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Timeline of Clarksville, Tennessee

The following is a timeline of the history of the city of Clarksville, Tennessee, United States.

18th-19th centuriesEdit

Overview of Clarksville, Tennessee, 1870

20th centuryEdit

21st centuryEdit

See alsoEdit


  1. ^ a b c Federal Writers' Project 1939.
  2. ^ a b c d e f g h i Hellmann 2006.
  3. ^ Chas. A. Miller, ed. (1890), "Chronological Table", Official and Political Manual of the State of Tennessee, Nashville, pp. 8–62
  4. ^ a b c "US Newspaper Directory". Chronicling America. Washington DC: Library of Congress. Retrieved May 7, 2017.
  5. ^ Beach 1988.
  6. ^ Nannie H. Williams (1896). History of the Clarksville Female Academy. Clarksville: W. P. Titus.
  7. ^ Killelbrew 1874.
  8. ^ a b c "Tennessee", Rowell's American Newspaper Directory, New York: Printer's Ink, 1909
  9. ^ a b "Calendar of Significant Weather Events in Middle Tennessee". Nashville, TN: National Weather Service. Retrieved May 7, 2017.
  10. ^ a b "History of the Library". Clarksville-Montgomery County Public Library. Montgomery County Government. Retrieved May 7, 2017.
  11. ^ a b c "Movie Theaters in Clarksville, TN". Los Angeles: Cinema Treasures LLC. Retrieved May 7, 2017.
  12. ^ a b "AM Stations in the U.S.: Tennessee", Radio Annual Television Year Book, New York: Radio Television Daily, 1963, OCLC 10512375 – via Internet Archive  
  13. ^ American Association for State and Local History (2002). "Tennessee". Directory of Historical Organizations in the United States and Canada (15th ed.). ISBN 0759100020.
  14. ^ Civic Impulse, LLC. "Members of Congress". GovTrack. Washington, D.C. Retrieved May 7, 2017.
  15. ^ "Clarksville city, Tennessee". QuickFacts. U.S. Census Bureau. Retrieved May 7, 2017.


  • Williams' Clarksville Directory, 1859
  • "Clarksville". Tennessee State Gazetteer and Business Directory for 1860-61. Nashville: John L. Mitchell.
  • Joseph Buckner Killebrew; Tennessee Bureau of Agriculture (1874), "Middle Tennessee: Montgomery County: Clarksville", Introduction to the Resources of Tennessee, 2, Nashville: Tavel, Eastman & Howell
  • "Clarksville". Tennessee State Gazetteer and Business Directory. Nashville: R.L. Polk & Co. 1876.
  • History of Tennessee. Nashville: Goodspeed. 1886. Sketch of Montgomery, Robertson, Humphreys, Stewart, Dickson, Cheatham and Houston Counties. (Includes information about Clarksville)
  • Picturesque Clarksville. W.P. Titus. 1887.
  • Clarksville Sesqui-Centennial Historical Book, 1784-1934. 1934. OCLC 10231246.
  • Federal Writers' Project (1939), "Clarksville", Tennessee: a Guide to the State, American Guide Series, New York: Viking – via HathiTrust
  • Stephen V. Ash (1977). "Community at War: Montgomery County, 1861-65". Tennessee Historical Quarterly. 36. JSTOR 42623768.
  • Richard P. Gildrie (1983). "Lynch Law and the Great Clarksville Fire of 1878: Social Order in a New South Town". Tennessee Historical Quarterly. 42. JSTOR 42626339.
  • Charles M. Waters (1983). Historic Clarksville: the Bicentennial Story, 1784-1984. OCLC 10204442.
  • Ursula S. Beach (1988). Robert B. Jones (ed.). Montgomery County. Tennessee County History Series. Memphis State University Press. OCLC 6820526.   (Includes information about Clarksville)
  • Ursula S. Beach and Eleanor Williams (1989). Nineteenth Century Heritage, Clarksville, Tenn. Oxford, Mississippi: Guild Bindery Press. OCLC 21759714.
  • Thomas H. Winn (1990). "Liquor, Race, and Politics: Clarksville During the Progressive Period". Tennessee Historical Quarterly. 49.
  • Paul T. Hellmann (2006). "Tennessee: Clarksville". Historical Gazetteer of the United States. Taylor & Francis. ISBN 1-135-94859-3.

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