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Uptegrove Family Collection

 Collection — Box: I (Small Collections)
Identifier: AppMs-570

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.


  • 1999


Conditions Governing Access

The collection is open for research.


0.10 linear feet

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Method of Acquisition

The Uptegrove Family Collection was donated to the Archives of Appalachia by Pieter Uptegrove, Newton, New Jersey, on September 29, 2000. Karen Lowrie contributed two calendar cards in 2019, accession number 2019-055.

Processing Information

This collection was processed by Brianne Johnson and opened for research in May 2007.
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Repository Details

Part of the Archives of Appalachia Repository

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