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Anna Gay McClung Collection.

Identifier: MSC 0274
Scope and Contents Collection includes: diary kept by Mary A. Dickinson during a summer trip from Louisiana to Canada, 1859 + transcription; Mary A. Dickinson’s diary, 1864 (Civil War) + one papers entitled “The War in 1860, 61, 62.”; Mary A. Gay’s diary, 1867-1871 (home life); “History of the Mitchell Family; Children of J. H. Gay and Sophia Mitchell; Children of E. J. Gay and Lavinia Hynes” by Mrs. C. J. McClung, 1952 (typed, 3-ring binder. Copy of McClung shelves). Writings on the Mitchell, Haley, McWilliams,...
Dates: 1860-1952

Anna Gillispie letter to A. L. Gillespie .

Identifier: MM.1981.010
Scope and Contents Letter from Anna Gillispie(?), Riceville, to her brother A.L. Gillispie(?), New Market, Tenn. No date. ca. 1830s-1840s. ALS 1 p, Re: clothing made and sent to brother. Also, note inviting Mr. Johns to tea, Hawkinsville, February 27, 1836.
Dates: 1830-1840

Anna H. Branch letter, 1918.

Identifier: MM.1982.006
Scope and Contents October 19, 1918, letter from Anna M. Branch, New London, Conn., to Mrs. C. M. McClung (or McClure?), Knoxville, Tenn. ALS 1 pc. + env. Thanking her for complimentary letter.
Dates: 1918

Anna Sandhu Ray courtroom sketches, ca. 1975-76.

Identifier: Ephemera 2019.005
Scope and Contents Three original sketches made by Anna Sandhu (later Mrs. James Earl Ray) of a murder trial in the Federal Courtroom in Knoxville, Tenn., ca. 1975-76. The murder trial was of two men from Cocke County, Tenn., who robbed a bank in Kodak, Tenn., and killed several people. Donor’s note indicates picture #1 is of the defendants and #s 2& 3 are of the attorneys during the trial. 3 original drawings, ink and watercolor on heavy paper. 14 x 22” + Jan. 1995 letter from Louise L. McReynolds re: Anna...
Dates: 1975-1976

Anne Wetzell Armstrong Papers

Identifier: MSC 0930
Scope and Contents Anne Wetzell Armstrong moved to Knoxville, Tenn from Grand Rapids, Michigan in the 1880s. She married Robert F. Armstrong, son of Robert Houston Armstrong, in 1905. She wrote two published novels (The Seas of God and This Day and Time) -- the first set in Kingsville (based on Knoxville) and the second in a rural Appalachian Community based on Big Creek. She also published multiple articles on women’s status in the business world and also wrote several plays. This collection includes copies of...
Dates: 1860-1940

Annie Brownlow Patrick portrait

Identifier: SPC 2018.006
Scope and Contents Annie Brownlow Patrick, ca. 1888-1893, Taken by A.E. Rinehart Studio, Londoner Block, Denver, CO. She was the daughter of W.G. Brownlow.
Dates: ca. 1888-1893

Annie Christian letter, 1787.

Identifier: MM.1981.105
Scope and Contents February 1, 1787, letter from Annie Christian (Beargrass, Ky.) to Captain Patrick Edwards, Fort William. ALS 1 p. Re: expecting trouble from Indians in the summer; let Mr. Curcundoll and Breden have land; “the people up in Lincoln are about being draughted to go against the Chicmoggas”; Indians stealing horses at McEfee’s and killed a man near Col. Shelby’s. + handwritten note on Curcundoll name Annie Christian was the sister of Patrick Henry and widow of Col. William Christian.
Dates: 1787

Annie Law Collection (Gift of Mrs. Stewart McCroskey).

Identifier: MSC 0180
Scope and Contents Annie (Elizabeth Ann) Law (1840-1889) was the daughter of John and Anna Haswell Law. She was born in Rockcliffe, Cumberland, England. Her parents emigrated to the United States in 1850 with three small children, of which Annie was the oldest. The family settled in Blount County in East Tennessee, where her father died in 1852. Her mother was a fine musician and made a living teaching music. She also taught her children music and literature. Annie studied under Dr. Isaac Anderson and others and...
Dates: 1859-1893

Annual returns for the 48th Regt., Tennessee Militia, for 1817, Capt. Wm. Locke (photocopy).

