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Identifier: SPC 2018.019
Scope and Contents Photograph of Joseph Cullen Root (1844-1913) founder of the Woodmen of the World (1890)
Identifier: SPC 2019.051
Scope and Contents Childhood photograph of Mary Isabel Thompson Adair (1886-1945) (m. Charles A. Shipe) Buried in Washington Presbyterian Church, Knox County)
Dates: ca. 1892
Identifier: SPC 2007.011
Scope and Contents Photograph of Mary Jane Spangler Green (ca. 1825- ca. 1916) Civil War widow and self-identified weaver living in the Lost Creek section of Union County. The Museum has a quilt that she made.
Identifier: SPC 1997.018
Scope and Contents Photograph of sketched side portrait of Charles McClung. Knaffl & Brakebill. 3 1/2x5” oval, B&W, mounted, in cover. “Rembrandt Proof.”
Identifier: SPC 2018.005
Scope and Contents Photographic negatives of Archie Campbell (taken by?) (envelope says Brand Edmonds 1-85). B&W, 35 mm (5 Print File sheets) and 120 mm. (5 Print File sheets).
Identifier: SPC 2019.035
Scope and Contents Approximately 11x14” sepia photographic portraits of Mr. and Mrs. Peter Staub. Each framed in simple matching wood frames. Photographs by McCrary & Branson. 2 pcs.
Dates: ca. 1895
Identifier: SPC 1997.007
Scope and Contents Photographic postcard of three men in automobile, Chilhowee Park, Knoxville, Tenn. Ca. 1911 or 1913. L-r: Unknown, Cary Spence, Lawrence D. Tyson. (McClung made neg. July 1997)
Dates: ca. 1911
Identifier: SPC 1997.017
Scope and Contents 35 mm B&W copy negatives (6 strips) (and photocopied sheets of copied snapshots) of pictures taken by Drury Edgar Webb of Knoxville scenes, houses, businesses, people, circa 1910.
Dates: ca. 1910
Identifier: Artifact 2011.004
Scope and Contents Portrait of Adelia Armstrong by Lloyd Branson.
Identifier: QSPC 2014.003
Scope and Contents Oversized, undated photograph of Bertha Walburn Clark (1882-1972). 13 x 19.5” on board backing. 1 pc.
Identifier: SPC 1997.019
Scope and Contents Portrait of Brigadier General Lawrence D. Tyson, of 59th Brigade and 50th (“Old Hickory”) Division, U.S.A. Photographed October 14, 1917. Knaffl & Brakebill. Sepia, image area 6 1/5 x 9”.
Identifier: QSPC 1997.002
Scope and Contents Portrait of Calvin Morgan McClung. By Knaffl & Brakebill, Knoxville, Tenn.. In presentation folder.
Identifier: QSPC 2002.003
Scope and Contents B&W / sepia photographic portrait of Eli Baxter and wife taken by Branson Studio, Gay Street, ca. 1900. 16 x 19”. (silver deterioration; mounted on Branson board).
Dates: circa 1900
Identifier: QSPC 2020.005
Scope and Contents This original photographic print by the Knoxville studio of Knaffl & Brakebill (signed in pencil at lower right) is a portrait of siblings Emma Farrand Agee (1912-1982) and James Rufus Agee (1909-1955), circa 1915. The fragile print is torn across James’ face. “Mrs. Jas Agee” written in pencil on reverse.
Dates: circa 1915
Identifier: QSPC 2003.001
Scope and Contents B&W photographic portrait of Mrs. Amanda White McTeer taken by Edith Rose (signed on front). Mounted on dirty & torn board. Photograph is 10.5 x 13.5”
Identifier: QSPC 2003.002
Scope and Contents Printed photographic portrait of Robert L. Taylor with printed quote “His Ambition” underneath portrait. Sepia. Image area 10.5 x 13.5.” Copyrighted 1913 by the Bob Taylor Publishing Company.
Identifier: SPC 2016.020
Scope and Contents 1 black-and-white portrait of Knoxville inventor Weston Fulton by knaffl & Brakebill of Knoxville, mounted in oversize folder (labelled “Mezzotone Print)
Identifier: SPC 2019.085
Scope and Contents The book contains 24 portraits and one scene of a farming village. Many of the portraits have the photographer’s mark “J. Jeanneret -- Montreux” At least one marked “Photographie F. de Jongh -- Entre deux villes Vevey” The photo cards were not removed from the album to determine if others are marked with different photographer marks. Some pages labeled “Emma Tauxe” , “Uncle Henry” , “Louis or Charles” There is no indication of when the pages were marked or by whom. The village scene is labeled...
Identifier: SPC 2018.015
Scope and Contents Portrait photograph of Howard Baker (color)
Identifier: QSPC 2002.005
Scope and Contents Two photographic portraits of Dr. Herbert Acuff (died 1951), Knoxville physician. One portrait about 8x10” sepia toned portrait by Fabian Bachrach, Boston. In mat and presentation folder. Second photograph is sepia, 12.5 x 15.5”. Dr. Acuff from side angle, holding A Surgeon’s World (book). Separated from mat backing, signed (unreadable). Housed in 2 folders.
