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This collection consists of a single German-language songbook entitled Musikalische 5 Cent Collection most likely dating from 1883. It provides the lyrics and music for three songs: Das Weihnachts=Licht (The Christmas Light), Wenn der Herr die Gefangenen Zions erloefen wird (When the Lord Delivers Zion's Captives) and Fortfestung (A Mighty Fortress). The final two pieces constitute a musical setting of Psalm 126. This copy was printed in Knoxville, Tennessee by Tilghman Haws.
This collection includes letters of appreciation from fans, correspondence with publishers, newspapers clippings and announcements, and papers related to Nancy Siler's two books, The Peculiar Miss Pickett and Miss Pickett's Secrets. The collection also contains works on the East Tennessee Baptist Hospital and a history of the First Baptist Church of Knoxville.
This collection consists primarily of newspaper columns, publications, and notes documenting Neal O'Steen's research into Tennessee during the Civil War and early Knoxville history. Also included are letters and publications regarding a trip that Daniel Boone may have made to Idaho and photographs of Supreme Court Justices James C. McReynolds, Horace H. Lurton, Abe Fortas, Howell E. Jackson, John Catron, and Edward T. Sanford.
This journal records the biweekly meetings of the Newman Circle, a women’s club that met in Knoxville. It opens with the course of study and list of officers for the 1922-23 school year before beginning the minutes for January 2, 1923. There are no records for the 1924-25 school year, and the last record is for May 22, 1928. Most of the officers changed each year, but the directors continued to be Miss Kate White and Mrs. L. E. Vedder.
This collection contains three 8 x 10 photographs of Neyland Stadium taken from the west side bleachers during the mid-1960s. These images include interiors of the east and south sides of the stadium as well as sections of surrounding Knoxville.
This oral history is about the Nicholson Art League from Evelyn Louise Van Gilder Creekmore. She was interviewed by her daughter, Eleanor Creekmore Dickinson, on November 27, 1987. The interview shares some of the early history of the Nicholson Art League.
A. F. Ernest Chavannes compiled these notes on the Chavannes family in 1882. The narrative begins with Bernard Chavannes (the family's first known ancestor) and traces eight generations of the family in Europe and the United States. Adrian Leon Chavannes (1871-1938) translated and transcribed these notes in 1934.
This collection consists of a photographic reproduction of a portrait of Knoxvillian Oliver Perry Temple. The original portrait depicts Temple as he appeared between approximately 1890 and 1900.
This collection houses the records that the University of Tennessee's Office of the Chancellor created and maintained between 1964 and 1990. The bulk of the material dates from the tenure of Chancellor Jack E. Reese.
The Office of the Chief Signal Officer sent these letters discussing reporting errors, budgetary issues, personnel reassignments, and changes in procedures to its observers in Knoxville, Tennessee during the 1870s and 1880s. Sergeant John K. Payne served as observer until December 31, 1879, when he was replaced by Private B. F. Hough.
Maureen Carlomagno authored this research paper, entitled "Opening New Doors for Young Women: The History of Knoxville Female Academy" and dated April 14, 1997, for an English III AP class. The paper itself consists of a title page, an eight page outline, and a nine page report describing the history of women's education in Knoxville, Tennessee from 1827 to 1924. Carlomagno mentions a number of prominent Knoxvillians and educational pioneers, including Lizzie Crozier French.
This collection consists of the original 1963 screenplay script of All the Way Home. The screenplay was based on the 1957 James Agee novel A Death in the Family and the dramatic adaptation by Ted Mosel's play All the Way Home.
This collection contains histories, reports, meeting minutes, and ephemera of the Ossoli Circle, a women’s club located in Knoxville, Tennessee, from 1903-2018.
Dr. Otis Hill used this ledger to record the names of his patients, the visits he made to them, the treatments he administered, and the rates he charged for his services. Although Hill had an office on Cumberland street, most of these entries refer to home visits. Among Hill's more prominent patients were William Brownlow and James Cowan.
Term papers from Dr. R. B. Cunningham's Political Science 5140 course in the spring of 1977. The papers focused on the Knoxville International Energy Exposition (also known as the World's Fair) in 1982 in Knoxville, Tennessee, and the event's impact on the city financially and politically. Students explored issues such as parking, traffic, cost, power, environmental impact, waste management, and effects on local businesses before, during, and after the convention.
The collection consists of six documents pertaining to the Parker and Rowland families. Personal letters detail the health and well-being of the family members to one another. Also included in the collection is the deed to the land in which a John Anthony is named heir to M. Miller.
A letter from Private Pembroke S. Scott of the 118th Ohio Volunteer Infantry, dated December 21, 1863 from camp 18 miles east of Knoxville, to his mother in Ohio about Civil War camplife and the harsh conditions he faced, as the 118th lacked rations and supplies.
This collection houses a letter written by Peter Staub, then the mayor of Knoxville, to the Trustees of East Tennessee University in reference to Knoxville's inability to collect outstanding taxes.
This collection contains a letter written to then Mayor Peter Staub of Knoxville, Tennessee, by a group of Knoxville citizens on May 20, 1875. The letter concerns their dissatisfaction with a new hog law in which hogs must be penned up. In the letter, the authors threaten to burn down Staub’s home and anyone inside should the law be enforced.
