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Database: Volunteer Voices: The Growth of Democracy in Tennessee
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Title: H. Clay Evans, 1843-1921
Creator : Chattanooga Times
Date Created: 1881 - 1889
Abstract: "Hon." H. Clay Evans was born in 1843 in Pennsylvania, and moved to Wisconsin with his parents in 1844. He served in the Union Army during the Civil War. After his service he moved to Chattanooga and served two terms as mayor beginning in 1881. Evans helped to organize the public-school system of Chattanooga, and served as the first school commissioner. He was elected to congress in 1889, but was not re-elected. He served as the first Assistant Postmaster General from 1891-1893. After an unsuccessful run for Governor of Tennessee, Evans was appointed Commissioner of Pensions from 1897 to 1902. Evans chose to enter the diplomatic service with an appointment as United States consul general to London, England from that point until 1905. Upon his return, Evans was chosen as commissioner of health and education of Chattanooga in 1911. Evans died in Chattanooga, Tennessee on December 12, 1921.
Tennessee State Department of Education Eras:
     The Development of the Industrial United States (1870-1900)
Collection: Chattanooga Times Portrait Collection
Contributing Institution: Chattanooga-Hamilton County Bicentennial Library
URL: http://idserver.utk.edu/?id=200800000001553
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Title: John A. Hart, 1845-1891
Associated name : Chattanooga Times
Date Created: 1845 - 1891
Abstract: 2 tifs. Two portraits of John A. Hart, 1845 - January 15, 1891. Hart grew up in Ohio, but moved to Montgomery, Alabama in the 1850s. He returned to the north to join the Union Army in 1861. After his service in the United States Civil War, he returned to Montgomery and was elected to the Alabama state senate, where he was the speaker of the senate. Hart invested in several failed railroad ventures, amd moved to Tennessee to begin work at the Chattanooga Times in 1869. When Hart received an inheritance upon his father's death, he invested with John F. Loomis and began the Loomis and Hart Lumber Company in 1875. Hart ran for the mayor of Chattanooga first in 1878 but was unsuccessful. He won the office of mayor in 1881 and served for one year. John A. Hart died on January 15, 1891.
Tennessee State Department of Education Eras:
     Civil War and Reconstruction (1850-1877)
Collection: Chattanooga Times Portrait Collection
Contributing Institution: Chattanooga-Hamilton County Bicentennial Library
URL: http://idserver.utk.edu/?id=200800000001556
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Title: Judge David M. Key, 1824-1900
Owner : Chattanooga Times
Date Created: 1874 - 1900
Abstract: A portrait of Judge David M. Key painted over the same image on a newsprint clipping.
Tennessee State Department of Education Eras:
     The Development of the Industrial United States (1870-1900)
Collection: Chattanooga Times Portrait Collection
Contributing Institution: Chattanooga-Hamilton County Bicentennial Library
URL: http://idserver.utk.edu/?id=200800000001854
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Title: Ku Klux Klan - Plague of Founding - 1-2-165
Photographer : W.M. Cline Co.
Date Created: 1930 - 1950
Abstract: This photograph is titled, "Ku Klux Klan - Plaque of Founding - 1-2-165". It is a picture of the plaque noting the founding of the Ku Klux Klan in Pulaski, Tenn. Plaque reads: Ku Klux Klan organized in this, the law office of Judge Thomas M. Jones, December 24th, 1865. Names of original organizers Calvin E. Jones, John B. Kennedy, Frank O. McCord, John C. Lester, Richard P. Reed, James R. Crowe. Jamie Porter written on back.
Tennessee State Department of Education Eras:
     The Great Depression and World War II (1929-1945)
Collection: Postcard Collection
Contributing Institution: Giles County Historical Society
URL: http://idserver.utk.edu/?id=200800000002271
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Title: League of Women Voters of Kingsport-Sullivan County celebrataes 1939-1977, forty years
Attributed name : League of Women Voters of Kingsport, Sullivan County
Date Created: 1977
Abstract: This pamphlet is a celebration of 40 years of the existence of the League of Women Voters in Kingsport-Sullivan County. The cover dates are from 1939-1977; however, the inclusive dates on the first page of text are 1937-1977. The pamphlet includes a Presidential Roll of Honor; an essay on the organizers written by Lib Taylor, President, 1943-44; Beginnings - Eastern Tennessee by Kate Hincke, President, 1939-1941; Recruiting a President, Clarice Johnson`s Account, President, 1941-1943; and IT HAS MADE A DIFFERENCE IN FORTY YEARS list in Kingsport, in Sullivan County, in Tennessee and in the Nation.
