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Alfred E. Waldo Letter
A single letter, written October 26, 1863, by Alfred Edward Waldo to his parents. In the letter, he details the defense of Knoxville, Tennessee against General James Longstreet's attack as well as writing of his rations and requesting for new clothes.
B. R. Strong Papers
This collection houses correspondence, invoices, receipts, lease agreements, mortgages, and other materials documenting B. R. Strong's business activities between 1880 and 1918.
Betsey Beeler Creekmore Papers
This collection houses letters that Betsey Beeler Creekmore wrote to her mother, Betsey (Beeler) Creekmore, between 1934 and 1935. Also included are newspaper clippings documenting the Creekmore family and the history of Knoxville, Tennessee.
Harrison Scrapbook Collection
This collection houses 19 scrapbooks assembled by Eleanor Harrison documenting Franklin Delano Roosevelt and his administration, Knoxville and Knox County history, the Blount Mansion, the Daughters of the American Revolution, the United Daughters of the Confederacy, St. John's Episcopal Church, and England's Royal visitors to the United States.
John W. Cleland Letters
This collection includes two handwritten letters by John Cleland, Union soldier during the Civil War, written to his family from outside Knoxville, Tenn. during February and March 1864.
Knox County Courthouse Photograph
This collection consists of a framed black and white photograph of seven men in the 3rd floor courtroom of the Knox County Courthouse, circa 1943-1947.
Knox County Health Department Records
This collection houses vital statistics reports, photographs, slides, budgets, scrapbooks, and other materials documenting over a century of health care in Knoxville and Knox County, Tennessee. The bulk of the material is composed of news articles collected in scrapbooks dating from 1931 to 1991 and vital statistics showing Knoxville, Knox County, and Tennessee between 1909 and 1996.
Sgt. William A. Smith Letter to J. O. Jones
A letter was written by Sgt. William A. Smith, Co. B 71 Ind. 6th Cav., on October 5, 1863. He talks about Union occupation north of Knoxville, TN and the increased price of goods and foods in the Confederate states as oppsosed to the Union. He also writes about a brigade of women marching and carrying the U.S. flag. The letter was submitted to Mr. J. O. Jones, postmaster of Terre Haute, Indiana, in hopes that he could get it published in the local newspaper.
William W. Fish Civil War Letter
A handwritten letter from soldier William W. Fish dated January 25, 1864 and written from a camp five miles outside of Knoxville, Tenn.
William W. Fish Correspondence
The material consists of two handwritten letters by William W. Fish during February 1864.
- Knox County (Tenn.) -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865. 5
- Knox County (Tenn.) -- History. 5
- Knoxville (Tenn.) -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865. 5
- United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Correspondence. 5
- Knoxville (Tenn.) -- History. 4
- Correspondence. 2
- Tennessee -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Personal narratives. 2
- United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Personal narratives. 2
- Blount Mansion (Knoxville, Tenn.) 1
- Business -- Tennessee. 1
- Businessmen -- Tennessee. 1
- Communicable diseases -- Tennessee. 1
- Historians -- United States -- Biography. 1
- Judges -- Tennessee. 1
- Knoxville (Tenn.) -- Commerce. 1
- Knoxville (Tenn.) -- Societies and clubs. 1
- Medicine -- Tennessee. 1
- Morristown (Tenn.) 1
- Public health -- Tennessee. 1
- Public health administration -- Tennessee. 1
- Soldiers -- Indiana -- Correspondence. 1
- Soldiers -- Massachusetts -- Correspondence. 1
- St. John's Episcopal Church, Knoxville, Tenn. 1
- Tennessee -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865. 1
- Tennessee -- Statistics, Vital. 1
- Tennessee. Supreme Court -- Officials and employees. 1
- United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Campaigns. 1
- United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Food supply. 1
- United States. Army. Ohio Infantry Regiment, 111th (1862-1865). 1
- Women -- Societies and clubs. 1 ∧ less