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Russell Briscoe Cartoons and Drawings from World War I and later.

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Identifier: MSC 0494
Scope and Contents Russell Briscoe Cartoons and Drawings from World War I and later. 44 cartoons on 10 numbered sheets, all signed W. R. Briscoe ‘19. Two cartoons on one unnumbered sheet. Four “Lazy Luke” cartoons of five panels each, each signed Briscoe (printed?) Six cartoons of German soldiers. One small pocket notebook of sketches of fellow marines from the 401st Battalion of the United States Marines, “assembled Oct. 29, 1918 to take part in the world war against the HUN.” Humorous sketches of fellow...
Dates: 1918-1919

Russell Harrison Photograph Collection

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Identifier: PC 0018
Scope and Contents The Russell Harrison Photograph Collection contains a variety of street views, vistas, and cityscapes of Knoxville, Tennessee in addition to single and group portraits, civic clubs, businesses, factories, mills, and residences. Harrison was a talented photographer and a serious collector of images of older photographs. Russell Harrison (1888-1968) was a commercial artist employed by Capper Engraving Company. He donated these photographs to the public library. In his later years he lived in...
Dates: 1845-1955

Russell W. Hanlon , Jr., Collection.

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Identifier: MSC 0268
Scope and Contents Includes scrapbook of Russell W. Hanlon, Sr. (1894-1963), on Knoxville Automobile Club, Great Smoky Mountains, tourism, ca. 1920s-mid-1930s which includes information on Great Smoky Mountain Industries. Collection also includes photographs (Hanlon and McCoy families, David C. Chapman, Elkmont, Tenn., Gatlinburg, Knoxville, work by William J. McCoy, etc.); postcards; Knoxville High School Voice, 1912 and 1913; stamps; manuscripts material, including W.G. Brownlow and Oliver Temple/ Scotia...
Dates: 1789-1817; 1849-1884; 1920-1940

Ruth Davis Scrapbook.

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Identifier: PAS 0003
Scope and Contents

Scrapbook of Miss Ruth Davis, ca. 1912-1914. Includes snapshots, programs, calling cards, autographs, etc. Mostly about Virginia Intermont College, Bristol, Va., and a few Knoxville items.

Dates: 1912-1914

S. B. Newman Company Collection.

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Identifier: MSC 0793
Scope and Contents

Framed photographs; Newman family photographs; papers and documents; books and publications printed by the company; 84 pieces of wooden type

Dates: 1900-1940

S. L. Jenkins Bible Also Buckner entries. (Gift of Anne Goddard Jones).

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Identifier: FB 0092
Scope and Contents

Family Bible of S.L. Jenkins (1828-1908). The name Etta R. Jenkins is written in the front of the Bible. Also contains Buckner family entries. The Illustrated Polyglot Household Bible. Ziegler, McCurdy & Co. Philadelphia, 1870. + Loose papers from the Bible in a separate folder including S.L. Jenkins mourning card, several photographs.

Dates: Publication: circa 1870

Saint John’s Episcopal Church, Knoxville, Tenn.

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Identifier: QSPC 1997.003
Scope and Contents

Interior view of (old) Saint John’s Episcopal Church, Knoxville, Tenn. Circa 1880. By J.W. Stewart, Knoxville, Tenn. Note on back: where Annie McGhee and Calvin McClung were married.

Dates: Circa 1880

Sallie McDowell Moffett (Mrs. John T. Moffett) Papers, 1832-1916). Gift of Mr. and Mrs. John Armistead. (photographs, scrapbooks).

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Identifier: MSC 0788
Scope and Contents Correspondence between Sallie McDowell Moffett and her husband John T. (Tom) Moffett. 1832-1916. Includes letters during their courtship and during the Civil War (John T. Moffett was a Sgt. in Capt. Lynch’s Artillery, CSA). Letters include home life, family, military camp life and details of battles, some correspondence with other family members, business papers, church matters. About 450 letters. (118 folders in 3 boxes). Box 4 has family photographs, including Photograph of John Thomas...
Dates: 1832-1916

Sam Houston daguerreotype, 1846

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Identifier: SPC 2019.075
Scope and Contents

Daguerreotype of Sam Houston taken by S. K. Nicholson in his rooms in Hartford, CT in 1846. In original case (leather spine of case was restored by Don Etherington in 1999).

Dates: 1846

Sanford Day Ironworks. Knoxville, Tennessee (Photographs, ephemera)

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Identifier: SPC 2008.002
Scope and Contents

Photographs of Sandford Day Ironworks baseball team and parade floats

Dates: ca. 1920

Savage Garden photographs, Fountain City, Tenn.

