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State Archivists to Visit Dunlap in Search of Civil War Memorabilia
(Published: July 7, 2014)

Representatives from the Tennessee State Library and Archives and the Tennessee State Museum will be in Dunlap on July 30th to record and digitize Civil War memorabilia owned by local residents for an exhibit titled "Looking Back: The Civil War in Tennessee."

Archivists will be at the Sequatchie County Public Library, 227 Cherry Street, on July 30th from 9 a.m. until 1:30 p.m. During that time, they invite area residents to bring in original photographs, documents and other artifacts related to the Civil War.

The archivists will scan or take digital photographs of the materials, some of which will be featured in the exhibit, located online at www.tncivilwar150.org. The archivists will not actually take possession of the items from their owners.

Individuals may call (615) 741-1883 or e-mail civilwar.tsla@tn.gov to schedule a reservation with the archivists. Reservation forms and a