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Database: Volunteer Voices: The Growth of Democracy in Tennessee
Query: vvcat: "D.19"


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Title: Farmers and children posing with a threshing machine and steam engine
Photographer : unknown
Date Created: 1880 - 1920
Abstract: This photograph is titled, "Farmers and children posing with a thresing machine and steam engine". The picture was taken in a field in Washington County, Tennessee.
Tennessee State Department of Education Eras:
     The Emergence of Modern America (1890-1930)
Collection: Washington County-Jonesborough Library
Contributing Institution: Washington County - Jonesborough Library
URL: http://idserver.utk.edu/?id=200800000002216
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Title: The courthouse in Dayton, Tennessee
Printer : unknown
Date Created: 1915 - 1930
Abstract: This postcard shows the Rhea County Courthouse. This was the site of the famous "Scope's Tial" that pitted William Jennings Bryan, speaking on behalf of divine creation, against Clarence Darrow, who defended the Darwinian concept of evolution.
Tennessee State Department of Education Eras:
     The Emergence of Modern America (1890-1930)
Collection: Clyde W. Roddy Public Library
Contributing Institution: Clyde W. Roddy Public Library
URL: http://idserver.utk.edu/?id=200800000002139
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Title: Photograph of assemblage of artifacts, from Overhill Cherokee villages, Tennessee
Photographer : W. Miles Wright
Date Created: 1967
Abstract: This is a photograph of mid-18th century Cherokee artifacts, animal bones, and plant food remains. It is from excavations of Overhill Cherokee Villages which were conducted by the University of Tennessee between 1967 and 1983 as part of the Tellico Archaeological Project. Excavations continued until 1983, and laboratory studies and report preparation continued until 1987. The excavations were conducted in anticipation of the flooding of the Lower Little Tennessee River Valley, in eastern Tennessee, by the Tellico Dam Reservoir. The excavations were conducted under contract with the National Park Service and the Tennessee Valley Authority (TVA).
Tennessee State Department of Education Eras:
     Colonization and Settlement (1585-1763)
Collection: Frank H. McClung Museum Photographic Collection
Contributing Institution: Frank H. McClung Museum
URL: http://idserver.utk.edu/?id=200800000002533
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Title: Aerial photograph showing the former site of Chota and Tanasee, 18th century Cherokee villages
Photographer : Wayne D. Roberts
Date Created: 1967 - 1983
Abstract: This aerial photograph shows the former site of Chota and Tanasee, 18th century Overhill Cherokee villages in the Little Tennessee River Valley. Chota was recognized by Native Americans and European settlers as a powerful social and economic influence and was regarded as the capital of the Cherokee nation. The University of Tennessee conducted excavations of Overhill Cherokee villages between 1967 and 1983 as part of the Tellico Archaeological Project in anticipation of the flooding of the lower Little Tennessee River Valley by the Tellico Dam Reservoir. The excavations were conducted under contract with the National Park Service and the Tennessee Valley Authority (TVA).
Tennessee State Department of Education Eras:
     Contemporary United States (1968-present)
Collection: Frank H. McClung Museum Photographic Collection
Contributing Institution: Frank H. McClung Museum
URL: http://idserver.utk.edu/?id=200800000002524
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Title: When My Great-Grand-Daddy and My Great-Grand-Mammy (Used to Cuddle and Coo in a Cocoanut-Tree)
Composer : Will E. Skidmore
Lyricist : Marshall Walker
Date Created: 1917
Abstract: Sheet music for a song about Darwin's theory of evolution in which the singer is imagining the actions of his/her ancestors while still primates. Part of the Scopes subgroup of the John S. Mitchell Collection.
