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Jeffrey L. Brown collection of business records

 Item — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MS-136
The Jeffrey L. Brown 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.

Dates

  • 1875-1970

Creator

Conditions Governing Access

The Jeffrey L. Brown collection of business records is open for research.

Conditions Governing Use

The Jeffrey L. Brown collection of business records is in the public domain and may used without copyright restriction.

Extent

1.5 Linear Feet (1 Box)

Overview

The Jeffrey L. Brown collection of business records contains ledgers and correspondence regarding local industry in Chattanooga, Tennessee from from 1875 to 1970.

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.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

The Jeffrey L. Brown collection of business records was deposited with the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga on an unknown date by an unknown source.

Creator

Title
Jeffrey L. Brown collection of business records
Status
completed
Description rules
dacs

Repository Details

Part of the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga Special Collections repository

Contact:
615 McCallie Avenue
Chattanooga Tennessee 37403 USA