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This collection consists of the diaries, journals, and narratives of explorers, emigrants, military men, Native Americans, and travelers. In addition, there are accounts on the development of farming and mining communities, family histories, and folklore. Go to browse beside "Your collections" then select Mountain People from the list.
Knoxville News Sentinel content is available in both text and image (digitized microfilm). Content from 1922 through 1990 is image (digitized microfilm). Content beginning with 1990 through current content is text only. Access is part of Newsbank Access World News.
Full-text of newspapers from 1836-1922 from across the United States, including several titles from Tennessee and other states in the Appalachian region. Sponsored by the Library of Congress and the National Endowment for the Humanities. Open access.