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Knoxville (Tenn.)

 Subject
Subject Source: Local sources

Found in 544 Collections and/or Records:

Civil War Diary of B. F. Morris, McLaughlin’s Ohio Veteran Volunteer Cavalry.

 Collection
Identifier: MM.2014.020
Scope and Contents Civil War Diary of B. F. Morris, McLaughlin’s Ohio Veteran Volunteer Cavalry. Transcribed by descendant David E. Zehner.
Dates: 2014

Claud Ledgerwood. The Rise and Fall of the Marble Shop, Inc.

 Collection
Identifier: MSC 0572
Scope and Contents Ledgerwood, Claude. The Rise and Fall of the Marble Shop, Inc. A memoir of the Knoxville marble business
Dates: ca. 1990

Cleveland Harris Collection: S. Lyons & Co. receipts and miscellaneous East Tennessee documents.

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Identifier: MM.1979.072
Scope and Contents MM.1979.072a: accounts, receipts, etc. of S. Lyons & Co. Knoxville, Tenn. No date, 1859 (1862-1863)-1901. MM.1979.072b: five land entries in Hawkins County, Tenn. (Lewis Davis, 1819, signed by Jos. McMinn; Robert Smith, 1823; John Tucker, 1824; Robert Nall, 1825; David Ballard, 1825, signed by Wm. Carroll); [ca. 1840s] letter from John Carriger to son Dr. M. Carriger, Tazewell, re: national politics, murder in Jonesborough. ALS 3 pp.; 1854 letter to Nichols Barzar (?), Knoxville, from...
Dates: 1800s - early 1900s

Clevenger Photographs

 Collection
Identifier: SPC 2011.011
Scope and Contents From the estate of Jessie Fox Clevenger,. SPC 2011.011.001 Photographs Fair Garden School group, Rutledge Pike, Knox County, Tenn. Ca. 1911-12. IDs on back of photograph. Donor Jessie Fox (later Clevenger) is child on back row with check mark. SPC 2011.011.002 Burlington Civic Club. Tom Clevenger (back row at left). ca. 1940s.
Dates: ca. 1910s, 1940s

C.M. McClung & Company, Inc Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MM.2019.061
Scope and Contents --Reo Motors lawnmower ad from LIFE magazine (22 May 1960) --Confidential Lawn Mower and Accessory Price List (19 May 1954) --Lawn Mower and Garden Equipment Catalog and Confidential Price Sheet (24 March 1958) --Letter to C. M. McClung salesmen re: the trend toward reel mowers vs rotary mowers (4 April 1961) --Letter to C. M. McClung salesmen re: the selling of tillers and lawn mowers. (29 September 1961)
Dates: 1950-1961

C.M. McClung Warehouses on Jackson Avenue. Ink drawing by H. P. Ijams.

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Identifier: Ephemera 2011.016
Scope and Contents C. M. McClung Warehouses, Jackson Avenue, Knoxville by H P. Ijams. Pencil and ink sketch with hatch-marks for shadow and perspective and faded color-pencil or watercolor highlights.
Dates: 1927

Color photographs Knoxville and World’s Fair from John Shearer

 Collection
Identifier: SPC 2018.013
Scope and Contents Color photographs Knoxville and World’s Fair John Shearer
Dates: 1982

Concord, Tenn. Photographs

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Identifier: SPC 1995.005
Scope and Contents Concord, Tenn. 1940. 4 pieces form a panoramic photograph (photocopy with numbers and ID sheet also in folder).
Dates: 1940

Constitution and By-Laws of the Young Men's Republican Club of Knox County

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Identifier: Ephemera 2020.091
Scope and Contents Booklet listing the constitution and by-laws of the Young Men's Republican Club of Knox County adopted by the club members on May 20, 1905 at a regular meeting held in Knoxville.
Dates: 1905

Copy photograph of Armistice Day

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Identifier: SPC 1995.002
Scope and Contents Copy photograph of Armistice Day, November 11, 1918, World War I, on Gay Street, Knoxville, Tenn. Taken by William J. McCoy. B& 8x10” + copy neg. +letter from donor dated Sept. 9, 1983.
Dates: 1918

Correspondence on Fort Higley, Dorothy E. Kelly.

