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Mountain View Hotel Register

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0622

This collection houses six volumes documenting the activities of the Mountain View Hotel in Gatlinburg, Tennessee, between 1927 and 1933.

Dates

  • 1927 June 11-1933 May 28

Conditions Governing Access

Collections are stored offsite, and a minimum of 2 business days are needed to retrieve these items for use. Researchers interested in consulting any of the collections are advised to contact Special Collections.

Conditions Governing Use

The copyright interests in this collection remain with the creator. For more information, contact the Special Collections Library.

Extent

4.5 Linear Feet

Abstract

This collection houses six volumes documenting the activities of the Mountain View Hotel in Gatlinburg, Tennessee, between 1927 and 1933.

Biographical/Historical Note

Lumberman Andy Huff (1878-1949) built the original Mountain View Hotel in Gatlinburg, Tennessee in 1916 to cater to loggers who were harvesting timber in the Great Smoky Mountains. He expanded the hotel in 1924 when tourists began flocking to the area. His son, Jack Huff, took over the hotel upon Andy Huff's death in 1949.

Arrangement

Collection consists of six volumes.

Acquisition Note

This collection is property of the University of Tennessee Libraries, Knoxville, Special Collections.

Repository Details

Part of the Betsey B. Creekmore Special Collections and University Archives, The University of Tennessee, Knoxville Repository

Contact:
The University of Tennessee, Knoxville
Knoxville TN 37996 USA
865-974-4480