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Scrapbooks compiled by Albert Van Gilder of Knoxville. Undated. Ca. 1880s-1910s. 8 volumes. Contains handwritten memories; programs; invitations; clippings and articles; George F. Mellen newspapers columns; stickers, etc.
Includes Henley family Bible, 1869 (includes family records); family pictures; photostats of David Henley documents; land dispute between Carson and Williamson in Monroe County, Tenn.; Arthur Henley estate papers; Samuel Henley documents Charlestown, Mass.; Day book, Chota, 1839-1844; Day Book Pleasant Hills, 1852-1858; Scrapbook; Thomas Henley record book, Chota, 1853, medical visits and accounts; Barclay McGhee fabric from draperies
American Legion Scrapbook, 1920s.
Newspaper clippings about American Legion, many dated and identified.
Barbara Jean Small scrapbook of Valentines, ca. 1930s. (Album in poor condition; cards generally good condition). + 1934 birthday postcard to Barbara Jean Small, Athens, Tenn. + July 26, 1948 membership receipt, Mrs. H. Lynn Small, Athens, Tenn., to Volunteer Electric Cooperative.
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.
Scrapbook (maker unknown) with botanical specimens and handwritten notes with Latin names. 1891-1892.
Brownlow and Latta Collection (William G. Brownlow and George G. Latta scrapbook; 2 journals with names).
William G. Brownlow and George G. Latta scrapbook. Includes newspaper clippings, some printed articles and engravings, several pieces of correspondence. Fannie Brownlow married George G. Latta in 1876. 1 scrapbook (pages loose; very brittle. Interleaved with acid free paper). Also, 2 journals with names and cities, ca. 1894-1904. Theodore Roosevelt written in Sept. 8, 02. Gift of Terri Taylor.
Brownlow School PTA scrapbook, 1955-56; Knoxville Central Council PTA scrapbook, 1929-1930.
Brownlow School PTA scrapbooks and minutes, 1930s-1960s. Box 1: PTA Minutes: 1936-40, 1941-43, 1949-53, 1953-56. PTA Membership List, 1964-65 ‘PTA Now & Then’ Box 2: Treasurer’s Reports: 1929-30, 1939-54 (+ 1 p. 1937) Three check registers Box 3: Scrapbooks: 1934-35, 1935-46, 1947-48, 1953-54.
Butcher Banks Newspaper Clippings, 1982-1986. Scrapbooks.
Scrapbook of Jeannette Williams, former president of Captain Thomas Carter Chapter, Tennessee State Society, National Society Colonial Dames XVII Century.
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.
Carousel Theatre scrapbooks, ca. 1956-1964. Two scrapbooks (both poor condition) containing newspaper clippings, ephemera, and especially letters and drawings from school children. Gift of Ron Allen.
Charles Ducloux (1836-1917) scrapbook (United Confederate Veterans), newspaper clippings on the Civil War, dating from 1886-1895. Includes certificate of valor to Jessie Broyles (African-American), from the U. S. Army, for his service, Greeneville, Tenn. May 23, 1865. (glued to inside cover).
Charles M. Seymour Family Scrapbook [1912-1940]. Missing front cover and perhaps some front pages.
Three scrapbooks compiled by Charlton Karns (1858-1936) documenting his life and career in Knoxville, especially his service as Knoxville City Councilman and city manager in the 1920s and 1930s.
Daughters of the American Revolution (DAR), James White Chapter. Minutes (1926-1943) and scrapbooks.
Scrapbooks include Silver Anniversary scrapbook of James White Chapter, Daughters of the American Revolution. Minutes, 1926-1943; minutes and files, 1962-1982 (incomplete); Panorama photograph ca. 1925 at a boat labeled “Mayflower” (fragile and brittle)
David Riggs Scrapbook, Knox County Sheriff’s Dept.
Democratic Politics Scrapbook, 1940.
Newspaper clippings glued into scrapbook (some loose); include dates and source information for the majority of the clippings.
Photographs (many unidentified) and ephemera of the Dent Mitchell Family. Includes items related to Henry Minor Dent, Sr., Henry Minor Dent, Jr., Dorothy Mitchell Hale, Fannie Hale, and others. Yearbooks (1937, 1938, 1940) from Dobyns-Bennett High School (Kingsport Tenn.) Photographs and ephemera from University of Tennessee and Delta Tau Delta fraternity (1940s). Handwritten 1902 recipe book by Fannie Hale.
Dogwood Arts Festival Scrapbooks. Collection not processed but placed in archival boxes. Inventory is available. Photographs start in 1992. Scrapbooks 1962-1979.