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Abby Crawford Milton Papers.

 Collection
Identifier: MSC 0598
Scope and Contents Abby Crawford Milton Papers--include family material, some suffrage and temperance material. Originally recd. in 13 boxes (now in 11 boxes): 1. Abby Milton--her books, scrapbooks, clippings, certificates, 100th birthday. Boxes 2&3 contained oversize ca. WWII scrapbook and flat package of Q photographs were removed from their boxes. 4. Frances Milton Walker watercolor sketchbooks. 5. Milton Papers, 1880s-1940s. Scrapbooks-Mss. vols. VII. 6. Milton Family correspondence, 1890s-1940s. 7....
Dates: 1880-1990

Athene Circle Collection.

 Collection
Identifier: MSC 0027
Scope and Contents Seven volumes of Athene Circle minute books in one banker’s box; Minutes of the Athenae Literary Club, March 1, 1897-May 7, 1900; Minutes of the Athene Club, Oct. 1, 1900-May 2, 1904; Minutes of the Athene Circle, Oct. 1904-May 20, 1906; Records of the Athene Circle, minutes, Oct. 2, 1916-May 21, 1928; Minutes of the Athene Circle, Oct. 21, 1928-April 17, 1939; Oct. 1, 1939-Dec. 15, 1956; Jan. 7, 1957-May 24, 1970. Four Athene Circle scrapbooks, ca. 1904-1974. One group photograph, May 1910....
Dates: 1897-1997

Boyd-Barton Collection.

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Identifier: MSC 0384
Scope and Contents Boyd-Barton Collection, gift of Betty Tarpy. Contains 4 unidentified tintypes, photographs, papers, 1 glass plate negative, 2 framed photographs (including an unidentified woman in ruff and small cap), 2 photograph albums, 1 album of art cards, 4 scrapbooks, and The Journal and Tribune, May 17, 1909. An inventory and a list of photographs in the albums are available. Includes: Margaret McCalla’s book of “Themes,” Alvin Barton Tribute in 1901 Tennessee University Magazine, Susan H. Boyd...
Dates: 1882-1928

Chapman Drug Company Scrapbook, 1880-1985 (Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Dwight Kessel). (scrapbooks)

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Identifier: PAS 0088
Scope and Contents Scrapbook of photographs and printed material on the Chapman Drug Company, 1880-1985. Includes information on Pleasant Ridge, Tenn.; Kingsport, Tenn.; Ironton, Ohio; Chattanooga, Tenn.; Charleston, WV; Knoxville, Tenn. Includes photographs of buildings; photograph of Congressman John Duncan, 9-22-1958; telegram from U. S. Senator Howard Baker, 7-14-1980; letter from Governor Lamar Alexander, 7-22-1980. (in album with ‘magnetic’ pages). Also: A Century of Service, 1880-1980. Booklet on Chapman...
Dates: 1880-1985

Dent/Mitchell Family Collection

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Identifier: MSC 0955
Scope and Contents 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.
Dates: 1880 - 1949

Dogwood Arts Festival Scrapbooks + photographs and slides.

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Identifier: PAS 0062
Scope and Contents Dogwood Arts Festival Scrapbooks. Collection not processed but placed in archival boxes. Inventory is available. Photographs start in 1992. Scrapbooks 1962-1979.
Dates: 1992-2002

Earnest Scrapbook.

 Collection
Identifier: MM.1981.126
Scope and Contents Scrapbook of newspaper clippings pasted in book (National Bank Act, 1890). Clippings include: Tate L. and Felix Earnest families; Mrs. W. G. Brownlow; Billy Sunday, Sen. Edward Carmack, etc.; Carmack for Governor button; two photographs (in Photograph Box 1) --Home Guard with Joseph Albert Ahler and W. T. Webb grocery store.
Dates: 1890-1930

E.E. Patton Collection.

