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Scope and Contents Letters are all in Bert Garner’s hand, written from Paradise, Maryville, Tenn., undated or various dates, 1952, 1963, 1967, 1969. All letters to Lloyd Shue, Walland, Tenn.
Identifier: MSC 0877
Scope and Contents Genealogical information on numerous families, collected by Bert Thompson. Sheets are arranged alphabetically by surname in a notebook. The research includes the following surnames: ALDEN, ANDREWS, BALDEWYN, BALDWIN, BARNES, BARRON, BEMIS, BISHOP, BLISS, BLOTT, BOYD, BUCKINGHAM, BURNAP, CHAPMAN, CLARK, DIMOND, EDWARDS, ELY, FORD, FRENCH, GALLOP (GALLUP), GARRITY, GIBSON, GRENELLE, GRINNELL, GRISWOLD, HANAFEE, HAVELY, HICKS, HODGES, HOSMER, JACK, KIRTLAND, LAKE, LAWRENCE, LEONARD, LIONG,...
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.
Scope and Contents Bethel Cemetery (Kingston, Tenn.) Southwest Point D.A.R. historic preservation project.
Scope and Contents Bethlehem Baptist Church Minutes. 1858-1901. The full name of the church is given only on an interior page. It appears to be in Monroe County, Tenn.
Scope and Contents Poem entitled “Joy” (“How beautiful upon the mountains are the feet of them that bringeth glad tidings”). By Betsey Beeler Creekmore. 1939. ADS 1 pc.
Scope and Contents History of Knoxville High School, Class of 1941B.
Identifier: Artifact 2019.022
Scope and Contents Betsy Worden Mountain Landscape (watercolor) signed “B. Worden” lower right.
Identifier: MSC 0543
Scope and Contents Patton, Kerr, Barbour -- material from Betty P. Barbour
Scope and Contents Bible, Donahue. Captain Alfred J. “Jim” Lane--Recruiter and “Pilot to Ky.”
Identifier: FB 0059
Scope and Contents Bible of J. M. and Martha Bridges Bowman, Campbell County, Tenn. Bible is in poor condition. Also includes one copy photograph [J.M. and Martha Bridges Bowman] and the image on a CD.
Scope and Contents Photocopied typescripts of: - 1859 list of slaves owned by Elizabeth Brabson - family Bible record of John and Elizabeth Brabson - family letters, 1844-1877, including three 1865 letters - Brabson Cemetery (Sevier County, Tenn.) listing
Identifier: Artifact 2018.007
Scope and Contents Big Ears Official Program, pass bracelet, Donor Benefits Card.
Identifier: SPC 2019.108
Scope and Contents Promotional portrait of Big John Tate by Champion Promotions Inc. Autographed.
Scope and Contents History of Big Spring Church (organized 1800? 1796?, Claiborne County, Tenn.). November 22, 1934, letter from W. S. Rosenbalm, Tazewell, Tenn., to John I. Snyder (Director, Land Acquisition, TVA) re: history of the Big Spring Church, its cemetery, is land to be taken for Norris Reservoir? LS 2 pp. (1 pc.) + 3 related memos and letters, a postcard of the church, and a printed page of church history.
Big Valley United Baptist Church of Christ Record Book, 1877-1904. Union County, Tenn. (also on microfilm)
Scope and Contents Big Valley United Baptist Church of Christ Record Book, 1877-1904. Union County, Tenn. Big Valley Church was organized with twenty members in July 1849. It was located in the Lost Creek area of Big Valley in Union County, Tennessee (formerly Grainger County, Tenn.). The name at its formation was Big Valley United Baptist Church of Christ. This record book contains an index, with the Constitution on pages 3-5; Abstract of Principles on pages 6-7; Rules of Decorum on pages 8-9; Church Convention...
Identifier: Ephemera 2004.006
Identifier: MSC 0103
Scope and Contents Bill Hunt Collection research on Knoxville High School 1 folder rec. May 2000 (added to Box 1) contains a history compiled by Mr. Hunt concerning the placing of the KHS building on the National Register of Historic Places. Folder includes 1 photograph of Bill Hunt.
Bill Melton, “Tobacco Road Revisited” [a memoir of growing tobacco in East Tennessee in the mid-twentieth century].
Scope and Contents Bill Melton, “Tobacco Road” [a memoir of growing tobacco in East Tennessee in the mid-twentieth century].