 Collection
Identifier: MM.2019.018
Scope and Contents Photocopy of correspondence concerning the fort and the threat of destruction of the site.
Dates: 2004 - 2005

County Home Demonstration Agents of Tennessee. 6th annual meeting. Knoxville, Tenn. 1919. (photographs)

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Identifier: SPC 2019.071
Scope and Contents County Home Demonstration Agents of Tennessee. 6th annual meeting. Knoxville, Tenn. 1919. Oversize framed photograph.
Dates: 1919

Cross stitch needle-work depictions of historic sites in Knoxville, created by the Knoxville Chapter, Embroiderers’ Guild of America.

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Identifier: Artifact 2015.008
Scope and Contents Seven Knoxville designs in cross stitch done by Margaret Reagan from projects created by the Knoxville Chapter, Embroiderers’ Guild of America. Included are the L & N Station, the Knox County Court House, the Southern Railway Station, Blount Mansion, Hopecote, the Market House, and the Westmoreland Waterwheel.
Dates: 2016

Crozier, Deaderick and Crozier Account Book, 1834-1838 + Crozier Papers.

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Identifier: MSC 0667
Scope and Contents Store in Knoxville operated by John Crozier (1759-1838); his son-in-law David A. Deaderick (1797-1873) and his son John Hervey Crozier (1812-1889)
Dates: 1834-1838

Cyrus Hawley letter, 1833.

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Identifier: MM.1995.11
Scope and Contents March 28, 1833, letter from Cyrus Hawley (may be Cawley or McCawley), Knoxville, Tenn., to Samuel W. Collins, Collinsville, Hartford County, Conn. ALS 4 pp. (1 pc.) Re: river navigation, stores in Kingston, Knoxville, etc. Hawley was an axe salesman.
Dates: 1833

D. M. Rose and S. E. Pitner Business Letters and Accounts, 1900-1911. Bound volume. (D. M. Rose & Co. Lumber Dealers and Mfg.)

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Identifier: MSC 0398
Scope and Contents D. M. Rose and S. E. Pitner Business Letters and Accounts, 1900-1911. Bound volume. (Handwritten and typed letters. Letters 1900-1911, accounts 1910-1911.) D. M. Rose & Co. Lumber Dealers and Mfg., Sash, Doors, Blinds
Dates: 1900-1911

Daily Chronicle (Nov. 8, 1872-May 8, 1873), Daily Press & Herald (Jan. 4-June 8, 1871; July-Dec. 1871; July-Dec. 1874). Bound volumes.

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Identifier: NWP 0044
Scope and Contents Daily Chronicle (Nov. 8, 1872-May 8, 1873), Daily Press & Herald (Jan. 4-June 8, 1871; July-Dec. 1871; July-Dec. 1874). Bound volumes.
Dates: 1871-1874

David A. Deaderick bond and receipts, 1823, 1855-1856.

 Collection
Identifier: MM.1981.143
Scope and Contents July 23, 1823 bond of David A. Deaderick, James V. Anderson and John A. Aiken to John Patton, Chairman of the (Washington) County Court. Bond for the emancipation of two slaves, Andrew and Nelly. ADS 1 p. Two receipts to Hugh White for tuition paid to East Tennessee University, Knoxville. Signed by D. A. Deaderick, treasurer, 1855, 1856. 2 pcs.
Dates: 1823,1855-1856

David H. Steinberg manuscript history of Knoxville’s streetcars (photocopy).

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Identifier: MSC 0836
Scope and Contents David H. Steinberg manuscript history of Knoxville’s streetcars and additional research material (photocopy).
Dates: 1876-1947

David Witherspoon’s used car lot

 Collection
Identifier: SPC 2011.014
Scope and Contents One 8x10” B&W glossy photograph of David Witherspoon’s used car lot, 1400 N. Central, Knoxville, Tenn. Photograph was used in advertisement in the 1952 Johnson Bible College yearbook.
Dates: 1950s

Deaderick Avenue Baptist Church, Knoxville, Tenn.

