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Monuments & memorials

Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 4 Collections and/or Records:

Blount Mansion Photographs

Identifier: SPC 1997.001
Scope and Contents

Blount Mansion (2 ext.; main hall; drawing room); portrait of Governor William Blount; monument in memory of Mary Boyce Temple (DAR); St. John’s Episcopal Church (int.).

Dates: undated

Dinwiddie and Saylor memorial (re: arrest of Harvey Logan, 1915).

Identifier: MM.1976.006
Scope and Contents

Memorial to officers Robert T. Saylor and William Dinwiddie re: arrest of outlaw Harvey Logan, 1915. Postcard picturing William Dinwiddie. Ca. 1914 newspaper clipping re: death of Dinwiddie.

Dates: 1915

Dixie Lee Wyatt Crosby Memorial Information

Identifier: MM.2019.119
Scope and Contents

Information on Dixie Lee Day, November 8, 2019 by Tennessee State Senate Resolution No. 4. As well as the Dixie Lee Historical Marker and other memorials.

Dixie Lee Wyatt Crosby was born Wilma Winifred Wyatt on November 4, 1909 in Harriman, Tennessee. She adopted the stage name “Dixie Lee” after joining Fox Film Corp. in 1929. She married Bing Crosby a year later and they had four children. She died of ovarian cancer in 1952.

Dates: 2019

“Silent Sentinels” by Michael Sawyer

Identifier: Ephemera 2019.151
Scope and Contents

Brochure for the East Tennessee Veterans Memorial 10th Anniversary titled “Silent Sentinels” by Michael Sawyer dated November 15, 2018. Description of the Memorial and its history.

Dates: 2018