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6th Ohio U. S. Volunteers Camp Site

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Identifier: SPC 2019.083
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Photograph of Camp Poland. E. E. Swineford, Cincinnati, Ohio - photographer (photographer’s stamp in green on back) photo numbered 188 written on back in ink “Camp of the 6th Ohio U.S.N. -- Camp Poland, Knoxville Tenn.” written on back in pencil “The Dummy track runs just to the left of the picture”

Dates: 1898-1899

1909 American Automatic Serial #1 (photograph)

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Identifier: SPC 1995.004
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Knoxville Fire Department equipment (1909 American Automatic Serial #1 with American LaFrance type 31 6 cyl. tractor). Retired in 1950s to Chilhowee Park, Knoxville, Tenn., and later cut up for scrap. 8 x 12” color.

Dates: undated

1982 World’s Fair. Color slides and color negatives.

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Identifier: PC 0092
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1982 World’s Fair. Color slides and negatives.

Dates: 1982

1982 World’s Fair site

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Identifier: QSPC 2018.005
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Four 16 x 20” color photographs of the 1982 World’s Fair site. Taken by Marvin Dockery. Signed and numbered 20/100.

Dates: 1982

“ABC Bible Class, Knoxville, Tenn, 10th Anniversary. Meets at Strand Theatre” Thompson Brothers, Photographer

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Identifier: QSPC 2012.002a
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“ABC Bible Class, Knoxville, Tenn, 10th Anniversary. Meets at Strand Theatre” Thompson Brothers, Photographer

Dates: 1930s

Aerial photograph of the University of Tennessee campus

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Identifier: QSPC 2012.003
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Oversize aerial photograph of the University of Tennessee campus, Knoxville, Tenn. Ca. 1950 (16 x 20”, B&W. 1 pc.)

Dates: circa 1950

Aerial photographs of 1982 World’s Fair site, downtown Knoxville, University of Tennessee, and Knoxville’s riverfront. Taken by John W. Proffitt. (color photographs)

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Identifier: PC 0027
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Aerial photographs of 1982 World’s Fair site, downtown Knoxville, University of Tennessee, and Knoxville’s riverfront. Taken by John W. Proffitt in 1982. 27 color photographs, all mounted on heavy paper. Photographs are 11"x16” and 11"x14.”

Dates: 1982

African-American family photographs, albums, ephemera. Knoxville family, the chief identified person is Knoxville Police Dept. officer Lloyd W. Bruce.

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Identifier: MSC 0477
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African-American family photographs, albums, ephemera. Knoxville family. Chief identified person is Knoxville Police Dept. officer Lloyd W. Bruce.

Dates: 1950s-1960s

Albert Milani (portrait photograph)

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Identifier: SPC 2016.028
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Albert Milani (1891-1977) was born in Carrara, Italy. He was hired by Candoro Marble as their chief carver in 1927 and worked on many of their most prominent projects over the next three decades. An iconic photograph from his work shows him carving the eagles for the new Knoxville courthouse and post office. in 1932. (portrait photograph)

Dates: ca. 1950

Alberta Ahler Photographs

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Identifier: SPC 1995.007 a&b
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SPC 1995.007a: W.T. Webb Grocery Store, 946 South Seventh Street (later Fifteenth Street), Knoxville, Tenn. L-r: Harley Webb or Melvin Webb, W.T. Webb, ?, Lafayette (‘Fate’) Webb.5x7” sepia, mounted.; SPC 1995.007b: Home Guard (men in military uniform with rifles, drums). Front row, 5th man kneeling from left is Joseph Albert Ahler. 7x 9 1/4”. sepia, mounted.

Dates: undated

Alhambra Court and Home

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Identifier: SPC 2022.005
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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

Allen R. Coggins North Knoxville Family Photos

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Identifier: SPC 2019.111
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-8 black & white photos of family members with identifications, mostly taken on Oklahoma Avenue. 1920s-1940s

-Group black & white photo of Local 457 International Woodworkers of America, Knoxville Tennessee November 15, 1946.

Dates: 1920s-1940s

Alma Bolton White Mayfield Photograph Albums.

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Identifier: PAS 0094
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Photographs of Alma Bolton, many taken by her first husband Harold H. White, First Lt. U. S. Air Force, 323rd Bomber Squadron, 91st Bomber Group Heavy, died 2-22-1944 in Margraten, Netherlands. Alma Bolton White married Thomas B. Mayfield, III of Athens. She died in 1969 aged 50.

Dates: 1938-1952

Anacin Manufacturing Co. “The Employees of Anacin Manufacturing Company, Knoxville, Tennessee, March 24, 1943”

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Identifier: SPC 2009.009
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“The Employees of Anacin Manufacturing Company, Knoxville, Tennessee, March 24, 1943” (Army Navy E Flag on wall in photograph)

Dates: 1943

Anne Wetzell Armstrong Papers

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Identifier: MSC 0930
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This collection includes copies of many of her articles, typescripts of her plays, and a handwritten copy of her (as of 06/2019) unpublished autobiography. In addition, many family photos and other family ephemera, as well as correspondence (her father’s Civil War letters and other personal correspondence of AWA). There are a number of books (primarily novels) included with the collection -- including first editions of both of her novels.

