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Cocke County (Tenn.) -- History.

Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 5 Collections and/or Records:

A. R. Reese Document

Identifier: MS-1517

A single handwritten deed of trust written by A. R. Reeves to R. M. Jones in Cocke County, Tennessee in 1905.

Dates: 1905

Alexander Ragan Postmaster Appointment

Identifier: MS-0277

The collection consists of one document, signed and sealed by former President William McKinley, to announce the appointment of Alexander Ragan as postmaster for Newport, Tennessee on February 15, 1898.

Dates: 1898 February 15

Henry G. Killgore Papers

Identifier: MS-0132

The collection contains the personal and professional papers of Henry G. Killgore, a Justice of the Peace in Cocke County, Tennessee. Included in these documents are legal papers and write-ups, account keepers and receipts, and personal letters to family and friends.

Dates: 1842 October 15-1896 December 8, undated

Joseph A. Shelton Papers

Identifier: MS-3165

Four Cocke County documents dating between 1910, 1920, and 1935. They record Joseph A. Shelton's registration to vote, his exemption from the poll tax, and his wife Cleo's payment of property taxes.

Dates: 1910-1935

Mary K. Barden Photograph Album

Identifier: MS-3770

This collection is the photograph album of Mary K. Barden. These are photographs of rural farmers, teachers, and missionaries in Tennessee from 1915 to 1925. These pictures were taken in Hartford, Tennessee and its surrounding areas.

Dates: 1915-1925