Skip to main content

Crescent Bend

Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:

Diary of Drury P. Armstrong, 1842-1849.

Identifier: MSC 0625
Scope and Contents

Daily journal emphasizing farm and business matters of Drury P. Armstrong (1799-1856) of Knoxville. 1 manuscript volume. [511 pages]. The original journal was transcribed in 1925 for the McClung Collection by Barbara Adair McClung. The transcribed volume has an index. Also, one color snapshot of painted portrait, believed to be Drury P. Armstrong, possibly by George Dury.

Dates: 1842-1849

Westwood Collection: Armstrong, Lutz, Holloway, and Matheny Family Papers.

Identifier: MSC 0454
Scope and Contents Westwood Collection; Armstrong, Lutz, Holloway ,Matheny families. Family papers have passed through three houses: Crescent Bend, Bleak House and Westwood. Papers include correspondence of Robert. H, Armstrong, Drury P. Armstrong ,the Lutz family, the Holloway family the Matheny family, R. H. Armstrong receipts, East Tennessee Mental Hospital, cards and calling cards, ephemera, newspaper clippings, whole newspapers, pamphlets, framed photographs, unframed photographs, photographic negatives,...
Dates: 1796-1986