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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.
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.
Scope and Contents This collection contains an African-American maid or "Mammy" doll, circa 1920-1929.
Collection — Box: MS-028 001
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.
Collection — Box: MS-121 001
Scope and Contents This collection of political campaign memorabilia contains campaign buttons, stickers, signs, and printed ephemera from national and West Virginia political campaigns.
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.
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.
Collection — Multiple Containers
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.
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.
Collection — Box: MS-094 001
Scope and Contents This collection contains pencil and pen drawings of military scenes sketched by M. V. Anacker.
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,...
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.
Scope and Contents This collection contains a slightly rusted Ascno Shur Shot box camera.
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.
Collection — Multiple Containers
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.
Collection — Box: MS-067 001
Scope and Contents This collection contains newsletters authored by Olive Hunt issued weekly by Tennessee Congressman LaMar Baker in 1973 and 1974.
Scope and Contents This collection contains a rusty ball peen hammer with the handle broken off from an unknown date.
Collection — Box: MS-118 001
Scope and Contents This collection contains correspondence from author Gladys Swan and books reviews authored by Barrow created from 1985 to 1998.
Scope and Contents This collection contains a first aid military medical kit made by Bauer & Black from 1916.
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.
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.
Collection — Box: MS-005 001
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.
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.
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.
Collection — Box: MS-088 001
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.
Scope and Contents This collection contains a black leather clutch purse, circa 1920 to 1940.
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.
Collection — Box: MS-095 001
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.
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.
- Chattanooga History Collections 167
- Special Collections 142
- United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 18
- Universities and colleges -- United States -- History 18
- History -- Tennessee -- Chattanooga 17
- History -- Tennessee -- Chattanooga -- Personal narratives 15
- World War, 1914-1918 13
- Business enterprises -- Tennessee -- Chattanooga 12
- History -- Tennessee -- Chattanooga -- Pictorial works 8
- Women -- History -- Personal narratives 8
- African Americans -- History -- Personal narratives 7
- Buildings -- Tennessee -- Chattanooga -- Pictorial works 7
- American literature -- Southern States 6
- Appalachian Region, Southern -- Social life and customs 6
- Tennessee -- Politics and government 6
- World War, 1939-1945 6
- Education -- Tennessee -- Chattanooga 5
- Theater -- Tennessee -- Chattanooga 5
- Business enterprises -- United States -- History 4
- Cherokee Indians -- History 4
- Locks and keys 4
- United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Pictorial works 4 ∧ less
- University of Chattanooga 20
- University of Tennessee at Chattanooga 7
- Grant University 4
- Brainerd Mission 3
- Chattanooga Coca-Cola Bottling Company 3
- Chattanooga University 3
- Miller Brothers Department Store (Chattanooga, Tenn.) 3
- Wilder, John Thomas (1830-1917) 3
- Board of Education (Chattanooga, Tenn.) 2
- Carroll, E. G. (Edward Grady), 1879-1955 2
- Cavalier Corporation (Chattanooga, Tenn.) 2
- Chattanooga Gas Company (Chattanooga, Tenn.) 2
- Chattanooga Lookouts (Baseball team) 2
- Chattanooga Medicine Company (Chattanooga, Tenn.) 2
- Chickamauga and Chattanooga National Military Park (Ga. and Tenn.) 2
- Eastman Kodak Company 2
- First Methodist Episcopal Church (Chattanooga, Tenn.) 2
- Govan, Gilbert E. (Gilbert Eaton, 1892- ) 2
- Hamilton National Bank of Chattanooga 2
- Krystal 2 ∧ less