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Folder 2


Contains 2 Results:

Scrapbook leaves, partially bound by string, 1871-1883

 File — Folder: 2, item: 1
Scope and Contents Note

Contains newspaper clippings from the Reconstruction Era (post-Civil War 19th century) Tennessee. Most of the clippings deal with Southern politics in party platforms, the State and National Congress and Congressmen, Supreme Court decisions, and the economy. There are many poems, short biographies, and interesting facts.

Dates: 1871-1883

Newspaper article on the late Robert Love Taylor after his second interment, 1938 July 28

 File — Folder: 2, item: 2
Scope and Contents Note From the Collection: This collection is a scrapbook, containing newspaper clippings, kept by the Shields family of Bean Station, Tenn. The clippings pertain to politics in the local and national arenas, mostly dealing with the Reconstruction Era South and especially (East) Tennessee. There are also several poems, very short biographies, and interesting facts. Another item is a 1938 article on late politician Robert Love Taylor of Tennessee (some articles in the scrapbook mention him).Due to the...
Dates: 1938 July 28