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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

Appalachian Exposition spoon

Identifier: Artifact 2015.001
Scope and Contents Silver spoon stamped ‘Appalachian Exposition’ on handle. Shell-shaped bowl. C. D. Kenny Co. stamped on back handle.
Dates: 1910 - 1911

Appalachian Fair postcard

Identifier: Ephemera 2020.054
Scope and Contents Newport, Tenn., Appalachian Fair postcard, 1912. Unused card shows Cocke County Sheriff C.E. Dawson and gives all info about Fair. Reverse has short info pitch and divided back.
Dates: 1912

Appalachian Merchant's Association meeting, Knoxville, March 4-6, 1918 [advertising blotter].

Identifier: Ephemera 2019.028
Scope and Contents Knoxville, Tenn., 1918 Appalachian Merchant's Association meeting advertising blotter. Mentions talks by Manning, Carver and others, short course in merchandising, etc. Well used condition, but large, colorful image of Uncle Sam, pointing, makes this very desirable.
Dates: 1918

Appalachian Mills Annual Picnic, Sterchi Park, June 29,1929 panorama photograph by Robin Thompson

Identifier: SPC 2010.011
Scope and Contents Appalachian Mills Annual Picnic, Sterchi Park, June 29,1929
Dates: 1929

Appalachian Mills, W. A. Brownlee; Beaumont Avenue Baptist Church.

Identifier: Ephemera 2018.017
Scope and Contents Souvenir Labor-Management Banquet and Dance in honor of, W. A. Brownlee, President of Appalachian Mills, Andrew Johnson Hotel, December 29, 1945; Victory Bulletin, Beaumont Avenue Baptist Church, November 7, 1943
Dates: 1943-1945

Appalachian Trail Conference Papers

Identifier: Ephemera 2020.013
Scope and Contents --Newsletter (October 2, 1968) to Conference members detailing the passage of the National Trails System Act.

--Copy of the National Trails System Act (Public Law 90-543, 90th Congress, S. 827) October 2, 1968

--Brochure titled “The Appalachian Trail” published by The Appalachian Trail Conference. Publication No. 17 (Fifteenth Edition) January 1968
Dates: 1968

Archable Duggan Bible, 1885 (gift of Marion Fanelli) (Bibles)

Identifier: FB 0079
Scope and Contents Bible containing family entries for Archable Duggan (married Anna C. Schults in 1843) and family. Sevier Co., Tenn. 1885 edition of Bible.
Dates: 1885

Archer, Mildred S. “ A Southern Part of East Tennessee.”

Identifier: MM.1986.006
Scope and Contents Archer, Mildred S. “ A Southern Part of East Tennessee.” Typescript article with transcribed Civil War letters of the Wells family of Greene County, Tenn.
Dates: 1986

Archibald Glascock of Fauquier County, Va., and Washington County, Tenn.

Identifier: MM.2005.004
Scope and Contents Archibald Glascock of Fauquier County, Va., and Washington County, Tenn. By Kenyon Stevenson, Hudson, Ohio TS 14 pp.
Dates: 1785-1947

Archibald Henderson letter, 1928.

Identifier: MM.1981.209
Scope and Contents November 7, 1928, letter from Archibald Henderson, Mathematics Department, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, N.C., to Miss (Mary) Rothrock. ALS 1 p. Acknowledges her letter.
Dates: 1928

Archibald Roane signature on 1804 commission for Justices of the Peace in Greene County (Tenn.)

Identifier: QMM.2010.002
Scope and Contents Archibald Roane, Governor of Tennessee, signature on 1804 commission for Justices of the Peace in Greene County, Tenn: Beriah Frazier, Cornelius Newman, Robert Gwinn, Alexander McCoppen, Moses Moore, Valentine Callahan, John Russell, James Stinson, John Jones (Capt.), Leonard Dell. Knoxville, Tenn. November 4, 1804. Wm. Macklin, Secretary. ADS 1 pc. Wax seal.
Dates: 1804

Architectural and design plans, the Gateway Pavilion at Volunteer Landing (Knoxville Regional Visitors’ Center)

Identifier: APD 0027
Scope and Contents Architectural and design plans, the Gateway Pavilion at Volunteer Landing. (Knoxville Regional Visitors’ Center) “The site of the Holston Treaty, Volunteer Landing was destined to become a waterfront destination that residents and visitors of Knoxville could enjoy daily. In 1988, a Waterfront Task Force was established to study and develop recommendations for the protection, enhancement, and development of the seven-mile stretch of waterfront space along the Tennessee River. One of the Task...
Dates: 1995 - 2007

Architectural Plans for the Custom House, now East Tennessee History Center

Identifier: APD 0040
Scope and Contents Plans for the original Custom House and for alterations and addition (1979-2005) all of which were done by Barber & McMurry.
Dates: 1979 - 2005

Architectural Plans for the Knoxville Custom House and Post Office (Photocopies from the National Archives) (sheet 10 only)

