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Letters from Colonel John Williams [Letter dated Knoxville, Sept. 29, 1815 to Adam Huntsman and one dated Knoxville, Sept. 21, 1815 to Capt. Wm. King] The originals of the above letters are in my possession; and may be seen by any person on appl

Letters from Colonel John Williams [Letter dated Knoxville, Sept. 29, ...

Imprint 2. Available also through the Library of Congress web site in two forms: as facsimile page images and as full text in SGML. Printed Ephemera Collection; Portfolio 174, Folder 5.

Proposals for publishing by subscription the life of Major General Andrew Jackson, comprising a full history of the late war in the south, from the commencement of the hostilities with the Creek Indians, to the defeat of the British before New O

Proposals for publishing by subscription the life of Major General And...

On verso: 2-90.244.20. Available also through the Library of Congress web site in two forms: as facsimile page images and as full text in SGML. Printed Ephemera Collection; Portfolio 174, Folder 4a.

Abstract of provisions, issued from the to the troops of the United States, stationed at by under special contract. [Nashville, Tenn. 1819].

Abstract of provisions, issued from the to the troops of the United St...

Available also through the Library of Congress web site in two forms: as facsimile page images and as full text in SGML. 3 duplicate copies Printed Ephemera Collection; Portfolio 174, Folder 8. Copy scanned: 2

In honor of the election of our distinguished fellow-citizen General Andrew Jackson, to the presidency of the United States, you are respectfully invited to attend a ball in Nashville ... Nashville, December 10, 1828.

In honor of the election of our distinguished fellow-citizen General A...

Printed on satin.; Jackson, Andrew.; On verso: 09-82-038.351 Available also through the Library of Congress web site in two forms: as facsimile page images and as full text in SGML. Printed Ephemera Collection... more

Some account of some of the bloody deeds of General Jackson

Some account of some of the bloody deeds of General Jackson

One of the well-known "coffin hand bills" originated by Republican editor John Binns in his campaign against presidential candidate Andrew Jackson. The six coffins across the top of the broadside represent six... more

... To the public. The following document, in the form of a letter to Mr. James Jackson, has been presented to him, and he has refused to answer [accusing General Jackson and others of fraudulent land deals] Nashville Banner and Nashville Whig.

... To the public. The following document, in the form of a letter to ...

Jackson, Andrew.; Imprint 2. Available also through the Library of Congress web site in two forms: as facsimile page images and as full text in SGML. Printed Ephemera Collection; Portfolio 174, Folder 17.

To the public. It will be recollected, that in a publication which I felt it my duty to make on the 9th of April last, in relation to the punishment of John Wood, I spoke of Doctor James L. Armstrong, the reputed author of "A Tennessean," as "an

To the public. It will be recollected, that in a publication which I f...

Imprint 2. Available also through the Library of Congress web site in two forms: as facsimile page images and as full text in SGML. Printed Ephemera Collection; Portfolio 174, Folder 14.

The hermitage

The hermitage

Print shows a distant view of the Hermitage, with trees on the left and horses in a fenced pasture in the foreground.

List of Senators of the General Assembly, of the State of Tennessee, convened at Nashville on the furst Monday in October, 1849 - whose election extends for two years from the second day of August, 1849. Prepared by Ramond B. Sloan, for the memb

List of Senators of the General Assembly, of the State of Tennessee, c...

Available also through the Library of Congress web site in two forms: as facsimile page images and as full text in SGML. Printed Ephemera Collection; Portfolio 175, Folder 9.

Topographical map of Nashville, Tenn. /

Topographical map of Nashville, Tenn. /

Shows physical relief, street rights-of-way, railroads, and outstanding buildings. Does not show vernacular buildings or other cultural features. Relief shown by gradated hachures. Signed in ink handwriting at ... more

Battlefields in front of Nashville where the United States forces commanded by Major General Geo. H. Thomas defeated and routed the Rebel army under General Hood, December 15th & 16th, 1864

Battlefields in front of Nashville where the United States forces comm...

Scale 1:21,120. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 431 Detailed map indicating troop positions, names of commanders, fortifications, roads, railroads, houses, vegetation, and relief by hachures. Map includes a brief ... more

General view of the city of Nashville, Tennessee

General view of the city of Nashville, Tennessee

From: Harper's Weekly, 1862 March 8, p. 152.

