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Allred, Charles E. Comparison of representation in administrative agencies with natural neighborhoods & communities, Roane County, TN. Knoxville, TN Ag. Exp. Sta., 1942. 46 pp. (its Rural research series monograph #138)

Allred, Charles E. Farming possibilities in a problem area of the east TN Valley. Knoxville, TN Ag. Exp. Sta., 1940. 53 pp. (its Rural research series monograph #114)

Allred, Charles E. Landlord-tenant relationships in Roane County, TN. Knoxville, TN Ag. Exp. Sta., 1940. 32 pp. (its Rural research series monograph #117)

Allred, Charles E. Possibility of relocating farmers near Watts Bar Reservoir. Knoxville, TN Ag. Exp. Sta., 1941. 76 pp. (its Rural research series monograph #131)

Banker, Katherine T. A church called Bethel. Kingston, n.p., 1968. 58 pp.

Bass, William W. "Birthmarks among the folk." TN Folklore Soc. Bull. 30 (1959), pp. 1-6.

Biographical directory, TN General Assembly, 1796-1969 (Roane County, Preliminary # 14). Nashville, TSLA, 1970. 43 pp.

Bonser, Howard J. Quality of land as a factor in farm organization, crop yields & farm income in Roane County, TN. Knoxville, TN Ag. Exp. Sta., 1944. 40 pp. (its Rural research series monograph #172)

Clinch River MRS Task Force. Recommendations on the proposed monitored retrievable storage facility. Oak Ridge, the task force, 1985. 204 pp.

Comprehensive plan: Roane County, TN. Kingston, n.p., 1971. 3 vols.

Curlin, J.W. Forest management plan, AEC Oak Ridge Reservation. Oak Ridge, ORNL, 1965. 46 pp.

Flood insurance study: Roane County, TN, unincorporated areas. Washington, D.C., FEMA, 1980. 30 pp.

Fowler, William J. History of Roane County, TN, 1860-1870. UT thesis, 1964. 109 pp.

Fox, William H., Dr. List of birds found in Roane County, TN, during Apr., 1884, & Mar. & Apr., 1885. Auk. 3 (July 1886), pp. 315-320.

Gilmor, John C. A history of curriculum & organization changes in the Roane County school system, 1920-1968. TTU thesis, 1969. 61 pp.

Glenn, Leonidas C. The northern TN coal field included in Roane [& other] counties. Nashville, TN Div. Geol., 1925. 478 pp. (its Bulletin #33-B)

Goddard, Jim. Index for Roots of Roane County, TN, 1792. Norman, OK, the author, 1986. 38 pp.

Guettner, Jane, ed. East Roane County Homecoming '86. N.p., East Roane County Homecoming '86, 1986. 88 pp.

Goodspeed's history of east TN (Roane County, pp. 821-825, 1072-1081). Goodspeed, 1887.

Hall, Jere. Valley of challenge & change: the history of Roane County 1860- 1900. Kingston, Roane County Heritage Commission, 1986. 143 pp.

Holmes, William H. "Illustrated catalogue of a portion of the collections made during the field season of 1881." (third Annual Report, Bureau of Ethnology, to the Secretary of the Smithsonian Institution, 1881-82, pp. 433-507)

Kirkeminde, Patricia B. "The confessions of Willis Mayberry." TN Folklore Soc. Bull. 30 (1964), pp. 7-21.

McMaster, Patrick D. Exploration of Chamberlain-Barnardville iron deposits, Roane County, TN. US Dept. Interior, 1946. 19 pp. (its Report of investigations #3957)

Milk, Richard G. A method of testing county planning; committee recommen- dations. Knoxville, TN Ag. Exp. Sta., 1941. 32 pp. (its Rural research series monograph #123)

Moles, Gene C. Small woodland owners in Roane County, TN. Knoxville, UT, 1967. 103 pp. (three special problems in lieu of thesis, UT)

Moneymaker, Dorathy S. We'll call it wheat. Oak Ridge, Adroit Print Co., 1979. 245 pp.

Pickel, Eugene. A history of Roane County to 1860. UT thesis, 1971. 132 pp.