Identifier: PC 0086
Scope and Contents Bill Tracy (1920-1988) began his career in photography working in 1945 in the studio of Knoxville photographer Jim Thompson. In 1957 Tracy opened his own photography studio which he operated until 1976 when he turned his studio over to his son, Ernie Tracy. Bill Tracy’s photographs were featured in a number of books and publications including “Motor” magazine, Ed Trout’s “Gatlinburg: CInderella City” and Betsey B. Creekmore’s “Making Gifts from Oddments and Outdoor Material.” Bill Tracy was one...
Identifier: PC 0043
Scope and Contents Billy Graham Crusade in Knoxville, and Richard M. Nixon visit, 1970). Via John W. Gill, Jr. Re: Box of photographs of evidence from the trial of protestors at the stadium. 1970 protest of Vietnam War. Includes photographs.
Scope and Contents “The Parentage, Birth, Nativity and Exploits of the Immortal Hero James Keelan, Who Defended Successfully the Bridge at Strawberry Plains, and Alone, Put to Flight Fifteen Lincolnites on the Night of the Eighth of November, A. D. 1861. By Radford Gatlin. First Edition. Atlanta, Ga. Daily Intelligencer Print. 1862.” Carbon typescript, 14 pp. (+ photocopy). Printed copies are cataloged with McClung Collection Case Books and Pamphlet Collection.
Identifier: SPC 2002.008
Scope and Contents Color snapshot of painting of reclining nude woman hanging over the bar in the Bistro Restaurant adjacent to the Bijou on Gay Street, Knoxville. Used as a Christmas greeting postcard in December 2002 from Margaret (Grace) Boyd, sent to the McClung Collection. 4x6”.
Identifier: Ephemera 2018.008
Scope and Contents Blackberry Farm Brochures, Walland, Tenn.
Scope and Contents Will E. Parham (1860-1946) was a woolen mill operator, a state legislator, and chairman of the Blount County Court for many years. He was considered “the Blount County historian” before such an office existed officially and spent many years researching the history and the family history of Blount County. February 9,1945, letter from Blair Jones, Pell City, Ala., to W. E. Parham, Maryville, Tenn. Typed letter, signed. 1 pc. on Mays & Jones letterhead. Re: Taylor family research. Stamped Will...
Identifier: MSC 0376
Scope and Contents Genealogical collection compiled by Blanche Allison Darst, aunt of the donor. Research concerning Allison, Hodge, and allied families.
Blanche Hooten diploma from Southern Female College in Lagrange Georgia (in Latin (From the Hall-Stakely Papers)
Scope and Contents Printed diploma (with blanks filled in) for Blanche Hooten, Southern Female College in Lagrange, Georgia (diploma written in Latin). DS Parchment 1 pc. with blue ribbon.
Dates: 19th century
Blank forms used by S. H. Pearcy, Dayton, Rhea County, Tenn., for sale of personal property. 190[?]. Gift of Marilyn Stonecipher Collins.
Identifier: Ephemera 2000.007
Scope and Contents Blank forms used by S.H. Pearcy, Dayton, Rhea County, Tenn., for sale of personal property. 190_. 7 copies. Forms list household items sold.
Scope and Contents Blount County, Tenn., scrip, five cents. Maryville, Tenn. January 6, 1862, Signed by W. M. Brickell, Chairman. Printed by Haws & Dunkerly, Knoxville, Tenn. No. 2356 (last number looks like a ‘5’ written over a ‘6’). 1 pc. Issued by Confederate States of America.
Blount County, Tenn. County Court Minutes, September 1795-October 1818. Typescript. And “List of Wills of Blount County, Tennessee.” (“Parham Collection”)
Identifier: MSC 0638
Scope and Contents County Court Minutes for Blount County, Tenn. September 1795-October 1818. (No 1812, no 1813). Indexed. Typescript. (Fragile). Also: List of Wills of Blount County, Tennessee. Compiled from the Will E. Parham Collection, 1953. 18 pp. TS
- Photographs 685
- Knoxville (Tenn.) 481
- Tennessee History Civil War, 1861-1865 226
- Scrapbooks 163
- Ephemera 162
- Genealogy 150
- Portraits 136
- Schools 134
- Bibles 126
- Deeds 100
- Knox County (Tenn.) 100
- Account books 81
- American newspapers -- Local editions 81
- Correspondence 80
- Organizations 80
- Artifacts 75
- Group portraits 73
- Politics and government 73
- Diaries 70
- African Americans 64 ∧ less
- English 290
- No linguistic content; Not applicable 3
- French 1