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Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 9 Collections and/or Records:

Appalachian Exposition envelope, 1910.

Identifier: Ephemera 2013.005
Scope and Contents

Appalachian Exposition envelope, Knoxville, Tenn., Sept. 12-Oct. 12, 1910. Front cover of envelope illustrated with buildings and designs. Back of envelope addressed by typewriter to Miss Ida Crawley, Sweetwater, Tenn. (She was an East Tennessee artist). No stamp or postmark. 1 pc.

Dates: 1910

Commemorative envelopes, postcards, postal cachets, and commemorative stamps, including McGhee Tyson Airport, John Sevier and others.

Identifier: Ephemera 2015.004
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McGhee Tyson Airport Official Dedication Envelopes, October 15, 1937 (4 items); 1 airmail postcard; 1938 postal cachets (30 items); envelopes with stamps 1937-1965 (162 items) Printed envelope with stamps and images for the Bicentennial of the death of John Sevier [cachets are special printed or inscribed messages on the envelopes]

Dates: 1933-1965

Fountain City Heritage Collection (includes photographs) (via Dr. Jim Tumblin).

Identifier: MSC 0595
Scope and Contents Photographs of Central High School, Fountain City, Tenn. -One 8x10” undated group picture (outside); -10x14” photographs by Thompson of Class of [19]38 (3 copies), Class of [19]41 (3 copies), Class of [19]42 (3 copies), Class of [19]43 (3 copies), Class of [19]44 (1 copy), Class of [19]48 (3 copies). -Original E. J. Graves photograph of the [G. W. Ross] house on Broadway. Mounted (corner and upper center broken). -Copy of scanned 1903 plat map of property of Howard Karnes. -“Walking Tour of...
Dates: 1938-1956

Gatlinburg Bicentennial envelope with stamp. 2007. (ephemera)

Identifier: Ephemera 2007.005
Scope and Contents

Gatlinburg Bicentennial envelope with stamp (black bear on a stamp), [unofficial] ‘postmark’ saying ‘Gatlinburg Bicentennial Station’ dated January 29, 2007. 1807-2007. One envelope with stamp.

Dates: 2007

J. Leonard Garland Collection--Washington Co., Tenn., ca. 1797-1894.

Identifier: MSC 0065
Scope and Contents Manuscript items, most from Washington County, Tenn. No date, 1797-1894. Most signed by County Court Clerk James Sevier. Included are: John Brown vs. John Allen, 1797; Amos Loney (Looney?) vs. Lewis Jordan, 1798; Sarah Glass vs. Thomas Stuart (Stewart), 1803-1804; Wm. Humphries vs. Elihu Embree, 1806; Administrator of Andrew Greer, deceased, vs. Boroman(?), 1808; envelopes addressed to Mrs. Sue Ramsey Alexander (N. C.) and others from Dr. J. G. M. Ramsey, ca. 1880s. 51 pcs; 1864 letter...
Dates: 1797-1894

M’Cormick’s Virginia Reaper and Mower. C. Powell & Co., Commission Merchants, Knoxville, Tenn. [1860]. (ephemera)

Identifier: Ephemera 2012.010
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M’Cormick’s (McCormick) Virginia Reaper and Mower. C. Powell & Co., Commission Merchants, Knoxville, Tenn. Dealers in Agricultural Implements, etc. Sinclair’s Straw-Cutter. Includes local letters of endorsement, all dated 1860. [1860] 2 printed pages on one sheet of paper + C. Powell & Co. Grocers, Knoxville, Tenn. envelope with upside down one cent stamp.

Dates: 1860

Printed envelope with Parson Brownlow pictured with flag and 1861 quote. (ephemera)

Identifier: Ephemera 2003.001
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Envelope printed with blue and red ink published by Jas. Gates, Cincinnati. Portrait of Parson (William G.) Brownlow and April 22, 1861 excerpt from letter to General Gideon Pillow refusing to serve as chaplain. Typed note pasted to bottom of envelope ,’ He answered not in the spirit of The Master.” 1 pc.

Dates: 1861

William G. Brownlow image and quote printed on envelope / cover.

Identifier: MM.2002.020
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One envelope with image of William G. Brownlow and quote from him re: never deserting the Stars & Stripes. Printed in blue ink. Letters at far left edge of quote are missing. 3 cent stamp. Addressed to G. H. Skade(?) in Ohio with another handwritten note across the address dated May 27, 1862, ‘nothing worthy of note except Daniel Kurtz swindling the soldiers out of their money.’

Dates: 1862

Wonderland Club Hotel envelope, June 30, 1939. (ephemera)

Identifier: Ephemera 2012.007
Scope and Contents

Wonderland Club Hotel envelope with photograph of hotel in upper left with ‘The Wonderland Club Hotel The only hotel in the Great Smoky Mountains National Park under U.S. supervision. Elkmont, Tennessee. Addressed to Miller’s, 423-439 Gay St., City. Postmarked Knoxville, Tenn. June 30, 1939 12:30 pm. Canceled 2-cent stamp. 1 pc. ephemera

Dates: 1939