Tennessee State Department of Education Eras:
     The Emergence of Modern America (1890-1930)
Collection: John S. Mitchell Collection of Tennessee Music
Contributing Institution: Center for Popular Music
URL: http://idserver.utk.edu/?id=200700000001504
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Title: Darwinism in Public Schools
Author : William Jennings Bryan
Date Created: 1923-01
Abstract: This is an article from William Jennings Bryan`s newspaper, The Commoner. It was published in Lincoln, Nebraska, and appears in Vol. 23, No. 1, Whole Number 765. Also stated: William J. Bryan as editor and proprietor. The article argues that it is not fair or Constitutional for Darwinism to be taught in school since, like Catholicism and Protestantism, it is a religion and should be taught in a private Darwinist school.
Tennessee State Department of Education Eras:
     The Emergence of Modern America (1890-1930)
Collection: William Jennings Bryan Artifacts
Contributing Institution: Bryan College
URL: http://idserver.utk.edu/?id=200800000003348
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Title: Alcoa`s Hydroelectric Developments in the Smoky Mountains
Associated name : City of Alcoa, Tennessee
Date Created: 1973-01
Abstract: From the first page of the pamphlet: "This pamphlet was prepared for publication as a part of a tour souvenir book in conjunction with the Sixth International Congress on Large Dams held September 16-19, 1958 in New York City. The Committee sponsored several `study tours` after the conclusion of the New York Congress. One of these tours was through the Southeastern United States and included inspection of certain of Alcoa`s hydroelectric developments as well as the hydroelectric developments of others." This pamphlet contains only the Alcoa portion of the souvenir book and "was prepared for distribution to members of the study tour, other visitors to Alcoa`s hydroelectric plants, and interested company personnel." The pamphlet was first published in February of 1958, reprinted in November 1958, and revised in January of 1973. 3 pages of 31.
Tennessee State Department of Education Eras:
     Postwar United States (1945-1970)
Collection: Blount County Historical Collection
Contributing Institution: Blount County Public Library
URL: http://idserver.utk.edu/?id=200800000003214
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Title: Beginnings of the Space Age: A Resource Unit for the Tenth Grade
Author : Nashville City Schools
Date Created: 1959-08
Abstract: This resource unit prepared by the Nashville City Schools in 1959 provides a fascinating glimpse into scientific thinking at the beginning of the Space Age. There are line drawings of the Vanguard, Sputnik, Atlas and Explorer satellites. There is a discussion of the effect of the launch of Sputnik on the the world, especially in the United States with regard to education, research and development into space exploration. The unit has a drawing about animals launched into space, contains a glossary of terms and a list of resources such as books and magazine articles for teachers. It also includes a list of the Social Studies Steering Committee and the teachers who had used the unit on an experimental basis.
Tennessee State Department of Education Eras:
     Postwar United States (1945-1970)
Collection: Nashville City Schools, 1955-1964, and the Metropolitan Public Schools, 1964-1967, Teaching Materials
Contributing Institution: Tennessee State Library and Archives
URL: http://idserver.utk.edu/?id=200700000001539
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Title: Biology Class, circa 1970
Photographer : Middle Tennessee State University
Date Created: 1970
Abstract: The science department had been divided a decade earlier into two new departments, the Department of Biology, under Dr. John Anon Patten, and the Department of Chemistry and Physics under Dr. James Eldred Wiser. The main science building now bears their names.
Tennessee State Department of Education Eras:
     Contemporary United States (1968-present)
Collection: MTSU News and Public Affairs Photograph Collection
Contributing Institution: Albert Gore Sr. Research Center
URL: http://idserver.utk.edu/?id=200800000002456
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Title: Chemistry Students, 1916-1917
Photographer : Middle Tennessee State University
Date Created: 1917
Abstract: The chemistry laboratory shared the first floor of the west wing in the Administration building with the physical science laboratory.
Tennessee State Department of Education Eras:
     The Emergence of Modern America (1890-1930)
Collection: Alumni Photo Collection
Contributing Institution: Albert Gore Sr. Research Center
URL: http://idserver.utk.edu/?id=200800000002448
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Title: In
Photographer : Middle Tennessee State University
Date Created: 1961
Abstract: This early IBM card reader, sorter, and printer made registration and other administrative duties more efficient. In order to facilitate efficiency, MTSC was organized into a system of school in 1962. In 1991, the University's six schools became colleges. In 1998, the Honors program became the first Honors College in the state.
