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George Dempster Collection.

Identifier: MSC 0143
Scope and Contents George Roby Dempster (1887-1964) was a talented and controversial Knoxville politician who served three terms as city manager (1929, 1935, 1946), one term as mayor (1952-1955), councilman, and State Commissioner of Finance and Taxation. He is most well-known for his invention of the Dempster Dumpster, a waste collection system. This collection is related to his business interests in the Dempster Dumpster Company and related subjects. The bulk of the collection consists of photographs of...
Dates: 1960s

George F. Barber Collection.

Identifier: MSC 0353
Scope and Contents George F. Barber Collection Inventory, available. Scope: Personal and business papers, correspondence, photographs, patent documents, and writings of George F. Barber and his architectural firms. Collection contains original drawings, sketches, studies, scrapbooks, artifacts, house plans, original illustrated catalogues published by George F. Barber and Co., Barber & Kluttz, and Barber & Boardman, original letterhead and related papers, and information about Barber Houses, collectibles,...
Dates: 1874-1913

George Peters glass plate negatives

Identifier: SPC 2019.011
Scope and Contents 133 5”x7” images, nearly all images are transparencies sandwiched between two glass plates taped together. Views include primarily nature and landscape scenes, a few still life compositions, and several portraits of unidentified people. Includes views of the Peters & Bradley Mill located off Broadway along First Creek. Very few labeled.
Dates: early 1900s

Gibbs High School

Identifier: SPC 1997.040
Scope and Contents Gibbs High School exterior sepia 8x10”
Dates: undated

Gilbertsville Camp photographs, Tennessee Valley Authority (TVA)

Identifier: PC 0066
Scope and Contents Gilbertsville Camp Photographs, Tennessee Valley Authority (TVA)  Gilbertsville in Marshall County Ky. was relocated 1938-1944 for the building of Kentucky Dam by the TVA. The dam was dedicated in 1945 by President Harry S. Truman.
Dates: 1938-1944

Girls High School graduating class

Identifier: SPC 1997.041
Scope and Contents Girls High School graduating class, 1895. Sepia 7 x 4 1/2”. mounted.
Dates: 1895

Glass Plate negatives, includes Copper Basin Area, Polk County, Tenn.

Identifier: SPC 2019.013
Scope and Contents Glass Plate negatives, includes Copper Basin
Dates: 1920s

Gleaner Printing Company

Identifier: SPC 2014.016
Scope and Contents Gleaner Printing Co., Vine Avenue, Knoxville, Tenn. Operated by Noah W. Smiley. Interior view with four people. 8x10” Sepia. 1 pc.
Dates: ca. 1900s

Graduates, North Knoxville School

Identifier: SPC 1997.014
Scope and Contents Graduates, North Knoxville School. 1896. Printed B&W supplement to the Knoxville Tribune. Front cover only; torn. Lists names of seven graduates.
Dates: 1896

Graham Papers--Maurer Research.

Identifier: MSC 0070
Scope and Contents Genealogical research done by Sara Maurer (Mrs. Roy Maurer) on the Graham, Nenney, Patterson, Rogan, Craig, Wier, and related families. The Graham folder contains a photograph of Cavana-Lee, and old Kyle and Patterson home.
Dates: 1960-1980

Grammar School Championship

Identifier: SPC 2015.009
Scope and Contents SPC 2015.009.001 Grammar School Championship - ‘09. Baseball team with ‘NK’ on uniforms. 2nd row, left (with left arm across chest) is Hoxsie Lovejoy (grandfather of donor). 7x8.75”; mounted on board.
Dates: 1909

Grand Jury, [Knox County] Criminal Court, 1885. McCrary & Branson Photographers

Identifier: SPC 2019.046
Scope and Contents Group photograph, Grand Jury, [Knox County] Criminal Court, 1885. McCrary & Branson. All members of the grand jury are identified in the printed caption on the board to which the photograph is mounted
Dates: 1885

Great Smoky Mountains National Park, 9 photographs from the GSM National Park Archives. (Copy prints)

Identifier: SPC 2015.019
Scope and Contents Great Smoky Mountains National Park, 9 photographs from the GSM National Park Archives
Dates: 1930-1950

Great Smoky Mountains National Park (Photographs from the National Park Archives)

Identifier: SPC 2015.018
Scope and Contents Great Smoky Mountains National Park (Photographs) (Photographic prints from the National Park Archives) nine 8 x 10 b/w photographs
Dates: 1920-1940

Great Smoky Mountains photographs

Identifier: PC 0034
Scope and Contents 14 large mounted b&w photographs, 3 oversize unmounted b&w photographs; 19 photographic postcards (same images as oversize photographs). Subjects include: Church & schoolhouse; Little Greenbrier; Milas Messer making barrel hoops; Cove Creek, N.C.; Walker Sisters cabin; Whaley Motel, Gatlinburg, etc.
Dates: 1920s-1930s

Greenwood Cemetery Photograph Album.

Identifier: PAS 0006
Scope and Contents 61 photographs and 3 -page ID key. Ca. 1928 and one 1930 photograph. Thompson Photographs made the photographs and the album.
Dates: 1925-1935

Greenwood Cemetery photograph album #1, ca. 1904-1925.

