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Carter County (Tenn.) -- History

 Subject
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 8 Collections and/or Records:

Autobiography, or Memoirs of Dr. A. Jobe

 Collection — Box 1
Identifier: AppMs-464
Scope and Contents The Autobiography, or Memoirs of Dr. A. Jobe consists of an original bound volume; a poem and a letter found inside the volume; photocopies of two documents about Dr. Abraham Jobe and his autobiography; and a photocopy of a typed transcript of the autobiography. Dr. Jobe wrote his memoirs between 1849 and 1904 to document his youth in Tennessee, Georgia, and Alabama; his medical and surgical practice in northwestern North Carolina and northeast Tennessee; and his Civil War...

Elizabethton Star Negative Collection

 Collection — Other Boxes 1-28 (pulled negatives on top filing cabinet)
Identifier: 500-AppMs 125
Arrangement The collection is comprised of 8 Series, with 3 Subseries in Series 8: Series 1, News Files, 1956-1968; Series 2, Commerce Files, 1956-1968; Series 3, Building, Street and Scene Files, 1956-1968; Series 4, Sports and Recreation Files, 1956-1968; Series 5, School and Church Files, 1956-1968; Series 6, Individual Portrait Files, 1956-1968; Series, 7 Group Portrait Files, 1956-1968; Series 8, Miscellaneous Files, 1956-1968, Subseries 8.1, Miscellaneous Files, 1956-1968, Subseries 8.2,...

James Tipton Ellis Journal

 Collection — Box G (Small Collections)
Identifier: AppMs-448
Scope and Contents The James Tipton Ellis Journal consists of a photocopy of the original journal used by Ellis for keeping personal and business accounts. Journal entries include information on Carter County, Tennessee marriages (some of which he performed as a justice of the peace) and deaths, as well as for purchases of goods.

George F. Dugger Autobiography

 Collection — Box E (Small Collections)
Identifier: AppMs-245
Scope and Contents The Memoirs and Historical Notes of George Frederick Dugger, Sr. cover data from 1766 to 1973. The 211-page work is an account of his genealogical roots as well as his personal life. It includes historic information on the roads and highways of Carter County, Tennessee and a history of the Elizabethton Water System and monument near the courthouse. The work is divided into two sections: chapters 2 through 15 deal with his personal experience as related to his legal and political careers;...

Nat E. Hyder Papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: AppMs-259
Scope and Contents The Nat E. Hyder Papers contain five account books, genealogical notes, newspapers, correspondence, photographs, legislative bills, a Congressional report, a claim for damages, 125 powers of attorney, memorabilia, and miscellaneous publications. In addition to these documents, there are miscellaneous records that were incorporated into the Hyder papers by the staff of the B. Carroll Reece Museum prior to the collection's transfer to the archives. The documents date from 1802 to 1930, but the...

Lewis Family Papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: AppMs-325
Arrangement The Lewis Family Papers are divided into three series; Series 1, Personal Papers, Records and Family History, 1890-1973; Series 2, Enumeration of Scholastic Population, 10th District, Carter County, 1905 and 1916-1918; and Series 3, Lewis Family and Miscellaneous Photographs, c. 1888-c. 1989.

Mary Hardin McCown Collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: 500-AppMs 468
Arrangement The Mary Hardin McCown Collection is arranged into four series, as follows: Series I, Historical Files, 1866-1985 and undated, Boxes 1-44, oversized folder 1-6, and map box 1; Series II, Genealogical files, 1790-1983 and undated, Boxes 45-68 and oversized folder 7; Series III, Personal Files, 1890-1982 and undated, Boxes 69-84 and oversized folder 7; and Series IV, Photographs, 1869-1982 and undated,, Boxes 85-87 and oversized negative folder 1.

Watauga Historical Association Collection

 Collection — Other Boxes 1-2
Identifier: AppMs-88
Arrangement Records are grouped by type of document.