Reunion of the Blue and Gray in Knoxville, Tennessee, October 8-9, 1890
- Creator:Thompson Photography Studio
- Title:Reunion of the Blue and Gray in Knoxville, Tennessee, October 8-9, 1890
- Description:This photograph of a barren landscape shows a large tent on the hilltop at left and a two story house on the right. In the middle ground are several figures standing on what may be earthworks remaining from the battle of Fort Sanders..
- Historical Note:This was taken from the roof top of the J. D. Cowan house near Cumberland Avenue on the University of Tennessee campus in Knoxville. It shows the "monster tent" with a capacity of 15,000, which was erected for the "Reunion of the Blue and Gray" held on October 8 and 9, 1890.
- Institution:McClung Historical Collection, Knox County Public Library
- Publisher:Digital Initiatives, James E. Walker Library, Middle Tennessee State University
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