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Database: Volunteer Voices: The Growth of Democracy in Tennessee
Query: vvcat: "D.8"


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Title: Loose Tobacco Market Report of February 1, 1929, from Clarksville, Tennessee
Assignee : S. Th. Haldimann
Date Created: 1929-02-01
Abstract: This postcard of the loose tobacco market report of February 21, 1929 includes sales for the week, season and last season for Springfield and Clarksville, Tennessee and Hopkinsville, Kentucky. The card was sent by S. Th. Haldimann of Clarksville, Tennessee to Gustav H. Rasch of Bremen, Germany on Feb 4, 1929. On the reverse side, are are interesting examples of stamps and post marks from the time.
Tennessee State Department of Education Eras:
     The Emergence of Modern America (1890-1930)
Collection: Dark Fire Tobacco Collection
Contributing Institution: Customs House Museum and Cultural Center
URL: http://idserver.utk.edu/?id=200800000003332
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Title: 1824 Apr. 19, Washington [to] Mr. John Ross
Author : Sam Houston
Recipient : John Ross
Date Created: 1824-04-19
Abstract: This document is a letter dated April 19, 1824 written by Sam Houston, future governor of Tennessee, to John Ross, future chief of the Cherokee Nation. Houston writes in response to some questions posed by Ross in regards to John Spears, an interpreter for the Cherokee who served as a delegate on behalf of the Arkansas tribe of the Cherokee. There is apparently a controversy involving Lewis Ross over whether or not Spears was entitled to receive a plot of land.
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=200800000003054
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Title: Milligan, Sam in Greeneville, Tennessee to Fain, John in Jonesboro, Tennessee
Author : Sam Milligan
Recipient : John Fain
Date Created: 1866-06-07
Abstract: Letter describing the state of cotton claims and the various legal measures taken to recover the property. Notes that he is awaiting a final decision and will inform Fain when he hears it.
Tennessee State Department of Education Eras:
     Civil War and Reconstruction (1850-1877)
Collection: Rhea Papers
Contributing Institution: University of Tennessee Special Collections Library
URL: http://idserver.utk.edu/?id=200800000001365
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Title: Sandford H. Cohen in Knoxville, Tennessee to the Carolina, Clinchfield, and Ohio Railway in Johnson City, Tennessee
Author : Sandford H. Cohen
Associated name : Carolina, Clinchfield and Ohio Railway
Date Created: 1911-05-18
Abstract: This letter is an appeal to the Carolina, Clinchfield and Ohio Railway to set up an exhibit at the 1911 Appalachian Exposition held in Knoxville. The letter states that nearly 500,000 people attended the previous year in 1910 and would be eclipsed by the Exposition of 1911.
Tennessee State Department of Education Eras:
     The Emergence of Modern America (1890-1930)
Collection: Carolina, Clinchfield, and Ohio Railway Records
Contributing Institution: Archives of Appalachia- ETSU
URL: http://idserver.utk.edu/?id=200700000002628
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Title: 1831 Jan. 17, [to] James Moore King, Murfreesboro, Tennessee
Author : Shubal S. King
Recipient : James Moore King
Date Created: 1831-01-17
Abstract: This is a letter dated January 17, 1831 from Shubal S. King to James M. King. The letter primarily concerns financial transactions, and cotton prices in different states.
Tennessee State Department of Education Eras:
     Expansion and Reform (1801-1861)
Collection: Colonel James Moore King Collection, 1792-1877
Contributing Institution: Albert Gore Sr. Research Center
URL: http://idserver.utk.edu/?id=200800000002894
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Title: Rugby, Morgan county, Tennessee settlement founded October 5th, 1880
Attributed name : Thomas Hughes, 1822-1896
Attributed name : Board of Aid to Land Ownership
Date Created: 1880
Abstract: This pamphlet contains an address by Thomas Hughes, president of the founders of Rugby, Tennessee at the time of Rugby`s founding. Hughes details the philosophy and practices of the English colony, as well as prices for goods and services in the settlement. He also describes the area`s environment and resources. Some of this information is included in the pamphlet`s unique glossary.
