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Legal terms

 Subject
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:

A Notebook of Legal Points by Thomas A. R. Nelson, 1832.

 Collection
Identifier: MM.1997.101
Scope and Contents

Legal terms and definitions handwritten in volume by Thomas A. R. Nelson, 1832 (also 1834 written on inside cover.) 1 volume AD 170 pp. Index on inside back cover.

Dates: 1832

“Touching the Pencil” by Richard M. “Pek” Gunn, Poet Laureate of Tennessee

 Collection
Identifier: Ephemera 2020.031
Scope and Contents

Card with poem “Touching the Pencil” by Richard M. “Pek” Gunn, Poet Laureate of Tennessee printed inside. Front of card has etching of a boy at a table writing while a man in overalls touches the pencil he’s using. Poem is about the lessons his father taught him. Title refers to an illiterate person signing a legal document by touching the pencil while their name was signed by another person.

Dates: 1972