Stores & shops; Horses; Watering troughs; Group portraits;
Matt Russell store, early 1920s. Matt Russell pictured at right with customers. Horse and horse with buggy near watering trough 'Erected by the Farragut School and Community.' Coca-Cola sign over building.
Postcards; Events; Temperance; Parades & processions; Bands; Schools; Street railroads;
Postcard printed caption: ‘Third Regiment N.C.S.T. band and Baker-Himel students passing [Knox County, TN] Court House. Baker-Himel school stood 96 dry and 4 wet’. (Handwritten note: ’ =100.’ ‘ Studio - X-hall door. Notice piano in...
W.C. Ross house, dwellings, fireplaces, mantles, Christmas, holidays, wreaths, furnishings
Fireplace and mantle at the W.C. Ross house, Lyons View, Knoxville, TN. Decorated for the Christmas holidays with greenery and wreaths. Artwork of angels over the fireplace. Chairs, tables, lamp, bookcases and rugs also pictured.
December 16, 1863 letter from Edward Kitchell (98th Ill. Vols., Union Cavalry), Camp near Charleston, Tenn, to 'My Dear Wife' (Mrs. Hattie Kitchell, Olney, Illinois). ALS 8 pp. + envelope with stamp. Page 1. Also, photocopy of typed, annotated...
[Central High School]. Central High School Principal Hassie K. Gresham seated fifth from left. Group of adults, probably teachers, also pictured. Fireplace in background, with clock, bust, and trophies on mantel.
Portraits; Tintypes; Military officers; Military uniforms;
Civil War tintype of Sirenius M. Mort, 1st Lt., Co. F, 9th Tennessee Cavalry Volunteers, U.S.A. Lt. Mort is pictured seated, holding a sword. There is some tinting on the tintype; the belt buckle, buttons and bars on the uniform are highlighted in...