Tennessee State Department of Education Eras:
     The Development of the Industrial United States (1870-1900)
Collection: Rare Books Collection
Contributing Institution: University of TennesseeSpecial Collections Library
URL: http://idserver.utk.edu/?id=200700000001620
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Title: Thomas Moore in Alexandria, Louisiana to James King in Rural Rest
Author : Thomas Moore
Recipient : James King
Date Created: 1838-08-16
Abstract: This is a letter dated August 16, 1838 from Thomas Moore to his cousin James King. In the letter Moore highlights some events of daily life in Louisiana as well as hopes and prospects for his crops.
Tennessee State Department of Education Eras:
     Expansion and Reform (1801-1861)
Collection: Colonel James Moore King Collection, 1792-1877
Contributing Institution: Albert Gore Sr. Research Center
URL: http://idserver.utk.edu/?id=200800000002876
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Title: 1835 Mar. 9, Alexandria, Louisiana [to] James King, Murfreesboro, Tennessee
Author : Thomas Moore
Date Created: 1835-03-09
Abstract: This is a letter dated March 9, 1835 from Thomas Moore to his cousin James King. He urges his cousin to resettle in the south, specifically Louisiana, as soon as possible, as land is quickly being bought and land prices are rising.
Tennessee State Department of Education Eras:
     Expansion and Reform (1801-1861)
Collection: Colonel James Moore King Collection, 1792-1877
Contributing Institution: Albert Gore Sr. Research Center
URL: http://idserver.utk.edu/?id=200800000002910
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Title: 1843 Dec. 20 [to] James King
Author : Thomas Moore
Recipient : James M. King
Date Created: 1843-12-20
Abstract: This is a letter dated December 20, 1843 from Thomas Moore to James M. King. In addition to asking King to repent his political sins, Moore reports on the condition of his crops, and plans for future visits.
Tennessee State Department of Education Eras:
     Expansion and Reform (1801-1861)
Collection: Colonel James Moore King Collection, 1792-1877
Contributing Institution: Albert Gore Sr. Research Center
URL: http://idserver.utk.edu/?id=200800000002869
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Title: 1850 Mar. 7 [to] James King
Author : Thomas Moore
Recipient : James King
Date Created: 1850-03-07
Abstract: This is a letter written on March 7, 1850 to James King, from Thomas Moore. Moore discusses his farm and the desire for more slaves for himself and other family members.
Tennessee State Department of Education Eras:
     Expansion and Reform (1801-1861)
Collection: Colonel James Moore King Collection, 1792-1877
Contributing Institution: Albert Gore Sr. Research Center
URL: http://idserver.utk.edu/?id=200800000002867
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Title: 1835 Jul. 10 [to] James King, Murfreesboro, Tennessee
Author : Thomas Moore
Recipient : James Moore King
Date Created: 1835-07-10
Abstract: This is a letter dated July 10, 1835 from Thomas Moore to his cousin James M. King. Moore acknowledges this is the first opportunity has has had to write in some time. He says his son and family are well, but he expresses concern over the health of his crops. He urges King to buy land in Mississippi, and offers him advice on the success of such an endeavor. detail loc of author: Alexandria, Louisiana
Tennessee State Department of Education Eras:
     Expansion and Reform (1801-1861)
Collection: Colonel James Moore King Collection, 1792-1877
Contributing Institution: Albert Gore Sr. Research Center
URL: http://idserver.utk.edu/?id=200800000002909
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Title: Thomas Moore in Bayou Robert, Louisiana to James Moore King in Murfreesboro, Tennessee
Author : Thomas Moore
Date Created: 1836-02-22
Abstract: This is a letter dated February 22, 1836 from Thomas Moore to his cousin James King. Moore asks King to keep him updated on the current prices of slaves in King`s area and of the prospects he has for his crops.
