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Seiler Photograph Album

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: AppMs-684

Scope and Contents

The collection consists of one photograph album containing photographs showing the construction of East Tennessee and Western North Carolina Railroad in the Doe River Gorge near Hampton, Tennessee. The album appears to have been professionally produced, possibly for promotional purposes.

Dates

  • 1880-1882

Conditions Governing Access

This collection is open for research. Please use the copy prints for preliminary research to reduce wear and tear on the original album.

Conditions Governing Use

There are no restrictions on the use of this collection.

Extent

1.00 linear feet

Language of Materials

English

Custodial History

The album belonged to the Seiler family of Elizabethton, Tennessee. It may have belonged to William Dayton Seiler, an attorney who also worked for a railroad. Susanne Seiler passed it on to the Doe River Gorge Camp who gave it to Ken Riddle to give to the Archives of Appalachia.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Gift of Ken Riddle on behalf of Doe River Gorge Camp on behalf of Susanne Seiler.

Status
Completed
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin

Repository Details

Part of the Archives of Appalachia Repository

Contact:
PO Box 70295
344 J.L. Seehorn Jr. Rd.
Johnson City TN 37614 USA
423-439-4338
423/439-4338