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Database: Volunteer Voices: The Growth of Democracy in Tennessee
Query: vvcat: "A.4"


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Title: Articles from Brownlow`s Knoxville Whig
Editor : W. G. Brownlow
Associated name : Knoxville Whig
Date Created: 1861-02-23
Abstract: These newspaper clippings were written two months before the beginning of the Civil War. Articles include Six of the Market House Voters, which is about 34 men who voted for Secession and states only 4 were slave holders and 30 were oppressed by the General Government; the second clipping appears to be a poem or lyrics and is entitled God Save Our Noble Union, written by H. Clay Preuss; Wants to Purchase a Negro; and Clerk`s Sale advertising sale of town lots and a Negro woman, written by M. L. Hall, Clerk.
Tennessee State Department of Education Eras:
     Expansion and Reform (1801-1861)
Collection: Newspapers and Publications. 9 June 1855-1967
Contributing Institution: Archives of the City of Kingsport
URL: http://idserver.utk.edu/?id=200700000002643
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Title: Stilwell, W.H. in Humboldt, Tennessee to Eaton, Gen. John in Washington, D.C.
Author : W. H. Stilwell
Recipient : John Eaton, 1829-1906
Date Created: 1870-12-22
Abstract: Desires that Eaton and General Smith obtain a place for the writer`s son as a railway postal clerk when the service is extended to lines in Humboldt. Rejoices in the newspaper acclaim of Eaton`s success but regrets that supporters of a national system of education are not pressing the matter in Congress. Bewails the dismal prospect for Negro education in Tennessee, revealing persecutions by the Ku Klux Klan. Believes that Negro education can succeed only if administered by the federal government.
Tennessee State Department of Education Eras:
     Expansion and Reform (1801-1861)
Collection: John Eaton Correspondence, 1865-1905
Contributing Institution: University of Tennessee Special Collections Library
URL: http://idserver.utk.edu/?id=200800000001096
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Title: Photograph of late 18th century to 1838 lidded double weave cane basket from Knox County, Tennessee
Photographer : W. Miles Wright
Date Created: 2000
Abstract: This is a photograph of a late 18th century to 1838 lidded double weave cane basket of Cherokee origin from Knox County, Tennessee.
Tennessee State Department of Education Eras:
     Expansion and Reform (1801-1861)
Collection: Frank H. McClung Museum Photographic Collection
Contributing Institution: Frank H. McClung Museum
URL: http://idserver.utk.edu/?id=200800000002500
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Title: Letter to Gen. Eaton from W.H. Stilwell April 19, 1869
Author : W.H. Stilwell
Recipient : John Eaton, 1829-1906
Date Created: 1869-04-19
Abstract: Stilwell discusses the alarming bitterness again the school law, the lack of confidence in the state, and the groeing impatience of teachers who have not been paid. Queries Eaton as to when payment can be expected and urges the Financial Board not deny the 1868 fund to teachers. Warns that there will be no schools if teachers` salaries are not paid.
Tennessee State Department of Education Eras:
     Expansion and Reform (1801-1861)
Collection: John H. Eaton Jr. Papers, 1865-1881
Contributing Institution: University of Tennessee Special Collections Library
URL: http://idserver.utk.edu/?id=200800000000748
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Title: State of Tennessee vs Peter Blanton and Mary Jane Williams
Scribe; Witness : W.J. Hagler
Recipient : S.W. Cooley
Date Created: 1871-08-23
Abstract: An order to S.W. Cooley, Sheriff of Stewart County, to take Peter Blanton and Mary Jane Williams into custody and make them appear before the Circuit Court in Dover. Blanton and Williams were charged with adultery and 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=200800000002743
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Title: State of Tennessee vs Peter Blanton and Mary Jane Williams, Colored, for Lewdness
Scribe; Witness : W.J. Hagler
Signer : E. Bogard
Date Created: 1871-08-16
Abstract: Grand Jury statement from the case of the State of Tennessee vs Peter Blanton and Mary Jane Williams. Blanton and Williams were found guilty of lewdness, cohabitating together while unmarried. The jurors, including Grand Jury Foreman E. Bogard, signed the document. Clerk W.J. Hagler also signed the document as a witness.
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=200800000002744
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Title: 1843 Nov 1 [of] W[illia]m Henson regarding the Improvements of Rebecca Starritt
Author : W.T. Henson
Date Created: 1843-11-01
Abstract: This document is the sworn statement of William Henson, dated November 1, 1843. Mr. Henson swears that he knew an Indian named Grub who sold land in Union County, Georgia to Rebecca Starritt, formerly Rebecca Henson.
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=200800000003098
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Title: Portrait of Mary Overton attributed to Washington Cooper
Artist; Attributed name : Washington Cooper
Date Created: 1835
Abstract: This is a portrait of Mary Overton attributed to Washington Cooper. Mary Overton lived at Travellers Rest from 1820 to 1862.
