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American Association of University Women (AAUW) Collection, Knoxville Branch

 Collection
Identifier: MSC 0310
Scope and Contents The first meeting of the Southern Association of College Women in Knoxville was held in the summer of 1903. In the spring of 1921 the organization affiliated with the American Association of College Women (AAUW) and the first meeting held as the Knoxville Branch of the American Association of College Women was held on May 3, 1921. Records of the organization include folders on the chapter's history and its centennial celebration in 2003; minutes, 1903-1982; membership/dues cards; Study Group...
Dates: 1903 - 2008

American Legion scrapbook, 1920s (scrapbooks)

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Identifier: PAS 0172
Scope and Contents

Newspaper clippings about American Legion, many dated and identified.

Dates: 1925

Bert Vincent “Strolling” Scrapbook.

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Identifier: PAS 0032
Scope and Contents

Scrapbooks of Bert Vincent’s newspaper column “Strolling,” clipped without dates. Bert Vincent (1896-1974) was a regular newspaper columnist with the Knoxville News Sentinel from 1929 until his death.

Dates: undated

Carl Knoedler Scrapbooks, ca. 1925-1928.

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Identifier: MSC 0088
Scope and Contents

Scrapbooks of mostly newspaper clippings of articles written by Carl Knoedler, who was a reporter for a Chattanooga newspaper and later drama critic for the Knoxville Journal. One scrapbook covers ca. 1925-1926, the second scrapbook covers ca, 1927-1928.

Dates: 1925-1928

Democratic politics scrapbook, 1940. (scrapbooks)

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Identifier: PAS 0177
Scope and Contents

Newspaper clippings glued into scrapbook (some loose); include dates and source information for the majority of the clippings.

Dates: 1940

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

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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

Frederick S. Heiskell Scrapbook

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Identifier: PAS 0026
Scope and Contents

The Frederick. S. Heiskell Scrapbook contains political clippings, also a broadside by Heiskell & Brown, printers of the “Knoxville Register,” of the Mecklenburg Declaration of 1775.

Dates: 19th century

F.S. Heiskell scrapbook of clippings (scrapbooks)

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Identifier: PAS 0181
Scope and Contents

Newspaper clippings (primarily New York papers) pasted into scrapbook. Very few dates or source identifications. Pasted under subject headings: “Anecdotes - Amusing, Wit, Etc.” “Poetry - Humorous, Etc.” “Poetry - Moral and Select” “Historical” “Stories - Romantic, Etc.” “Remarkable” “Religious, Moral, Etc.” “Statistics” “Scientific” “About Statesmen, Etc.” “Cures - Household Affairs, Recipes, Etc.” “Miscellaneous” “Political” “Piscatory”

Dates: 1876 - 1898

George R. Dempster Scrapbooks.

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Identifier: PAS 0012
Scope and Contents

Scrapbooks1940s-1954 (some gaps), mostly newspaper clippings.

Dates: 1940 - 1954

Helms Ledger/Scrapbook, Morristown, Tenn., 1882-1891.

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Identifier: MM.2018.001
Scope and Contents

At front of volume “Ledger No.1” later in text “Ledger No. 2”. Clippings from the Morristown Gazette 1890 and undated, glued over pages of the ledger. Two loose photographs of John E. Helms (both printed); Morristown P. O. List, ca. 1886-1891, pp. 64-68; handwritten poetry pp. 70-72 + fragment of printed picture of young woman; “Tortures of Love” p. 74; “Subscriptions to the Gazette” pp. 80-84. (no date)- 1 scrapbook with torn paper cover at front, missing back cover. ( 13 x 8 inches)

Dates: 1882-1891

Knoxville Automobile Club Scrapbook (1919).

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Identifier: PAS 0132
Scope and Contents

Knoxville Automobile Club Scrapbook (1919). Also contains information about activities of the Good Roads Movement locally and regionally. 1 scrapbook (11 x 8 inches). The Knoxville Automobile Club, founded 1916, was the first generation of what became AAA East Tenn.

Dates: 1919

Korean War Scrapbook.

