The collection consists of: photocopies of Johnson City Chronicle and Staff-News, April 20, 1930, "gravure section," which dealt mainly with business and industry in Johnson City; 1958 Charter of the Johnson City Little League; set of Tweetsie Railroad prints; photographs of locomotives and railroad cars (particularly Southern Railway) and other structures along various railways; trade magazines, excursion pamphlets, photographs; Clinchfield Railroad route schedules; East Tennessee highway maps from the 1960s; documents pertaining to WWII; photographs of WWII service personnel; locomotives, railroad passenger passes; railroad calendars; blueprints; maps; area promotional posters; letters, papers, published documents, and films mostly related to railroads or Goodin in WWII. The collection is divided in eight series: 1. T.E. Goodin, 2. Correspondence, 3. Military, 4. Personal Files, 5. Railroad Memorabilia, 6. Photographs, 7. Audio/Video, and 8. Oversize.