Found in 21 Collections and/or Records:
Anna Gillispie letter to A. L. Gillespie .
Letter from Anna Gillispie(?), Riceville, to her brother A.L. Gillispie(?), New Market, Tenn. No date. ca. 1830s-1840s. ALS 1 p, Re: clothing made and sent to brother. Also, note inviting Mr. Johns to tea, Hawkinsville, February 27, 1836.
Assorted Academic Ephemera.
Bolivar Female Academy, Madisonville, Tenn., 1867 catalog. closing school song, and opening session announcement; Greeneville Female Academy circular, n.d.; Jonesborough Female Academy circular, 1844; Sweetwater College commencement invitation 1891.
Barry Spann artwork presentation
Ephemera of the September 6, 2012 presentation of two paintings by Barry Spann to the Howard H. Baker Jr. United States Courthouse. Includes invitation to the event, information sheet on the paintings, nomination for East Tennessee Historical Society 2011 Award of Excellence (for the research of the background of the artwork in the Courthouse), and photos of the Barry Spann artwork in the Courthouse.
Dickson-Wright Mansion 200th Anniversary
Invitation and program - Dickson-Wright Mansion 200th Anniversary, 08/29/2021, Greeneville Tenn. "Putting the icing on the cake" A Re-inactment Wedding Ceremony of Miss Catharine Dickson to Dr. Alexander Williams. The event was a fund raiser to put shutters on the mansion. Includes newspaper article recapping event.
Dr. John Burkhart Ephemera
White House Conference on Domestic and Economic Affairs, Knoxville, October 7, 1975. Held at the Hyatt Regency Hotel, sponsored by the White House Office of Public Liaison. Invitation and badge of Dr. John H. Burkhart. Knoxville Symphony Orchestra, Knoxville Pops,Arthur Fiedler, October 9,1976 program and ticket. Emmbossed Credit Card for The Knox (Dr. John H. Burkhart) and embossed Knoxville Public Library card 1975 (Mrs. John H. Burkhart)
E. T. U. Freshman Hop invitation
Invitation to the Freshman Hop given to the Graduating Class of the University of Tennessee in 1878. The invitation reads "E.T.U. - Lamar House" with a vignette of marching Union soldiers above the letters. In 1879, the state legislature changed the name from East Tennessee University to the University of Tennessee.
Invitation to Annual East Tennessee Business Hall of Fame Dinner (April 4, 2019)
Invitation to 2019 Annual East Tennessee Business Hall of Fame Dinner held at the Knoxville (Tenn.) Convention Center on April 4, 2019. The event raised funds for Junior Achievement of East Tennessee, Inc. and honored Bill and Crissy Haslam. The event marked the 30 years of the Business Hall of Fame.
Invitation to ETHS’s Night at the Museum honoring Cherel B. Henderson
Two copies of the oversize postcard invitation to the Museum of East Tennessee History’s Night at the Museum on Thursday, March 25, 2021 at 7:00pm. The event is virtual and honors East Tennessee Historical Society’s retired executive director Cherel B. Henderson. Tickets for ETHS Members are $75; General Public $100 with proceeds benefitting ETHS.
Invitation to Microfilm Room dedication
Invitation to "Dedication of the Booker-Neely Microfilm Reading Room" in the McClung Historical Collection. The room was named "in honor of Robert J. Booker and Jack Neely for their efforts to preserve and promote Knoxville's history." The event took place on June 2, 2021 at 4pm in the McClung Historical Collection. Presented by Glenn Jacobs, Larsen Jay, Indya Kincannon, and Tommy Smith.
Invitation to the C. M. McGhee reception for President and Mrs. R. B. Hayes in Knoxville, 1877. (ephemera)
Invitation to the C.M. McGhee reception for President and Mrs. R.B. Hayes in Knoxville, 1877.
Invitation to the unveiling of the statue of John Sevier, Washington, D. C. April 19, 1931. (ephemera)
Invitation issued by the Governor of Tennessee, The Monument Memorial Commission, and the John Sevier Statue Commission to the unveiling of the statue of John Sevier, Washington, DC. April 19, 1931. Envelope addressed to Laura Luttrell. Printed response card included. Also, photocopies of 1931 newspaper articles re: the unveiling of the statue.
John Coulter letters, 1864.
Knox Heritage ephemera
1. “Historic Downtown Knoxville Walking Tour, Knox Heritage” brochure 2. 2022 invitation to KNox Heritage Annual Meeting and Holiday Reception at Historic Westwood.
Lonsdale High School commencement exercises invitation, 1910. (ephemera)
Lonsdale High School commencement exercises invitation, May 18, 1910. Enclosure / calling card: Sopha Aralia Henderson. Envelope addressed to Mr. and Mrs. Tindell, Lonsdale (no stamp). (ephemera)
Loudon High School Class of 1944, Robert Cook material (Gift of Barbara S. Cook).
Loudon High School Commencement Program, May 18, 1944; Commencement invitation; “Who’s Who of the Senior Class, 1944”; snapshot of group, Spring ‘44; photograph of graduating class (IDs on back).; newspaper clipping from the Loudon County Herald, June 22, 1967, ‘LHS Class of 1944 Sets Reunion.’; “The Class of ‘44” poem.
Mary Katherine Dulin papers, school scrapbook, and artifacts. Gift of William Kristopher Kendrick.
Nineteenth Century Ephemera.
Sons of Veterans encampment invitation, 1894.
Letter from the W. P. Saunders Camp No. 3, Sons of Veterans, Division of Alabama and Tennessee, Knoxville, Tenn., to the Commander in Chief and members of the National Encampment, Sons of Veterans, USA. August 4, 1894. Extending an invitation to have the national meeting in Knoxville in 1895. AD 3 pp.
Terpsichorean Club Grand Bal Masque invitation, 1871. (ephemera)
Terpsichorean Club Grand Bal Masque invitation + ladies invitation and envelope, 1871, Lamar House, Knoxville, Tenn. 1872 season tickets for the Eastern Division Fair, Knoxville, Tenn. (3 tickets); Euterpe Combination, Opera House, 1880 program.
University of Tennessee 1933 Commencement
1) 1933 Commencement invitation with envelope
2) Commencement program for June 5, 1933
Washington Barrow, Nashville, letter to John Bell, 1856.
August 27, 1856 letter from Washington Barrow, Nashville, to Hon. John Bell. ALS 1 p. Invitation to Bell to attend a dinner and public reception in his honor. Needs acceptance soon so it may be published.