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In a March 19, 1849 letter to his cousin D. C. Clint Douglass in Lebanon, Tenn., Alfred William Douglass writes of the increase in students enrolled at his school, his desire that Clint remain another year in law school, and his dislike of life in the city. He also notes that there is no alarm here about cholera, though there are some deaths nearly every day.
This collection consists of a Xerox copy of Alice Bass Luttrell’s memoir. The memoir traces the family history from the immigration of Joseph Phillips from Wales in the mid-18th century to Luttrell's personal child remembrances. In addition to the manuscript, also available are photocopied selections of music.
This collection consists of correspondence written by Alice Boehret during her service with the Army Nurse Corps during World War II. Boehret wrote almost daily letters between 1942 and 1946 to her family, mainly her sisters and mother, and document her time in the European Theater of War, particularly with the 74th General Hospital.
This collection documents the last years of the Wonderland Hotel and village at Elkmont, spanning from the 1970s until the area's closure in 1992. It details the ownership arrangement of the land and leases of the buildings as well as the history of the community. Included are correspondence, records, photographs and newspaper columns concerning the Elkmont community and the Wonderland Hotel.
This collection contains eight love letters, dated 1912-1914, to the Reverend A. E. Clement -- commissioner of Galloway Memorial Hospital in Nashville, Tenn. -- from his wife, Alice.
This collection consists of fourteen love letters written by Alice Clement to her husband Reverend Andrew E. Clement of Nashville, Tennessee.
This collection consists of a three-page typescript from Alice Deadrick Grainger about her experience in Knoxville schools.
This collection contains approximately 500 photos and clippings pertaining to silent film star Alice Joyce.
This minute book documents the activities of the University of Tennessee's All Students' Club from 1947 to 1954. Among the topics discussed are Carnicus (a carnival held on campus to raise money for University of Tennessee fraternities and sororities), plans for a Student Union Building, accusations of Communist activity leveled against UT faculty, and potential campus improvements.
This collection consists of an original copy of the script of the 1962 film All the Way Home, based on Tad Mosel's stage play of the same name and James Agee's novel A Death in the Family. The screenplay was written by Philip Reisman, Jr., and the film was produced by Paramount Pictures. This copy is dated September 5, 1962 and contains handwritten annotations, possibly by a member of the production crew.
In these four letters, Allen Hall's correspondents discuss such political matters as appointments to the Post Office, removals of political officeholders, and the political situation in Knoxville and East Tennessee.
In this letter to his mother (written near Knoxville, Tennessee), Allen Clifton reports on his unit's position and supplies, describes the weather, mentions that he is in good health, inquires about the health and doings of family members and friends, and asks for some postage stamps. He also asks about the returned veterans and solicits his mother's opinion of his decision not to re-enlist.
Materials from Allen Coggins' research in writing his book Place Names of the Smokies as well as from his time as a tour guide in the Great Smoky Mountains National Park. Also included are his personal library and photograph collection related to the GSMNP.
A pamphlet entitled "Prospectus of Oil Well Property in Overton County, Tennessee" describes the location and production of the wells on the property as well as the difficulties faced and recent improvements in transportation of the oil. The pamphlet is attached to an 1895 contract to sell this property between Almon C. Brown and Robert B. Thompson.
This collection includes five issues of The Excrowderlite News, a publication for service members who were stationed at Camp Crowder, Missouri during World War II. These issues date from 1983 to 1985. The newsletters include member updates and addresses as well as photographs and recollections written by members about their time at Camp Crowder.
In twenty letters between 1863 and 1864, Alonzo Frink, a Union soldier with the 32nd Regiment, Iowa Volunteer Infantry, Company B, describes camp life and news of military successes in the Civil War to his wife Emily in Mason City, Iowa. The letters from early 1863 were written from Fort Pillow in Lauderdale County, Tenn., while those from the second half of the year were from Columbus, Ky.
A single document from Headquarters Department of Tennessee, dated August 13, 1865, appointing Major Alpheus M. Beebe (spelled Beebee on the document) an administering officer for the amnesty oath in Murfreesboro, Tennessee.
This program documents the opening of the University of Tennessee's Alumni Academic Hall of Fame. It includes a brief description of the Hall of Fame and a short biography of each initial inductee.
This collection contains invitations, stage directions, drafts of prepared remarks, and programs documenting events and dedications on the University of Tennessee's Knoxville campus. These occasions include President’s Dinners, building dedications, retirement honors, and other events. All of this material was generated by the Special Events Division of the Alumni Affairs Office.