Pickel, Eugene. A history of Roane County to 1860. Kingston, Roane County Heritage Comm., 1981. 93 pp.

Population & economy report land use plan Roane County, TN. Knoxville, TN Dept. Ec. & Comm. Dev., 1992. 52 pp.

Roane County: overall economic development program. N.p., Area Dev. Comm., 1962. 82 pp.

Roane County Reg. Plan. Comm. Economic impact study, Roane County, TN, 1975-1983. Springfield, VA, NTIS, 1975. 207 pp.

Roane County, TN economic development plan: strategies for Roane County. Knoxville, TN Local Planning Office, 1989. 24 pp.

Roane County, 1980-1987: an economic analysis. Nashville, TN Dept. Emp. Sec., 1988. 12 pp.

Roberts, Snyder E. A glimpse of the past. N.p., the author, 1982. 57 pp. (photocopy of articles carried by the Roane County News in issues from June 3, 1981 to Dec. 23, 1981, & other materials)

Roberts, Snyder E. Roane County's industrial belt, 1868-1932. Oliver Springs, the author, 1982. 77 pp. (reprints of articles carried in the Roane County News, Dec. 30, 1981-Sept. 15, 1982)

Roberts, Snyder E. Roots of Roane County, TN, 1792. Kingston, Roane County Pub. Co., 1981. 184 pp.

Seever, William. "James Christian, archaeologist." THM 4 (1918), pp. 248- 251.

Shelley, Jack & Jere Hall, eds. Valley of challenge & change: the history of Roane County, TN, 1860-1900. Kingston, Roane County Heritage Comm., 1986. 143 pp.

Soil survey, Roane County, TN. Washington, D.C., US GPO, 1942. 125 pp.

Stith, Lee S. Rural leadership in Roane County, TN. UT thesis, 1942. 210 pp.

Strengthening the economic development process of Roane County: economic development study. Knoxville, East TN Dev. Dist., 1983. 27 pp.

Study of payments in-lieu-of-taxes by the AEC to Anderson & Roane counties, TN, under the special burdens provision of section 108 of the Atomic Energy Act of 1954. Knoxville, UT, 1973. 219 pp.

Survey of the Roane County, TN schools. Knoxville, UT, 1968. 234 pp.

TN Dept. Education. Survey report, Roane County, Harriman & Rockwood schools. Nashville, the dept., 1959. 201 pp.

TN Dept. Transportation [county maps] issued periodically.

TN Taxpayers Assn. Report of TN Taxpayers Assn. upon its survey of the finances & management of the government of Roane County, TN. Nashville, the association, 1935. 165 pp. (Its Research report #19)

TN Valley Authority. Reservoir Property Management Dept. Community readjustment studies of Roane County, Watts Bar area. Knoxville, TVA, 1941. 82 pp.

US Geol. Survey [topographic maps] issued periodically. Quadrangles: Petros, Windrock, Cardiff, Harriman, Elverton, Bethel Valley, Roddy, Rockwood, Bacon Gap, Cave Creek, Lenoir City, Ten Mile, Pattie Gap, Philadelphia, Niota.

US Soil Conservation Service. Soils management handbook: Roane County, TN. Kingston, the service, 1975. 145 pp.

Water & wastewater plan for Roane & Morgan counties. Knoxville, n.p., 1980. 22 pp.

Water use & water quality Johnson Bend site: phase II investigative report. Chattanooga, TVA, 1976. 1 vol.

Wells, Emma. The history of Roane County, TN, 1801-1870. Chattanooga, Lookout Pub. Co., 1927. 308 pp. (various reprints available)

Williams, Frank V. Pictures of the past. Photographs by James E. Myers. (rev. ed.) Kingston, Roane County Heritage Comm., 1982. 96 pp.

Wimberly, Vera. Index, history of Roane County, TN, by Emma Middleton Wells. Conroe, TX, Montgomery County Gen. & Hist. Soc., 1991. 71 pp.




Cardiff

Cardiff Coal & Iron Company. Cardiff, TN: its attractions for investment, immigration, & the establishment of industries: addressed to mechanics, tradesmen, manufacturers & capitalists seeking new fields for profitable labor, enterprise & investment. Cardiff, the company, 1890. 23 pp.

