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Ambrose M. Paine Papers
Elijah Brown Arrest Warrant
This collection consists of one document, Elijah Brown's Arrest Warrant for Treason in 1866. The back is signed by Sheriff James M. McCrosky.
Elizabeth G. Cunningham Estate Papers
This collection contains a petition by Elizabeth G. Cunningham to the County Court in Sevierville, Tenn. She is petitioning for her deceased husband's land to be sold and for the profits to be divided among herself and their children.
Elkmont Property Papers
This collection houses photocopies of deeds and other documents showing land transfers and recording land owned by the Little River Company and the Appalachian Club in Elkmont, Tennessee. The bulk of the collection consists of land transfer deeds dating from 1881 to 1929.
Huskey and Ogle Families Genealogical Booklet
This collection consists of a booklet containing information about the Huskey and Ogle families of Tennessee, including a copy of William Ogle's will, a brief history of William and Martha Jane (Huskey) Ogle's arrival in Sevier County, an essay on the early Huskey and Ogle families of Gatlinburg, an essay on the crafts and utensils that Thomas Stephen and Isaac Huskey made, a piece describing some Cherokee legends, and several biographical notices.
James R. Henderson Interview
This collection houses a transcript of an interview that G. Kurt Piehler and Kathryn Meunier conducted with James R. Henderson on March 29, 2002 as part of the Veterans Oral History Project of the Center for the Study of War and Society. In it, Henderson discusses his childhood in New York City, his time in the Army during the Korean War, his postwar career as a New York City police officer, and his later life in Sevier County, Tennessee.
Sevier County Communities and Land Grants Research
Collection contains scans of documents listing the original land grants for Sevier County. These scans were likely made on August 19, 1976. Also included is a copy of a map displaying the original communities in Sevier County and a copy of a newspaper article describing how the list of land grants was recently made available to the public. All of the original documents were created circa 1970s.
Thomas D. W. McMahan Papers
This collection houses photographs, deeds, genealogical charts, maps, and articles documenting the McMahan family of Sevier County, Tennessee during the 19th century. The majority of the material shows Thomas D. W. McMahan and his immediate family.
William E. Bryan Account Book
Account book for a general store located in Henry Crossroads, Tennessee. Dates in the book run from 1831 to 1848. Also includes what appears to be handwriting practice, probably from William Bryan's children.
- Subject: Sevier County (Tenn.) -- History. X
- Great Smoky Mountains (N.C. and Tenn.). 2
- Sevier County (Tenn.) -- Genealogy. 2
- Appalachian Region, Southern. 1
- Criminal records -- United States. 1
- Elkmont (Tenn.) 1
- Families -- Tennessee. 1
- General stores -- Tennessee. 1
- Great Smoky Mountains (N.C. and Tenn.) -- Genealogy. 1
- Korean War, 1950-1953 -- Participation, American. 1
- Korean War, 1950-1953 -- Personal narratives, American. 1
- Land tenure -- Tennessee -- Sevier County. 1
- Land tenure -- Tennessee. 1
- New York (N.Y.). Police Dept. 1
- Roads -- North Carolina. 1
- Roads -- Tennessee. 1
- Sevier County (Tenn.). 1
- Tennessee, East -- History. 1
- Tennessee, East -- Social life and customs. 1
- Veterans -- United States. 1 ∧ less