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Photographs

 Subject
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 731 Collections and/or Records:

F. W. Taylor Family Papers.

 Collection
Identifier: MSC 0239
Scope and Contents F.W. Taylor family papers, including: estate settlement papers of L. D. Franklin (n.d., 1841-1878); Graham family papers; Miller and Taylor family history; cabinet card of David Crockett; Treaty of Dumplin Creek program; Marshall J. Hughes patent papers, 1886; land grants and deeds, mostly in Grainger, Cocke, and Jefferson Counties, Tenn, n.d., 1795-1854 (some signed by William Carroll, Jos. McMinn, and President Franklin Pierce). Photocopies of land records are in folder 38; the donor kept...
Dates: 1841-1878

Farragut School

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Identifier: SPC 1997.038
Scope and Contents

Farragut School exterior [ca. 1916]. 8x10” B&W

Dates: ca. 1916

Faulkner Photograph

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Identifier: SPC 2012.007
Scope and Contents

Approx. 6.5 x 4.5” sepia photograph mounted on board. Includes two men, a woman, and two children outside a house. Under the image: ‘Photo by Blan__??’. One back of picture: sticker with ‘J. A. Dinamore, Knoxville, Tenn’ and penciled note________ A. Drummer, Knoxville, Tenn. 1 pc.

Dates: undated

Fifth annual reunion of the Knox County Union Soldiers’ Association

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Identifier: SPC 2014.019
Scope and Contents

Original photographic print (sepia) (about 6.75” x 4.5”) on cardboard backing (9” x 7”). 1 pc. ID from a copy of this photograph (200-134-012) identifies the picture as Eighty-five Union veterans of the Civil War at the fifth annual reunion of the Knox County Union Soldiers’ Association, Fountain City Park, September 9, 1909.

Dates: 1909

Fifth Avenue Presbyterian Church, Knoxville, Tenn., History.

 Collection
Identifier: MM.2012.006
Scope and Contents History. Fifth Avenue Presbyterian Church, Knoxville, Tenn. 1 bound volume + several loose papers Volume opens with two missing photographs of the church and Rev. J. Polk Gammon. Volume contains: handwritten copies from Book of Minutes of Session, January 16, 1874- Sept. 23, 1875; Roll with member names; Minutes, January 18 - April 7, 1874; Congregational Meeting, July 23, 1876; Aug. 1, 18789 minutes; Statistical Report for year ending April 1, 1879; photographs of Rev. W.A. Harrison, Ella...
Dates: 1874-1932

Fire at Liberal Arts Building at Chilhowee Park

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Identifier: SPC 1996.019
Scope and Contents

Fire at Liberal Arts Building at Chilhowee Park, Knoxville, Tenn. September 3, 1935. B&W 8x10” copy photograph.

Dates: 1935

Fire truck, firefighters, horse-drawn vehicles

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Identifier: SPC 1997.005
Scope and Contents

Fire truck, firefighters, horse-drawn vehicles. Supposed to be Knoxville, Tenn. (Knoxville Fire Department?). On thin cardboard backing. Tear, stains.

Dates: undated

First Christian Church

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Identifier: SPC 2012.006
Scope and Contents

First Christian Church, formerly Park Street Church, corner of Magnolia Avenue (formerly Park Street) and Gay Street, Knoxville, Tenn. At this location from 1884 until the church moved to Fifth Avenue. Taken by Thompson Photographer, Knoxville. [Taken ca. 1912.]

Dates: ca. 1912

Five cartes-de-visites (CDVs)

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Identifier: SPC 1996.007
Scope and Contents

Five cartes-de-visites (CDVs), circa 1880s. All taken by T.M. Schleier, Knoxville, Tenn. Margie Hayes as a child (daughter of Margaret Lewis and Judge Henry Hayes, Arkansas) 2 pcs.; Isabella McKenzie (Margie’s nurse when her mother died) 1 pc.; Mr. Thomas Lewis (Margie’s uncle) 1 pc.; Lizzie Lewis (Margie’s aunt) 1 pc.

Dates: ca. 1880s

Flying Squadron (framed) and F.W. H. Ottzenn award, Member of the British Empire.

