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Scope and Contents A.(Andre) Michaux, Charleston, letter to Citizen Minister Genet, March 10, 1795. ALS 1 pc. (2 pp.) in French + manuscript copy in English (ALS 2 pp. 1 pc.) + two typed transcriptions of the letter. Re: plantings and seeds.
Identifier: Ephemera 2020.008
Scope and Contents Flyer advertising “A Mountain Quiltfest” in Pigeon Forge, Tennessee on March 4-7, 2020.
Scope and Contents Legal terms and definitions handwritten in volume by Thomas A. R. Nelson, 1832 (also 1834 written on inside cover.) 1 volume AD 170 pp. Index on inside back cover.
A Record of all transactions as executor of the last will and testament of David Nelson, deceased’ by Thomas A.R. Nelson, 1854.
Scope and Contents Record of all transactions as executor of the last will and testament of David Nelson, deceased, as fulfilled by his son, Thomas A. R. Nelson, 1854. 1 handwritten, bound volume 285 pp. Includes a copy of the will of David Nelson, Carter County, Tenn., 1850; and an inventory of the estate.
“A Salute to All Veterans of Grainger County, Tennessee: Sponsored by American Legion Post 119, Rutledge, Tennessee” (Nov. 11, 2011)
Identifier: SPC 2019.041
Scope and Contents “A Salute to All Veterans of Grainger County, Tennessee: Sponsored by American Legion Post 119, Rutledge, Tennessee” (Nov. 11, 2011)
Scope and Contents A Sermon By W. G. Brownlow. ‘A Sermon on Youth & Progress.’ Handwritten with tipped in sections of ‘Harris’s Sermons Of Important Subjects’ (printed) and other printed material in several places. 1 bound volume.
Identifier: MSC 0267
Scope and Contents Research done by University of Tennessee student Jennifer Hassell on the architecture of George Barber in Knoxville. Collection includes her report “A General Guide to the Architecture of George F. Barber in Knoxville, Tennessee.” (May 1996); also includes 35 mm black and white negatives and accompanying contact sheets. The donor marked out the duplicate and inferior negatives prior to donating the material.
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...
Scope and Contents November 5, 1854 letter from A. W. Venable to Andrew Johnson. ALS 1 p. Re: Appointment for Eugene Grissom. Penciled note added by A. Johnson.
Identifier: Poster 2000.004
Scope and Contents Color poster for the movie “A Walk in the Spring Rain,” starring Anthony Quinn and Ingrid Bergman. 1970. (fold lines) 27x41.”
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....
“ABC Bible Class, Knoxville, Tenn, 10th Anniversary. Meets at Strand Theatre” Thompson Brothers, Photographer
Identifier: QSPC 2012.002a
Scope and Contents “ABC Bible Class, Knoxville, Tenn, 10th Anniversary. Meets at Strand Theatre” Thompson Brothers, Photographer
Identifier: SPC 2019.002
Scope and Contents Panoramic photograph by Thompson of ABC Bible Class. 1 pc. rolled and brittle.
Dates: ca. 1920
Identifier: SPC 2019.003
Scope and Contents ABC Bible Class panoramic photographs, 1924, 1926.
Dates: 1924, 1926
Scope and Contents May 28, 1832, letter from Abijah and Josiah Fowler, Parrottsville, Cocke County, Tenn., to Editor of the Knoxville Register. ALS 1 p. Re: cost of printing and arithmetic they are writing. (Backed on fabric).
Scope and Contents One volume containing “Abner Baker” Chapter, United Daughters of the Confederacy (UDC), No. 1404. Organized June 1912. Contains names of members, financial records. Ca. 1912-1914. + four ribbons/badges. Two are delegates badges for annual conventions in Knoxville. 1905 & 1913.
Scope and Contents November 30, 1789, deed between Abraham Fulkeron and Frederick Fulkerson, both of Caswell County, N. C., for 1,000 acres in Green County. AD 2 pp 1857 copy. (Taped, torn).
Scope and Contents September 20, 1787, land grant for 500 acres in Green County to Abraham Fulkerson. Signed by Governor R. C. Caswell. (Copy?). ADS 1 p.
Identifier: Ephemera 2019.035
Scope and Contents February 2009 marked the bicentennial of the birth of Abraham Lincoln. This is one of four bicentennial postage stamps. This one commemorates the 1864 presidential campaign and has images of Lincoln and Johnson from the campaign poster.
Abraham Lincoln Prints from the Christmas season, (5) from original artwork for Lincoln Memorial University by Lloyd Ostendorf
Identifier: SPC 2019.042
Scope and Contents Abraham Lincoln Prints from the Christmas season, (5) from original artwork for Lincoln Memorial University by Lloyd Ostendorf.
Scope and Contents Autograph signed “With much Respect, Abram J. Ryan” and photograph labeled ‘Poet and Priest. Wrote “The Conquered Banner.”’ Framed together. Note on back of frame: This photograph and autograph were given to Mrs. Felecia Grundy Foster of Nashville, Tennessee by Father Ryan. Grandmother of Mrs. Felecia Grundy Steger Gibson, 608 Hill Ave. West, Knoxville, Tennessee. Sent by Mrs. T(?) M. Steger.
Scope and Contents Abridged History of Tennessee for the Use of Common Schools by J. G. M. Ramsey. 1875. ADS 105 pp.
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.
Account book of Absalom A. Kyle, [Jr.], ca. 1849-1853; Absalom Kyle journal entries, ca. 1861-1862; and Kyle and Graham family records.
Scope and Contents Account book (partial) of Absalom A. Kyle, ca. 1849-1853; journal entries made by Absalom Kyle, Rogersville, Tenn., ca. 1861-1862; and family entries for Absalom Kyle [Jr.] and wife Mary Ann Graham Kyle. Mary Ann Graham Kyle was the daughter of Hugh Graham and Catherine Nenney Graham. Journal entries include purchases of slaves. Inside front cover has account of the death of President Garfield, 1881. Typed index at back of volume. AD 1 vol. [80 pp.] (some pages loose).
Dates: circa 1849-1862
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 0795
Scope and Contents J. M. Bain account book (1870s-1890s) - in back of book loose papers including correspondence, receipts for poll tax, other receipts, notes; Weekly Time Book, 1860s, 1907, and Weekly Time Books, John Hamilton (Knoxville Sand & Marble Company), 1906-07, 1907-1909
Identifier: MSC 0112
Scope and Contents Account books of Abraham Looney, Blountville, Tenn., 1814-1816 and Blountville, 1814-1820.
Identifier: MSC 0109
Scope and Contents Account books of Charles P. Nenney, 1793-1795, and George Gannon, 1816-1817. Charles P. Nenney was a merchant and farmer of Bent Creek, Cheek’s Crossroads and of Russellville in Jefferson County, later Hamblen County.
Dates: 1793-1795; 1816-1817
- Calvin M. McClung Historical Collection 4307
- Tennessee Archive of Moving Image and Sound 14
- Photographs 692
- Knoxville (Tenn.) 530
- Tennessee History Civil War, 1861-1865 230
- Ephemera 167
- Scrapbooks 164
- Genealogy 149
- Portraits 141
- Schools 134
- Bibles 126
- Knox County (Tenn.) 109
- Clubs and organizations 106
- Deeds 100
- Correspondence 91
- African Americans 86
- Group portraits 82
- Account books 81
- American newspapers -- Local editions 81
- Artifacts 79
- Business enterprises 73
- Politics and government 73 ∧ less
- English 697
- No linguistic content; Not applicable 12
- French 1
- Billman, Linda 1