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John Goodin Papers

Identifier: AppMs-482
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.


  • 1927-1943, 1958


16.05 linear feet


All or part of the materials described here are unprocessed. Please contact us for information about these materials.

Method of Acquisition

Gift of John Goodin.

Separated Materials

Copies of the following publications were added to the serials holdings of the Archives of Appalachia: The Jitterbug; Ties: The Southern Railway Historical Magazine; and Whistle Stop.

Repository Details

Part of the Archives of Appalachia Repository

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