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Tennessee Postmarks

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0551

This collection contains a large record book that consists of stamps and postmarks dated from 1917 to 1952. The postmarks are from Tennessee and are organized alphabetically by city. The majority of the stamps depict previous presidents and founding fathers of the United States including Thomas Jefferson, George Washington, and Benjamin Franklin. Most of the stamps range in price from one cent to three cents. Also included are Air Mail stamps that primarily depict planes and are five cents.

Dates

  • 1917-1952

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

0.25 Linear Feet (1 folder)

Abstract

This collection contains a large record book that consists of stamps and postmarks dated from 1917 to 1952. The postmarks are from Tennessee and are organized alphabetically by city.

Biographical/Historical Note

No biographical information is available.

Arrangement

Collection consists of a single folder.

Repository Details

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

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