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Identifier: SPC 1997.003
Scope and Contents

Savage Garden photographs, Fountain City, Tenn. Ca. 1920s. + 120 mm. copy negs. (12/92)

Dates: ca. 1920s

Savage Zinc Mine records (Jefferson County, Tenn.).

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Identifier: MSC 0280
Scope and Contents

Savage Zinc Mine records, Jefferson County, Tenn. Includes business papers, photographs, zinc ore samples, 3 rolled maps. Mine closed in late 1996.

Dates: 1920s-1950s

Scenes in the Mining Regions of Tenn.

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Identifier: SPC 2009.003
Scope and Contents ‘Scenes in the Mining Regions of Tenn. From original negatives by Singleton & McFarland, Photographers, 257 Gay Street, Knoxville, Tenn’. List on back of photographs of ‘Groups we have taken at Briceville, Coal Creek, Fort Anderson and Camp Carnes. Number circled on back is 671: Queen City Guards on Walden’s Ridge.’ Photograph shows young men in military uniform seated and standing outdoors, holding rifles. Images area is 8.5 x6”, mounted on (damaged) printed board. 1 pc. + 4x5” copy...
Dates: ca. 1890s

Schockel Photographs

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Identifier: SPC 2005.003
Scope and Contents Schockel (photographer?). 13 B&W photographs with ID (some on postcard backing): Holston River near Jefferson City, Tenn; Camp Beacon Knob, 1912; Pinnacle Marble Quarry, Knoxville; Townsend Lumber Camp above Elkmont; Little River RR , loading logs above Elkmont; snaking logs above Elkmont; WCTU Settlement School, Hindman, Ky.; canal on s. edge of campus; near Pine Mt., Ky.; teachers at Pine Mountain Settlement School, Ky.; Ky. schoolhouse int.; “Uncle William” Pine Mt. Post Office, Ky.;...
Dates: undated

Scopes Trial, Dayton, Tennessee, 1925

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Identifier: PC 0062
Scope and Contents

Scopes Trial, Dayton, Tennessee, 1925; photographs of the Scopes (Monkey) Trial

Dates: 1925

Scrapbook (partial) with 17 snapshots: Porter Family Summer, 1941 (Given in memory of Eugene L. Porter.)

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Identifier: SPC 2016.007
Scope and Contents Scrapbook (partial) with 17 snapshots, labeled with handwritten note: Porter Family Summer, 1941, compiled by E. Porter. The Porter family was from Galveston, Tex.. The father was Eugene L. Porter and mother was Helen Nichols Porter. Includes: Eleanor Porter graduation’ Porter offspring; trip to Charlie’s Bunion; Ramsey Cascades; cabin in Gatlinburg. Given in memory of Eugene L. Porter. SPC 2016.007.016 Group of steps of cabin [Porter family], 1941. SPC 2016.007.017 View of Gatlinburg cabin...
Dates: 1941

Senate of the Tennessee 51st General Assembly

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Identifier: QSPC 2018.003
Scope and Contents

Senate of the Tennessee 51st General Assembly, 1899. Composite. Speaker Seid Waddell. Benton McMillin, Governor. Calvert Bros. & Taylor, Photographers. Nashville, Tenn 1 pc..

Dates: 1899

Senator Robert Love Taylor Funeral Photographs.

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Identifier: QSPC 2019.002
Scope and Contents

The photographs were mounted on a board and framed for display. Possibly the framed photos came from Karl Baum. Photos marked “Copyright 1915 Jas. E. Thompson” and include stamp “Thompson Photographer Knoxville”

Dates: 1912

Sequoyah Elementary group photo

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Identifier: QSPC 2022.006
Scope and Contents

Color panorama of students and staff at Sequoyah Elementary on the basketball court outside. Students near the front of the group are holding letters to make a message "E. TN HIST. SOCIETY WE LOVE YOU" Printed at the bottom of the photo in white letters "Sequoyah Elementary School March 4, 1994"

Dates: 1994

Seven copy photographs used in Tennessee Ancestors, vol. 7, no. 1 (1991)

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Identifier: SPC 2006.007
Scope and Contents

Seven copy photographs used in Tennessee Ancestors, vol. 7, no. 1 (1991). Includes: 2 color snapshots of the tombstones of 2 B&W copy photographs of Jacob Pile (?) and Evangeline Comfort Williams Pile(?); 3 5x7” B&W copy prints of William Walker, Mary Seaton Walker, and the William Walker house.

Dates: 1991

Sevier County Photographs: Carter and Thomas Families

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Identifier: PC 0110
Scope and Contents

Earlier photographs are family photographs; later photographs include company photographs of salesmen, C. M. McClung Co.

