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A dinner party in honor of Reinald Werrenwrath

 Collection
Identifier: QSPC 2003.003
Scope and Contents Handwritten ID on back: ‘A dinner party tendered by the late Miss. Louise Manning in honor of Reinald Werrenwrath, baritone operatic-and concert star- when guest of the late Chester B Searle- property of the late John Ernest Yoe, loaned by his sister Della Yoe, White Avenue, Knoxville, Tenn. Front row, L-r: 1. Ella Coffin (Mrs. Frank W. Flenniken), 2. Louise (late) Manning, 3. Reinald Werrenwrath who made his debut at the Metropolitan Opera House in 1919, 4. Victor Coffin. Second row, L-r: 1....
Dates: 1905

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

Agee portraits

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Identifier: SPC 2017.005
Scope and Contents Three 8 x 10” copy photographs and 3 copy negs. (made March 1989). SPC 2017.005.001 James (Rufus) Agee and Margaret King (Mrs. George J. McAfee), ca. 1912. SPC 2017.005.002 James (Rufus) Agee, center; Josephine Stone (Mrs. Fred Breeding) with dog; Margaret King (Mrs. George J. McAfee). SPC 2017.005.003 James (Rufus) Agree, front center; Margaret King (Mrs. George J. McAfee) in back row with dark hat.
Dates: ca. 1912

Alberta Ahler Photographs

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Identifier: SPC 1995.007 a&b
Scope and Contents 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

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

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

Annual Spring Tour and Meeting

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Identifier: SPC 1995.034
Scope and Contents Annual Spring Tour and Meeting. L-r: Dr. David Adkisson, President of Cleveland State College; speakers: Col. James F. Corn, Sr., Mrs. Maurine Tipton, Mr. Terry Townsend. B&W 8x10”
Dates: 1960s-1970s

Appalachian Club Memories

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Identifier: SPC 2015.010
Scope and Contents SPC 2015.010.001 Appalachian Club Memories near Gatlinburg. Friends of your Aunt Laura who lived in Gatlinburg. Lath house growing ginseng. RPPC SPC 2015.010.002 Appalachian Club Memories Above Little River. ‘More Smoky exploring.’ SPC 2015.010.003 Appalachian Club Memories. ‘Exploring in the Smokies.’ Faint image. SPC 2015.010.004 Appalachian Club Memories’ Aunt Bessie’s cabin in background by Little River.’ ‘She painted there in the summer at Elkmont.’
Dates: undated

Arnell Photographs

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Identifier: SPC 2014.009
Scope and Contents SPC 2014.009.001 Group of five men, all unidentified except man on far right, Samuel Mayes Arnell (1833 Columbia, Tenn.-1903, Johnson City, Tenn.). 5x7.5” sepia print mounted on backing. 1 pc. SPC 2014.009.002 Jane Mayes Arnell (1856-1923), [daughter of Samuel Mayes Arnell]. 4x6” sepia print mounted on board. 1 pc.
Dates: ca. 1870s-1880s

Ault Family Photograph

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Identifier: QSPC 2016.011
Scope and Contents Ault Family Photograph, 1904. Group portrait of family of Joel Kelly Ault (1834-1914) All persons identified on verso.
Dates: 1904

Bachman family photographs

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Identifier: QSPC 2007.001
Scope and Contents Photograph of John (a former Bachman slave; reputedly an African prince) and Nathan Lynn Bachman (1878-1937). Ca. 1885. Approx. 8.5x13.25” sepia print mounted on board. Portrait of the Jonathan Bachman family, ca. late 1890s. Names on back of photograph. Approx. 10.25x13.5” mounted on board.
Dates: circa 1885-1899

Baker - Himel School 5th football team

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Identifier: SPC 1997.026
Scope and Contents Baker - Himel School 5th football team, 1904. 8 x 10” sepia, mounted + 8 x 10” B&W copy print. 120 copy neg. available, 1991.
Dates: 1904

Bearden School

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Identifier: QSPC 2004.002
Scope and Contents 1. 8x10” sepia print of [school] children and adults outside brick building. No ID. Taken by Porter A. M. Feathers, Traveling Artist, Whitesburg, Tenn. Mounted on 11x14” board. 2. 8x10” sepia print of [school] children and adults outside wooden building. No ID. Mounted on 11x14” board.
Dates: 1920s

Boyd Family Photograph

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Identifier: SPC 2009.007
Scope and Contents Family photograph of the Boyd Family of Knoxville. Taken by T.M. Schleier, Knoxville, Tenn. Ca. 1850s. Standing: Samuel Beckett Boyd (lawyer, judge, Mayor of Knoxville). Seated, l-r: Sophia(?) Boyd Conick(?), Eva Boyd Munson, Jimmy Boyd, Sue Boyd Barton, Susan Howard Mason Boyd (Mrs. Samuel B.), Ella Boyd, John Mason Boyd, and Anna Boyd Fleming.
Dates: 1850-1870

Boyd High group of students

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Identifier: SPC 1997.030
Scope and Contents Boyd High group of students. Schools. Mounted sepia, 7 1/5 x 5”.
Dates: undated

Central High School Class Photographs

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Identifier: SPC 2004.005
Scope and Contents 1. Central High School Class of 1938. Thompson Inc. Photo A-2209 (McClung Collection does not have negative). Sepia. 13x10.” 2. Central High School Class of 1941. Thompson Inc. Photo A-4825 (McClung Collection does not have negative). B&W. 13.25x10.”
Dates: 1938; 1941

Charles T. Gilliam, Appt., Corporal Inf., U. S. Army 1 June 1918, Camp Jackson, S.C. + Group portrait [enlistees?] Clinton, Tenn.

