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Franklin County (Tenn.) -- History.

 Subject
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 5 Collections and/or Records:

Bean's Creek Baptist Church Minute Book

 Collection
Identifier: MS-2473
Abstract

The Bean's Creek Baptist Church Minute Book, 1814-1876, includes entries from 1814-1815, 1822-1860, and 1868-1876, for the Old Primitive Baptist Church of Bean's Creek, Tenn. As Church Clerks, members of the Lipscomb and Woods families recorded most of the entries.

Dates: 1814-1876

Jennie and Mary Templeton Notebook and Other Materials

 Collection
Identifier: MS-1418
Abstract This collection consists primarily of a notebook that sisters Jennie and Mary Templeton used for their schoolwork at Mary Sharp College in Winchester, Tennessee. It begins with several essays on various philosophies of life and goes on to cover such subjects as Latin, Shakespeare, poetry, composition (including apparently original essays on such subjects as duty, character, and affliction), algebra, trigonometry, geometry, and philosophy. The Templetons also enumerate their expenses for the...
Dates: circa 1876-1880

Swiss Colonies in Tennessee and Kentucky Collection

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0017
Abstract

This collection contains research, transcriptions of interviews, correspondence, licenses, land grants, wills, deeds, blueprints, and maps documenting Swiss settlement in Tennessee and Kentucky during the 19th and early 20th centuries.

Dates: 1830-1938; Majority of material found within 1865-1934

Tennessee Mill Company Records

 Collection
Identifier: MS-2261
Abstract

The Tennessee Mill Company Records, 1903-1909, document the business of a flour, corn meal, and feed processing factory in Estill Springs, Tenn. Most of the records consist of correspondence to or from Charles H. Corn, superintendent of the plant.

Dates: 1903-1909

Thomas Franklin Joyce Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS-1236
Abstract

This collection consists of the farm records and other agricultural-related items of Thomas Franklin Joyce who owned and operated two farms in Winchester, Tennessee for a period of nearly four decades.

Dates: 1934-1976