• Oil painting of Jimmie Rodgers by Roy Harper

    Oil painting of 1920s country music pioneer Jimmie Rodgers by Roy Harper, circa 1980s. Original photo donated by Harper to the Country Music Foundation's permanent collection. Harper is a 2003 recipie…

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  • Roy Harper poses with contest ribbons

    Roy Harper poses with his guitar against a backdrop of contest ribbons won by competing in various events throughout Tennessee in this 1970s-era photo. Date field reflects acquisition of photo as exac…

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  • Oil painting of a train by Roy Harper

    Oil on canvas painting of a train in the Western U.S. desert with a head-on perspective of the locomotive painted by Roy Harper of Manchester, TN, circa 1980s. Harper is a 2003 recipient of the Tennes…

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  • Landscape oil painting by Roy Harper

    Oil on canvas landscape painting of Western U.S. by Roy Harper of Manchester, TN, circa 1980s. Original photo does not capture entire painting. Date field reflects acquisition of photo as exact data o…

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  • Santa Fe train oil painting by Roy Harper

    Oil on canvas painting of a Santa Fe Train traveling in the Western U.S. desert by Roy Harper of Manchester, TN, circa 1980s. Original image does not capture entire painting. Date field reflects acqui…

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  • Roy Harper, Johnny Bellar, and Harold Jones

    Country musician Roy Harper (center) of Manchester, TN, with Johnny Bellar on dobro and Harold Jones on fiddle figure prominently in this circa 1970s publicity photo. Date field reflects acquisition o…

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  • Roy Harper and Blake Bynum

    Roy Harper (right) of Manchester, TN, with longtime musical partner Blake Bynum, circa 1960s, photographer unknown. Date field reflects acquisition of photo as exact data on date of image is undetermi…

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  • Fall waterscape oil painting by Roy Harper

    Fall waterscape oil painting by singer Roy Harper of Manchester, TN, circa 1980s. Harper is a 2003 recipient of the Tennessee Folklife Heritage Award. Original photo does not capture entire painting;…

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  • Spring landscaper oil painting by Roy Harper

    Oil on canvas painting of spring landscape, possibly Southern U.S., by Roy Harper of Manchester, TN. Original photo does not capture entire painting; photo donated by Harper. Date field reflects acqui…

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  • Walker, Robert Patton

    United States. Army; 26th Regiment; Machine Gun Battalion; Company C White

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  • Roy Harper with Sid Harkreader and Sam McGee

    Roy Harper (center) of Manchester, TN, is pictured here with Grand Ole Opry stalwarts "Fiddlin'" Sid Harkreader and Sam McGee, 1970s. Date field reflects acquisition of photo as exact data on date of…

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  • Fall waterscape oil painting by Roy Harper

    Oil on canvas painting of fall waterscape, Western U.S., painted by Roy Harper of Manchester, TN, circa 1980s. Original image does not capture entire painting. Date field reflects acquisition of photo…

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  • Spring waterscape oil painting by Roy Harper

    Spring waterscape, oil on canvas, painted by Roy Harper, circa 1980s. Original image does not show complete artwork and is off-center. Harper is a 2003 recipient of the Tennessee Folklife Heritage Awa…

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  • Confederate spur

    Broken Confederate spur marked "C." The [S] and [A] are missing.

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  • Beckman, Cleon Valerius (Balerius)

    United States. Army; 6th Division; 111th Regiment; Machine Gun Battalion; Company B White

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