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Bijou Theatre

Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 6 Collections and/or Records:

Broadsides / posters for Tennessee and Bijou Theatres, Knox Heritage, Knoxville News-Sentinel, Victorian Holiday Home Tour, Knoxville Music & Heritage Festival, Old North Knoxville (ephemera)

Identifier: Q Ephemera 2003.005
Scope and Contents Broadsides/posters for: 1. Knoxville Summer of 1915 (James Agee). Bijou Theatre. [ca. 2000?]. 2 copies, 11 x 17” 2. Tennessee Theatre Summer Movie Magic. John Wayne in Red River. [ca. 2000?]. 11 x 17” 3. Let Freedom Ring (picture of hay roll with U.S. flag painted on it). Knoxville News-Sentinel. [2003] 17 x 11” 4. Knox Heritage, Inc. Preservation Week 2001. 2 copies 11 x 17” 5. Victorian Holiday Home Tour. Old North Knoxville Historic District. Sat. Dec. 1 [ca. 2000?] 4 copies. 11 x 17” 6....
Dates: 2000s

Cloud Family material, Gift of Patricia Ann Blair.

Identifier: MSC 0283
Scope and Contents Cloud Family material, Gift of Patricia Ann Blair 2 boxes include 4 framed items: Cumberland Gap steel engraved print, 1872; Masonic certificate of Alexander Moore Cloud, 1867; and 2 programs for a performance of "Uncle Tom's Cabin" at the Bijou Theater, 1932. One box of papers includes information about Cloud family members; original typed manuscript + bound photocopy of "Old Time Tazewell," written by Alexander M. Cloud, 1914; and other papers. One framed item: Tennessee Centennial Souvenir...
Dates: 1867-1932

Evelyn Bonham Scrapbooks.

Identifier: PAS 0086
Scope and Contents Evelyn Bonham was the daughter of Walter M. and Jennie Bonham. They lived at 1831 Melrose Avenue, Knoxville, Tenn. Evelyn Bonham named her scrapbook “Happy Days Vol. I. E.B. 1917-1919.” The scrapbook contains mementos from high school days and the year of many travels following Miss Bonham’s graduation. Knoxville High School (KHS) memorabilia includes ticket stubs of football games, photos of classmates, news clippings about the KHS team, and a handwritten list of KHS basketball players. This...
Dates: 1917-1919

Lamar House - Bijou Theatre

Identifier: Q Ephemera 2020.003
Scope and Contents Six posters, mailers or blue prints from the Lamar House - Bijou Theatre from the 1980s:Sidewalk Dance Theatre 1985, poster 26” w x 21”h Doubled-sided mailer for Bijou Series 1986, folded 11.5” w x 7.5" h, unfolded 29” w x 23” h “In Celebration of the Restoration of the Lamar House - Bijou Theatre, Knoxville, Tennessee”, no date, poster 21” w x 35” h (very nice, suitable for framing) Dogwoods Arts Festival, Jazz at the Bijou series, autographed by Woody Herman, 1986, poster 18” w...
Dates: 1980s

Wallace W. Baumann Collection.

Identifier: MSC 0450
Scope and Contents Wallace W. Baumann Collection on Knoxville and other theatres (theaters). Boxes 1-5 are on the Tennessee Theatre, Boxes 6-9 on other Knoxville Theatres, Boxes 10-12 on out of state theatres, Box 13 Misc. theatre material, Boxes 14-15 contain printed material and brochures, Box 16 oversized folders of architectural plans and posters, and Box 17 contains two scrapbooks. Wallace W. Baumann (1925-1909) was a civic-minded businessman, the last president of the W. W. Woodruff Co. founded by his...
Dates: 1960-2000