Identifier: MM.2006.003
Scope and Contents Annual returns for the 48th Regt., Tennessee Militia, for 1817, Capt. Wm. Locke. 2 pcs. (photocopy)
Dates: 1817

Annual Spring Tour and Meeting

Identifier: SPC 1995.034
Scope and Contents Annual Spring Tour and Meeting. L-r: Dr. David Adkisson, President of Cleveland State College; speakers: Col. James F. Corn, Sr., Mrs. Maurine Tipton, Mr. Terry Townsend. B&W 8x10”
Dates: 1960s-1970s

Anthony R. Trent Research (genealogy).

Identifier: MSC 0878
Scope and Contents This collection consists of genealogical research done by Anthony R. Trent of Jefferson City, Tennessee. The surnames included are Ballinger, Clawson, Cockrum, Denton, Odom, Romine, Travis, Trent, Trogdon and Vineyard. The ten folders are housed in one box. The pages are not stamped but have a banner with ‘Anthony R. Trent’ printed across each page. Folder 1: Ballinger. Descendants of Moses Sr. Ballinger. 149 pp. Folder 2: Clawson. Descendants of William Clawson. 70 pp. Folder 3: Cockrum....
Dates: 2012

Anthony Trent Collection.

Identifier: MSC 0480
Scope and Contents Ballinger research; 1855 ledger (very damaged); postcards; Sons of Confederate Veterans Tennessee automobile license plate (2008) Brushy Mountain program and photographs 2013; Transcription of audio recording of Earle A. Northern; additional items 8-11-2014 ASARCO, zinc mining, paper, Mascot, token from American Zinc Co. for 1 pt. of milk from Farm; Letter from C. M. Smith, Tampico Mills, to Mrs. L. A. Read, Three Springs about purchase of corn crop 2-7-1900; additional postcards, first day...
Dates: 1855, 1900, 1990-2014

Antiques Roadshow, Knoxville, July 13, 2013. Event Guide, Magazine, Tickets.

Identifier: Ephemera 2013.015
Scope and Contents Antiques Roadshow, Knoxville, July 13, 2013. Event Guide, Magazine, Tickets. Held at the Knoxville Convention Center.
Dates: 2013

Appalachee Ann (Sheet Music, 1910).

Identifier: Ephemera 2014.010
Scope and Contents Sheet music for Appalachee Ann, Dedicated to Appalachian Exposition President Wm. J. Oliver. Arranged by H. Louis Kisskalt. Words and Melody by Lucy B. Haug, Knoxville, Tenn. Double Eagle Edition, Published by Authors Publishing Society, Chicago, Ill. 5 pp. Two copies.
Dates: 1910

Appalachian Club Memories

Identifier: SPC 2015.010
Scope and Contents SPC 2015.010.001 Appalachian Club Memories near Gatlinburg. Friends of your Aunt Laura who lived in Gatlinburg. Lath house growing ginseng. RPPC SPC 2015.010.002 Appalachian Club Memories Above Little River. ‘More Smoky exploring.’ SPC 2015.010.003 Appalachian Club Memories. ‘Exploring in the Smokies.’ Faint image. SPC 2015.010.004 Appalachian Club Memories’ Aunt Bessie’s cabin in background by Little River.’ ‘She painted there in the summer at Elkmont.’
Dates: undated

Appalachian Electric Cooperative membership certificate to J. H. Denton. 1941.

Identifier: MM.2000.041
Scope and Contents Appalachian Electric Cooperative By-Laws (printed booklet, 31 pp. No date); Appalachian Electric Cooperator, October 15, 1940, Jefferson City, Tenn. Letter to members from Kenneth B. Metcalf, Manager. 1 pc.; Appalachian Electric Cooperative Membership Certificate No. 1521. To J. H. Denton, New Market, Tenn. December 10, 1941. DS 1 pc. + envelope postmarked January 5, 1942 (with two 3-cent stamps).
Dates: 1941

Appalachian Exposition 1911 small leather purse

Identifier: Artifact 2014.011
Scope and Contents Small leather purse with metal kisslock frame and chain for handle. ‘Appalachian Exposition 1911’ handwritten on one side; ‘Eva’ handwritten on the other side.
Dates: 1911

Appalachian Exposition article, [Charleston] News and Courier. Sept. 14, 1910.

