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William Conway Atkinson daybook, ca. 1900 (PHOTOCOPY).

 Collection
Identifier: MM.1997.130
Scope and Contents

Daybook of William Conway Atkinson (1835- ). Contains notes about his life; list of novels read since 1847; note about parent’s marriage record; Anderson family records; list of purchases, 1900; Atkinson family records; “The Life of William C. Atkinson from 5 Years of Age Up to 1903” (pp. [25-69]; pp. 70-73 could not be photocopied and were typed. 1 ‘volume’ of photocopies.

Dates: circa 1900

William Cullom letter, 1852.

 Collection
Identifier: MM.1981.136
Scope and Contents

February 22, 1852, letter from Wm. Cullom, Washington City, to Hon. Wm. A. Graham, Secretary of the Navy. ALS 1 p. Recommendation of Whig members of the Tennessee legislature for appointment of R. T. Holstead in the Marine or Revenue Service.

Dates: 1852

William D. Fain Collection .

 Collection
Identifier: MSC 0210
Scope and Contents

William D. Fain Collection” two journals “Records of William Deaderick Fain, 1813-1888” and “Family Records of William Deaderick Fain, 1813-1888)

Dates: 1813-1888

William Ellis House, Sevier County, Tenn. (color photographs and negatives)

 Collection
Identifier: SPC 2019.061
Scope and Contents

William Ellis House, Sevier County, Tenn (color photographs and negatives) The photographs taken shortly before the house was demolished in 1992. It stood above the French Broad River on the hill above Kyker’s Ferry, It was a brick Federal I -house with outbuildings. The small house built for Mary Ellis still stands. See Robbie D. Jones, The Historic Architecture of Sevier County, Tennessee. Page 205.

Dates: 1992

William F. Park Family Bible.

 Collection
Identifier: FB 0029
Scope and Contents

Family Bible of William F. Park. 1867 edition.

Dates: Publication: 1867

William Fain land grant, 1797.

 Collection
Identifier: MM.1981.159
Scope and Contents

October 22, 1797, North Carolina land grant to William Fain for 500 acres in Washington County. Signed by North Carolina Governor Sam Ashe. ADS 1 p. + September 39, 1797 survey of the land with plat drawing. Done by William Wood. ADS 1 p. attached to land grant by seal.

Dates: 1797

William Fairfax deed, 1742.

 Collection
Identifier: MM.1981.162
Scope and Contents

November 22, 1742, deed to Amos Janney of Prince William County for 340 acres in Prince William County. Signed by William(?) Fairfax. DS 1 p. On parchment.

Dates: 1742

William Fairfax survey warrant, 1748.

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Identifier: MM.1981.163
Scope and Contents

March 28, 1748, warrant to George Hume to survey land in Orange County, Va. Signed by W(illiam) Fairfax.

Dates: 1748

William Fleming letter, 1785.

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Identifier: MM.1981.168
Scope and Contents

February 17, 1783, letter from William Fleming, T. Marshall, and Caleb Wallace, Jefferson County (Va. --later in Ky.), to Benjamin Harrison, Governor of Virginia. ALS 2 pp. mounted +typed transcription (4 pp.). Re: business matters, accounts.

Dates: 1785

William G. Brownlow and Andrew Johnson carte de visite photographs

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Identifier: PC 0096
Scope and Contents

Cartes de visite (CDVs) of William G. Brownlow. 23 pcs. Cartes de visite (CDVs) of Andrew Johnson. 14 pcs.

Dates: 1850-1870

William G. Brownlow and family photographs

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Identifier: SPC 2019.076
Scope and Contents

Photographs of William G. Brownlow (copy neg. was made 7/2001), Brownlow’s granddaughter and grandson, and family wedding pictures from 1899 (Clarence Benscoter and Lucille Boynton). 3 folders. Photograph of seated Wm. G. Brownlow with right hand in coat was made from a Matthew Brady negative (Brady’s National Portrait Gallery).

Dates: 1899

William G. Brownlow image and quote printed on envelope / cover.

