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Hugh Wheeler Sanford Papers.

 Collection
Identifier: MSC 0005
Scope and Contents Papers of Hugh Wheeler Sanford (1879-1961), an industrialist, inventor, financier, and author. Papers date from 1886-1963. He was the son of Edward Jackson and Emma Chavannes Sanford, graduated from Harvard University in 1900, returned to live in Knoxville. He was board chairman of Sanford-Day Iron Works and the Knoxville Metal Products Company and was a director of Fidelity Bankers Trust Company, Kimballs, Inc., Sanford Realty Company, and Manufacturers Acceptance Corporation. During World...
Dates: 1886-1963

Major Robert B. Reynolds Pay Master’s Book, 1855-1864, and Reynolds family manuscript genealogy scrapbook (Gift of Mrs. Charles Rader) (scrapbooks).

 Collection
Identifier: MSC 0807
Scope and Contents

Major Robert B. Reynolds Pay Master’s Book, 1855-1864, and Reynolds family manuscript genealogy scrapbook 2 volumes.

Dates: 1855-1864

Penelope Johnson Allen “Family Scrapbook.” (scrapbooks)

 Collection
Identifier: PAS 0137
Scope and Contents The original scrapbooks were compiled by Penelope Johnson Allen. These were photocopied and bound in 4 alphabetical volumes available on library shelves. Additional photocopy is in boxes with the original volumes, which are quite fragile. Penelope Johnson Allen (1886-1985) was a native of Chattanooga, Tenn. She graduated from Chattanooga High School in 1904 and attended Mrs. Starrett’s School in Chicago, and Western College at Oxford, Ohio. After college, she was a newspaper reporter in...
Dates: 1936