Tennessee State Department of Education Eras:
     Postwar United States (1945-1970)
Collection: MTSU News and Public Affairs Photograph Collection
Contributing Institution: Albert Gore Sr. Research Center
URL: http://idserver.utk.edu/?id=200800000002455
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Title: Mining at the Dayton Coal and Iron Co.
Attributed name : Dayton Coal and Iron Co.
Date Created: 1900
Abstract: This photograph is titled, "Mining at the Dayton Coal and Iron Co," Please note the woman in the white dress,likely an uncommon sight at the mine. In conjunction with the Southern Railway ,the Dayton Coal and Iron Company employed hundreds of people and fueled population and economic growth of Dayton, Tennessee from the early 1880s until 1918.
Tennessee State Department of Education Eras:
     The Emergence of Modern America (1890-1930)
Collection: Clyde W. Roddy Public Library
Contributing Institution: Clyde W. Roddy Public Library
URL: http://idserver.utk.edu/?id=200800000002078
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Title: Photograph of Willard O. Farmer
Attributed name : Blount County Genealogical and Historical Society
Date Created: 1919
Abstract: Willard O. Farmer (1875-1951), master mechanic of Little River Railroad photographed inside the machine shop of Townsend, Tennessee.
Tennessee State Department of Education Eras:
     The Emergence of Modern America (1890-1930)
Collection: Blount County Historical Collection
Contributing Institution: Blount County Public Library
URL: http://idserver.utk.edu/?id=200800000000295
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Title: Roaring River Home Telephone Stock Certificate
Attributed name : Roaring River Telephone Company
Date Created: 1914-04-01
Abstract: This stock certificate records John A. Swan's purchase of five shares of stock at one dollar each in the Roaring River Telephone Company. The certificate listed the location as Nashville, Tennessee, but this has been crossed out and Cookeville written in its place.
Tennessee State Department of Education Eras:
     The Emergence of Modern America (1890-1930)
Collection: County Records
Contributing Institution: Jackson County Archives
URL: http://idserver.utk.edu/?id=200800000002619
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Title: Senior Class of Polytechnic School in Maryville, Tennessee
Publisher : Polytechnic School
Date Created: 1921
Abstract: This is a senior class photo of the Maryville Polytechnic School, class of 1921. It consists on 30 individual portraits of students in their cap and gown arranged along the shape of a large block-lettered "1921."
Tennessee State Department of Education Eras:
     The Emergence of Modern America (1890-1930)
Collection: Blount County Historical Collection
Contributing Institution: Blount County Public Library
URL: http://idserver.utk.edu/?id=200800000000294
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Title: Shelbyville Telephone Exchange printing plate
Printer of plates : Times Print
Date Created: 1890 - 1930
Abstract: This printing plate is titled, "Shelbyville Telephone Exchange printing plate". This is the first phone listing, in reverse for printing purposes, no date listed.
Tennessee State Department of Education Eras:
     The Emergence of Modern America (1890-1930)
Collection: General Collections
Contributing Institution: Fly Cultural Arts Center
URL: http://idserver.utk.edu/?id=200800000002081
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Title: Tappers ready to plug tap hole at end of tap on No. 1 fusion furnace, Godwin Plant, Maury County, Tennessee
Photographer : Tennessee Valley Authority
Date Created: 1940 - 1950
Abstract: African-American tapper and helper working to plug the hold of the number 1 fusion furnace at the Godwin phosphate plant in Maury County, Tennessee. A professional photograph, with identifying note: WH-20, 601-C.
Tennessee State Department of Education Eras:
     Postwar United States (1945-1970)
Collection: General Records
Contributing Institution: Maury County Archives
URL: http://idserver.utk.edu/?id=200800000000348
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