Dates: 1860 - 1940

At Queen Theatre

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Identifier: SPC 2018.009
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8 X 10” B&W photograph adhered to piece of glass. At Queen Theatre, Knoxville, Tenn. Six men in military uniforms with framed military portraits and large painting, Uncle Sam on poster. “Fighting In France” on posters and the marquee. 1918. .

Dates: 1918

Automobile garage interior

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Identifier: SPC 2011.004
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SPC 2011.004.001 Automobile garage interior with four men in center, cars at sides. Tentatively identified by seller as Cadillac-Dodge dealership on Gay & Main, Knoxville, Tenn. 1920s. Sepia. 5 x 7” mounted photograph. 1 pc.

Dates: 1920s

Baker-Himel School Baseball Team, Knoxville, Tenn. 1905

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Identifier: QSPC 2013.001
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Baker-Himel Baseball Team, Knoxville, Tenn ca. 1905 1 8x10 black-and-white (sepia) photograph (7.25 x 9.25) mounted on board Knaffl & Bro., Knoxville, Tenn. Knoxville Engraving Co. copy ticket on back, order no. 16235.

Dates: ca. 1905

Barry Spann artwork presentation

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Identifier: Ephemera 2020.103
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Ephemera of the September 6, 2012 presentation of two paintings by Barry Spann to the Howard H. Baker Jr. United States Courthouse. Includes invitation to the event, information sheet on the paintings, nomination for East Tennessee Historical Society 2011 Award of Excellence (for the research of the background of the artwork in the Courthouse), and photos of the Barry Spann artwork in the Courthouse.

Dates: 2012

Bean family children

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Identifier: SPC 2009.001
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Five photographs of Bean family children (Ira, Lelia, Howard & Sabra). All taken by Weiser , Knoxville, Tenn. (‘opposite Post Office’). No date, 5 pcs. Believed to be the children of Tom (Thomas Jefferson) and Mollie (Mary Ann) Bean of Knoxville Tenn. (source of information: Michael Bean).

Dates: ca. 1880

Bell House School

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Identifier: SPC 1997.028
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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

Blue Circle #8

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Identifier: SPC 1997.008
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Blue Circle #8 (restaurant), 5003 N. Broadway, Knoxville, Tenn. 8 x10 “ color. Copied from advertisement, enlarged and color enhanced.

Dates: undated

Brookside Mills Collection.

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Identifier: MSC 0039
Scope and Contents Records of Brookside Mills, Knoxville, Tenn. Includes 8 boxes of records manuscripts, union contracts (1941-1948), labor schedules, payroll records (1887-1896, 1924-1945), fabric and dye samples, financial statements (1941-1945), machinery and equipment, jobs in progress, working papers. + 14 boxes of employee files + 14 boxes of employee records (1895-1920) + oversize photograph of Brookside Mills officers + architectural drawings and plans (1898-1920) + microfilm of payroll records...
Dates: 1895-1954

Busch family photos.

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Identifier: SPC 2019.095
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Nine photographs plus printouts of news articles about Busch family. Identified photos include: --two photos of Busch family inside jewelry store, --two portraits of S. Harry Busch, --exterior of Royal Jewelers (504 S Gay Street), --A. K. Club Third Annual Ball (04/05/1937)

Dates: 1930 - 1939

C. M. McClung & Company employees

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Identifier: SPC 2019.088
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Six B&W photos (8” x 10”) of C. M. McClung & Company employees from the 1950s + one typewritten page of IDs for one of the photos. Many of the photos have identifications written across the bottom in pen.

Dates: 1950s

Capt. Oliver P. McCammon Collection.

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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

Chapman Drug Company Scrapbook, 1880-1985 (Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Dwight Kessel). (scrapbooks)

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Identifier: PAS 0088
Scope and Contents Scrapbook of photographs and printed material on the Chapman Drug Company, 1880-1985. Includes information on Pleasant Ridge, Tenn.; Kingsport, Tenn.; Ironton, Ohio; Chattanooga, Tenn.; Charleston, WV; Knoxville, Tenn. Includes photographs of buildings; photograph of Congressman John Duncan, 9-22-1958; telegram from U. S. Senator Howard Baker, 7-14-1980; letter from Governor Lamar Alexander, 7-22-1980. (in album with ‘magnetic’ pages). Also: A Century of Service, 1880-1980. Booklet on...
Dates: 1880-1985

Charles M. Hall residence, 708 N. Broadway, Knoxville, Tenn.

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Identifier: SPC 2012.011
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SPC 2012.011.001 Charles M. Hall residence, 708 N. Broadway, Knoxville, Tenn.. 6x8” sepia print mounted on mat. Crack across top front. 1 pc. Charles M. Hall, solicitor, Knoxville Printing and Box Co., res 708 N. Broadway, 1910 Knoxville City Directory

Dates: 1910

City Salesmans Club

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Identifier: SPC 2018.007
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13 Stereo color transparency mounted Kodaslides. City Salesmans Club. Includes Christmas Party, December 1953; City Salesmans Club at S&W Cafeteria, October 1953; and Whittle Springs, October 1953. Also included is the cover of the Kodaslides box and the paper enclosures.

Dates: 1953

Clark Music Store

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Identifier: SPC 2014.015
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Clark Music Store [Clark & Jones Music Store], Bearden Shopping Center. February 1964, Taken by Bruce G. Leslie Studio. Two men in room with pianos. 8x10” B&W. 1 pc.

Dates: 1964