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Database: Volunteer Voices: The Growth of Democracy in Tennessee
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Title: [Letter] 1841 June 18, Columbia Female Institute [to] Mrs. Elizabeth Chester, Jackson, Tennessee
Author : Mary Jane Chester
Recipient : Elizabeth Chester
Date Created: 1841-06-18
Abstract: The following document is a letter dated June 18, 1841, from Mary Jane Chester to her mother Elizabeth Chester. In the letter, Mary Jane expresses anticipation about returning home soon, and she also discusses her upcoming examination.
Tennessee State Department of Education Eras:
     Expansion and Reform (1801-1861)
Collection: Robert J. Chester Family Papers
Contributing Institution: University of Memphis Special Collections
URL: http://idserver.utk.edu/?id=200800000003199
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Title: [Letter] 1843 Feb. 17, Columbia, Tenn[essee] [to] Miss Martha B. Chester, Jackson, Tenn[essee]
Author : Mary Jane Chester
Recipient : Martha B. Chester
Date Created: 1843-02-17
Abstract: The following document is a letter addressed to Martha B. Chester from her sister Mary Jane Chester, dated February 17, 1843. Mary Jane updates her sister on her past examination and her current endeavors at the Female Institute in Columbia, TN. Mary Jane also encloses a letter to her brother John, in which she scolds him for not writing to her more frequently.
Tennessee State Department of Education Eras:
     Expansion and Reform (1801-1861)
Collection: Robert J. Chester Family Papers
Contributing Institution: University of Memphis Special Collections
URL: http://idserver.utk.edu/?id=200800000003025
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Title: [Letter] 1842 Oct. 16, Columbia, Tennessee [to] Col[onel] Robert J. Chester, Jackson, Tennessee
Author : Mary Jane Chester
Recipient : Robert J. Chester
Date Created: 1842-10-16
Abstract: The following document is a letter, dated October 16, 1842, from Mary Jane Chester to her father Colonel Robert J. Chester in Jackson, TN. In the letter, Mary Jane writes about her social and academic affairs at the Female Institute in Columbia, TN.
Tennessee State Department of Education Eras:
     Expansion and Reform (1801-1861)
Collection: Robert J. Chester Family Papers
Contributing Institution: University of Memphis Special Collections
URL: http://idserver.utk.edu/?id=200800000003022
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Title: [Letter] 1840 Sept. 29, Columbia [to] Elizabeth Chester, Jackson, Tennessee
Author : Mary Jane Chester
Recipient : Elizabeth Chester
Date Created: 1840-09-29
Abstract: This document is a letter written by Mary Jane Chester to her mother, Elizabeth Chester, on September 29, 1840. In the letter, Mary Jane discusses her recent illness, her desire to return home, and her schooling at the Institute. She says that the Institute is very strict against girls and that there are 112 scholars enrolled in school there.
Tennessee State Department of Education Eras:
     Expansion and Reform (1801-1861)
Collection: Robert J. Chester Family Papers
Contributing Institution: University of Memphis Special Collections
URL: http://idserver.utk.edu/?id=200800000003140
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Title: [Letter] 1840 Nov. 7 [to] Elizabeth Chester, Jackson Tennessee
Author : Mary Jane Chester
Recipient : Elizabeth Chester
Date Created: 1840-11-07
Abstract: This document is a letter dated November 7, 1840 to Elizabeth Chester from her daughter Mary Jane Chester. Mary Jane describes her daily life at the Female Institute in Columbia, Tennessee.
Tennessee State Department of Education Eras:
     Expansion and Reform (1801-1861)
Collection: Robert J. Chester Family Papers
Contributing Institution: University of Memphis Special Collections
URL: http://idserver.utk.edu/?id=200800000003148
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Title: [Letter] 1840 Oct. 10, Columbia Institute [to] Col[onel] Rob[er]t J. Chester, Jackson, Tennessee
Signer : Mary Jane Chester
Date Created: 1840-10-10
Abstract: This document is a letter dated October 10, 1840, from Mary Jane Chester to her parents, Elizabeth and Robert Chester of Jackson, Tennessee. Mary Jane relates her time spent at the Columbia Institute and how much she misses everyone back home.
Tennessee State Department of Education Eras:
     Expansion and Reform (1801-1861)
Collection: Robert J. Chester Family Papers
Contributing Institution: University of Memphis Special Collections
URL: http://idserver.utk.edu/?id=200800000003179
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Title: [Letter] 1840 Dec. 19, Columbia, Tennessee [to] Martha Butler Chester
Signer : Mary Jane Chester
Date Created: 1840-12-19
Abstract: This document is a letter written by Mary Jane Chester to her sister, Martha Butler Chester, on December 19, 1840. In the letter, Mary Jane describes how she will spend Christmas in Columbia, Tennessee, and wishes her sister and family a Merry Christmas at home in Jackson, Tennessee.
