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Winfield Dunn Autobiography Manuscripts

 Collection
Identifier: MS-3213
Abstract

This manuscript describes the political life of former Governor of Tennessee Winfield C. Dunn. The bulk of the text deals with the 1970 Republican Gubernatorial Primary and the subsequent Gubernatorial race in the State of Tennessee.

Dates: undated

Winfield Dunn Collection

 Collection
Identifier: MPA-0173
Abstract

The collection documents many of Tennessee Governor Winfield Dunn's activities between 1971 and 1975. Material includes addresses, messages, and statements; legislative summaries; attempts by the governor to veto legislation.

Dates: 1971-1975

Winston Churchill Letter

 Collection
Identifier: AR-0113
Abstract

In this February 6, 1946 letter, Winston Churchill declines James D. Hoskins' offer to speak at the University of Tennessee during his stay in Havana.

Dates: 1946 February 6

Winston Folk Full Many A Name Summary

 Collection
Identifier: MS-1740
Abstract

This collection consists of the original dust-cover draft of Winston Folk's summary which appeared on the book Full Many A Name by Mabel Goode Frantz.

Dates: undated

Wirt Howe Autobiography

 Collection
Identifier: MS-1812
Abstract

This collection consists of four typed volumes of Wirt Howe's autobiography.

Dates: circa 1940

"With the Tennessee Valley Authority"

 Collection
Identifier: MS-1256
Abstract

This collection includes pages from Knoxville Labor News featuring the "With the Tennessee Valley Authority" article during 1936 and 1937. Also included is one copy of the April 23, 1936 issue of the Norris News.

Dates: 1936-1937

Wolf Creek Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS-3858
Abstract

This collection documents the Allen family and, to a lesser degree, the Peck family of Wolf Creek, Cocke County, Tennessee. Materials consist primarily of correspondence in the form of personal letters, envelopes, telegraphs, and postcards. In addition, there are wills, legal and business papers, newspaper clippings, photocopies, photographs, negatives, a glass negative, a book, an herb/wildflower journal, several periodicals, land deeds, and surveys.

Dates: 1810-2012; Majority of material found within 1880 - 1912

Wooden Great Seal of the State of Tennessee

 Collection
Identifier: MS-3934
Overview

Collection contains a single wooden Tennessee state seal. The item measures approximately 16.5 inches in diameter, and is backed by a square wood piece. The date of creation and locations of where it may have been hung are unknown.

Dates: undated

Woods and Taylor Invoices

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0235
Abstract

This collection includes receipts of payment for the Woods and Taylor clothing store of Knoxville, Tennessee, from various manufacturers in the area from July 9 to September 11, 1902.

Dates: 1902 July 9-September 11

Woodson P. White Document

 Collection
Identifier: MS-2865
Abstract

This document, dated September 8, 1817, written by Woodson P. White, is a survey of land in White County, Tenn. for Thomas Hopkins.

Dates: 1817 September 8

Workers Petition to Andrew Jackson

 Collection
Identifier: MS-3333
Abstract Five workers in the federal navy yard in Philadelphia wrote this petition to Andrew Jackson to ask that their work day be limited to ten hours. Addressed to Jackson at the Hermitage in Tennessee, the letter recounts the workers' frustrations and appeals to Jackson’s concern for his place in history. Two days after the date of the petition's postmark, Jackson ordered ten-hour days to be granted in the Philadelphia shipyard as of September 3rd. The petition is signed by John Crossin, Wm....
Dates: 1836 August 29

World War I and World War II Posters

 Collection
Identifier: MS-3654
Abstract

This collection consists of twenty-two posters and one panoramic photograph from World War I. The collection also houses five posters from World War II depicting Norman Rockwell's Four Freedoms.

Dates: 1918 August 21-1943, undated

World War I Photographs

 Collection
Identifier: MS-1498
Abstract

This collection contains nine photograph postcards featuring soldiers in World War I. The postcards are unlabeled and undated. Seven of the photographs are studio portraits. All of the photographs feature either one or two individuals.

Dates: circa 1914-1918

World War II Bombing Missions in Japan

 Collection
Identifier: MS-2558
Abstract

This report, 16 pages in length, describes in technical detail the enterprise of 15 bombing missions carried out by the 315th Bombardment Wing of the U. S. Air Force against Japan's oil refineries in June 1945.

Dates: undated

World War II Collection

 Collection
Identifier: MS-2590
Abstract

This collection consists of one scholarly paper, "War Crimes at Fukuoka, 1945," (1995) (author unknown); a newspaper clipping from The Palm Beach Post, dated July 23, 1998, regarding still-living survivors of the Normandy invasion; and copies of three documents (General Orders from Patton, Presidential Citation from Eisenhower, and poem by Allan W. Possel).

Dates: 1945-1998

World War II Collection

 Collection
Identifier: MS-3023
Abstract

This collection houses military newspapers, veterans' newsletters, articles, letters, and official military documents showing the life of the enlisted Army soldier serving in the Pacific theater during World War II. The 106th Infantry Regiment is particularly well represented.

Dates: 1943-1948, 1978-1992

World War II Division Newspapers

 Collection
Identifier: MS-3344
Abstract This collection consists primarily of newspapers and brief announcements published by various American front-line units stationed in the European and Pacific Theaters during World War II. These publications relate news about the unit's movement, deployment status, military successes, and camp life in addition to recounting stories about local battles and conflicts. The vast majority of the items document the later years of the war with a particular focus on the end of the war in the Pacific...
Dates: 1941-1960

“World War II Experiences of Major Arthur C. Avery”

 Collection
Identifier: CSWS-0260
Overview

A seven-page typed memoir of Arthur C. Avery’s experiences with the 12th Armored Division during World War II. His recollections include his time training and serving overseas, particularly in France.

Dates: undated

World War II Flying Bomb Collection

 Collection
Identifier: MS-1981
Abstract This collection houses newspaper clippings documenting the German V-1 Flying Bomb attacks on Britain in June and July of 1944. Among these materials are letters to the editor debating reprisals, short anecdotes and jokes about the bombs, and articles discussing technical, psychological, and strategic matters related to the bombings. The collection also includes an envelope for official business of the Public Relations Office of the Headquarters of the United States Strategic Air Force in...
Dates: 1944 July, undated

World War II Letters of Private Clifford Edward Keenan

 Collection
Identifier: MS-3264
Abstract

The book housed in this collection is composed of transcriptions of letters written between Private Clifford E. Keenan and his immediate family from 1942 to 1944. Editor Hugh T. Keenan (Clifford E. Keenan's younger brother) has also included a brief biographical introduction and numerous photographs of the Keenan family.

Dates: 2001

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Knoxville (Tenn.) 20
Broadsides 19
Education -- Tennessee. 19
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Land grants -- Tennessee. 18
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World War, 1914-1918 -- United States. 16
Court records -- Tennessee -- Knox County. 15
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Great Smoky Mountains (N.C. and Tenn.) -- Social life and customs. 13
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Presbyterians -- Tennessee. 13
Sevier County (Tenn.). 13
Sheet music. 13
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