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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.

Dates

  • 1860

Creator

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.

Extent

1 item (1 leaf)

Biographical History

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.

Custodial History

Donated.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Donated.

Appraisal

19th Century Western and Mormon Manuscripts.
Title
Register of William Gannaway Brownlow certificate of appointment
Status
in_progress
Author
Elisa Visick
Date
2010 August 4
Description rules
appm
Language of description
English

Repository Details

Part of the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Repository

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