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Identifier: MSC 0329
Scope and Contents F. W. H. Ottzenn's Award- Order of the British Empire. 1 framed document. Framed document-awarding membership in the Order of the British Empire to Colonel Friedrich Wilhelm Hans Ottzenn, Nov. 12, 1945. Ottzenn was a resident of Knoxville from 1945 until his death in 1971. The award contains a signature that is possibly written by King George VI. A photocopy of an article from The Knoxville Journal, July 25, 1948, concerning the presentation of the award + a photocopy of Mrs. Ottzenn's...
Dates: 1945-1948

Forester Family Photographs

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Identifier: SPC 2004.003
Scope and Contents 1. [Richard R. Forester, son Joseph, wife Martha J. Carnes Forester, daughter Julia]. Tintype. 2. Richard R. Forester, son of John Forester. Tintype in decorated paper mat. 3. End of 1st World War. Tower at left was First Methodist Church, formerly located at Locust & Church. B&W snapshot (some fading, sepia look). 4. Mr. & Mrs. R.R. Forester, 1906. Sepia print mounted on black mat. 5. [Veteran’s reunion?] Richard R. Forester 1st right. Sepia print mounted on black mat. 6....
Dates: 1900s-1910s

Fort Sanders, Knoxville. Civil War Stereograph, War for the Union. (incorrectly identified as Fort Saners)

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Identifier: SV 2003.001
Scope and Contents

SV 2003.001.001: The War for the Union series, 1861-1865. Fort Sanders, Knoxville, exterior view, s6006. Stereograph. 1 pc. John C. Taylor, Hartford, Conn. ca 1890. This stereograph is actually of a fort on the coast of South Carolina. There were photos in the National Archives that identified this fort with Fort Sanders. The photographer who took the photo was the same fellow who photographed Fort Sanders, possibly explaining the mix-up.

Dates: 1860s

[Fort Sanders, Knoxville, Tennessee].

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Identifier: SPC 2012.001
Scope and Contents [Fort Sanders, Knoxville, Tennessee]. Samuel A. Cooley, photographer. December 1864. COPY photographs. One 8 x 12”, the other 4x6”. Title ‘Fort Sanders, Knoxville, Tennessee’ based on information provided by Roger Durham, Director of the U.S. Army Heritage Museum. Changed in 2007 from a title that misidentified this photo as showing Fort McAllister on the Ogeechee River, Savannah, Ga, because ‘F. McAllister, Ga.’ was written on the negative sleeve. Attributed to George N. Barnard. Two plates...
Dates: 1864

Fouche Block Building

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Identifier: SPC 1995.027
Scope and Contents

Two views of Fouche Block Building (Gay Street and Clinch Avenue), Knoxville, Tenn. Ext. One view shows location of Vernon’s Drugstore (Clinch Avenue). [December 1992]. B&W 8x10”

Dates: 1992

Fountain City Grammar School composite

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Identifier: SPC 1997.010
Scope and Contents

Fountain City Grammar School composite, 1951. By Wright Studio, Fountain City, B&W 8 x 10.”

Dates: 1951

Four mounted photographs by T. C. Farnham

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Identifier: SPC 2005.006
Scope and Contents

Four mounted photographs by T. C. Farnham, Harriman, Tenn. Includes: scene at Oliver Springs--group with trestle bridge in background; man and woman standing on extended beam; man beside (partial view of) gazebo with steep roof, Sulphur Spring, Oliver Springs; gazebo or spring house, Sulphur Springs {Oliver Springs?}. 3.5x3.5” on 5x5” mounts.

Dates: undated

Four mounted photographs of the 21st Anniversary Celebration Rockwood Lodge No. 191, I.O.O.F. Rockwood, Tennessee

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Identifier: SPC 2014.003
Scope and Contents Four mounted photographs of the 21st Anniversary Celebration Rockwood Lodge No. 191, I.O.O.F. Rockwood, Tennessee, August 5, 1896. Sepia, 7.75x9.5” prints on 10x12” cardboard mounts. C .F. Steinwehr, Photographer, Rockwood, Tenn. 4 photographs. SPC 2014.003.001 View showing Peterman Building and Arch on Rockwood Avenue. (left side of mounting broken off). SPC 2014.003.002 View showing Bank Block, German Band, and our “Country Cousins.” SPC 2014.003.003 View showing Johnson Building, Peterman...
Dates: 1896

Framed photograph of Amelia Gillespie Fain, 1794-1864; Framed photograph of John Fain, 1778-1852

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Identifier: PC 0010
Scope and Contents

