorder, National Journal (Washington, DC), Western Carolinian. (newspapers)

Dates: 1818-1824

Brown and Wheeler Bible. Gift of Mrs. Jo Jones.

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Identifier: FB 0062
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Family Bible of the Brown-Wheeler-Lahn families, 1818. + loose papers from Bible and newspaper (The Rockingham Messenger, Portsmouth, N.H., Jan. 7, 1851).

Dates: Publication: 1818

Brownlow’s Knoxville Whig and Rebel Ventilator (1864-1865) and Knoxville Whig and Chronicle (1875-1876).

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Identifier: NWP 0049
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Brownlow’s Knoxville Whig and Rebel Ventilator (1864-1865) and Knoxville Whig and Chronicle (1875-1876).

Dates: 1864-65; 1875-1876

Carl Knoedler Scrapbooks, ca. 1925-1928.

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Identifier: MSC 0088
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Scrapbooks of mostly newspaper clippings of articles written by Carl Knoedler, who was a reporter for a Chattanooga newspaper and later drama critic for the Knoxville Journal. One scrapbook covers ca. 1925-1926, the second scrapbook covers ca, 1927-1928.

Dates: 1925-1928

Chattanooga, Tenn. The Daily American Union, 1867-1868 [bound newspaper]

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Identifier: NWP 0079
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Chattanooga, Tenn. The Daily American Union, 1867-1868 [bound newspaper]

Dates: 1867-1868

Cherokee Phoenix, August 31, 1833 (Cherokee newspaper, ephemera).

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Identifier: Ephemera 1987.020
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Cherokee Phoenix, August 31, 1833. Vol. V, No 29. (newspaper)

Dates: 1833

Church of the Brethren

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Identifier: Ephemera 2020.060
Scope and Contents 1) Church of the Brethren, 1890, "Minutes, The Brethren’s Annual District Meeting, held at Pleasant View Church, Washington County, Tenn. Oct 31 & Nov. 1, 1890. Lists all delegates and their homes. Queries include, no candy wagons to solicit outside their meeting, foot washing self-government, wearing of gold and other dress code issues, codes for women of the church, regular business. Mentions Rev. Henry Sheets from Flat Rock, names churches and their contributions to debt of Choto...
Dates: 1890; 1972

City Association of Women’s Clubs scrapbook (scrapbooks)

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Identifier: PAS 0171
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Clippings of news articles about the Knoxville City Association of Women’s Clubs pasted into a scrapbook. Most articles have dates and newspaper identification. Some other pamphlets pasted in the book as well.

Dates: 1940 - 1950

Columbian Observer, Nashville Gazette, Nashville Whig, Nashville Republican, Jackson Democrat, Constitutional Advocate, New York Observer. (Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Tom Rogan) (Newspapers)

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Identifier: NWP 0064
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Columbian Observer (1823-1825), Nashville Gazette (1822-1826), Nashville Whig(1822-1825), Nashville Republican (1825-1826), Jackson Democrat (1826), Constitutional Advocate (1822-1825), New York Observer (1826). Newspapers

Dates: 1822-1826

Community News (Powell), Country Register, Mundo Hispano, Ulster-Scot (Newspapers)

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Identifier: NWP 0072
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Community News (Powell), Country Register, Mundo Hispano, Ulster-Scot (newspapers)

Dates: 2000-2004

Daily Chronicle (Nov. 8, 1872-May 8, 1873), Daily Press & Herald (Jan. 4-June 8, 1871; July-Dec. 1871; July-Dec. 1874). Bound volumes.

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Identifier: NWP 0044
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Daily Chronicle (Nov. 8, 1872-May 8, 1873), Daily Press & Herald (Jan. 4-June 8, 1871; July-Dec. 1871; July-Dec. 1874). Bound volumes.

Dates: 1871-1874

Declaration of Independence-large format facsimile of the rough draft of the Declaration of Independence, printed by a 1848 newspaper. Gift of John Armistead.

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Identifier: Ephemera 1848.001
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Large format facsimile of the rough draft of the Declaration of Independence, printed by a 1848 newspaper.

Dates: 1848

Deeds and legal papers, Cocke and nearby counties, Tennessee Mining and Mfg. Co., General Oil Gas Corp.

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Identifier: MM.2013.013
Scope and Contents Materials include: Map – Showing the Property of Tennessee Mining & Mfg. Co. – Knox, Anderson, Morgan, Scott, Campbell Counties. Deeds – for properties in Cocke, Washington, Blount Counties, Town of Newport. Legal papers – for businesses, property, etc. in : North Carolina, Virginia, Tennessee (General Oil Gas Corporation) – interests held in businesses by the family. News clippings – Old Blount Buildings”, “1921 Construction Crew” –Maryville, Tenn., 1965. Photograph: Pigeon River, taken...
Dates: 20th century

Democratic politics scrapbook, 1940. (scrapbooks)

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Identifier: PAS 0177
Scope and Contents

Newspaper clippings glued into scrapbook (some loose); include dates and source information for the majority of the clippings.

Dates: 1940

Dickson-Wright Mansion 200th Anniversary

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Identifier: Ephemera 2021.012
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Invitation and program - Dickson-Wright Mansion 200th Anniversary, 08/29/2021, Greeneville Tenn. "Putting the icing on the cake" A Re-inactment Wedding Ceremony of Miss Catharine Dickson to Dr. Alexander Williams. The event was a fund raiser to put shutters on the mansion. Includes newspaper article recapping event.

Dates: 2021

Discovery: Knoxville’s Christian Voice (newspapers)

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Identifier: NWP 0021
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Discovery: Knoxville’s Christian Voice (newspapers)

Dates: 1995-1996

“Do You Remember The Knoxville Reds” newspaper article

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Identifier: Ephemera 2021.007
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Clipping from Knoxville Sentinel titled “Do You Remember The Knoxville Reds, This City’s Crack Baseball Team of the Eighties?” Thompson photograph of 1883/1884 team with players identified below. The article appeared in the 30 April 1922 edition of the Knoxville Sentinel.

Dates: 1922

East Knox News. East Knox Area News (newspapers)

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Identifier: NWP 0007
Scope and Contents

East Knox News. East Knox Area News (newspapers) Published in Mascot, Tenn.

Dates: 1983-1992

East Tennessee Business Journal (newspapers)

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Identifier: NWP 0017
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Newspapers. East Tennessee Business Journal. 1986-2006 (incomplete).

Dates: 1986-2006