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Grand Army of the Republic (G. A. R.) charter for Maryville Post No. 28. Will A. McTeer et al. December 30, 1884.

Identifier: Ephemera 1884.001
Scope and Contents Grand Army of the Republic (G.A.R.) charter for Maryville Post No. 28. Will A. McTeer , William A. Teeguarden, William H. Kirk, Andrew M. Rule, George W. Huffsteter, John Eagleton, Andrew J. Neff, Francis M. Watkins, William A. Coker, Moses L. McConnell, William B. Seaton, James A. Ruble, Ben Cunningham. December 30, 1884. Signed by Edward S. Jones, Department Commander. DS with seal . 17 x 22 “ 1 pc. (some tears along edges)
Dates: 1884

Henry R. Duncan, Cades Cove Research.

Identifier: MSC 0058
Scope and Contents Research done by Henry R. Duncan, professor at the University of Tennessee College of Agriculture for many years. Collection includes his research on his records and correspondence re: Cades Cove and the people who lived there. Also includes correspondence, 1950s-1960s; material on the Smoky Mountains Hiking Club; clippings; printed material re: Great Smoky Mountains.
Dates: 1950-1970

“Historical Sketch of Union Presbyterial Society” by Jessie Heron, 1894.

Identifier: MM.1997.086
Scope and Contents “Historical Sketch of Union Presbyterial Society” by Jessie Heron (later Mrs. Howard Parker), 1894. Photocopy of original manuscript (in possession of author’s daughter Mrs. W. H. George (Annie Parker), of Maryville, Tenn.
Dates: 1894

Independent Order of Good Samaritans and Daughters of Samaria material. Gladys Stover, Bright Light Lodge #10, Elizabethton, Tenn.

Identifier: MM.2000.013
Scope and Contents Materials re: the Union Lodges of the Independent Order of Good Samaritans and Daughters of Samaria material. Includes: one page of a printed typed Christmas service program, no date. 1 pc. ; typed program, no date. 1 pc.; typed printed program, no date. 1 pc.; handwritten note re: dues of Sis. Emma Gorman and Sis. Bessie Taylor, AN fragment. 1 pc.; printed booklet (no title) re ‘opening’ and other ceremonies for [Independent Order of Good Samaritans]. Printed by Fitzsimmons Printing Co.,...
Dates: 1910-1957

James Shields Papers.

Identifier: MSC 0251
Scope and Contents James Shields (Grainger County, Tenn., 1827-1856). The Shields Papers contain correspondence to and from James Shields, Postmaster at Marshall's Ferry in Grainger County, Tennessee. The records represent primarily financial documents related to The Mineral Association from its establishment in 1845 and business documents related to its functioning for several years. The Mineral Association members were John Easterly, Solomon Cox, William R. Cox, John Walker, James Shields of Grainger County;...
Dates: 1827-1856

Jarnagin Account Books, ca. 1870s-1880s.

Identifier: MSC 0083
Scope and Contents Account books, ledgers, and day books from: H. T. Jarnagin (Jarnagin, Tenn., 1870s-1880s); Carmichael and Jarnagin (1890s); Harris and Jarnagin (Morristown, Tenn., 1880s); Carmichael and Craig (1890s); Harris and Jarnagin (Tampico, Tenn., 1871-1872). Collection also includes: Cash book of the Tennessee Division, United Daughters of the Confederacy, 1922-1927; letter from F. C. Jarnagin written from Carson and Newman College, 1894; canceled checks of T. R. James, Morristown, Tenn; certificates...
Dates: 1870-1890

Knights of Pythias

Identifier: MSC 0732
Scope and Contents Knights of Pythias, Knoxville, Tenn. Box 1 contains record book of minutes, list of members, loose papers, etc. for Orient Lodge No. 68. 1890-1895. Box 2 contains account book of Corona Lodge, No. 115, Knoxville, 1896-1900.
Dates: 1890-1900

Knox County Democratic Women’s Club minute book, 1930-1932. Given by Evelyn Jane Davis in memory of Stella Ball.