Tennessee State Department of Education Eras:
     Contemporary United States (1968-present)
Collection: Kingsport League of Women Voters, 1947-1994
Contributing Institution: Archives of the City of Kingsport
URL: http://idserver.utk.edu/?id=200700000002633
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Title: Letter from Traffic Manager to Mr. W. C. Kendall
Recipient : Association of American Railroads
Date Created: 1939-03-07
Abstract: Letter from Traffic Manager to Mr. W.C. Kendall, Association of American Railroads regarding the denial of a $40,000 loan to Smoky Mountain Railroad Company on the basis that revenues would decline once the building of roads to the National Smoky Mountain Forest were completed.
Tennessee State Department of Education Eras:
     The Great Depression and World War II (1929-1945)
Collection: Smoky Mountain Railroad Collection
Contributing Institution: University of Tennessee Special Collections Library
URL: http://idserver.utk.edu/?id=200700000001566
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Title: Letter from War Production Board to TN Eastman Corporation
Author : War Production Board, Chemical Division
Recipient : TN Eastman Corporation
Date Created: 1943-04-13
Abstract: A letter from the Chemicals Division of the War Production Board in Washington, D.C. regarding how chimical cord wood can be used for the WWII effort, such as the production of charcoal.
Tennessee State Department of Education Eras:
     The Great Depression and World War II (1929-1945)
Collection: Smoky Mountain Railroad Collection
Contributing Institution: University of Tennessee Special Collections Library
URL: http://idserver.utk.edu/?id=200700000001558
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Title: Map of Bolivar
Creator : Sanborn Map Company
Date Created: 1930-04 - 1934
Abstract: This group of pages is titled, Map of Bolivar". It is a series of maps of Bolivar in Hardeman County, Tennessee. Each map covered a distinct section of town and covered two pages in the book. Communities used these maps for fire department and other planning. Insurance companies relied on them almost without question in deciding insurance contracts for builings and property. Each scanned image represents one page, or half of a map.
Tennessee State Department of Education Eras:
     The Great Depression and World War II (1929-1945)
Collection: History
Contributing Institution: Bolivar-Hardeman County Library
URL: http://idserver.utk.edu/?id=200800000002613
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Title: Members and officers of the House of Representatives, Confederate Congress, 1864-1865
Author : Confederate States of America
Date Created: 1864-1865
Abstract: This four-page typed document lists the members and officers of the House of Representatives of the Second Congress of the Confederate States of America, during the 2nd Session of 1864-1865. The listing includes the post office of record for each person.
Tennessee State Department of Education Eras:
     Civil War and Reconstruction (1850-1877)
Collection: Tennessee Historical Society Miscellaneous Files, 1688-1951
Contributing Institution: Tennessee Historical Society
URL: http://idserver.utk.edu/?id=200700000002603
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Title: Memorial Service on the Death of James A. Garfield, 20th President of the United States
Associated name : Harroun & Bierstadt Artotype
Associated name : Fisk University Jubilee Singers
Date Created: 1881-09-26
Abstract: 4 tifs. A pamphlet presented at the Memorial Services for the death of James Garfield, held at Fredonia, New York on September 26, 1881. The second page lists the order of the services at the Presbyterian church, which included a selection of music by the Fisk University Jubilee Singers, in addition to prayer and speakers. the third page is a biography of Garfield, detailing his birth in 1831, his life as the "most perfect, true and manly man of all our nation`s history," and his assassination on September 19, 1881 when he was 50 years old. The final page is Garfield`s photograph and signature. The photograph was published by Harroun & Bierstadt Artotype.
Tennessee State Department of Education Eras:
     The Development of the Industrial United States (1870-1900)
Collection: Vault
Contributing Institution: Fisk University - Franklin Library, Special Collections
URL: http://idserver.utk.edu/?id=200800000003291
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Title: Menu from 1948 Republican National Convention
Creator : The Bellevue-Stratford Hotel
Date Created: 1948
Abstract: An elephant shaped menu printed for the 1948 Republican National Convention in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. The Bellevue-Stratford Hotel was the Headquarters, Republican National Committee.
