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Turley Family Photographs

 Collection
Identifier: MS-2471

This collection consists of the Turley family photo album, two photographs, and two negatives. Also in the Turley album are relatives, such as the McFarlands.

Dates

  • circa 1885-circa 1900

Language

The material in this collection is in English.

Conditions Governing Access

Collections are stored offsite, and a minimum of 2 business days are needed to retrieve these items for use. Researchers interested in consulting any of the collections are advised to contact Special Collections.

Conditions Governing Use

The copyright interests in this collection remain with the creator. For more information, contact the Special Collections Library.

Extent

0.2 Linear Feet

Abstract

This collection consists of the Turley family photo album, two photographs, and two negatives. Also in the Turley album are relatives, such as the McFarlands.

Biographical/Historical Note

William Holliday Turley was born between 1826 and 1829 to Thomas and [Desdemona Taylor] Turley, made colonel in the army, and died around 1899. He married Mary McFarland, sister of Mayor William McFarland of Morristown, in about 1857, and the couple had seven children: Mary (married Wilson), Margaret (married Grant), Jessie, Annie, Willie, Emma (married Harrison), and Ellen. Margaret (1869-1945) married Ed Grant, mayor of Morristown (1903-06, 1911-14).

Arrangement

Collection consists of two folders.

Acquisition Note

Collection donated in August 1995 and in 2005 by Mary McFarland (Wilson) Franklin, daughter of Mary McFarland (Turley) Wilson.

Repository Details

Part of the Betsey B. Creekmore Special Collections and University Archives, The University of Tennessee, Knoxville Repository

Contact:
The University of Tennessee, Knoxville
Knoxville TN 37996 USA
865-974-4480