Found in 42 Collections and/or Records:
Scrapbooks of mostly newspaper clippings of articles written by Carl Knoedler, who was a reporter for a Chattanooga newspaper and later drama critic for the Knoxville Journal. One scrapbook covers ca. 1925-1926, the second scrapbook covers ca, 1927-1928.
Cherokee Phoenix, August 31, 1833. Vol. V, No 29. (newspaper)
Declaration of Independence-large format facsimile of the rough draft of the Declaration of Independence, printed by a 1848 newspaper. Gift of John Armistead.
Large format facsimile of the rough draft of the Declaration of Independence, printed by a 1848 newspaper.
Deeds and legal papers, Cocke and nearby counties, Tennessee Mining and Mfg. Co., General Oil Gas Corp.
East Tennessee Journalism. Address of Col. Moses White at the meeting of the Tennessee Press Association. June 21, 1878. (newspaper clippings)
East Tennessee Journalism. Address of Col. Moses White at the meeting of the Tennessee Press Association. June 21, 1878. Clippings removed from a bound volume of newspapers: Brownlow’s Knoxville Whig (Box T43A) (removed from the front of the volume at August 6, 1859 issue)
F. S. Heiskell’s account with Samuel Bell, 1826-1831. 1 pc. July 21, 1834, letter from F. S. Heiskell, Register Office (Knoxville) to Isaac B. Havely (Hanly?). ALS 1 p. (torn, in fabric). Re: request to publish a communication against two Methodist preachers.
Letter from F.S. Heiskell, Rogersville, Tenn., to Col. Moses White. May 15 (no year). ALS 3 pp. (1 pc.). Re: White’s request for history of newspapers; Heiskell’s materials in Knoxville.
Bound volume of Harper's Weekly facsimiles: December 29, 1860-May 25, 1861 (not in order)
Loose facsimiles: June 8, 1861-October 12, 1861 (missing September 14, 1861)
Box also contains: Charleston Daily Courier (June 2, 1864) The New York Herald (February 11, 1861 and April 14, 1861) The New York Times (April 12, 1861 and April 15, 1861) New-York Tribune (July 22, 1861)
At front of volume “Ledger No.1” later in text “Ledger No. 2”. Clippings from the Morristown Gazette 1890 and undated, glued over pages of the ledger. Two loose photographs of John E. Helms (both printed); Morristown P. O. List, ca. 1886-1891, pp. 64-68; handwritten poetry pp. 70-72 + fragment of printed picture of young woman; “Tortures of Love” p. 74; “Subscriptions to the Gazette” pp. 80-84. (no date)- 1 scrapbook with torn paper cover at front, missing back cover. ( 13 x 8 inches)
September 15, 1854, letter from Jno. Miller McKee, Knoxville, to Col. W. B. A. Ramsey. ALS 4 pp. (1 pc.). Re: asks for help getting a job at a Nashville newspaper, cholera in town and deaths from it. Seller’s note says Jno. Miller McKee was publisher of the Knoxville Register.
Collection contains research on Sevier County, Tenn., families and subjects. Includes: articles written by Joseph (Joe) A. Sharp, Sevier County Historian, including his notes, research and correspondence with other researchers; newspapers and clippings; photographs; eleven Sevier County Chancery Court cases (saved from destruction by Joe Sharp in August 1951). The collection is divided into four sections: genealogy; subjects; newspapers; Chancery Court cases.
Friday morning, August 30, 1861 issue of Knoxville Daily Register. 4pp, folio. Confederate paper; no copies reported in Tennessee Newspaper Project. Article on 3rd Battalion East Tennessee Cavalry organized at Camp Cummings - “Invasion of Kentucky by Tennesseans” - Local merchant ads - College ads - East Tennessee Female Institute, Daughter’s Collegiate Institute, Mossy Creek College
Negatives taken by staff of newspaper of local news events from the Knoxville Journal, Jan. 1, 1958 - December 1991. 73 boxes. Includes b&w and color. The negatives are arranged by the approximate date they were shot.
Newspaper fragment, article on Hiwassee Railroad (1836?)
Newspapers containing stories about the dropping of the atomic bomb and its development at Oak Ridge, August 7-12 and September 2, 1945. Papers include: Knoxville Journal; Knoxville News-Sentinel; Washington Times-Herald; Washington Post; and the Oak Ridge Journal. Also: loose clippings and reprint of Time and Life stories on the Manhattan Project, 1945.
1) Flyer advertising the From Papers to Pixels fundraising campaign to digitize the Knoxville News Sentinel from 1922--1990. Includes portrait head shot of Sam Venable.
2) Program for September 8, 2015 Launch Event for the From Papers to Pixels fundraising campaign. Catered lunch with speakers Ginna Mashburn (Chair of the Knox County Public Library Foundation), Knox County Mayor Tim Burchett, and Sam Venable.
Photostats of letters of William Blount to Daniel Kennedy, 1791-1793; + miscellaneous photostats, including some newspapers.
Reprints of 12 Civil War Newspapers, a Centennial of the Civil War project by Royal Crown Cola, Knoxville, Tenn.
Letter from James G. or Richard G. Dunlap (signature missing), Nashville, Tenn., to Col. Moses White, Knoxville. AL 8 pp. (2 pcs.) Re: result of inquiries about George Roulston and George Wilson, newspapers.
February 14, 1842, letter from Ro(bert) S. Caruthers, House of Rep., to Messrs. Sales & Seaton, Washington. ALS 1 p. Encloses $5 for subscription for Col. David Looney (Columbia, Tenn.) to Semi-Weekly Intelligencer.