W.M. Cline Company
The W.M. Cline Company of Chattanooga, Tennessee was established in 1938 by Walter Matson Cline, Jr. who took over the family business, Cline Studios. Cline Studios produced photographs for local newspapers and advterisers, and in 1938, Cline began published postcards using the images taken by his father and himself. In 1958, Cline opened a color plant. The company stopped producing postcards in the 1960s or 1970s.
CitationWestern Carolina University. "Picturing Appalachia." Hunter Library Digital Collections. Accessed April 8, 2015.
Found in 4 Collections and/or Records:
Scope and Contents This collection includes 14 color postcards of Chattanooga, Tennessee published by W. M. Cline.
Dates: circa 1938-1984
Collection — Box: MS-100 001
Scope and Contents This collection contains 23 postcards of Chattanooga, Tennessee from the 20th century.
File — Folder: MS-000-007
Scope and Contents This file contains five postcards depciting Chattanooga, Tennessee and Lookout Mountain, Georgia dating from circa 1930 to 1959.
File — Folder: MS-000 002
Scope and Contents This file contains photographs of Rock City and Lookout Mountain in Chattanooga, Tennessee published by the W. M. Cline Company.