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Oneida Community and Niagara Silver Plate spoons

 Collection
Identifier: CHC-1975-023
Scope and Contents This collection contains two silver spoons manufactured by Niagara Silver Plate Company and the Oneida Community, circa 1915 to 1935.

Oneida forks

 Collection
Identifier: CHC-1975-024
Scope and Contents This collection contains six silver forks made by Oneida, ltd., circa 1935 to 1960.

A. S. Orne and Wife Seek Salvation card

 Collection
Identifier: CHC-1975-068
Scope and Contents This collection contains a Seek Salvation card regarding river revivalists A. S. Orne and his wife from 1929.

Paramount Pharmacy Rx sign

 Collection
Identifier: CHC-1975-153
Scope and Contents This collection contains a plastic Rx sign displayed at Paramount Pharmacy from an unknown date.

George and Louise Patten collection of Salem Hyde papers and cultural artifacts

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MS-022
Scope and Contents The collection features documents, research material, and correspondence related to Salem Hyde’s archaeological hobbies. Also included in the collection are many slides of South and Central American archaeological sites as well as a variety of artifacts from those regions. Of note is the correspondence between Mr. Hyde and Emilio Estrada (1916-1961). Estrada was a businessman and archaeologist in the Ecuadorian town of Guayaquil. His research site near Valdivia, Ecuador, revealed pottery that...

Peplum style blouse

 Collection
Identifier: CHC-1975-057
Scope and Contents This collection contains a long-sleeve, lace-collared, peplum-style blouse, circa 1900 to 1920.

Perrin's La Mure leather gloves

 Collection
Identifier: CHC-1975-053
Scope and Contents This collection contains two long, cream colored Perrin's La Mure leather gloves made by Gant Perrin in France, circa 1900-1940.

Ruth Clark Perry lecture notes

 Collection — Box: MS-032 001
Identifier: MS-033
Scope and Contents This collection contains extensive handwritten notes of calculus textbooks she created as Head of the Math Department at the University of Chattanooga from 1922 to 1955, which may have been subsequently used as an outline for courses in calculus.

Pickwick Dam photograph

 Collection
Identifier: CHC-1975-143
Scope and Contents This collection contains a panoramic photograph of construction workers on H. A. Killebrew's crew at the Pickwick Dam in Hardin County, Tennessee from 1937 May.

Plays of William Shakespeare prints

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MS-106
Scope and Contents This collection contains 36 engravings of scenes from Shakespearean plays printed on silk, originally published in Sir Thomas Hamner's The Works of Shakespeare in 1744.

Plymouth Laundry receipt

 Collection
Identifier: CHC-1975-106
Scope and Contents This collection contains a list/receipt of items at Plymouth Laundry in Chattanooga, Tennessee, circa 1900 to 1960.

Polaroid OneStep camera, instructions, and case

 Collection
Identifier: CHC-1975-114
Scope and Contents This collection contains a Polaroid OneStep camera, its carrying case, and an instruction booklet from 1979 November.

Frank Prescott papers and records

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MS-034
Scope and Contents This collection includes much of Prescott's teaching and research material, including government documents from 1928 to 1967. There is a strong collection of material relating to local and national political campaigns, TVA, civil rights, communism, labor, military and World War II (including Nazi newspapers, and correspondence from students serving in World War II) and political figures. There is some correspondence between himself and Dr. Joseph Zimmerman with whom he co-authored the book,...

Ranger Joe Wheat Honnies bowl

 Collection
Identifier: CHC-1975-043
Scope and Contents This collection contains a Ranger Joe Wheat Honnies cereal bowl with red print, circa 1939 to 1954.

Raoul Family correspondence and photographs

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MS-082
Scope and Contents This collection encompass three generations of Southern families. Centered on Gaston and Marion Haskell Raoul, and later William and Louisa “Kit” Cheves Popham Raoul, the collection also features many other members of the Raoul, Haskell and Popham families. Family correspondence covers more that 100 years, beginning in 1889 with letters to and from the Haskell family and in 1901 with letters by the Raoul family, the correspondences feature world events such as wars and elections down to daily...

