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Kingston (Tenn.)

 Subject
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 11 Collections and/or Records:

Bethel Cemetery, Kingston, Tenn., Southwest Point, DAR.

 Collection
Identifier: MM.2018.011
Scope and Contents Bethel Cemetery (Kingston, Tenn.) Southwest Point D.A.R. historic preservation project.
Dates: undated

Brown - Eskridge deed, 1811.

 Collection
Identifier: MM.1981.061
Scope and Contents January 10, 1811, deed between William Brown and Samuel Eskridge, Roane Co., Tenn., and William D. Neilson of Kingston. For lot #10 in Kingston. Witnessed by Gideon Morgan and Thos. Clark. ADS 1 doc. (in 2 pcs.).
Dates: 1811

Crowder and Bacon family correspondence, photographs. Kingston, Tenn. + small artifacts

 Collection
Identifier: MSC 0469
Scope and Contents Crowder and Bacon family correspondence, photographs. Kingston, Tenn. + small artifacts (mostly men’s wallets with business names printed inside)
Dates: 1870-1950

Cyrus Hawley letter, 1833.

 Collection
Identifier: MM.1995.11
Scope and Contents March 28, 1833, letter from Cyrus Hawley (may be Cawley or McCawley), Knoxville, Tenn., to Samuel W. Collins, Collinsville, Hartford County, Conn. ALS 4 pp. (1 pc.) Re: river navigation, stores in Kingston, Knoxville, etc. Hawley was an axe salesman.
Dates: 1833

George Lewis Welcker Papers.

 Collection
Identifier: MSC 0013
Scope and Contents Papers of George Lewis Welcker (1892-1965), son of James Henry and Dixie Welcker, and grandson of Charles Freeling and Caroline Mitchell Welcker. Papers include: correspondence between Welcker family members; business correspondence; Capt. J. H. Welcker, Kingston, Tenn., correspondence with Tennessee River Iron Ore and Railway Company of Chattanooga and the East Tennessee Mining Company of Harriman, Tenn., 1887-1892; genealogical correspondence and material, 1912-1930, which belonged to Dixie...
Dates: 1836-1963

Kingston, Tenn., 1844, child's schoolwork exercises on the reverse of a full page handwritten bill of James Lea for "hawling" and other labor.

 Collection
Identifier: MM.2019.032
Scope and Contents Kingston, Tenn., 1844, child's schoolwork exercises on the reverse of a full page handwritten bill of James Lea for "hawling" and other labor and tasks, including "hawling 1 load of logs for ole man Smith's schoolhouse," and use of horses and wagon. On reverse is child's school work, full page, of the handwriting exercises of Mary Ellen T. (Taliaferro) in which she writes, "Kingston on the Clinch River, Rone County, Tennessee", biblical and religious teachings and some history. She also...
Dates: 1844

Kingston, Tenn., 1878, Bill from Childress and Martin, general goods, to C. P. Taliaferro.

 Collection
Identifier: MM.2019.033
Scope and Contents Kingston, Tenn., 1878, Bill from Childress and Martin, general goods, to C. P. Taliaferro. Handwritten, 7 page daily account for general farm and family supplies on store billhead. Charles Taliaferro survived the Civil War as a confederate sympathizer and endured reconstruction in E. Tenn., often paying debts for his family, as shown on this bill. This bill was found in a leather bill fold, and it is included.
Dates: 1878

Letter of receipt to Lt. Thos. Hedgecock, 1st Tenn. Vols., from A. B. Eaton, Commissary General of Subsistence. March 22, 1865). (Gift of Diane Kosier).

 Collection
Identifier: MM.1998.036
Scope and Contents Letter of receipt to Lt. Thos. Hedgecock, Co. G, 1st Tenn. Vols., Kingston, Tenn., from A. B. Eaton, Commissary General of Subsistence, Office Commissary General of Subsistence, Washington City, March 22, 1865. DS 1 pc. Notes that Lt. Hedgecock is not accountable to the United States for subsistence funds or supplies.
Dates: 1865

Moses Easterly letters, 1814-1815.

 Collection
Identifier: MM.2015.002
Scope and Contents Three letters written by Moses Easterly written while traveling with Andrew Jackson’s troops during the War of 1812. Written to his wife Charlotte Fudge Easterly at home on the border of Cocke and Greene Counties, Tenn. 3 pcs. 1. Moses Easterly, Rhea County, Washington, December 7, 1814. To Charlotte Easterly, Cock[e] County, E. Tennessee. ALS 3 pp. (1 pc.). Re: Family health; five thousand pounds of stinking beef at Kingston, thrown into Clinch River; waiting for orders to move; under General...
Dates: 1814-1815

Southwest Point garrison accounts, 1798-1805, with 1807 inventory of Major William Peters' estate.

 Collection
Identifier: MM.2014.014
Scope and Contents Southwest Point garrison accounts, 1798-1805, with 1807 inventory of Major William Peters' estate. Typescript made in 1936 by Mrs. William J. Smith from original manuscript. In account with Saml. C. Hall. Hall & Smith (Kingston, Tenn.). TS 27 pp.
Dates: 1798-1807

William S. McEwen correspondence, 1830-1875.

 Collection
Identifier: MM.2017.019
Scope and Contents Correspondence to and from William S. McEwen, Kingston, Tenn. June 24, 1830; June 6, 1840 (in pieces); June 15, 1842; Dec. 6, 1842; Dec. 6, 1842 (partial); March 4, 1844; March 18, 1844; April 24, 1844; July 12, 1955; Oct. 29, 1856 (partial); May 28, 1860; Jan. 9, 1862 (Rachel and her children); July 31, 1862; to Jno. F. McEwen, Sept. 8, `875, from Henry Wiley? Coal Creek M& M Co. 14 items.
Dates: 1830-1875