Skip to main content


Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 11 Collections and/or Records:

Cordell Hull letters to J. F. Brownlow, 1928-1940.

Identifier: MM.1979.005
Scope and Contents

Twenty letters from Cordell Hull to John Fouche "Jack" Brownlow, Knoxville, 1928-1940. Topics include the Norris Bill, Muscle Shoals - Cove Creek Dam, and politics relating to dam legislation. The conclusion of the April 18, 1930 letter is missing.

Dates: 1928 - 1940

Grocery Store, Knoxville, 1904 and Bridge Construction (photographs)

Identifier: SPC 1995.028
Scope and Contents

J. R. Cunningham Grocery Store and horse & wagon (in 1904 Knoxville City Directory: James R. Cunningham, grocer)?; badly faded, sepia. 5 1/2 x 4”, mounted; Bridge or dam construction? no ID. 5x7” mounted, sepia.

Dates: 1904

Mary Alton Photographs

Identifier: SPC 2014.006
Scope and Contents

SPC 2014.006.001 mounted sepia print of Old Harp Singing at Beaver Creek, October 1906. IDs on back. SPC 2014.006.002 and SPC 2014.006.003 early dam building, no additional ID.

Dates: 1906

Norris Dam panoramic photographs (Clinch River at Cove Creek), 1934 and 1935 (copies)

Identifier: SPC 2019.022
Scope and Contents

Two copy panoramic B&W photographs made from copy negatives purchased by Mary Lynn Gilmore from TVA (negatives were returned to her after being printed by Thompson Photo Products in May 2006). 1. Norris Dam looking west Clinch River at Cove Creek, Tennessee. Feb. 16, 1934. 37 x 9.5”. 1 pc. 2. Carpenter crew on draft tube form, Norris Dam. April 18, 1935. 31 x 9.5” 1 pc. Both photographs taken by Rell Clements.

Dates: 1934-1935

Norris Dam, Tenn., stereograph views from the Keystone View Co.

Identifier: SV 2003.002
Scope and Contents

SV 2003.002.001: 37573 The Highway across Norris Dam, Tennessee. #33. Keystone View Company. SV 2003.002.002: 37572 The Recreation Area, Norris Dam, Tennessee. #34. Keystone View Company.

Dates: 1940s

Panorama photographs of TVA dams

Identifier: QSPC 2016.007--010
Scope and Contents QSPC 2016.007 Panorama photograph of Cherokee Dam, 3/5/1941, carpenters 3rd shift -- Paul Jones foreman, 10"h x 36.75"w Rell Clements, Norris, Tenn. QSPC 2016.008 Panorama photograph of carpenters at Hiwassee Dam (N.C.), photo #1048, 10"h x 43"w, c. 10/3/1939. QSPC 2016.009 Panorama photograph of Norris Dam under construction (looking upstream) 10"h x 36.5"w, date? QSPC 2016.010 Panorama photograph of Pickwick Dam, G. P. Tulloss carpenter crew, 10"h x 17.5"w, c. 10/29/1937 Photo Rell...
Dates: 1930s-1940s

Tellico Dam Project photographs, 1974-1980. Tennessee Valley Authority (TVA)

Identifier: PC 0028
Scope and Contents

Tellico Dam Project photographs, 1974-1977, 1980. Tennessee Valley Authority (TVA). Each photograph has printed Identification and caption. 8"x10” b&w photographs. 268 photographs in 14 folders. Photographers: Arvilee Burnette, Knoxville, and Lloyd J. Foster. One non-Tellico Dam photograph of Widow’s Creek Steam Plant taken by Hoyle E. Hickey, Chattanooga. Memorandums consist of progress information and status reports.

Dates: 1974-1980

Tennessee Valley Authority (TVA) map

Identifier: Q Ephemera 2021.002
Scope and Contents

"Tennessee Valley Area: Profile of Tennessee & Clinch Rivers Showing Existing & Proposed Dams" color map of Tennessee Valley Reverse: Photographs of TVA dams, during construction and in operation.

Dates: circa 1937

Tennessee Valley Authority (TVA) material

Identifier: Ephemera 2021.027
Scope and Contents Multiple brochures and publications of or about the TVA: 1) "The Development of the Tennessee Valley." 15 pp. U. S. Government Printing Office, 1935. Includes map of Tennessee Valley with location of TVA dams and information on each. 2) "TVA Electricity Rates: A Statement of Facts." 8 pp. U.S. Government Printing Office, ca. 1936. 3) "Employee Relationship Policy." 13 pp. Tennessee Valley Authority, 1935. 4) The Nation's Agriculture. February 1937. American Farm Bureau Federation. Includes...
Dates: 1935 - 1937

Tennessee Valley Yearbook (Knoxville Journal)

Identifier: Ephemera 2019.150
Scope and Contents

--The Knoxville Sunday Journal Tennessee Valley Yearbook 1936

--The Knoxville Sunday Journal Tennessee Valley Yearbook 1937

Dates: 1936 - 1937

TVA Photographs by Rell Clements

Identifier: SPC 2019.094
Scope and Contents

TVA Photographs by Rell Clements 1) Norris Dam RPPC postmarked 1940 2) Members of construction department and a portion of engineering staff between lock walls of Watts Bar Dam. Taken after first concrete pour. 2/28/1940

Dates: 1940