Jeffrey L. Brown collection of business records
Scope and Contents
This collection of business records contains ledgers and correspondence regarding local industry in Chattanooga, Tennessee from from 1875 to 1970. Thhis collection includes a photographs album containing images and descriptions of equipment and machinery used by the Chattanooga Gas Company in in 1919.
- Brown, Jeffrey L. (Collector, Person)
Language of Materials
This collection contains materials in English.
Conditions Governing Access
This collection of business records is open for research.
Conditions Governing Use
The copyright status of this collection has not been evaluated.
Biographical / Historical
Jeffrey L. Brown was a professor of Archaeology at the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga. He established the Insitute of Archaeology at the university in 1975 and his research interests included industrial, historical, and prehistoric archaeology. In pursuit of his research interests, Professor Brown amassed a collection of books and manuscripts related to engineering and industry, including the local business records in this collection.
Will Stokes was a photographer in Chattanooga, Tennessee. He took photographs of the furnaces, heaters, and other equipment in the Chattanooga Gas Company photograph album.
1.5 Linear Feet (1 Box)
Immediate Source of Acquisition
This collection was deposited with the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga on an unknown date by an unknown source.
The processing of this collection is complete.
- Jeffrey L. Brown collection of business records
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