J. Leonard Raulston papers and research notes

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MS-035
Scope and Contents This collection contains material related to Raulston’s various endeavors ranging from 1905 to 1987, including his time as a University of Tennessee trustee, Kappa Sigma Grandmaster, and as a businessman in South Pittsburg, Tennessee. The collection also contains extensive genealogical materials related to the Raulston family as well as various documents on historical research that interested Mr. Raulston (particularly as it related to the Sequatchie Valley, Marion County, and South Pittsburg).

Reproduction of Confederate States of America flag

 Collection
Identifier: CHC-1975-030
Scope and Contents This collection contains a reproduction of the Confederate battle flag, circa 1900 to 1990.

Riding boots

 Collection
Identifier: CHC-1975-154
Scope and Contents This collection contains one pair of ladies' black leather riding boots from an unknown date.

Mabel Robinson interview

 Collection
Identifier: CHC-2010-032
Scope and Contents This collection contains an oral history interview with Mabel Robinson conducted at Glenwood Recreation Center by Marie Bourassa on 2010 October 27 regarding Robinson's life in Chattanooga, Tennessee.

John H. Rous photographs and papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MS-065
Scope and Contents Working for the Associated Press in the White House, John Rous took photographs of political and military leaders beginning in the 1940s until the early 1970s. There are many photographs of Presidents (signed and unsigned), world leaders such as Fidel Castro and Winston Churchill, and of Royalty- the Duke and Duchess of Windsor, and Queen Elizabeth. Of particular interest is the well-known photograph of First Lady Jackie Kennedy, arriving in Washington the evening of President Kennedy's...

See Signal Mountain envelope

 Collection
Identifier: CHC-1975-097
Scope and Contents This collection contains an envelope from the Read House Cigar Company encouraging guests to See Signal Mountain, circa 1900 to 1940.

Senior Neighbors of Chattanooga Oak Leaflet newsletter

 Collection
Identifier: CHC-1975-102
Scope and Contents This collection contains a two-paged newsletter for the Senior Neighbors of Chattanooga titled the Oak Leaflet from 1964 August.

Willie Conner Shannon doily

 Collection
Identifier: CHC-1976-012
Scope and Contents This collection contains three crocheted cotton doilies made by Willie Conner Shannon of Signal Mountain, Tennessee, circa 1850 to 1900.

Sheet music

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MS-085
Scope and Contents This collection contains sheet music, mostly for piano and voice, for classical compositions as well as the popular songs from the 20th century.

Silver flatware

 Collection
Identifier: CHC-1976-063
Scope and Contents This collection contains a silver fork and two silver spoons from unknown dates.

Silver wine cup

 Collection
Identifier: CHC-1975-033
Scope and Contents This accession contains a small silver wine cup marked Al Giardino Degli Aranci (To the Garden of Oranges) from an unknown date.

Skeleton key

 Collection
Identifier: CHC-1976-049
Scope and Contents This collection contains skeleton key from an unknown date.

Culver Smith research notes and papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MS-037
Scope and Contents The collection ranges from 1932 to 1979 including teaching material (class notes and exams), papers, manuscripts, and research material and notes of Dr. Culver Smith, history professor, and department chair, at the University of Chattanooga. Includes notes, manuscripts and drafts of his book, Press, Politics and Patronage (University of Georgia Press, 1977). Also material relating to Dr. Smith’s involvement with the local performing arts scene, including the Chattanooga Symphony, the...

Lillian Smith interview

 Collection
Identifier: CHC-2010-034
Scope and Contents This collection contains an oral history interview with Lillian Smith conducted at Glenwood Recreation Center by Marie Bourassa on 2010 October 27 regarding Smith's life and race relations in Chattanooga, Tennessee.

Joel Solomon papers and photographs

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MS-038
Scope and Contents This collection consists primarily of his Washington Papers as Head of the GSA, including speeches, correspondence, meetings, and other government documents. Some personal material is included.Joel Solomon (1922-1984) was the head of the General Services Administration under President Carter, from 1977-1979. Previous to that, he had served as chairman of the Human Resources Committee of the Greater Chattanooga Area Chamber of Commerce; Chief Executive Officer of the Arlen Shopping Centers of...

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