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Album of Knoxville History (Trivia); Album on Millenium Manor Castle, Alcoa, Tenn.

 Collection
Identifier: PAS 0108
Scope and Contents

Album of Knoxville History (Trivia); Album on Millenium Manor Castle, Alcoa (Tenn.).

Dates: 1958-2008

Album of pictures taken by A. C. Killefer

 Collection
Identifier: QSPC 2012.001
Scope and Contents

Photograph album of pictures taken by A.C. Killefer of subjects in the Cumberland Plateau area of Tennessee. Ca. 1890s 41 sepia prints glued in homemade album. Prints about 4.5 x 8.25”.

Dates: circa 1890s

Alderson and Fort Letters and documents.

 Collection
Identifier: MSC 0525
Scope and Contents

Alderson family and Fort family of Hawkins County, Rogersville, Bulls Gap. Includes some information on Ellen Alderson (d. 7-23-1954)

Dates: 1820-1970

Alex Haley form letter

 Collection
Identifier: MM.2022.002
Scope and Contents

Form letter from Alex Haley promoting his book Roots and requesting genealogy stories for the new weekly television show he was pursuing about long-separated families who finally discovered each other.

Dates: circa 1978

Alex Haley letter to Patti Lindsay

 Collection
Identifier: MM.2020.008
Scope and Contents

1) Letter from Alex Haley to Patti Lindsay (Arts and Crafts Instructor of the Girls Club of Knoxville) re: his payment of $125 plus additional $25 for a carton of 50 cornshuck dolls sent to him previously. ALS. January 27, 1986. + envelope

2) copy of article on Alex Haley from December 19, 1985 Savannah (Ga.) Morning News

Dates: 1986

Alexander A. Arthur Family Papers (Middlesboro, Ky., and Mascot, Tenn.)

 Collection
Identifier: MSC 0097
Scope and Contents

Arthur Family Papers (Middlesboro, Ky., and Mascot Tenn.) Alexander A. Arthur (1846- 1912) a Scottish-born engineer and entrepreneur who founded Scottish-Carolina Timber and Land Company; later founder of Middlesboro, Also includes 3 cassette tapes on Normandy World War II and perhaps Arthur family

Dates: 1846-1912

Alexander Douglass’s commission as Captain in 10th Regiment of Tennessee Militia, 1813. Signed by Governor Willie Blount.

 Collection
Identifier: MM.1999.013
Scope and Contents

Commission as Captain in 10th Regiment of Tennessee Militia to Alexander Douglass, Knox County, Tenn. 1813. Signed by Governor Willie Blount. DS 1 pc. (seal missing; hole in document).

Dates: 1813

Alexander Hamilton letter, 1792.

 Collection
Identifier: MM.1981.197
Scope and Contents

June 7, 1792, letter from A. (Alexander) Hamilton, Treasury Department, to Thomas Willing, president of the Bank of the United States. ALS 1 p. Transmitting the President’s ratification of a loan made to the United States by the Bank.

Dates: 1792

Alexander Inn, Oak Ridge, Tenn. Ephemera (Brochures, Menus, 50th Anniversary Map Oak Ridge Mock-up for street sign, transparencies).

 Collection
Identifier: Ephemera 2013.024
Scope and Contents

Alexander Inn, Oak Ridge, Tenn.. Ephemera (Brochures, Menus, 50th Anniversary Map oak Ridge Mock-up for street sign, transparencies)

Dates: undated

Alexander Motor Inn, Oak Ridge, TN. Brochures and ephemera.

 Collection
Identifier: Ephemera 2019.145
Scope and Contents

-Rate/Reservation card (1982) -Brochure -Knoxville News-Sentinel article (11/13/1983) -Envelope printed with letterhead -Room card for Room 218 -Local Points of Interest sheet with map -Stationery (3 sheets)

Dates: 1980s

Alexander Outlaw affidavit. [pre-1800].

 Collection
Identifier: MM.1997.025
Scope and Contents

Affidavit signed by A[lexander] Outlaw re: case of McCall’s Lissee[sic.] vs. Bufort. ADS 1 pc. Dated as pre-1800 by the seller.

Dates: pre-1800

Alexander Outlaw Ayers militia appointment, 1823.