Tennessee State Department of Education Eras:
     Postwar United States (1945-1970)
Collection: The Robert R. Church Family Papers
Contributing Institution: University of Memphis Special Collections
URL: http://idserver.utk.edu/?id=200800000001530
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Title: Message from the United States Senate
Attributed name : United States. Congress. Senate
Date Created: 1798-12
Abstract: This document is a copy of the plea filed by counsel on behalf of William Blount regarding Blount`s plea in the High Court of Impeachment, United States vs. William Blount. Blount was the only Senator ever attempted to be impeached. The federal government subsequently determined that they had no legal right to impeach a Senator and set a legal precedent.
Tennessee State Department of Education Eras:
     Revolution and the New Nation (1754-1820)
Collection: William Blount Papers
Contributing Institution: C. M. McClung Historical Collection
URL: http://idserver.utk.edu/?id=200700000001593
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Title: Methodist Ministers Association in Memphis, TN, to E. H. Crump in Washington, D.C.
Author : Methodist Ministers Association
Date Created: 1932-11-29
Abstract: A telegram asking Congressman Crump to vote against the repeal of the 18th amendment.
Tennessee State Department of Education Eras:
     The Great Depression and World War II (1929-1945)
Contributing Institution: Memphis Public Library
URL: http://idserver.utk.edu/?id=200700000001660
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Title: Monument to Sam Davis, Confederate Hero - Pulaski, Tenn. - 1-2-164
Attributed name : Cline Photo
Date Created: 1940 - 1945
Abstract: This photograph is titled, "Monument to Sam Davis, Confederate Hero - Pulaski, Tenn. - 1-2-164". It is a picture of the Sam Davis memorial in Pulaski, Tenn.
Tennessee State Department of Education Eras:
     The Great Depression and World War II (1929-1945)
Collection: Postcard Collection
Contributing Institution: Giles County Historical Society
URL: http://idserver.utk.edu/?id=200800000002270
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Title: Notes of O.P. Temple written in 1892
Author : Temple
Date Created: 1892-09-27
Abstract: Temple writes notes of information for his book on Unionism in East Tennessee.
Tennessee State Department of Education Eras:
     Civil War and Reconstruction (1850-1877)
Collection: The O.P. Temple Papers, 1832-1909
Contributing Institution: University of Tennessee Special Collections Library
URL: http://idserver.utk.edu/?id=200800000003480
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Title: Office of Civilian Defense NewsLetter
Publisher : United States Office of Civilian Defense
Date Created: 1942-05-08
Abstract: This is a newsletter produced by the government during WWII. It provided tips and encouragement for citizens wanting to contribute to the war effort.
Tennessee State Department of Education Eras:
     The Great Depression and World War II (1929-1945)
Collection: Charles P. Simonton Papers
Contributing Institution: University of Memphis Special Collections
URL: http://idserver.utk.edu/?id=200800000003235
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Title: Organization chart of the League of Women Voters
Associated name : League of Women Voters
Date Created: 1968-05
Abstract: This tentative organization chart, dated May 1968, is a visual aid for the League of Women Voters 50th Anniversary Campaign Organization, beginning at the top with the National Board and working downwards to the Local League Solicitors.
Tennessee State Department of Education Eras:
     Contemporary United States (1968-present)
Collection: Kingsport League of Women Voters, 1947-1994
Contributing Institution: Archives of the City of Kingsport
URL: http://idserver.utk.edu/?id=200700000002637
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Title: Ought this man be judge?
Attributed name : Citizens of Kingsport, TN
Date Created: 1958
Abstract: This political broadside advocates against the re-election of Judge S. G. Gilbreath, Jr. Created by a group calling itself "A Group of Citizens Interested In Just and Equal Law Enforcement", the broadside accuses Gilbreath of mistreating citizens and being a raging alcoholic. The group claims to have all statements backed by signed legal affidavits stored "in a safe deposit box at a Kingsport bank."
Tennessee State Department of Education Eras:
     Postwar United States (1945-1970)
Collection: A Group of Citizens Interested in Just and Equal Law Enforcement. Political Broadside Concerning Judge S.G. Gilbreath, Jr.
Contributing Institution: Archives of the City of Kingsport
URL: http://idserver.utk.edu/?id=200700000002642
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Title: Pictorial Review, Civilian Conservation Corps, District C, Company 420, Tenn. SP-12
Creator : Civilian Conservation Corps
Date Created: 1940
Abstract: This is a yearbook of the Company 420, Tenn. SP-12 in District C of the Civilian Conservation Corps in Bristol, Tennessee. This selection from the yearbook only contains the pages which directly pertain to Company 420. There is a history of Company 420, as well as photographs of of the camp facilities and activities, including the mess hall, woodworking shop, canteen, recreation hall and basketball team. There are pictures of the company officers and enrollees. Work projects featured include working on roads, stripping limestone, stone masonry, surveying and equipment maintenance. Another yearbook in this collection, that of Company 3468, TENN. TVA-36, contains additional duplicate pages.
