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A. P. Stewart Chapter of the United Daughters of the Confederacy tribute to Myra Edmondson

 Collection
Identifier: CHC-1975-140
Scope and Contents This collection contains a handwritten tribute to Myra Edmondson from the A.P. Stewart chapter of the United Daughters of the Confederacy from 1913 January 12, the one year anniversary of her death.

Hazil Adair interview

 Collection
Identifier: CHC-2010-028
Scope and Contents This collection contains an oral history interview with Hazil Adair conducted at Glenwood Recreation Center by Marie Bourassa on 2010 October 27 regarding Adair's life and career in Chattanooga, Tennessee.

African-American maid doll

 Collection
Identifier: CHC-1975-160
Scope and Contents This collection contains an African-American maid or "Mammy" doll, circa 1920-1929.

Alabama and Georgia land grant deeds

 Collection — Box: MS-028 001
Identifier: MS-028
Scope and Contents This collection consists of land grants from Georgia and Alabama dating from 1844 to 1911. These grants document the amount of land to be granted, to whom it would be granted, and the autorization for the grant. The Georgia grants also document whether or not the land was surveyed. All the land granted and surveyed in the Georgia documents was situated in Cherokee Co., Georgia. The Alabama land grants are for land in Huntsville or Montgomery, Alabama.

Betsy Alderman collection of political campaign memorabilia

 Collection — Box: MS-121 001
Identifier: MS-121
Scope and Contents This collection of political campaign memorabilia contains campaign buttons, stickers, signs, and printed ephemera from national and West Virginia political campaigns.

Penelope Johnson Allen papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS-002
Scope and Contents This collection contains research notes, correspondence, clippings, histories, photographs, receipts, deeds, and research notes on the topics of Brainerd Mission and the Cherokee Indians that were created or collected by Penelope Johnson Allen primarily from 1933 to 1976. The collection also documents the historian's work with the Daughters of the American Revolution to preserve the cemetery at Brainerd Mission in Chattanooga, Tennessee.

Alpha Delta Kappa Beta Chapter scrapbooks

 Collection
Identifier: MS-003
Scope and Contents This collection contains scrapbooks regarding the efforts of the Chattanooga-based Tennessee Beta chapter of the honorary sorority of teachers ranging from 1955 to 2002.

Alpha Delta Kappa Zeta Chapter scrapbooks

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MS-116
Scope and Contents This collection contains scrapbooks documenting the projects and activities undertaken by the Tennessee Zeta Chapter of the honorary organization of women educators from 1957 to 2010.

American Chestnut Oral History Project interviews and presentations

 Collection
Identifier: MS-113
Scope and Contents This collection contains recorded and filmed interviews, transcripts, digital images, and sound recordings regarding the American chestnut, chestnut blight, and the Appalachian Region recorded by Bethany Baxter in 2008 as part of the original research for the thesis entitled. An oral history of the American chestnut in Southern Appalachia, submitted to the faculty of the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga in partial fulfillment of the requirements of the degree of Master of Science.

M. V. Anacker drawings

 Collection — Box: MS-094 001
Identifier: MS-094
Scope and Contents This collection contains pencil and pen drawings of military scenes sketched by M. V. Anacker.

Andrews Family papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS-004
Scope and Contents This collection includes documents of several generations of this Southern family, who lived in Washington, Georgia and Chattanooga, Tennessee. This collection documents the lives of Judge Garnett Andrews (1798-1873), his son Colonel Garnett Andrews (1837-1903), and his son Garnett Andrews, Sr. (1870-1946). There are also documents detailing Andrews family genealogy, as well as other allied families such as Ball, Beirne, Bowen and Lenoir. There are photographs of family members, correspondence,...

Polly Andrews linsey woolsey fabric sample

 Collection
Identifier: CHC-1975-032
Scope and Contents This collection contains a sample of a linsey wolley fabric with an attached history made by Polly Andrews, circa 1800 to 1814.

Ansco Shur Shot box camera

 Collection
Identifier: CHC-1975-021
Scope and Contents This collection contains a slightly rusted Ascno Shur Shot box camera.

