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Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 5 Collections and/or Records:

American Zinc, Lead and Smelting Company Collection. (Mascot, Tenn.).

Identifier: MSC 0026
Scope and Contents Materials on zinc mining and processing operations of the American Zinc Company of Tennessee at Mascot, Tennessee. Also includes information on the American Zinc, Lead, and Smelting Company, the American Limestone Company, and the Graselli Mine. Collection includes annual reports, 1916-1934 (some gaps); drilling reports, 1910-1911; History of Mascot; mining studies and reports; leases-options-deeds, 1910-1940; wage schedules, 1920-1937; labor contracts and strike, 1934-1935; agreements with...
Dates: 1910-1970

Fraterville Mine Explosion and Cross Mountain Mine Explosion memorial services program, ca. 1911. (ephemera)

Identifier: Ephemera Collection 009
Scope and Contents

Program for Memorial Services in memory of those who lost their lives in the Fraterville Mine Explosion at Coal Creek, Tennessee, on Monday, May 19th, 1902, and in the Cross Mountain Mine Explosion at Briceville, Tennessee, on Saturday, December 9th, 1911.

Dates: ca. 1911

George Lewis Welcker Papers.

Identifier: MSC 0013
Scope and Contents Papers of George Lewis Welcker (1892-1965), son of James Henry and Dixie Welcker, and grandson of Charles Freeling and Caroline Mitchell Welcker. Papers include: correspondence between Welcker family members; business correspondence; Capt. J. H. Welcker, Kingston, Tenn., correspondence with Tennessee River Iron Ore and Railway Company of Chattanooga and the East Tennessee Mining Company of Harriman, Tenn., 1887-1892; genealogical correspondence and material, 1912-1930, which belonged to...
Dates: 1836-1963

Mining Photograph

Identifier: SPC 2002.003
Scope and Contents

Jas. E. Thompson, Knoxville, Tenn., photograph (no number). Shows back of miner or geologist (?) working with coal in mine or cave. 8x10” B&W, backed with linen.

Dates: undated

Quarry Photos

Identifier: QSPC 2004.001
Scope and Contents

QSPC 2004.001a: American Limestone, Holston Quarry. 1953. B&W 16x20” unmounted photographic print. Damage at left. Shows conveyor belt leading out of quarry. QSPC 2004.001b: ‘A Gift from Floyd Brogden. A picture of the Old Holston Quarry at Mascot, Tenn.’ Color. 13x17” mounted on 16x20 board. Shows steam shovel(?) in operation.

Dates: 1953