Tennessee State Department of Education Eras:
     Expansion and Reform (1801-1861)
Collection: Robert J. Chester Family Papers
Contributing Institution: University of Memphis Special Collections
URL: http://idserver.utk.edu/?id=200800000003181
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Title: [Letter] 1841 Feb. 1, Columbia, Tennessee [to] Col[onel] Robert J. Chester
Signer : Mary Jane Chester
Date Created: 1841-02-01
Abstract: This document is a letter written by Mary Jane Chester to her father, Colonel Robert J. Chester, on February 1, 1841. In the letter, Mary thanks her father for sending her money, expresses delight that her examination is over, and agrees to comply with his wishes that she not write so many letters home.
Tennessee State Department of Education Eras:
     Expansion and Reform (1801-1861)
Collection: Robert J. Chester Family Papers
Contributing Institution: University of Memphis Special Collections
URL: http://idserver.utk.edu/?id=200800000003184
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Title: [Letter] 1840 Dec. 20, Columbia Female Institute, [Tennessee] [to] Col[onel] Rob[er]t J & Elizabeth Chester
Signer : Mary Jane Chester
Date Created: 1840-12-20
Abstract: This document is a letter written by Mary Jane Chester to her parents, Robert and Elizabeth Chester, on December 20, 1840. In the letter, Mary Jane wishes her family a Merry Christmas and expresses her wishes to be with them on the holiday.
Tennessee State Department of Education Eras:
     Expansion and Reform (1801-1861)
Collection: Robert J. Chester Family Papers
Contributing Institution: University of Memphis Special Collections
URL: http://idserver.utk.edu/?id=200800000003182
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Title: [Letter] 1841 Jan. 22, Columbia, Tennessee [to] Elizabeth Chester
Signer : Mary Jane Chester
Date Created: 1841-01-22
Abstract: This document is a letter written by Mary Jane Chester to her mother, Elizabeth Chester, on January 22, 1841. In the letter, Mary apologizes for not being able to write a longer letter, but she is busy preparing for her examination.
Tennessee State Department of Education Eras:
     Expansion and Reform (1801-1861)
Collection: Robert J. Chester Family Papers
Contributing Institution: University of Memphis Special Collections
URL: http://idserver.utk.edu/?id=200800000003183
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Title: [Letter] 1840 Nov. 28, Columbia Institute [to] Col[onel] Robert J. Chester, Jackson, Tennessee
Signer : Mary Jane Chester
Date Created: 1840-11-28
Abstract: This document is a letter dated November 28, 1840, from Mary Jane Chester, student of the Female Institute in Columbia, Tennessee, to her parents Colonel Robert J. and Elizabeth Chester. Mary Jane requests that her mother send her clothing, food, and pleads with her family to write her more often.
Tennessee State Department of Education Eras:
     Expansion and Reform (1801-1861)
Collection: Robert J. Chester Family Papers
Contributing Institution: University of Memphis Special Collections
URL: http://idserver.utk.edu/?id=200800000003180
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Title: State of Tennessee, US Bond for Mary Jane Williams
Signer : Mary Jane Williams
Date Created: 1871-12
Abstract: A bond statement signed by Mary Jane Williams and R. Ledbetter, witnessed by S.W. Cooley, Sheriff. Williams and Ledbetter bound themselves to the state of Tennessee in the penal sum of $250. This sum was to be voided if Williams appeared before the Circuit Court in Dover to answer an indictment in an adultery case for cohabitation.
Tennessee State Department of Education Eras:
     Expansion and Reform (1801-1861)
Collection: State Circuit Court
Contributing Institution: Stewart County Archives
URL: http://idserver.utk.edu/?id=200800000002741
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Title: [Letter] 1842 Sep. 6, Columbia, Tennessee [to] Col[onel] R[obert] J. Chester, Jackson, Tennessee
Author : Mary Jane
Recipient : Robert J. Chester
Date Created: 1842-09-06
Abstract: The following document is a letter dated September 6, 1842, written by Mary Jane Chester to her father Colonel Robert J. Chester. Mary writes the letter after returning to the Female Institute in Columbia, TN, for the commencement of the new school year.