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Identifier: SPC 2011.021
Scope and Contents Charles T. Gilliam, Appt., Corporal Inf., U.S. Army 1 June 1918, Camp Jackson, South Carolina. + Group portrait [WWI enlistees, train station, Clinton, Tenn?] by Clinton Art Studio
Dates: 1918

Chickamauga Dam

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Identifier: QSPC 2006.002
Scope and Contents Panoramic photograph (8 x 20”) labeled ‘Chickamauga Dam 1-8-37.’ ‘Photo Rell Clements.’ Group of men in front of building. Sepia.
Dates: 1937

Civilian Conservation Corps workers (District C)

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Identifier: SPC 2017.011
Scope and Contents Five snapshots (2 are duplicates) of District C, CCC workers. 1934. Sepia. SPC 2017.011.001a Two men, no shirts, standing in front of building. Victor Wihera at right. 2 copies. SPC 2017.011.001b Co. 12 (120?) C.C.C. spelled out in rocks on the ground; two men nearby. 1 pc. SPC 2017.011.001c ”Here are the boys in my tent except the one in the front in his B.V.D.’s.” 2nd row, left: Victor Wihera. 2 copies.
Dates: 1934

Company “C” 3rd Tenn. Infantry

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Identifier: SPC 2017.007
Scope and Contents SPC 2017.007 Co. “C” 3rd Tenn. Infy. Knoxville, Tenn. Photo by Branson’s Studio. Group of military men in uniform, seated on bleachers with three men standing in front. Two men are holing animals (dogs?), one young boy in front row. Inscribed on back: Presented to Mrs. Ella Smith by her brother Richard Wyatt before starting to France. And also a Nephew and Cousin in same Company. Leaving Knoxville for training camps in Greenville, S.C. on 9th Sept. 1917. 8 x 10” sepia print mounted on mat...
Dates: 1917

Conductors and supervisors at streetcar barn

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Identifier: SPC 1996.009
Scope and Contents Conductors and supervisors at streetcar barn. N.D. Shows Vestal and Lyons View streetcars in background. Newspaper clipping about “Mr. Jim” (James A. Blankenship” taped to back of photograph.) B&W 8x10”.
Dates: undated

Copy photograph of West View School sixth grade

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Identifier: SPC 2017.009
Scope and Contents SPC 2017.009.001a Copy photograph of West View School sixth grade, ca. 1948. Knoxville, Tenn. 5x7”. B&W copy photograph. 1 pc. SPC 2017.009.001b Photocopy of IDs on back of original photograph (not at McClung Collection). 1 pc.
Dates: ca. 1948

“Crack” Y. M. Gymnasium athletes of yesteryear.’

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Identifier: QSPC 2003.004
Scope and Contents On back of mounted photograph: ‘Property of the late John Ernest Yoe, loaned by his sister Della Yoe. “Crack” Y.M. Gymnasium athletes of yesteryear.’ see back for IDs: names include John Borden, B. G. Alexander (athletic director), William Tonn(?), Sam House, John Ernest Yoe, Dick Boyd, C. W. Biddle, Edgar McSpadden, John Logan, Matt Whittle. Image area 8.75 x 6.75.”
Dates: undated

D. M. Rose and Company lumber company employees

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Identifier: SPC 1996.014
Scope and Contents D.M. Rose and Company lumber company employees. 1887. B&W 8x10” copy photograph. Copy neg. available 11/85.
Dates: 1887

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

East Tennessee Prep Champions

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Identifier: QSPC 2006.001
Scope and Contents East Tennessee Prep Champions, 1917. Alwyn Hoyle Staley in front row, center (son of Joseph Henry Staley, Sr., owner of Southern Coffin & Casket Co.). Inscribed in lower right to Aunt Iva and Uncle Hilliard [Staley]. Photograph approx. 10 x 7.5” mounted on larger board. Sepia. 1 pc. and L&N Railroad baseball team [Knoxville, Tenn] [ca. 1905-1910?]. Man in suit kneeling at right could be Hilliard Staley. Branson Studio. Uniforms say ‘Railroaders.’ Approx. 9.5 x 7.75” mounted on larger...
Dates: 1917

Euclid Avenue Baptist Church Sunday School group, 1937

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Identifier: QSPC 1937.001
Scope and Contents Euclid Avenue Baptist Church Sunday School group, 1937. (panoramic photograph). Gift of Virginia Thomson.
Dates: 1937

“Ex Confederate Reunion” Decatur Tenn.

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Identifier: QSPC 2000.001
Scope and Contents “Ex Confederate Reunion” Decatur Tennessee Sept. 27, 1893. Group photograph with men holding flags in background, seated men with musical instruments in foreground. Taken by A.M. Tomlinson, Photographer. Athens, Tenn. 9.5x7.25” image on matte board. Damaged: stained, faded. Also, identified by seller as from same day (background building is the same): group picture with men, some women and children, U.S. flag and 26th Tennessee flag. 8x5” on backing. Faded.
Dates: 1893

Faulkner Photograph

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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.
Dates: undated

Fountain City Grammar School composite

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Identifier: SPC 1997.010
Scope and Contents Fountain City Grammar School composite, 1951. By Wright Studio, Fountain City, B&W 8 x 10.”
Dates: 1951

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