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=== Contact Information  ===
 
=== Contact Information  ===
  
'''E-mail:'''<ref name="S1">Source 1.</ref> &nbsp;[mailto:repository@whatever.net repository@whatever.net] <br>  
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'''E-mail:'''<ref name="ask">[http://www.knoxlib.org/about/services/ask-librarian Ask a librarian] in ''Knox County Public Library'' (accessed 19 February 2014).</ref> &nbsp;[http://www.knoxlib.org/about/services/ask-librarian Ask a librarian] form. <br>  
  
 
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'''Internet sites and databases:''' <br>  
 
'''Internet sites and databases:''' <br>  
  
*[http://www.knoxlib.org/ Knox County Public Library] hours and locations, go to catalog, explore the collection, calendar and programs, about, local and family history, kid zone, teen central, news and events. <br>  
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*[http://www.knoxlib.org/ Knox County Public Library] hours and locations, go to catalog, explore the collection, calendar and programs, about, local and family history, kid zone, teen central, news, and events. <br>  
 
*[http://cat.knoxlib.org/uhtbin/cgisirsi/?ps=CqLAlqVghq/MILLERTOWN/249110466/60/1180/X KCPL catalog online] search by keyword, author, title, subject, or series. <br>  
 
*[http://cat.knoxlib.org/uhtbin/cgisirsi/?ps=CqLAlqVghq/MILLERTOWN/249110466/60/1180/X KCPL catalog online] search by keyword, author, title, subject, or series. <br>  
 
*Repository database. <br>  
 
*Repository database. <br>  

Revision as of 15:33, 19 February 2014

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Knox County Public Library
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Contents

Contact Information

E-mail:[1]  Ask a librarian form.

Address:[2]

000 Santa's Workshop Lane
North Pole, AK 99999-9999

Telephone:[2]  800-000-0000, or 801-000-0000
Fax:  802-000-0000

Hours and holidays:[2]  Monday-Saturday 9:00 to 4:30

Directions, maps, and public transportation:[2]  {Optional}

Internet sites and databases:

  • Knox County Public Library hours and locations, go to catalog, explore the collection, calendar and programs, about, local and family history, kid zone, teen central, news, and events.
  • KCPL catalog online search by keyword, author, title, subject, or series.
  • Repository database.
  • other(s).

Collection Description

The McClung Historical Collection includes an index to early Tennessee and North Carolina families. No index in North Carolina can top this one.[3]  This library has Internet genealogy databases, more than 75,000 books, 3,000 genealogies, 15,000 First Families of Tennessee, manuscripts, censuses, state and local government records, newspapers, Knoxville city directories, maps, and photos. The same building also houses the Knox County Archives, and the East Tennessee Historical Society and Museum.[4]

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 source at the Knox County Public Library, a similar source may be available at one of the following.

Overlapping Collections

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

  • such as: NARA I
  • NARA II
  • National Archives at _____
  • State Archives
  • State Library

Similar Collections



  • National Personnel Records Center
  • LC
  • FHL

Neighboring Collections


  • State Vital Records Office
  • County Vital Records Office
  • City Vital Records Office
  • County Archives
  • County Orphan's Court
  • County Probate Court
  • County Recorder
  • County Coroner
  • State Historical Society
  • County and local historical societies
  • State Genealogical Society
  • County and local historical societies
  • Public Libraries
  • Museums and heritage societies
  • University Libraries
  • U.S. District Court
  • Church archives
  • Repositories in surrounding counties: [Chattam], [Durham], and [Franklin]
  • Repositories in other surrounding states (or provinces): [SC], [TN], and [VA]

Sources

  1. Ask a librarian in Knox County Public Library (accessed 19 February 2014).
  2. Cite error: Invalid <ref> tag; no text was provided for refs named S1
  3. William Dollarhide and Ronald A. Bremer. America's Best Genealogy Resource Centers (Bountiful, Utah: Heritage Quest, 1998), 85. At various libraries (WorldCat). FHL Ref Book 973 J54d.
  4. Calvin M. McClung Historical Collection in Knox County Public Library (accessed 11 February 2014).