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Database: Volunteer Voices: The Growth of Democracy in Tennessee
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Title: 1833 Aug. 18, Mouth of Poplar Creek [to] Geo[rge] L. Welcker, W[est] Point, New York
Author : Charles F. Welcker
Recipient : George L. Welcker
Date Created: 1833-08-18
Abstract: The following document is a letter dated August 18, 1833, written by Charles F. Welcker in East Tennessee to his brother George L. Welcker in West Point, New York. Charles writes to inform his brother of the latest news from home, including the results of recent elections and an update on the well-being of friends and family.
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=200800000002947
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Title: Charles H. Howland in Washington, D.C. to Gen. John Eaton in Nashville, TN
Author : Charles H. Howland
Recipient : John Eaton, 1829-1906
Date Created: 1868-03-11
Abstract: Discussion of his struggle to have a bill approved by Congress and his probable need of Eaton`s presence in Washington to help push the bill through. References to the recent New Hampshire election and the growing number of rebels in Washington.
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=200800000001103
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Title: Cross of Liberty and Peace
Author : Charles P. Simonton
Date Created: 1919 - 1945
Abstract: A poem written by Charles Pressley Simonton of Covington, Tennessee. He often wrote poems on political themes and sent them to politicians, magazines, and friends. Simonton was County Clerk of Tipton County and also served as a Democratic senator in the Tennessee General Assembly from 1925-1927.
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=200800000000813
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Title: Poem by Charles Simonton dedicated to Woodrow Wilson
Author : Charles P. Simonton
Date Created: 1918-11-08
Abstract: Simonton wrote poetry about current political issues, and frequently sent those poems to friends and magazines. This poem is dedicated to Woodrow Wilson.
Tennessee State Department of Education Eras:
     The Emergence of Modern America (1890-1930)
Collection: Charles P. Simonton Papers
Contributing Institution: University of Memphis Special Collections
URL: http://idserver.utk.edu/?id=200800000001669
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Title: Charles T. Adams in Chicago, IL to John Eaton, Jr. in Washington, D.C.
Author : Charles T. Adams
Recipient : John Eaton, 1829-1906
Date Created: 1870-01-28
Abstract: Expresses happiness at Grant`s nomination of Eaton as Commissioner of Education and does not doubt that Congress will approve it. Offers himself as a candidate for any appointment which Eaton may have power to make. Has been forced to leave his job as principal in Nashville because of his Northern background. Reminds Eaton that the writer was educated at Dartmouth and fought for the Union.
Tennessee State Department of Education Eras:
     Civil War and Reconstruction (1850-1877)
Collection: John Eaton Correspondence
Contributing Institution: Special Collections, Hoskins Library, University of Tennessee
URL: http://idserver.utk.edu/?id=200700000001703
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Title: Chas. H. Howland in Washington, D.C. to Gen. John Eaton in Nashville, TN
Author : Chas. H. Howland
Recipient : John Eaton, 1829-1906
Date Created: 1868-05-30
Abstract: Reports that the Arkansas Bill will probably be passed by Congress within a few days, and it is hoped that their bill can then be introduced. Believes that the Radical wing of the Republican Party feels that it has been betrayed by the more Conservative faction. Voices surprise that Eaton is not in Washington at a time when his influence is needed.
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=200700000001759
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Title: Church Howe in Nashville, Tennessee to O.P. Temple in Knoxville, Tennessee
Author : Church Howe
Recipient : Oliver Perry Temple, 1820-1907
Date Created: 1884-10-21
Abstract: Howe asks for Temple`s help and advice in making Tennessee vote Republican. Howe specifically wants "active work and liberal support of and contributions to local committees and campaign organizations...to bring out the individual voter."
