Timeline of Knoxville, Tennessee

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The following is a timeline of the history of the city of Knoxville, Knox County, Tennessee, USA.

Prior to 19th century[edit]

19th century[edit]

20th century[edit]

21st century[edit]

See also[edit]


  1. ^ Charles H. Faulkner, "Knoxville and the Southern Appalachian Frontier: An Archaeological Perspective", Tennessee Historical Quarterly 59, JSTOR 42627557 
  2. ^ Bruce Wheeler, "Knoxville," Tennessee Encyclopedia of History and Culture.
  3. ^ a b "US Newspaper Directory". Chronicling America. Washington DC: Library of Congress. Retrieved July 2014. 
  4. ^ a b c d e f g h i j k l m Federal Writers' Project (1939), "Knoxville", Tennessee: a Guide to the State, American Guide Series, New York: Viking 
  5. ^ a b Kate White (1924), "Knoxville's Old Educational Institutions", Tennessee Historical Magazine 8, ISSN 2333-9012, JSTOR 42637473 
  6. ^ a b c d e f g "Fun Facts About Knoxville". City of Knoxville. Retrieved July 2014. 
  7. ^ Chas. A. Miller, ed. (1890), Official and Political Manual of the State of Tennessee, Nashville 
  8. ^ a b c d e f William Bruce Wheeler (2005). Knoxville, Tennessee: A Mountain City in the New South. Univ. of Tennessee Press. ISBN 978-1-57233-336-9. 
  9. ^ a b c d e f g "Mayors". City of Knoxville. Retrieved July 2014. 
  10. ^ "Tennessee", Rowell's American Newspaper Directory, New York: Printer's Ink, 1909 
  11. ^ a b University Libraries. "(Knoxville)". Special Collections Online. University of Tennessee. Retrieved July 2014. 
  12. ^ "A New Knoxville", Art and Progress (American Federation of Arts) 2, 1910 
  13. ^ James A. Burran (1979), "Labor Conflict in Urban Appalachia: The Knoxville Streetcar Strike of 1919", Tennessee Historical Quarterly 38, JSTOR 42625936 
  14. ^ W. R. McNabb (1972), "History of the Knoxville City Hall", Tennessee Historical Quarterly 31, ISSN 0040-3261, JSTOR 42623317 
  15. ^ a b "Movie Theaters in Knoxville, TN". CinemaTreasures.org. Los Angeles: Cinema Treasures LLC. Retrieved July 2014. 
  16. ^ Lisa L. Zagumny (2001). "Sit-Ins in Knoxville, Tennessee: A Case Study of Political Rhetoric". Journal of Negro History 86. JSTOR 1350178. 
  17. ^ a b "NCGA Co-ops: Tennessee". Iowa: National Cooperative Grocers Association. Retrieved July 2014. 
  18. ^ a b "Parks". City of Knoxville. Retrieved July 2014. 
  19. ^ "Tennessee". Official Congressional Directory. 1989. 
  20. ^ Civic Impulse, LLC. "Members of Congress". GovTrack. Washington, D.C. Retrieved July 2014. 
  21. ^ Bradley Reeves; Louisa Trott (2010), "Itinerant Filmmaking in Knoxville in the 1920s: A Story Told through Unseen Movies", Moving Image: The Journal of the Association of Moving Image Archivists 10, JSTOR 41167344 
  22. ^ "Knoxville (city), Tennessee". State & County QuickFacts. U.S. Census Bureau. Retrieved July 2014. 

Further reading[edit]

Published in the 19th century[edit]

Published in the 20th century[edit]

  • William Rule, ed. (1900), Standard History of Knoxville, Tennessee, Chicago: Lewis Publishing Company 
  • City of Knoxville, Tennessee and Vicinity (Knoxville: Knoxville Board of Trade, 1906)
  • Knoxville, Tennessee Directory, 1915 (Knoxville: Knoxville Directory Company, 1915).
  • Tennessee Historical Records Survey (1941), "Hamilton County (Knoxville)", Directory of Churches, Missions, and Religious Institutions of Tennessee (Nashville) (47) 
  • Knoxville City Directory, 1960 (Knoxville: City Directory Company, 1960)
  • East Tennessee Historical Society, Lucile Deaderick (ed.), Heart of the Valley: A History of Knoxville, Tennessee (Knoxville, Tenn.: East Tennessee Historical Society, 1976)
  • Charles S. Aiken (1983). "Transformation of James Agee's Knoxville". Geographical Review 73. JSTOR 214641. 
  • George Thomas Kurian (1994), "Knoxville", World Encyclopedia of Cities, 1: North America, ABC-CLIO  (fulltext via Open Library)

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