East Tennessee Historical Society

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*Historical Society voice 865-215-8824 | fax 865-215-8819<br>
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*Historical Society voice 865-215-8824 &#124; fax 865-215-8819<br>
 
*McClung Historical Collection voice 865-215-8801 <br>
 
*McClung Historical Collection voice 865-215-8801 <br>
 
*Knox County Archives voice 865-215-8800 <br>
 
*Knox County Archives voice 865-215-8800 <br>
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*Historical Society Monday-Friday 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. <br>
 
*Historical Society Monday-Friday 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. <br>
*McClung Historical Collection Monday 12:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. | Tuesday-Friday 11:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. | Saturday-Sunday 1:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. <br>
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*McClung Historical Collection Monday 12:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. &#124; Tuesday-Friday 11:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. &#124; Saturday-Sunday 1:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. <br>
 
*Knox County Archives Monday-Friday 8:00 a.m to 4:30 p.m. <br>
 
*Knox County Archives Monday-Friday 8:00 a.m to 4:30 p.m. <br>
*Museum Monday-Friday 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. | Saturday 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. | Sunday 1:00 p.m to 5:00 p.m.<br>
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*Museum Monday-Friday 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. &#124; Saturday 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. &#124; Sunday 1:00 p.m to 5:00 p.m.<br>
  
 
'''Directions, map, parking, and public transportation:'''<ref name="Visit" /> &nbsp;[http://www.easttnhistory.org/content.aspx?article=1211&parent=1205 click here]  
 
'''Directions, map, parking, and public transportation:'''<ref name="Visit" /> &nbsp;[http://www.easttnhistory.org/content.aspx?article=1211&parent=1205 click here]  
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*[http://www.easttnhistory.org/content.aspx?article=1209 Historical Society website] exploring the center, museum, collections, conducting research, program and events, genealogy, family and children, heritage programs, publications, membership, education, regional history.<br>
 
*[http://www.easttnhistory.org/content.aspx?article=1209 Historical Society website] exploring the center, museum, collections, conducting research, program and events, genealogy, family and children, heritage programs, publications, membership, education, regional history.<br>
*[http://knoxrooms.sirsi.net/rooms/portal/page/21589_McClung_Collection McClung Historical Collection website] genealogy databases, Knox Co. obituaries, marriages, and delayed births indexes, TN and Shelby&nbsp;deaths indexes,&nbsp;TN Confederate pension application index, books, newspapers, genealogies, first families,  
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*[http://knoxrooms.sirsi.net/rooms/portal/page/21589_McClung_Collection McClung Historical Collection website]&nbsp;Knox Co. obituaries, marriages, and delayed births indexes, TN and Shelby&nbsp;deaths indexes,&nbsp;TN Confederate pension application index, books, newspapers, genealogies, first families,  
 
*Repository catalog online. <br>
 
*Repository catalog online. <br>
 
*Repository database. <br>
 
*Repository database. <br>

Revision as of 15:12, 9 July 2010


East Tennessee Historical Society
 

Contents

Contact Information

E-mail:[1]  eths@east-tennessee-history.org

Address:[1]

601 South Gay Street
Knoxville, Tennessee 37902

Telephone:[1]

  • Historical Society voice 865-215-8824 | fax 865-215-8819
  • McClung Historical Collection voice 865-215-8801
  • Knox County Archives voice 865-215-8800
  • Museum voice 865-215-8830

Hours and holidays:[1]

  • Historical Society Monday-Friday 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
  • McClung Historical Collection Monday 12:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. | Tuesday-Friday 11:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. | Saturday-Sunday 1:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.
  • Knox County Archives Monday-Friday 8:00 a.m to 4:30 p.m.
  • Museum Monday-Friday 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. | Saturday 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. | Sunday 1:00 p.m to 5:00 p.m.

Directions, map, parking, and public transportation:[1]  click here

Internet sites and databases:

  • Historical Society website exploring the center, museum, collections, conducting research, program and events, genealogy, family and children, heritage programs, publications, membership, education, regional history.
  • McClung Historical Collection website Knox Co. obituaries, marriages, and delayed births indexes, TN and Shelby deaths indexes, TN Confederate pension application index, books, newspapers, genealogies, first families,
  • Repository catalog online.
  • Repository database.
  • other(s).

Collection Description

{Please briefly describe the strengths and weaknesses of each collection for genealogists (about two or three sentences for smaller collections).[2] For example, explain the collection size, who (which ethnic, political, or religious groups) are covered, dates covered, jurisdictions covered, record types available, significant indexes, and any noteworthy record loss or gaps.[3]}

Tips

{Optional}

Guides

{Optional: Internet or guide books describing this collection for genealogists. }

Alternate Repositories

{ List (link to a Wiki article for) at least one or more other repositories that collect overlapping records, or similar family history material including central repositories, affiliated or branch repositories, higher level jurisdiction repositories, parent or daughter jurisdiction repositories. Also list neighboring repositories with similar records. Please briefly explain how each substitute repository is related.}

If you cannot visit or find a record at the East Tennessee Historical Society, a similar record may be available at one of the following.

Overlapping Collections

  • Alternate Repository {create link for each, and give line or two describing collection}

Similar Collections



Neighboring Collections


Sources

  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 1.3 1.4 "Visit the History Center in East Tennessee Historical Society at http://www.easttnhistory.org/content.aspx?article=1209 (accessed 8 July 2010).
  2. Source 2.
  3. Source 3.