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Identifier: SPC 2005.005
Scope and Contents Early 20th century local snapshots removed from album or still glued onto album pages. Includes: Whittles Aug. 1909 (man & woman in automobile); 11th Cavalry (view of parade); Galbreaths 1911 (view of lake); view of residences; 2 women beside Kingston Pike; 3 views of parade floats, [Appalachian] Exposition, 1910; man. woman & girl with cabin in background; Kincaid (truck as float?0; Circus Day-show lion in cage, elephant, camels & zebras by St. John’s Episcopal Church; railroad...
Dates: early 1900s
Scope and Contents Scrapbook of newspaper clippings pasted in book (National Bank Act, 1890). Clippings include: Tate L. and Felix Earnest families; Mrs. W. G. Brownlow; Billy Sunday, Sen. Edward Carmack, etc.; Carmack for Governor button; two photographs (in Photograph Box 1) --Home Guard with Joseph Albert Ahler and W. T. Webb grocery store.
East Tennessee Farmers Association, 36th annual convention. Knoxville, Tenn. May 18-20, 1909. (photographs)
Identifier: SPC 2019.073
Scope and Contents East Tennessee Farmers Association, 36th annual convention. Knoxville, Tenn. May 18-20, 1909. Oversize photograph.
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.
Identifier: SPC 2019.010
Scope and Contents Some photographs from ETHS publications, mostly Tennessee Ancestors
Identifier: SPC 2012.015
Scope and Contents Photographs of the completion of the East Tennessee History Center 2005.
Identifier: SPC 2019.089
Scope and Contents 25 B&W photographs (6 3/4” x 10 3/4”) on segmented linen backing with holes for photo album. All Thompson Photographs with ID numbers and descriptions on back. Quarries include: Victoria Marble Company (Knoxville, Tenn.), Knoxville Marble Company (Knoxville, Tenn.), Andres Stone and Marble Company, John J. Craig Quarry (Friendsville, Tenn.), Candoro Marble Company (South Knoxville, Tenn.), Tennessee Marble Lime Company, Tennessee Producers Marble Company (Knoxville, Tenn.), Appalachian...
Identifier: MSC 0258
Scope and Contents The East Tennessee Packing Company (ETPC) Collection includes company records and documents pertaining to the 87 years of company operations, plus some relevant documents from before and after the company's time frame of existence. James B. Madden in Knoxville, Tennessee founded the company in 1895. The documents, ca. 1886 - 1984, include account books, deeds, corporate minutes, audit reports, and other related materials. The collection also includes photographs of personnel, property,...
Identifier: SPC 2017.013
Scope and Contents SPC 2017.013.001 a:Guthrie-Bradley store, 1904-1918. Men in front of business. b: ID on back. 1 pc. SPC 2017.013.002. Printed image of Old Front Street, Sweetwater, Tenn Tree near old well. 1 pc. mounted on paper.
Identifier: SPC 1997.002
Scope and Contents Bluetone photographs from the estate of Miss Adah Stevenson: -Holston River from Union Bridge, ETV&G RR; -Carter Bridge Watauga River, ETV&G RR; -Custom House, Knoxville, before 1910 (copy neg. 8/87); -looking east from College grounds, Knoxville (copy neg. 8/87); -Pigeon River Bridge, ETV&G RR; -Holston River (near McMillans’ 121st mile post, ETV&G RR); -Austin Springs, Tenn; -between John & Carter, ETV&G RR; -old hotel at Warms Springs, N.C. (burned down); -Warm...
Scope and Contents Ed Westcott: Capturing History. Award Nomination for ETHS 2009. Includes a copy of the book “Through the Lens of Ed Westcott: A Photographic History of World War II’s Secret City” letters of commendation, newspaper articles, photographs.
