Showing Collections: 271 - 300 of 767
The H. Phil Carr Family Papers consist of a rental agreement, deed abstract, and an indenture documenting the sale and purchase of Washington County property by the Carr family between 1792 and 1949. The rental agreement, dating April 15, 1900, documents the use of land on Cherokee Creek by J. S. Love and G. W. Greene.
The records are arranged into three series, as follows: Series 1, Office Files, 1925-1981 and undated, Boxes 1-2 and oversized folder 1; Series 2, Ledgers, 1944-1980, oversized Box 3-4; and Series 3, Photographs, undated, Small Photograph Collection Box 7.
The collection is arranged as one series in alphabetical order by subject heading.
Arranged by location and subject, alphabetically.
The Harrison and Walker Family Land Documents contain trust deeds, warranty deeds, rental contracts, land surveys, a receipt, and water easement deeds documenting the purchase and sale of land between the Harrison and Walker families between 1876 and 1971.
The Harvey Lee Hughett Collection consists of 120 reel-to-reel tape recordings made between 1950 and 1977 of religious meetings at various East Tennessee churches, singing, "homecomings," folk music, and informal interviews with rural people.
The video tape recording "Up with Goats," produced by Robert M. Harvey in 1992 and 1993, documents the efforts of the Toecane Ranger District of the Pisgah National Forest to control unwanted plant species on the Round Bald of Roan Mountain during the period May-September 1992. Angora and alpine goats were confined in specific areas on Round Bald by using moveable solar-powered electric fences.
The Hassinger Lumber Company Collection consists of one VHS-videotape (70 minutes) on the history of the company (1880-1928), its lumber business in Pennsylvania and Virginia and involvement in the construction of rail lines in the latter state.
The collection consists of correspondence, news clippings, photographs, sheet music, original music compositions, audio recordings, book manuscripts, drafts of publications, short stories, poems, and original publications documenting the literary and personal career of Hazel Scott Craft, an East Tennessee poet and author.
The collection is arranged into two series: Papers and Photographs. The items are arranged alphabetically by subject or document type. The folders containing correspondence are arranged alphabetically by last name of the recipient, and then by date.
All or part of the materials described here are unprocessed. Please contact us for information about these materials.
The collection is divided into two series: Series 1 contains 122 surveys of methods of self-treatment and home remedies and Series 2 contains 87 audio-taped interviews of individuals from Hiltons, Virginia. Each audio tape has been given an FMSR (Folk Medicine Survey Record) number.
The newspapers are foldered by title or by geographic location.
The Clarence W. Hobson Collection consists of photocopies of newsclippings, correspondence, photographs, Hobson's memoir ("Appalachia Is My Home, a memoir"), miscellaneous autobiographical material and essays, and genealogical information related to the Hobson family. The material covers the period 1857-1993 and relates to Hobson's life experiences, along with material related to the Dosser family business interests.
Materials are arranged alphabetically by type. Materials within folders are arranged chronologically.
The collection is arranged in series according to the subject matters pursued by Dr. Hoffman.
The collection includes the minutes of association for the Holston Baptist Association meetings from the mid 1800s to 1904.
The collection contains the published minutes of the annual Holston Conference, 1833-1840. Also included are published pamphlets dealing with the Methodist faith, and the Conference Messenger, 1827, as well as the magazine, Monthly Miscellany, August 1843.
Scott Honeycutt's Ramble Maps are pictorial maps depicting people and places of Southern Appalachia. The creation of the maps of the Cherokee, Pisgah, and Nantahala National Forests was supported with funding from the Margaret Anne Byrd Huffman Archives of Appalachia Endowment Grant.
- Personal papers 241
- Photographs 220
- Publications (document genre) 191
- Corporation records 154
- Scrapbooks 69
- Ledgers (account books) 68
- Negatives (photographic) 46
- Maps 41
- Correspondence 39
- Johnson City (Tenn.) -- History 24
- Slides (photographs) 23
- Blueprints (reprographic copies) 21
- United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 21
- World War, 1939-1945 20
- Deeds 17
- East Tennessee State University -- History 16
- Washington County (Tenn.)--History 16
- Coal mines and mining 15
- Compact discs 15
- Bluegrass music 14 ∧ less
- English 736
- German 3
- Spanish; Castilian 2
- Afar 1
- East Tennessee & Western North Carolina Railroad 23
- Carolina, Clinchfield and Ohio Railway 21
- East Tennessee State University 16
- East Tennessee State University--Faculty 16
- East Tennessee State University--Students 15
- East Tennessee State University--Sports 14
- Tennessee Valley Authority 14
- Dossett, Burgin E. (Burgin Estel), 1898-1993 11
- Culp, Delos Poe 10
- East Tennessee State Normal School 10
- East Tennessee State University--Buildings 10
- Southern Railway (U.S.) 10
- Davis, Mack P. (Mack Parker) 9
- East Tennessee State College 9
- East Tennessee State University. Office of the President 9
- DeRosier, Arthur H. 8
- Highlander Research and Education Center (Knoxville, Tenn.) 8
- Tennessee. Board of Regents 8
- Burleson, David Sinclair, 1871-1953 7
- East Tennessee State University--Societies, etc. 7 ∧ less