Historic Photos of Knoxville

Historic Photos of Knoxville

by William E. Hardy
     
 

From the home of the state's first capitol, to being the home of the Big Orange, Historic Photos of Knoxville is a photographic history collected from the areas top archives. With around 200 photographs, many of which have never been published, this beautiful coffee table book shows the historical growth from the mid 1800's to the late 1900's of 'The Marble City'

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Overview

From the home of the state's first capitol, to being the home of the Big Orange, Historic Photos of Knoxville is a photographic history collected from the areas top archives. With around 200 photographs, many of which have never been published, this beautiful coffee table book shows the historical growth from the mid 1800's to the late 1900's of 'The Marble City' in stunning black and white photography. The book follows life, government, events and people important to Knoxville history and the building of this unique city. Spanning over two centuries and two hundred photographs, this is a must have for any long-time resident or history lover of Knoxville!

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781596523418
Publisher:
Turner Publishing Company
Publication date:
05/28/2007
Series:
Historic Photos Series
Pages:
204
Sales rank:
655,910
Product dimensions:
10.20(w) x 10.10(h) x 1.00(d)

Meet the Author

William E. Hardy is a doctoral student at the University of Tennessee, Knoxville. He received both his bachelor of arts and his master of arts degree in history from the University of Louisville in 2001 and 2004. William has published several articles in journals such as Civil War History, Tennessee Historical Quarterly, and the Journal of East Tennessee History. His primary research interest is nineteenth-century U.S. History with a focus on the Civil War and Reconstruction era.
In addition to his doctoral studies, William is employed full-time by the East Tennessee Historical Society where he is the Grant Manager of "America's Republic," a three-year federal grant funded by the United States Department of Education.
William and his wife, Heather, live in West Knoxville.

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