Identifier: MM.1999.053
Scope and Contents Minute book of the Knox County (Tenn.) Democratic Women’s Club, December 10, 1930-July 6, 1932, September 7 (no year). List inside volume names charter members, March 1928, with notes added later. Volume also includes newspaper clipping and programs from the Roosevelt Recovery Birthday Dinner, 1934, and Woodrow Wilson banquet ticket, 1933, and program, 1937. Loose papers include the constitution and by-laws, 1934, and an undated list of members.
Dates: 1930-1932

Knoxville Anti-Tobacco Society records, 1871-1874; temperance pledges, 1878 and 1889; John Boyington (Boynton), chief.

Identifier: MM.1997.060
Scope and Contents Volume containing handwritten minutes, rules, lists of members of the Knoxville Anti-Tobacco Society, John Boyington (Boynton), chief. 1871-1874. Page 47 contains a note about member Lloyd Branson and his painting. Also contains temperance pledges from Barnett’s Schoolhouse Volunteer Band of Hope, May 1878 (with list of names); and Heiskell’s Station Sunday School Temperance Band, August 1889 (lists names). Volume also includes handwritten comments (or essays) about the Presidents of the United...
Dates: 1871-1874; 1878; 1889

Knoxville Area Health Science Library Consortium (KAHSLC) minutes .

Identifier: MSC 0740
Scope and Contents Knoxville Area Health Science Library Consortium (KAHSLC) meeting minutes, 1970s-1990s. 10 notebooks.
Dates: 1970s-1990s

Knoxville Brass Band Minutes, 1847-1851. Gift of Mrs. L. W. McCown.

Identifier: MM.1998.002
Scope and Contents Minutes of the Knoxville Brass Band, 1847-1851. AD 32 pp. (no cover).
Dates: 1847-1851

Knoxville College Glee Club

Identifier: SPC 2019.087
Scope and Contents Black & white group portrait of Knoxville College Glee Club (4 men, 4 women). Back printed with names of members. Photographer’s mark on front, silver embossed, McCrary & Branson.
Dates: ca. 1893-1895

Knoxville Female Auxiliary Tract Society records, 1829-1833, and James Park’s Book ‘Justices Execution Docket,’ 1836-1841, 1842.

Identifier: MM.1997.117
Scope and Contents Knoxville Female Auxiliary Tract Society constitution and annual reports, 1829-1833. For the Knoxville Branch of the American Tract Society to ‘promote the interests in evangelical religion and sound morality.’ Volume also includes Justices Execution Docket (James Park Book), 1836-1841, 1842. 1 volume.
Dates: 1829-1842

Knoxville Film Council scrapbook. (scrapbooks)

Identifier: PAS 0175
Scope and Contents Newspaper clippings, letters, and ephemera about the organization and activities of the Knoxville Film Council. Some clippings dated and identified.

The Film Council was a subcommittee under the umbrella of the Committee for Public Understanding organized in the Spring of 1947. The Film Council first met October 20, 1947.
Dates: 1947 - 1948

Knoxville Garden Club Collection.

Identifier: MSC 0306
Scope and Contents Knoxville Garden Club Collection. Includes: papers, no date, 1930-1998 and as received (including copies of club newsletter “Seedlings”); member profiles, photographs & slides, no date, 1996-2001 & as recd.; yearbooks, 1930-2008 and as recd. (complete except for missing 1932 and 2003/04); Bulletins of the Garden Club of America, 1974-1981 and as recd.; scrapbooks, 1968 to 1992-98 and as recd.
Dates: 1930-2008

Knoxville Health and Welfare Association, 1920-1939.

Identifier: MM.1997.122
Scope and Contents Knoxville Health and Welfare Association, 1920-1939. Volume includes: charter of incorporation; history; first annual report, 1921; minutes, 1920-1930; correspondence. Bound into one volume.
Dates: 1920-1939

Knoxville Ministerial Association material, 1977. Gift of Lea Earl Acuff.

