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Name Schleier, Theodore M.
Life Dates 1832-1908
born: Prussia
died: New York, New York
Nationality American
Geographic location(s) Nashville, Tennessee (1880-1908)
Knoxville, Tennessee (1864-1880)
Occupation photographer
Notes Schleier operated a photography studio in Knoxville from 1864-1880, first a branch gallery of his Nashville studio in 1864, then he relocated to Knoxville in 1867. In 1880 he returned to Nashville.
Role Photographer

Associated Records

Image of Photograph Collection - 1957.3.170.5

Photograph Collection - 1957.3.170.5

"C. M. McClung," carte-de-visite, c. 1864-1880, photograph by Theodore M. Schleier. Printed on back: T.M. Schleier. Knoxville, Tenn. Carte-de-visite was inserted in album 1957.3.170. Handwritten on album page below image, in pencil: C. M. McClung

Image of Photograph Collection - 1957.3.168.53

Photograph Collection - 1957.3.168.53

"Lloyd Branson," 1874, carte de visite, photograph by T. M. Schleier. Printed on reverse, in gold ink on black background: T. M. Schleier. / Knoxville, / Tenn. On reverse, handwritten in pencil (top): 1874 Carte de visite was inserted in album 1957.3.168, a photograph album that belonged to Frank H. McClung, Jr. Handwritten on album page below image, in pencil: Lloyd Branson

Image of Photograph Collection - 1957.3.170.10

Photograph Collection - 1957.3.170.10

"C. M. McClung," carte-de-visite, c. 1864-1880, photograph by T. M. Schleier. Handwritten on back, in pencil: "C. M. McClung" Printed on back: T. M. Schleier / Knoxville, / Tenn. Carte-de-visite was inserted in album 1957.3.170. Handwritten on album page below image, in pencil: C. M. McClung - "Cal"

Image of Photograph Collection - 1957.3.170.31

Photograph Collection - 1957.3.170.31

"Hugh L. McClung," carte-de-visite, c. 1864-1880, photograph by T. M. Schleier. Printed on back: T. M. Schleier, / Photographer, / Knoxville, Tenn. / Photographs of all sizes, in Indian / Ink, Oil or Water-colors. / Daguerreotypes and other pic-/ tures Copied to any size. / Landscapes, / Views, etc., / taken at short notice. Carte-de-visite was inserted in album 1957.3.170. Handwritten on album page below image, in pencil: Hu L. McClung

Image of Photograph Collection - 1957.3.170.38

Photograph Collection - 1957.3.170.38

"Johnnie and Eliza Marshall," carte-de-visite, c. 1870, photograph by T. M. Schleier. Printed on back: T. M. Schleier / Knoxville, / Tenn. Carte-de-visite was inserted in album 1957.3.170. Handwritten on album page below image, in pencil: Johnnie and Eliza Marshall (to left and right of image are a "J" and an "E", indicating Johnnie is on the left and Eliza is on the right in the photograph)

Image of Photograph Collection - 1957.3.170.54

Photograph Collection - 1957.3.170.54

"Lee McClung," carte-de-visite, 1871, photograph by T. M. Schleier. On back, printed: T. M. Schleier, Knoxville, Tenn. Carte-de-visite was inserted in album 1957.3.170. Handwritten on album page below image, in pencil: Lee McClung