- Language: English X
- Universities and colleges -- Tennessee. 314
- Tennessee -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865. 289
- University of Tennessee, Knoxville. 284
- World War, 1939-1945 -- Veterans -- United States. 258
- United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865. 245
- Knoxville (Tenn.) -- History. 120
- United States. Army. 99
- World War, 1939-1945 -- Personal narratives, American. 97
- Education, Higher -- Tennessee. 96
- World War, 1939-1945. 95
- Tennessee -- History. 81
- University of Tennessee, Knoxville -- History. 81
- World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- Europe. 58
- United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Personal narratives. 57
- United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Correspondence. 55
- United States. Navy. 52
- Correspondence. 51
- Radiation -- Research. 50
- Knoxville (Tenn.) -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865. 49
- World War, 1939-1945 -- United States. 49
- Soldiers -- Ohio -- Correspondence. 48
- World War, 1939-1945 -- Veterans -- Tennessee. 48
- Authors, American -- Tennessee. 44
- World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- Pacific Area. 43
- Tennessee -- Politics and government. 41
- Tennessee -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Personal narratives. 40
- Nashville (Tenn.) -- History. 39
- Great Smoky Mountains (N.C. and Tenn.). 38
- University of Tennessee, Knoxville -- Faculty. 37
- Slavery -- Tennessee 35
- Tennessee -- Politics and government -- 1865-1950. 34
- Soldiers -- Tennessee -- Correspondence. 33
- Tennessee -- Commerce. 31
- Account books -- Tennessee. 30
- United States. Army Air Forces. 30
- World War, 1939-1945 -- Correspondence. 30
- World War, 1939-1945 -- Europe. 30
- Davidson County (Tenn.) -- History. 29
- Authors, American -- 20th century. 28
- United States. Air Force. 27
- University of Tennessee, Knoxville -- Administration. 27
- County courts -- Tennessee. 25
- Motion pictures -- United States. 25
- Photographs. 25
- Lawyers -- Tennessee. 24
- Legal documents -- Tennessee. 24
- Tennessee -- Genealogy. 24
- Tennessee -- Politics and government -- To 1865. 24
- Tennessee, East -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865. 24
- Great Smoky Mountains (N.C. and Tenn.) -- Pictorial works. 23
- Account books. 22
- Governors -- Tennessee. 22
- Knox County (Tenn.) -- History. 22
- Land tenure -- Tennessee. 22
- Legal documents -- United States. 22
- Memphis (Tenn.) -- History. 22
- Tennessee -- Religion. 22
- United States. Marine Corps. 22
- University of Tennessee, Knoxville -- Alumni and alumnae. 22
- Tennessee Volunteers (Football team). 21
- United States -- Politics and government -- 20th century. 21
- Knoxville (Tenn.) 20
- Broadsides 19
- Education -- Tennessee. 19
- Knoxville (Tenn.) -- Commerce. 19
- Great Smoky Mountains National Park (N.C. and Tenn.). 18
- Land grants -- Tennessee. 18
- Great Smoky Mountains (N.C. and Tenn.) -- History. 17
- Knoxville (Tenn.) -- Pictorial works. 17
- Tennessee Valley Authority -- History. 17
- United States -- History -- Revolution, 1775-1783. 17
- World War, 1914-1918. 17
- Authors, American -- Southern States. 16
- Radiobiology. 16
- Railroads -- Tennessee. 16
- Tennessee -- Pictorial works. 16
- Washington County (Tenn.) -- History. 16
- World War, 1914-1918 -- United States. 16
- Court records -- Tennessee -- Knox County. 15
- Screenplays 15
- United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Prisoners and prisons. 15
- World War, 1939-1945 -- Periodicals. 15
- American literature -- 20th century. 14
- Medicine -- Tennessee. 14
- Nashville (Tenn.) -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865. 14
- Reconstruction (U.S. history, 1865-1877) -- Tennessee. 14
- Tennessee, East -- History. 14
- United States. Army. Air Corps. 14
- College presidents -- Tennessee. 13
- Great Smoky Mountains (N.C. and Tenn.) -- Social life and customs. 13
- Politicians -- Tennessee. 13
- Presbyterians -- Tennessee. 13
- Sevier County (Tenn.). 13
- Sheet music. 13
- United States -- Description and travel. 13
- United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Personal narratives, Confederate. 13
- Women -- Education -- Tennessee. 13
- World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- Africa, North. 13
- World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- France. 13
- World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- Italy. 13 ∧ less
- American Red Cross 2
- Staub, Peter, 1827-1904 2