• Tennessee State Fair

    This photograph is titled, "Tennessee State Fair".The picture shows a large display of fruits (apples and others?) at the Tennessee State Fair in 1920. The fruits were arranged by color to spell out "…

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  • Please!

    Kromer

    This political cartoon from the New York World shows a young woman suffragist asking Colonel Tennessee, the rustic older gentleman often used to represent Tennessee, for a special session of the Tenne…

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  • Vanderbilt vs. Michigan football poster

    This print heralded the first game at Dudley Field, Vanderbilt's new football statium, on October 14, 1922. It proclaimed this game as the "South's Greatest Spectacle" for which seats were selling fas…

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  • Tigerbelle Relayers, 1956

    Clanton, Earl

    Members of the Tigerbelle Relayers of the Tennessee A & I State College pose beside a hurdle in 1956. Pictured are Mae Faggs, Isabelle Daniels, Wilma Rudolph and Lucinda Williams.

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  • Hatch Show Print Tools

    Guider, John

    letterpress blocks, ink and rollers are among the tools of the trade

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  • Tennessee State College football team, 1937

    Tennessee State University

    The football team of Tennessee State College, also known as the Tennessee Agricultural and Industrial State College, poses for their team photograph in 1937. The college is now Tennessee State Univers…

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  • Miniature Portrait of Judge John Overton, 1804

    Miniature portrait of Judge John Overton; watercolor on ivory; inscribed "F.R.1803" & "Judge Overton 1804" on back; painter unknown.

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  • Working in the Field

    This photograph is titled, "Working in the Field". The picture shows seven men of various ages (two are boys) working in a field. It appears that they are weeding.

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  • Hauling corn to market in an Avery wagon

    This photograph is titled, "Hauling corn to market in an Avery wagon". in this picture, a farmer takes his corn to market in an Avery wagon. Tennessee Agricultural Museum has a similar Avery wagon in…

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  • Bridge on State Route 56 in Jackson County, Tennessee

    This photograph is titled, "Bridge on State Route 56 in Jackson County, Tennessee". The picture shows another view of what appears to be the old bridge over the Cumberland River in Jackson County, Ten…

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  • Road maintenance on State Route 2, Coffee County, Tennessee.

    This photograph is titled, "Road maintenance on State Route 2, Coffee County, Tennessee". The picture shows maintenance being performed on State Route 2 in Coffee County, Tennessee.

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  • Dempster Brothers building a road in Campbell County, Tennessee.

    This photograph is titled, "Dempster Brothers building a road in Campbell County, Tennessee". The picture shows men building State Route 9 in Campbell County, Tennessee. This is near the Nobusiness co…

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  • Ralph Boston, in his U.S. Olympic Team jacket, with friends at Tennessee A & I State University

    Clanton, Earl

    Ralph Boston, U.S. Olympian in the 1960 Olympic Games in Rome, and a member of the Tennessee State A & I University track team, stands with friends from Tennessee A & I State University, now Tennessee…

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  • Travellers Rest in the 1930s

    Dickinson, J. M. (Jacob McGavock), 1890-1963

    This photograph is titled, "Travellers Rest in the 1930s". It shows the Neo-Colonial front facade of Travellers Rest, which stood on the building from c.1920-1954. The picture was taken when Traveller…

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  • Man with Two Mules

    This photograph is titled, "Man with Two Mules". The picture shows a man dressed in a suit holding two mules. The background appears to be either a large farm, or perhaps a county or state fairgrounds…

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  • Rural road in Campbell County, Tennessee

    This photograph is titled, "Rural road in Campbell County, Tennessee". It shows a rural road in Campbell County, Tennessee in 1928 near a community called Nobusiness.

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  • Concert Singers of Tennessee Agricultural and Industrial State Teachers College, 1934

    Anderson, George H

    The Tennessee Agricultural and Industrial State Teachers College Concert Singers were popular during the 1930s. The performed for radio broadcasts, the Century of Progress Exposition, and were asked t…

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  • Duck River Bridge in Hickman County, Tennessee

    This photograph is titled, "Duck River Bridge in Hickman County, Tennessee". This picture shows a view of the Duck River Bridge in Hickman County, Tennessee.

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  • Betty Jackson in front of a slave cabin with two little girls

    Giers, Carl, 1828-1877

    The photo is probably of Betty Jackson, former slave of President Andrew Jackson in front of one of the brick slave cabins at The Hermitage. The two children are her great grandchildren. Betty is prob…

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  • Bridge on State Route 56 in Jackson County, Tennessee

    This photograph is titled, "Bridge on State Route 56 in Jackson County, Tennessee". The picture shows another view of what appears to be the old bridge over the Cumberland River in Jackson County, Ten…

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