Tennessee State Department of Education Eras:
     The Development of the Industrial United States (1870-1900)
Collection: The O.P. Temple Papers, 1832-
Contributing Institution: University of Tennessee Special Collections Library
URL: http://idserver.utk.edu/?id=200700000002495
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Title: Pictorial Review, Civilian Conservation Corps, District C, Company 3468, TENN. TVA-36
Creator : Civilian Conservation Corps
Date Created: 1940
Abstract: This is a yearbook of the Company 3468, TENN. TVA-36 in District C of the Civilian Conservation Corps. The front part of the yearbook is the same as in other yearbooks of the District, but the back pages contain photos and information pertaining to this particular company. There are images of District C company projects such as a model home constructed by TVA-44 in Lawrenceburg, Tennessee. A short company history accompanies group photographs of the C.C.C. workers and officers. There are also several photographs of the camp itself, as well as activities of the C.C.C. enrollees, including woodworking and arithmetic classes, dances, and photos of "camp characters" like the Best Sport, Best Worker, Best Athlete, Most Popular and Chow Hound.
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=200700000001490
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Title: For Honesty Decency and Morality, Vote for Frank Clement for Governor
Author : Clement, Frank
Date Created: 1952
Abstract: This is a small campaign card for Frank Clement`s 1952 campaign for Governor of Tennessee. One side states that "A vote for Frank Clement is a vote for clean government." The other proclaims that "For Honesty Decency and Morality, Vote Frank Clement for Governor, Democratic Primary, August 7, 1952." There is an oval photograph of Clement on both sides of the card.
Tennessee State Department of Education Eras:
     Contemporary United States (1968-present)
Collection: Walter King Hoover Collection
Contributing Institution: Albert Gore Research Center
URL: http://idserver.utk.edu/?id=200700000002538
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Title: Fargason Flour Company
Photographer : Clifford Hoyte Poland
Date Created: 1933
Abstract: An exhibit at the Mid-South Fair in Memphis, Tennessee. The stand belongs to the Fargason Company and is displaying Fargo brand flower. There is an National Recovery Administration (NRA) Blue Eagle sign on the wall indicating that they are in compliance with the Federal Government. The text beneath it reads "We are proud to display Roosevelt's badge of honor."
Tennessee State Department of Education Eras:
     The Great Depression and World War II (1929-1945)
Collection: Memphis and Shelby County Room Photographic Collection
Contributing Institution: Memphis Public Library
URL: http://idserver.utk.edu/?id=200800000000218
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Title: Fisk, Clinton B. in Nashville, TN to Gov. William G. Brownlow in Knoxville, TN
Author : Clinton B. Fisk, 1828-1890
Date Created: 1866-08-11
Abstract: Says General Thomas will stay Dept. commander and that Stone is to go to New Orleans. Discusses Brownlow`s belief that the war is about to resume again. Marked private.
Tennessee State Department of Education Eras:
     Civil War and Reconstruction (1850-1877)
Collection: William G. Brownlow Papers
Contributing Institution: University of Tennessee Special Collections Library
URL: http://idserver.utk.edu/?id=200700000001797
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Title: Letter to Charles Coffin in Greenville, TN
Author : Coffin
Recipient : Charles Coffin, 1775-1853
Date Created: 1813-04-28
Abstract: In this letter the writer, Charles Coffin`s brother, discusses the possible dissolution of the Union, American politics, African-Americans and a possible Civil War. he also brings Napolean and the European nations, Peter the Czar, and representative government into the discussion. Towards the end of the letter he writes news of family and friends.
Tennessee State Department of Education Eras:
     Expansion and Reform (1801-1861)
Collection: Coffin Papers
Contributing Institution: C. M. McClung Historical Collection
URL: http://idserver.utk.edu/?id=200800000001268
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Title: 1838 Sep. 18, Coosawattee District, The United States to Ratting Gourd
Signer : Collins McDonald
Associated name : Ratting Gourd
Date Created: 1838-09-18
Abstract: This document is a Spoliation claim made September 18,1838, and signed by Collins McDonald, agent to the Cherokee Indians. The claim was for Ratting Gourd of the Coosawatee District. It lists his property, and its worth, that he lost due to the removal of the Cherokee Indians by 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=200800000003065
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Title: American Loyalty
Compiler : Committee on Public Information
Date Created: 1917-08
Abstract: Booklet #6 in the War Information Series published the Committee on Public Information during WWI. This booklet consists of essays by "citizens of German descent" arguing that German-American citizens must support America during the war.
