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Guide to the Tennessee Valley Authority Papers, Series VII-X
 

Accession Number: 77
Tennessee Valley Authority Papers
Bulk Dates: 1933-1983
2.8 linear ft.
Online Catalog Record (BANC)

Overview
History

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 VII Natural Resources Boxes 4-5

This Series consists of information on Forestry and Environment. It contains information on approaches to forest development and case studies, pamphlets on forest management, and annual reports from the division of Forestry Relations. Also included are the Environmental Programs Directory and the Policies Relating to Sources of Coal by the Tennessee Valley Authority for Electric Power Generation.

Box 4, continued

  1. TVA: Natural Resources; Forest and Forestry, 1946-1964
  2. TVA: Natural Resources; Forest and Forestry, 1966,n.d.- Fishers and Wildlife

Box 5

  1. TVA: Natural Resources; Environmental Information 1971, 1976
Series VIII Power Boxes 5-6

This series contains information on the electricity provided by the TVA. It contains Annual reports and items relating to the introduction of electricity to the TVA area, essays on power costs and case studies, and information on Municipal and Cooperative Distributors of TVA Power. There is also a small pamphlet on nuclear power in the TVA area.

Box 5, continued

  1. TVA: Power; Annual Reports 1953-1966
  2. TVA: Power; Annual Reports 1970-
  3. TVA: Power; Electricity Information
  4. TVA: Power, 1933-1958
  5. TVA: Power, 1959-

Box 6

  1. TVA: Power; Municipal and Cooperative Distributors of TVA - Power, 1965-1971
  2. TVA: Power; Municipal and Cooperative Distributors of TVA - Power, 1973-1978
Series IX Recreation Box 6, cont.

This series contains information on recreation on TVA-owned land and water. It holds information such as brochures of recreation on TVA lakes, case studies on recreation on regional development, and a booklet on experiences with man-made reservoirs by the TVA.

Box 6, continued

  1. TVA: Recreation
Series X Water Management Boxes 6-7

This series contains information on the water management of the TVA. It holds general information on water management including facts, case studies, and pamphlets of information on the TVA and Tennessee River. Also contained are items about conservation such as "The Tennessee Conservationalist" and "50 Inches of Rain."

The series also contains information on floods. There are pamphlets and other items of information on special need and specific dams. Also contained are plans for flood control and prevention and information on floods in the vicinity of Brisol, Virginia-Tennessee, Brevard, North Carolina, and Coeburn, Virginia.

Box 6, continued

  1. TVA: Water Management; Areas with Special Need
  2. TVA: Water Management; Flood Control
  3. TVA: Water Management; Floods in Vicinity of Bristol, VA-TN; Brevard, NC; and Coeburn, VA

Box 7

  1. TVA: Water Management; General Information
  2. TVA: Water Management; Water Conservation

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