Cardiff Coal & Iron Company. The town of Cardiff, on the Cincinnati Southern Railroad & Tennessee River, Roane County, TN: & lands & mines of the Cardiff Coal & Iron Company, situated in Roane, Cumberland & Morgan counties. Cardiff, the company, 1890. 23 pp.

Donovan, William F., Jr. "Real estate speculation in Cardiff & Harriman, 1890-1893." THQ 14 (1955), pp. 253-256.

 

Clinch River Breeder Reactor

Breeder basics: a handy guidebook containing basic information about nuclear power, the US breeder reactor program & the role of the Clinch River

Breeder Reactor Plant in our nation's energy future. Oak Ridge, Breeder Reactor Corp., 1979. 36 pp.

Breeder Reactor Corp. Breeder background: handbook on the Clinch River Breeder Reactor project. N.p., 1974. 48 pp.

Breeder Reactor Corp. The next step: a progress report on the Clinch River plant project: a step toward energy independence. [audiovisual] 66 slides, 1 sound cassette: 13 minutes.

Clinch River Breeder Reactor: a briefing book. N.p., 1982. 1 vol.

Clinch River Breeder Reactor Project: annual report to the Breeder Reactor Corp. 1974- . (annual)

Clinch River MRS Task Force. Recommendations on the proposed monitored retrievable storage facility. Oak Ridge, the task force, 1985. 204 pp.

Clinch River MRS Task Force. Report of the Clinch River MRS task force: a citizens review of the US Dept. Energy's proposed monitored retrieval storage facility. Oak Ridge, the task force, 1985. 15 pp.

Clinch River Steering Committee. Comprehensive report on the Clinch River study. Oak Ridge, ORNL, 1967. 121 pp.

Elliott, George R. Local political effects of a large-scale federal project: the case of the Clinch River Breeder Reactor Plant. UT thesis, 1977. 76 pp.

Jolley, Robert L. Archaeological investigations in the Clinch River Breeder Reactor Project area, 1981-82. Nashville, Building Conservation Technology, Inc., 1982. 77 pp.

The next step: progress report, the Clinch River Breeder Reactor Plant project [audiovisual]. Washington, D.C., US Dept. Energy, 1970, 1984. 1 film reel

Questions & answers about the Clinch River Breeder Reactor Plant & its impact on the environment. Oak Ridge, Breeder Reactor Corp., 1976. 21 pp.

Schaffer, Daniel. Atoms in Appalachia: historical report on the Clinch River Breeder Reactor site. Knoxville, TVA, 1982. 17 pp.

Schroedl, Gerald F. Historic sites reconnaissance in the Clinch River Breeder Reactor area. Knoxville, UT Dept. Anthropology, 1974. 29 pp.

Smith, Marcia S. Breeder reactors: the Clinch River Project. Washington, D.C., Congressional Research Service, 1979. 19 pp.

Tench, Helena G. Converging on the Clinch River: the politics of the US breeder reactor program. U. CT dissertation, 1981. 346 pp.

US. Atomic Energy Commission. Clinch River Breeder Reactor Project: 1974 technical progress report. Washington, D.C., US GPO, 1974. 227 pp.

 

Fort Southwest Point

Banker, Luke H. Fort Southwest Point, Kingston, TN. Kingston, Roane County Heritage Commission, 1984. 158 pp.

Banker, Luke H. "A history of Fort Southwest Point." ETHSP 46 (1974), pp. 19-36.

Banker, Luke H. Fort Southwest Point, TN: the development of a frontier post, 1792-1807. UT thesis, 1972. 124 pp.

Smith, Samuel D., ed. Fort Southwest Point archaeological site, Kingston, TN: a multidisciplinary interpretation. Nashville, TN Div. Arch., 1993. 604 pp. (Its Research series #9)

 

Harriman

Donovan, William F., Jr. "Real estate speculation in Cardiff & Harriman, 1890-1893." THQ 14 (1955), pp. 253-256.