 Collection
Identifier: MM.1981.020
Scope and Contents

Appointment of Alexander Outlaw Ayres as Adjutant of the 14th Regt. of the Tennessee Militia in Roane County, Tenn. Signed by Abrick(?) Allison, Col., 14th Regt. Militia. April 14, 1823. ADS 1 p. Photostat

Dates: 1823

Alfred A. Taylor and Robert L. Taylor Collection.

 Collection
Identifier: MM.1984.009
Scope and Contents

Alfred A. and Robert L. Taylor material: printed etched portrait of each man, 1 pc.; campaign button “The People -- Our Bob” 1 pc. (in envelope); “The War of the Roses” / “Bob” Taylor brochure re: “The Paradise of Fools” lecture series, 1893-1894. 1 pc.

Dates: 1893-1894

Alfred Balch, Nashville letter to Archibald D. Murphy, 1826.

 Collection
Identifier: MM.1981.032
Scope and Contents

March 5, 1826 letter from Alfred Balch, Nashville, to Archibald D. Murphy, N. C. ALS 3 pp. Mentions land and legal cases; _____ Polk and land; financial situation and A&S (?) and Clay Conspiracy and William H. Crawford.

Dates: 1826

Alfred Burns Family Bible (gift of Marguerite Henry) (Bibles)

 Collection
Identifier: FB 0064
Scope and Contents

Family Bible of Alfred Burns. One page of family entries for Burns and Bell families. 1833.

Dates: 1833

Alfred Easley’s petition to get daughter back from Texas; P. M. Senter document to Freedman’s Bureau, 1871.

 Collection
Identifier: MM.2009.006
Scope and Contents November 20, 1871, letter from P. M. Senter, Court Clerk of Grainger County, Rutledge, Tenn., to Capt. Walker, U. S. A., In Charge of Freedman’s Bureau, Knoxville, Tenn. Requests assistance to bring back Manda, the daughter of former slave Alfred Easley, who went to Texas in 1854. ALS 1 pc. (2 pp.) December 9, 1871, petition of Alfred Easley, of Color (former slave of W. Easley), Rutledge, Grainger County, Tenn., to Major General O. O. Howard, Chief of the Freedman’s Bureau, Washington City,...
Dates: 1871

Alhambra Court and Home

 Collection
Identifier: SPC 2022.005
Scope and Contents

Six black-and-white photographs (2.75"x4.5" each) of Alhambra Courts (Knoxville, TN). All exteriors. One promotional postcard for Alhambra Court and Home, R. L. Fooshee, Owner. Color image of exterior.

Dates: unknown

Alice Bell Community material.

 Collection
Identifier: MM.2018.009
Scope and Contents

Alice Bell Community material borrowed for copying (scanning and prints from scans); original material returned to lender. Includes Alice Bell Civic League letter, 1947; Eddie Williams, Park City Lowry School Safety Patrol certificate; Alice Bell Parent Teacher Community Club minutes, 1920’s-1930.

Dates: 1920-1950

Alice Lynn Howell Collection. Includes genealogy and notes for biography on Dr. William Hunt.

 Collection
Identifier: MSC 0713
Scope and Contents

Alice Lynn Howell Collection. Includes genealogy and notes for biography on Dr. William Hunt. 2 photograph albums of snapshots of ETHS, McClung Collection events + photograph albums including historic family photographs + 1 box of her book “Adventures of a Nineteenth Century Medic [William Hunt]

Dates: 1990s

Alice W. Milton Collection.

 Collection
Identifier: MSC 0786
Scope and Contents

Includes Henley family Bible, 1869 (includes family records); family pictures; photostats of David Henley documents; land dispute between Carson and Williamson in Monroe County, Tenn.; Arthur Henley estate papers; Samuel Henley documents Charlestown, Mass.; Day book, Chota, 1839-1844; Day Book Pleasant Hills, 1852-1858; Scrapbook; Thomas Henley record book, Chota, 1853, medical visits and accounts; Barclay McGhee fabric from draperies

Dates: 1820 - 1870

Alice Warner Milton Papers.

 Collection
Identifier: MSC 0787
Scope and Contents

Most of this collection is concerned with Fort Loudon, early East Tennessee history, historic preservation and the Association for the Preservation of Tennessee Antiquities. The collection includes manuscripts, documents, papers, slides and photographs. Associated microfilm was added to the microfilm collection. Boxes of files and papers. There were small collections of original manuscripts from William Blount and Charles Campbell which are cataloged separately.

