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Dayton (Ohio)

 Subject
Subject Source: Local sources

Found in 5 Collections and/or Records:

Land, Timber, Iron and Marble Development Company

 Collection
Identifier: Ephemera 2019.211
Scope and Contents

Ephemera 2019.211a “Descriptive of the lands of The Land, Timber, Iron and Marble Development Co. of Morristown, Tenn., U.S.A.” Circular for investors describing the lands of Cocke and Severe [sic] (Sevier) Counties, Tennessee. Map on reverse. The Land, Timber, Iron and Marble Development Company was located in Room 13, P.O. Building, Dayton, Ohio.

Ephemera 2019.211b Prospectus of The Land, Timber, Iron and Marble Development Company of Morristown, Tenn.

Dates: 1890s

Lewis King in Dayton Ohio

 Item
Identifier: Cirillo Tape 13
Scope and Contents Lewis King visiting Dayton, Ohio. King visits a parking lot where he used to work, visits a city park he would have liked to spend time at while he lived in Dayton, and drives through Dayton. He also interviews a parking lot attendant and another Tennessee transplant, discussing life in Dayton and reasons to return or not return to Tennessee. End of video comprised of audio-only footage of a discussion between Marie Cirillo and several others about a man's (Ralph) short-term work in...
Dates: 1973-1976

Lewis King Interview

 Item
Identifier: Cirillo Tape 9
Scope and Contents

Lewis King from Rose Creek interviewed by John Gaventa. King shares his personal history and describes his experiences of living and working in Dayton, Ohio and then returning to the Clairfield area. King reflects on the differences between city and country life and people, and how things have changed since he was a boy.

Total time: 25 minutes

Dates: 1973-1976

Migration, Dayton, Ohio

 Item
Identifier: Cirillo Tape 15
Scope and Contents

Lewis King interviews a woman, Phyllis, who lives in Dayton, Ohio. Phyllis is originally from Tennessee, but now lives in Dayton with her husband and five children. She discusses life in Tennessee compared to life in Dayton, and the lack of work in Tennessee that has driven many people to leave home and move north.

Total time: 20 minutes

Dates: 1973-1976

Rural-to-urban migration studies

 Item
Identifier: Cirillo Tape 25
Scope and Contents Tape features several different recordings, beginning with Lewis King interviewing a married couple from the East Tennessee mountains living in Dayton, Ohio. They speak about differences between city life and life in Tennessee. Next section features John Gaventa interviewing a man in Tennessee about his experiences living in the city. This man prefers city life but wants to live in a Tennessee city. Next section features Lewis King driving through a city, presumably Dayton, Ohio. Next...
Dates: 1973-1976