Tennessee State Department of Education Eras:
     Expansion and Reform (1801-1861)
Collection: Robert J. Chester Family Papers
Contributing Institution: University of Memphis Special Collections
URL: http://idserver.utk.edu/?id=200800000003207
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Title: 1807 Aug. 29, United States to Daniel McCoy
Signer : Meigs, Return Jonathan
Date Created: 1807-08-29
Abstract: This document is a receipt for payment of $50.00 to Daniel McCoy for 20 spinning wheels made for the Cherokee Indians. Return J. Meigs, agent for the War Department in Tennessee made the payment on behalf of the United States.
Tennessee State Department of Education Eras:
     Expansion and Reform (1801-1861)
Collection: Penelope Allen Collection, 1801-1984
Contributing Institution: University of Tennessee Special Collections Library
URL: http://idserver.utk.edu/?id=200800000003158
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Title: 1807 Jan. 2, United States to John Browder
Signer : Meigs, Return Jonathan
Date Created: 1807-01-02
Abstract: This document is a receipt for payment of three dollars to John Browder for repairs done for the Cherokee Indians. Return J. Meigs, agent for the War Department in Tennessee made the payment on behalf of the United States.
Tennessee State Department of Education Eras:
     Expansion and Reform (1801-1861)
Collection: Penelope Allen Collection, 1801-1984
Contributing Institution: University of Tennessee Special Collections Library
URL: http://idserver.utk.edu/?id=200800000002865
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Title: 1838 Sept. United States to George Still of Cherokee Nation East
Signer : Moss Daniel
Associated name : George Still
Date Created: 1838-09
Abstract: This document dated September 1838 is a spoliation claim for George Still of the Cherokee Nation East. Still is requesting that the United States government reimburse him for horses, steer, and cows that he claims were stolen from him by white men.
Tennessee State Department of Education Eras:
     Expansion and Reform (1801-1861)
Collection: Penelope Allen Collection, 1801-1984
Contributing Institution: University of Tennessee Special Collections Library
URL: http://idserver.utk.edu/?id=200800000003069
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Title: The Jackson Wreath or National Souvenir
Composer : Mr Brain
Date Created: 1829
Abstract: This is a "Grand March and Quickstep composed by Mr Brain for the Wreath." The 1829 date is on the last page of the sheet music booklet, but may not refer to the date of publication.
Tennessee State Department of Education Eras:
     Expansion and Reform (1801-1861)
Collection: Andrew Jackson Sheet Music Collection
Contributing Institution: Center for Popular Music
URL: http://idserver.utk.edu/?id=200800000001485
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Title: Tavern rates established by the Davidson County, Tennessee, courts
Author : Nathan Ewing
Creator : Davidson County Court
Date Created: 1820-07
Abstract: The Davidson County Court set the tavern rates in their July session of 1820 for whiskey, wine, brandy, breakfast, dinner, supper, the stabling of horses and a single feed. Nathan Ewing is the clerk who wrote the record.
Tennessee State Department of Education Eras:
     Expansion and Reform (1801-1861)
Collection: Tennessee Historical Society Miscellaneous Files, 1688-1951
Contributing Institution: Tennessee Historical Society
URL: http://idserver.utk.edu/?id=200700000002515
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Title: Grand Funeral Procession in Memory of Gen. Jackson
Artist : Nathaniel Currier, 1813-1888
Associated name : Andrew Jackson, 1767-1845
Date Created: 1845-06-24
Abstract: A hand colored lithograph that represents the funeral procession held in New York City on June 24, 1845 in memory of Andrew Jackson. In the foreground, a wagon carries a gold urn inscribed with the names of Washington, La Fayette, Harrison, and Jackson. An eagle is purchased on the wagon clutching a ribbon inscribed "Jackson" in his beak. Four white horses are pulling the wagon. The horses, wagon, and urn are all draped in black. Behind the wagon is a white riderless horse with a saddle and saddle blanket.. The horses are attented by three men wearing turbans, blue vests, and sashes. In the background there is a parade of soldiers wearing red, white, and blue uniforms, led by a mounted officer and a military band. Behind the soldiers an iron fence is visible that leads to a gate with two large stone gate posts. Crowds of people line the other side of the fence and gate watching the procession. A horse drawn carriage is also visible in the crowd. In the crowd, eight black draped banners represent various organizations. Three banners are legible and the represent the I.O.O.F., NY Fire Department, and the 2nd Division. A large two story Greek Revival building is visible in the right background, with all of its windows and porticoes lined with people. An American flag flies from the roof of the building. In the left hand background two trees are visible. Underneath the print is the following inscription in large bold black letters: GRAND FUNERAL PROCESSION IN MEMORY OF GEN. JACKSON as it started from the City Hall New York June 24th, 1845.
