Benjamin J. Cramer Collection, 1995-1996

Title

Benjamin J. Cramer Collection, 1995-1996

Description

The Benjamin J. Cramer Collection, held by the Archives of Appalachia at East Tennessee State University, consists of research conducted by Cramer on the Carolina, Clinchfield and Ohio Railway (CC&O) and its operations around the communities of Lost Cove, North Carolina, and Bumpass Cove, Tennessee. The research includes an audio recording of an interview with Jack Hawkins, who worked for CC&O for forty years, photographic prints of Lost Cove, North Carolina, and one VHS videotape about the Bumpass Cove landfill.

The digital collection below includes pdf files of the research and photographic materials, along with digital files of the audio and moving image content.

Creator

Cramer, Benjamin J. (Person)

Source

Benjamin J. Cramer Collection, Archives of Appalachia, East Tennessee State University

Date

1995-1996

Rights

The Archives of Appalachia at East Tennessee State University provides access to the materials on this website for the purposes of research and education, provided that proper citation is used (e.g. [identification of item], [identification of collection], Archives of Appalachia, East Tennessee State University). Any commercial uses of the materials or any uses that exceed the limits of fair use and other relevant statutory exceptions require the permission of the Archives of Appalachia and the copyright holder(s). It is the user's obligation to determine and satisfy copyright or other use restrictions when publishing or otherwise distributing materials.

Compressed (low resolution) files are available on this website.  Requests for accessing uncompressed (high resolution) versions of this material can be sent to the Archives of Appalachia.

Items in this collection are presented for their historic and research value. They may contain content that some viewers will find objectionable.

Identifier

ETSU Archives of Appalachia: AppMs-490

Collection Items

Eighteen minute, undated VHS videotape about the Bumpass Cove landfill.Digital file is available to stream here.

Fifty-six minute audiocassette recording (sides A and B combined) of interview with Jack Hawkins, 14 March 1995.Digital file is available to stream here.

Photographs of Lost Cove, Yancey County, North Carolina
Nine photographs of Lost Cove, Yancey County, North Carolina, including: vehicles, buildings, and a grave marker.

Writings on the Carolina, Clinchfield and Ohio Railway by Benjamin Cramer
The document consists of three parts: (1) Section A: “Reflections of the Clinchfield,” essay by Benjamin Cramer (2) Section B: Glossary of Railroad Terms (3) Section C: Transcript of interview with Jack Hawkins of the Clinchfield Railroad
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