- Subject: Knoxville (Tenn.) X
- Knoxville (Tenn.) -- History. 127
- Knoxville (Tenn.) -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865. 49
- Tennessee -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865. 41
- United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865. 26
- Knoxville (Tenn.) 21
- Knoxville (Tenn.) -- Commerce. 19
- United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Correspondence. 19
- Knoxville (Tenn.) -- Pictorial works. 17
- University of Tennessee, Knoxville. 17
- Universities and colleges -- Tennessee. 16
- Knoxville (Tenn.) -- History -- Siege, 1863. 10
- World's Fair of 1982 (Knoxville, Tenn.) 10
- Knoxville (Tenn.) -- Societies and clubs. 9
- Tennessee -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Personal narratives. 9
- Fort Sanders, Battle of, Knoxville, Tenn., 1863. 8
- Knoxville (Tenn.) -- Social life and customs. 8
- Tennessee, East -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865. 8
- United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Personal narratives. 8
- Women -- Societies and clubs. 8
- First Presbyterian Church (Knoxville, Tenn.). 6
- Tennessee -- Religion. 6
- Tennessee Volunteers (Football team). 6
- University of Tennessee, Knoxville -- History. 6
- Account books -- Tennessee. 5
- African Americans -- Tennessee -- Knoxville. 5
- Correspondence. 5
- Knox County (Tenn.) -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865. 5
- Knox County (Tenn.) -- History. 5
- Knoxville (Tenn.) -- Politics and government. 5
- Lawyers -- Tennessee. 5
- Presbyterians -- Tennessee. 5
- Soldiers -- Tennessee -- Correspondence. 5
- Knoxville (Tenn.) -- Theater. 4
- Postcards -- Tennessee. 4
- Soldiers -- Ohio -- Correspondence. 4
- Banks and banking -- Tennessee -- Knoxville. 3
- Books -- Reviews 3
- Diaries. 3
- Dogwood Arts Festival (Knoxville, Tenn.) 3
- Great Smoky Mountains (N.C. and Tenn.). 3
- Knoxville (Tenn.) -- Buildings, structures, etc. 3
- Photographs. 3
- Physicians -- Tennessee. 3
- Reconstruction (U.S. history, 1865-1877) -- Tennessee. 3
- Soldiers -- Michigan -- Correspondence. 3
- Tennessee -- Pictorial works. 3
- Universities and colleges -- Social aspects. 3
- African Americans -- Tennessee. 2
- Banks and banking -- History. 2
- Blount Mansion (Knoxville, Tenn.) 2
- Book clubs (Discussion groups) -- United States. 2
- Christianity -- Southern States. 2
- City planning -- Tennessee -- Knoxville. 2
- Dentists -- Tennessee. 2
- Education, Higher -- Tennessee. 2
- Exhibitions -- Tennessee. 2
- Feed mills -- Tennessee. 2
- Governors -- Tennessee. 2
- Great Smoky Mountains (N.C. and Tenn.) -- Guidebooks. 2
- Judges -- Tennessee. 2
- Kentucky -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865. 2
- Knox County (Tenn.) -- Politics and government. 2
- Knoxville (Tenn.) -- Economic conditions. 2
- Knoxville (Tenn.) -- Race relations. 2
- Medicine -- Tennessee. 2
- Memphis (Tenn.) -- History. 2
- Mills and mill-work -- Tennessee -- History. 2
- Morristown (Tenn.) -- History. 2
- Norris (Tenn.) 2
- Pharmaceutical chemistry. 2
- Pharmacists -- Tennessee. 2
- Photographs -- 20th century. 2
- Retail trade -- Tennessee -- Knoxville. 2
- Scrapbooks. 2
- Slavery -- Tennessee 2
- Soldiers -- Illinois -- Correspondence. 2
- Soldiers -- Tennessee. 2
- Soldiers -- Wisconsin -- Correspondence. 2
- St. John's Episcopal Church, Knoxville, Tenn. 2
- Swiss Americans -- Tennessee -- Knoxville -- History. 2
- Temperance -- Tennessee. 2
- Tennessee -- Genealogy. 2
- Tennessee -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Personal Narratives, Confederate. 2
- Tennessee -- History -- Revolution, 1775-1783. 2
- Tennessee -- History. 2
- Tennessee -- Politics and government -- 1865-1950. 2
- Tennessee -- Politics and government. 2
- Tennessee Valley Authority -- History. 2
- Tennessee, East. 2
- Theater -- Tennessee -- Knoxville. 2
- Theaters -- Tennessee -- Knoxville. 2
- United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Campaigns. 2
- United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Food supply. 2
- United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Prisoners and prisons. 2
- United States. Army. Corps, 23rd (1863-1865). 2
- United States. Army. Michigan Cavalry Regiment, 8th (1862-1865). 2
- United States. Army. Ohio Infantry Regiment, 111th (1862-1865). 2
- United States. Army. Wisconsin Cavalry Regiment, 1st (1861-1865). 2
- University of Tennessee, Knoxville -- Administration. 2
- University of Tennessee, Knoxville -- Alumni and alumnae. 2 ∧ less
- English 269
- French 1
- Staub, Peter, 1827-1904 2