Dates: 1880 - 1890; 1920 - 1940

Sevier Family photographs

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Identifier: PC 0060
Scope and Contents 1: Sixth plate ambrotype of a young girl wearing a hat and bloomers, standing on a chair. Brown union case (broken hinge). Note accompanying this photo identifies the girl as Ruth Sevier Wilder Collins (b. 1834), however, it may be another family member. Scattered spots around mat. 2: Sixth plate ambrotype of a young boy, standing on the same chair as the girl in the first photograph. Brown union case (broken hinge). Scattered spots around mat. 3: Quarter page ambrotype of a young woman,...
Dates: 1850-1865

Sexton family portraits

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Identifier: SPC 2016.006
Scope and Contents

SPC 2016.006.001 Rev. J.T. Sexton and family to Rev. J.W.(?) Anderson. Feb. 28, 1906. Biddle’s 18 Market Square Knoxville, Tenn. Handwritten names: Charlie, Willis, Mollie, Eva. 5 x 3.5” oval print mounted on board, sepia. 1 pc. SPC 2016.006.002 Rev. Thos. Sexton, The Blacksmith Preacher, and his family. Handwritten names: Amy(?) (May?), Ruth. 3.75 x 5.5” oval picture, printed. 1 pc.

Dates: 1906

Signal Knitting Mills Strike, Chattanooga, Tenn. (1941)

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Identifier: SPC 2018.021
Scope and Contents

Signal Knitting Mills Strike Chattanooga (Tenn.) Photographs Charles Hinkel

Dates: 1941

Sirenius M. Mort, 1st Lt., Co., F, 9th Tenn. Cavalry, Volunteers, USA (Civil War tintype)

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Identifier: SPC 2011.022
Scope and Contents

Civil War tin type in Daguerreo style Union Case embossed with the eagle and U.S. flag. Lt. S. M, Mort is in uniform, seated, holding a sword. The buttons and bars on the uniform are highlighted in gold. The sash is highlighted in purple. His obituary is folded and in the case. He died July 15, 1869. The obituary includes tributes from men who served with him in the Union army. Mort was a member of the well-known family of potters in Jefferson County, Tenn..

Dates: 1865

Six studio portraits

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Identifier: SPC 2011.006
Scope and Contents

Six studio portraits: 1. Mrs. E. E. Wrinkle, McCrary & Branson 2. Mr. & Mrs. Curtis & child, G. E. Weiser 3. Mrs. Callie Goodwin 4. Homer Rhea 5. Mrs. Lula Vose (?), Jesse Richardson, Maryville, Tenn. 6. Nannie Hutchens, Weiser, Opposite Court House, Knoxville, Tennessee (odd border around photograph).

Dates: ca. 1890s

Six unidentified portraits

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Identifier: SPC 2018.003
Scope and Contents

Six unidentified photographs (cartes d’ visite size) of value for the names and addresses of photographers printed on the verso: J. Bushong, Charleston, Tenn; Smiley’s (T. H. Smiley, Knoxville, Tenn; J. M. Honey, Morristown, Tenn; A. T. Hunt, Knoxville, Tenn.

Dates: ca. 1880s

Six views from the Keystone View Co.

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Identifier: SV 2003.003
Scope and Contents

Six stereographs. SV 2003.003.001 #114 (13881) Indian Family on Prince Edward Island. 1922. c. The Keystone View Co.; SV 2003.003.002 F15 (7847) Wild ginger. c. The Keystone View Co.; SV 2003.003.003 F17 (7849) Flowering dogwood. c. The Keystone View Co.; SV 2003.003.004 #136 (23318) Mounted Sioux and camp. c. The Keystone View Co.; SV 2003.003.005 F45 (7875) Grass of Parnassus. c. The Keystone View Co.; SV 2003.003.006 I67 (V23200) Inside the Hopi Indian house, Grand Canyon, Ariz.

Dates: 1922

Sketching Trip to Great Smoky Mountains

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Identifier: SPC 2003.013
Scope and Contents

1924 sketching trip to the [Great Smoky] Mountains. L-r: Robert S. McCoy, W.J. McCoy, Jr., Charles C. Krutch. One 8x10” B&W glossy copy photograph.

Dates: 1924

Smith Drugstore account book [Rutledge, Tenn.] , ca. 1911-14, and copy photograph of Clyde E. Smith , ca. 1930s, 8" x 10" black & white.

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Identifier: MSC 0324
Scope and Contents

Account book for the Smith drugstore [Rutledge, Tenn.], ca. 1911-1914. 1 vol. (poor condition, loose pages, index at front is damaged). + copy photograph of Clyde E. Smith standing in drugstore, ca. 1930s, 8" x 10" black & white. 1 pc.

Dates: 1911-1914