Knox County

Historic Sites of Interest:


Read about "Mecklenburg" -- a description of the historic residence of Dr. J.G.M. Ramsey, noted historian

Knox County in the Civil War -  by Billie McNamara

Visit "Tennessee's Civil War Heritage Trail"

Knox County Sites on the National Register of Historic Places

James White's Fort / Living History Exhibit / Re-enactors:

Read a visitor's view of Knoxville, along with a drawing of the city circa 1845

Knoxville Tourist Bureau:

Museums of Knoxville - Historic Sites:

Farragut Folklife Museum

History of the Tennessee Valley Authority (TVA):

TVA -- Electricity for ALL:
   (the story of the Tennessee Valley Authority)

Women in Tennessee History - A Bibliography: 

"Tennessee Online" -- Tennessee's only online historical magazine