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University of Tennessee, Knoxville Libraries Special Collections

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Works: 92 works in 92 publications in 1 language and 95 library holdings
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Most widely held works about University of Tennessee, Knoxville
 
Most widely held works by University of Tennessee, Knoxville
An annotated bibliography of Italian art and culture : Roman times - 20th century by Teresa T Basler( Book )

1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An annotated bibliography of Asian art and culture by Sara E Reid( Book )

1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

[Letter] 1841 Dec. 8, Bolivar? [to] Col[onel] Joseph Brown, Cave Spring, Maury County, Tenn[essee] by Joseph Porter Brown( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

This is a letter dated December 8, 1841 to Colonel Joseph Brown from his son Joseph Porter Brown. His son relates a few details of a trip he and his family are on
[Letter] 1831 June 1 Near Woodville [to] Joseph Brown by William Brown( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

This document is a letter dated June 1, 1831 to Joseph Brown from his brother William. William writes of crop losses due to drought and his opinion on whether or not the nullification issue is worth civil war
[Letter] 1848 Apr. 5 [to] Mary House by George House( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

This is a letter dated April 5, 1848 from George W. House to his wife Mary. George writes that he will be on a one day trip to see a patient who cannot travel due to asthma and cancer
[Letter] 1837 Oct. 1, Plain Dealing [to] Sarah M. Claybrooke by John S Claybrooke( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

This document is a letter dated October 1, 1837 to Sarah M. Claybrooke from her brother John Claybrooke. John writes to the family that he and his wife just had a son and cannot decide what to name him. He also writes about his small farm in Tennessee
[Letter] 1828 March 3, Dresden, Tenn[essee] [to] John Overton, Nashville, Tenn[essee] by John Charlton( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

This document is a letter, dated March 3, 1828 to John Overton from John Charlton concerning land that Charlton had purchased for Overton in Tennessee
1850 Jun. 8, Athens [to] Mary House, Nashville, Tenn[essee] by George House( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

This is a letter dated June 8, 1850, from George House to his wife Mary in Nashville. He is on a business trip selling medicines. Most of the letter is naming the places he is going, which are probably in Alabama, but may be in Tennessee. He writes that the towns he is visiting are very small and that it will be difficult to sell out because of that. He misses her so much that he is dreaming of her. He sends love to the family in Nashville
[Letter] 1839 Nov. 25, Bastrop [TX] [to] Col. Joseph Brown, Maury County, Tennessee by David Franklin Brown( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

This is a letter written by David Franklin Brown to his father Colonel Joseph Brown on November 25 1839. David Brown writes that his crops have failed due to lack of rain and that they still have problems with Indians
[Letter] 1830 Aug. 7, Louisville [to] John Overton, Nashville, Tennessee by F Cosby( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

This document is a letter dated August 7, 1830 to John Overton from F. Cosby regarding politics and Cosby's desire to send his grandson to West Point
[Election Notice] 1815 Aug. 13, Columbia, [TN] [to Governor] Willie Blount by James Brown( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

This is a notice of the election of military officers held in Columbia, TN on Aug. 13, 1815. It is verified by James Brown and sent to Governor Willie Blount on Aug. 14, 1815
[Letter] 1843 March 20, Rock Cave, K[entuck]y [to] Emaline Hamilton, Nashville, Tenn[essee] by Mary House( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

This is a letter to Emaline Hamilton from her sister Mary. It is dated March 20, 1843. Mary starts by apologizing to Emaline for not writing as often as she should. Mary writes about going to parties and to church since she has been in Rock Cave. She mentions how some people were scared of the Great Comet of 1843. Some believed it heralded the Second Coming. She sends her love to many family members
[Letter] 1847 Aug. 2, Russellville [to] Joseph D. Hamilton, Nashville, Tennessee by John W Mills( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

This is a letter from John W. Mills to Joseph D. Hamilton, dated August 2, 1847. Mills apologizes for misplacing a letter to Hamilton that contained some money. He also mentions the upcoming election and that he hopes the Whigs will beat the Democrats
[Letter] 1844 Oct. 18 [to] Joseph Brown, Columbia, Tenn[essee] by C. B Frazier( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

This document is a letter dated October 18, 1844 to Colonel Joseph Brown from C.B. Frazier. Frazier writes to inform Colonel Brown of the death of his son, Joseph Porter Brown. Joseph Porter Brown died in Galveston Texas of yellow fever
Recipe for bitters, John Goodlet by John Goodlet( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

This document, ca. 1800's, is a recipe for making bitters by John Goodlet
[Letter] 1840 May 2, Marion College, [MO] [to] Mr. Woods( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

This is a letter to Mr. Woods (probably James Woods) dated May 2, 1840 from an unknown author at Marion College in Missouri. The author talks of his declining health and the debts he owes to Woods and others, mostly due to failed business endeavors. He writes that he wants to visit Nashville. Included is a partial recipe for ointment
[Letter] 10 April [18]48, Shelbyville, [TN] [to] Mrs. A[nn] J[ane] Bell, Charlotte, Tenn[essee] by Theodore A Bell( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

This is a letter from Theodore Bell to his mother Jane Bell dated April 10, 1848. He writes that he would be willing to take up a profession, but that he is unable. He lets Jane know that despite the rumors, he is not married. He informs her that he is still poor, with no hope yet of improving his situation. He reports of cholera in Nashville and Murfreesboro. He also writes about a fire that almost destroyed the business district
[Letter] 1843 Mar. 9 [to] George W. House, Nashville, Tenn[essee] by J. P Williams( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

This is a letter from J.P. Williams to George W. House, dated March 9, 1843. Williams is trying to convince House to give him some medicine. The medicine is some kind of pill that House has declared he would not give out for moral reasons. Williams swears that if House will allow him to take some, he will not let anyone else know. He also promises to pay whatever is asked to House if the pills cure him
[Letter] 1828 Sept. 29, Columbia, Tennessee [to] John Overton by T. H Cahal( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

This document is a letter to John Overton from T.H. Cahal regarding a tract of land registered to a Mr. Bradshaw
[Letter] 1844 Nov. 19, Russellville, KY [to] Mary [House] by Presley Ewing( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

This is a letter dated November 19, 1844 from Kentucky politician Presley Underwood Ewing to Mary House of Davidson County, TN. Ewing updates House on family and local news, including the recent visit by her mother and rumors that he seeks a widow with children to marry. Ewing also discusses his own mother's illness and his father's teaching job. </note>
 
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