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George Evans Davis Lumber Company Records

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: AppMs-90

Scope and Contents

The papers in the George Evan Davis Collection reflect the day-to-day operations of the George Evan Davis Lumber Company. The vast majority of the Davis Company papers were destroyed after his death.


  • 1900-1981
  • 1904-1908


Conditions Governing Access

The collection is open for research.


0.75 linear feet


The collection is divided into three series: Series 1, Correspondence, 1904-1908; Series 2, Subject Files, c. 1900-1981; and Series 3, Negatives and Photographic Prints, 1912-1919 and undated.

Method of Acquisition

The papers in the George Evan Davis Collection were placed in the Archives of Appalachia in November of 1980 by his daughter, Edith M. Davis.
Michael Shandor: Revised By Ed Speer 1991; Marie Tedesco 1996
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