Identifier: Ephemera 2018.001
Scope and Contents Appalachian Exposition article, [Charleston] News and Courier. Sept. 14, 1910. “The Appalachian Exposition a Blaze of Glory; South’s Big Show Event of the Year Now Open.” 1 clipping.
Dates: 1910

Appalachian Exposition B. P. O. E. pin

Identifier: Artifact 2012.003
Scope and Contents Appalachian Exposition B.P.O.E. pin, 1910. Copper metal pin with Tennessee-shaped top (embossed: ’B.P.O.E. Knoxville 160. Detroit Reunion 1910) linked to rectangular embossed bottom With AE in white, ‘Appalachian Exposition Knoxville, Tenn.’ ‘COME TO KNOXVILLE IN 1910’ and elk head at lower right. B.P.O.E. = Benevolent and Protective Order of Elks (also know as Elks Lodge). On back: Greenduck Co., Chicago. C clasp on back. Overall size of both parts: 2 1/4 x 2” 1 pc. artifact.
Dates: 1910

Appalachian Exposition catalog, 1911.

Identifier: MM.1983.012
Scope and Contents Premium list and prospectus, Appalachian Exposition, Knoxville, September 11-October 1, 1911. Photographs of officers. PHOTOCOPY.
Dates: 1911

Appalachian Exposition Company Stock Certificate, 1910.

Identifier: MM.1983.005
Scope and Contents Appalachian Exposition Company stock certificate to J. P. Roddy. 5 shares. September 1, 1910. (Photocopy) National Conservation Exposition Company stock certificate to J. P. Roddy. 5 shares. May 4, 1913.()Photocopy)
Dates: 1910

Appalachian Exposition creamer

Identifier: Artifact 2014.004
Scope and Contents Artifact 2014.004 White earthenware creamer (finish is crackled), with AE (Appalachian Exposition) emblem in blue and gold on the front and “Knoxville, 1910” on the back. No maker’s mark. Crack on front. Gold decoration on front and back.
Dates: 1910

Appalachian Exposition cup

Identifier: Artifact 2016.003
Scope and Contents Appalachian Exposition Knoxville, Tenn. Red glass cup with clear glass bottom (patterned) and handle. Gold lettering and on rim.
Dates: 1910

Appalachian Exposition daily programme, Sept. 29 [1910]. (ephemera)

Identifier: Ephemera 2010.011
Scope and Contents Appalachian Exposition daily programme, Sept. 29 [1910]. Chattanooga Day. Exposition information. Racy Kream Co. ad for ice cream on front. 1 pc. (ephemera)
Dates: 1910

Appalachian Exposition envelope, 1910.

Identifier: Ephemera 2013.005
Scope and Contents Appalachian Exposition envelope, Knoxville, Tenn., Sept. 12-Oct. 12, 1910. Front cover of envelope illustrated with buildings and designs. Back of envelope addressed by typewriter to Miss Ida Crawley, Sweetwater, Tenn. (She was an East Tennessee artist). No stamp or postmark. 1 pc.
Dates: 1910

Appalachian Exposition guest book for the library exhibit, 1911.

Identifier: MM.1997.113
Scope and Contents Guest book for the library exhibit, Appalachian Exposition of 1911, Knoxville, Tenn. Includes signatures, addresses, dates, and comments. Some dates from 1913.
Dates: 1911-1913

Appalachian Exposition Ohio Society paper badge, 1910. (ephemera)

Identifier: Ephemera 2012.005
Scope and Contents Appalachian Exposition, Knoxville, Tenn. Ohio. Ohio Society paper badge, October 3, 1910. Larew Printing Co., Knoxville, Tenn. Includes AE emblem in red and blue ink and ‘Ohio’ with flag design in red and blue ink. 2 x 7.25” (torn; in two pieces)
Dates: 1910

Appalachian Exposition pennant

Identifier: Artifact 2016.002
Scope and Contents Appalachian Exposition pennant. Red, white and blue felt sewn together and gold glitter design and words ‘Knoxville, Tenn. 1910 Souvenir.’ Round disk of paper in center with photograph of the Administration Building and the words ‘Appalachian Exposition Sep. 12 to Oct. 12, 1910.’ (Paper is creased)
Dates: 1910

Appalachian Exposition souvenir plate. (artifacts)

Identifier: Artifact 2009.002
Scope and Contents White porcelain or ceramic plate with pierced edging and gilt, 9.5” diameter. Center has color picture of Administration Building, Appalachian Exposition, Knoxville, Tenn. On back: J.H.R. & Co. Knoxville, Tenn. Made in Germany for B.W. Akers.
Dates: 1910-1911

Appalachian Exposition spoon

Identifier: Artifact 2013.001
Scope and Contents Appalachian Exposition sterling spoon with “Appalachian Exposition, Knoxville, Tennessee” on the bowl around a likeness of the main exposition building. Tennessee state seal on the handle. 1 pc. artifacts. 1910 or 1911.
Dates: 1910 - 1911