Identifier: APD 0014
Scope and Contents Architectural Plans for the Knoxville Custom House and Post Office. (Photocopies from the National Archives) (Sheet 10, Elevation of the Prince Street (west) side of the Custom House
Dates: 1874

Architectural plans for the residence of Mr. N. E. Logan (copies) (Gift of Mr. & Mrs. Robert F. Samples)

Identifier: APD 0002
Scope and Contents Architectural plans for the residence of Mr. N. E. Logan, Lyons View, 1929. Frank O. Barber, architect. 5 sheets ( ground floor, first floor, second floor, garden front & north front elevations, east end and west end elevations). Photocopies.
Dates: 1929

Archival copy negatives of panoramic photographs (made from Thompson panoramic photographs)

Identifier: PC 0083
Scope and Contents 8"x10” b&w copy negatives of panoramic photographs. Copy negs made by Gamma Photo in Chicago, 1/1999.
Dates: 1999

Archivo General de Indias, Papeles de Cuba.

Identifier: MSC 0624
Scope and Contents The collection consists of photostats, typescripts, and translations of original documents in the Archivo General de Indias in Seville, Spain. The documents were selected by historian A. P. Whitaker while he was doing research in the Archives. The project was financed by a gift from Mrs. C. M. McClung. The items selected were those which had some connection to the early history of Tennessee and the old frontier Southwest in the 18th and early 19th century.
Dates: 1924-1925

Armstrong Family Papers, 1826-1892. Include the papers of Drury P. Armstrong and Robert Houston Armstrong.

Identifier: MSC 0237
Scope and Contents The Armstrong Family Papers consist of the business transactions and personal reflections of Drury Paine Armstrong (1799-1856) and his son Robert Houston Armstrong (1825-1896). In 1823, Drury P. Armstrong married Amelia Houston, the daughter of Robert Houston. Armstrong was a well regarded businessman and town leader and was appointed to several positions throughout his lifetime. Robert Houston Armstrong was elected to the state legislature about 1850, representing Knox and Sevier Counties. The...
Dates: 1826-1892

Armstrong Papers – Hileman Material.

Identifier: MSC 0540
Scope and Contents The Armstrong Papers – Hileman Materials Collection is a collection of Armstrong correspondence and associated materials dating from 1880 to 1949. The papers were collected by Frances Hileman and later acquired by the McClung Collection. All of the letters in the Armstrong Papers-Hileman Material relate to Susie Armstrong or her extended family. Susie Armstrong was born Susie Norman in 1868 in Knox County, Tennessee, and married Thaddeus Armstrong in 1890. They had two children, Beatrice born...
Dates: 1880-1949

Arnell Photographs

Identifier: SPC 2014.009
Scope and Contents SPC 2014.009.001 Group of five men, all unidentified except man on far right, Samuel Mayes Arnell (1833 Columbia, Tenn.-1903, Johnson City, Tenn.). 5x7.5” sepia print mounted on backing. 1 pc. SPC 2014.009.002 Jane Mayes Arnell (1856-1923), [daughter of Samuel Mayes Arnell]. 4x6” sepia print mounted on board. 1 pc.
Dates: ca. 1870s-1880s

Arnold Schwarzbart Collection.

Identifier: MSC 0576
Scope and Contents The collection includes documents, photographs, posters, printing plates, architectural plans, and artifacts.
Dates: 1951 - 2015

Arrowmont postcards

Identifier: Ephemera 2021.003
Scope and Contents Five unused postcards featuring Arrowmont School of Arts and Crafts in Gatlinburg, Tennessee. 1) Marian G. Heard Resource Center Courtyard Mural 2) Arrowmont Red Barn 3) Marian G. Heard Resource Center Courtyard 4) Windgate Center for Wood 5) Arrowmont Woodturned Totems
Dates: unknown

“Arrows to Atoms” mail train

Identifier: SPC 2020.002
Scope and Contents Set of black & white negatives of “Arrows to Atoms” mail train. Photographs printed in McClung darkroom. Also includes copies of newspaper articles about the mail train.A horse and wagon mail train that originated in Knoxville (Tenn.) 28 July 1958. It was intended to go to Los Angeles by special approval of the U.S. Postal Service to commemorate the overland mail delivery which was discontinued in the early 1860s. The plan was not successful and the mail train hit trouble in...
Dates: 1961

Arthur Lee and Samuel Osgood letter to Thomas Smith. December 6, 1787.

Identifier: MM.1999.028
Scope and Contents Letter from Arthur Lee and Samuel Osgood, Board of Treasury, to Thomas Smith, Commissioner of the Loan Office for the State of Pennsylvania. ALS 1 p. Re: ‘circular,’ send copies of acts re: copper coinage.
Dates: 1787

Article by H. D. Paine on the history of W. G. Brownlow’s printing engine + 1905 article by H. H. Ingersoll on Knoxville’s 113th birthday.

Identifier: MM.nd.053
Scope and Contents Typed article by H. D. Paine on the history of W. G. Brownlow’s printing engine + 1905 article by H. H. Ingersoll on Knoxville’s 113th birthday (photocopy).
Dates: 1905