Dates: 1950s-1980s

Alice’s Adventures In Wonderland (miniature book)

 Collection
Identifier: Artifact 2018.003
Scope and Contents

Alice’s Adventures In Wonderland by Lewis Carroll. With forty-two illustrations by John Tenniel. MiniaPress Printed and Published by Edmund S. Wood. Printed in the U.S.A. No date. Miniature book. Green cover with gold embossing. 1 vol.

Dates: 1950

‘All The Way Home.’ 1963.

 Collection
Identifier: Poster 2000.002
Scope and Contents

Color poster from the movie “All The Way Home.” Starring Jean Simmons and Robert Preston. 1963. 27x41.” Based on the novel “A Death in the Family” by James Agee. #63/304.

Dates: 1963

Allan Yeomans Photographs

 Collection
Identifier: SPC 2004.002
Scope and Contents

Undated wedding portrait of Mariam Guthrie (Mrs. George Martin). B&W 8x10” (fingerprints on front of print). By Thompson’s. 1 pc.; Both items found in a 1924 Carson Newman College yearbook, The Appalachian. photograph of George & Gene just out of swimming pool. (note on back signed Kathryn). sepia. 4x5” 1 pc.

Dates: undated

Allen R. Coggins North Knoxville Family Photos

 Collection
Identifier: SPC 2019.111
Scope and Contents

-8 black & white photos of family members with identifications, mostly taken on Oklahoma Avenue. 1920s-1940s

-Group black & white photo of Local 457 International Woodworkers of America, Knoxville Tennessee November 15, 1946.

Dates: 1920s-1940s

Alliance for a Better Tomorrow & Knoxville Interfaith Network., 1987-1993.

 Collection
Identifier: MSC 0506
Scope and Contents

Alliance for a Better Tomorrow Knoxville Interfaith Network

Dates: 1987-1993

Allin Papers.

 Collection
Identifier: MSC 0621
Scope and Contents

Papers of Rev. J. Hayes Allin of Chattanooga, Presbyterian minister and real estate investor, largely 1880s-1900s. Interests include real estate, poultry raising, hunting, inventions. Calendar of the first gift. 1934-1935. Remainder of his correspondence donated in a second gift.

Dates: 1880s-1900s

Alma Bolton White Mayfield Photograph Albums.

 Collection
Identifier: PAS 0094
Scope and Contents

Photographs of Alma Bolton, many taken by her first husband Harold H. White, First Lt. U. S. Air Force, 323rd Bomber Squadron, 91st Bomber Group Heavy, died 2-22-1944 in Margraten, Netherlands. Alma Bolton White married Thomas B. Mayfield, III of Athens. She died in 1969 aged 50.

Dates: 1938-1952

Alma Childress Cox Balsam

 Collection
Identifier: SPC 2004.007
Scope and Contents 1. Alma Childress Cox Balsam in formal gown with Hawaiian guitar. People’s Studio. Jan. 23, 1953. 3.5 x 5” B&W. (postcard backing; tape damage on back). 2. Alma Childress Cox Balsam and husband Casper Balsam. 3x4” B&W. + newspaper clippings: “Famous Grand Ole Opry...” (no date); Home Folks by Vic Weals, May 2, 1954, re” Lucy (‘Ma’) Childress and banjo; small death notice of Lucy Childers (sic.), Gibsonton [Fla.] (no date); “ ‘Steel guitar queen’ makes Hawaiian music” re: Alma...
Dates: 1950s

Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority programs, ca. 1939-1941. Alpha Pi Omega Chapter. From the estate of Olive Hannum.

 Collection
Identifier: Ephemera 2001.002
Scope and Contents

Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority presents “Adam and Eva” at Austin High School, March 14 (no year). 1 pc. cast listed on front, autographs printed on inner spread and back page. Alpha Pi Omega Chapter of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority presents the internationally famous Etta Motten. Knoxville High School Auditorium. March 3, 1939. Autographed on the front. 1 pc. Alpha Pi Omega Glee Club of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority. Sevier County High School. March 25, 1941. 1 pc.

Dates: ca. 1939-1941