Alexander Bonnyman Collection
Collection — Multiple Containers
Scope and Contents
The Alexander Bonnyman Collection consists of four notebooks related to Bonnyman's work as an engineer for the Atlanta, Birmingham and Atlantic Railroad, c. 1908-11. The notebooks contain drawings, charts, photographs, reports, tables, and maps related to construction and operation of the railroad.
- Bonnyman, Alexander, 1868-1953 (Person)
Conditions Governing Access
The collection is open for research.
1.00 linear feet
Notebooks are arranged chronologically with undated ledger stored last. One folder of oversize documents is housed in the map cabinets by accession number.
Source of Acquisition
Isabel Bonnyman Stanley
Method of Acquisition
The Alexander Bonnyman Collection was donated to the Archives of Appalachia by Isabel Bonnyman Stanley, Bonnyman's granddaughter and professor in the Department of English, East Tennessee State University, on February 18, 1994.
Ned Irwin completed processing, and the collection was opened to researchers in March 1997.
- Atlanta, Birmingham & Atlantic Railroad Company
- Maps Subject Source: Art & Architecture Thesaurus
- Personal papers Subject Source: Art & Architecture Thesaurus
- Photographs Subject Source: Art & Architecture Thesaurus
- Railroads--Alabama--Design and construction Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
- Railroads--Georgia--Design and construction Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
- Railroads--Southern States Subject Source: Unspecified ingested source
- Ned Irwin