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Henry R. Lenoir Autograph Notebook

 Collection
Identifier: MS-1151

This collection consists of an autograph book of Henry Lenoir's from his time at Hiwassee College from 1880-1882. Writings from peers include good wishes for future endeavors and quotes from famous poems.

Dates

  • 1880-1882

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

0.1 Linear Feet (1 folder)

Abstract

This collection consists of an autograph book of Henry Lenoir's from his time at Hiwassee College from 1880-1882. Writings from peers include good wishes for future endeavors and quotes from famous poems.

Biographical/Historical Note

Henry Ramsey Lenoir was born in 1864 to Benjamin Ballard Lenoir and Henrietta Rutledge Ramsey. He graduated from Hiwassee College (Madisonville, Tennessee) in 1880 and went on to marry Elizabeth “Bessie” Cummings Campbell. Henry and Bessie had three children together. The dates of death for Henry and Elizabeth are unknown.

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