Tennessee State Department of Education Eras:
     Expansion and Reform (1801-1861)
Collection: Colonel James Moore King Collection, 1792-1877
Contributing Institution: Albert Gore Sr. Research Center
URL: http://idserver.utk.edu/?id=200800000002912
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Title: 1830 Jul. 21, Alexandria Louisiana [to] Walter Moore, Murfreesboro, Tennessee
Author : Thomas Moore
Recipient : Walter Moore
Date Created: 1830-07-21
Abstract: This is a letter written on July 21, 1830 from Thomas Moore to his brother Walter Moore. The letter addresses issues such as the conditions of crops, sickness and his plans for marriage.
Tennessee State Department of Education Eras:
     Expansion and Reform (1801-1861)
Collection: Colonel James Moore King Collection, 1792-1877
Contributing Institution: Albert Gore Sr. Research Center
URL: http://idserver.utk.edu/?id=200800000002892
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Title: 1850 Dec. 24 [to] James King
Author : Thomas Moore
Recipient : James King
Date Created: 1850-12-24
Abstract: This is a letter written on Christmas eve, 1850 from Thomas Moore to James Moore King. Moore tells King of his crop yield and sales prices.
Tennessee State Department of Education Eras:
     Expansion and Reform (1801-1861)
Collection: Colonel James Moore King Collection, 1792-1877
Contributing Institution: Albert Gore Sr. Research Center
URL: http://idserver.utk.edu/?id=200800000002866
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Title: Thomas Moore in Alexandria, Louisiana to Colonel James Moore King in Murfreesboro, Tennessee
Author : Thomas Moore
Recipient : James Moore King
Date Created: 1834-12-22
Abstract: A letter dated December 22, 1834 from Thomas Moore to his cousin James King. In addition to telling King that his crops were destroyed by fierce rains, he also tells of his hopes of financial gain with his spring crops.
Tennessee State Department of Education Eras:
     Expansion and Reform (1801-1861)
Collection: Colonel James Moore King Collection, 1792-1877
Contributing Institution: Albert Gore Sr. Research Center
URL: http://idserver.utk.edu/?id=200800000002908
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Title: 1849 Nov. 30, Alexandria, Louisiana [to] James King
Author : Thomas Moore
Recipient : James King
Date Created: 1849-11-30
Abstract: This is a letter dated November 30, 1849 from Thomas Moore to his cousin James King. In the letter Moore criticizes King for his political views associated with the Whig party and urges him to repudiate them before God and his fellow countrymen.
Tennessee State Department of Education Eras:
     Expansion and Reform (1801-1861)
Collection: Colonel James Moore King Collection, 1792-1877
Contributing Institution: Albert Gore Sr. Research Center
URL: http://idserver.utk.edu/?id=200800000002868
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Title: 1834 Feb. 24, Alexandria, LA [to] James King, Murfreesboro, Tennessee
Author : Thomas O. Moore
Recipient : James King
Date Created: 1834-02-24
Abstract: This is a letter dated February 24, 1834 to James King from his cousin Thomas Moore. Moore mentions that three of his slaves had run away and describes their pursuit and capture. He also writes of his prospects of his cotton and corn crops in light of the "bank question" possibly being settled by Congress.
Tennessee State Department of Education Eras:
     Expansion and Reform (1801-1861)
Collection: Colonel James Moore King Collection, 1792-1877
Contributing Institution: Albert Gore Sr. Research Center
URL: http://idserver.utk.edu/?id=200800000002907
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Title: 1814 Mar. 31, The United States to Timothy Meigs
Author : United States
Recipient : Timothy Meigs
Date Created: 1814-03-31
Abstract: This document is a receipt dated March 31st 1814 from the United States government to Timothy Meigs, agent for the Cherokee Indians, for various articles for encouragement of agriculture and manufacturing.
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=200800000003086
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Title: Beehive from Knox County, Tennessee
Creator : Tom Baker
Date Created: 1890
Abstract: "Unusual Bee Hive", made by Tom Baker of Knox County in the 1890's , a wooden box with a notched entrance
Tennessee State Department of Education Eras:
     The Development of the Industrial United States (1870-1900)
Collection: Museum of Appalachia
Contributing Institution: Museum of Appalachia
URL: http://idserver.utk.edu/?id=200800000000514
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Title: Strawberry Pickers in East Tennessee
Author; Photographer : unknown
Date Created: 1900 - 1930
Abstract: A photograph of strawberry pickers in East Tennessee. Handwriting on the back of the photograph records the yearly income from the sale of strawberries and cabbage.