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Identifier: MSC 0129
Scope and Contents Collection contains the writings of E. E. Patton, speeches, personal papers, newspaper articles, and other publications. Writings include the subjects Knoxville and Knox County, Tenn. Collection also includes material of his wife, Lula Smith Patton; photographs; Sawyer genealogy; Patton family manuscripts; correspondence; Civil War manuscripts; autographs; diary of E. E. Patton re: Tennessee state legislature; William G. Brownlow correspondence, 1840-1874; Col. John B. Brownlow correspondence,...
Dates: 1840-1961

Ellen McClung Berry Papers--Gift of Betty Yeary.

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Identifier: MSC 0260
Scope and Contents The first box of this collection consists of photographs, newspaper clippings, and documents relating to Belcaro, which was Ellen McClung’s family home. The rest of the collection consists of documents, correspondence, photographs, scrapbooks, and newspaper clippings relating to the life and interests of Ellen McClung Berry and her family. Her interest in historic preservation is reflected in material on Glenmore Mansion, Ramsey House, the Old Deery Inn and the Association for the Preservation...
Dates: 1928-1980

George F. Barber Collection

 Collection
Identifier: MSC 0353
Scope and Contents George F. Barber Collection Inventory, available. Scope: Personal and business papers, correspondence, photographs, patent documents, and writings of George F. Barber and his architectural firms. Collection contains original drawings, sketches, studies, scrapbooks, artifacts, house plans, original illustrated catalogues published by George F. Barber and Co., Barber & Kluttz, and Barber & Boardman, original letterhead and related papers, and information about Barber Houses, collectibles,...
Dates: 1874 - 1913

James H. Polhemus Collection.

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Identifier: MSC 0261
Scope and Contents James H. Polhemus Collection-Mascot, Tenn. Includes material on the American Zinc Company of Tennessee and the community of Mascot in Knox County, Tenn. The collection includes: photographs; slides; 1919 American Zinc Company of Tennessee Labor Report for 1919; Mascot fish trap data, 1921-1923; Miner Notes, August 1963; Catherine Arthur Memorial Library scrapbook; [Library] guest book, 1952-1965; Mascot Community Club minutes, April 1927-April 1929; artifacts (American Zinc Co. Farms dairy...
Dates: 1919-1965

Julia Bennett (Mrs. John Armistead) American Library Association (ALA), Washington Office, Scrapbook and Papers. (scrapbooks)

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Identifier: PAS 0139
Scope and Contents Scrapbook with photographs and clippings and papers re: American Library Association (ALA), Washington DC office. Jullia Bennett (later Mrs. John Armistead) was director of the ALA Washington Office.
Dates: 1957 - 1970

Knoxville Garden Club Collection.

 Collection
Identifier: MSC 0306
Scope and Contents Knoxville Garden Club Collection. Includes: papers, no date, 1930-1998 and as received (including copies of club newsletter “Seedlings”); member profiles, photographs & slides, no date, 1996-2001 & as recd.; yearbooks, 1930-2008 and as recd. (complete except for missing 1932 and 2003/04); Bulletins of the Garden Club of America, 1974-1981 and as recd.; scrapbooks, 1968 to 1992-98 and as recd.
Dates: 1930-2008

Lockett Collection (World War I Scrapbook).

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Identifier: PAS 0038
Scope and Contents World War I scrapbook; information on the first airplane in Knoxville, Tenn., 1921; photographs; miscellaneous programs. Ten photographs and newspaper clippings were sent by Mrs. Bonsal via Bob Van Deventer on January 26, 1984. They were added to the collection in separate folders. The bottle used by Margaret Lockett to christen Knoxville’s first airplane. Includes photographic postcard of Mrs. Percy Lockett, ca. 1910 or 1911 Appalachian Exposition held in Knoxville, Tenn. Mrs. Percy Lockett...
Dates: 1910-1921

Mabry and Charlton Papers.

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Identifier: MSC 0238
Scope and Contents Correspondence of three generations of the Charlton, Mabry, and Hazen families, Knoxville. 1832, 1854-1940. Also included are business papers, scrapbooks, and ledgers. A supplemental accession was made by Ronald R. Allen on December 30, 1993, which was incorporated into the collection.
Dates: 1832-1940

Mae Lynn Collection.

