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Smoky Mountain Railroad. Knoxville and Sevierville, Tennessee. Time Table No. 5 (Effective 12:01 A.M. Central Time) Monday, July 21, 1947. For the Government and Information of Employees only. F.L. Parks, Superintendent. 1 pc. Ephemera 2013.002a front cover Ephemera 2013.002b inside time table
Solid Train Marble from Knoxville, Tenn. to New York City, 1913 panoramic photograph by Thompson. (Gift of Sonja Jones)
Solid Train Marble from Knoxville, Tenn. to New York City via Southern RY & B.B.O. Ry. 1913 panoramic photograph by James E. Thompson. . Compliments of Southern RY. 1 pc. 55 x 9” In QFL 12.
Photograph album containing pictures of the Southern Railroad trains, tracks, employees, etc., in Ky., Ga., Ala., Tenn., and N.C., 1930s-1940s. Donor’s father was “E” Bennett, who worked for Southern Railroad.
SPC 2017.010.001a Southern Ry Co. Painters and Helpers. Knoxville, Tenn. April 27, 1905. W.K. Brother (written on back). Sepia. 4.5 x 7” mounted on board. 1 pc.
Southern Railway Company. Overtime and Actual Time Worked by D. H. Line operator and C. C. Craig night operator. 11-1907 to 1915? “Southern Railway System--Book of Operating Rules” (April 1943).
Time logged headed Morristown or Knoxville, Southern Railway System.
Southern Railway ledger (employee records) book, 1900-1902. Handwritten Mss. 1 vol. Folio, covers missing. Index of names and employee records. Includes promotions, dismissals, etc. Several main train wrecks noted, including New Market, Tenn., and McCarty’s. Other locations mentioned include Knoxville, Bristol, Atlanta and Asheville. 572 pp. (damage on back pages).
Southern Railway section house, which also housed the Smoky Mountain Railroad depot in Knoxville. 8x10” B&W copy photographs.
Small handwritten notebook with entries for seniority lists for: East Tennessee, Virginia and Georgia Railroad conductors, 1865-1948; train dispatchers; call boys; 1865 to 1948 seniority list of railroad conductors; 1892-1948 seniority list of road trainmen. Entry at front of notebook reads: “1865 to 1948 Seniority List Road Conductors and Trainmen, Knoxville Division, Southern Ry.” 1 vol.
Streetcars last run in Knoxville, Tenn.. August 1, 1947. 14 pcs. in 2 envelopes (5 mounted photograph in SPC 1996.05a; 9 photographs in SPC 1996.05b). B&W 8x10”.
Trustee’s Certificate No 1744 for the Tennessee North Eastern Railroad Company, Forty year, five per cent, first mortgage, gold bond. $100. Includes interest coupons numbers 4-80 (77 total) dating April 1911-April 1949 for $2.50 each to be presented at the office of the Scranton Trust Company in Scranton, Pennsylvania.
Three men in uniform in front of Lonsdale line streetcar, ca. 1909-1918. l-r: Verner M. Johnson, unknown, Motorman Virgil Pollard. 1 pc. Mounted.
Ticket for the 1962 commemorative excursion on The General, a reenactment of the Civil War train ride. (gift of Allen Coggins)
Ticket for the 1962 commemorative excursion on The General reenactment of the Civil War train ride. # 11730. Issued by Louisville & Nashville Railroad, mention historic run of April 12, 1862. Used by Allen Coggins of Oak Ridge and his great uncle Herbert Lucas. 1 ticket. + photocopies of notes by donor.
Letter from W. G. Brownlow, Cincinnati, Ohio, to G. W. Childs, Philadelphia, Penn. Sept. 25, 1863. ALS 1 p. + envelope with stamp. Re: leaving on a government train via Cumberland Gap with family and printing supplies; send bound bundle of Whigs; wife’s sewing machine; battle in Georgia with son James’ regiment of 840 East Tennesseans.
W. H. and J. T. Moffett Papers. New Market, Tenn. 1830s-1880s (Gift of Mr. and Mrs. John Armistead) (Account books).
Genealogical information on the John and Mary Keener Whittle family and their eleven children. A few manuscript items were included with the collection. 14 blue tone photographs (8 x 10”) were removed from the collection and added to Photograph Box 3 (not connected to genealogical research). (subjects of photographs include: Custom House; Knoxville views; Warm Springs, N. C.; Holston River; Austin Springs, Tenn.; Strawberry Plains; East Tennessee, Virginia and Georgia Railroad).
West End Street Railway, Circle Park, Knoxville, Tenn. 1897. Electric car (streetcar) with 5 men, l-r: unknown; Matt Johnson?; J.E. Phelps (died 1904), conductor; unknown; Charles F. Wayland, Motorman. Sepia print, mounted.
William A. D. Pearce receipts and notes, Elizabethton, Tenn., 1849-1884; S. H. Anderson receipt, 1897; Bristol, Elizabethton & North Carolina Railway stock certificate, 1892. (Gift of Robert T. Nance).
William A. D. Pearce receipts and notes, Elizabethton, Carter County, Tenn. 1849-1884. 49 pcs. Receipt to S.H. Anderson, Carter County Trustee. 1897. Re: interest on claims. Bristol, Elizabethton & North Carolina Railway stock certificate to Carter County, Tenn. 1892. 200 shares.
- Subject: Railroads X
- Railroads 45
- Photographs 14
- East Tennessee, Virginia & Georgia Railway/Railroad (ETV&G) 8
- Tennessee History Civil War, 1861-1865 8
- Account books 7
- Street railroads 7
- Knoxville (Tenn.) 6
- Ephemera 4
- Group portraits 4
- Southern Railway (U.S.) 4
- Stock certificates 4
- Business enterprises 3
- Diaries 3
- East Tennessee and Virginia Railroad 3
- Journals 3
- Maps 3
- Newspapers 3
- Temple, Oliver Perry, 1820-1907 3
- Broadsides 2
- Brownlow, William Gannaway, 1805-1877 2 ∧ less
- English 7