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William T. Snyder Correspondence

 Collection
Identifier: AR-0562
Abstract

This collection of correspondence consists of letters and memoranda sent by Chancellor William T. Snyder and his executive assistant Marianne Woodside from August 1994 through July 1995. 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: 1994-1995

William Tarwater Deed

 Collection
Identifier: MS-1691
Abstract

This collection consists of a deed giving William Tarwater land in Tennessee in January 1840.

Dates: 1840 January 18

William Taylor Letters

 Collection
Identifier: MS-2244
Abstract

Three letters from Private William Taylor of the 43rd Ohio Infantry to his sister Susan in Morrow County, Ohio, describe experiences in the Gayoso Hospital in Memphis and another military hospital in LaGrange, Tenn., during 1863.

Dates: 1863

William Travis Letter

 Collection
Identifier: MS-3123
Abstract

This collection contains a May 27, 1837, letter from William Travis to Henry Hodge of Hardeman County, Tenn. In it, he describes his treatment of the sick mulatto woman of Mr French.

Dates: 1837 May 27

William Velie Letter

 Collection
Identifier: MS-3211
Abstract

This letter, written by William Velie and sent from Fort Rosencrance in Murfreesboro, Tennessee describes battles in the Middle Tennessee area, including Franklin and Nashville. Velie notes that the Commanding Officer of the Confederate Army in the area is General Hood, while his own commander in the Union Army is General Melroy.

Dates: 1864

William W. Carson Academic Report

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0073
Abstract

This collection consists of an academic report for William W. Carson, signed by the president of Washington College, Robert E. Lee.

Dates: 1867 February 10

William W. Daugherty Letter

 Collection
Identifier: MS-3276
Abstract

William W. Daugherty wrote this letter to his father from Tullahoma, Tennessee on April 13, 1864. In it, he discusses social life among the regiment's officers, describes troop movements just before the Battle of Resaca, and expresses his optimism about General Sherman's campaign in Georgia.

Dates: 1864 April 13

William W. Fish Civil War Letter

 Collection
Identifier: MS-3836
Abstract

A handwritten letter from soldier William W. Fish dated January 25, 1864 and written from a camp five miles outside of Knoxville, Tenn.

Dates: 1864 January 25

William W. Fish Correspondence

 Collection
Identifier: MS-3829
Abstract

The material consists of two handwritten letters by William W. Fish during February 1864.

Dates: 1864 February 9-20

William W. Howard Letters

 Collection
Identifier: MS-1340
Abstract This collection consists of twelve letters that William Howard wrote to his sister Sallie while he served in the Union army aboard the USS Brilliant. The letters are primarily concerned with personal matters, especially William's complaints that no one but Sallie writes to him, but he does describe battles and other war news occasionally. His April 6, 1863 letter is addressed from outside of Gnashville, and the final letter is addressed from the U.S. hospital ship Home...
Dates: 1862 August 21-1865 January 15

William W. Lowry Postmaster Appointment

 Collection
Identifier: MS-1727
Abstract

This collection consists of two letters to William W. Lowry, from the Post Office Department and the Bureau of Pensions, notifying him of his appointment to Postmaster for McMinn County in Tennessee.

Dates: 1897 May 19-20

William Walker Letter

 Collection
Identifier: MS-1734
Abstract

This collection contains a correspondence from William Walker to John Player and a table of contents. In the correspondence, William Walker asks Mr. Player several questions about botany including ferns growing in specific geographic regions.

Dates: 1788 September 29

William Walker Ward Diary and Photographs

 Collection
Identifier: MS-1270
Abstract Note This diary records William Ward's time as a prisoner of war during the Civil War, his release through officer exchange, and his activities during the last bit of the war. Throughout this diary, Ward records letters sent, money spent, and people met, as well as the weather and occasional bits of war news. As he traveled, he also mentions the food available in various parts of the South during the last year of the war. Also included are two portrait photographs of Ward and his wife, Bettie...
Dates: 1864 March 30-1865 April 6

William Waller Carson Letter to Harcourt Alexander Morgan

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0031
Abstract

This letter is a correspondence from William Waller Carson to Harcourt Alexander Morgan in reply to Morgan’s invitation for Carson to attend Commencement.

Dates: 1929 May 28

William Waller Carson Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS-2731
Abstract

This collection, dated 1869-2005 (bulk 1869-1930), consists of patents, manuscripts, speeches, notes, correspondence, photographs, and clippings relating to William Waller Carson. The majority of this material documents Carson's work as a civil engineer, his employment as an engineering professor at the University of Tennessee, and his involvement with several Confederate veterans' associations.

Dates: 1869-2005 (bulk 1869-1930)

William Waller Carson Papers

 Collection
Identifier: AR-0720
Abstract

This collection houses biographical information, correspondence, University of Tennessee publications, photographs (including a family portrait), and degrees documenting the life and work of Professor William Waller Carson.

Dates: 1881-1923

William Ward Land Entry

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Identifier: MS-2446
Abstract

This collection contains one document from 1791 by entry taker Landon Carter. It notes a land entry taken in 1778 for William Ward on the Little Nolichucky Creek. On the back is a handwritten copy of the original survey. The document is signed by Landon Carter as entry-taker.

Dates: 1791 August 15

William Webber and John Capidy Letters

 Collection
Identifier: MS-2044
Abstract

This collection consists of two letters dated December 5 and 17, 1805, addressed to the Governor of the Louisiana Territory, James Wilkinson, from William Webber and John Capidy in regards to Cherokee land claims near the White River.

Dates: 1805

William Weber Letter

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Identifier: MS-2083
Abstract

William Weber wrote this letter to his brother, Martin Weber, from camp at McMinnsville, Tennessee on August 10, 1862. He reports that he and his company are well and tells of their recent victory against Confederate guerrillas. He also recounts an amusing story about their Major General (a man named Moniter), who slept all day and got the company into some trouble.

Dates: 1862 August 10

William Wertenbaker on Edgar Allan Poe

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0540
Overview

This collection includes a reproduction of a handwritten page by William Wertenbaker in 1869 about his time with Edgar Allan Poe at the University of Virginia in 1826. The letter in this collection is not an original.

Dates: 1869 January

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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
United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865. 245
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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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