Found in 38 Collections and/or Records:
Appalachian Studies in Urban Schools
Bellview School Record of Examination, 1889-90.
Record of Examination, Higher department, Bellview School, Knox County, Tennessee. Term of 1889-90. Lists name, age, grade, subjects and grades, remarks, etc. Signed by D. A. Shields, Teacher, February 1890.
Bernice Stiles material.
C. C. Justus Collection (History).
C. C. (Cummins C.) Justus was an educator, writer, and historian who lived in Knoxville for much of his adult life. He was born in Grainger County, attended Powder Springs Academy, the University of Tennessee, and Harvard. He was superintendent of schools for Grainger County. He taught at Central High School in Knox county, Tullahoma, and Clinton. He was a master mason and a member of Masonic Lodge, no. 244. The collection includes scrapbooks of local history and family history.
Certificate of Luke Lea, Entry Taker of Ocoee District. June 18, 1842.
Certificate of Luke Lea, Entry Taker of Ocoee District. June 18, 1842. Mentions occupants Eli Cleveland and Samuel Parks, land for use of colleges.
Channel One storyboard carried by Chris Whittle. Gift of Janie McGowan. (artifacts)
38” high and 56” wide (unfolded) storyboard used by Chris Whittle to sell the concept of Channel One television for use in schools. Inside contains text and glossy illustrations. 1 pc.
Charles McGhee Tyson schoolwork, 1901.
“A Ghost Story” and a sample letter of recommendation for rhetoric class. By Charles McGhee Tyson, 1901.
Creed F. Casteel Papers.
Eliza Jane McClung letter to Mary Ann McClung, April 3, 1858. (Typed transcription).
Letter from Mrs. Eliza Jane McClung, Nashville, to her niece by marriage, Mary Ann McClung (Mrs. Pleasant M. McClung), Knox County, Tenn. April 3, 1858. (typed transcription) transcribed by Barbara A. McClung, February 13, 1912. TS 3 pp. Re: Hugh’s education, wedding of Matt and Julia, preaching by Dr. Styles of New Haven, family news.
Ephemera from East Tennessee African American schools
Hall and Stakely Papers.
Jefferson County, Tenn., records, ca. 1830s-1840s.
Miscellaneous Jefferson County, Tenn., records, ca. 1830s-1840s. 5 pcs. 1. 183_ marriage bond, George Routh and Catharine Rankin. 2. 1829 marriage license, Russell Birdwell to Louisa B. Rodgers (fragment). 3. 1841 stud horse(?) license issued to Alexander E. Smith. Cocke County. 4. 1841 note to Col. Jos. Hamilton. 5. 18th District report- list of persons whose children are entitled to the school fund. No date.
John and Rhoda Campbell Williams Papers.
Letters of John and Rhoda Campbell Williams (Knoxville) to son Rufus Morgan Williams at Edgehill School, Princeton, N.J., 1864-1865, 1867 + one letter from Thomas L. Williams to brother, n.d. . 14 letters + one envelope. Received from donor June 23, 1987: copy photograph by Knaffl & Bro. of Rhoda Campbell Morgan Williams + photocopy of picture of Col. Joseph Williams.
John C. Robertson Journals, 1862-1867.
John R. Lowry Collection.
Papers of Professor John R. Lowry, Knoxville, Tenn., Ca. 1880s-1923. Includes material related to Park City School; memorial resolutions for John R. Lowry and wife; orations; essays; two photographs.
Katherine Williams scrapbook (scrapbooks)
Matriculation cards, invitations, calling cards, ribbons, programs, report cards, exams, photographs, correspondence, tickets, newspaper clippings, other ephemera and memorbilia from Katherine Williams time at University of Tennessee, Knoxville. Written in ink on first page “Katherine Williams. Memory Book, kept while attending University of Tennessee.” Spine cover detached from boards, but binding intact.
Knox County School History: report of Schools Sub-Committee of Two Centuries Steering Committee submitted by Dr. Paul Kelley and Mrs. Roger Howell. (1992)
Knox County School History: report of Schools Sub-Committee of Two Centuries Steering Committee submitted by Dr. Paul Kelley and Mrs. Roger Howell. Ca. 1992. 552 pp. in 3-ring notebook. Photocopy. Contains partial list of schools in Knox County and school histories received during the Knox County Two Centuries celebration in 1992.
[KNOX COUNTY SCHOOLS Picture Negative A], ca. 1955, Inspected 5/10/17
Negative outs and trims for Knoxville schools sponsored film.
[KNOX COUNTY SCHOOLS Picture Negative B], ca. 1955, Inspected 3/10/17
Chots of school activities: classroom, marching band, etc.
Knox County, Tenn., Schools, 1882, 1889-90.
MM-2016-004 a Contract with Teacher. Jno. M. Love, Knox County, Tenn. at Shieldstown(?) School. Signed by Directors A. Buffat, J .H. Smith and Geo. A. McNutt. Also signed by J. M. Love. September 18, 1882. DS 1 pc.
Knoxville College Video Collection
Knoxville Female Schools. (ephemera)
Knoxville Female Seminary catalogs, 1849-50, 1850-51; E.T. Female Institute, 1848-49 catalog; Knoxville Female Institute circular and catalog, 1865-66.
Knoxville Schools. (ephemera)
Lavinia Lea letter to her mother Susan Lea. August 4, 1843(?).
Letter from Lavinia Lea, Salem [N. C.], to her mother Susan Lea, Cleveland, Tenn. August 4, 1843(?) (1823?). ALS 2 pp. + outer cover (2 pcs. mounted on silk). Re: examinations at school, upcoming visit from father.
Michael Davis, Arithmetic, ca. 1797.
Morristown Normal and Industrial College “Radio” [magazine] vol. 1, no. 9 (1928). (ephemera)
Neilson Family letters, 1820-1852. Gift of Marguerite B. Hamer.
Neilson Family letters, 1820-1852. 13 pcs. Mostly letters to William D. Neilson, Greene County, Tenn. Re: family matters, education, etc.
Powell High School research papers, 1992-1993, 1997. Janie Cassell, teacher.
Research papers on Knoxville and area topics done by the English students of Janie Cassell at Powell High School.
Reynolds Papers, n.d., 1801-1929.
Roy Isaac Gentry Public County High School diploma
Diploma issued by State of Tennessee to public high school graduates. Contains engraving of the Tennessee State Capitol building in Nashville. Includes record of the eighteen credits taken to graduate. Diploma issued to Roy Isaac Gentry on April 27, 1920 at Gibbs High School of Knoxville. Contains seal of “Department of Public Instruction, State of Tennessee”