Jack Underwood Photograph Collection
Collection — other: In Box 5
Scope and Contents
The Jack Underwood Photograph Collection consists of copy negatives, a contact sheet, and photocopies of 16 black and white photographs documenting operations of the Carolina, Clinchfield and Ohio Railway and other Appalachian railroads, c. 1900-20, including scenes of engines, bridges, workers, derailments, etc.
- Underwood, Jack (Person)
Conditions Governing Access
The collection is open for research.
Photocopies are arranged in numerical order (based on a preexisting order), followed by negatives and the contact sheet.
Some of the photographs collected by Underwood and found in this collection were acquired by him from C. B. Rumbley of Watauga, Tennessee.
Method of Acquisition
The Jack Underwood Photograph Collection was donated to the Archives of Appalachia by Jack Underwood, Johnson City, Tennessee on March 11, 1993. The original photographs were returned to the donor after copying.
Ned Irwin completed processing, and the collection was opened to researchers in March 1997.
- Carolina, Clinchfield and Ohio Railway
- Negatives (photographic) Subject Source: Art & Architecture Thesaurus
- Photographs Subject Source: Art & Architecture Thesaurus
- Railroad accidents--Tennessee Subject Source: Unspecified ingested source
- Railroad accidents--Tennessee--New Market Subject Source: Unspecified ingested source
- Railroads--Appalachian Region, Southern Subject Source: Unspecified ingested source
- Watauga (Tenn.) Subject Source: Unspecified ingested source
- Watauga Christian Church (Watauga, Tenn.)
- Ned Irwin
- Language of description