Identifier: MSC 0284
Scope and Contents Research of Edith Owsley Reed of Blount County, Tenn., on the Owsley, Ousley, Housley family and related lines. Includes two sets of cards; photographs; information on the Owsley Family Historical Society; Ousley Genealogical Society; and Speak, Speake, Speakes, Speaks Family Association. Most material arranged by descendants of John Christian Owsley and wife Charity Barton Owsley. See Finding Aid for details. 18 boxes of genealogical research on 3rd floor, Box 19 with photographs in closed...
Identifier: SPC 2019.099
Scope and Contents Four photographs of Edwards family members of Tennessee, Minnesota, and Michigan. (1 photograph 7x5 inches) (3 photographs 6.5x4.25 inches) Amelia Edwards (dad’s sister) (Murdock, Knoxville TN); 3 relatives in MN and MI
Identifier: MSC 0272
Scope and Contents Research and writings of Edwin Jones Best, Sr., of Blount County, Tenn. (died 1993). Subjects include Greenback and Maryville, Tenn.; post offices; Civil War; businesses; churches; papers of W. B. Kerr & Company, 1911-1919; account books from East Tennessee businesses; extracts from the Maryville Daily Times; correspondence to Miss Cora Hammontree re: Charles Henly, ca. 1889-1897; J. B. McCollum manuscripts, 1851-1947; U.S. Official Postal Guides, 1880-1904 (some gaps); diaries of Mary...
Identifier: MSC 0129
Scope and Contents Collection contains the writings of E. E. Patton, speeches, personal papers, newspaper articles, and other publications. Writings include the subjects Knoxville and Knox County, Tenn. Collection also includes material of his wife, Lula Smith Patton; photographs; Sawyer genealogy; Patton family manuscripts; correspondence; Civil War manuscripts; autographs; diary of E. E. Patton re: Tennessee state legislature; William G. Brownlow correspondence, 1840-1874; Col. John B. Brownlow correspondence,...
Identifier: SPC 1995.023
Scope and Contents Five PHOTOCOPIES of photographs of: Eleanor Buffat launching SS “Knoxville City”, 1921; groups at the event; picture of the ship.
Electrotechnical Laboratory. United States Department of the Interior, Bureau of Mines, Region VII, Electrotechnical Laboratory, Norris, Tenn.
Identifier: MSC 0349
Scope and Contents United States Department of the Interior, Bureau of Mines, Region VII, Electrotechnical Laboratory, Norris, Tenn. Notebook with papers, drawings, maps, and photographs. Ca. 1952. *Bureau of Mines. Norris, Tenn, Laboratory. Soft cover notebook of photographs & drawings with handwritten captions. !1st photograph is dated 1945. *one folder with articles and clippings + piece of synthetic mica. Photographs, 7 pcs.; “History of the Electrotechnical Laboratory, July 1938-December 1952’ 9 pp. TS....
Identifier: FB 0047
Scope and Contents Family Bible given to Eliza R. Fain by her mother M.A. Moore, 1870. Eliza Ruth Moore married George Alexander Fain on July 21, 1854. Eliza R. Fain left the Bible to her daughter Kittie Rice Fain in November 1900. Eleven CDVs of Fain family members were found with the Bible. They were photocopied and the originals are in the box with the Bible. Subjects in CDVs include: Mrs. Eliza R. Fain and Mattie, Minnie Fain, Mrs. M.A. Moore, Belle Fain, and E.R. Fain.
Identifier: MSC 0260
Scope and Contents The first box of this collection consists of photographs, newspaper clippings, and documents relating to Belcaro, which was Ellen McClung’s family home. The rest of the collection consists of documents, correspondence, photographs, scrapbooks, and newspaper clippings relating to the life and interests of Ellen McClung Berry and her family. Her interest in historic preservation is reflected in material on Glenmore Mansion, Ramsey House, the Old Deery Inn and the Association for the Preservation...
