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Database: Volunteer Voices: The Growth of Democracy in Tennessee
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Title: 1846 Aug. 28 [to] Mrs. William R. Caswell
Author : William R. Caswell
Recipient : Elizabeth C. Caswell
Date Created: 1846-08-28
Abstract: This document is a letter dated August 28, 1846 from William Caswell to his wife in Jefferson County, Tennessee. Caswell served during the Mexican-American War and was part of the Tennessee volunteers. In this letter Caswell writes news of illness in the camp near Carmango, Mexico.
Tennessee State Department of Education Eras:
     Expansion and Reform (1801-1861)
Collection: William Richard Caswell Papers
Contributing Institution: C. M. McClung Historical Collection
URL: http://idserver.utk.edu/?id=200800000003001
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Title: 1846 Jul. 22 [to] Benjamin McCulloch
Author : William R. Caswell
Recipient : Benjamin McCulloch
Date Created: 1846-07-22
Abstract: This document is a letter dated July 22, 1846 from Captain William Caswell to his father, Benjamin McCulloch of Murfreesboro Tennessee. Caswell wrote from aboard the Steamship Champion on his wait to fight as one of the Tennessee volunteers in the Mexican-American War.
Tennessee State Department of Education Eras:
     Expansion and Reform (1801-1861)
Collection: William Richard Caswell Papers
Contributing Institution: C. M. McClung Historical Collection
URL: http://idserver.utk.edu/?id=200800000003003
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Title: 1829 Apr. 10 [between] William R. Cockeran and Samuel Houston
Signer : William R. Cockeran
Signer : Samuel Houston
Date Created: 1829-04-10
Abstract: This document is a license dated April 10, 1829 allowing William R. Cockeran to operate an Ordinary within his home in Tennessee, authorized by Samuel Houston, Governor of Tennessee.
Tennessee State Department of Education Eras:
     Expansion and Reform (1801-1861)
Collection: Tennessee State Library, Miscellaneous documents
Contributing Institution: Tennessee State Library and Archives
URL: http://idserver.utk.edu/?id=200800000002938
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Title: Santa Anna's March
Arranger : William Ratel
Date Created: 1847
Abstract: This piano forte composition is supposed to be a duplication of the march "As played by the Bands of the Mexican Army On the field of Buena Vista, the night previous to the battle." "NB. This beautiful air was brought on by some Kentucky Volunteers having heard it played by the Mexican Bands at Buena Vista while on sentry duty."
Tennessee State Department of Education Eras:
     Expansion and Reform (1801-1861)
Collection: James K. Polk Sheet Music Collection
Contributing Institution: Center for Popular Music
URL: http://idserver.utk.edu/?id=200800000001483
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Title: 1838 April 18, Cherokee Agency East
Complainant : William Reid
Date Created: 1838-04-18
Abstract: This document is a sworn statement given by William Reid regarding six head of cattle killed by white men in November of 1823. Reid requests 72.00 dollars in compensation from the United States Government.
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=200800000003099
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Title: 1842 Aug. 6 [to] Mrs. William R. Caswell, Elizabethton, Tenn.
Author : William Richard Caswell
Recipient : E.C. Caswell
Date Created: 1842-08-06
Abstract: This document is a letter dated August 8, 1842 from William R. Caswell in Elizabethton, TN to his wife in Knoxville. Caswell writes about his travels through East Tennessee and about their financial woes.
Tennessee State Department of Education Eras:
     Expansion and Reform (1801-1861)
Collection: William Richard Caswell Papers
Contributing Institution: C. M. McClung Historical Collection
URL: http://idserver.utk.edu/?id=200800000002996
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Title: 1847 Mar. 27 [to] Mrs. William R. Caswell, Russelville, Tennessee
Author : William Richard Caswell
Recipient : E.C. Caswell
Date Created: 1847-03-27
Abstract: This document is a letter written by William Richard Caswell to his wife from Vera Cruz, Mexico during the Mexican-American War. Caswell explains that the take over of Vera Cruz was victorious for the Americans and that his wife should hear from intelligence soon.
