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Knight, Carl B. (Carl Bickley), 1903-1986



  • Existence: 1903-1986

Carl B. Knight was the principle editor and publisher of the Big Stone Gap Post Newspaper, Big Stone Gap, Virginia, and a member of the Board of Directors for the Carolina, Clinchfield and Ohio Railway. He was a 1922 graduate of the Old Big Stone Gap High School, Big Stone Gap, Virginia; the founder and editor of Wise County's first high school newspaper; and an alumnus of Washington and Lee University and president of the Appalachian Washington and Lee Alumni chapter.

Found in 1 Collection or Record:

Carl B. Knight Papers

 Collection — other: Boxes 1-4
Identifier: AppMs-209
Arrangement The collection is divided into two series: Series 1, correspondence and newspaper clippings, 1972-1983; and Series 2, reports and periodicals, 1976-1983. Series 1 contains papers that document the general administrative operation of Carolina, Clinchfield and Ohio Railway; the sale of the CC&O Railway Company to CSX; and lawsuits between CC&O and Stanley Hershfang and CC&O and the Holston Land Company. Series 2 contains stockholder reports for the Carolina,...
Dates: 1972-1983