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Abby Crawford Milton Papers.

 Collection
Identifier: MSC 0598
Scope and Contents Abby Crawford Milton Papers--include family material, some suffrage and temperance material. Originally recd. in 13 boxes (now in 11 boxes): 1. Abby Milton--her books, scrapbooks, clippings, certificates, 100th birthday. Boxes 2&3 contained oversize ca. WWII scrapbook and flat package of Q photographs were removed from their boxes. 4. Frances Milton Walker watercolor sketchbooks. 5. Milton Papers, 1880s-1940s. Scrapbooks-Mss. vols. VII. 6. Milton Family correspondence, 1890s-1940s. 7....
Dates: 1880-1990

African American photograph album

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Identifier: PC 0102
Scope and Contents Small photograph album with the name W.G. McNeil (April 11, 1928) on the inside cover. Includes b&w (sepia) snapshots of unidentified African-Americans, ca. 1918-1928. Lake Michigan is noted on one photograph. Candid and posed snapshots , some with first names (Marie, Willie, etc.). Loose pictures from inside the album are housed in two envelopes, one with 11 small photographs, the other with 6 larger snapshots. Two handwritten notes mention the Grahl and Wilcox surnames with family...
Dates: 1918 - 1928

African American Woman and Shannondale School Group

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Identifier: SPC 1995.025
Scope and Contents

Full length portrait of (African-American ?) woman, with sticker at bottom: “A Merry Xmas To The Family From Sue.” Found in old gift book in 1991, no additional ID.; Shannondale School group, grade 2, 1967-1968. 5x7” color in holder. Belonged to Linda, age 7.

Dates: 1960s

Aileen Seilaz Collection.

 Collection
Identifier: MSC 0163
Scope and Contents Aileen Seilaz (1901-1983) worked in Hollywood, California as a story analyst for Universal International Studios in the 1920s. The collection includes some material from motion picture industry of that time. There are also some examples of illustrations from Aileen’s sister Louise Seilaz (1903-1983). Victor Seilaz was a Knoxville businessman who was associated with the Seilaz Cafe, the Colonial Hotel, and the Star Laundry Company. Genealogical material on the Seilaz family; Gourley family;...
Dates: 1808-1928

CDV portraits of Mrs. O. P. Temple and Miss Mary Boyce Temple

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Identifier: SPC 1999.002
Scope and Contents

CDV portraits of Mrs. O.P. Temple and Miss Mary Boyce Temple, both 1870.

Dates: 1870

Copy photographs from Knaffl glass plate negatives

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Identifier: SPC 1996.017 a & b
Scope and Contents

SPC 1996.017a - Copy photographs from Knaffl glass plate negatives. 3 pcs. in 2 envelopes. B&W 8 x 10”. One sheet contains 4 circular photographic images (no ID); SPC 1996.017b - two portraits of unidentified women

Dates: undated

County Home Demonstration Agents of Tennessee. 6th annual meeting. Knoxville, Tenn. 1919. (photographs)

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Identifier: SPC 2019.071
Scope and Contents

County Home Demonstration Agents of Tennessee. 6th annual meeting. Knoxville, Tenn. 1919. Oversize framed photograph.

Dates: 1919

East Tennessee Female Institute

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Identifier: SPC 1997.037
Scope and Contents

East Tennessee Female Institute. Erected 1829, demolished June 1891. AKA Knoxville Female Academy. Located on Henley Street between Hill and Main. Photograph taken May 1891. Ext. bldg. with students. approx. 7 1/5 x 5” sepia, mounted + one 8 x 10” B&W copy photograph + one 8 x 10” B&W detail.

Dates: 1891

French’s School

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Identifier: SPC 1997.039
Scope and Contents

French’s School, ca. 1884 to 1886. Exterior with students. Appears to be same photograph as East Tennessee Female Institute, May 1891. approx. 7 1/5 x 5” sepia, mounted.

Dates: ca. 1884-1886

Girls High School graduating class

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Identifier: SPC 1997.041
Scope and Contents

Girls High School graduating class, 1895. Sepia 7 x 4 1/2”. mounted.

Dates: 1895

Harry T. Burn Papers

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Identifier: MSC 0255
Scope and Contents Includes legal records; material about women’s suffrage, 1920. + One folder of 6 photographs (5 pcs.--one 8x10 has 2 images on it) of Harry T. Burn and a set of files on the CBS television story (The American Parade) featuring Mr. Burn in 1974. 26 photographs of Rockwood, taken by Steinwehr. One box of Harry T. Burn suffrage material, including letter from Mama, telegrams, and related material. Removed from that box and placed in a separate box (Nov....
Dates: 1919 - 1974

Helen Turner at Rugby, Tenn.