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Identifier: MSC 0583
Scope and Contents Mae Lynn Collection: includes photographs, receipts, postcards, stampless entires/covers, stamps, and ephemera. Listing with collection. + scrapbook of Spanish-American War clippings. Photographs include: Mae Lynn; Smith School in Kodak, 1902; Cherokee Knitting Mills on Baxter Avenue, 1925; Beech Springs School, 1912-1915; Grey Eagle steamboat; Aluminum Company of America WWII snapshot.
Dates: 1912-1925

Mary Katherine Dulin papers, school scrapbook, and artifacts. Gift of William Kristopher Kendrick.

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Identifier: MSC 0674
Scope and Contents Papers and artifacts of Mary Katherine Dulin (Mrs. Clifford Folger), her school scrapbook (Finch School, 1920s and Miss Beard’s School), travel mementoes, photographs, condolence letters re: her father’s death, some small artifacts of H. L. Dulin. The personal letters and diaries were not donated to the McClung Collection. The Mary Katherine Dulin Collection consists primarily of school mementos and personal sewing and art supplies with some photographs, publications, and items related to her...
Dates: 1910s-1940s

Mascot Community Club Collection.

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Identifier: MSC 0764
Scope and Contents Mascot Community Club scrapbooks, 1947-48 through 1974-75 ; two scrapbooks from 8th grade at Mascot School “The Hilltop,” 1955-56, 1956-57; 1956 booklet on remodeling of Catherine Arthur Library; plaques and awards; photographs, papers, reports and minutes, 1947-1975; ribbons (awards), including TVA&I Fair, 1947-1964 (some gaps).
Dates: 1947-1975

Mrs. G.K. Walters Scrapbook.

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Identifier: PAS 0034
Scope and Contents Scrapbook of Mrs. G.K. Walters (Anne Stafford) of Knoxville. Contains: photographs of Mr. and Mrs. G. K. Walters, friends, World War I pictures, airplane snapshots; calling cards; clippings; Girl Scout material; postcards (Detroit; Chicago Worlds Fair); Opti-Mrs. yearbook (Knoxville), 1947-1948; Murphy College (Sevierville) grade report for Anne Stafford, 1912; Central High School (Knoxville) graduation invitation and program, 1916; Kiwanis and Knoxville Business Men’s Club photographic...
Dates: 1912-1985

Rotary Club of Knoxville Collection.

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Identifier: MSC 0594
Scope and Contents Records of the Rotary Club of Knoxville (commonly called the “Downtown Rotary Club”) Includes: Box 1 former member files & scholarship receipts: 2 former president files and former member files; 3 former member files; 4 old directories and photographs; 5 History of Knoxville Club, pt. 1; 6 History of Knoxville Club, pt. 2; 7 Roll Books, early 1960s-late 1980s; 8 minutes of the Board of Directors, 1942-1994; 9 Rotary International History 50 Years of Service, Knox. minutes 1970s-1980s; 10...
Dates: 1915-2015

Ruth Davis Scrapbook.

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Identifier: PAS 0003
Scope and Contents Scrapbook of Miss Ruth Davis, ca. 1912-1914. Includes snapshots, programs, calling cards, autographs, etc. Mostly about Virginia Intermont College, Bristol, Va., and a few Knoxville items.
Dates: 1912-1914

Sallie McDowell Moffett (Mrs. John T. Moffett) Papers, 1832-1916). Gift of Mr. and Mrs. John Armistead. (photographs, scrapbooks).

