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William Polk Receipt

 Collection
Identifier: MS-1589
Abstract

This collection is a handwritten receipt by William Polk on March 28, 1828.

Dates: 1828 March 28

William Pugh and Elizabeth Denton Marriage Bond

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0729
Abstract

This document, dated November 2, 1792 and issued in the Territory of the United States South of the River Ohio, binds George Nolin and Isaac Denton to William Blount (then governor) for the sum of 600 pounds, void on the condition that there be no lawful objection why William Pugh & Elizabeth Denton may not be joined together as man and wife, in the holy estate of matrimony. The bond is signed by Denton, Nolin, and John Sevier Jr.

Dates: 1792 November 2

William Quail Johnston Notebooks

 Collection
Identifier: MS-3379
Abstract

William Quail Johnston used the first notebook in this collection while he was a student in the University of Tennessee's Pharmacy program between 1900 and 1903. It consists primarily of instructions for mixing various medicines and creams, including the names and amounts of the requisite chemicals. Johnston compiled the second notebook, which contains instructions for mixing various cleansers, beauty aids, and medicines, while working for the Market Square Drug Company.

Dates: 1900-circa 1909

William R. Anderson Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MPA-0132
Abstract

This collection consists primarily of the political records of William Robert Anderson, a U.S. Congressman (1964-1972) from the Sixth District of Tennessee. Materials from his unsuccessful bid for re-election in 1972 are included. The collection also contains a considerable amount of material from Anderson's service on the Jimmy Carter Presidential campaign (1976) and various personal records from the 1970s and 1980s.

Dates: 1941-1989 (bulk 1964-1977)

William R. Brown Letter

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0224
Abstract This collection contains a letter from William R. Brown of Nashville to Jesse Abernathy, Esq. of Pulaski, Tennessee, dated December 11, 1837. In the letter, Brown relays several points of political information about the state of Tennessee and the United States, such as 6 million dollars to be proposed for self-improvement, the foundation of a state bank, Henry Clay’s announcement as the Whig candidate for the presidency, and President Jackson’s writings and visits. Brown also states that he...
Dates: 1837 December 11

William R. Caswell Account Book

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0357
Abstract

This account book houses the records of Dandridge attorney and merchant William Caswell. Of particular interest are the docket of the 12th Judicial Circuit (1843 to 1854), slave records, estate inventories, and personal accounts.

Dates: 1836-1862

William R. Lacy Letter

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Identifier: MS-2131
Abstract This collection contains a letter dated November 14, 1861, by Lieutenant William R. Lacy of the 6th Tennessee Infantry (CSA) to his cousin, Amarila Lemons. Written from Columbus, Ky., he describes the rules and conditions placed on a soldier in the areas of Belmont, Missouri and Columbus. The letter includes an explanation of the treatment of prisoners. Lacy speaks of the wounded and the Union dead. He adds that a cousin, Thomas Lacy, resigned and became a Captain of a company at Union...
Dates: 1861 November 14

William Randolph Hackley Letters

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Identifier: MS-0339
Abstract This collection consists of 43 letters from William Randolph Hackley to his wife and family in Illinois written from 1863-1866. During this time, Hackley worked as a local special agent and cotton agent with the United States Department of the Treasury in West Tennessee and Mississippi. The correspondence describes Hackley's efforts to make money to send home to his family, the low salary paid to treasury employees, the corrupt nature of the Treasury Department, and the cynicism of...
Dates: 1863 November 22-1866 April 20

William Reynolds Ledgers

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Identifier: MS-0606
Abstract

This collection houses five ledgers documenting the activities of Benton, Tennessee's Reynolds Store between 1841 and 1866.

Dates: 1841-1866

William Rule Reminiscences

 Collection
Identifier: MS-1516
Abstract

In this typescript document, William Rule remembers his friend, William Gannaway Brownlow, who had recently died.

Dates: circa 1924

William S. Shoemaker Land Deed

 Collection
Identifier: MS-3308
Abstract

This land deed assigns ownership of 80 acres of land in Hamilton County, Tennessee to William S. Shoemaker. It was issued and signed by Governor James C. Jones and dated April 5, 1842.

Dates: 1842 April 5

William Shackelford Letter

 Collection
Identifier: MS-3670
Abstract

This collection houses a letter from William Shackelford, a Union Civil War soldier, to his mother. In it, the writer details his thoughts of what the fate of Jefferson Davis ought to be now that Davis is imprisoned.

Dates: 1865

William Stephen Letter

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0497
Abstract

This document is a letter written from William Stephen in Clinton, Tennessee to Major John Phillips in Jacksboro, Tennessee on June 9, 1828. In the letter, Stephen discusses his ability to make whiskey from extra corn he has and will acquire.

Dates: 1828 June 9

William Styer Correspondence

 Collection
Identifier: MS-3198
Abstract

This collection consists of ten letters and five envelopes from Union soldier William Styer to his wife Susannah (Defenbaugh) Styer dating from 1862 November 12 to 1863 September 5. One letter was written in Camp Morton, Indiana; one was written on board the Ohio Belle; and the rest were written from Fort Pickering, Tennessee.

