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Railroad and Streetcar Scrapbooks.

Identifier: PAS 0157

Scope and Contents

Scope: 3 scrapbooks containing Knoxville newspaper clippings, original photographs, ephemera, brochures for train excursions, newspaper account of the last passenger train service in Knoxville, last run of the final Knoxville electric streetcar in 1947, and related materials. Primarily relating to trains, but also including streetcars. Mostly concerning Southern and L & N Railways (1967-1969), with a few items from earlier years. Items were probably kept by an (unidentified) Knoxville railroad employee.


  • 1947, 1960s

Conditions Governing Access

Material is available for research. Prior arrangement MUST be made by contacting the Calvin M. McClung Historical Collection at


1 box


Scrapbooks are item #861 listed in Tennessee Books: A Bicentennial Catalog, 1996, R.R. Allen Books.

Railroad and Streetcar Scrapbooks.
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Repository Details

Part of the Calvin M. McClung Historical Collection Repository

601 S Gay Street
3rd floor
Knoxville Tennessee 37902 United States