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Uptegrove Family Collection

 Collection — other: Folder 1 in Box I
Identifier: 500-AppMs 570
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 reproduction of the fall 1999 issue of the Blue Ridge Steamwinder related to the Uptegrove business operations, the original text to American Lumberman (May 23, 1903), articles from the New York Times, a map of the rail service of the East Tennessee and Western North Carolina Railroad and the Johnson City, Bakersville and Southern Railway, and a Uptegrove Lumber Company timeline.


  • 1909-1999 and undated


Conditions Governing Access

The collection is open for research.


0.10 linear feet

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.

Processing Information

This collection was processed by Brianne Johnson and opened for research in May 2007.
Language of description

Repository Details

Part of the Archives of Appalachia Repository

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