Topographical sketch of the environs of Nashville, Tennessee /

Topographical sketch of the environs of Nashville, Tennessee /

Shows railroads, turnpikes, and common roads merging on Nashville from the south. Villiages, churches, and the names of some residents are depicted along these routes. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), 433.4 Descrip... more

Nashville--Tenn. and vicinity 1863 /

Nashville--Tenn. and vicinity 1863 /

Sketch map showing fortifications, picket lines, camps of the 105th and 129th Ill. regiments, roads, city streets, railroads, and streams. Relief shown by hachures. Pen-and-ink (brown/red/dark blue). Added late... more

Charles A. Fuller / Landy, photographer, 68 & 70 [West Fourth Street, Cincinna]ti.

Charles A. Fuller / Landy, photographer, 68 & 70 [West Fourth Street, ...

Originally in album belonging to Joel B. Clough, Civilian Engineer, United States Military Railroad, 1863 and 1864. Signed on recto: Respectfully, Charles A. Fuller. Signed on verso: J. B. Clough and annotated ... more

Battlefields in front of Nashville where the United States forces commanded by Major General Geo. H. Thomas defeated and routed the Rebel army under General Hood, December 15th & 16th 1864 /

Battlefields in front of Nashville where the United States forces comm...

From "39th Cong., 1st Sess. [1866]-Report of the Chief Engineer, U.S.A." Legend in the upper left corner contains a brief resume of each day's action while the map shows troop positions, roads, railroads, hachu... more

Army of the Cumberland - Nashville and its fortifications

Army of the Cumberland - Nashville and its fortifications

Tents of Wilson's cavalry on hill, six miles from Nashville. Illus. in: Harper's weekly, v. 8, no. 418 (1864 Dec. 31), p. 844.

Map of Davidson County Tennessee, from actual surveys made by order of the county court of Davidson County, 1871 /

Map of Davidson County Tennessee, from actual surveys made by order of...

Includes view of Nashville from the west. LC Land ownership maps, 870 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.

Jubilee singers, Fisk University, Nashville, Tenn. / negative by Black.

Jubilee singers, Fisk University, Nashville, Tenn. / negative by Black...

Photo shows a studio group portrait of the Fisk University Jubilee Singers, with (from l. to r.) Minnie Tate, Greene Evans, Isaac Dickerson, Jennie Jackson, Maggie Porter, Ella Sheppard, Thomas Rutling, Benjami... more

Map of the battle of Nashville, dec. 15th & 16th 1864

Map of the battle of Nashville, dec. 15th & 16th 1864

Scale ca. 1:110,000. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 430 From Century illustrated monthly magazine, v. 34, Aug. 1887. p. 611. Indicates troop and cavalry positions, roads, railroads, drainage, vegetation, and reli... more

Extempo club of Fisk University, Nashville, Tenn.

Extempo club of Fisk University, Nashville, Tenn.

Nine young black men posed, seated around two small tables.

Giant see-saw, Tennessee Centennial, Nashville, Tenn., 1897

Giant see-saw, Tennessee Centennial, Nashville, Tenn., 1897

Amusement park ride. 52317C2 U.S. Copyright Office. Copyright by B.L. Singley. No. 6094.

Roger Williams University--Nashville, Tenn.--Normal class

Roger Williams University--Nashville, Tenn.--Normal class

Group portrait of African American students, facing front.

Roger Williams University--Nashville, Tenn.--Academic class

Roger Williams University--Nashville, Tenn.--Academic class

Group portrait of African American students, facing front.

Group of Children from the Model School, Fisk University, Nashville Tenn.

Group of Children from the Model School, Fisk University, Nashville Te...

African American children and adults holding hands in a circle (in school yard?). Title and other information transcribed from caption card. Reportedly displayed as part of the American Negro exhibit at the Par... more

Roger Williams University--Nashville, Tenn.--Ministers' class

Roger Williams University--Nashville, Tenn.--Ministers' class

Group portrait of African American men, facing front.

Class in calculus

Class in calculus

Four young men posed on outdoor steps, Fisk University, Nashville, Tenn.

