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Knoxville (Tenn.)

 Subject
Subject Source: Local sources

Found in 544 Collections and/or Records:

Arnold Schwarzbart Collection.

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

“Arrows to Atoms” mail train

 Collection
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

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.

 Collection
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

Association of Records Managers and Administrators (ARMA), Knoxville, East Tennessee Chapter.

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Identifier: MSC 0215
Scope and Contents 1 folder: ARMA: Knoxville-East Tennessee Chapter, 1990s. [Rec’d from Knox County Archives , 7-20-2012]. Added to Box 3.
Dates: 1990-

Automobile garage interior

 Collection
Identifier: SPC 2011.004
Scope and Contents SPC 2011.004.001 Automobile garage interior with four men in center, cars at sides. Tentatively identified by seller as Cadillac-Dodge dealership on Gay & Main, Knoxville, Tenn. 1920s. Sepia. 5 x 7” mounted photograph. 1 pc.
Dates: 1920s

Ball Camp News (newspapers)

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Identifier: NWP 0010
Scope and Contents Ball Camp News (newspapers) Published by the Ball Camp Community Club
Dates: 1965-1973

Barber and McMurry Architectural Records (through 1959)

 Collection
Identifier: APD 0030
Scope and Contents Architectural drawings of Barber & McMurry Architects, Knoxville, through 1959. The plans and some renderings are available. Specifications were not provided. Plans are arranged in these groups: General 208; Churches 121; Residences 376; Schools 133; Total 838
Dates: 1915 - 1959

Barry Spann artwork presentation

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Identifier: Ephemera 2020.103
Scope and Contents Ephemera of the September 6, 2012 presentation of two paintings by Barry Spann to the Howard H. Baker Jr. United States Courthouse. Includes invitation to the event, information sheet on the paintings, nomination for East Tennessee Historical Society 2011 Award of Excellence (for the research of the background of the artwork in the Courthouse), and photos of the Barry Spann artwork in the Courthouse.
Dates: 2012

Baumann & Baumann Architectural Plans

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Identifier: APD 0007
Scope and Contents Albert B. Baumann (1861-1942), architect, son of William and Catherine (Schneider) Baumann, was born in Knoxville, Tennessee. William Baumann (1813-1875) came to America with his parents about 1835 and in 1837 married Catherine Schneider, whose family had emigrated from Germany around the same time. The young couple went to Savannah, Georgia, where William Baumann was a ship designer and builder. Then they returned to East Tennessee; one son, Joseph F., was born in 1844 in Tellico Plains...
Dates: 1890s-1950s

Baum’s Home of Flowers Account Books.

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Identifier: MSC 0391
Scope and Contents Rescued by Buford Blanton from building being demolished in downtown: Baum’s Home of Flowers. Two Baum’s ledger books (one account book 1918-ca. 1931, one a cash ledger 1932-1950).
Dates: 1918-1950

Baum’s Home of Flowers advertisement

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Identifier: Ephemera 2019.216
Scope and Contents Card advertising Baum’s Home of Flowers (Knoxville, Tenn.) Includes list of dates for Easter from 1921-1967 and price list for corsages.
Dates: unknown

Bean family children

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Identifier: SPC 2009.001
Scope and Contents Five photographs of Bean family children (Ira, Lelia, Howard & Sabra). All taken by Weiser , Knoxville, Tenn. (‘opposite Post Office’). No date, 5 pcs. Believed to be the children of Tom (Thomas Jefferson) and Mollie (Mary Ann) Bean of Knoxville Tenn. (source of information: Michael Bean).
Dates: ca. 1880

Bearden Press Enterprise. (Formerly West Side Story), 1991-1992 (Newspapers)

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Identifier: NWP 0057
Scope and Contents Bearden Press Enterprise. (Formerly West Side Story), 1991-1992
Dates: 1991-1992

Bell Laundry Pamphlet

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Identifier: Ephemera 2020.001
Scope and Contents Pamphlet advertising Bell Laundry. The laundry was in business in Knoxville 1906-1928.
Dates: 1906 - 1928

Bill from George Tobler, Dairyman

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Identifier: Ephemera 2020.049
Scope and Contents Knoxville, Tenn., Geo. [George] Tobler, Dairyman, Pure Milk and Cream, December 1900, printed billhead to Mrs. Armstrong for $3.75. Says the bill is paid, signed Geo. Tobler.
Dates: 1900

Bill Hunt Collection Research on Knoxville High School.

