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Babyhood of Knoxville Manuscript

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0975

This collection houses a manuscript entitled Babyhood of Knoxville by William A. Henderson describing how the city of Knoxville was founded and how it flourished between the early 1700s and the early 1900s.

Dates

  • 1906 July 11

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 houses a manuscript entitled Babyhood of Knoxville written by William A. Henderson describing how the city of Knoxville was founded and how it flourished between the early 1700s and the early 1900s.

Biographical/Historical Note

William A. Henderson lived in Knoxville and served on the Knoxville Board of Aldermen from 1871 until 1873 and on Knoxville's Board of Education in 1871. This manuscript was given as an address to the Knoxville chapter of the Daughters of the Confederacy and published in the Knoxville Sentinel on June 18, 1904.

Arrangement

This collection consists of one folder.

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