Jackson's tomb at the Hermitage, Nashville, Tenn.

Jackson's tomb at the Hermitage, Nashville, Tenn.

Photograph showing Theodore Roosevelt standing at Jackson's tomb alongside a woman while a crowd gathers around. H101597 U.S. Copyright Office. Title from item. Blind stamp lower right corner: Fuller, Nashville... more

General Andrew Jackson's mother did not die on the roadside - her grave ... John W. Gaines. August 16, 1918. Nashville Banner, August 18, 1918.

General Andrew Jackson's mother did not die on the roadside - her grav...

On verso, copy 1 and 2: {stamp} Gift Author Feb 25 1920 Available also through the Library of Congress web site in two forms: as facsimile page images and as full text in SGML. 2 duplicate copies Printed Ephem... more

Rep. John Houk of Tenn., Anita Pollitzer, Mayor Neal of Knoxville, Tenn., and Rep. Brooks [R. I. Johnson] of Tenn., Aug. 1920.

Rep. John Houk of Tenn., Anita Pollitzer, Mayor Neal of Knoxville, Ten...

Title transcribed from item. Summary: Photograph of group of three men and one woman standing outside building with banner, "National Woman's Party." Cropped version of the photograph published in The Suffragis... more

Anita Pollitzer, W.J. Jameson, Chairman Nat[ional] Finance Comm[ittee] of Dem[ocratic] Party, checking tally of Tenn[essee]] legislature on ratification

Anita Pollitzer, W.J. Jameson, Chairman Nat[ional] Finance Comm[ittee]...

Title transcribed from item. Summary: Photograph of W.J. Jamieson (right, wearing straw hat ) and a smiling Anita Pollitzer (left, wearing broad-brimmed hat) looking at a document held by Jamieson. Cropped vers... more

Tennessee photographs - Farm Security Administration / Office of War Information Photograph.

Tennessee photographs - Farm Security Administration / Office of War I...

This image is one of the images made by photographers working in Stryker's unit as it existed in a succession of government agencies: the Resettlement Administration (1935-1937). The photographs of the Farm Se... more

Tennessee photographs - Farm Security Administration / Office of War Information Photograph.

Tennessee photographs - Farm Security Administration / Office of War I...

This image is one of the images made by photographers working in Stryker's unit as it existed in a succession of government agencies: the Resettlement Administration (1935-1937). The photographs of the Farm Se... more

Tennessee photographs - Farm Security Administration / Office of War Information Photograph.

Tennessee photographs - Farm Security Administration / Office of War I...

This image is one of the images made by photographers working in Stryker's unit as it existed in a succession of government agencies: the Resettlement Administration (1935-1937). The photographs of the Farm Se... more

Tennessee photographs - Farm Security Administration / Office of War Information Photograph.

Tennessee photographs - Farm Security Administration / Office of War I...

This image is one of the images made by photographers working in Stryker's unit as it existed in a succession of government agencies: the Resettlement Administration (1935-1937). The photographs of the Farm Se... more

Tennessee photographs - Farm Security Administration / Office of War Information Photograph.

Tennessee photographs - Farm Security Administration / Office of War I...

This image is one of the images made by photographers working in Stryker's unit as it existed in a succession of government agencies: the Resettlement Administration (1935-1937). The photographs of the Farm Se... more

Tennessee photographs - Farm Security Administration / Office of War Information Photograph.

Tennessee photographs - Farm Security Administration / Office of War I...

This image is one of the images made by photographers working in Stryker's unit as it existed in a succession of government agencies: the Resettlement Administration (1935-1937). The photographs of the Farm Se... more

Tennessee photographs - Farm Security Administration / Office of War Information Photograph.

Tennessee photographs - Farm Security Administration / Office of War I...

This image is one of the images made by photographers working in Stryker's unit as it existed in a succession of government agencies: the Resettlement Administration (1935-1937). The photographs of the Farm Se... more

City market, Nashville, Tennessee

City market, Nashville, Tennessee

Print shows interior view of the market. Illus. in: Public buildings : a survey of architecture of projects constructed by federal and other governmental bodies between the years 1933 and 1939 with the assistan... more