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Identifier: PAS 0134
Scope and Contents

Korean War Scrapbook, Newspaper clippings, appear to be from the Knoxville News Sentinel 1951

Dates: 1951

Mrs. Amanda Park McTeer scrapbook, 1850s-1890s. (scrapbooks)

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Identifier: PAS 0174
Scope and Contents

Newspaper clippings pasted in scrapbook, most undated. Spine detached. Written in pencil inside front cover “Scrap Book made by Mrs. Amanda (Park) McTeer, Family records, etc.”

Dates: 1880s-1890s

Mrs. Fred C. Breeding Scrapbooks.

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Identifier: PAS 0143
Scope and Contents

Mrs. Fred C. Breeding (Josephine Stone Breeding). Scrapbooks include clippings including poems, local history, Bert Vincent columns “Strolling.” Also Mrs. Breedings newspaper columns “Sidewalks and Country Roads,” “Your World and Mine,” some published in the “Maryville Enterprise.”

Dates: 1947-1977

“Rev. Dr. Ross’ Column” for The Christian Observer by Dr. Frederick A. Ross. (scrapbooks)

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Identifier: MM.1998.023
Scope and Contents

Scrapbook of glued-in newspapers clippings of the column by Dr. Frederick Augustus Ross, D. D. (1796-1883). Some identified as from the Christian Observer (Richmond, Va.). Title of column was “Rev. Dr. Ross’ Column.” Mostly religious and political. Undated. Includes printed copy of December 16, 1868, letter from Dr. Ross, Huntsville, Ala., to Col. John A. McKinney, Rogersville, Tenn.

Dates: undated

Scrapbook of History and Travel Clippings, 1889-1927

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Identifier: PAS 0173
Scope and Contents

Scrapbook of History and Travel Clippings, 1889-1927; two small paintings, photographs, sketches in loose material in the back of the scrapbook

Dates: 1889 - 1927

St. Mary’s Hospital Collection (Gift of John M. Burkhart, MD).

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Identifier: MSC 0317
Scope and Contents Opened on April 22, 1930, St. Mary’s Memorial Hospital was built on Knoxville’s Oak Hill Avenue as the third Catholic hospital established in Tennessee. Through the leadership of the Sisters of Mercy, many landmark additions were made to the hospital over the years including the East Tennessee Cancer Clinic in 1937 and the first cerebral palsy clinic in East Tennessee in 1948. Many notable doctors and staff worked for St. Mary’s over the years including Drs. Herbert Acuff, Jacob Bradsher,...
Dates: 1927-2019

T.A.R. (Thomas Amis Rogers) Nelson Scrapbooks.

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Identifier: PAS 0051
Scope and Contents

Scrapbooks of newspaper clippings kept by T.A.R. Nelson. 19 vols. in 9 boxes. 1843-1872. Mostly political + Legal Scrapbook 1867-1868 donated in 2017.

Dates: 1843-1872

Tyson Middle School Collection (scrapbooks, yearbooks, newspapers).

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Identifier: MSC 0226
Scope and Contents Material from Tyson Junior High School, later Tyson Middle School, Knoxville, Tenn. Collection includes: wooden gavel (made from wood from the Washburn home); scrapbooks, 1938-1939 through 1954-1958, 1976-1977 (some gaps); 3 photographs; copy negatives; Student handbooks, 1955-56 through 1961-62 (some gaps); Yearbooks, (“The General” and other titles) 1967-68 through 1982-83 (some gaps); PTA yearbooks, 1958-59, 1961-62, 1971-72; retirement program for Principal Emma Jean Huddleston, 1984;...
Dates: 1938-1971

William Rule Papers.

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Identifier: MSC 0008
Scope and Contents Papers of William Rule(1839-1928), a newspaper editor, mayor of Knoxville (1873, 1898), and postmaster (1873, 1877) in Knoxville, Tenn. Born in Knox County, Tenn. Married Lucy Anne Maxey in 1858. Worked with William G. Brownlow on Knoxville Whig. Served in Sixth Tennessee Volunteer Regiment, Union Army, 1862-1865. Published Republican newspaper, the Knoxville Chronicle. Founded the Knoxville Journal in 1885, which merged with the Tribune in 1888 to become the Journal and Tribune. Rule was...
Dates: 1860-1927