Uptegrove Family Collection
Collection — Box: I (Small Collections)
Scope and Contents
The Uptegrove Family Collection consists of one file folder containing information relating to the Uptegrove family and the Uptegrove Lumber Company. Included are recollections of William E. and Gifford M. Uptegrove, a photocopy of the fall 1999 issue of the Blue Ridge Steamwinder related to the Uptegrove business operations, transcriptions of various articles about Uptegrove Lumber Company, a photocopy of a 1975 map of "Tweetsie Country" with the Uptegrove Lumber Company railroad incline highlighted, and an Uptegrove Lumber Company timeline.
- Uptegrove, William E. (Person)
Conditions Governing Access
The collection is open for research.
0.10 linear feet
Method of Acquisition
The Uptegrove Family Collection was donated to the Archives of Appalachia by Pieter Uptegrove, Newton, New Jersey, on September 29, 2000.
This collection was processed by Brianne Johnson and opened for research in May 2007.
- Uptegrove, William, 1852-1935
- American Cigar Box Lumber Company
- East Tennessee & Western North Carolina Railroad
- Industries -- Tennessee -- Johnson City
- Johnson City, Bakersville and Southern Railway
- Logging--Appalachian Region, Soutern
- Personal papers
- Publications (document genre)
- Uptegrove family
- Language of description