Identifier: SPC 1995.013
Scope and Contents Portraits of young boys in fancy dress clothing: Percy Jones Warwick (age 5, Nov. 17) in jacket with knickers; Clarence Lafayette Warwick (age 4, Nov.? 4) in Little Lord Fauntleroy style outfit). Both by Brakebill & McCoy, Knoxville, Tenn..
Identifier: SPC 1996.023
Scope and Contents Copy photographs of: group of postmen on the steps of the old Post Office and Custom House, Knoxville, Tenn (ID on back, with two Gossetts); Erastus Gossett in postman’s uniform with son Dewey in his mail bag. May 2, 1901. 4x6” sepia tone copy prints. ID in envelope.
Identifier: Prints Portraits
Scope and Contents Prints: Portraits of East Tennesseans. Mostly original prints taken from printed sources.
Dates: 19th century - 20th century
Identifier: PC 0108
Scope and Contents 5x7” negatives + prints (made in ETHC darkroom) of prominent Knoxvillians (Dr. Herbert Acuff; City Managers, Knoxville, 1936 includes James Elmore; Col. Claude Reeder; Price Family; Miss Edith Wise; Judd Mynatt; Dutch Fanz; L.M.G. Baker; Mr. and Mrs. George Ohler).
Identifier: SPC 2016.003
Scope and Contents David Crockett Born at Limestone Aug. 17, 1786. McCrary & Branson. Reproduction of drawing of Davy Crockett. On back: McCrary & Branson Photograph & Portrait Artists. No. 130 Gay St. Knoxville, Tenn. 4.25 x 6.5” 1 pc.
Identifier: SPC 2009.006
Scope and Contents SPC 2009.006.001 Rev. Mrs. V.R. Robinson, Evangelist, Newport, Tenn. SPC 2009.006.002 unidentified building SPC 2009.006.003 unidentified man SPC 2009.006.004 unidentified woman SPC 2009.006.005, 006, and 007 single portraits of unidentified women SPC 2009.004 and 007 have a note on the back:’ photo found during demolition of Black church and school in Scuffle Town, Hots Springs, N.C., during the 1970s.’
Dates: ca. 1900s
Scope and Contents Rhoda Campbell Morgan Williams Letters to her sons, 1864-1865. 1. Letter from Rhoda Williams, Knoxville, April 13, 1864, to son Jimmie in New Jersey. ALS 4 pp. (2 pcs., tape damage) 2. Letter from Rhoda Williams, Knoxville, June 28, 1864, to son Jimmie in New Jersey. ALS 4 pp. (2 pcs.) 3. Letter from Col John Williams, Knoxville, June 28, 1864, to son Jimmie in New Jersey. ALS 2 pp. (2 pcs.) 4. Letter from Rhoda Williams, Knoxville, March 27, 1865, to son Jimmie in New Jersey. ALS 4 pp. (1 pc.)...
Identifier: SPC 2019.084
Scope and Contents Printed on board front: “Large family groups and pictures of residences a specialty.” and “W. E. Singleton, Photographer, 257 Gay St., Knoxville, Tenn.” Written on back: “ Ridgedale “Sulphur Springs” Showing hotel from the east side. Coal Creek Sept 9th, 1892”
Identifier: SPC 2010.005
Scope and Contents SPC 2010.005.001 John Cruze Galvanized Iron & Tin Work. 419 S. Gay Street, Knoxville, Tenn. Faded & torn from backing. 7.5 x 5.75”. SPC 2010.005.002 G. W. Romines in [streetcar] conductor uniform. Blake Studio, Knoxville, Tenn. Sepia; postcard backing. About 3x5”. SPC 2010.005.003 Howard & Ruth [Romines?]. Sepia; postcard backing. About 3x5”. SPC 2010.005.004 Unidentified group, probably a school group. Holding sign: 1927 Sept. 7. Sepia, 8 x 10”.
Identifier: QSPC 1997.004
Scope and Contents First boy choir of St. John’s Episcopal Church, Knoxville, Tenn. Ca. 1895. Some IDs taped on back.
Dates: circa 1895
- Subject: Portraits X
- Photographs 161
- Portraits 142
- Group portraits 82
- Schools 23
- Children 20
- Women 20
- Knoxville (Tenn.) 17
- Uniforms 17
- Cartes de visite (CDVs) 11
- Dwellings 11
- Military personnel 10
- African Americans 9
- Events 8
- Tennessee History Civil War, 1861-1865 7
- Business enterprises 6
- Clubs and organizations 6
- Politicians 6
- Artifacts 5
- Families 5
- Art 4 ∧ less
- English 28
- No linguistic content; Not applicable 5