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Postmasters

 Subject
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 6 Collections and/or Records:

Cave Johnson, Postmaster appointment to George W. Fleming, 1846.

 Collection
Identifier: QMM.2018.003
Scope and Contents Cave Johnson, Postmaster General of the United States of America, postmaster appointment to George W. Fleming, McKean’s Old Stand, Westmoreland County, Pennsylvania. March 31, 1846. Signed April 18, 1846. DS (pfa) 1 pc. with small clipping about Cave Johnson affixed to lower left.
Dates: 1849

D. M. Key letter, April 30, 1894.

 Collection
Identifier: MM.1997.074
Scope and Contents April 30, 1894, letter from D[avid] M. Key, Judge of U.S. District Court, Eastern and Middle Districts of Tennessee, Chattanooga, Tenn., to Dr. I. C. Green, West Chester, PA. ALS 1 p. Re: complying with request for an autograph; Key was Postmaster General from 1877-1880.
Dates: 1894

James Shields Papers.

 Collection
Identifier: MSC 0251
Scope and Contents James Shields (Grainger County, Tenn., 1827-1856). The Shields Papers contain correspondence to and from James Shields, Postmaster at Marshall's Ferry in Grainger County, Tennessee. The records represent primarily financial documents related to The Mineral Association from its establishment in 1845 and business documents related to its functioning for several years. The Mineral Association members were John Easterly, Solomon Cox, William R. Cox, John Walker, James Shields of Grainger County;...
Dates: 1827-1856

Myra Lenoir Reagan Civil War letters, 1862-1864.

 Collection
Identifier: MM.2000.007 a&b
Scope and Contents MM.2000.007a:1) Two envelopes addressed to Miss Julia Reagan, H. C. F. College, Asheville, N. C. Stamp area torn away on one envelopes, stamp missing from 2nd envelope. Inside of one envelope addressed to Gen. Jas. H. Reagan, Facility, Tenn. Handwritten dates on front: ‘17th May,’ ’ and ‘6th Aug.’ + one envelope dated Nov. 29/63 (from) Pigeon River, N. C. to Miss Julia Reagan, care of J. C. Norwood, Lenoir, Caldwell Co., N. C. (torn, stamp missing) 2) July 21, 1862, letter to Miss Margaret....
Dates: 1862-1864

Postmaster appointment, Harvey Underwood, Kodak Post Office, Sevier County, Tenn. May 11, 1892

 Collection
Identifier: QMM.2017.001
Scope and Contents Postmaster appointment, Harvey Underwood, Kodak Post Office, Sevier County, Tenn. May 11, 1892. Signed by Jno (John) Wanamaker, Postmaster General of the United States of America. Seal at lower left. 22 x 17” SD/pfa (printed form filled in by hand). 1 pc. .
Dates: 1892

William Rule Papers.

 Collection
Identifier: MSC 0008
Scope and Contents Papers of William Rule(1839-1928), a newspaper editor, mayor of Knoxville (1873, 1898), and postmaster (1873, 1877) in Knoxville, Tenn. Born in Knox County, Tenn. Married Lucy Anne Maxey in 1858. Worked with William G. Brownlow on Knoxville Whig. Served in Sixth Tennessee Volunteer Regiment, Union Army, 1862-1865. Published Republican newspaper, the Knoxville Chronicle. Founded the Knoxville Journal in 1885, which merged with the Tribune in 1888 to become the Journal and Tribune. Rule was...
Dates: 1860-1927