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Real Photograph Postcards (RPPC)

Subject Source: Local sources

Found in 7 Collections and/or Records:

Charles Merritt Cates

Identifier: SPC 2011.016
Scope and Contents Real Photograph postcard (RPPC) of Charles Merritt Cates (April) Tennessee, “1920” Maryville. Dressed as cowboy, with hat, gun, holster, etc. 1 pc.
Dates: ca. 1920

Great Smoky Mountains National Park

Identifier: SPC 2002.001
Scope and Contents Great Smoky Mountains National Park. Genuine Photographs. Published by W. M. Cline Co., Chattanooga, Tenn. 24 B&W small photographs (1.75 x 2.5”) + folder cover. Subjects include: view from Clingman’s Dome parking area; Laura Spelman Rockefeller Memorial; tower on Clingman’s Dome; parking are Clingman’s Dome (2); Alum Cave Bluff; The Loop- Newfound Gap Hwy.; Newfound Gap parking area (2); Rainbow Falls; the Skyway to Clingman’s Dome; Mt. LeConte; Newfound Gap Hwy. from the Chimney Tops;...
Dates: undated

Jellico, Tenn. dynamite car explosion

Identifier: SPC 2015.006
Scope and Contents RPPC (real photo postcard) of [Jellico, Tenn dynamite car explosion, September 1906]. Photograph shows wreckage. Handwritten note at top of postcard “This was fierce.”. Addressed to Miss Louise Lutz, Kingston Pike, Knoxville, Tenn. Postmarked Jellico 1906.
Dates: 1906

Log House Real Photograph Postcard

Identifier: SPC 2020.020
Scope and Contents Real Photograph Postcard (RPPC) black-and-white photo of log house with two stories and chimney. Written in back in pencil: “Papa’s summer home in Elkmont Tennessee the year he finished it. It burned in 1922 - two years after he built it. Mary”
Dates: 1920

Mascot Mines real photo postcards

Identifier: Ephemera 2020.044
Scope and Contents Mascot Mines, 1912, 2 real photo postcards, almost identical, showing building, water tank, boiler tank, 2 men in work clothes with shovels 2 men in suits, holding oil can and dinner pail. Cards addressed to Mattie Courtney, Whitesburg, and say that "this is me at work", signed Ridden Pinkston.
Dates: 1912

Photographic postcard of 1235 Armstrong Avenue, Knoxville, Tenn.

Identifier: SPC 2003.002
Scope and Contents Photographic postcard of house at 1235 Armstrong Avenue, Knoxville, Tenn. Postmarked Dec, 18, 1914. Signed Bessie [Mrs. G.A. Metcalf?], addressed to Mrs. Henry Kleinstuber. House is in Old North Knoxville.
Dates: 1910s

TVA Photographs by Rell Clements

Identifier: SPC 2019.094
Scope and Contents TVA Photographs by Rell Clements 1) Norris Dam RPPC postmarked 1940 2) Members of construction department and a portion of engineering staff between lock walls of Watts Bar Dam. Taken after first concrete pour. 2/28/1940
Dates: 1940