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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
Account books of Knoxville architects Joseph F. Baumann and brother A. B. Baumann, ca. 1879-1887, 1885-1890 (account books)
Identifier: MSC 0312
Scope and Contents Account books from Knoxville architects Joseph F. Baumann (1844-1920) and his brother A. B. (Albert Benjamin) Baumann (1861-1942). Account book, ca. 1879-1887 (original donated to McClung Collection by Jim Kaatz); Ledger, 1880-1885 (owner, Mrs. Nancy Jones); Ledger, 1885-1890 (original donated to McClung Collection by Jim Kaatz); and Baumann Brothers Cash Book, 1887-1896 (owner, Mrs. Nancy Jones). Albert B. Baumann (1861-1942), architect, son of William and Catherine (Schneider) Baumann, was...
Account of an East Tennessee Historical Society Tour of Greeneville, Tenn. September 1, 1992. Frank Bourne.
Identifier: Ephemera 1992.003
Account of the Joseph Mabry and Thomas O’Conner deaths as told by eyewitness Albert Van Gilder (typescript).
Scope and Contents Account of the Joseph Mabry and Thomas O’Conner deaths as told by eyewitness Albert Van Gilder and written by Evelyn Hazen. Also mentions George W. Churchwell home and family. TS 6 pp.
Scope and Contents 1. No date. 4 pp. handwritten schoolwork. Minnie Beeler. Includes two diagrammed sentences. 2. Partial letter (date missing). New Market, Tenn. Letter from Anderson Acuff to son. Haven’t heard from you. ALS 1 pc., 2 pp. 3. March 31, 186_? Letter from Joseph Beeler to Caroline Beeler, Port Hudson. ALS 1 pc., 2 pp. 4 December 9, 1862 letter from John Acuff to Emmaline Acuff. ALS 1 pc., 4 pp. 5. February 12, 1863. [Emmaline Acuff] to husband John Acuff. ALS 1 pc., 2 pp. 6. April 16, 1863. Port...
Identifier: MSC 0612
Scope and Contents Material donated to the Acuff Family Archives. Card in Genealogy VF drawer reads ‘Acuff--MS-Acuff Archives.’ Collection includes: “Acuff Correspondence and Research Data, 1970-72, Sections I & II” donated by Wilford Buel Acuff of Bloomington, Ind. 1 vol.; “Descendants of John D. Acuff” by Herbert Jones. 1 vol.
Identifier: Ephemera 2014.016
Scope and Contents Acuff Clinic Bulletin Herbert Acuff. M. D.
Scope and Contents Monthly Advisory Reports to Secretary of the District Advisory Board, 1907-1915. School reports from Judd Acuff, Teacher, Luttrell, Tenn.
Identifier: Ephemera 2020.018
Scope and Contents Adam Clayton Powell, Jr. was a Baptist pastor and the first African American Congressman elected from New York State. The front of the card has a photo of Adam Clayton Powell standing next to and looking down at a woman holding a baby (most likely his wife Hazel Dorothy Scott and their son Adam Clayton Powell, III) and “VOTE FOR DADDY!” underneath the photo. Back of card has Powell’s listings of his accomplishments and reasons to re-elect him.
Dates: circa 1947
Identifier: MSC 0663
Scope and Contents Papers of Adam T. Cottrell. Include blank Civil War forms; Civil War forms and paperwork for Co. C, 6th Regt., East Tennessee Volunteers Infantry, United States Army. A. T. Cottrell, Quartermaster; William L. Lea, Captain. (Forms include: Ordnance and Ordnance Stores, Abstract of Expenditures, Receipts for Issues, Invoice of Stores, Convalescent Camp (Knoxville), Final Statements, etc.; December 31, 1862 letter from Austin Council, Maryville, Tenn, to H. M. Lafollette. Mentions General...
Ada’s Story-- Ada Cope, Memoir of her childhood written for Jean Cope (Scanned manuscript color prints).
Scope and Contents Ada’s Story-- Ada Cope, Memoir of her childhood written for Jean Cope (Scanned manuscript color prints).
Identifier: Artifact 2020.006
Scope and Contents [Miniature Book} Kingsport Press. Address of Abraham Lincoln. Kingsport: Training Division Kingsport Press, 1929. 160pp, approx 9/16” x 14/16”, bound by hand in full red leather. Contains Gettysburg Address, Lincoln’s 2nd Inaugural Address, “A House Divided” speech, and “Equality in a Republic." One of three miniatures printed in 1929, 1930, and 1932 given out a s keepsakes to visitors to the press. The books in this series are titled Addresses of Abraham Lincoln (1929), The...
Identifier: SPC 2019.053
Scope and Contents Framed photograph of Adelia Lutz and art students, ca. 1886.
Adelphic Union Literary Society, Maryville College. Programs for 1873 and 1883, with an unbound copy of “Letters Addressed to a Friend” (Knoxville, 1817) from the papers of Gideon Stebbins White.
Identifier: Ephemera 2012.011
Scope and Contents Adelphic Union Literary Society, Maryville College. Programs for 1873 and 1883, with an unbound copy of “Letters Addressed to a Friend” (Knoxville, 1817) from the papers of Gideon Stebbins White. Book signed on title page upper right “G. S. White.”
