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Downtown Knoxville

 Subject
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 12 Collections and/or Records:

Aerial photographs of 1982 World’s Fair site, downtown Knoxville, University of Tennessee, and Knoxville’s riverfront. Taken by John W. Proffitt. (color photographs)

 Collection
Identifier: PC 0027
Scope and Contents

Aerial photographs of 1982 World’s Fair site, downtown Knoxville, University of Tennessee, and Knoxville’s riverfront. Taken by John W. Proffitt in 1982. 27 color photographs, all mounted on heavy paper. Photographs are 11"x16” and 11"x14.”

Dates: 1982

Downtown Knoxville Construction

 Collection
Identifier: SPC 2003.007
Scope and Contents

Slides taken in the spring & summer of 2003 by Brenda Hampton, McClung Collection darkroom technician. Subjects include construction at Krutch Park and Market Square, Union Avenue, Market Street, Gay Street.

Dates: 2003

Downtown Knoxville Photographs (black-and-white, 8 x 10 inches)

 Collection
Identifier: SPC 2011.019
Scope and Contents

Downtown Knoxville photographs: view of downtown Knoxville from the Knoxville Police Dept.; Knoxville Police Dept. Headquarters; the Civic Coliseum; the Coliseum Parking Garage; Hyatt Regency Hotel

Dates: 2000

[Downtown Riverside, Etc.], [date not determined], Inspected 6/7/17

 Item
Identifier: TAMIS F 2020.016.106
Scope and Contents

Footage of downtown Knoxville, TN, and some areas along Riverside Drive in Knoxville, TN, including long shots of the Civic Coliseum, the Gay Street Bridge, and the Henley Street Bridge; some pedestrian views are also included.

Dates: [date not determined]; Other: Inspected 6/7/17

Hensell & Armstrong Booksellers blotter

 Collection
Identifier: Ephemera 2020.059
Scope and Contents

Knoxville. Blue ink blotter bearing printed ad for Hensell & Armstrong, Booksellers and Stationers, 515 Gay St. Knox. Phone 354.

Dates: unknown

“Historic Downtown Knoxville Walking Tour, Knox Heritage.”

 Collection
Identifier: Ephemera 2012.017
Scope and Contents

“Historic Downtown Knoxville Walking Tour, Knox Heritage”

Dates: undated

“Images Of Change,” downtown Knoxville documentary photographs, 1979-1980, taken by David Verrico

 Collection
Identifier: PC 0035
Scope and Contents

“Images Of Change,” Downtown Knoxville, Documentary photographs, 1979-1980. (David Verrico). (photographs) Photographs were taken by the photographer under the direction of Bill MacArthur, head of the McClung Collection, to document streetscape changes, building demolition, etc. during the preparation for the Expo, later the 1982 World’s Fair.

Dates: 1979-1980

[Knox Streets], 1955

 Item
Identifier: TAMIS F 2020.016.051
Scope and Contents

Downtown Knoxville street scenes.

Dates: 1955

Knoxville -- Fifty Year Stroll, Market Square by Boyd M. Smith.

 Collection
Identifier: MM.2016.025
Scope and Contents

Knoxville -- Fifty Year Stroll, by Boyd M. Smith.

Dates: undated

[Prophet Wilson], 1961

 Item
Identifier: TAMIS F 2020.016.008
Scope and Contents

A man wearing semi-formal attire straddles a bicycle to which are attached evangelistic signs. He enters traffic on Henley Street near the intersection with Cumberland Avenue in downtown Knoxville, TN.

Dates: 1961

[State of TN Dept. of Employment Security], 1961

 Item
Identifier: TAMIS F 2020.016.026
Scope and Contents

Building on corner of Henley Street and Clinch Avenue in downtown Knoxville, TN.

Dates: 1961

Van Deventer Building

 Collection
Identifier: Ephemera 2020.012
Scope and Contents

Pamphet from Knoxville City Directory (1906?) about the Van Deventer Building (311-313 Wall Avenue; torn down to build TVA towers)

Article from April 7, 1980 Knoxville News-Sentinel. “Wall Avenue Building Was Site of Inventions” by Carson Brewer.

Dates: 1900s