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M. B. Vance Day Book

 Collection — Box: D (Small Collections)
Identifier: AppMs-150

Scope and Contents

M. B. Vance's daybook provides a handwritten record of measurements of cord wood and cross ties for section 14 of the East Tennessee, Virginia and Georgia Railroad. The daybook records the date, individual's name, quantity and size of ties, and location for each transaction. The volume spans from May 31, 1870 to December 1, 1874.


  • 1870-1874


Conditions Governing Access

The collection is open for research.


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Method of Acquisition

The M. B. Vance Daybook was donated to the Archives of Appalachia by Mike Grover in February 1983.

Processing Information

J Shelton completed processing and the collection was opened in 1986.
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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