Subject Source: Local sources
Found in 544 Collections and/or Records:
Scope and Contents Civil War Diary of B. F. Morris, McLaughlin’s Ohio Veteran Volunteer Cavalry. Transcribed by descendant David E. Zehner.
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
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
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
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)
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.
Identifier: SPC 2018.013
Scope and Contents Color photographs Knoxville and World’s Fair John Shearer
Identifier: SPC 1995.005
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.
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.
County Home Demonstration Agents of Tennessee. 6th annual meeting. Knoxville, Tenn. 1919. (photographs)
Identifier: SPC 2019.071
Scope and Contents County Home Demonstration Agents of Tennessee. 6th annual meeting. Knoxville, Tenn. 1919. Oversize framed photograph.
Cross stitch needle-work depictions of historic sites in Knoxville, created by the Knoxville Chapter, Embroiderers’ Guild of America.
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.
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)
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.
D. M. Rose and S. E. Pitner Business Letters and Accounts, 1900-1911. Bound volume. (D. M. Rose & Co. Lumber Dealers and Mfg.)
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
Daily Chronicle (Nov. 8, 1872-May 8, 1873), Daily Press & Herald (Jan. 4-June 8, 1871; July-Dec. 1871; July-Dec. 1874). Bound volumes.
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.
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.
Identifier: MSC 0836
Scope and Contents David H. Steinberg manuscript history of Knoxville’s streetcars and additional research material (photocopy).
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.
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
Identifier: Ephemera 2020.093
Identifier: Ephemera 2014.004
Scope and Contents “Dedication and Unveiling Ceremonies, Spanish War Veterans Monument, Knoxville, 1940”
“Dedicatory and Unveiling Ceremonies Spanish War Veterans’ Monument” (Dedication Program) Knox County Court House.
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”
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
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
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.
Identifier: Q Ephemera 2019.005
Scope and Contents Diploma of William G. Rose, University of Tennessee Knoxville, M.S. in Education, 26 August 1932.
Identifier: NWP 0021
Scope and Contents Discovery: Knoxville’s Christian Voice (newspapers)
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.