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Identifier: MSC 0401
Scope and Contents Farm and store account book for A. J. Kyker, Mint, Tenn., Blount County. Farm, store, and mill accounts ca. 1918-1928. Contains entries for mill, sawmill, mules, livestock. Also one 1819 manuscript page of accounts labeled “Dandridge”
Dates: 1819; 1918-1928
Identifier: MSC 0446
Scope and Contents Tenn., Blount Co.(?) General Store ledger, June 1925 thru March 1930. Positive name and location not stated in book, but quick search shows that most of these folks were Blount Co., Greenback, Loudon, Sweetwater residents. Some names are: Lebow, Henman, Sing, Taylor, Callahan, Goodin, Brackett, Grigsby, Singleton, Ballard, Foster, Tipton, Bert Allen, Stipes, Tucker, Neely, Swaggerty, Bell, Williams, McClure, Doc Duncan, McInturf, Malcolm, Henry, Goins, House, Hitch, and a host of others, some...
Account book from unidentified East Tennessee business [Campbell County, Tenn.?]. 1839-1842. (account books)
Scope and Contents Account book from unidentified East Tennessee business [Campbell County, Tenn.?]. 1839-1842. 1 volume (158 pp.). Includes index of accounts/customer’s names in front of volume.
Account book from unidentified store, 1912-1917, with farm accounts from 1920s-1930s. Gift of Sue Parton. (account books)
Identifier: MSC 0611
Scope and Contents Account book from unidentified store, 1912-1917, with farm accounts from 1920s-1930s. Found in an estate sale.
Scope and Contents Personal account book of Annie Lou Stokes Adams (1869-1951) while living in Greenville, Tenn. with her husband, Thomas Tunstall Adams (1859-1940) Includes household expenses (food, clothing, and household items), detailed listing of materials and prices for a wedding dress. “Arithmetical Tables” chart pasted in back of book gives informational tables on English money, Multiplication, Weights and Measures - including measurements for apothecaries, avoirdupois, paper, coal, cloth, wine, and ale...
Dates: 1890 - 1891
Identifier: MSC 0112
Scope and Contents Account books of Abraham Looney, Blountville, Tenn., 1814-1816 and Blountville, 1814-1820.
Account books of Knoxville architects Joseph F. Baumann and brother A. B. Baumann, ca. 1879-1887, 1885-1890 (account books)
Identifier: MSC 0312
Scope and Contents Account books from Knoxville architects Joseph F. Baumann (1844-1920) and his brother A. B. (Albert Benjamin) Baumann (1861-1942). Account book, ca. 1879-1887 (original donated to McClung Collection by Jim Kaatz); Ledger, 1880-1885 (owner, Mrs. Nancy Jones); Ledger, 1885-1890 (original donated to McClung Collection by Jim Kaatz); and Baumann Brothers Cash Book, 1887-1896 (owner, Mrs. Nancy Jones). Albert B. Baumann (1861-1942), architect, son of William and Catherine (Schneider) Baumann, was...
Andrew Jackson McCallie Diary, 1883, and his account book,1860-1868, and Trundles Cross Roads Account Book,1867-1868, kept by Othneil Morton Whittle.
Identifier: MSC 0222
Scope and Contents 1883 diary of Andrew Jackson (A. J.) McCallie (1819-1904), Trundles Cross Roads [Sevier County, Tenn]. 1 vol. (marks and notes in ink were written by Joseph M. McCallie, son of A. J. McCallie); account book of A. J. McCallie, 1860-1868 (living in Bradley County, Tenn.) 1 vol.; Trundles Cross Roads [Sevier County, Tenn.] account book, 1867-1868. According to donor, it was kept by Othneil Morton Whittle (1831-1908). 1 vol.
Dates: 1867-1868; 1883
Scope and Contents Record book of the Bank of Knoxville, Knoxville, Tenn. 1853-1855. (58 pp. filled in). 1 volume.
Identifier: MSC 0391
Scope and Contents Rescued by Buford Blanton from building being demolished in downtown: Baum’s Home of Flowers. Two Baum’s ledger books (one account book 1918-ca. 1931, one a cash ledger 1932-1950).