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Identifier: SPC 1995.010
Scope and Contents

Helen Turner at Rugby, Tenn. Ca. late 1940s-1950s. B&W snapshot

Dates: ca. 1940s-1950s

Kentucky portraits

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Identifier: SPC 1995.014
Scope and Contents Jena Glenn Waller, Hopkinsville, Ky.; Ed Pearce (in uniform), Indianapolis, IN; R. deMoody (?). Lexington, Ky., October 1890; 3 young men “Three of a Kind” Alling (?), Milray, Graham. June 13, 1894; young woman, ? Copeland, Louisville, Ky.; Lizzie Williamson and Dudley (woman and child), Lexington, Ky.; Morris Willis and Elizabeth Willis (children), Lexington, Ky.; Libbie Wilson (young woman in hood and cape with cross), Lexington, Ky.; Ben LaBree, Louisville, Ky., October 12, 1896; young...
Dates: 1890-1904

Knoxville Female Academy

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Identifier: SPC 1997.044
Scope and Contents

Knoxville Female Academy Class of [18]85 & 86. Ink numbers added to photograph and ID chart at bottom of mounting. sepia 6 /15 x 4”.

Dates: 1885-1886

Knoxville Female Institute

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Identifier: SPC 1997.045
Scope and Contents

Knoxville Female Institute. May 1889. One close-up group of 8 young women (with ID sheet); one group of 8 young women sitting beneath tree, with building in background (upper left portion damaged). Sepia. Approx. 8x10”.

Dates: 1889

Lloyd Branson photograph of Madonna and Child

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Identifier: SPC 1998.002
Scope and Contents

Lloyd Branson photograph of Madonna and Child. Sepia print of woman and baby, mounted on matte backing; signed in pencil.

Dates: undated

Morristown tintypes of young women

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Identifier: SPC 2020.009
Scope and Contents

Collection of 14 tintypes of young girls from the Morristown area, most with photographer identification and all but one person identified as well. Possibly all students at some female academy? Images are each about the size of a thumb nail. Each in a paper envelope with photographer’s name stamped on the verso

Dates: 1870-1880

Mrs. Mary Faust and two children

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Identifier: SPC 1996.016
Scope and Contents

Mrs. Mary Faust (age 108) and two children “Coon” and “Sis.” At their log cabin home near Andersonville, Anderson County, Tenn. Sepia 4 x 6”, mounted on board with printed text on back. Copyright 1910.

Dates: 1910

Mrs. Sue Boyd Barton’s Collection of Civil War cartes-de-visites (CDVs)

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Identifier: SPC 1999.001
Scope and Contents Mrs. Sue Boyd Barton’s Collection of Civil War cartes-de-visites (CDVs). Most are military officers or personnel, Union soldiers, in uniform. Includes: G.M. Bascom; Samuel Boyce; Governor D. Campbell; H.S. Chamberlain; Capt. Chapin; E.J. Cobb & woman; Mr. Devereaux; F.F. Flint; Horatio Gates Gibson & family; Dan Hoffman; Capt. Howard; J. Elliott Jacobs; Loring Lambert; Wm. R. Patterson; Mrs. Wm. R. Patterson; Capt. Schecnk & child; Capt. Deane; Gen. Schofield; Lt. Sternburg; Gen....
Dates: 1860s

New Market, Tenn.(photographs)

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Identifier: SPC 1997.004
Scope and Contents

New Market, Tenn.: -One photograph of small building with 3 African American men in front; -Young African American woman holding book ‘Thy Kingdom Come.’ word Brazelton written on bottom; -Young African American woman holding diploma(?), words L .D. Fagg, Knoxville, Tenn. written on bottom; -Portrait of African American man; -Outdoor photograph of white woman with two children.

Dates: undated

Penny Picture of unidentified woman

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Identifier: SPC 1995.036
Scope and Contents

Penny Picture of unidentified woman. Veno Process. Biddle & Moulden, Knoxville, Tenn.

Dates: undated

Portrait of 2 young women (b/w photograph)

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Identifier: SPC 2016.029
Scope and Contents

Portrait of 2 young women; Biddle’s Department Store, Knoxville, Tennessee

Dates: 1910-1920

Unidentified portraits taken by various photographers in Hillsboro, Ohio

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Identifier: SPC 1995.012
Scope and Contents

Unidentified portraits taken by various photographers in Hillsboro, OH. Ca. 1880s-1890s. Includes: head shots of women (one labeled Hannah Carr?), 4 pcs.; full length portraits of women, 2 pcs.; man and woman head shot, 1 pc.; Young woman and girl outdoors, 1 pc.; little girl in coat and fur hat, 1 pc.; little girl holding doll, 1 pc. Cabinet cards.

Dates: ca. 1880s-1890s

Unidentified young woman in white dress and hat

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Identifier: SPC 1998.003
Scope and Contents

Unidentified young woman in white dress and hat. Sepia. on postcard backing, inserted in holder signed Branson. Also in folder, letters to and from donor.

Dates: undated

Woman sitting on rock in river

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Identifier: SPC 1997.022
Scope and Contents

Woman sitting on rock in river, rustic bridge in background.

Dates: undated