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Clarence and Beth Allison Family Papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: AppMs-711
The collection consists of correspondence, deeds, photographs, postcards, fraternal order membership cards, and documents relating to the Allison Family, the East Tennessee and Western North Carolina Railroad and the Brotherhood of Locomotive Engineers.


  • circa 1890-2003
  • Majority of material found within circa 1920-1960



0.50 linear feet (1 document box and 1 oversize folder)

1.00 Items


The collection is divided into two series, Documents and Photographs

Method of Acquisition

Gift of Joan (Allison) Dearden, accession 2005-091

Separated Materials

LP album "Whistling thru Dixie" added to media collections.

Processing Information

Selena Harmon finished processing February 2014.

Repository Details

Part of the Archives of Appalachia Repository

PO Box 70295
344 J.L. Seehorn Jr. Rd.
Johnson City TN 37614 USA