Identifier: MM.1977.005
Scope and Contents Knoxville Ministerial Association information: 1977 meeting minutes; brief descriptions of various ministries in Knoxville.
Dates: 1977

Knoxville Park Association secretary’s book, 1925-1928.

Identifier: MM.1997.124
Scope and Contents Secretary’s (note)book for the Knoxville Park Association, 1925-1928. Includes minutes and reports (some tipped in). 1 volume.
Dates: 1925-1928

Knoxville Shakespeare Club minute book, 1916-1918.

Identifier: MM.1998.034
Scope and Contents Minute book of the Knoxville Shakespeare Club, 1916-1918. Organized by the Board of Education of Knoxville, Tenn. 1 vol. (55 pp.).
Dates: 1916-1918

Ku Klux Klan knife and medal. (artifacts)

Identifier: Artifact 2019.012
Scope and Contents One brass pocket knife with the words “Ku Klux Klan” on one side, and the image of a hooded figure on the other side. 1 pc. + one brass medal with the letters “KKK” cut out and the words ‘Member in Good Standing’ on the front. 1 pc.
Dates: undated

Lake Forest Garden Club, Colonial Village, South Knoxville.

Identifier: MSC 0554
Scope and Contents Lake Forest Garden Club, Colonial Village, South Knoxville, 1950s records.
Dates: 1950s

Lebanon U. D. C. Chapter Minute Book. (Ira N. Chiles Collection).

Identifier: MSC 0719a
Scope and Contents Lebanon UDC (United Daughters of the Confederacy) Chapter minute book.
Dates: ca. 1900

Leonidan Secret Society volume, John R. Neal, 1855.

Identifier: MM.2015.003
Scope and Contents One volume containing the constitution and minutes of the Leonidan Secret Society. John R. Neal, Athens, Tennessee. Organized September 1, 1855, at Emory & Henry College. Minutes from October 1855 to October 1856. Essays and writings at back of volume, including The Birthday of Washington. John R. Neal was a member. Some pages torn or cut out.
Dates: 1855

Lizzie Crozier French Papers.

Identifier: MSC 0136
Scope and Contents Lizzie Crozier French papers and scrapbooks. Folder dated Nov. 20,1885-Aug. 1895 contains the original minutes of the first Ossoli Circle club meeting. The McClung Historical Collection owns a small collection of Lizzie Crozier French material, which includes her involvement with the women's suffrage movement. The collection includes a scrapbook related to suffrage activities, primarily made up of newspaper clippings with some ephemeral items. Many of the clippings are undated and most do not...
Dates: 1885-1925

Margaret Perkins Duggan, Tennessee Federation of Women’s Clubs. (scrapbooks)

Identifier: PAS 0146
Scope and Contents Four volumes of scrapbooks kept by Margaret Perkins Duggan: 1910-1915, 1915-1921, 1941-1943, 1944-1953
Dates: 1910-1921, 1941-1953

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

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)

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

Mrs. G.K. Walters Scrapbook.

Identifier: PAS 0034
Scope and Contents Scrapbook of Mrs. G.K. Walters (Anne Stafford) of Knoxville. Contains: photographs of Mr. and Mrs. G. K. Walters, friends, World War I pictures, airplane snapshots; calling cards; clippings; Girl Scout material; postcards (Detroit; Chicago Worlds Fair); Opti-Mrs. yearbook (Knoxville), 1947-1948; Murphy College (Sevierville) grade report for Anne Stafford, 1912; Central High School (Knoxville) graduation invitation and program, 1916; Kiwanis and Knoxville Business Men’s Club photographic...
Dates: 1912-1985

Mrs. Leon Adler scrapbook of newspaper clippings (scrapbooks)

Identifier: PAS 0176
Scope and Contents Newspaper clippings, ephemera, correspondence. Newspapers clippings mainly undated. Focus mainly on Red Cross and Knoxville Women’s Club.
Dates: 1934 - 1942

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

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