Tennessee State Department of Education Eras:
     Expansion and Reform (1801-1861)
Collection: William Richard Caswell Papers
Contributing Institution: C. M. McClung Historical Collection
URL: http://idserver.utk.edu/?id=200800000002993
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Title: 1832 Sept. 5 [to] Mr. Gillespie
Author : William Richard Caswell
Recipient : Gillespie
Date Created: 1832-09-05
Abstract: This document is a letter dated September 5, 1832, written by William Richard Caswell to one Mr. Gillespie. The letter discusses possible candidates for the Senate.
Tennessee State Department of Education Eras:
     Expansion and Reform (1801-1861)
Collection: William Richard Caswell Papers
Contributing Institution: C. M. McClung Historical Collection
URL: http://idserver.utk.edu/?id=200800000002987
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Title: 1846 Oct. 10 [to] Mrs. W[illia]m R. Caswell
Author : William Richard Caswell
Recipient : E.C. Caswell
Date Created: 1846-10-10
Abstract: This document is a letter written by Captain William Richard Caswell to his wife on October 10, 1846. Captain Caswell was a volunteer from Tennessee who served in the Mexican-American War. In the letter, Caswell expresses his unhappiness that his wife has not written to him in a while, in addition to his concern for her and their family`s health. Caswell also discusses events going on in the war and the character of the other soldiers stationed with him. He concludes the letter by expressing his, as well as another soldier`s, interest in learning to speak Spanish in order to understand what is being said around him.
Tennessee State Department of Education Eras:
     Expansion and Reform (1801-1861)
Collection: William Richard Caswell Papers
Contributing Institution: C. M. McClung Historical Collection
URL: http://idserver.utk.edu/?id=200800000002995
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Title: Journal entry 1846 Nov. 22
Author : William Richard Caswell
Date Created: 1846-11-22
Abstract: This document is a journal entry written November 22, 1846 by Captain William Richard Caswell. Caswell kept a journal during his service in the Mexican-American War. He comments in this entry that the Tennessee Regiment of Cavalry is strong in numbers and in health, and says that their doctor, a man named Robards, is to thank for this.
Tennessee State Department of Education Eras:
     Expansion and Reform (1801-1861)
Collection: William Richard Caswell Papers
Contributing Institution: C. M. McClung Historical Collection
URL: http://idserver.utk.edu/?id=200800000002994
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Title: [Letter] 1838 May 1, Brownsville [to] Edmund Taylor?
Author : William Smith
Recipient : Edmund Taylor
Date Created: 1838-05-01
Abstract: This document is a letter written from William M. Smith, possibly to Edmund Taylor, on May 1, 1838. In the letter, Smith discusses social events such as marriages and a death, his cotton not being injured by frost, and gives thanks to the letter`s recipient for a loan that he might give to Smith.
Tennessee State Department of Education Eras:
     Expansion and Reform (1801-1861)
Collection: Taylor Family of Fayette County, Tennessee Letters
Contributing Institution: University of Memphis Special Collections
URL: http://idserver.utk.edu/?id=200800000003201
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Title: 1838 Oct. 5, Cherokee Agency
Client : William Smith
Associated name : D. M. Foreman
Date Created: 1838-10-05
Abstract: This document, dated October 5, 1838, is a petition from William Smith, Sally Bank, Cut Bread, Big Ratlinggoard, The Bank, and Laugh at Mush. The petition concerns the proceeds and net income of a Turnpike and main gate on the road from the Head of Coosa to Alabama. The petition also discusses the fact that when the laws of Alabama were extended to cover a portion of the Cherokee country, these petitioners were dispossessed of ownership of the Turnpike and main gate.
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=200800000003100
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Title: Bill for keeping Henry Trent in the Maury County jail, 1835
Author : William Vorhies
Date Created: 1835-0507
Abstract: This document is a bill which shows the cost of keeping Henry Trent in the Maury County jail from November 4, 1834 until May 5, 1835. For this period of 182 days, at 37 1/2 cents per day, the cost was $69.25 - $68.25 + $1.00 for the turnkey.