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Identifier: MSC 0489
Scope and Contents Class Record. Sunday School, 1916-1921; Minutes of the Deaderick Avenue Baptist Brotherhood, 1916-1931; Church Budgets, 1956-1960; Church Minutes, 1916-1922. 1923-1937, 1937-1947; Church Roll, 1942, Additions, 1946-1950; Church Officers, 1915-1944; Folder of programs, documents, and clippings. The church was founded in 1892 and went out of existence in 1970. Panorama photograph of the church and membership, Thompson, May 2. 1915
Dates: 1916-1960

Deaderick Building Barber Shop

 Collection
Identifier: Ephemera 2020.093
Scope and Contents Card for Deaderick Building Barber Shop, Julius Schwenke & Co. ladies' and children's hair dressing and hot, cold and shower baths in Knoxville.
Dates: undated

“Dedication and Unveiling Ceremonies, Spanish War Veterans Monument, Knoxville, 1940.”

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Identifier: Ephemera 2014.004
Scope and Contents “Dedication and Unveiling Ceremonies, Spanish War Veterans Monument, Knoxville, 1940”
Dates: 1940

“Dedicatory and Unveiling Ceremonies Spanish War Veterans’ Monument” (Dedication Program) Knox County Court House.

 Collection
Identifier: Ephemera 2013.020
Scope and Contents “Dedicatory and Unveiling Ceremonies Spanish War Veterans’ Monument on Court House Lawn, Knoxville, Tennessee, Sunday, June 30, 1940” (Dedication Program) Knox County Court House “Under the auspices of Jack Bernard Camp No. 1, United Spanish War Veterans, of Knoxville, Tennessee”
Dates: 1940

Deed, Title search, and survey plat for lot on East Fifth Avenue, 1918.

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Identifier: MM.2010.004
Scope and Contents Lot no. 11, Block 3, East Fifth Avenue, Elm Wood Land Co., Knoxville, Tenn., sold to B. Leo and Nell Driscoll 1918
Dates: 1918

Dent/Mitchell Family Collection

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Identifier: MSC 0955
Scope and Contents Photographs (many unidentified) and ephemera of the Dent Mitchell Family. Includes items related to Henry Minor Dent, Sr., Henry Minor Dent, Jr., Dorothy Mitchell Hale, Fannie Hale, and others. Yearbooks (1937, 1938, 1940) from Dobyns-Bennett High School (Kingsport Tenn.) Photographs and ephemera from University of Tennessee and Delta Tau Delta fraternity (1940s). Handwritten 1902 recipe book by Fannie Hale.
Dates: 1880 - 1949

Diary of Drury P. Armstrong, 1842-1849.

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Identifier: MSC 0625
Scope and Contents Daily journal emphasizing farm and business matters of Drury P. Armstrong (1799-1856) of Knoxville. 1 manuscript volume. [511 pages]. The original journal was transcribed in 1925 for the McClung Collection by Barbara Adair McClung. The transcribed volume has an index. Also, one color snapshot of painted portrait, believed to be Drury P. Armstrong, possibly by George Dury.
Dates: 1842-1849

Diploma of William G. Rose, UTK, M.S. in Education, 26 August 1932.

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Identifier: Q Ephemera 2019.005
Scope and Contents Diploma of William G. Rose, University of Tennessee Knoxville, M.S. in Education, 26 August 1932.
Dates: 1932

Discovery: Knoxville’s Christian Voice (newspapers)

 Collection
Identifier: NWP 0021
Scope and Contents Discovery: Knoxville’s Christian Voice (newspapers)
Dates: 1995-1996

Dixieland Drive-In Restaurant menu. Knoxville, Tenn.

 Collection
Identifier: Ephemera 2000.008
Scope and Contents Menu from Dixieland Drive-In Restaurant, 4931 Kingston Pike, Knoxville, Tenn. No date. 1 pc. with 7 cards stapled in. Lists food items and prices.
Dates: undated