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Guide to the Tennessee Valley Authority Papers, Series IV-VI

Accession Number: 77
Tennessee Valley Authority Papers
Bulk Dates: 1933-1983
2.8 linear ft.
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Series I - Agriculture
Series II - Architecture
Series III - Economy/ Finances
Series IV - General
Series V - Health and Safety
Series VI - Industrial Development

Series VII - Natural Resources
Series VIII - Power
Series IX - Recreation
Series X - Water Management

Access and Use:

Preferred citation: Tennessee Valley Authority Collection, Berea College Special Collections & Archives, Berea, Ky.

7 Manuscript Boxes

Series IV General Boxes 2-3

This series contains material covering the TVA as a whole and the benefits it made available for all areas. Speeches and addresses, given to the public, covering different topics are available. Newsletters, printed material, photographs, and annual reports giving TVA's problems and production occurring over the years. Regional development, chemical production, employees, maps, and other miscellaneous topics are discussed.

Box 2

  1. TVA: General; Articles, 1933-1953
  2. TVA: General; Articles, 1955-
  3. TVA: General; Bibliographies, 1952-1966
  4. TVA: General; Case Studies, 1953
  5. TVA: General; Correspondence, 1933-1971
  6. TVA: General; Legislation
  7. TVA: General; Maps
  8. TVA: General; Miscellaneous 1954-1965, n.d.

Box 3

  1. TVA: General; Newsletters and Material to be Printed n.d., 1953-1975
  2. TVA: General; Photographs
  3. TVA: General; Reports, 1943-1953
  4. TVA: General; Reports, 1954-1959
  5. TVA: General; Reports, 1960-1978
Series V Health and Safety Box 4

This series includes information on the health and safety of the employees and residents of the Tennessee Valley area. Information includes pamphlets on the issues of health and safety of TVA employees, reports on stream sanitation and municipal waste facilities, and essays on water quality protection by O. M. Derryberry, M.D, M.P.H; P.E. Gartell, and MS Engg, D.P.H.

Box 4

  1. Health and Safety, 1950-1964
Series VI Economy/Finances Box 4, cont.

This series contains information on the industrial development of the Tennessee Valley region brought on by the TVA. Information includes various essays on the Tennessee Valley's introduction to industry and industrial development. Also included are industrial development reports of the TVA region from 1965, 1971, 1974, 1976, 1978, and 1983.

Box 4, continued

  1. TVA: Industrial Development; Miscellaneous
  2. TVA: Industrial Development; Summaries 1965-1983

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