William Gannaway Brownlow certificate of appointment
File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS SC 1211
Printed and signed document dated 25 September 1860 designating John Armstrong as Justice of the Peace in Franklin County, Tennessee.
Language of Materials
Materials are in English.
Conditions Governing Access
Open for public research.
Conditions Governing Use
It is the responsibility of the researcher to obtain any necessary copyright clearances. Permission to publish material from William Gannaway Brownlow certificate of appointment must be obtained from the Supervisor of Reference Services and/or the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Board of Curators.
1 item (1 leaf)
U.S. Senator, governor of Tennessee, Methodist minister, and editor of the Tennessee Whig newspaper. Known as "the fighting parson," Brownlow was the leader of Union sympathizers during the Civil War.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
19th Century Western and Mormon Manuscripts.
- Register of William Gannaway Brownlow certificate of appointment
- Elisa Visick
- 2010 August 4
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