Tennessee State Department of Education Eras:
     Expansion and Reform (1801-1861)
Collection: The Hermitage Historic Collection
Contributing Institution: The Hermitage
URL: http://idserver.utk.edu/?id=200800000000359
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Title: [Certification of noncitizenship to the Cherokee Nation, 1834]
Signer : Nathaniel Peak
Date Created: 1834-04-02
Abstract: This document was a statement given by Nathaniel Peak on April 2, 1834, regarding James Hanson, a white man who had enrolled as a Cherokee to be removed to Arkansas. Peak and other Cherokee certified that Hanson nor his family were citizens of the Cherokee Nation.
Tennessee State Department of Education Eras:
     Expansion and Reform (1801-1861)
Collection: Penelope Allen Collection, 1801-1984
Contributing Institution: University of Tennessee Special Collections Library
URL: http://idserver.utk.edu/?id=200800000003063
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Title: Andrew Jackson's 1822 Tennessee Sword
Creator : Nathaniel Starr
Associated name : Andrew Jackson, 1767-1845
Date Created: 1822
Abstract: Sword and sheath. Sword handle and sheath are gold washed brass. Hilt is in form of an eagle's head with applied decorations. Blade is of etched steel. Sheath has various military motifs applied as decorations. Two rings for hanger straps. (hanger missing). Inscriptions: Inscription 1: made at N.Starrs manufactury Middletown Connecticut. Inscription 2: This sword is presented by the State of Tennesseee to Major General Andrew Jackson for meretorious service performed in the late war with Great Britain.
Tennessee State Department of Education Eras:
     Expansion and Reform (1801-1861)
Collection: The Hermitage Historic Collection
Contributing Institution: The Hermitage
URL: http://idserver.utk.edu/?id=200800000000361
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Title: Nicholas Coffman vs. Isaac Crider
Plaintiff : Nicholas Coffman
Defendant : Isaac Crider
Date Created: 1825-12-26 - 1827-01-17
Abstract: Two warrants order any sworn officer of Jefferson County, TN to summon Isaac Crider to appear before a Justice of the Peace. Justice Thos. Snoddy issued and signed the first warrant. Crider had written a note in 1825 promising to pay Nicholas Coffman for services rendered. Crider was summoned in 1827 to answer two pleas of debt to Coffman, the first plea amounting to less than $30 and the second to less than $10.
Tennessee State Department of Education Eras:
     Expansion and Reform (1801-1861)
Collection: Hamblen County Archives
Contributing Institution: Hamblen County Archives
URL: http://idserver.utk.edu/?id=200800000003506
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Title: Osborn Goad in Maury County to the church at Knob Creek when in cession [sic]
Author : Osborn Goad
Date Created: 1849-06-30
Abstract: A written prayer/confession dated June 30, 1849, by Osborn Goad in Maury County, Tennessee to "the church at Knob creek when in cession [sic]." In the beginning, Goad confesses to using harsh language, making false statements about others, and towards the end, Goad allows that he will be "governed" by the church, wishes for spring to come and ends by asking for a blessing for the church.
Tennessee State Department of Education Eras:
     Expansion and Reform (1801-1861)
Collection: General Records
Contributing Institution: Maury County Archives
URL: http://idserver.utk.edu/?id=200800000001296
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Title: Notice of Ramsey`s medical services
Printer : P. Carey
Associated name : James Gettys McGready Ramsey, 1797-1884
Date Created: 1820-08-28
Abstract: A notice indicating that Doctor Ramsey offers his professional services to the citizens of Knoxville and adjacent areas. Provides his shops location and notes that he has just received a full supply of medicines from Baltimore.
Tennessee State Department of Education Eras:
     Expansion and Reform (1801-1861)
Collection: James Gettys McGready Ramsey Papers, 1790-1912
Contributing Institution: University of Tennessee Special Collections Library
URL: http://idserver.utk.edu/?id=200800000001015
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Title: Liddy, P. in Fort Cass, Tennessee to Lenoir, W.A.
Author : P. Liddy
Recipient : W. A. Lenoir
Date Created: 1838-05-28
Abstract: Letter written on behalf of Lt. Hoskins regarding submission of returns and requisitions. Also discusses provisions and the need to inform Lt. Hoskins in a timely fashion when more supplies are needed.
Tennessee State Department of Education Eras:
     Expansion and Reform (1801-1861)
Collection: Lenoir Family Papers
Contributing Institution: University of Tennessee Special Collections Library
URL: http://idserver.utk.edu/?id=200800000001358
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