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Knoxville (Tenn.) -- Appalachian Exposition

 Subject
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 22 Collections and/or Records:

1911 Appalachian Exposition medallion

 Collection
Identifier: Artifact 2012.002
Scope and Contents

Artifact 2012.002 Appalachian Exposition brass medallion. Knoxville, Tenn. 1911 (Sept. 11 - Oct. 1). Pictures sheaf of wheat, agricultural tools and wording on front; United States flag on back. 1 1/2” diameter, 2 small loops on the top. 1 pc.

Dates: 1911

Appalachee Ann (Sheet Music, 1910).

 Collection
Identifier: Ephemera 2014.010
Scope and Contents

Sheet music for Appalachee Ann, Dedicated to Appalachian Exposition President Wm. J. Oliver. Arranged by H. Louis Kisskalt. Words and Melody by Lucy B. Haug, Knoxville, Tenn. Double Eagle Edition, Published by Authors Publishing Society, Chicago, Ill. 5 pp. Two copies.

Dates: 1910

Appalachian Exposition article, [Charleston] News and Courier. Sept. 14, 1910.

 Collection
Identifier: Ephemera 2018.001
Scope and Contents

Appalachian Exposition article, [Charleston] News and Courier. Sept. 14, 1910. “The Appalachian Exposition a Blaze of Glory; South’s Big Show Event of the Year Now Open.” 1 clipping.

Dates: 1910

Appalachian Exposition B. P. O. E. pin

 Collection
Identifier: Artifact 2012.003
Scope and Contents

Appalachian Exposition B.P.O.E. pin, 1910. Copper metal pin with Tennessee-shaped top (embossed: ’B.P.O.E. Knoxville 160. Detroit Reunion 1910) linked to rectangular embossed bottom With AE in white, ‘Appalachian Exposition Knoxville, Tenn.’ ‘COME TO KNOXVILLE IN 1910’ and elk head at lower right. B.P.O.E. = Benevolent and Protective Order of Elks (also know as Elks Lodge). On back: Greenduck Co., Chicago. C clasp on back. Overall size of both parts: 2 1/4 x 2” 1 pc. artifact.

Dates: 1910

Appalachian Exposition catalog, 1911.

 Collection
Identifier: MM.1983.012
Scope and Contents

Premium list and prospectus, Appalachian Exposition, Knoxville, September 11-October 1, 1911. Photographs of officers. PHOTOCOPY.

Dates: 1911

Appalachian Exposition creamer

 Collection
Identifier: Artifact 2014.004
Scope and Contents

Artifact 2014.004 White earthenware creamer (finish is crackled), with AE (Appalachian Exposition) emblem in blue and gold on the front and “Knoxville, 1910” on the back. No maker’s mark. Crack on front. Gold decoration on front and back.

Dates: 1910

Appalachian Exposition cup

 Collection
Identifier: Artifact 2016.003
Scope and Contents

Appalachian Exposition Knoxville, Tenn. Red glass cup with clear glass bottom (patterned) and handle. Gold lettering and on rim.

Dates: 1910

Appalachian Exposition envelope, 1910.

 Collection
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

Appalachian Exposition guest book for the library exhibit, 1911.

 Collection
Identifier: MM.1997.113
Scope and Contents

Guest book for the library exhibit, Appalachian Exposition of 1911, Knoxville, Tenn. Includes signatures, addresses, dates, and comments. Some dates from 1913.

Dates: 1911-1913

Appalachian Exposition Ohio Society paper badge, 1910. (ephemera)

 Collection
Identifier: Ephemera 2012.005
Scope and Contents

Appalachian Exposition, Knoxville, Tenn. Ohio. Ohio Society paper badge, October 3, 1910. Larew Printing Co., Knoxville, Tenn. Includes AE emblem in red and blue ink and ‘Ohio’ with flag design in red and blue ink. 2 x 7.25” (torn; in two pieces)

Dates: 1910

Appalachian Exposition pennant

 Collection
Identifier: Artifact 2016.002
Scope and Contents

Appalachian Exposition pennant. Red, white and blue felt sewn together and gold glitter design and words ‘Knoxville, Tenn. 1910 Souvenir.’ Round disk of paper in center with photograph of the Administration Building and the words ‘Appalachian Exposition Sep. 12 to Oct. 12, 1910.’ (Paper is creased)

Dates: 1910

Appalachian Exposition souvenir plate. (artifacts)

 Collection
Identifier: Artifact 2009.002
Scope and Contents

White porcelain or ceramic plate with pierced edging and gilt, 9.5” diameter. Center has color picture of Administration Building, Appalachian Exposition, Knoxville, Tenn. On back: J.H.R. & Co. Knoxville, Tenn. Made in Germany for B.W. Akers.

Dates: 1910-1911

Appalachian Exposition spoon

 Collection
Identifier: Artifact 2013.001
Scope and Contents

Appalachian Exposition sterling spoon with “Appalachian Exposition, Knoxville, Tennessee” on the bowl around a likeness of the main exposition building. Tennessee state seal on the handle. 1 pc. artifacts. 1910 or 1911.

