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History -- Tennessee -- Chattanooga

 Subject
Subject Source: Local sources

Found in 11 Collections and/or Records:

Douglas Chamberlain clippings, records, and speeches

 Collection — Box 1: [11988006877339]
Identifier: MS-007
Scope and Contents This collection contains business records, newspaper clippings regarding local history and the Roane Iron Company from 1916 to 1982. Many of these clippings are a column about the history of Roane County, especially the role of the Roane Iron Company in local history, written by Snyder Roberts. Also included are clippings related to local history, and a group of photo clippings of a 1973 area flood. Also included are a group of transcripts from a bicentennial lecture forum organized by the ...

Chattanooga Area Historical Association collection of postcards and photographs

 Collection — Box 1: [11988006877271]
Identifier: MS-008
Scope and Contents This collection contains books, pamphlets, and postcards regarding this history of Chattanooga and the American Civil War from 1865 to 1967. Items include books and booklets related to Chattanooga, the Civil War, and Army Life. Also included are post cards and snapshots featuring scenic views of Chattanooga, a reproduction of a book by Abraham Lincoln and a Calendar of Dinners created for the housekeeper.

Chattanooga illustrations and maps

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MS-097
Scope and Contents The Chattanooga illustrations and maps collection contains illustrations, maps, and other materials related to Chattanooga, Tennessee, including hand-colored prints from Harper's Weekly. Material in the collection dates from 1865 to 1899.

Chattanooga women's oral histories

 Collection
Identifier: MS-137
Scope and Contents The Chattanooga women's oral histories collection contains interviews regarding the history of women in Chattanooga, Tennessee recorded in 2016. The interviews document a wide breadth of local history ranging from race relations and education to women in the workforce and family life.

City of Chattanooga Engineer letter book

 Collection — Box 1: [11988006884095]
Identifier: MS-096
Scope and Contents The City of Chattanooga Engineer letter book includes plans for downtown Chattanooga, Tennessee created by F. T. Hampton from 1870 to 1872.

Gilbert E. Govan research notes and manuscripts

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MS-069
Scope and Contents The Gilbert E. Govan research notes and manuscripts collection contains Govan's various administrative library documents, correspondence, historical writings, reviews, extensive research notes, and published materials. The library documents contain budget, circulation, and inventory data related to the University of Chattanooga's library during Govan's tenure as its director. Extensive notecards and other materials demonstrate Govan's meticulous research methods. Of interest is correspondence ...

Nat and Bucky Hughes collection of Chattanooga research notes, photographs, and publications

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MS-086
Scope and Contents The Nat and Bucky Hughes collection of Chattanooga research notes, photographs, and publications includes research notes, photographs, pamphlets, books, and articles collected by Chattanooga, Tennessee historian Nathaniel C. Hughes. Materials in the collection range from 1861 to 1945 and primarily focus on United States military history.

Anne Bachman Hyde correspondence and research notes

 Collection
Identifier: MS-021
Scope and Contents This collection includes material relating to the Cherokee Indians and their removal; the Brainerd Mission; the Civil War; the South; the United Daughters of the Confederacy; historical documents (including two letters from Teddy Roosevelt), publications and journals, and literature and art. Also includes materials relating to Chattanooga lawyer and historian, Charles McGuffey (1842-1916), and this portion includes several letters and documents pertaining to his grandfather, the noted ...

Thomas H. McCallie annotated autobiography

 Collection — Box 1: [11988006880176]
Identifier: MS-027
Scope and Contents This collection contains a photocopied facsimile of McCallie's autobiography covering a period beginning in 1901 and ending in 1912. The Memoirs is a hand-written volume of 153 pages. A transcription of the memoir is available. There are also three letters (photocopies) from 1905 concerning the founding of the McCallie School in Chattanooga, Tennessee.

University of Tennessee at Chattanooga collection of Chattanooga vertical files

 Collection
Identifier: MS-000
Scope and Contents This collection contains correspondence and phtoographs regarding the history of Chattanooga, Tennessee.

Robert Sparks Walker manuscripts, correspondence, and papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MS-081
Scope and Contents The Robert Sparks Walker manuscripts, correspondence, and papers collection includes correspondence, financial records, scrapbooks, and other personal papers as well as manuscripts and drafts of books, articles, and poetry authored by the Chattanooga naturalist, writer, poet, and local historian from 1896 to 1962. Highlights of this collection include the manuscript and dummies for Walker's Pulitzer Prize nominated book, Torchlights to the Cherokees: The Brainerd Mission.