The William G. Brownlow Family Papers, containing approximately 40 items, spans the period 1836-1900. The collection is composed of assorted correspondence, photographs, promissory notes, legal documents, a Commonplace Book, a Book of Mottoes, and a Scrapbook. A large portion of this collection relates to Annie Brownlow Patrick and the Patrick family. Annie Brownlow Patrick was the daughter of William G. Brownlow, former governor of the state of Tennessee (1865-1869), and the wife of William F. Patrick, Jr. The arrangement of the collection is alphabetical. See also the Governor William G. Brownlow Papers, 1865-1869, GP21.