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=200800000003496
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Title: Delivering tobacco to the warehouse, Clarksville, Tennessee
Creator : unknown
Date Created: 1920-03-03
Abstract: This postcard depicts tobacco arriving at the warehouse in Clarksville, Tennessee. It was sent to J. L. Power of Columbus, Mississippi on March 27, 1920. The card was printed by E.C. Kropp Co., Milwaukee, Wisconsin. The text reads: "Wish you could see some of these hills--the struts look like Cat Fish Alley to day- as it is Saturday Love"
Tennessee State Department of Education Eras:
     The Emergence of Modern America (1890-1930)
Collection: Dark Fire Tobacco Collection
Contributing Institution: Customs House Museum and Cultural Center
URL: http://idserver.utk.edu/?id=200800000001582
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Title: Tobacco Prizing House, Clarksville, Tennessee
Creator : unknown
Date Created: 1890 - 1910
Abstract: This is a postcard featuring the G.H. Warneken Tobacco Prizing House in Clarksville, Tennessee. Tobacco was packed in these warehouses. The houses were referred to as "prizing" based upon an early definition of prize, meaning "to press, force, or move with a lever." Clarksville at the turn of the century was heavily involved in the tobacco industry and remained a dominant force in tobacco until the mid-1900s.
Tennessee State Department of Education Eras:
     The Emergence of Modern America (1890-1930)
Collection: Dark Fire Tobacco Collection
Contributing Institution: Customs House Museum and Cultural Center
URL: http://idserver.utk.edu/?id=200800000001584
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Title: Beehive from Carter County, Tennessee
Creator : unknown
Date Created: 1850 - 1950
Abstract: A rare bee hive from Carter Country, Tennessee. It has 9 square sections with glass windows, and cabinets that can cover them from view.
Tennessee State Department of Education Eras:
     The Emergence of Modern America (1890-1930)
Collection: Museum of Appalachia
Contributing Institution: Museum of Appalachia
URL: http://idserver.utk.edu/?id=200800000000513
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Title: "Tobacco Warehouse... Here Sounds the Call of the Tobacco Auctioneers"
Creator : unknown
Date Created: 1978
Abstract: A postcard featuring a tobacco warehouse in Clarksville, Tennessee. The front print reads: "Tobacco Warehouse...Here Sounds the Call of the Tobacco Auctioneers--K38. Clarksville, Tennessee, Destroyed by fire, December 6, 1978." The back of the card reads: "Warehouses like this are among the largest in the world, some covering an area of six and a half acres under a single roof. As much as three million pounds of tobacco are sold at a single auction." The printint was made by the Natural Color Post Card Made in U.S.A. by E.C. Kropp Co., Milwaukee, Wis. - IAY.
Tennessee State Department of Education Eras:
     Contemporary United States (1968-present)
Collection: Dark Fire Tobacco Collection
Contributing Institution: Customs House Museum and Cultural Center
URL: http://idserver.utk.edu/?id=200800000001583
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Title: Tobacco coming into Clarksville, Tennessee
Creator : unknown
Date Created: 1910-08-17
Abstract: This postcard illustration shows tobacco being brought to Clarksville in a caravan of horse-drawn wagons. It was sent by Lillian H. to Tom Stapp of LaFayette, Kentucky. The text reads: "Hello friend--I am sorry I could not be at the meeting just for the sake of old times, and wish I could have been at the barbecue last Saturday. I know I would have enjoyed it. Why dont you people come down this way some time as ever Lilian H. Aug 7, 10"
Tennessee State Department of Education Eras:
     The Emergence of Modern America (1890-1930)
Collection: Dark Fire Tobacco Collection
Contributing Institution: Customs House Museum and Cultural Center
URL: http://idserver.utk.edu/?id=200800000001581
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