Bibliography of Tennessee Local History Sources > Chester County

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Chester County in General


Archaeological investigations at Pinson Mounds State Archaeological Area: 1974, 1975 & 1978 field seasons. Ed. by Robert C. Mainfort, Jr. Nashville, TN Dept. Conservation, 1980. 108 pp.

Barnes, Bobby. Burial locations for Confederate soldiers in Chester County, TN. N.p., the author, 1989. 34 pp.

Biographical directory, TN General Assembly, 1796-1969 (Chester County, Preliminary #18). Nashville, TSLA, 1968. 43 pp.

Broster, John B. "Paleo-Indian habitation at the Pierce site (40CS24), Chester County, TN". TN Anthrop. 7 (1982), pp. 93-104.

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

Chester County history: war years. N.p., n.d. 5 pp.

Chester County Centennial Committee. Chester County, TN, 1882-1982. Henderson, the committee, 1982. 1 vol.

Community information, Henderson-Chester County, TN. Prepared by city of Henderson & Office of the County Executive & Chester County Chamber of Commerce & West TN Industrial Assoc. Jackson, the association, 1988. 31 pp.

Goodspeed's history of TN (Chester County, pp. 806-813, 862-869). Goodspeed, 1887.

Henderson-Chester County, TN, emergency operations plan. Nashville, TEMA, 1987. 1 vol.

Hilliand, Addie S. "I remember, I remember." TN Folklore Soc. Bull. 32 (1966), pp. 121-128.

Hilliand, Addie. S. "On swallowing punkin seed." TN Folklore Soc. Bull. 40 (1974), pp. 119-121.

Hilliand, Addie S. "Shakespearean proverbs in Chester County, TN." NC Folklore J. 22 (1974), pp. 63-74.

Hilliand, Addie S. "What'll we give to the baby-o?" TN Folklore Soc. Bull. 40 (1974), pp. 41-46.

History & families of Chester County, TN. Henderson, Chester County Hist. Soc., 1995. 1 vol.

Raskopf, B.D. Improving incomes of small farms in Area 6, west TN. Knoxville, TN Ag. Exp. Sta., 1948. 56 pp.

Reid, Samuel E. A brief history of Chester County, TN: then & now; an historical comparison, facts of the past & present, which the future will want to remember. Jackson, Long-Johnson, 1924. 24 pp. (reprinted by McCowat-Mercer, 1967).

Religious history of Chester County, area home demonstration clubs, other area clubs. Henderson, TN Homecoming '86, Chester County Roots Committee, 1985. 1 vol.

Soil survey, Chester County, TN. Washington, D.C., US GPO, 1994. 164 pp.

TN Dept. Transportation [county maps] issued periodically.

TN Valley Authority. Ind. Div. Agricultural-industrial survey of Chester County. Knoxville, TVA, 1936. var. pp.

US Geol. Survey [topographic maps] issued periodically. Quadrangles: Beech Bluff, Luray, Medon, Henderson, Jacks Creek, Enville, Sardis, Silerton, Masseyville, Mt. Peter, Hornsby, Rose Creek.

Wheatley, Delores. Survey of Chester County with an emphasis on Henderson. N.p., the author, 1968. 132 pp.



First State Bank, Henderson, TN. Reflections. Henderson, First State Bank, 1979. 47 pp.

Henderson (TN) Area Centennial. Henderson centennial celebration commemorating 100 years of progress; "from Indians to industry." Jackson, Laycock, 1960. 64 pp.

Henderson urban transportation study: existing conditions. Prepared by the TN Dept. Transportation, in cooperation with the US Dept. Transportation, FHA, the city of Henderson & Office of Local Planning Assistance. Nashville, TN Dept. Transportation, 1991. 1 sheet.

Matlock, J.W.L. History of the Methodist Church at Henderson, TN. Henderson, First Methodist Church, 1960. 90 pp.



Tilley, Nancy H. & W. Clyde Tilley. Unity Baptist Church: a patchwork of history & humor. Jackson, Union U. Press, 1976. 124 p.