Dates: 1910 - 1911

Appalachian Exposition spoon

 Collection
Identifier: Artifact 2015.001
Scope and Contents

Silver spoon stamped ‘Appalachian Exposition’ on handle. Shell-shaped bowl. C. D. Kenny Co. stamped on back handle.

Dates: 1910 - 1911

Catherine Wiley Collection.

 Collection
Identifier: MSC 0253
Scope and Contents Includes a small collection of manuscripts and photographs; works on paper: ink drawings and pastels; hand-made greeting cards; personal scrapbook of clippings created by the artist; Medals from the Appalachian Exposition; publications and catalogs related to the artist, including University of Tennessee Volunteer yearbooks for the years Catherine was assisting with the artwork for the publication, 1907, 1910, 1914,1917 Catherine’s palette. The artist’s easel and folding chair (ca. 1910) are...
Dates: 1900-1926

Coile Seilaz Collection (Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Walter Durham).

 Collection
Identifier: MSC 0675
Scope and Contents Includes: Armstrong, Seilaz, Buffat family photographs. 24 photographs, 1 framed; ephemera, including invitation, land company prospectus, valentine, train and boat schedules. 19 pcs.; Knoxville Weekly Tribune, August 22, 1888; maps (13 pcs.); World War II ration books (7 pcs.); Pamphlets: Catalogue, Fine Arts Section, Appalachian Exposition and The Way to a Man’s Heart. .(T. E. Burns Co.). Box 2: Armstrong House and Seilaz & Buffat photographs, a Knoxville souvenir book of postcards,...
Dates: 1880-1945

Emma Hope Papers.

 Collection
Identifier: MSC 0081
Scope and Contents

Hope family letters, no date, 1823-1838; poem “Our Boys,” 1884; three photograph albums containing Hope family snapshots and pictures of local resorts, the Appalachian Exposition, Great Smoky Mountains, Elkmont, Henderson Springs, Jamestown Exposition, World War I parade in Knoxville, ships, etc.; Thomas Hope documents; The Builder’s Golden Rule by William Pain, no date (before 1828). Contains notes and entries by Thomas Hope.

Dates: 1823-1884

Smith Family Collection (Whitesburg, Tenn.).

 Collection
Identifier: MSC 0102
Scope and Contents (Folders 26, 43, 49, & 75 tell of the location of Smith Family artifacts, portraits, and papers located in libraries and museums other than the McClung Collection.) Includes Tomlinson family material & Tate Springs material. Folder 13 contains postcards showing views and bldgs. of the Tate Springs Hotel. Many other postcards are in this collection, most are 19th century. Tate Springs Hotel (Inn), Knoxville Farmers Convention, agriculture, Appalachian Exposition award ribbons and...
Dates: 1794 - 1930

Tennessee Valley Fair (TVA&I Fair) (Tennessee Valley Agricultural & Industrial Fair Collection.

 Collection
Identifier: MSC 0875
Scope and Contents Materials from the Tennessee Valley A&I Fair (Tennessee Valley Agricultural & Industrial Fair) (later Tennessee Valley Fair). Includes: scrapbooks, 1934-1985 (25 boxes) , posters, files, plaques, photographs (1 box from 1960s, 3 boxes from 1980s). 11 boxes of slides, photographs, proofs from Meet Me At The Fair by Steve Ash (+ negatives), duplicate publications. Large flat box includes Appalachian Exposition stock certificate and fair posters. + oversize B&W aerial photograph of...
Dates: 1930s-1980s

W. H. Kephart Scrapbook

 Collection
Identifier: PAS 0011
Scope and Contents

Scrapbook compiled by W.H. Kephart, Knoxville, Tenn., ca. 1870s-1910s. Contains newspaper clippings (mostly about Knoxville and local citizens); ephemera; photographs; and handwritten notes. Subject index at front of volume + loose handwritten index of people pictured. Appalachian Exposition ribbon, p. 175.

Dates: 1870 - 1920

William J. Oliver Collection. (scrapbooks)

 Collection
Identifier: PAS 0037
Scope and Contents

Materials on the William J. Oliver family and business, especially re: William J. Oliver. Scrapbooks of newspapers clippings include: Oliver family; Panama Canal contracts; Appalachian Exposition; Theodore Roosevelt signature (on March 1, 1912 ‘The Lookout’ letterhead); Oliver business activities. The scrapbooks about the Panama Canal contracts were compiled by Dr. J. R. L. Hardesty and presented to William J. Oliver in 1907.

Dates: 1907-1912

William. J. Oliver, President Appalachian Exposition

 Collection
Identifier: QSPC 2002.002
Scope and Contents

Wm. J. Oliver, President Appalachian Exposition. Oval portrait, B&W. 6x8”, matted and mounted. By Knaffl & Bro. Knoxville, Tenn.

Dates: 1910