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=200800000001295
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Title: State of Tennessee Grant to John Reynolds No. 4003 for 300 Acres
Signer : Willie Blount
Date Created: 1813-05-27
Abstract: This document is titled, "State of Tennessee Grant to John Reynolds No. 4003 for 300 Acres". It is a land grant that describes the end points of the boundries of the property by specific trees. ( "a large Black Walnut", "a large Elm") Below Reynolds Grant is a will from James Read to his son Samuel Read, giving Samuel Read his father`s land and properties. On the reverse side is a copy of a letter from James Madison announcing the act of Congress that athorized the Commission and the land from whence Reynolds land grant came.
Tennessee State Department of Education Eras:
     Expansion and Reform (1801-1861)
Collection: Historical County Records
Contributing Institution: Giles County Archives
URL: http://idserver.utk.edu/?id=200800000002776
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Title: Orders No. 25, 1838 May 17, Eastern Division, Cherokee Agency, Ten[nessee]
Signer : Winfield Scott
Signer : W. J. Wirth
Date Created: 1838-05-17
Abstract: The following document is a Military Order issued on May 17, 1838, by General Winfield Scott, federal officer in charge of Cherokee removal. Scott issued, on the authority of President Andrew Jackson, the order for federal troops to enforce the removal of all the Cherokee remaining east of the Mississippi River, according to the terms of the Treaty of New Echota, signed by a Cherokee minority in 1835. Scott divided the Cherokee Nation into three military districts in order to facilitate a speedy evacuation. The orders of President Jackson and General Scott began what was to be called the Trail of Tears, in which 15,000-20,000 Cherokee were exiled to Indian Territory in present-day Oklahoma. An estimated one-fifth died during the whole of the journey, which lasted until the spring of 1839.
Tennessee State Department of Education Eras:
     Expansion and Reform (1801-1861)
Collection: Tennessee State Library, Miscellaneous documents
Contributing Institution: Tennessee State Library and Archives
URL: http://idserver.utk.edu/?id=200800000002939
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Title: The Importance of a Liberal Education for Woman
Speaker : WM T Hamilton
Publisher : J.G. Cisco
Date Created: 1878-01-16
Abstract: A speech given before the Teacher`s Institute at Jackson, Tennessee. The speech discuss what type of education is proper for a woman without ruining her for her domestic duties. Published by J.G. Cisco of Jackson, Tennessee.
Tennessee State Department of Education Eras:
     Expansion and Reform (1801-1861)
Collection: The Amos Blanch Jones Collection
Contributing Institution: Lambuth University
URL: http://idserver.utk.edu/?id=200800000001038
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Title: State of Tennessee vs. Wyatt Collilns
Defendant : Wyatt Collins
Date Created: 1846
Abstract: Charges, subpoenas, and case notes involving Tennessee v. Collins, dealing with illegal voting.
Tennessee State Department of Education Eras:
     Expansion and Reform (1801-1861)
Collection: Hawkins County Archives
Contributing Institution: Hawkins County Archives
URL: http://idserver.utk.edu/?id=200800000002827
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Title: Scholastic Population, District No. 7, White County, Tennessee
Author; Signer : Z. Hitchcock
Author; Signer : James W. Rhea
Author; Signer : John T. Duncan
Date Created: 1857
Abstract: A list of the number of children in White County, TN, District No. 7 in the year 1857, who are over six and under twenty-one years of age. The list includes fifty seven family names, among them E. Pennington, Jefferson Spears, and Lewis Howell. The number of children in those different families ranges from one to seven. The signatures of Z. Hitchcock, James W. Rhea, and John T. Duncan appear on the list.
