Tyson, Lawrence Davis, 1861-1929
Found in 7 Collections and/or Records:
Judge C. C. Clay receipt, 1818; Barshaba Smith III letter, 1854; H. M. Carr note, 1867; Stover vs. Hammer replevin warrant, 1873; E. P. Gaines letter, 1899; 1928 sympathy acknowledgement from Tyson family.
Lawrence Davis Tyson (1861-1929), Brigadier General U.S. Expeditionary Force, World War I; United States Senator from Tennessee (1925-1929). These papers cover primarily World War I and Tyson’s postwar career in business and politics.
Portrait of Brigadier General Lawrence D. Tyson, of 59th Brigade and 50th (“Old Hickory”) Division, U.S.A. Photographed October 14, 1917. Knaffl & Brakebill. Sepia, image area 6 1/5 x 9”.