Tennessee State Department of Education Eras:
     The Great Depression and World War II (1929-1945)
Collection: Civilian Conservation Corps, Record Group 93
Contributing Institution: Tennessee State Library and Archives
URL: http://idserver.utk.edu/?id=200700000001491
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Title: Planning for Kingsport
Associated name : Kingsport Municipal Planning Commission
Date Created: 1943-05
Abstract: This document is entitled Planning for Kingsport, Sullivan County, Tennessee, May 1943. Pages 2-4 are text and include Kingsport is a Planned Community; Planning for a City is Never Finished; Kingsport Municipal Planning Commission; Planning for Parks and Recreation Areas; Planning for Traffic; Other Master Plans Will Follow; Planning for the Surrounding Area; Conclusion. Page 5 is entitled Preliminary Master Plan for Major Streets, Parks and Recreation Areas and is a key to the map on Page 6.
Tennessee State Department of Education Eras:
     The Great Depression and World War II (1929-1945)
Collection: Kingsport Municipal Planning Commission. Planning for Kingsport Booklet, May 1943
Contributing Institution: Archives of the City of Kingsport
URL: http://idserver.utk.edu/?id=200700000002644
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Title: Program for the Unofficial Inaugural Ceremonies
Creator : United States Government
Date Created: 1869-03-04
Abstract: Printed program giving the order in which various military units are to appear in the Inaugural parade.
Tennessee State Department of Education Eras:
     Civil War and Reconstruction (1850-1877)
Collection: John Eaton Correspondence, 1865-1905
Contributing Institution: University of Tennessee Special Collections Library
URL: http://idserver.utk.edu/?id=200700000001734
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Title: Program of the 14th annual convention of the Tennessee`s Fireman`s Association
Associated name : Tennessee Firemen`s Association
Date Created: 1947-05
Abstract: This souvenir program commemorates the Fourteenth Annual Convention of the Tennessee Firemen`s Association, May 26-28, 1947, hosted by the Governing Body of Kingsport. On the cover is a fire station with the caption Kingsport, Tennessee, The Industrial City. There is a handwritten note on the top left corner that reads, Donated to Kingsport Archives by Bobby J. Dean, Deputy Fire Chief. Included are pictorial sections of officers of the Tennessee Firemen`s Association, City of Kingsport government officials, and Kingsport Firemen. Also included is a history of Kingsport, some advertisements, and the program for the three-day event.
Tennessee State Department of Education Eras:
     Postwar United States (1945-1970)
Collection: City of Kingsport. Reports on City and Schools, 1947-1967 and 1996-2001.
Contributing Institution: Archives of the City of Kingsport
URL: http://idserver.utk.edu/?id=200700000002640
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Title: Public Speaking
Author : Republican Executive Committee
Date Created: 1882-09-14
Abstract: This is an announcement posted by the Republican Executive Committee listing the place and time of appointments for Hon. L.C. Houk, the regular republican nominee for Congress.
Tennessee State Department of Education Eras:
     The Development of the Industrial United States (1870-1900)
Collection: Ephemera Collection
Contributing Institution: C. M. McClung Historical Collection
URL: http://idserver.utk.edu/?id=200800000003248
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Title: Return of children for the 4th District in Washington County, Tennessee
Creator : Washington County (Tenn.)
Date Created: 1840-07-01
Abstract: Record of number of children under 16 and over 6 in each family in Washington County, Tennessee on July 1st, 1840. Describes how $96.27 given to the county school commissioners by the trustees was spent.
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=200800000000828
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Title: Section 14-B
Distributor : Independent Conservative Political Labor Association
Date Created: 1965
Abstract: This is a flyer from a conservative labor organization in Memphis, TN, protesting the use of Union dues for political purposes. They advocate passage of a bill 14-B which would do away with closed or Union shops.
Tennessee State Department of Education Eras:
     Postwar United States (1945-1970)
Collection: AFL-CIO Memphis Labor Council Papers
Contributing Institution: University of Memphis Special Collections
URL: http://idserver.utk.edu/?id=200800000003230
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