Skip to main content

Newport (Tenn.)

Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 7 Collections and/or Records:

Cocke Co. Newport letter about Bob Taylor rally in Knoxville, Feb.13, 1906.

Identifier: MM.2019.015
Scope and Contents Cocke Co. Newport letter about Bob Taylor rally in Knoxville, Feb. 1906. Describes Taylor's speech and tells of the competition among local factions in the crowd. "Boys got drunk on way back." 2 pgs. Rough edges, Pencil. No cover. From Mary G. to sister Lucile.
Dates: 1906

Cocke County Farmers’ Alliance (Newport, Tenn.) Minutes, Nov. 17, 1888 - Oct. 9, 1891.

Identifier: MM.2016.001
Scope and Contents Cocke County Farmers’ Alliance (Newport, Tenn.). Minutes, Nov. 17, 1888 - Oct. 9, 1891. 1 vol. (67, ca. 70 blank p.) 27 cm.
Dates: 1888-1891

Newport, Tennessee [promotional brochure].

Identifier: Ephemera 2019.054
Scope and Contents Newport, Tennessee [promotional brochure] Features industry, tourism, industry.
Dates: ca. 1960

Sanford, Chamberlain & Albers note, 1876, and Manley & Young letter, 1934 (and unrelated correspondence). Gift of Eddie Walker.

Identifier: MM.2011.006
Scope and Contents 1. Sanford, Chamberlain & Albers, Knoxville, Tenn., note to Mr. P. W. Anderson, Newport, Tenn. April 1876. On letterhead. ALS 1 pc. This item was scanned and added to the Digital Collection, April 2011. 2. Manley & Young, Engineers, Knoxville, Tenn., letter to Ben W. Hooper, Atty., Newport, Tenn. March 16, 1934. TLS 1 pc. Shows photographs of Medical Arts Building, Maplehurst Apartments, Bus Terminal and Arcade, Fort Sanders Hospital, First National Bank in Rockwood, Tenn., and a school...
Dates: 1876; 1934-1940

Smith Family Papers. Cocke County, Tenn. Descendants of Gen. A. E. Smith of Cocke County.

Identifier: MM.2013.021
Scope and Contents A series of letters dated 1838 to 1900 to and from members of the Smith family of Cocke County, Tenn., descendants of Gen. A. E. Smith. Donor has made transcriptions of the letters, included with the gift. Letters from Newport, Tenn. and Asheville, N. C. have good wartime information.
Dates: 1838-1900

Thomas Edward Roach Collection - Shields Papers (Shields and Lea family manuscripts, account books). Gift of Gracie Beatrice Jarnagin.

Identifier: MSC 0808
Scope and Contents Thomas Edward Roach (1937-1985) was a member of the East Tennessee Historical Society and an avid genealogist. He restored two structures on the National Register of Historic Places and donated a Shields family papers to the library. He wrote a number of local history articles published in the Grainger County News and the Jefferson Standard. These pieces and other writings were collected in “Gleanings from a Scrapbook” (1983). Tom started a periodical “East Tennessee Roots” and published a...
Dates: 1791-1916

W. R. Furr Palace Bar, Newport, Tenn., account book (1894-1895).

Identifier: MSC 0570
Scope and Contents W. R. Furr Palace Bar, Newport, Tenn., account book (1894-1895) Advertising flyer in front of volume “W. R. Furr Palace Bar, Domestic and Imported Wines, Fine Whiskies, Brandies, and Cigars, Newport, Tenn.”
Dates: 1894-1895