Skip to main content

Jonesborough (Tenn.)

 Subject
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 9 Collections and/or Records:

Dorman G. Stout, Sr. Papers

 Collection — Other Boxes 1-6
Identifier: UnivRec-293
Arrangement The collection is contained in one series and the files are arranged alphabetically by subject heading.
Dates: 1859-1963; 1930-1963

John Fain Anderson Scrapbooks

 Collection
Identifier: AppMs-288
Scope and Contents The John Fain Anderson Collection consists of 23 scrapbooks created by Anderson. The scrapbooks include newsclippings, brochures, obituaries, correspondence, photographs, postcards, greeting cards and handwritten notes concerning historical events, genealogies of families and biographical information on prominent individuals, political events, and educational institutions in upper East Tennessee. Some subjects covered in the collection include: Washington College Academy, the Civil War, the...
Dates: 1796-1938

Johnson City Press Newsclippings

 Collection — Other 7 oversized folders
Identifier: AppMs-291
Scope and Contents The Johnson City Press newsclippings consist of clipped newspaper articles maintained by Johnson City Press staff writers and reporters on local, regional and national topics. Also included are daily and by-line columns of the paper. Lists of articles written on envelopes which contained the clippings have been kept and filed with the appropriate subject. Three oversize folders are listed at the end of the box/folder list. These folders contain clippings removed from the boxes. Each folder...
Dates: 1936-1987; Majority of material found in 1967-1987

Johnson City Rephotography Project

 Collection
Identifier: AppMs-873
Scope and Contents The collection consists of eighty (80) 13x19 black and white photographic prints made by visiting professor Joshua Greer's advanced photography class. Students chose negatives from the Burr Harrison photographs and restaged the photographs at the original location. Most of the photographs were taken in Johnson City, Tennessee, with a few from Jonesborough, Tennessee and one from Elizabethton, Tennessee.
Dates: 2016

Jonesboro Woman's Christian Temperance Union Minute Book

 Collection — Box A (Small Collections)
Identifier: AppMs-36
Scope and Contents The Jonesboro Woman's Christian Temperance Union Minute Book consists of a single bound volume that contains the minutes and constitution of the Woman's Christian Temperance Union of Jonesboro. There are also some clippings concerning temperance issues which were found tucked inside the volume.
Dates: 1895-1899

Mildred S. Kozsuch Papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: AppMs-289
Scope and Contents The Papers Series contains correspondence, publications, National Register of Historic sites information, as well as a large amount of information concerning the John Sevier homesite. The prints in the Photograph Series cover various aspects of life in the Johnson City/Jonesborough, Tennessee area, c. 1867-1940. Included, for example, are photos of family festivals, funeral ceremonies, children, individuals at work, and buildings. The Postcards Series cover several subjects including Davy...
Dates: 1867-2007

Carolyn and Richter Moore Papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: AppMs-501
Arrangement Materials are arranged alphabetically by type. Correspondence is arranged alphabetically, and then chronologically. Newspaper articles, notes for courses, and personal schoolwork are foldered according to Richter Moore's original order.
Dates: 1930-2003; 1955-1995

Ridley Wills East Tennessee Postcard Collection

 Collection — Box 1-3
Identifier: 500-AppMs 847
Scope and Contents Ridley Wills began collecting Tennessee postcards in the 1930s, eventually amassing some 30,000 postcards. In 2015, he began distributing them to regional institutions. The cards in this collection represent landmarks in East Tennessee, especially in the Great Smoky Mountains National Park and in Carter, Greene, Johnson, Sullivan, Washington and Unicoi Counties. There are images of schools, churches, hotels, towns, railroads, scenery and more.
Dates: 1906-1996, undated

William Henley Nelson Family Papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: AppMs-303
Arrangement The collection is divided into four series: Series 1, Military and Political Records, 1866-1934; Series 2, Personal and Family Correspondence, 1861-1973; Series 3, Newsclippings and Memorabilia, 1875-1910; and Series 4, Family Photographs, c. 1862-1973.

The materials in the addition were added to Series 2, Series 3, and Series 4, while Series 5 was created for the Elinor Farina Papers.
Dates: 1861-1990; 1861-1936