Tennessee State Department of Education Eras:
     The Emergence of Modern America (1890-1930)
Collection: Charles P. Simonton Papers
Contributing Institution: University of Memphis Special Collections
URL: http://idserver.utk.edu/?id=200700000002674
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Title: D.A. Dorsey in Washington, D.C. to O.P. Temple in Knoxville, Tennessee
Attributed name : D. A. Dorsey
Associated name : Oliver Perry Temple, 1820-1907
Date Created: 1882-01-14
Abstract: Asking for information as to whether Pittender turned state`s evidence in trial of "Engine thieves" executed as spies in Knoxville; wants copy of Temple`s argument in their defense.
Tennessee State Department of Education Eras:
     The Development of the Industrial United States (1870-1900)
Collection: The O.P. Temple Papers, 1832-
Contributing Institution: University of Tennessee Special Collections Library
URL: http://idserver.utk.edu/?id=200700000002464
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Title: D.A. Nunn in Washington, D.C. to Gen. John Eaton in Nashville, TN
Author : D. A. Nunn
Recipient : John Eaton, 1829-1906
Date Created: 1868-04-17
Abstract: Reviews the proposition made by the Eatons that Smith give Nunn a clear field for re-election in 1868 if Nunn agrees to support Smith for the office in 1870. Firmly refuses to comply but expresses good will toward Smith.
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=200800000001112
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Title: D.A. Nunn in Brownsville, TN to Gen. John Eaton, Jr. in Nashville, TN
Author : D. A. Nunn
Date Created: 1868-08-24
Abstract: Claims that there is nothing more to be said on an unspecified matter. Expresses the belief that the writer can carry the county by a great majority if General Smith will give him a clear field and if the governor is empowered to use the militia during the election.
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=200700000001772
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Title: D.A. Nunn in Washington, D.C. to Gen. John Eaton in Nashville, TN
Author : D. A. Nunn
Date Created: 1868-07-14
Abstract: Notes that the writer is accused by one group of being a friend of the Eatons and by Lewis, of being a friend of Beaumont`s. Clarifies the writer`s position by stating that he is a friend to all Republicans and that Lewis can support whomever he feels best suited for nomination for Congress.
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=200700000001763
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Title: Lord, D.E. in Edgefield, Tennessee to Prosser, W.F. in Washington, D.C.
Author : D. E. Lord
Recipient : John Eaton, 1829-1906
Date Created: 1870-10-18
Abstract: Affidavit stating that H.W. Hasslock, recently appointed gauger by Prosser, is an active rebel Democrat and a drunkard. Gives example of Hasslock`s behavior and urges his removal from office.
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=200800000001098
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Title: Letter from D.L. Chandler to General H.H. Thomas
Author : D. L. Chandler
Recipient : H. H. Thomas
Date Created: 1867-05-21
Abstract: Letter dated May 21, 1867 from D.L. Chandler to General H.H. Thomas. On the letterhead of the "Office of Superintendent Metropolitan Police." Says that Colonel Beaumont was answering one portion of General Thomas`s letter and he the other. States the suspected murderer of Wilson is Thomas W. Knowlton and describes him. Discusses the registration of the voters for the upcoming elections. Says that by polling day there should be 5,500 blacks and 3,200 whites registered, which should give a majority at the poll of 2,500. States that Colonel Stokes made a good impression, "although he has not the tricks of the politician to such a degree as Etheridge...Etheridge gets the shouts and yells, while Stokes carries the votes." Says that the "work at Bartlett`s Station produced good fruit," with the result that 300 blacks were registered. "The meeting was the first one we had had in that vicinity and stirred the darky mind wonderfully..." Says that the party is in good spirits. Wishes that Stokes was less defensive with Etheridge. Urges that he attack him continuously.