Identifier: PAS 0007
Scope and Contents Greenwood Cemetery photograph album #1, ca. 1904-1925.
Dates: 1904-1925

Grocery Store, Knoxville, 1904 and Bridge Construction (photographs)

Identifier: SPC 1995.028
Scope and Contents J. R. Cunningham Grocery Store and horse & wagon (in 1904 Knoxville City Directory: James R. Cunningham, grocer)?; badly faded, sepia. 5 1/2 x 4”, mounted; Bridge or dam construction? no ID. 5x7” mounted, sepia.
Dates: 1904

Group photograph of 7 people

Identifier: SPC 2003.014
Scope and Contents Group photograph of 7 people (local authors?) holding books. No date. Taken by Ernest B. Robertson, Jr., University of Tennessee Public Relations. 1 pc. 8x10” B&W glossy. L-r: ____________?, Betsey Creekmore, Sr.?, Madeline Kneberg?, _________?, T.M.N. Lewis?, ____________?, David Harkness?
Dates: undated

Group portrait of Belmont Singing Class

Identifier: SPC 2002.005
Scope and Contents Group portrait of Belmont Singing Class, Mr. Ball, teacher. ca. 1910. Belmont School (near Middle Creek) Sevier County, Tenn. 5x8” sepia image mounted (matte corners broken). 1 pc.
Dates: ca. 1910

Group portrait of unidentified men

Identifier: SPC 2014.005
Scope and Contents Group portrait of unidentified men, possibly a group of Civil War veterans. Sepia. 8 x 6” mounted on mat with tape damage (mat trimmed 3-6-2014). 1 pc.
Dates: ca. 1890s

Group standing in front of W. W. Woodruff & Co

Identifier: SPC 2013.003
Scope and Contents SPC 2013.004 Group standing in front of W.W. Woodruff & Co. Hardware, Cutlery. No date. Image 8.25 x 5.5” Sepia. Almost torn in half lengthwise. 1 photograph.
Dates: undated

Guy and Candie Carawan Collection (Photographs of Johns Island, S.C. by Robert Yellin and others)

Identifier: PC 0074
Scope and Contents Guy Carawan (1927-2015) was a musicologist and folk singer who worked closely with the Highlander Folk Center though much of his life. He and his wife Candie also collected music from coastal South Carolina in the 1960s and documented the music of the civil rights movement through its most important phases. The collection in this library is photographs from various photographers whose work illustrated books that they published. The major collection of their life's work is in the Southern...
Dates: 1960-1980

H. H. Taylor genealogy and photographs.

Identifier: MM.1980.008
Scope and Contents Family history by Henry H. Taylor Lengthy printed obituary for H. H. Taylor One typewritten sheet re: H. H. Taylor’s Civil War service Typed history of Nathaniel Taylor 9 photographs in 7 envelopes, mostly portraits of unidentified people
Dates: undated

Hall and Stakely Papers.

Identifier: MSC 0017
Scope and Contents Papers of the Hall and Stakely families. William Maulsby Stakely (1804-1898), born in Hawkins County, Tenn, married Sarah Smith (1811-1857) in 1828. They lived in Madisonville, Monroe County, Tenn. He was a postmaster and merchant. Moved to Union Springs, Ala, in 1863. Two of the Stakely daughter married two Hall cousins. Martha Stakely married Judge Elijah T. Hall of Knoxville in 1860. Caroline Stakely married James Spears Hall in 1874. James Hall ran a general store in Knoxville, which became...
Dates: 1825-1952

Halls Consolidated School

Identifier: SPC 1997.042
Scope and Contents Halls School (Halls Consolidated School). Exterior construction shot. sepia 8 x10”
Dates: undated

Hamilton Bank Building (Holston Building)

Identifier: SPC 2019.047
Scope and Contents Hamilton Bank Building (Holston Building) Gay St. and Clinch Avenue ca 1940 (Thompson Photograph without id. no.)
Dates: ca. 1940

Hamilton Family Portraits

Identifier: SPC 2014.012
Scope and Contents SPC 2014-012-001 Olivia Maxwell Hamilton Smith, 1851-1911. Tintype. SPC 2014-012-002 Margaret Elizabeth Maxwell Hamilton. (sepia print on cardboard backing).
Dates: undated

Hand-made Christmas cards with original photographs.

Identifier: Ephemera 2019.102
Scope and Contents Hand-made Christmas cards with original photographs. Made by Knoxville artist Christopher Terry.
Dates: undated

Harley D. Ferguson Photograph Collection

Identifier: PC 0067
Scope and Contents Harley D. Ferguson Photograph Collection, containing 99 boxes of negatives, slides, and prints, mostly color, in cold storage. on CS 22-08: 1 box of account ledgers (work logs) of photographic jobs, 1963-2011. Account ledgers/job logs (1) July 1963- Dec. 1972, (2) Dec. 1972 - June 1981, (3) July 1981 - Dec. 1990, (4) Feb. 1991 - Jan 2012; Art Prints of Harley Ferguson’s photographs made for exhibit and competition; metal printing plate for Harley Ferguson Fine Photography; Plaques, Professional...
Dates: 1963-2012

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