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George W. Dyer Papers
Hannah W. Swan Grant of Pardon and Amnesty
The East Tennessee University Library: The Civil War and Reconstruction Years
In this manuscript, Boyd Childress describes the University of Tennessee's Library in the Civil War and Reconstruction eras.
Will R. Story Letter
In this letter, Captain William R. Story of the 1st U.S. Colored Artillery (heavy) writes to John J. King on behalf of a soldier under his command named Tecumsey whose wife, formerly one of King's enslaved people, is still living in King's home. The soldier would like her to be able to remain in the house, and Story assures King that the man earns a reasonable wage and will be good for any small amount of a years rent.
William G. Brownlow Papers
This collection consists primarily of letters documenting William Gannaway Parson Brownlow's service as Governor of Tennessee and showing the problems that Tennessee faced during the Civil War and Reconstruction. Also included are letters to and from Brownlow's son John Bell Brownlow.
- Reconstruction (U.S. history, 1865-1877) -- Tennessee. 4
- Tennessee -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865. 4
- Knoxville (Tenn.) -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865. 2
- Slavery -- Tennessee 2
- United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865. 2
- Freedmen -- Tennessee. 1
- Governors -- Tennessee. 1
- Greeneville (Tenn.) -- History. 1
- Reconstruction (U.S. history, 1865-1877). 1
- Tennessee -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Participation, African-American. 1
- Tennessee -- Politics and government. 1
- Tennessee. Militia -- History -- 19th century. 1
- United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Participation, African-American. 1
- University of Tennessee, Knoxville -- History. 1 ∧ less