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Frontier and pioneer life -- Tennessee.

Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 3 Collections and/or Records:

Crockett in Context Collection

Identifier: MS-3825

This collection includes a variety of research materials, published materials, and ephemera collected by Michael Lofaro pertaining to Davy Crockett, Daniel Boone, and other frontier heroes from the mid-18 century through the 21st century.

Dates: 1728-2010; Majority of material found within 1830 - 2010

Tennessee Partial Medical Ledger

Identifier: MS-2814

This ledger begins on August 15th, 1827 and consists of thirteen pages -- or twenty six, front to back. A couple of pages have had a portion cut out, which was occasionally done when accounts were settled. The last date is 1837. The ledger was found in a grouping of papers from Wilson and Smith counties (Tenn.) and the among the names which appear on the ledger are Jones Bishop and Joseph Bishop.

Dates: 1827-1837

"The Autobiography of David Crockett"

Identifier: MS-1225

This collection includes a bound unpublished version of James Atkins Shackford's "The Autobiography of David Crockett."

Dates: 1948