Au Panier Fleuri Inc. wooden box

 Collection
Identifier: CHC-1975-005
Scope and Contents This collection contains a decorative gold box made by Au Panier Fleuri Inc. in New York, New York, circa 1905 to 1922.

James Audubon Birds of America prints

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MS-102
Scope and Contents This collection contains the Amsterdam Edition of James Audubon's illustrations reprinted in their original elephant folio size by the Johnson Reprint Corporation and the Theatrum Orbis Terrarum in 1971 and 1972. The orignal Birds of America were printed between 1827 and 1838 in Edinburgh and London.

LaMar Baker Newsletter

 Collection — Box: MS-067 001
Identifier: MS-067
Scope and Contents This collection contains newsletters authored by Olive Hunt issued weekly by Tennessee Congressman LaMar Baker in 1973 and 1974.

Ball-peen hammer

 Collection
Identifier: CHC-1976-056
Scope and Contents This collection contains a rusty ball peen hammer with the handle broken off from an unknown date.

Craig Barrow papers

 Collection — Box: MS-118 001
Identifier: MS-118
Scope and Contents This collection contains correspondence from author Gladys Swan and books reviews authored by Barrow created from 1985 to 1998.

Bauer & Black medical kit

 Collection
Identifier: CHC-1975-038
Scope and Contents This collection contains a first aid military medical kit made by Bauer & Black from 1916.

Bryant Beames Cravens House photographs, Civil War artifacts, and other material

 Collection
Identifier: CHC-1975-085
Scope and Contents This collection contains photographs taken by Bryant Beames of Cravens House, Civil War artifacts, clothing pieces and various paper artifacts, circa 1863 to 1950.

Greg Beck interview

 Collection
Identifier: CHC-2010-026
Scope and Contents This collection includes an oral history interview with Greg Beck conducted by Marie Bourassa at Bessie Smith Hall in Chattanooga, Tennessee on 2010 October 22 regarding Beck's experiences growing up African-American in Chattanooga, Tennessee, his career at Combustion Engineering, pollution in Chattanooga, and other topics.

David Lewis Beebe papers

 Collection — Box: MS-005 001
Identifier: MS-005
Scope and Contents This collection contains correspondence regarding theology between David Lewis Beebe, Scottish theologian T. Ralph Morton, and English author Elizabeth Goudge from 1972 to 1978.

Bennett-Hubbard Candy Company glass peanut butter jar

 Collection
Identifier: CHC-1976-058
Scope and Contents This collection contains a clear glass peanut butter jar manufactured by Bennett-Hubbard Candy Company of Chattanooga, Tennessee from an unknown date.

Better Baby Show postcard

 Collection
Identifier: CHC-1975-103
Scope and Contents This collection contains a postcard for a Better Baby Show conducted by the Daughters of America Lookout Council No. 60 from 1956 February 5.

R. M. Bigelow correspondence

 Collection — Box: MS-088 001
Identifier: MS-088
Scope and Contents This collection includes four letters written by R. M. Bigelow on the topic of nursing during the Civil War ranging from 1862 to 1866.

Black leather purse

 Collection
Identifier: CHC-1975-065
Scope and Contents This collection contains a black leather clutch purse, circa 1920 to 1940.

Paul Black World War I United States service flag

 Collection
Identifier: CHC-1975-029
Scope and Contents This collection contains a United States service flag with Paul Black written on it from World War I, circa 1914 to 1918.

John Boydell engravings

 Collection — Box: MS-095 001
Identifier: MS-095
Scope and Contents This collection features black and white prints of engravings of scenes from plays authored by William Shakespeare, originally created by Boydell in the 18th century England.

Brainerd Mission Cemetery photographic prints

 Collection
Identifier: CHC-1975-144
Scope and Contents This collection contains six photographs of the Brainerd Mission Cemetery in Chattanooga, Tennessee taken for Jessie E. Turner from 1951 to 1962.

Mildred Brashear yearbooks and memory book

 Collection — Box: MS-117 001
Identifier: MS-117
Scope and Contents This collection contains University of Chattanooga yearbooks and a scrapbooks documenting Brashear's life as an undergraduate student from 1919 to 1923.

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