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World War II ephemera

 Collection
Identifier: Ephemera 2021.029
Scope and Contents 1) Air Warden armband. White cloth with black block letters. 17.5" x 4" 2) Junior Scrappers armband. 9" x 3" with string ties on ends. On front, printed red and blue logo of Junior Scrappers; on back printed "Pledge of Junior Scrappers" 3) Two Insignia guides to American Armed Forces. 4) Small (5" high) printed cardstock Hitler figure with noose drawn around his neck. 5) Brown leatherette case for ration books. 7" x 5.5" Two snap flap pockets; one labeled "Ration books" the smaller...
Dates: 1939 - 1945

World War II ephemera, 29th Division and Quartermaster Detachment, Camp Joseph T. Robinson, Ark.

 Collection
Identifier: Ephemera 2018.006
Scope and Contents

Three pieces of World War II ephemera from the 29th Division and from the Quartermaster Detachment, Camp Joseph T. Robinson, Arkansas. .

Dates: 1941-1945

World War II. Pamphlets and publications for the home front in the war effort.

 Collection
Identifier: Ephemera 2011.008
Scope and Contents

World War II. Pamphlets and publications for the home front in the war effort. Includes collecting cans, victory gardens, farm production, etc.

Dates: 1941-1945

World War II ration book cover, ration stamps, pamphlets on buying beef and eggs.

 Collection
Identifier: Ephemera 2015.008
Scope and Contents

World War II ration book cover, ration stamps, pamphlets on buying beef and eggs; War Ration Book Four made out to George P. Turner, 2307 Washington Pike, Knoxville, Tenn.; “Wise Buying in Wartime: Beef” “Wise Buying in Wartime: Eggs” (2 govt pamphlets

Dates: 1942-1945

World War II Ration Books and Tokens

 Collection
Identifier: Ephemera 2013.006
Scope and Contents

World War II Ration Books and Ration Tokens. Reuben Renfro family, Fountain City, Tenn. Includes a history and reminiscence of World War II in Fountain City by the donor, Ration tokens in coin purse.

Dates: 1945

World War II Scrapbook of Knoxville and East T Tenn. servicemen and women. Compiled by Mrs. B. T. Donaldson.

 Collection
Identifier: PAS 0095
Scope and Contents

World War II Scrapbook of newspaper clippings about Knoxville and East Tenn. servicemen and women. Compiled by Mrs. B. T. Donaldson, mother of the donor.

Dates: 1941-1945

World War II Scrapbooks of Clippings (via East Tenn. Historical Society?).

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Identifier: PAS 0167
Scope and Contents

Two scrapbooks of clippings ‘from all over’ re: World War II. Probably received via East Tenn. Historical Society.

Dates: 1941-1945

World’s Fair (1982) posters (framed). Gift of Mr. Jim Ullrich.

 Collection
Identifier: Ephemera 1982.002
Scope and Contents

Two framed posters from the 1982 World’s Fair, both framed. 18.25x22.25” framed. 1: “Energy Turns the World.” Blacksmith (drawing) in center, green background. 2. “Energy Turns the World.” Night view (drawing) of U.S. Pavilion and Sunsphere with fireworks, gold background.

Dates: 1982

World’s Fair Collection (gift of Jim Thorpe).

 Collection
Identifier: MSC 0900
Scope and Contents

Jim Thorpe’s personal files from the 1982 World’s Fair. Includes site plan of World’s Fair site (folder 1), posters he designed (folder 2), tri-fold display (folder 3), two 4-color transparency poster proofs (folder 3), a camera-ready poster design (folder 4), original artwork (folder 5) slides, photographs,and personal files (boxes).

Items not related to 1982 World’s Fair processed as separate, related collection (MSC 0900a).

Dates: 1981 - 1983

World’s Fair Collection (Gift of John M. Burkhart, MD)

 Collection
Identifier: MSC 0964
Scope and Contents Brochures, tickets, news articles, and correspondence from the 1982 World’s Fair in Knoxville, Tenn.Correspondence: Letter from B. A. Dobbins, MD stating he will not be visiting for the fair with news article from Miami Herald claiming the fair not worth the trip; letter from Association of Christian Denominations thanking him for his donation, enclosed brochure Ephemera: Items from various pavilions -- Africa, Australia, Canada, European Community, France, Germany,...
Dates: 1982

World’s Fair Impact Study, University of Tennessee History Department, 1982

 Collection
Identifier: MM.2019.011
Scope and Contents

World’s Fair Impact Study, University of Tennessee History Department, 1982.

Dates: 1982

World’s Fair of 1982 (Knoxville, Tenn.) clippings, 1975-1982.

 Collection
Identifier: MSC 0208
Scope and Contents

World’s Fair of 1982 (Knoxville, Tenn) clippings, 1975-1982. Removed from vertical file and boxed for preservation

Dates: 1975-1982

World’s Fair Park Collection.

 Collection
Identifier: MSC 0893
Scope and Contents

Official 1982 World’s Fair panoramic poster, color, framed (44.75 x 17”). May 1, 1982. ; and “President Ronald Reagan Opening the 1982 World’s Fair, Knoxville, Tenn.: Color, framed (47.25 x 16.75”). Includes ephemera collected during the Fair and small publications, especially from Korea.

Dates: 1982

World’s Fair slides and 35 mm b-w negatives. Taken by Larry Maloney. World’s Fair Memorabilia.

 Collection
Identifier: SPC 2019.062
Scope and Contents

World’s Fair slides and 35 mm b-w negatives. Taken by Larry Maloney. World’s Fair Memorabilia.

