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East Tennessee

 Subject
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 18 Collections and/or Records:

35 mm color slides of downtown Knoxville and East Tennessee in the 1960s and 1970s, taken by Ronald Sabin

 Collection
Identifier: PC 0073
Scope and Contents 35 mm color slides of downtown Knoxville and East Tenn in the 1960s and 1970s taken by Ronald Sabin.
Dates: 1961-1979

Bill Melton, “Tobacco Road Revisited” [a memoir of growing tobacco in East Tennessee in the mid-twentieth century].

 Collection
Identifier: MM.2015.022
Scope and Contents Bill Melton, “Tobacco Road” [a memoir of growing tobacco in East Tennessee in the mid-twentieth century].
Dates: 2015

Broadside: "East Tennessee Leaps Into Action as $40,000,000 Project Become Reality: Senator Norris Lauded as Father of Valley Plan" (mentions Cove Creek Dam) 22x36", 1 pc.

 Collection
Identifier: Ephemera 2018.007
Scope and Contents Broadside: "East Tennessee Leaps Into Action as $40,000,000 Project Become Reality: Senator Norris Lauded as Father of Valley Plan" (mentions Cove Creek Dam) 22x36", 1 pc.
Dates: 1933

Col. David Fry Papers (1866-1913).

 Collection
Identifier: MM.2017.021
Scope and Contents Col. David Fry Papers (1866-1913); in addition to original manuscript concerning David Fry and his widow Alice Fry, photocopies only of pages from a memorandum book (or books) 19 sheets (38 pages).
Dates: 1866-1913

Don Dudenbostel Collection (photographs)

 Collection
Identifier: PC 0029
Scope and Contents Over 200 b&w photographs taken by Don Dudenbostel. Most are 11"x14” or 8"x10” b&w photographs. Selected images were used in East Tennessee Historical Society feature exhibit “Vanishing Appalachia,” March 1-June 20, 2010 (and later for a traveling exhibit). Don Dudenbostel’s photographs made in East Tennessee and Southern Appalachia include portraits as well as images dealing with roadside culture, moonshining, cock fighting, the Ku Klux Klan, serpent handling as a religious practice....
Dates: 2009

Earl Olson Photograph Collection

 Collection
Identifier: PC 0014
Scope and Contents Copy negatives of photographs of steamboats from the 1860s-1920s which plied the Tennessee River in East Tennessee
Dates: 1860-1930

“Early Printing in East Tennessee, 1791-1830” by Frances Coykendall.

 Collection
Identifier: MM.1998.026
Scope and Contents “Early Printing in East Tennessee, 1791-1830” by Frances Coykendall. No date. TS.
Dates: undated

Edward Kitchell Civil War letter, December 16, 1863.

 Collection
Identifier: MM.2012.003
Scope and Contents December 16, 1863, letter from Edward Kitchell (98th Ill. Vols., Union Cavalry), Camp near Charleston, Tenn., to My Dear Wife (Mrs. Hattie Kitchell, Olney, Illinois. ALS 8 pp. + envelope with stamp. Also, typed photocopy of transcription and photocopy of CDV of Edward Kitchell. Re: Kitchell’s military life. Mentions Chattanooga, Knoxville, Murphy N. C., General Bragg, General Grant, General Sherman, ‘East Tennessee is devastated’, suffering of women and children, ‘they will sacrifice...
Dates: 1863

Hawkins County Postcard Collection (George E. Webb, Hawkins County Records)

 Collection
Identifier: PC 0099
Scope and Contents Arranged by place and/or subject. Finding Aid available. (375 postcards in archival sleeves)
Dates: 1905-2010

Hiram Rogers Collection

 Collection
Identifier: MSC 0946
Scope and Contents Materials related to zinc mines in East Tennessee, includes photographs, slides, business records, maps, scholarly papers, artifacts, and ore samples.
Dates: 1930 - 2004

Invitation to Annual East Tennessee Business Hall of Fame Dinner (April 4, 2019)

 Collection
Identifier: Ephemera 2019.086
Scope and Contents Invitation to 2019 Annual East Tennessee Business Hall of Fame Dinner held at the Knoxville (Tenn.) Convention Center on April 4, 2019. The event raised funds for Junior Achievement of East Tennessee, Inc. and honored Bill and Crissy Haslam. The event marked the 30 years of the Business Hall of Fame.
Dates: 2019

James C. Sullivan: Tales of an Old Railroader. Transcribed by James G. Sullivan, Jr. (2000)

 Collection
Identifier: MSC 0459
Scope and Contents James C. Sullivan (1844-1913) Memoir of an Irish American with extensive information about his career as a contractor in railroad construction. Born Boston of immigrant parents; died in Knoxville. Considerable railroad contract work all over the country, a good portion of it in East Tennessee and the South.
Dates: 2000

Knoxville and regional weather scrapbooks, 1940-2009.

 Collection
Identifier: PAS 0085
Scope and Contents Scrapbooks of clippings about weather events from the Knoxville News Sentinel and Knoxville Journal compiled by Jake Huffaker.
Dates: 1940-2009

Map of East Tennessee drawn by Sam B. Palmer, Knoxville, August 1863. (Maps)

 Collection
Identifier: QMM.2011.001
Scope and Contents Hand drawn and hand colored map of East Tennessee, drawn by Lt. Sam (Samuel) B. (Bell) Palmer, Knoxville, August 1863. Confederate Flag at right. 15 x 9.5” 1 pc.
Dates: 1863

Ridley Wills Postcard Collection

 Collection
Identifier: PC 0100
Scope and Contents Arranged by place and/or subject. Finding Aid available. (1,831 postcards in archival sleeves)
Dates: 1905-2010

Slides from talks on East Tennessee artists, Catherine Wiley, Custom House and renovations, and paintings owned by the Tennessee State Museum

 Collection
Identifier: PC 0058
Scope and Contents 1. Catherine Wiley slide show (51 slides, 3 sheets) 2. Catherine Wiley (1962 slides of paintings) 3. Catherine Wiley (June 1986 slides of paintings) (pre-restoration slides) 4. Knoxville and East Tennessee Artists (slide show) (76 slides) (list, some slides missing) 5. Knoxville Museum of Art exhibit, “A Gilded Age, Knoxville Artists, 1875-1925” SC co-curator, David Babelay, took slides with permission of KMA Jan. 1996 as exhibit closed 6. Copy slides of paintings from the Tennessee State...
Dates: 1962-1996

“Survey Embry’s Iron-Works on the Holston River, East Tennessee ... as a Site for a National Armory;” “Survey of the Falls of Emory’s River, East Tennessee ... as a Site for a National Armory.”

 Collection
Identifier: Ephemera 2019.082
Scope and Contents “Survey Embry’s Iron-Works on the Holston River, East Tennessee ... as a Site for a National Armory;” “Survey of the Falls of Emory’s River, East Tennessee ... as a Site for a National Armory” Removed by Military Affairs Report to the U.S. Senate, 1827.
Dates: 1827

Will Parham photographs of Blount County, East Tennesse and North Carolina

 Collection
Identifier: PC 0031
Scope and Contents Will Parham photographs of Blount County (6 folders), East Tennesse and North Carolina. Also includes some non-photograph material and negatives. Will E. Parham (1860-1946) was a woolen mill operator, a state legislator, and chairman of the Blount County Court for many years. He was considered “the Blount County historian” before such an office existed officially and spent many years researching the history and the family history of Blount County.
Dates: 1920-1940