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Elden Hawk Collection (gift in memory of Jo Hawk Lowe)

Identifier: MSC 0932
Scope and Contents --Eight photographs of Elden Hawk and Maggie Hawk. **includes earliest known interior image of any space in the Lamar House (Auditorium Cafe circa 1911) --Discharge papers from military service (Elden Hawk) --Examination Preliminary to Muster-out of U.S. Service or Discharge (Robert H Hampton) --Letter to Elden Hawk from Joe P --Declaration for Pension for Children Under Sixteen Years of Age for Elden and Maggie Hawk’s children after both parents died --Detailed list of items provided...
Dates: 1890s-1910s

Eleanor Buffat launching SS “Knoxville City”

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.
Dates: 1921

Euclid Avenue Baptist Church Sunday School group, 1937

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.

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

Fain Family Papers and Documents (Gift of Kathleen Franklin Todd)

Identifier: MSC 0942
Scope and Contents Fain Family material inherited by Kathleen (Kathy) Franklin Todd. Includes newspapers, record books for the Franklin Bible Class of New Providence Presbyterian Church in Maryville, Tenn., deeds and other legal documents, portraits of Eliza Ruth Moore Fain and George Alexander Fain, the scrapbook of Ollie Lee Fain Franklin (souvenir cards, birthday cards, illustrations, and Confederate States of American $20 bill pasted into back; plus unsigned watercolor), and 1904 pocket business diary of...
Dates: 1860s-1910s

Faulkner Photograph

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

Five cartes-de-visites (CDVs)

Identifier: SPC 1996.007
Scope and Contents Five cartes-de-visites (CDVs), circa 1880s. All taken by T.M. Schleier, Knoxville, Tenn. Margie Hayes as a child (daughter of Margaret Lewis and Judge Henry Hayes, Arkansas) 2 pcs.; Isabella McKenzie (Margie’s nurse when her mother died) 1 pc.; Mr. Thomas Lewis (Margie’s uncle) 1 pc.; Lizzie Lewis (Margie’s aunt) 1 pc.
Dates: ca. 1880s

Fountain City Grammar School composite

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

Fountain City Heritage Collection (includes photographs) (via Dr. Jim Tumblin).

Identifier: MSC 0595
Scope and Contents Photographs of Central High School, Fountain City, Tenn. -One 8x10” undated group picture (outside); -10x14” photographs by Thompson of Class of [19]38 (3 copies), Class of [19]41 (3 copies), Class of [19]42 (3 copies), Class of [19]43 (3 copies), Class of [19]44 (1 copy), Class of [19]48 (3 copies). -Original E. J. Graves photograph of the [G. W. Ross] house on Broadway. Mounted (corner and upper center broken). -Copy of scanned 1903 plat map of property of Howard Karnes. -“Walking Tour of...
Dates: 1938-1956

Four generations, Blount County, Tenn.

Identifier: SPC 2013.002
Scope and Contents SPC 2013.002 Four generations, three ways. Typed ID on back. Includes Vinson, Bond, Tipton, Kidd, and Hicks family members. Photograph belonged to W. E. Parham. All subjects alive and in Blount County, Tenn, February 3, 1896. About 7.5 x 7.75” sepia, 1 pc.
Dates: 1896

Framed photograph of Amelia Gillespie Fain, 1794-1864; Framed photograph of John Fain, 1778-1852

Identifier: PC 0010
Scope and Contents Framed photograph of Amelia Gillespie Fain, 1794-1864; Framed photograph of John Fain, 1778-1852 (gift of Mary N. Fain)
Dates: nineteenth century

Framed photograph of Mrs. G. W. Ross, 1827-1915; Funeral ribbon of G.W. Ross, 1891

Identifier: PC 0011
Scope and Contents Framed photograph of Mrs. G. W. Ross (1827-1915) and funeral ribbon of G. W. Ros (1891) (photographs, artifacts)
Dates: 1891

Frank L. Youse portrait

Identifier: SPC 2020.029
Scope and Contents Frank L. Youse portrait

Front: Black-and-white portrait of Frank L. Youse at Camp Poland. Man seated in chair in front of tent.