Tennessee State Department of Education Eras:
     Expansion and Reform (1801-1861)
Collection: Travellers Rest
Contributing Institution: Travellers Rest Plantation and Museum
URL: http://idserver.utk.edu/?id=200800000002108
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Title: Deposition against Nancy Burris by James Tomkins
Creator : Washington County Court
Date Created: 1840
Abstract: Deposition against Nancy Burris by James Tompkins in Washington County, Tennessee court. Tompkins states that Nancy Burris took an item from his home.
Tennessee State Department of Education Eras:
     Expansion and Reform (1801-1861)
Collection: Washington County Court Records
Contributing Institution: Archives of Appalachia- ETSU
URL: http://idserver.utk.edu/?id=200800000000827
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Title: Invitation to a Masonic Ball at the Nashville Inn, 1821
Associated name : Wilkins Tannehill, 1787-1858
Date Created: 1821-12-24
Abstract: This invitation for a Masonic ball on December 27, 1821 is decorated by Masonic symbols. The "managers" of the ball are listed as W. Tannehill, B. McNairy, J. Overton, Sam. Houston, I. Ingram and W. Williams.
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=200700000002607
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Title: Old Sergeant, A Hero of Lookout Mountain
Author : Will S. Hayes
Date Created: 1864
Abstract: This is a song book witht a battle song about a Union sergeant. The image on the front has the American flag rather than the Confederate States flag.
Tennessee State Department of Education Eras:
     Expansion and Reform (1801-1861)
Collection: Kenneth D. Rose Sheet Music Collection
Contributing Institution: Tennessee State Library and Archives
URL: http://idserver.utk.edu/?id=200800000002603
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Title: 1832 Apr. 13, Harnageville, G[eorgi]a [to] Charles F Welcker, Kingston, Tennessee
Author : William A. Love
Recipient : Charles F. Welcker
Date Created: 1832-04-13
Abstract: This document is a letter written by William A. Love in Harnageville, GA to Charles F. Welcker in Kingston, dated April 13, 1832. Love writes the letter to his friend to update him on the situation in regards to Cherokee land. Love also writes at length on religious matters.
Tennessee State Department of Education Eras:
     Expansion and Reform (1801-1861)
Collection: Charles Freeling Welcker Papers
Contributing Institution: C. M. McClung Historical Collection
URL: http://idserver.utk.edu/?id=200800000002920
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Title: Land grant to William B. Lenoir
Associated name : State of Tennessee
Associated name : William B. Lenoir
Date Created: 1828-07-06
Abstract: 2 tifs. A land grant from the state of Tennessee to William B. Lenoir filed in the Hiwassee District while Sam Houston was governor of the state. The one hundred and sixty acres of land was located in Monroe County, Tennessee. The grant was presented on November 8, 1823, and it was witnessed on July 6, 1828 by the Governor`s secretary Daniel Graham. The grant gives title of the tract in Monroe County to Lenoir. It was sealed by the court as well. Lenoir was a prominent military major who received 5,000 acres of land as part of his inheritance from his father. He developed plantations in Tennessee, and when he died in 1852 passed his land holdings onto his sons. The land eventually was passed onto Lenoir City, which was incorporated in 1907.
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=200800000003481
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Title: Indenture of land sale between Joshua Jones Henry and wife with William B. Lenoir
Attributed name : State of Tennessee
Associated name : William B. Lenoir
Date Created: 1850-11-13
Abstract: 4 tifs. Two contracts, one excecuted in New York, and the other in North Carolina, giving title of land owned by Joshua Jones Henry to William B. Lenoir. The deeds convey Henry five thousand dollars in exchange for land in Shelby County and the state of Tennessee. One lot is situated on the south side of Madison Street between Mississipi Row and the front alley. The first image is the contract filed in North Carolina, the second the contract filed in New York signed by the commissioner of Tennessee, Moses Maclay. The third image lists the deed as filed in Shelby County in January 1851, and the fourth image also states that the deed was filed in January 1851. Lenoir and his family owned more than 5,000 acres in Tennessee which eventually became Lenoir City.
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=200800000003485
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Title: Land grant to William B. Lenoir
Attributed name : State of Tennessee
Associated name : William B. Lenoir
Date Created: 1836-10-18
Abstract: 3 tifs. A land grant giving one hundred and sixty acres of land in Monroe County, Tennessee to William B. Lenoir by the state of Tennessee via Jacob Ault as "General Enterer the Cirtified copy" (sic). The document is signed by James Bridges, the Register of the Hiwassee district where it was originally recorded. The grant was given under the Governor Newton Cannon. It was sealed by the State. The second image lists the grant as number 3004, for 160 acres in the Hiwassee District. The third image states that James Bridges recorded the grant in his book page 239 on April 24, 1839.
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=200800000003484
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Title: William Lenoir`s deed of slaves given to his children
Creator : William Ballard Lenoir
Date Created: 1825 - 1865
Abstract: Legal indenture of slaves given by William B. Lenoir to his children. The document lists the estimated value of each slave, as well as their names and ages. Almost fifty names are listed including notations of children who are not listed by name.