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Identifier: MSC 0103
Scope and Contents Bill Hunt Collection research on Knoxville High School 1 folder rec. May 2000 (added to Box 1) contains a history compiled by Mr. Hunt concerning the placing of the KHS building on the National Register of Historic Places. Folder includes 1 photograph of Bill Hunt.
Dates: 1900-1951

Billy Graham Crusade in Knoxville, and Richard M. Nixon visit, 1970 (photographs of protests)

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Identifier: PC 0043
Scope and Contents Billy Graham Crusade in Knoxville, and Richard M. Nixon visit, 1970). Via John W. Gill, Jr. Re: Box of photographs of evidence from the trial of protestors at the stadium. 1970 protest of Vietnam War. Includes photographs.
Dates: 1970

“Black & White: Knoxville in the Jim Crow Era” exhibition guides

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Identifier: Ephemera 2020.061
Scope and Contents Exhibition guides for the Museum of East Tennessee History exhibit “Black & White: Knoxville in the Jim Crow Era” featuring the stories of African American artists Beauford and Joseph Delaney and Ruth Cobb Brice. The exhibit was presented as a timeline featuring selected moments from Knoxville’s history. The exhibit was designed by Adam Alfrey and Rebecca P’Simer, with Steve Cotham and Bob Booker providing research. The exhibit was originally scheduled to run concurrently...
Dates: 2020

Blue & Gray (East High School), v. 1 (1961-62), v. 15 (1965-66); Blue & White (Knoxville High School) v. 4-5 (1925-27), v. 29 (1950-51). (newspapers)

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Identifier: NWP 0024
Scope and Contents Blue & Gray (East High School), v. 1 (1961-62), v. 15 (1965-66); Blue & White (Knoxville High School) v. 4-5 (1925-27), v. 29 (1950-51).
Dates: 1961-1962, 1965-1966, 1925-1927, 1950-1951

Blue and White, Knoxville High School. (1923-1951)

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Identifier: NWP 0005
Scope and Contents Knoxville High School, Blue and White. 1927-1951. Boxes 1-5, bound Blue and White in chronological order. Boxes 6-8 duplicate volumes and loose issues.
Dates: 1923-1951

Blue Circle #8

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Identifier: SPC 1997.008
Scope and Contents Blue Circle #8 (restaurant), 5003 N. Broadway, Knoxville, Tenn. 8 x10 “ color. Copied from advertisement, enlarged and color enhanced.
Dates: undated

Bonny Kate D. A. R. Programs

 Collection
Identifier: Ephemera 2019.110
Scope and Contents Yearly programme booklets for the Bonny Kate Chapter of the Daughters of the American Revolution for years 1902-1903, 1910-1911, 1911-1912, 1916-1917, and 1917-1918. Books include Topics of Monthly Meetings, Officers and Member lists, and By-Laws (not in every booklet).
Dates: 1902 - 1918

Branch Bank of Tennessee at Knoxville. Blank check form. 186[?]. (ephemera)

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Identifier: Ephemera 2000.004
Scope and Contents Branch Bank of Tennessee at Knoxville. Blank check form. 186_. Printed by Beckett, Haws & Co., Knoxville. 1 pc.
Dates: 1860-1870

“Bridal Memories” (Hope Brothers, Knoxville) Wedding book of Nell Elizabeth Mann and Ralph Wheeler Brown (May 15, 1929).

 Collection
Identifier: MM.2006.016
Scope and Contents “Bridal Memories” (Hope Brothers, Knoxville) Wedding book of Nell Elizabeth Mann and Ralph Wheeler Brown (May 15, 1929).
Dates: 1929

Broadway Bakery, Knoxville, Tennessee.

 Collection
Identifier: MSC 0644
Scope and Contents Broadway Bakery, Knoxville, Tennessee. The collection contains mostly receipts, check stubs, and bank statements.
Dates: 1951-1954

Broadway Federal Savings and Loan Association certificates of charter, 1961-1966 (Federal Home Loan Bank Board).

 Collection
Identifier: MM.1997.008
Scope and Contents Certificates of charter issued to Broadway Federal Savings and Loan Association, Knoxville, Tenn. Federal Home Loan Bank Board. 1961-1966. DS 6 pcs. (Some tape damage from where certificates were on display in the bank).
Dates: 1961-1966

Broadway Market elevation drawings, Knoxville, Tenn.

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Identifier: APD 0004
Scope and Contents 1. Broadway Market, City of Knoxville, Tenn. Scale 3/16” to 1’ Fron[t] elevation. 60 x 18.”Bond copy made from a deteriorating blueprint, which was destroyed after copying. 2. Broadway Market, City of Knoxville, Tenn. Scale 3/16” to 1’ Front elevation. 37 x 6.” 3. Bearden Place. Broadway Market. End elevation. Xerox on bond. 30 x 12.” (Plans for buildings that may not have been built)
Dates: undated

Brownlow’s Knoxville Whig and Rebel Ventilator (1864-1865) and Knoxville Whig and Chronicle (1875-1876).

 Collection
Identifier: NWP 0049
Scope and Contents Brownlow’s Knoxville Whig and Rebel Ventilator (1864-1865) and Knoxville Whig and Chronicle (1875-1876).
Dates: 1864-65; 1875-1876