Dates: 1862 November 12-1863 September 5

William Styer Letter

 Collection
Identifier: MS-3107
Abstract

This collection houses a letter from William Styer to his wife Susanah dated April 2, 1863 and sent from Fort Pickering, Tennessee. Styer sends his greetings to his family, discusses a smallpox outbreak in camp, relates news of Union victories, and sees hope that the war will end soon due to poor Confederate morale.

Dates: 1863 April 2

William T. Presley Correspondence

 Collection
Identifier: MS-2783
Abstract William T. Presley of Company A of the 1st Alabama Cavalry wrote these two letters to his wife, Henrietta (Ward) Presley, in Prattville, Alabama. In the first letter, dated September 30, 1862 from camp direction Chattanooga, Presley mentions his need for a new horse, arguing that "all men that are worthy property ought to help us poor creatures that have left our families to fight to protect them as well as our own families." In the second letter, dated April 7, 1863 from camp near...
Dates: 1862 September 30, 1863 April 7

William T. Presley Letter

 Collection
Identifier: MS-3399
Abstract

William T. Presley wrote this letter to his wife Henry (Henryetta) on September 27, 1862 from camp in or near Knoxville, Tennessee. Presley mentions that her last letter caused tears to stream down his cheeks. He remarks on the poor condition of several men in his camp, saying that one looks like an old shoe. He goes on to tell Henryetta that she must hire someone to build a pen for the hogs and try go with out killing any of them til hog Billing time.

Dates: 1862 September 27

William T. Rolen Jr. Photograph Collection

 Collection
Identifier: MS-3813
Abstract

This collection consists of photographic slides and photographs from national parks, including the Great Smoky Mountains National Park, taken by William T. Rolen Jr.

Dates: 1943-2010, undated; Majority of material found within 1990 - 2010

William T. Snyder Collection

 Collection
Identifier: AR-0516
Abstract This collection contains correspondence, memoranda, tables and graphs on academic departments and colleges, meeting minutes from various planning committees, promotional university publications, and other information documenting the Office of the Chancellor during William T. Snyder's administration. This material shows such subjects as issues to be addressed by the Chancellor's staff, information on research partnerships undertaken by the university, academic affairs and departmental...
Dates: 1991-1998

William T. Snyder Correspondence

 Collection
Identifier: AR-0505
Abstract

This collection of correspondence consists of letters and memoranda sent by Chancellor William T. Snyder and his executive assistant Marianne Woodside from July 1993 through July 1994. Major topics include requests to serve on the Chancellor's Advisory Committees, replies to invitations to events and speaking engagements, and congratulations to faculty members on awards and honors received.

Dates: 1993 July-1994 July

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Universities and colleges -- Tennessee. 305
Tennessee -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865. 289
University of Tennessee, Knoxville. 279
World War, 1939-1945 -- Veterans -- United States. 260
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Knoxville (Tenn.) -- History. 122
United States. Army. 99
World War, 1939-1945 -- Personal narratives, American. 97
World War, 1939-1945. 95
Education, Higher -- Tennessee. 93
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
Correspondence. 52
United States. Navy. 52
Knoxville (Tenn.) -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865. 49
Radiation -- Research. 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. 44
Tennessee -- Politics and government. 41
Tennessee -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Personal narratives. 40
Nashville (Tenn.) -- History. 39
University of Tennessee, Knoxville -- Faculty. 39
Great Smoky Mountains (N.C. and Tenn.). 38
Slavery -- Tennessee 35
Tennessee -- Politics and government -- 1865-1950. 34
Soldiers -- Tennessee -- Correspondence. 33
Tennessee -- Commerce. 32
Account books -- Tennessee. 31
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
Motion pictures -- United States. 26
Photographs. 26
County courts -- Tennessee. 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
University of Tennessee, Knoxville -- Alumni and alumnae. 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
United States -- Politics and government -- 20th century. 21
Knoxville (Tenn.) 20
Tennessee Volunteers (Football team). 20
Broadsides 19
Education -- Tennessee. 19
Knoxville (Tenn.) -- Commerce. 19
Great Smoky Mountains National Park (N.C. and Tenn.). 18
Land grants -- Tennessee. 18
Knoxville (Tenn.) -- Pictorial works. 17
Tennessee Valley Authority -- History. 17
United States -- History -- Revolution, 1775-1783. 17
World War, 1914-1918 -- United States. 17
World War, 1914-1918. 17
Authors, American -- Southern States. 16
Great Smoky Mountains (N.C. and Tenn.) -- History. 16
Railroads -- Tennessee. 16
Tennessee -- Pictorial works. 16
Washington County (Tenn.) -- History. 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
Radiobiology. 14
Reconstruction (U.S. history, 1865-1877) -- Tennessee. 14
Tennessee, East -- History. 14
United States. Army. Air Corps. 14
College presidents -- 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
World War, 1939-1945 -- Medical care. 13
World War, 1939-1945 -- Photography. 13
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