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=200800000001355
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Title: Deed of Land from William Blair to John Rosin
Creator; Signer : William Blair
Date Created: 1821-02-14
Abstract: Indenture between William Blair of Monroe County, TN and John Rosin of Blount County, TN. In the deed, Blair transfers over one hundred acres of his property to Rosin, who bought the land from Blair for the sum of three hundred dollars. The land had originally been owned by a man named John Miller.
Tennessee State Department of Education Eras:
     Expansion and Reform (1801-1861)
Collection: Monroe County Archives
Contributing Institution: Monroe County Archives
URL: http://idserver.utk.edu/?id=200800000003581
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Title: The Crystal Schottisch
Composer : William Byerly
Date Created: 1853
Abstract: This piece of sheet music is included in a bound volume that once belonged to Miss Nora Gardner, a Tennessee resident. A lithograph of a domed building toped with the American flag is on the cover. In the right upper corner is an inscription written in pencil that reads "Nora E. Gardner Columbia Female College Columbia Tenn."
Tennessee State Department of Education Eras:
     Expansion and Reform (1801-1861)
Collection: Nora Gardner Sheet Music Volumes
Contributing Institution: Center for Popular Music
URL: http://idserver.utk.edu/?id=200800000002554
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Title: Land Grant to James Martin, assignee of Floyd Bostick
Signer : William Carroll
Secretary : Sam G. Smith
Signer : Joseph L. Ewing
Date Created: 1833-03-02
Abstract: Encapsulated for 300 acres. Registered in office of deeds, 2 March 1833.
Tennessee State Department of Education Eras:
     Expansion and Reform (1801-1861)
Collection: County Records
Contributing Institution: Lincoln County Archives
URL: http://idserver.utk.edu/?id=200800000003612
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Title: 1836 Sept. 20, Floyd County, Georgia
Author : William Childers
Date Created: 1836-09-20
Abstract: This document, dated September 20, 1836, is a certified statement made by William Childers concerning the average per day income of a ferry that he ran for several years.
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=200800000003110
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Title: W.C. Dunlap Campaign Advertisement
Attributed name : William Claiborne Dunlap
Date Created: 1825-06-27
Abstract: Appeal of W.C. Dunlap to the voters of Roane and Morgan counties for election to the Tennessee legislature.
Tennessee State Department of Education Eras:
     Expansion and Reform (1801-1861)
Collection: Ephemera Collection
Contributing Institution: University of Tennessee Special Collections Library
URL: http://idserver.utk.edu/?id=200700000001618
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Title: 1820 July 27, State of Tennessee, to the Sheriff of Rhea County
Complainant : William Cochrine
Date Created: 1820-07-27
Abstract: This document, dated July 27, 1820, is a legal claim concerning a legal suit brought against Joseph Tompson by William Cochrine. Tompson was sued by Cochrine over money he owed to Cochrine in the amount of 250.00.
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=200800000003103
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Title: W. D. Abernathy to bond R. P. Curran as Superintendent of Public Instruction
Author; Signer : William D. Abernathy
Author; Signer : Isaac Mason
Author; Signer : Thomas Abernathy
Date Created: 1840-09-07
Abstract: William D. Abernathy, Trustee for Giles County, along with Isaac Mason and Thomas A. Abernathy state that they are bonded to Robert P. Curran, Superintendent of Public Instruction, and his successors to that position for the sum of $4,489.16.
Tennessee State Department of Education Eras:
     Expansion and Reform (1801-1861)
Collection: County Court Records, 1840-1853
Contributing Institution: Giles County Archives
URL: http://idserver.utk.edu/?id=200800000002818
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Title: Alboni Schottisch
Composer : William Dressler, 1826-1914
Lithographer : Sarony & Major
Date Created: 1852
Abstract: Included in a bound volume of sheet music that once belonged to Tennessee resident, Miss Nora Gardner, this piece has an inscription written in pencil on the cover that reads "To Nora from Sis Eugenia." The lithograph on the cover is of a fancily dressed young woman holding a rolled up piece of sheet music.
Tennessee State Department of Education Eras:
     Expansion and Reform (1801-1861)
Collection: Nora Gardner Sheet Music Volumes
Contributing Institution: Center for Popular Music
URL: http://idserver.utk.edu/?id=200800000002562
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Title: List While I Sing To Thee
Arranger : William Dressler
Composer : Stephen C. Massett
Date Created: 1852
Abstract: This piece of sheet music is included in a bound volume that belonged to Tennessee resident, Miss Nora Gardner. It is a serenade arranged for the guitar.
Tennessee State Department of Education Eras:
     Expansion and Reform (1801-1861)
Collection: Nora Gardner Sheet Music Volumes
Contributing Institution: Center for Popular Music
URL: http://idserver.utk.edu/?id=200800000001504
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