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Currency Collection.

Identifier: MSC 0052a
Scope and Contents Various types of currency, bank notes, etc., from a variety of sources. $2.00 Ocoee Bank note, 1859 (with picture of Indians in canoe). National Currency $5 bill issued by Park National Bank, 1933 (artifact 95.1.1)--gift of Richard Bellah. 7 Knoxville Iron Co. scrip pcs. and 1 Bank of East Tennessee $2 bill from the Laura Luttrell Papers. Folder 2018.001 City of Knoxville scrip $10.00, blank printed warrants for payment, with printed signature “H. Wood, Director of Finance” issued under...
Dates: 1800s-1900s

Sawyers/McBee Papers.

Identifier: MSC 0531
Scope and Contents The Sawyers-McBee Papers span from 1791 to 1866, including a few undated items, and pertain to the Sawyers, McBee, and Peterson families of East Tennessee. William Sawyers of Corryton, Tennessee was the Union Lieutenant Colonel of the Tennessee 3rd Infantry Regiment, Company K. Ganum McBee was a Confederate private who was married to Nancy Sawyers. Ganum received a head injury at the battle in Newtown in November 1864, and was treated at the Wayside Hospital in Bristol, Tennessee between...
Dates: 1791-1866