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Blount, William, 1749-1800

Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 14 Collections and/or Records:

J. C. Febles letter to C. M. McClung 1917.

Identifier: MM.1984.001
Scope and Contents

November 27, 1917, letter from J.C. Febles, Butte, Montana, to Mr. C. M. McClung, Knoxville, Tenn. Re: photograph made from miniature of William Blount. + one small photograph of miniature.

Dates: 1917

James Carey deposition, 1797.

Identifier: MM.1981.079
Scope and Contents July 8, 1797 deposition of James Carey, Tellico, against Captain John Chisholm. Re: William Blount letter to James Carey, delivered by Major James Grant; Captain Chisholm and his papers from the British Minister re: land (the Floridas); Captain Chisholm and William Blount’s involvement with the letters and the British re: land;. Deposition taken by John McNairy, judge of the District of Tennessee, in the presence of David Henley, Benjamin Hawkins, Silas Dinsmoor, and James Byers, Jr. ADS 10...
Dates: 1797

John Smith vs. Judith Miller deposition, 1799.

Identifier: MM.1980.010
Scope and Contents

Photocopy of February 15, 1799 deposition in the case of John Smith vs. Judith Miller. Knox County, Tenn. Signed by Wm. Blount. 1 p.

Dates: 1799

Miniature portraits by Eleanor Wiley.

Identifier: Artifact 2011.003
Scope and Contents Five miniatures painted by Eleanor Wiley. Previously cataloged as Artifacts --.5. Artifact 2011.003.001 Miniature of William Blount. On celluloid. Badly damaged. Scanned and a restored image available on CD, Oct. 2011 by Tony Long. Restored digital image printed and placed in original frame as Artifact 2011.003.001 copy. Artifact 2011.003.002 Miniature of John Crozier. On celluloid. Badly damaged. Scanned and a restored image available on CD, Oct. 2011 by Tony Long. Restored digital image...
Dates: 1920 - 1935

Nuncupative will of David Greer, September 1795. Territory South of the River Ohio, Knox County, Tenn.

Identifier: QMM.2009.001
Scope and Contents Nuncupative will of David Greer made to John Chisholm, signed by John Chisholm. Statement and seal by James White, Justice of the Peace re: John Chisholm’s oath. September 19, 1795. Followed by certification of James White as a Justice of the Peace, made by William Blount, Governor, Territory in the United States of America South of the river Ohio. Signed and sealed September 20, 1795. Also signed by Willie Blount. Note on back by John Sevier that will was non proven in Open Court and will...
Dates: 1795

Photostats of letters of William Blount to Daniel Kennedy, 1791-1793; + miscellaneous photostats

Identifier: MSC 0637
Scope and Contents

Photostats of letters of William Blount to Daniel Kennedy, 1791-1793; + miscellaneous photostats, including some newspapers.

Dates: 1791-1793

Robert Houston Papers.

Identifier: MSC 0236
Scope and Contents Papers of Robert Houston of Knox County, Tenn,. Ca. 1793-1878. Includes: 1793, 1794, 1795, 1796 appointments of Robert Houston as Knox County Sheriff, signed by William Blount; pardon for Thomas Nelson, 17--; 1803 John Sevier and Robert Houston account; Stokely Donelson land sale certificate signed by F.A. Ramsey, 1800; Receipt from Andrew Jackson, 1803; note from William Blount, 1793; re: subscription to Knoxville Library, 1795; re: cessions of lands from the Indians, 1819; survey of Indian...
Dates: 1793-1834

Russell W. Hanlon , Jr., Collection.

Identifier: MSC 0268
Scope and Contents Includes scrapbook of Russell W. Hanlon, Sr. (1894-1963), on Knoxville Automobile Club, Great Smoky Mountains, tourism, ca. 1920s-mid-1930s which includes information on Great Smoky Mountain Industries. Collection also includes photographs (Hanlon and McCoy families, David C. Chapman, Elkmont, Tenn., Gatlinburg, Knoxville, work by William J. McCoy, etc.); postcards; Knoxville High School Voice, 1912 and 1913; stamps; manuscripts material, including W.G. Brownlow and Oliver Temple/ Scotia...
Dates: 1789-1817; 1849-1884; 1920-1940

Thomas Henderson land grant, Grainger County, Tenn. 1812 and 1825 certificate from Governor of North Carolina re: William Hill

Identifier: QMM.2005.001
Scope and Contents

Land grant #2662 to Thomas Henderson for 40 acres of land in Grainger County, Tenn. Signed by William Blount and Willie Blount. October 9, 1812. DS 1 pc. with seal. Certified statement from the Governor of North Carolina Hutchins G. Burton that William Hill was the Secretary of State of North Carolina for purposes of Hill’s validating signature. March 8, 1825. DS 1 document (poor condition, in pieces) with seal.

Dates: 1812-1825

William Blount document, payment requisition, warrant #197, February 15, 1795.

Identifier: MM.1993.004
Scope and Contents

February 15, 1795, document signed by Governor William Blount written to David Henley, Agent of the Department of War, authorizing payment to William Richie for 23 logs used for Knoxville Barracks. Warrant #197. DS 1 pc., seal intact. Charles McClung, Secretary.

Dates: 1795

William Blount Papers.

Identifier: MSC 0035
Scope and Contents

Papers of William Blount, Governor of the Territory South of the River Ohio. No date, 1785-1797. Calendar finding aid available.

Dates: 1785 - 1797

William Blount Papers, 1796-1798.

Identifier: MM.2011.022
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12 documents related to John Allen, assignee of David Allison, vs. William Blount, 1796-1798.

Dates: 1796-1798

William Blount research.

Identifier: MM.1981.128
Scope and Contents

Material removed from the William Blount Biography folder, vertical files. Includes references to William Blount in the General Index to County Court Minutes, Knox Co., Tenn.; transcription of June 2, 1792, Knoxville Gazette letter; William Blount by James D. Hoskins, D. A. R. paper; William Blount by Homer West, D. A. R. paper; vindication of William Blount by Lula Cates Knabe Trimble, D. A. R. paper.

Dates: undated

William Blount vs. James Stinson & Samuel Vance, 1800.

Identifier: MM.1981.018
Scope and Contents

Fieri facias, William Blount vs. James Stinson & Samuel Vance, Greene County, Tenn. 1800. Issued by James Aiken, Court Clerk, Washington Co., Tenn. ADS 1 p.

Dates: 1800