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Carolina, Clinchfield, and Ohio Railway, Engineering Department Collection

 Collection — other: Box 1
Identifier: AppMs-0047

Scope and Contents

The Carolina, Clinchfield and Ohio Railway, Engineering Department Collection, consists of personnel files, memoranda, correspondence, minutes, maps, newsclippings, pamphlets, newsletters, books, speeches, construction diagrams, and miscellaneous records. The papers document the history and the construction of the CC&O Railway, and the management of its engineering department.


  • 1908-1978


Conditions Governing Access

The collection is open for research.


0.50 linear feet

1 box other_unmapped

1.00 Boxes

Language of Materials



The collection is organized into five series: Series 1, Office Records of the Engineering Department, 1908-1967; Series 2, Publications, 1909-1968; Series 3, Correspondence, 1909-1978; Series 4, Speeches, 1962-1964; and Series 5, Minutes of the ICC Hearing on Valuation of the Carolina, Clinchfield and Ohio Railway, October 28, 1926.

Method of Acquisition

The records of the Engineering Department of the Carolina, Clinchfield and Ohio Railway were given to the Archives of Appalachia by Mrs. Ruth Coward on March 29, 1979.

Related Materials

Library of Congress No. MS 82-556

Processing Information

David Goodin completed processing, and the records were opened for research in November 1979.

David Goodin
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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