Historic Knoxville News podcast
Based on readings from old Knoxville newspapers
Where Unionists and Confederates were neighbors, conflicts continued well past the end of the Civil War. We read three articles about one family's catastrophe.
Have you ever wanted to shoot a banker, downtown and in broad daylight?
Decades after the frontier was pushed far west of Knoxville, the new Wild West came east to visit us in a caper fit for Hollywood.
Tragedy compounded after a disastrous elephant walk.