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Alcoa's Hydroelectric Developments in the Smoky Mountains

 Collection
Identifier: MS-3885

This collection consists of a pamphlet titled Alcoa's Hydroelectric Developments in the Smoky Mountains. The pamphlet describes development of the Alcoa Aluminum Company's hydroelectric plants in the Smoky Mountains. Also included are two photographs, one of the Cheoah Development and one of the Narrows created by the Calderwood Dam.

The pamphlet was originally prepared for use at the Sixth International Congress on Large Dams in 1958; it was revised in July 1966.

Dates

  • 1966 July

Language

The materials in this collection are in English.

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

0.1 Linear Feet (1 folder)

Abstract

This collection consists of a pamphlet titled Alcoa's Hydroelectric Developments in the Smoky Mountains. The pamphlet describes development of the Alcoa Aluminum Company's hydroelectric plants in the Smoky Mountains. Also included are two photographs, one of the Cheoah Development and one of the Narrows created by the Calderwood Dam.

Biographical/Historical Note

The Alcoa Aluminum Company, previously the Aluminum Company of America, opened its plant in Maryville, Tennessee in 1914. The town incorpated as Alcoa, Tennessee in 1919. Since its founding, the Alcoa Aluminum Company has been active in community public works projects.

Repository Details

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

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