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Identifier: MSC 0788
Scope and Contents Correspondence between Sallie McDowell Moffett and her husband John T. (Tom) Moffett. 1832-1916. Includes letters during their courtship and during the Civil War (John T. Moffett was a Sgt. in Capt. Lynch’s Artillery, CSA). Letters include home life, family, military camp life and details of battles, some correspondence with other family members, business papers, church matters. About 450 letters. (118 folders in 3 boxes). Box 4 has family photographs, including Photograph of John Thomas...
Dates: 1832-1916

Taylor Family Photograph Albums and Scrapbooks (Gift of Laura H. Henson and Gage H. Acuff)

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Identifier: MSC 0871
Scope and Contents One box of Taylor photograph albums and scrapbooks including the following: 7 photograph albums; 2 postcard albums; 4 scrapbooks including one labeled “Historical Scraps, F.W. Taylor, Jr.” ; and 22 loose photographs including 1 carte de visite of Lloyd Branson.
Dates: 1850-1930

Tennessee Valley Fair (TVA&I Fair) (Tennessee Valley Agricultural & Industrial Fair Collection.

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Identifier: MSC 0875
Scope and Contents Materials from the Tennessee Valley A&I Fair (Tennessee Valley Agricultural & Industrial Fair) (later Tennessee Valley Fair). Includes: scrapbooks, 1934-1985 (25 boxes) , posters, files, plaques, photographs (1 box from 1960s, 3 boxes from 1980s). 11 boxes of slides, photographs, proofs from Meet Me At The Fair by Steve Ash (+ negatives), duplicate publications. Large flat box includes Appalachian Exposition stock certificate and fair posters. + oversize B&W aerial photograph of...
Dates: 1930s-1980s

“The Scrapbooks of Martha Lanier Graham.”

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Identifier: PAS 0081
Scope and Contents “The Scrapbooks of Martha Lanier Graham.” Chattanooga area. Box 1 Scrapbook (Clippings 1920s-1930s) Scrapbook (Clippings, photographs 1930s) Photograph Album (Family photographs 1950s-1990s) Boxes 2-6 contain family photograph albums featuring international travels. Other materials in boxes 7 & 8 include: Photograph: Delta female employees?; Floyd Graham Memorial Record, March 20, 1987; Girls’ Preparatory School, Chattanooga, Tenn. “Kaleidoscope” 1927; Photograph: IBM Customer Executive...
Dates: 1920-1990

W. H. Kephart Scrapbook

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Identifier: PAS 0011
Scope and Contents Scrapbook compiled by W.H. Kephart, Knoxville, Tenn., ca. 1870s-1910s. Contains newspaper clippings (mostly about Knoxville and local citizens); ephemera; photographs; and handwritten notes. Subject index at front of volume + loose handwritten index of people pictured. Appalachian Exposition ribbon, p. 175.
Dates: 1870 - 1920

Walter W. “Judd” Mynatt Collection. Gift of Mrs. Martha M. Dean.

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Identifier: MSC 0791
Scope and Contents Twelve scrapbooks (in 6 boxes) of Knoxville Service Director, City Manager, and Mayor Walter W. Mynatt, 1922-1941; photographs (some copy photographs) of Knoxville, Henley Street Bridge, and the original McGhee Tyson Airport building. Includes 5 historic photographs by C. Kinzel and a color print of the Knoxville city flag; personal and political papers; small artifacts.
Dates: 1920s-1940s

William C. George scrapbooks of Tennessee Valley Authority (TVA) clippings, maps, photographs and publications. (Gift of Gayle Harvey)

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Identifier: PAS 0147
Scope and Contents William C. George scrapbooks of Tennessee Valley Authority (TVA) clippings, maps, photographs and publications. Three 3-ring binders. Includes: “TVA Program in text and pictures from the Architectural Forum”; clippings (1950s-1960s); navigation charts / maps; photographs from various dam projects including Wilson Dam, Pickwick, Norris, Hiwassee, Chickamauga, Watauga.
Dates: 1950s-1960s

Works Progress Administration (W. P. A.) scrapbook by Nell S. Hendrix.

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Identifier: PAS 0046
Scope and Contents Scrapbook of photographs of Works Progress Administration (W. P. A.) projects, ca. 1935-1943. Compiled by Nell S. Hendrix (June 1943, Knoxville, Tenn.). Snapshots include W. P. A. projects such as roads, bridges, buildings, football stadium in Bristol, Tenn. Detailed captions on back of pictures.
Dates: 1935 - 1943