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Belle Boyd

 Subject
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 3 Collections and/or Records:

Belle Boyd Collection.

 Collection
Identifier: MM.2003.007
Scope and Contents Original items removed in 2003 from the McClung Collection subject vertical file on Belle Boyd. Includes: Letter of Mrs. Sue Boyd Barton, “The Vendome,” Knoxville, to Miss Mary Nelson. March 11, 1932. TS 2 pp. Re: Belle Boyd staying with her family; ‘The Intrepid Belle Boyd’ a play by Mr. & Mrs. Reece K. Acuff. TS 23 pp.; ‘Will Erect Memorial to Belle Boyd’ carbon TS of article. 9 pp.; excerpts from The War of the Rebellion re: Belle Boyd. TS 3 pp.; typed notes, 2 pp.; The Southern...
Dates: 1862-1952

Boyd and Barton Collection.

 Collection
Identifier: MSC 0453
Scope and Contents Photographs and papers related to the Boyd and Barton families of East Tennessee. Box 1 includes handwritten Mason genealogy, possibly by Sue Boyd, tracing family from 1773-1891; Sue Boyd autograph album collecting signatures and notes from 1860-1863, including a note from “Cousin Belle Boyd”; Sue Boyd Barton letter to H.L. McClung dated July 1, 1924, including a mention of a gift of a black locust mallet cut from part of the foundation of Blount House; Boyd family photos, including some from...
Dates: 1860-1924

Photograph of the grave of Belle Boyd

 Collection
Identifier: SPC 2005.008
Scope and Contents Ca. 2005 color snapshot (sent as a postcard with inked message from Grace Boyd on back and cancelled stamp). Photograph of the grave of Belle Boyd, "La Belle Rebelle," Confederate spy . She was in the Dells, then known as Kilbourn, in June 1900 when she died of a heart attack. Donor inked an ID on the front of the snapshot.
Dates: ca. 2005