Identifier: MSC 0033
Scope and Contents Bent Creek Store day book, May 1796-Sept. 1797 + smaller pages sewn in the back dating Sept. 19, 1797-June 5, 1800, Oct. 29, 1803, July 22, 1804. Store operated by Patrick Nenney and Hugh Graham in present day Hamblen Co., Tenn. 1 vol. + (Bent Creek Store) Ledger Book D. 1818. 1 vol. (many pages missing). + typescript of reminiscences and family traditions by descendant of Bent Creek Store owners, Antoinette Miller Taylor. April 21, 1943. 71 pp. (some gaps). Photocopy.
Identifier: MSC 0294
Scope and Contents Bright Hope Furnace Ledger, January 26, 1835-July 19, 1836. Transcription. From A. Claude Ferguson. Location not identified (may be Greene County or Washington County, Tenn.). Name index at back.
Identifier: MSC 0647
Scope and Contents Business account books of the Buffat family of Knoxville, Tenn., and Eliza Buffat’s personal household daybook. (Buffat Mill Road was named for this family). Includes account book, 1860-1864; saw mill account book, 1872-1875; receipt book kept by Buffat for Knox County warrants, 1921; + other account books.
C. B. Atkin Company material. Tennessee Mantle Mfg. Co, account book, 1907-1910. (Gift of Clarence Donnell)(account books).
Identifier: MSC 0627
Scope and Contents Tennessee Mantle Mfg. Co, account book, 1907-1910; photographs. Re: C.B. Atkin Company.
Identifier: MSC 0042
Scope and Contents Two account books from a store in Calhoun, McMinn Co., Tenn. Calhoun store day book, 1822-1824. Contains daily entries of business transactions for general merchandise from an unnamed store. Operated in Knoxville Nov. 25, 1822, to March 18, 1823, then in Calhoun from March 31, 1823-Sept. 25, 1824. + Calhoun store account book, ca. 1822-ca. 1830. Contains entries from above day book (and others, which McClung Collection does not have as of Feb. 1988). Index to entries at front of volume. Gideon...
Identifier: MSC 0299
Scope and Contents Candoro Marble Company and John J. Craig Company account books, 1898-1927.
Dates: 1898 - 1927
Identifier: MSC 0024
Scope and Contents Papers of the family of John Cannon (1744-ca. 1806) and Ann (Nancy) Whitlow Cannon (1747-1830), from Sevier, Knox, Roane, Monroe and Loudon Counties, Tenn. Papers include personal and business correspondence; account books; receipts; bills; pamphlets; and survey maps of parts of Hamilton, Roane, and Monroe Counties. Most of the papers are about John and Ann Cannon’s sons: Robert (1781-1854), a merchant at Philadelphia, Tenn.; John (1779-1864); and William (1771-1868). Robert’s son William...
Identifier: MSC 0339
Scope and Contents Includes correspondence, photographs, deeds (Sam E. Young’s papers), printed material, calling cards, dentist’s records; 1 folder with house plans. Diploma from Vanderbilt University for Henry Thomas Boyd, Doctor of Dental Surgery, April 27, 1900. Diploma is attached to a heavy paper advertisement for a backing. 1 pc. Class photograph, Vanderbilt University Dental Department, 1900. H. T. Boyd and all members are identified (along with their home states). Photograph is on mat board. [Class...
Scope and Contents Central High School (Knoxville, Tenn.) account book, 1918-1919, with other records, including some receipts. James Brownlee’s name in front of volume; 1927 letter from Andrew L. Todd, Murfreesboro, Tenn., to E. E. Patton, Knoxville.
Dates: 1918 -1919
Identifier: MSC 0012
Scope and Contents Papers of Charles Freeling Welcker (1809-1861), merchant and farmer of Welcker’s Mills, Roane County, Tenn. Lived for a while in Alabama, then moved back to Roane County, Tenn. Married Caroline Virginia Mitchell. He served as commissioner for the improvement of the Clinch River. Papers include personal and business letters; account books; broadsides; legal documents; and bills of sale for slaves and goods. Topics include: farming; business; navigation and river improvement; slavery; Welcker...
