• Henry Laurens

    Portrait of Henry Laurens (1724-1792) standing outside of a building with a cane. He is wearing a dark jacket, a shirt with white ruffled sleeves, breeches, and shoes with buckles. Plants, columns, an…

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  • Mrs. C. L. Pierce

    Calvert, Peter Ross, 1855-1931, Calvert, Ebenezer, 1850-1924

    Portrait of Mrs. C. L. Pierce, standing with right hand resting on a chair, dressed in period dress and hat.

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  • Daniel Morgan

    Chappel, Alonzo, 1828-1887

    A portrait of General Daniel Morgan, seated on a box in buckskin clothing, holding a rifle, a powder horn slung across his shoulder, and a hat at his feet. Major general, Revolutionary War.

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  • Home food supply

    Mr. and Mrs. V. W. Sanders at their home in Cheatham County, having the Home Food Supply program explained to them by county agent Mr. J. Ben Thompson, who is wearing a long coat, and home agent Ms. A…

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  • Frank Crawford Armstrong

    Hall, C.B

    Engraving of Confederate General Frank Crawford Armstrong (1835-1909) in uniform. The jacket has stars on the collar and many buttons. He has a mustache.

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  • Grape arbor

    Mr. & Mrs. Bob Brown discussing garden plans with their County Agent John S. McMahon, standing near a portion of the grape arbor which Mr. & Mrs. Brown claim has been a wonderful provider for several…

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  • Willie Cooper

    Calvert, Peter Ross, 1855-1931, Calvert, Ebenezer, 1850-1924

    Portrait of Willie Cooper, Nashville, Tenn., 1901 Willie Cooper was a substitute teacher at Merry School for the 1909-1910 and 1910-1911 school years. The Merry School was an African American elementa…

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  • Young boy dressed in a suit

    Shows an African American boy, probably between 10 and 14 years old, standing on grass with trees in the background. He is wearing a buttoned double breasted coat with a shirt and tie beneath it, knic…

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  • William D. Philips

    Ritchie, Alexander Hay, 1822-1895

    A portrait of William D. Philips wearing a jacket, vest, collared shirt [with collar turned upwards], and bow tie. Underneath his shoulders are the captions "Photo by Armstrong" and "Engraving by A.H…

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  • Oral history interview with Mary Diane Maynard Ross, 2006 October 02

    Excerpts from an oral history interview with Mary Diane Maynard Ross, conducted on 2 Oct. 2006 by Linda Barnickel as part of the Nashville Public Library's Veterans History Project. Ross discusses the…

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  • Reminiscences of Roy C. Avery, 1971 June

    Excerpts from the reminiscences of Roy C. Avery, recorded in June 1971 by Catherine Berry Pilcher Avery and Rev. William Dixon Gray. The recording is part of the Century III Nashville: Nashville Herit…

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  • Hamilton Love

    Calvert, Peter Ross, 1855-1931, Calvert, Ebenezer, 1850-1924

    Portrait of Hamilton Love, seated, wearing top hat and tails. See also #2564. Henry Hamilton Love (1875-1922) was a partner in Love, Boyd & Co., wholesale lumber. He married Bessie Mai Davis in Dec. 1…

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  • Thurman Banks

    Photograph of Mr. and Mrs. Thurman Banks, of Morrison, Tenn., with their children. Mr. Banks proudly discussing with his wife and children the way he has just pruned and sprayed his orchard consisting…

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  • Richard Montgomery

    Hall, George R., 1818

    Full-length portrait of Richard Montgomery (1738-1775) in military uniform, standing in front of a fireplace, pointing to a map on the wall. His military jacket has large epaulettes and he has a sword…

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  • The Scout and the Guerillas

    Scattergood, David

    Engraving entitled "The Scout and the Guerillas," depicting a Civil War camp in the woods where a scout speaks with guerrilla soldiers by a campfire. A wagon and horse are in the background as well as…

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  • Charles Henry Dickinson

    Calvert, Peter Ross, 1855-1931, Calvert, Ebenezer, 1850-1924

    Headshot of Charles Henry Dickinson wearing a jacket with a high collar and buttons. His hair sweeps forward. On back: "Son of Charles Dickinson who fought duel with Andrew Jackson."

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  • Mattie Lou Mann

    Calvert, Peter Ross, 1855-1931, Calvert, Ebenezer, 1850-1924

    Mattie Lou Mann, wearing a high-collar dress, hair pulled back in a braid.

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  • Chief Red Cloud

    Schleier, T. M. (Theodore M.)

    Portrait of Indian Chief Red Cloud of the Oglala Lakota. He is wearing a dark jacket, vest, and tie [possibly a pocket watch]. Chief of the Oglala Lakota (1868-1909) and known for Red Cloud's War (186…

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  • Ivey Bluff school

    Photograph of several girls at the Ivey Bluff School in Cannon County, Tenn., watching Miss Emmy Lou Cox, a Home Demonstration Agent. Girls appear to have a paper in hand that they are discussing. Two…

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  • Fille Pellah

    G. Lékégian & Cie. ca.1865-ca. 1895

    Veiled Arab woman with water jug at Aboukir; Woman wearing a niqab, patterned garment under white drapery balances a plain bulbous water jug atop her head (foreground); "N 13...Photo...Fille Pellah..…

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