Tennessee State Department of Education Eras:
     Expansion and Reform (1801-1861)
Collection: County Records
Contributing Institution: White County Archives
URL: http://idserver.utk.edu/?id=200800000003502
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Title: Amos Wesley Jones
Photographer : McClintock and Harper
Date Created: 1853 - 1892
Abstract: A president of Memphis Conference Female Institute in Jackson, Tennessee, from 1853-1878, and 1880-1892.
Tennessee State Department of Education Eras:
     Expansion and Reform (1801-1861)
Collection: The Amos Wesley Jones collection
Contributing Institution: Lambuth University
URL: http://idserver.utk.edu/?id=200700000001354
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Title: Article of contract
Attributed name : United States Postmaster General
Date Created: 1856-11-12
Abstract: Appointment of J.F. Kent, S.W. Ficklin and W.H. Peyton for transportation of mail to Bulls Gap, Bay Mount, Gustavus, Fair Plains, Greenville, Henderon`s Mills, Rheatown, Leesburg, Jonesboro, Boon`s Creek and Hilton to Blountsville, and back three times a week, using four horse coaches. Their yearly salary was one thousand thirteen dollars. Their appointment was made on November 12, 1856.
Tennessee State Department of Education Eras:
     Expansion and Reform (1801-1861)
Collection: Preamble and Resolutions for the Senate of Tennessee
Contributing Institution: University of Tennessee Special Collections Library
URL: http://idserver.utk.edu/?id=200800000001309
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Title: Certification and license to practice law.
Creator : Knox County Court
Date Created: 1870
Abstract: A certification from the Knox County Courts for T.L. Williams to practice law. The certificate states that as he is twenty-one years old, is a citizen of Knox County, and "of good reputation" that the courts will order him to be certified.
Tennessee State Department of Education Eras:
     Expansion and Reform (1801-1861)
Collection: Charles Coffin Papers
Contributing Institution: C. M. McClung Historical Collection
URL: http://idserver.utk.edu/?id=200800000001265
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Title: Court Records from Vernon, Tennessee
Author : Hickman County Court
Date Created: 1813
Abstract: Court records from Hickman county, Vernon, Tennessee that includes the arrest warrant, remanding one Isaac Schall into the Hickman County Sheriff`s custody, transcript from the Hickman County proceedings, and an order to transfer case to the Maury County Circuit Court.
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=200800000001299
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Title: James Cameron
Publisher : Chattanooga Times newspaper
Date Created: 1856
Abstract: James Cameron was an artist who moved to Chattanooga, Tennessee at the request of Colonel James A. Whiteside. Whiteside gave Cameron a large amount of land in the area that is still known as Cameron Hill.
Tennessee State Department of Education Eras:
     Expansion and Reform (1801-1861)
Collection: Chattanooga Times Collection
Contributing Institution: Chattanooga-Hamilton County Bicentennial Library
URL: http://idserver.utk.edu/?id=200700000001239
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Title: James Hicks vs. Thomas Read
Compiler : Circuit Court of Henry County
Date Created: 1828
Abstract: Lawsuit for the whipping of a slave named "Billy." The slave`s owner, James Hicks, sued a man named Thomas Read for whipping Billy. Read claimed that Billy had tried to slip a saw knife to prisoners in jail and that he had whipped Billy in punishment. Hicks sued Read for $1000 in damages.
Tennessee State Department of Education Eras:
     Expansion and Reform (1801-1861)
Collection: Slave Accounts from Henry County, Tennessee Court Records
Contributing Institution: Henry County Archives
URL: http://idserver.utk.edu/?id=200800000002850
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Title: John Grainger murders Jerry Boach, 1829
Compiler; Scribe : Henry County Circuit Court
Date Created: 1829-12-02
Abstract: Murder case that upon appeal to the state supreme court established self-defense as a legal writ. It`s believed to be the origin of "self-defense" used in the legal system throughout the country today.
Tennessee State Department of Education Eras:
     Expansion and Reform (1801-1861)
Collection: Murder In Henry County
Contributing Institution: Henry County Archives
URL: http://idserver.utk.edu/?id=200800000003510
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