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Chattanooga Area Historical Association collection of postcards

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.


  • Creation: 1865-1970

Language of Materials

This collection contains materials in English.

Conditions Governing Access

This collection is open for research.

Conditions Governing Use

The copyright status of this collection has not been evaluated.

Biographical / Historical

Chartered in 1948, the primary purpose of the Chattanooga Area Historical Association is to foster preservation of records relating to the history of Chattanooga and the surrounding area.


0.21 Linear Feet (1 container)

Immediate Source of Acquisition

This collection of postcards and photographs was deposited with the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga on an unknown date by an unknown source. Materials in the collection appear to have been originally donated to the Chattanooga Area Historical Association.

Existence and Location of Copies

Digital reproductions of the collection are available electronically at

Processing Information

Processing of this collection is complete.

Chattanooga Area Historical Association collection of postcards
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Collection Area Details

Part of the Manuscripts Collection Area

University of Tennessee at Chattanooga Library
c/o Special Collections
600 Douglas Street
Chattanooga Tennessee 37403 United States