Charles C. Tiller Photographs, 1924-1940


Charles C. Tiller Photographs, 1924-1940


The Charles C. Tiller Photographs, held by the Archives of Appalachia at East Tennessee State University, consist of 84 photographic negatives, along with derived prints and slides, depicting the Ritter Lumber Company's operations, camps, and company town life. Locations include the following camps in Dickenson County, VA: Frying Pan Camp, Caney Creek Camp, Lick Creek Camp, Big Branch Camp, Sandlick Camp, and Dog Branch Camp.

The current digital collection contains JPEG positive file surrogates created in 2023 of all 84 photographic negatives in the collection.


Tiller, Charles C. (Person)


Charles C. Tiller Photographs, Archives of Appalachia, East Tennessee State University




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ETSU Archives of Appalachia: AppMs-0106

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