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Tennessee -- Politics and government

 Subject
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 6 Collections and/or Records:

Democratic politics scrapbook, 1940. (scrapbooks)

 Collection
Identifier: PAS 0177
Scope and Contents Newspaper clippings glued into scrapbook (some loose); include dates and source information for the majority of the clippings.
Dates: 1940

Harry T. Burn for Governor. (ephemera)

 Collection
Identifier: Ephemera 2009.002
Scope and Contents Harry T. Burn for Governor card, Republican Primary, August 7, 1930. With messages to Republican Men and Republican Women, photograph at top of card. 1 pc. Ephemera.
Dates: 1930

Knoxville Journal Publisher's Statement, ca. 1920. Handbill from new owner, Nat G. Taylor.

 Collection
Identifier: Ephemera 2011.022
Scope and Contents Tenn., Knox County Knoxville Journal Publisher's Statement, ca. 1920. Handbill from new owner, Nat G. Taylor, son of Gov. Alf Taylor and nephew of Gov. Bob Taylor. New editor-owner announces that paper will continue to be a Republican paper with no changes in staff. This handbill is lengthy in content and is a real lesson in E. Tenn. politics as it discusses Taylor's famous family in some detail. It notes that Taylor will be moving to Knoxville. Single sided bill, size 5 x 16", exc. w. folds....
Dates: 1925

Prints and engravings: Events/Political

 Collection
Identifier: Prints Events/Political
Scope and Contents Individual prints and engravings of political events in Tennessee. Purchased from original prints by Frank Leslie’s Illustrated, Harpers Weekly, and others.
Dates: 1798-1881

Snider Records (letters from George Snider, Monroe County, Tenn. 1840, 1846 + Snider Family Bible records) (photostats) (Gift of Mrs. Leo Hedgepeth).

 Collection
Identifier: MM.1979.059
Scope and Contents Photostat copies of three letters from George Snider, Monroe County, Tenn., to his family: October 1840 (Political); May 1846 (death of mother); September 1846 (death of father). + Snider Family Bible records (Photostat; photocopies placed in Snider Genealogy VF in 1979) + 1953 correspondence with donor, Mrs. Leo Hedgepeth.
Dates: 1840s; 1953

“Tennessee Needs a Man Who Cares ... Elect Jake Butcher Governor.” (Oversize political pamphlet).

 Collection
Identifier: Ephemera 2013.023
Scope and Contents Tennessee Needs a Man Who Cares ... Elect Jake Butcher Governor.” (Oversize political pamphlet) (1978)
Dates: 1978