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Blacksmiths -- Tennessee.

Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 4 Collections and/or Records:

Blacksmith's Records

Identifier: MS-1361

This recordkeeping book is from a blacksmith dated from January 1 to August 5, 1848. There are many pages missing, and the owner is unnamed. A note on the first intact page, however, indicates that the book is from Henning, Lauderdale County, Tennessee.

Dates: 1848 January 1-August 5

James Collingsworth Account

Identifier: MS-1139

This collection contains one detailed bill from 1797 for James Collingsworth for "smith work done by him for the Cherokee" as he was ordered to do by General Robertson.

Dates: 1797 July 8-1798 March 7

McMinn County, Tennessee Blacksmith Ledger

Identifier: MS-3088

This collection contains the ledger for a blacksmith in McMinn County, Tennessee. The blacksmith listed each job with customer name, job, and cost. Some recurring names include John and Joseph Copeland, John Benton, David Cantrell, and James Chesnutt.

Dates: 1849-1851

W. Bannister Account Book

Identifier: MS-1579

This collection contains an account book belonging to W. Bannister, a blacksmith in Chattanooga, Tenn., from the years 1893 to 1896.

Dates: 1893-1896