Tennessee State Department of Education Eras:
     Civil War and Reconstruction (1850-1877)
Collection: William G. Brownlow Papers
Contributing Institution: University of Tennessee Special Collections Library
URL: http://idserver.utk.edu/?id=200700000001795
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Title: Nelson, D.R. in Loudon, Tennessee to Temple, O.P. in Knoxville, Tennessee
Author : D. R. Nelson
Recipient : Oliver Perry Temple, 1820-1907
Date Created: 1881-10-22
Abstract: Congratulations on confirmation as Postmaster. Discusses removal of Bill Rule and Nelson tells Temple to tell Houk "not to sheath his sword" until the "head of Chaimbers falls."
Tennessee State Department of Education Eras:
     The Development of the Industrial United States (1870-1900)
Collection: The O.P. Temple Papers, 1832-
Contributing Institution: University of Tennessee Special Collections Library
URL: http://idserver.utk.edu/?id=200800000000762
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Title: D.P. Jenkins in Seattle, Washington to the Hon. O.P. Temple in Knoxville, Tennessee
Author : D.P. Jenkins
Recipient : Oliver Perry Temple, 1820-1907
Date Created: 1877-10-16
Abstract: Jenkins discusses "potential vacancies on "our judicial branch." He says that Temple`s chances are good if an application with recommendations is on file. Jenkins asks if Temple`s friends in Washington can help him to be appointeed as Collector of Customs in the Puget Sound area.
Tennessee State Department of Education Eras:
     The Development of the Industrial United States (1870-1900)
Collection: The O.P. Temple Papers, 1832-1909
Contributing Institution: University of Tennessee Special Collections Library
URL: http://idserver.utk.edu/?id=200800000003453
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Title: D.R. Nelson in Loudon, Tennessee to O.P. Temple in Knoxville, Tennessee
Author : D.R. Nelson
Date Created: 1877-02-23
Abstract: In this letter, Nelson refers to possible political appointments if Hayes is elected President of the United States. Nelson specifically discusses the possible appointment of Major Turner.
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=200800000002778
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Title: D.A. Dorsey in Kearney, Nebraska to O.P. Temple in Knoxville, Tennessee
Author : Daniel A. Dorsey
Recipient : Oliver Perry Temple, 1820-1907
Date Created: 1886-12-10
Abstract: D.A. Dorsey, a soldier in the 33rd Ohio Infantry during the Civil War, writes to O.P. Temple discussing the South`s interest in the Civil War engagement of 1862 which came to be known as the Mitchel Raid, Andrews` Raid, the Great Locomotive Chase, and the Chattanooga Railroad Expedition. Dorsey, a Union survivor of the raid, is planning a trip to South to speak on the event. In Dorsey`s postscript he says that he has a "warm feeling for the southern people, prompted to some extent...that my parents were Virginians."
Tennessee State Department of Education Eras:
     Civil War and Reconstruction (1850-1877)
Collection: The O.P. Temple Papers, 1832-
Contributing Institution: University of Tennessee Special Collections Library
URL: http://idserver.utk.edu/?id=200700000002489
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Title: Administrator Bond
Creator : Daniel Kennedy
Date Created: 1786-11
Abstract: Administrator Bond that binds Richard Manning and Anne Clien "unto John Sevier, Esq. Governor and Commander in Chief for the time being of the State afresaid" to make "a true and perfect Inventory" regarding the estate of Andrew Clien in Greene County, State of Franklin.
Tennessee State Department of Education Eras:
     Revolution and the New Nation (1754-1820)
Collection: State of Franklin Documents, 1783-1787
Contributing Institution: C. M. McClung Historical Collection
URL: http://idserver.utk.edu/?id=200800000001245
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