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Trail of Tears

Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 3 Collections and/or Records:

Josiah Moree discharge paper, 1838. (Gift of Lee Lovely)

Identifier: MM.2014.002
Scope and Contents Josiah Moree, a private of Capt. Abraham Gregg’s Company of East Tennessee Volunteer Infantry Honorable discharge, 1838. Signed by A. Gregg, Capt. Printed form with handwritten notations. 1 pc. [Service on the Trail of Tears]
Dates: 1838

Trail of Tears, Tellico Plains, Tenn., Adverse Impacts, 2016.

Identifier: Ephemera 2016.024
Scope and Contents Trail of Tears, Tellico Plains, Tenn., Adverse Impacts, 2016; investigation of archaeological damage done to the Trail of Tears by U. S. Forest Service during work on the clear-cut land prior to acquisition by the Forest Service
Dates: 2016

William Ballard Lenoir Papers.

Identifier: MSC 0011
Scope and Contents Papers of William Ballard Lenoir (1775-1852), merchant, farmer, justice of the peace. Moved with wife Elizabeth Avery Lenoir to land grant in Roane County, Tenn. Built the Lenoir Inn there, and had a farm, general store, cotton factory, and flour mill. Papers include personal and business correspondence re: family in Tennessee and North Carolina; bills; accounts; deeds. Some letters have typed transcriptions. Topics include Lenoir family; Cherokee Indian removal to Oklahoma, 1838; business,...
Dates: 1798-1882