Framed photograph of Amelia Gillespie Fain, 1794-1864; Framed photograph of John Fain, 1778-1852 (gift of Mary N. Fain)

Dates: nineteenth century

Framed photograph of Mrs. G. W. Ross, 1827-1915; Funeral ribbon of G.W. Ross, 1891

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Identifier: PC 0011
Scope and Contents

Framed photograph of Mrs. G. W. Ross (1827-1915) and funeral ribbon of G. W. Ros (1891) (photographs, artifacts)

Dates: 1891

Frances Curtis Allison Young Collection

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Identifier: MSC 0895
Scope and Contents

Album of postcards, mostly East Tennessee; store ledger from Roane Mountain, Tenn., 1901; photographs, including 5 x7 “ photograph of Spanish-American War group with David Alexander Simerly seated at far right (related to pamphlet also given at this time, which was added to Pamphlet Collection: Roster of the Third Tennessee Volunteer Infantry, USA, 1898); ephemera re: Knoxville Marble from Jas. S. Clark & Co., Louisville, Ky.

Dates: 1900s

Frances Thompson Photograph Collection.

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Identifier: MSC 0432
Scope and Contents Frances Thompson; 7 boxes (over 17,000 negatives) of illustrations from her books about antiques and collectibles Frances (Jackson) Thompson was born in Dothan, Alabama in the 1920. She married Claude Thompson of Knoxville, Tennessee whom she met while he was in military service. Claude was a construction foreman for the firm Johnson & Gaylon of Knoxville. Frances became a writer on antiques and collectibles. Her articles were published in Relics Magazine, the Tri-Star Trader (a weekly...
Dates: 1950s-1970s

Francis Marion Hancock, Pvt., 9th Tenn. Cavalry US

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Identifier: SPC 2016.026
Scope and Contents

Francis Marion Hancock (1835-1864) Pvt., 9th Tenn. Cavalry US; died Gallatin, Tenn. 6-23-1864

Dates: 1861-1864

Frederick S. Heiskell Collection.

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Identifier: MSC 0341
Scope and Contents

1/2 plate ambrotype (tinted) of Frederick S. Heiskell open measurements 9.75 x 6"; “Leviathan, Junior” broadside for stud horse, March 5, 1838; 8x10” photograph; 2 receipts; 1 cover; 1 Knoxville register receipt; Hu Brown letter; Frederick Heiskell letter to Maj. Gen. George Stoneman (“Fruit Hill, Knoxville, April 28, 1865”); 2 volume set of Hinton’s History of the U.S. (Heiskell’s copy)

Dates: 1838-1865

French’s School

 Collection
Identifier: SPC 1997.039
Scope and Contents

French’s School, ca. 1884 to 1886. Exterior with students. Appears to be same photograph as East Tennessee Female Institute, May 1891. approx. 7 1/5 x 5” sepia, mounted.

Dates: ca. 1884-1886

Friends of the Knox County Public Library BookFest

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Identifier: MSC 0984
Scope and Contents

This collection contains various documents related to the Friends of the Library Book and Author Dinner in 1988 and BookFest of 1991 and 1992 including lists of authors, schedules, photographs, pamphlets, and newspaper article clippings.

Dates: 1988 - 1992

Fritz Staub House

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Identifier: SPC 2021.002
Scope and Contents

Photograph of front of house. 850 Temple Avenue, Knoxville, Tenn.

Home of Fritz Staub (1861-1934), son of Peter Staub, founder of Staub’s Opera House/Theatre in Knoxville, Tenn. in October 1872.

Dates: unknown

Full-length portrait of unidentified standing man, holding a hat and umbrella

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Identifier: SPC 2017.003
Scope and Contents

Full-length portrait of unidentified standing man, holding a hat and umbrella (ca.. 1890). “East Tenn. Photo Car, M. F. Timmerman, Manager.” 1 pc. Sepia About 4 x 5.5” on 4.25 x 6.5” mat.

Dates: ca. 1890

Funeral of Aunt Mary

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Identifier: SPC 2015.004
Scope and Contents

7 snapshots, 1930, of funeral of Aunt Mary. Shows corpse, mourners, wagon, cabin, church.

Dates: 1930

Gatlinburg b/w photographs (1934-35)

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Identifier: SPC 2016.011
Scope and Contents

Gatlinburg b/w photographs (1934-35)

Dates: 1934-1935