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Identifier: MM.2002.020
Scope and Contents

One envelope with image of William G. Brownlow and quote from him re: never deserting the Stars & Stripes. Printed in blue ink. Letters at far left edge of quote are missing. 3 cent stamp. Addressed to G. H. Skade(?) in Ohio with another handwritten note across the address dated May 27, 1862, ‘nothing worthy of note except Daniel Kurtz swindling the soldiers out of their money.’

Dates: 1862

William G. Brownlow Inaugural Address, April 1865, and two books.

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Identifier: MSC 0396
Scope and Contents

Inaugural Address of William G. Brownlow, Governor of Tennessee to the General Assembly, April 1865. Handwritten, leather-bound volume. 1 vol., some water & mold damage. + 2 books given to McClung Collection : Sketches of the Rise, Progress and Decline of Secession... by W.G. Brownlow, 1862 (duplicate) and Life of Andrew Johnson... by James S. Jones, 1901. Inscribed in front to Jno B. Brownlow from Walter P. Brownlow. (McClung Collection has 2 copies)

Dates: 1862 - 1865; 1901

William George Taylor Diary, 1864-1865.

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Identifier: MM.1994.014
Scope and Contents

Civil War diary of William George Taylor (1844-1922), written while a prisoner of war, June 21, 1864 - February 24, 1865, and after his release through May 1865. Copied by Catherine Taylor Miller in 1923. The original belonged to Mrs. Louise K. Taylor Forgey. Photocopy. W. G. Taylor was from Russellville, East Tenn. He served in Co. I, Second Tennessee Cavalry, C. S. A.

Dates: 1864-1865

William H. Crawford letters, 1816.

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Identifier: MM.1981.131 a&b
Scope and Contents MM.1981.131 a contains the seven original letters. January 27, May 20, May 24, June 4, June 19 and July 5, 1816, letters from William H. Crawford, Department of War, Washington, D. C., to Major General Andrew Jackson, Nashville, Tenn. ALS 6 letters. April 16, 1816 letter from Wm. H. Crawford, Dept. of War, to General William Cocke, Agent of the Chickasaw Nation. ALS 1 p. MM.1981.131 b contains two sets of transcriptions of the letters. Re: removal of intruders on Indian lands; boundary...
Dates: 1816

William Hawkins certification, 1812.

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Identifier: MM.1981.205
Scope and Contents

February 28, 1812, certification by William Hawkins, Governor of North Carolina, that William Hill was Secretary of State and authorized to grant certificates. DS/ printed form filled in by hand (PFA). 1 pc.

Dates: 1812

William Hawn (1834-1888) Papers., ca. 1847-ca. 1953. (Gift of Burrell Hawn).

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Identifier: MSC 0699
Scope and Contents Correspondence of William Hawn (1834-1888) family, Knox County, Tenn. Papers cover the years ca. 1847-ca. 1953. Includes parents of William Hawn, Jacob and Elizabeth Hawn; and brothers Michael, John, Andrew (A.L. ) , and Joseph Hawn. Subjects include Civil War era papers with William, John and Michael fighting with the Union Army (Co. E, 13th Indiana Cavalry) and A.L. in the Confederate Army (Co. B, 3rd Tennessee Cavalry). Includes letters to and from home, paperwork, receipts, books,...
Dates: circa 1847-1953

William Hunt vs. William H. Tibbs et al. Bradley County, Tenn. 1865.

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Identifier: MM.1997.059
Scope and Contents

William Hunt vs. William H. Tibbs, Elija F. Johnston (Elijah F. Johnson), and James W. Gillespie. 1865. Bradley County, Tenn. Exhibit A. Transcript of Record. AD 24 pp.

Dates: 1865

William Hurst Dunn and Dorothea Catherine Snider Dunn framed crayon art portraits (Gift of Durwood C. Dunn).

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Identifier: Artifact 2014.008
Scope and Contents

William Hurst Dunn (1849-1920) and Dorothea Catherine Snider Dunn (1850-1927) Framed crayon art portraits.

