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Tennessee--History

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Subject Source: Unspecified ingested source

Found in 10 Collections and/or Records:

Edwin W. Kennedy Papers

 Collection — Other Boxes 1-2
Identifier: AppMs-499
Arrangement Material is arranged alphabetically by subject and document type.

Ella P. Buchanan Papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: AppMs-657
Scope and Contents The Ella P. Buchanan Papers document Mrs. Buchanan’s family and personal life, as well as that of some of her illustrious ancestors in the Sevier, Brown, Pierce, and Embree families. With documents spanning across three centuries (1785-1999), the collection provides a rich source of research material for local and family history of Washington County and Tennessee.The collection includes correspondence, legal documents, scrapbooks, account books and ledgers, genealogical files,...

Frank B. Williams, Jr. Papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: UnivRec-345
Arrangement The collection is divided into the following series: Series 1, Graduate School Coursework, 1939-49; Series 2, Office Files, 1949-79; Series 3, Teaching, 1949-88; Series 4, Research, 1949-89; Series 5, A University's Story, 1911-1980; Series 6, Professional Service, 1949-88; and Series 7, Other Materials, 1941-92.

John Curtis Higgs, Sr. Autobiography

 Collection — Box E (Small Collections)
Identifier: AppMs-225
Scope and Contents The John Curtis Higgs, Sr. Autobiography is a bound typescript of Higgs' memoirs. The manuscript covers a span of eighty-one years from May 12, 1902 to December 1983 and includes recollections of life on a farm in Marshall County, Tennessee, working in various roles for the Tennessee State Highway Department, the Great Depression, the Volstead Act, and raising his family.

John Fain Anderson Collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: AppMs-288
Arrangement The material contained in the scrapbooks date from 1796 to 1938. The volumes have overlapping dates, but are not arranged chronologically. Volume numbers assigned by Fain have been retained whenever possible, and numbers have been assigned to unmarked volumes. Loose pamphlets, financial documents and written historical sketches have been removed from the volumes and placed in a separate folder with the first volume. Volume descriptions highlight the subjects included within a particular volume...

Judge Samuel C. Williams Notes and Typescript

 Collection — Box A (Small Collections)
Identifier: AppMs-13
Scope and Contents The Judge Samuel C. Williams Notes and Typescript consist primarily photocopies of Williams' manuscript notes of early issues of Benjamin Lundy's The Genius of Universal Emancipation (referred to by Williams as The Genesis of Universal Emancipation) and Embree's History of the Emancipation Society of Tennessee, as well as the typescript of the same. The collection also includes a letter from Williams concerning his notes and two letters to William Flinn Rogers concerning the publication history...

Anne Klebenow Papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: AppMs-551
Arrangement The collection is arranged in two series, as follows: Series 1, Subject Files, and Series 2, Photographs, undated.

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.

Mattie L. Mettetal Collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: 500-AppMs 638
Arrangement The collection is arranged into three series, as follows: Series I, Genealogical Files, 1809-2006 and undated, Boxes 1-22 and oversized folders 1-5; Series II, Scrapbooks, 1929-1974 and undated, Boxes 23-31; and Series III, Photographs, 1903-2006 and undated, Boxes 32-34.

Blaine Taylor Papers

 Collection — Other Boxes 1-4
Identifier: AppMs-536
Scope and Contents The Blaine Taylor Papers contain family, political, and miscellaneous correspondence, newspapers and clippings, speeches, broadsides, and pamphlets relating to Alfred Alexander Taylor's political career and the Taylor family. Most of the papers concern Alfred Taylor's successful 1920 Tennessee political campaign for governor for which Blaine Taylor served as campaign secretary. The papers offer an insider’s view of the running of a statewide political campaign in early 20th century Tennessee.