Carter County Courthouse (Elizabethton, Tenn.)
Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:
Collection — other: In Box 3
Scope and Contents The Pollyanna Creekmore Collection consists of eighteen photographs taken by Hugh Lunsford, a photographer for the Knoxville (Tennessee) Journal, during a tour with Pollyanna Creekmore in the early 1970s. The photographs depict historic sites and historical markers in Carter County and Sullivan County, Tennessee.
Dates: circa 1970-1975
Scope and Contents Included in this series are the following: correspondence, deeds, land grants, court records, diaries, broadsides, foreign currency, bills of sale for slaves, land survey maps, hymn book, newspapers, newsclippings, tax notices, and a history of the Carter County Court House. The dates span from 1770 to 1980. Some of the early historical documents are copies. A number of the documents relate to the early history of East Tennessee. Court records in the series focus on land disputes. The...