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Identifier: MSC 0870
Scope and Contents The A. W. Taylor Papers include the personal papers of three generations of the Taylor family: Alexander William Taylor, his son George Caldwell Taylor and George’s son Jerome Gregg Taylor. The bulk of the collection is made up of A. W. Taylor’s correspondence, handwritten speeches and sermons, and pamphlet collection (PA and Greene County, Tenn). A scrapbook that chronicles the military (WWII, Battle of the Bulge) and married life of Jerome G. Taylor of Chattanooga and Knoxville, Tenn. Dates...
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....
Identifier: PAS 0165
Scope and Contents 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.
Dates: circa 1880s-1910s
Identifier: MSC 0786
Scope and Contents 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
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
Identifier: PAS 0019
Scope and Contents American Legion Scrapbook, 1920s.
Identifier: PAS 0172
Scope and Contents Newspaper clippings about American Legion, many dated and identified.
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....
Identifier: PAS 0057
Scope and Contents 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.
Dates: ca. 1930s
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.
Identifier: PAS 0071
Scope and Contents Scrapbook (maker unknown) with botanical specimens and handwritten notes with Latin names. 1891-1892.
Dates: 1891 - 1892
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...
Brownlow and Latta Collection (William G. Brownlow and George G. Latta scrapbook; 2 journals with names).
Identifier: PAS 0061
Scope and Contents 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.
Identifier: PAS 0053
Scope and Contents Brownlow School PTA scrapbook, 1955-56; Knoxville Central Council PTA scrapbook, 1929-1930.
Dates: 1929 - 1930; 1955 - 1956
Identifier: PAS 0066
Scope and Contents 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.
Dates: 1930 - 1965
Identifier: MSC 0040
Scope and Contents Two scrapbooks of newspaper clippings, ca. 1900-1910, about William G. “Parson” Brownlow, wife Elizabeth O’Brien Brownlow, house, etc. + Sketches of the Rise, Progress, and Decline of Secession; with a Narrative of Personal Adventures among the Rebels. by W.G. Brownlow. Philadelphia: George W. Childs, 1862. + Ought American Slavery to be Perpetuated? A Debate between Rev. W.G. Brownlow and Rev. A. Pryne, Held at Philadelphia, September, 1858. Philadelphia: J.B. Lippincott & Co., 1858. +...
Identifier: PAS 0118
Scope and Contents Butcher Banks Newspaper Clippings, 1982-1986. Scrapbooks.
Identifier: PAS 0185
Scope and Contents Scrapbook of Jeannette Williams, former president of Captain Thomas Carter Chapter, Tennessee State Society, National Society Colonial Dames XVII Century.
Dates: 1997 - 2015
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.
Identifier: PAS 0067
Scope and Contents 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.
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...
Identifier: PAS 0056
Scope and Contents 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).
Identifier: PAS 0117
Scope and Contents Charles M. Seymour Family Scrapbook [1912-1940]. Missing front cover and perhaps some front pages.
Identifier: PAS 0069
Scope and Contents 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.
Identifier: MSC 0288
Scope and Contents 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)
Dates: 1926-1982 (incomplete)
Identifier: PAS 0121
Scope and Contents David Riggs Scrapbook, Knox County Sheriff’s Dept.
Identifier: PAS 0022
Scope and Contents Democratic Politics Scrapbook, 1940.
Identifier: PAS 0177
Scope and Contents Newspaper clippings glued into scrapbook (some loose); include dates and source information for the majority of the clippings.
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
Identifier: PAS 0029
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.
- Subject: Scrapbooks X
- Photographs 27
- Clubs and organizations 20
- Knoxville (Tenn.) 17
- Clippings (Books, newspapers, etc.) 15
- Politics and government 12
- Tennessee History Civil War, 1861-1865 9
- University of Tennessee, Knoxville 8
- Ephemera 7
- Artifacts 6
- Brownlow, William Gannaway, 1805-1877 6
- Speeches 6
- Account books 5
- Poetry 5
- Postcards 5
- Schools 5
- Tennessee History World War, 1939-1945 5
- Newspapers 4
- Tennessee History World War, 1914-1918 4
- Autographs 3 ∧ less
- English 49