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Central High School

Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 11 Collections and/or Records:

Assorted Ephemera.

Identifier: Ephemera Collection 019
Scope and Contents

Placemat for a supper given by the ladies of Knoxville for the benefit of Camp 104, S. of V., Sept. 30, 1886; printed Brownlow-Haws receipt, Knoxville, 1867; “Regular Democratic Nominations” card, 1888; Christmas program from First Presbyterian Church, Knoxville, 1892; Knox County Central High School commencement invitation, 1911; May 1932 “Red and White” Boyd Junior High School journal featuring a “Washington Bicentennial Pageant.”

Dates: 1867-1932

Central High School account book, 1918-1919.

Identifier: MM.1980.011
Scope and Contents

Central High School (Knoxville, Tenn.) account book, 1918-1919, with other records, including some receipts. James Brownlee’s name in front of volume; 1927 letter from Andrew L. Todd, Murfreesboro, Tenn., to E. E. Patton, Knoxville.

Dates: 1918 -1919

Fountain City Heritage Collection (includes photographs) (via Dr. Jim Tumblin).

Identifier: MSC 0595
Scope and Contents Photographs of Central High School, Fountain City, Tenn. -One 8x10” undated group picture (outside); -10x14” photographs by Thompson of Class of [19]38 (3 copies), Class of [19]41 (3 copies), Class of [19]42 (3 copies), Class of [19]43 (3 copies), Class of [19]44 (1 copy), Class of [19]48 (3 copies). -Original E. J. Graves photograph of the [G. W. Ross] house on Broadway. Mounted (corner and upper center broken). -Copy of scanned 1903 plat map of property of Howard Karnes. -“Walking Tour of...
Dates: 1938-1956

Howard Young, Elmwood School certificate, 1929, and testimonial award from Central High School, 1930.

Identifier: QMM.2003.009
Scope and Contents

Tennessee Public Schools Certificate to Howard Young, Elmwood School, Knox County, Tenn. April 25, 1929. DS 1 pc. Testimonial Award (punctuality). Howard Young, Central High School. December 19, 1930. DS 1 pc.

Dates: 1929-1930

Knoxville Photographs (glass plates)

Identifier: SPC 2015.002
Scope and Contents Glass plate negatives and contact prints made in McClung Collection darkroom (Feb. 2015). Subjects include: Gray Cemetery; Kern’s Building; Central High School (?) group; Peter Brakebill reunion; [Miss Margaret Davie ?]; Penny Arcade, Chilhowee Park, 1906; Mrs. F.B. Cooley; Felix Creamery (2 clowns, 3 dogs); Dr. F.J. Hackney baby; Southern Railway Station; [Logan Temple?], Thanksgiving 1912 and 1921,W.J. McCoy, Charles P. Cruze family, J.L. Baumann group, C.M. McClung Co. basketball team...
Dates: 1900s-1920s

Miscellaneous school newspapers

Identifier: NWP 0063
Scope and Contents Includes: Blue and Gray (East High School) (1961-1966), Red and White (Boyd Jr. High School), (1930-1936), Red and White (Halls High School) (1963-1965), Silent Observer (Tennessee School for the Deaf) (1909,1922), Smoky Mountains Park-ette (Park Jr. High School) (1936), Crimson and Gray (Park City-Lowry School) (1927), West Wind (West High School) (1963-1972), The Beaver’s Tale (Karns High School) (1971), The Scratching Post (Central High School) (1977), The Students’ Voice (Bearden High...
Dates: 1909 - 1990

Mrs. G.K. Walters Scrapbook.

Identifier: PAS 0034
Scope and Contents Scrapbook of Mrs. G.K. Walters (Anne Stafford) of Knoxville. Contains: photographs of Mr. and Mrs. G. K. Walters, friends, World War I pictures, airplane snapshots; calling cards; clippings; Girl Scout material; postcards (Detroit; Chicago Worlds Fair); Opti-Mrs. yearbook (Knoxville), 1947-1948; Murphy College (Sevierville) grade report for Anne Stafford, 1912; Central High School (Knoxville) graduation invitation and program, 1916; Kiwanis and Knoxville Business Men’s Club photographic...
Dates: 1912-1985

Nannie Lee Hicks (1889-1979) Papers Collected by Dr. J. C. Tumblin.

Identifier: MSC 0706
Scope and Contents

Nannie Lee Hicks (1889-1979) Papers Collected by Dr. J.C. Tumblin. Includes “Two For Tupper” by Nannie Lee Hicks ( printed in the “Madisonville Democrat”); unpublished Mss. “From Hog Prairie to Sink Hole” (photocopy). Also correspondence from Nannie Lee Hicks’s sister (all items are photocopies)

Dates: 1970-1999

Printed panorama photograph of Central High School in the snow

Identifier: SPC 2015.014
Scope and Contents

Printed panorama photograph of Central High School in the snow. (1930s?) Built 1893 as Holbrook College, later Gresham School, then Central High School, Fountain City.

Dates: 1930-1940

Program for CHS theater production of High School Musical

Identifier: Ephemera 2022.016
Scope and Contents

Program from the Central High School production of Disney High School Musical May 5, 6, 7, and 8, 2022.

Dates: 2022

Scrapbook of newspaper clippings, political cartoons, Knoxville news, and Central High School articles.

Identifier: PAS 0151
Scope and Contents

Scrapbook of newspaper clippings, political cartoons, Knoxville news, and Central High School articles

Dates: 1940s