Back: Handwritten inscription “Compliments of Frank L. Youse to Katherine Kern Aug. 6, 1898. Knoxville Tenn. “Camp Life”
Dates: 1898

French’s School

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

Full-length portrait of unidentified standing man, holding a hat and umbrella

Identifier: SPC 2017.003
Scope and Contents Full-length portrait of unidentified standing man, holding a hat and umbrella (ca.. 1890). “East Tenn. Photo Car, M. F. Timmerman, Manager.” 1 pc. Sepia About 4 x 5.5” on 4.25 x 6.5” mat.
Dates: ca. 1890

Gem sized tintype of Silas Whaley

Identifier: SPC 2014.018
Scope and Contents Gem sized tintype of Silas Whaley, Sevier County, Tenn. 1885-1901. 3/4” x 1” In small cut matte with pencil label. Seller identifies Silas as the son of John B. and Olive Theodocia (Bradley) Whaley. 1 tintype in matte.
Dates: 1880s

Gene Foster Dunn Photographs

Identifier: SPC 1996.022
Scope and Contents Hamilton National Bank, Knoxville, Tenn (1937 exterior, Thompson’s # A-3356 A1; employees and officers, 1937, Thompson’s #A-3329 A1, ID on back of photograph; 1942 interior Thompson’s # 11554 A5); “Gordon C. Greene” paddle boat and Knoxville skyline, 1937. B&W 8 x 10”
Dates: 1937-1942

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

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

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

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 at Opening for exhibit featuring Tennessee artists at National Museum of Women in the Arts

Identifier: SPC 2020.026
Scope and Contents Group portrait at Opening for exhibit featuring Tennessee artists at National Museum of Women in the Arts. Left to right: unknown, Patricia Neal, Al Gore, Tipper Gore, Mary Costa, Patricia Howard. December 3, 1993.

Includes article from Knoxville News-Sentinel about opening.
Dates: 1993

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

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

Helen Turner at Rugby, Tenn.

Identifier: SPC 1995.010
Scope and Contents Helen Turner at Rugby, Tenn. Ca. late 1940s-1950s. B&W snapshot
Dates: ca. 1940s-1950s

Herbert Hitch Collection (Photographs)

Identifier: SPC 2000.001
Scope and Contents Tintype and 5x7” copy photograph of Christopher Columbus Hitch (8-23-1847 to 2-8-1900); Lula Mackie (Brakebill & McCoy photographers); Herbert Taylor Hitch, Sr. (4-13-1889 to Aug. 4,1974) at desk; color snapshot of Mr. and Mrs. Herbert Taylor Hitch, Sr. (Mata Newton Hitch), ca. 1960; Margaret Angeline Taylor Dooley with her family on her 80th birthday. May 11, 1901. Knoxville. 2 copies (5x7 and 8x10) (+ 1967 copy negative) ID sheet; 80th birthday celebration of Margaret Angeline Taylor...
Dates: 1880-1970

Highland Avenue School

Identifier: SPC 2007.006
Scope and Contents Highland Avenue School (later named Van Gilder School), 6th grade class, taken at the back door of the school, ca. 1912. Front row, 4th from left (in white shirt)--Russell Briscoe. Names of students written in pencil on the back of the photograph. 5x7” sepia print glued to 8x10” black backing.
Dates: ca. 1912

Holbrook Normal College and Fountain City College

Identifier: SPC 2007.002
Scope and Contents Holbrook Normal College 1. Large white frame building [Ladies Hall], labeled on back ‘Fountain City.’ 9.75x7” image on matte. Faded sepia. 2. ‘Fountain City College.’ J.E. Story, photographer, Knoxville, Tenn. Brick bldg. with people in front of it and in windows. 8.25x6.5” image on matte. sepia. 3. ‘Fountain City College. N.A. Little.’ int. view of library. Pencil note with arrow ‘Dad.’ 9.5x7.25” Faded sepia. 4. Fountain City College. Ida & Miss Lourina Franklin, N.A. Little.’ Group...
Dates: 1890s