East TN Land Company. Two years of Harriman, TN, established by the East TN Land Company Feb. 26, 1890. NY, South, 1892. 104 pp.

Flood insurance study: city of Harriman, TN, Roane County. Washington, D.C., FEMA, 1984. 15 pp.

Harriman City Schools' Alumni Assoc. Centennial, Harriman schools, 1890- 1990. Harriman, the association, 1991. 144 pp.

Hayward, James. History of Harriman, TN. (In East TN, Hist. & Biog., pp. 491- 541)

Jones, Naoma. The First Presbyterian Church, Harriman, TN, 1891-1991. Harriman, Centennial Committee of the church, 1991. 147 pp.

One year of Harriman, TN: established by the East TN Land Company, Feb. 26, 1890. Souvenir ed. NY, South Pub. Co., 1891. 53 pp.

Oswell, Troy B. A brief history of St. Andrew's Episcopal Church, Harriman, TN, 1890-1950. Harriman, Harriman Record, 1960. 20 pp.

Pulliam, Walter T. Harriman: the town that temperance built. Maryville, the author, 1978. 706 pp.

TN Taxpayers Assn. Financial conditions & administration of the city of Harriman, TN: a report on a survey with recommendations. Nashville, 1958. 78 pp. (its Research report # 131)

Williams, Allen L. Blue gem. NY, Carlton Press, 1990. 139 pp.

Wimmer, Nancy, ed. A homecoming history of Harriman & Harriman city schools. Harriman, Harriman City Schools, 1986. 79 pp.

 

Kingston

A church called Bethel. (2nd ed.) Kingston, Bethel Presbyterian Church, 1987. 100 pp.

Kingston Iron Co. Prospectus showing the advantages of Kingston for the development of iron industries. NY, J.J. Canlon, 1874. 15 pp.

White, Robert H. "TN's four capitols." ETHSP 6 (1934), pp. 29-43.

 

Oak Ridge Reservation

Curlin, J.W. Forest management plan, AEC Oak Ridge Reservation. Oak Ridge, ORNL, 1965. 46 pp.

 

Oliver Springs

Roberts, Pauline H. History of Oliver Springs Post Office, 1826-1970. Oliver Springs, 1971. 19 pp.

Roberts, Snyder E. Oliver Springs oldtimers & days back when, fifty to seventy-five years ago. Oliver Springs, the author, 1979. 96 pp.

Roberts, Snyder E. Oliver Springs town government, 1904-1977. Oliver Springs, the author, 1977. 94 pp.

Roberts, Snyder E. Origin of First Baptist Church of Oliver Springs, 1846- 1980. Oak Ridge, Ridge Print Co., 1981. 114 pp.

Roberts, Snyder E. The story of Oliver Springs & its people. 4 vols. Kingston, the author, 1982-1985.

 

Roane State Community College

Byrne, Janet G. An historical study of Roane State Community College. George Peabody College dissertation, 1989. 148 pp.

Rennie, Nancy W. Master planting plan for Roane State Community College. UT thesis, 1982. 65 pp.

 

Rockwood

Burkett, Elsie M., ed. Historical review: Rockwood's centennial year, 1868- 1968. Rockwood, 1968. unp.

Moore, William H. Company town: a history of Rockwood & the Roane Iron Company. Kingston, Roane County Heritage Commission, Inc., 1984. 96 pp.

Moore, William H. "Preoccupied paternalism, the Roane Iron Company in her company town, Rockwood, TN." ETHSP 39 (1967), pp. 56-70.

Moore, William H. Rockwood: a prototype of the new south. UT thesis, 1965. 106 pp.

Rockwood, the pioneer iron-making town in the south: a young city located amid picturesque mountains of east TN in the heart of the iron & coal district. Cincinnati, OH, McDonald & Eick, 1890. 10 pp.

Seward, Harvy M. Scenes & information about Rockwood, TN, in the heart of the great TN valley development. Rockwood, Rockwood Times, 1935. 61 pp.

 

Wilcox Mining Company

Bradley, Frank H. Geological report: Wilcox Mining Co. of TN, annual report. NY, E. Wells Sackett, 1871. 39 pp.

 

Updated October 22, 2004

 

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