Identifier: MSC 0021
Scope and Contents Charles Grandison Nenney (1834-ca. 1887) was the son of Charles P. and Sarah Galbraith Nenney. Charles P. Nenney was a farmer and merchant at Bent Creek, Cheek’s Crossroads, and of Russellville in Jefferson County, Tenn. (later Hamblen County). Charles G. Nenney was the nephew of Catherine Nenney (Mrs. Hugh Graham) of Tazewell, Tenn. He was an agent of the East Tennessee and Virginia Railroad for 28 years. He married Ellen Smith. Papers include: personal and business correspondence; ledgers;...
Identifier: MSC 0019
Scope and Contents Charles McClung McGhee (1828-1907) was the son of John and Elizabeth McClung McGhee and the great-grandson of James White. He was a financier, railroad executive, and a philanthropist. He graduated from East Tennessee University in 1846 and married Isabella White, daughter of Hugh White. She died in 1848 and in 1857 he married her sister Cornelia. McGhee was involved in the growth of railroads in the South, and had coal and iron interests. He was on the Board of Trustees of the University of...
Scope and Contents Pages from the index and the account section of an 1884 store ledger, Chota Ferry, Tellico Reservoir. Includes accounts for J. H. McLean, H. S. Thacher, and Spencer Moses.
Chrisman Lewis, blacksmith ledger, ca. 1850-1866. Blanche, Cherokee County, Ala. (Donated by James Crye and Clydie Crye).
Scope and Contents Chrisman Lewis blacksmith ledger, ca. 1850-1866. Blanche, Cherokee County, Ala. 1 vol. (some loose pages; masking tape on cover). + Photocopies of ‘Descendants of Chrisman Lewis’ and information on the Lewis Family by Charles Lewis. This Lewis Family is related to the Lewis family of the John Lewis Bible in the McClung Collection. Chrisman Lewis was born in Jefferson County, Tenn., in 1812. He married Anna Webb on July 18, 1839, and moved to Cherokee County, Ala., near Gaylesville first and...
Identifier: MSC 0667
Scope and Contents Store in Knoxville operated by John Crozier (1759-1838); his son-in-law David A. Deaderick (1797-1873) and his son John Hervey Crozier (1812-1889)
Identifier: MSC 0400
Scope and Contents David Henley Waste Book, January 2, 1797-December 31, 1798. 268 pp. (penciled page numbers ; done prior to receipt by McClung Collection). 1 volume. Original volume.
Diary of Wm. H. Smith [Jonesborough, Tenn.], 1852. Also: accounts for 1853; re: estate of W. H. Smith, 1854; estate of A. G. Graham, 1862). (diaries, account books)
Scope and Contents Diary of William H. Smith (Jonesborough, Tenn.), for 1852. Also: 1853 accounts; pages re: estate of Wm. H. Smith (died August 27, 1854), administrator A. G. Graham; pages re: estate of A. G. Graham (died October 1862). 1 vol. + 2 loose items: 1859 judgment; 1860 receipt. + notes from 1873.
Dates: 1852-1853, 1862
Identifier: MSC 0757
Scope and Contents Dr. C. B. Lee physician’s ledgers and memorandum books, ca. 1884-1916, from the Scarborough community (now Oak Ridge, Anderson County, Tenn). 23 volumes
Dates: circa 1884-1916
Identifier: MSC 0232
Scope and Contents Papers of Dr. Joseph C. Strong, Jr. (1808-1878), a physician in Knoxville who moved to Shelbyville in 1826, and back to Knoxville in 1847. Collection includes: a history of the Strong family; correspondence to Dr. Strong, 1827-1852; correspondence to Dr. Strong and Dr. Kain, 1829-1831; correspondence to Dr. Strong’s wife Sophronia, 1843-1845; correspondence about Dr. Strong, 1832-1839; Dr. Strong’s receipts, notes, settlements, 1830-1851; catalog of medicines; papers of Benjamin Rush Strong,...
Dates: 1827-1852; 1868-1870
Identifier: MSC 0673
Scope and Contents Duggan & Co. ledger, 1868-1875. [Bedford County, Tenn]. 1 vol.
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