Dates: 1873; 1883
Scope and Contents Adjutant Report Letter Book, Ed Maynard Post, G. A. R., 1886-1887 and 1926-1929. Correspondence hand copied into the book. 1886-1887 by Thos. H. Kearney. Minutes of the Ed Maynard Post, No. 14, G. A. R., 1926-1929, recorded by Alexander Eckel. Last entry January 4, 1930, “There having been no regular meeting of the Post since July last on account of want of a quorum the members being unable to attend on account of sickness....” followed by a large number of blank pages. At the end of the volume...
Identifier: MSC 0436
Scope and Contents Includes legal documents relating to Knoxville real estate business, A. A. Schmid Realty Co., Alex. McMillan Co. and personal and family documents relating to the Schmid, Dempster, and Culver families. WW I and WW II postcards and documents. Stock certificates for Smalley Chevrolet Co. (Knoxville), Elridge Price Corp. (Dallas), Black River Oil and Gas Co., Manhattan -Texas Petroleum Co.
Identifier: SPC 2017.002
Scope and Contents Adolph Ochs, owner of the New York Times. Shown with silver printer’s stick to mark his 13th anniversary as publisher. 1 pc. with typed caption attached. 6 x 7.75” sepia
Dates: ca. 1909
Identifier: Ephemera 2015.011
Scope and Contents Adolph S. Ochs Commemorative Stamp September 18, 1976; one cover with cancellation, 1 sheet of four stamps
Advance Month’s Pay roster. 46th Inf. Regt. Ill. Vols. [February] 1864. Recd. from Lt. W.H. Hubbs, 13th Infantry, U.S. Mustering and Disbursing Officer, Springfield, Ill.
Scope and Contents Advance Month’s Pay roster. 46th Inf. Regt. Ill. Vols. [February] 1864. Recd. from Lt. W.H. Hubbs, 13th Infantry, U.S. Mustering and Disbursing Officer, Springfield, Ill.. DS 1 pc. (oversize) (taped on back). Includes names of recruits and signatures.
Advertisement from Wheeler, Marshall, & Bruce, Stationers, Printers, Nashville to P. M. Senter, Co. Clerk, Rutledge, 1872.
Identifier: Ephemera 2017.015
Scope and Contents Advertisement from Wheeler, Marshall, & Bruce, Stationers, Printers, Nashville to P. M. Senter, Co. Clerk, Rutledge
Identifier: Ephemera 2020.035
Scope and Contents Leaflet advertising a Kindergarten opening September 1, 1887 at the Female Institute taught by Miss Catherine V. Bonnell. “TERMS: $1.00 Per Week, payable half yearly in advance.” Inside describes benefits of Kindergarten as transitional period from home to school, for children ages three to seven.
Scope and Contents AEF. France, Military leave letters, Andrew Heim, March 1, 1919.
Aelred J. Gray research notes for local government chapter for Heart of the Valley (East Tennessee Historical Society).
Identifier: MSC 0692
Scope and Contents Notes for the chapter on local government published in the “Heart of the Valley”
Identifier: QSPC 2012.003
Scope and Contents Oversize aerial photograph of the University of Tennessee campus, Knoxville, Tenn. Ca. 1950 (16 x 20”, B&W. 1 pc.)
Dates: circa 1950
Aerial photographs of 1982 World’s Fair site, downtown Knoxville, University of Tennessee, and Knoxville’s riverfront. Taken by John W. Proffitt. (color photographs)
Identifier: PC 0027
Scope and Contents Aerial photographs of 1982 World’s Fair site, downtown Knoxville, University of Tennessee, and Knoxville’s riverfront. Taken by John W. Proffitt in 1982. 27 color photographs, all mounted on heavy paper. Photographs are 11"x16” and 11"x14.”
Aerial photographs of Interstate 40 interchanges when newly finished. 6 photos--Lovell Road, Westhills--Bearden, Papermill Road, Campbell Station Road, Cedar Bluff Road, Mabry Hood Road.
Identifier: SPC 2008.003
Scope and Contents Aerial photographs of Interstate 40 interchanges when newly finished. Four photos-- Westhills--Bearden, Papermill Road, Campbell Station Road , Cedar Bluff Road, Lovell Road, Mabry Hood Road.
African-American family photographs, albums, ephemera. Knoxville family, the chief identified person is Knoxville Police Dept. officer Lloyd W. Bruce.
Identifier: MSC 0477
Scope and Contents African-American family photographs, albums, ephemera. Knoxville family. Chief identified person is Knoxville Police Dept. officer Lloyd W. Bruce.
- Calvin M. McClung Historical Collection 4395
- Tennessee Archive of Moving Image and Sound 15
- Photographs 730
- Knoxville (Tenn.) 543
- Tennessee History Civil War, 1861-1865 230
- Ephemera 167
- Scrapbooks 165
- Genealogy 151
- Portraits 146
- Schools 134
- Bibles 130
- Knox County (Tenn.) 113
- Clubs and organizations 107
- Correspondence 104
- Deeds 101
- Business enterprises 90
- African Americans 86
- Group portraits 82
- Account books 81
- American newspapers -- Local editions 81
- Artifacts 79
- Politics and government 73 ∧ less
- English 926
- No linguistic content; Not applicable 15
- Welsh 6
- French 4
- German 2