Dates: ca. 1900

William J. McCoy, photographer (glass plate negatives)

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Identifier: PC 0081
Scope and Contents

In envelopes labeled with date and subject, if known; McCoy Photography glass plate negatives

Dates: 1910s-1920s

William J. Oliver Collection. (scrapbooks)

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Identifier: PAS 0037
Scope and Contents

Materials on the William J. Oliver family and business, especially re: William J. Oliver. Scrapbooks of newspapers clippings include: Oliver family; Panama Canal contracts; Appalachian Exposition; Theodore Roosevelt signature (on March 1, 1912 ‘The Lookout’ letterhead); Oliver business activities. The scrapbooks about the Panama Canal contracts were compiled by Dr. J. R. L. Hardesty and presented to William J. Oliver in 1907.

Dates: 1907-1912

William. J. Oliver, President Appalachian Exposition

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Identifier: QSPC 2002.002
Scope and Contents

Wm. J. Oliver, President Appalachian Exposition. Oval portrait, B&W. 6x8”, matted and mounted. By Knaffl & Bro. Knoxville, Tenn.

Dates: 1910

William John Clark deed, Knox County, Tenn., 1831.

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Identifier: MM.1981.109
Scope and Contents

October 5, 1831 deed between William John Clark and James Clark, both of Knox County, Tenn., for land in Knox County. ADS 3 pp.

Dates: 1831

[William King] letter to Margaret King. November 4, 1842.

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Identifier: MM.2000.037
Scope and Contents

Letter from “Chi Delta” or “Will” (identified by seller as William King), Knoxville, Tenn., to “Cousin Marg (Margaret King, Sapling Grove, Va.(?)). November 4, 1842. ALS 3 pp. (1 pc.). Re: dinner at the Castle; death of Mrs. Preston; seeing the Bishop in Abingdon; Lynn’s beau; good preaching at Synod; his Society at college; Knoxville; Academy girls

Dates: 1842

William M. Churchwell correspondence, 1860-1862.

 Collection
Identifier: MM.2012.001
Scope and Contents William Montgomery Churchwell (1826-1862), Washington, D.C. and New York, correspondence to J. F. Deaderick, Jonesboro, Tenn. March 10, 1860-January 24, 1862. Re: sale of property in Sullivan County, Tenn. ALS 16 letters + 4 envelopes (no stamps) + 2 balance sheets re: lands. October 26, 1860, letter mentions “Lincoln is sure to be elected” and “his Administration will be eminently conservative, but the more dangerous for the south, as it will lull them to sleep before the next Republican...
Dates: 1860-1862

William Murphy land grant, Washington County, Tenn., 1782, and Greene County, Tenn. deeds. Gift of Geraldine H. Murphy.

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Identifier: Ephemera 2019.017
Scope and Contents

William Murphy land grant, Washington County, Tenn. 1782 (with seal of North Carolina) + Greene County, Tenn., deeds, 19th & 20th century + land grants from Greene and Hawkins Counties, Tenn.

Dates: 1782, 19th & 20th century

William N. Swift Civil War diary, May 1862-February 1863. Co. G, 34th Regt., Georgia Vol. Inf., C. S. A. (Photocopy of typescript).

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Identifier: MM.1976.001
Scope and Contents

William N. Swift Civil War diary, May 1862-February 1863. Co. G, 34th Regt., Ga Vol. Inf., CSA. Photocopy of typescript 25 pp.

Dates: 1862-1863

William P. Carter and John Roper family papers. Jefferson County, Tenn. 1830s.

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Identifier: MM.1972.002
Scope and Contents

Papers of the William P. Carter and John Roper families, Jefferson County, Tenn., 1830s. 10 pcs. Includes deeds and letters.

Dates: 1830-1840

William Park Baker Papers.

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Identifier: MSC 0285
Scope and Contents

Personal, business and financial papers of William Park Baker of Knoxville, Tenn., and Laurel, Ky. Papers date from 1860-1904. His business in Knoxville was Baker & Stephenson; in Ky he served as postmaster of London, Ky. He married Anna (Anne) Brown of Lancaster, Ky. Correspondence is primarily between Baker, Brown, and Moses family members. Business papers include Baker & Stephenson, postmaster forms; and M. E. Church records for London, Ky.

Dates: 1860-1904

William Read land grant, Green County Tenn., 1787.

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Identifier: MM.1981.096
Scope and Contents

September 20, 1787, North Carolina land grant No. 349 to William Read for 400 acres in Green County. AD / pfa 1 pc. Signed on the back by Governor R. C. Caswell.

Dates: 1787