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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.
The Benjamin J. Cramer Collection contains research done by Cramer on the Carolina, Clinchfield and Ohio Railway (CC&O) and its operations around the communities of Lost Cove, North Carolina, and Bumpass Cove, Tennessee. The research includes an interview with Jack Hawkins, who worked for CC&O for forty years, photographic prints of Lost Cove, North Carolina, and one VHS videotape about the Bumpass Cove landfill.
This collection consists of color slides, photographs, negatives, and a videotape relating to railroading. Major subjects are East Tennessee and Western North Carolina Railroad, narrow and standard gauge (Johnson City and Elizabethton, Tenn.); Norfolk and Western Railroad (Bristol, Va., to West Jefferson, N. C.); Southern Pacific Railway (San Luis Obispo, Ca., and environs); and Chesapeake and Ohio Railroad (Cass and Ronceverte, W. Va.).
Material is filed in alphabetical order by subject.
This collection consists of various materials transferred from the G.L. Carter Railroad Museum at East Tennessee State University.
The collection consists of recordings of interviews conducted by Gunter's students in connection with his courses on social geography. The interview subjects are primarily from East Tennessee and often discuss topics of regional interest such as music, farm life, coal mining, and foodways. The collection also includes dub sheets for the first eight tapes, partial transcripts of tapes 2, 5 and 6, and summaries of interviews.
The Jack Underwood Photograph Collection consists of copy negatives, a contact sheet, and photocopies of 16 black and white photographs documenting operations of the Carolina, Clinchfield and Ohio Railway and other Appalachian railroads, c. 1900-20, including scenes of engines, bridges, workers, derailments, etc.
The Goforth Collection includes copy negatives with corresponding prints, engineering drawings, and maps relating to the develoment of railroads in Tennessee, Virginia and North Carolina. The prints and negatives depict places along the Carolina, Clinchfield and Ohio Railway. These were taken in the months from August through October 1909. The engineering drawings include specifications for bridges, tunnels, stations, pump houses, dwellings, trestles and loading platforms.
The collection is divided into nine series: Series 1, Miscellaneous Ledgers and Journals, 1902-1972; Series 2, Shop Orders, 1946-1982; Series 3, Purchase Invoices, 1975-1983; Series 4, General Accounting Ledgers, 1930-1956; Series 5, Union Contracts and Bills of Lading, 1957-1984; Series 6, Company Documents; Series 7, Photographs; and Series 8, Oversize.
The collection consists of nine oversized maps of proposed construction projects for the city of Johnson City. The maps depict the planning of subdivisions, water and sewage line construction, proposed property annexation, the building of (Old) Science Hill High School, and the layout of railroad track through Johnson City.
Ridley Wills began collecting Tennessee postcards in the 1930s, eventually amassing some 30,000 postcards. In 2015, he began distributing them to regional institutions. The cards in this collection represent landmarks in East Tennessee, especially in the Great Smoky Mountains National Park and in Carter, Greene, Johnson, Sullivan, Washington and Unicoi Counties. There are images of schools, churches, hotels, towns, railroads, scenery and more.
- Names: Carolina, Clinchfield and Ohio Railway X
- Photographs 10
- Corporation records 7
- Negatives (photographic) 7
- Publications (document genre) 7
- Maps 6
- Personal papers 6
- Railroads 6
- Watauga River (N.C. and Tenn.) 4
- Blueprints (reprographic copies) 3
- Holston River (Va. and Tenn.) 3
- Johnson City (Tenn.) -- History 3
- Ledgers (account books) 3
- Nolichucky River (N.C. and Tenn.) 3
- Railroads--Pictorial works 3
- Slides (photographs) 3
- Appalachian Region, Southern -- Economic conditions 2
- Big Mary (Elephant) 2
- Coal mines and mining 2
- Coal mines and mining -- Virginia 2
- Erwin (Tenn.) 2 ∧ less
- English 19
- East Tennessee & Western North Carolina Railroad 8
- Southern Railway (U.S.) 7
- Goforth, James A. 4
- Bean, William, 1721-1782 2
- Black Mountain Railway Company 2
- Boone, Daniel, 1734-1820 2
- Cass Scenic Railroad 2
- Clinchfield Railroad 2
- East Tennessee State College 2
- Harris Manufacturing Company (Johnson City, Tenn.) 2
- Holston Land Company 2
- Johnson City Foundry and Machine Works, Inc. 2
- Norfolk and Western Railroad Company 2
- Norfolk and Western Railway Company 2
- Phetteplace, L. H., 1871-1950 2
- Tennessee Eastern Electric Company 2
- United States. Securities and Exchange Commission 2
- Alderman family 1
- Alderman, Amariah Biggs, 1819-1889 1 ∧ less