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Found in 20 Collections and/or Records:
Identifier: MSC 0940
Identifier: MSC 0007
Scope and Contents Papers of the family of Pierre Francois Buffat, his wife Sylvie Louise Tauxe Buffat, their children and relatives, who came from Switzerland to Knoxville, Tenn., in 1849. Pierre F. Buffat owned a farm at Spring Place in Knox County, Tenn. He ran a mill starting in 1861, and his son Alfred Buffat joined the business in 1865. Other family names included in the correspondence include: Bolli, Chavannes, Porta, Esperandieu, Sterchi, Truan, and Tauxe. Many of the letters were written in French, with...
Scope and Contents Collection of tax and other receipts Henry Hubbs, Knoxville, 1940s-1960s.
Identifier: Ephemera 2020.016
Scope and Contents Bill and receipt for services rendered by George Farragut as Inspector of Arms and Keeper of Magazine and Public Store at Knoxville. October 1, 1795 - October 1, 1796. Received $180.00 from David Henley, War Department. October 4, 1796. ADS 1 pc.
Scope and Contents September 27, 1796, receipt from Jessee Brentley, Knoxville, to David Henley for $2.00 received for attending and moving Michael Maloney, a wounded militia man under the command of Lt. Lovely at Tellico. ADS 1 p.
Scope and Contents November 7, 1733, receipt from John Carter to John Dupree. ADS 1 pc. (Mounted). Penciled note at bottom of mounting: A.D.S. of “Secretary” John Carter of “Corotman” and “Shirley,” oldest son of “King” Robert Carter of “Corotman.”
Scope and Contents Receipt to J.B.G. Kinsloe for ‘one double barrelled shotgun, no. 953, valued at $15, and deposited in the Ordnance Office for the use of the Confederate Army service.’ P.M. McClung, Ordnance Officer, by John E. Heling? (Delius?) ADS 1 pc. (tape at lower right). J.B.G. Kinsloe was editor of a Knoxville newspaper during the Civil War, in business with W.G. Brownlow.
Knoxville business letterheads, old bills and receipts, ca. 1890s (Gift of Mr. & Mrs. E. I. Miller).
Identifier: MSC 0314
Scope and Contents Knoxville business letterheads, old bills and receipts, ca. 1890s.
Identifier: MSC 0583
Scope and Contents Mae Lynn Collection: includes photographs, receipts, postcards, stampless entires/covers, stamps, and ephemera. Listing with collection. + scrapbook of Spanish-American War clippings. Photographs include: Mae Lynn; Smith School in Kodak, 1902; Cherokee Knitting Mills on Baxter Avenue, 1925; Beech Springs School, 1912-1915; Grey Eagle steamboat; Aluminum Company of America WWII snapshot.
Scope and Contents Receipt from Dr. Isaac Wright (author of Wright’s Family Medicine; Knoxville physician) for payment of medical fees due from the estate of Governor Joseph McMinn, deceased. Note by [Dr.] James King of Knoxville saying the fees charged were reasonable. Signed twice by Dr. Wright. 1826. ADS 1 pc. (2 pp.).
Scope and Contents Receipts, Knox County, Alex (Elick) Beets, 1915-1930, for road work, taxes, debt, etc.
Scope and Contents Strawberry Plains Presbyterian Church (Shunem Church) History by Daniel Meek, ca. 1850. Lists names of ministers and locations of churches. 6 pp. (+ pencil notes taken from the history, 3 pp.). + 1857 ‘receipts’ for varnish, blackberry wine, colouring black, and curing rheumatic pains. 1 p.
Dates: circa 1850
Scope and Contents June 24, 1797, receipt from Thomas Blount to David Allison for bills drawn by Allison on Captain John Cooper at Paris. ADS 1 pc. (brittle). (To: “Thomas Blount, Attorney in fact for Mrs. Mary Farmer, late of Crutchfriar(?), London & agent for her daughters.”)
Identifier: MSC 0200
Scope and Contents Pension records for veterans and widows of War of 1812 soldiers on forms of the Pension Office, Department of the Interior, Washington, DC. Dated 1872. 46 pcs. Soldiers were from Middle Tennessee counties. These records were found in the attic of the old portion (1874) of the Custom House during renovation work, summer 1980. Also: Sept. 1886 receipts from Robert L. Taylor, U.S. Pension Agent at Knoxville, to different recipients for varying amounts (from different states). Printed forms, signed...
Washington Co., Fall Branch, Tenn. 1887, Receipt for Medical services of Dr. M. F. Geralds, M. D., for services to Col. S. K. N. Patton
Identifier: Ephemera 1887.001
Scope and Contents Washington Co., Fall Branch, Tenn., 1887, Receipt for Medical services of Dr. M.F. Geralds, M.D., for services to Col. S.K.N. Patton (commander, 8th Tenn.. Vol Cav., U.S., Civil War). Recd. from son, Landon H. Patton, signed by Saml. D. Vincent. This is a receipt for medical services received on the estate of Col. Samuel Kelsey Nelson Patton, who died in late 1886. Col. Patton was a famous East Tenn. unionist and activist who served in the Tenn. legislature during and after the civil war. It is...
William A. D. Pearce receipts and notes, Elizabethton, Tenn., 1849-1884; S. H. Anderson receipt, 1897; Bristol, Elizabethton & North Carolina Railway stock certificate, 1892. (Gift of Robert T. Nance).
Scope and Contents William A. D. Pearce receipts and notes, Elizabethton, Carter County, Tenn. 1849-1884. 49 pcs. Receipt to S.H. Anderson, Carter County Trustee. 1897. Re: interest on claims. Bristol, Elizabethton & North Carolina Railway stock certificate to Carter County, Tenn. 1892. 200 shares.