Identifier: MSC 0574
Scope and Contents Ellen Renshaw House Fletcher (1843-1907) kept the Civil War diary in Knoxville which was published as “A Very Violent Rebel.” After the war Ellen married James William Fletcher, and the family remained in Knoxville, Tennessee. She and her family are buried in Old Gray Cemetery. The collection includes photographs, small artifacts, and a few documents mostly from the postwar years.
Identifier: PAS 0039
Scope and Contents Embree Iron Company Photograph Album, 1910s.
Identifier: MSC 0081
Scope and Contents Hope family letters, no date, 1823-1838; poem “Our Boys,” 1884; three photograph albums containing Hope family snapshots and pictures of local resorts, the Appalachian Exposition, Great Smoky Mountains, Elkmont, Henderson Springs, Jamestown Exposition, World War I parade in Knoxville, ships, etc.; Thomas Hope documents; The Builder’s Golden Rule by William Pain, no date (before 1828). Contains notes and entries by Thomas Hope.
Ernest T. Crawford Papers, Singing Evangelist from Clinton, Tenn. Ca. 1920s-1930s. (Gift of Ronald R. Allen)
Scope and Contents Papers of Ernest T. Crawford, ‘Singing Evangelist,’ Clinton, Tenn. Ca. 1920s-1930s. Includes announcements of his appearances; photograph of Crawford and of river baptism; Crawford’s song “Don’t Let Him Call In Vain,’ Crawford’s Odd Fellows certificates, 1911, 1912; membership cards to Alpha Lodge, F.& A.M., 1913, 1915.
Dates: circa 1910s-1930s
Identifier: QSPC 1937.001
Scope and Contents Euclid Avenue Baptist Church Sunday School group, 1937. (panoramic photograph). Gift of Virginia Thomson.
Identifier: SPC 2013.007
Scope and Contents Eugene McCallie Branch (1923-1998) U. S. Navy photographs Born 19 April 1923 Knox County, Tenn.; Died 13 August 1998 Knoxville; includes a number of photographs of the initiation ceremony for sailors first crossing the equator
Identifier: MSC 0239
Scope and Contents F.W. Taylor family papers, including: estate settlement papers of L. D. Franklin (n.d., 1841-1878); Graham family papers; Miller and Taylor family history; cabinet card of David Crockett; Treaty of Dumplin Creek program; Marshall J. Hughes patent papers, 1886; land grants and deeds, mostly in Grainger, Cocke, and Jefferson Counties, Tenn, n.d., 1795-1854 (some signed by William Carroll, Jos. McMinn, and President Franklin Pierce). Photocopies of land records are in folder 38; the donor kept the...
Identifier: SPC 1997.038
Scope and Contents Farragut School exterior [ca. 1916]. 8x10” B&W
Dates: ca. 1916
Identifier: SPC 2012.007
Scope and Contents Approx. 6.5 x 4.5” sepia photograph mounted on board. Includes two men, a woman, and two children outside a house. Under the image: ‘Photo by Blan__??’. One back of picture: sticker with ‘J. A. Dinamore, Knoxville, Tenn’ and penciled note________ A. Drummer, Knoxville, Tenn. 1 pc.
Identifier: SPC 2014.019
Scope and Contents Original photographic print (sepia) (about 6.75” x 4.5”) on cardboard backing (9” x 7”). 1 pc. ID from a copy of this photograph (200-134-012) identifies the picture as Eighty-five Union veterans of the Civil War at the fifth annual reunion of the Knox County Union Soldiers’ Association, Fountain City Park, September 9, 1909.
Scope and Contents History. Fifth Avenue Presbyterian Church, Knoxville, Tenn. 1 bound volume + several loose papers Volume opens with two missing photographs of the church and Rev. J. Polk Gammon. Volume contains: handwritten copies from Book of Minutes of Session, January 16, 1874- Sept. 23, 1875; Roll with member names; Minutes, January 18 - April 7, 1874; Congregational Meeting, July 23, 1876; Aug. 1, 18789 minutes; Statistical Report for year ending April 1, 1879; photographs of Rev. W.A. Harrison, Ella...
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