Dates: 1982

World’s Fair Souvenir Brick

 Collection
Identifier: Artifact 2018.006
Scope and Contents

1982 World’s Fair Souvenir Brick.

Dates: 1982

World’s Fair Souvenir postcards and snapshots

 Collection
Identifier: SPC 2019.040
Scope and Contents

World’s Fair Souvenir postcards and snapshots.

Dates: 1982

Worsham Bible

 Collection
Identifier: FB 0034
Scope and Contents

Bible of George Worsham, 1828.

Dates: 1828

Worthington Duncan Family Papers. Arranged and described by the donor, Judy Blakely.

 Collection
Identifier: MSC 0607
Scope and Contents

2 notebooks (1 manuscripts; 1 photographs) with detailed descriptive list; Worthington family; Duncan family; Anderson County Tenn; Tadlock’s Chapel, Cumberland Presbyterian Church. The family lived on the present site of Oak Ridge, Tenn. The family cemetery is on government property but maintained by the family. Jesse Brown Worthington (1839-1906) and his family founded Tadlock’s Chapel.

Dates: 1794-1969

WPA Tennessee Cemetery Checklists. (Works Progress Administration)

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Identifier: MSC 0918
Scope and Contents

Original notes on East Tennessee county cemeteries (WPA Check List Of Cemeteries). Note cards for Blount, Carter, Claiborne, Hawkins, White, Van Buren (incomplete) Counties. Typed transcriptions for some of the counties. Some cards are on printed half sheets of paper, others on 4 x 6 cards. Information is filled in by hand in pencil.

Dates: 1939

Wright Family Photo

 Collection
Identifier: SPC 2019.091
Scope and Contents

B&W group portrait of Wright Family, also includes Buffat and Groner surnames 10” x 12” Typed description on back of photograph including location of photo [”taken at the home of Henry Baxter and Nancy Jean Groner on Emory Road west of Harrell Road, Knoxville, Tennessee, about 1905”] and identifications.

Dates: 1905

W.S. Hannum Papers.

 Collection
Identifier: MSC 0886
Scope and Contents W. S. (Winfield Scott) Hannum (1862-1938) was possibly born a slave in Blount County, Tennessee. However, he lived most of his life in Knoxville. Hannum was the longtime janitor of the Knox County Court House (1908-1938). He and his wife Julia were active members of the Shiloh Presbyterian Church in Knoxville. Hannum was also a member of District Grand Lodge No. 6, Grand United Order of Odd Fellows from 1902-1930. There are papers from the church and other interests of Hannum and his wife...
Dates: 1907-1938

WWII letters and cards to Mrs. J. M. Bevins, Knoxville, Tenn. Misc. letterheads and other items.

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Identifier: MSC 0865
Scope and Contents

WWII letters and cards to Mrs. J. M. Bevins, Knoxville, Tenn Misc. letterheads and other items.

Dates: 1940-1945

Y-12/Secret City Ephemera

 Collection
Identifier: Ephemera 2022.007
Scope and Contents

Brochures, fans, badges for Secret City Tour, postcards

Dates: circa 2008

Yearbook of St. John's Parish

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Identifier: Ephemera 2020.082
Scope and Contents

Booklet listing financial summaries, baptisms, confirmations, marriages, and burials. Also lists of members of the parish council, Sunday school, school service league, women's bible class, St. John's guild, woman's auxiliary, second circle, chancel gild, men's club, daughters of the king, periodical club, young people's service league, brotherhood of St. Andrew, orphanage, boy scouts, girl scouts, communicants, and adult parishioners.

Dates: 1925

Yorktown Sesquicentennial scrapbook compiled by Mrs. Benjamin B. Cates, National Society of the Colonial Dames. (scrapbooks)

 Collection
Identifier: PAS 0168
Scope and Contents

Scrapbook of newspaper and other clippings about the Yorktown sesquicentennial celebration in 1931. Compiled by Mrs. Benjamin B. Cates, National Society of the Colonial Dames.

Dates: 1931

Young Business Men’s Club, Knoxville, Tenn. 1921-1942.

 Collection
Identifier: MM.1997.072
Scope and Contents Information on the Young Business Men’s Club: letter from donor Bernard I. Rose (6-30-1997) and response from Steve Cotham; handwritten list of presidents, 1921-1934;Roster of Young Business Men’s Club (no date); Trustees Certificate of Indebtedness to Unsecured Creditors of the East Tennessee National Bank of Knoxville (Dec. 22, 1933); Park National Bank statement of condition, December 30, 1939; letter to Depositors of the Former East Tennessee National Bank, January 29, 1940. 2 pp. +...
Dates: 1921-1942

Young Family Bible and Photographs.

 Collection
Identifier: FB 0106
Scope and Contents

Young Family Bible and photographs. Bath County, Ky. “The Holy Bible: Old and New Testaments” was published in Cincinnati by E. Morgan & Company in 1851. The bible also has a Young family genealogy (handwritten) inserted with the section of births, deaths, and marriages. The genealogy was written by V. B. (Van Buren) Young (1830-1892). 24 photographs mounted on cards are also included, unidentified but mostly taken in Mt. Sterling, Ky.

Dates: Publication: 1851

Young High School

 Collection
Identifier: SPC 1997.060
Scope and Contents

Young High School exterior and principal’s home. B&W 8 x 10”

Dates: undated

Young High School, 1914-1963

 Collection
Identifier: MM.2019.012
Scope and Contents

Young High School, 1914-1963. Photocopies of typescript and photograph

Dates: Event: 1914 - 1963

Young High School, National Honor Society 1968, 1969.

 Collection
Identifier: MM.2016.015
Scope and Contents

Young High School, National Honor Society 1968, 1969.

Dates: 1968-1969