Bibliography of Tennessee Local History Sources > Hawkins County

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Hawkins County in General

Allred, Charles E. Educational status of rural relief families in TN. Knoxville, TN Ag. Exp. Sta., 1936. 41 pp. (its Report #22)

Allred, Charles E. Effect of industrial development on agriculture. Knoxville, TN Ag. Exp. Sta., 1939. 50 pp. (its Rural research series monograph #97)

Allred, Charles E. Effect of industrial development on population change. Knoxville, TN Ag. Exp. Sta., 1939. 49 pp. (its Rural research series monograph #96)

Allred, Charles E. Mobility of rural relief families in TN. Knoxville, TN Ag. Exp. Sta., 1936. 35 pp. (its Report #14)

Allred, Charles E. Relation of education to economic & social status of relief clients in TN. Knoxville, TN Ag. Exp. Sta., 1937. 36 pp. (its Report #24)

Anderson, Isaac. A sermon, delivered on Sept. 8th, 1813. Rogersville, the author, 1814. 20 pp.

Assessment of secondary land use capabilities at TVA's Phipps Bend Nuclear Plant site with conclusions & recommendations. Knoxville, TVA, 1979. 47 pp.

Bentley, Barry N. The vegetation types & vascular flora of the Laurel Run Gorge, Hawkins County, TN. ETSU thesis, 1984. 33 pp.

Bible, Donahue. The ambush at Flora's Ferry (Rice's Upper Ferry). Mohawk, the author, 1993. Unp.

Biographical directory, TN General Assembly, 1796-1969 (Hawkins County, Preliminary #38-A). Nashville, TSLA, 1973. 76 pp.

Caldwell, Kay T. David S. Booker: a Confederate soldier from the Cumberland Gap to Vicksburg, 1834-1912. Surgoinsville, the author, 1994. Unp.

Davis, James H. A study of seven school communities of Hawkins County, TN. UT thesis, 1937. 135 pp.

First TN-VA Development District. Potential industrial areas in Hawkins County, TN. Johnson City, the district in cooperation with the TVA, 1971. Unp., maps.

First TN-VA Development District. Water & sewer plan, Hawkins County, TN. N.p., 1970. 53 pp.

Flood insurance study: city of Kingsport, TN, Sullivan & Hawkins counties. (Rev. June 4, 1990.) Washington, D.C., FEMA, 1990. 32 pp.

Flood insurance study: Hawkins County, TN, unincorporated areas. Washington, D.C., FEMA, 1991. 19 pp.

Goodspeed's history of east TN (Hawkins County, pp. 973-980, 1225-1239). Goodspeed, 1887.

Hawkins County Bicentennial Committee. 200 years: the bicentennial celebration of the USA, Hawkins County. Rogersville, East TN Print. Co., 1976. 165 pp.

Hawkins County picture album. Rogersville, Hawkins County Bicentennial Committee, 1976. 165 pp.

Health profile: Hawkins County, TN. Johnson City, ARCHA Health Systems Agency, 1981. 21 pp.

Johnson City-Kingsport-Bristol MSA, 1980-1987: an economic analysis. Nashville, TN Dept. Emp. Sec., 1988. 37 pp.

Ketron, Louis T. Post office history of Hawkins County. Knoxville, n.p., 1972. 12 pp. (lists of names & occupations from post offices in the county, copied from Polk's TN Gazetteer, 1891)

Lane, Patricia. "Birth, marriage & death: past & present customs in east TN." TN Folklore Soc. Bull. 50 (1984), pp. 58-67.

Lewis, Richard P. A breeding bird census of two grassland areas on Phipps Bend, Hawkins County, TN. ETSU thesis, 1975. 65 pp.

McCollough, Major C.R. Archaeological survey of the Phipps Bend Steam Plant site on the Holston River near Surgoinsville, Hawkins County, TN. Knoxville, UT Dept. Anthrop., 1973. 18 pp.

McNutt, Charles H. An archaeological overview & management plan for the Holston Army Ammunition Plant, Hawkins & Sullivan counties, TN. Walnut Creek, CA, Woodward-Clyde Consultants, 1984. 1 vol.

Price, Prentiss, ed. "Two petitions to VA of north of Holston men, 1776, 1777." ETHSP 21 (1949), pp. 95-110.

Reynolds, Patrick H, III. "I could almost hear the guns": Battle of Big Creek, Hawkins County, TN Nov. 6, 1863. Surgoinsville, Old Stage Print., 1994. 49 pp.

Rogan, James W. Historical sketches of Hawkins County: from its early settlement to 1891. Rogersville, n.p., 1949. 31 pp. (reprinted 1989 by Hawkins County Gen. & Hist. Soc., 50 pp.)

Smith, Alan B. A census of breeding bird populations in deciduous forest habitat in Hawkins County, TN. ETSU thesis, 1975. 52 pp.

Smith, Margaret L. Miss Nan, beloved rebel. Johnson City, Overmountain Press, 1986. 467 pp.

Snodgrass, Billy B. Written board of education policies for Hawkins County, TN. ETSU thesis, 1970. 79 pp.

Soil survey, Hawkins & Hancock counties, TN. Washington, D.C., US GPO, 1979. 84 pp.

TN Dept. Transportation [county maps] issued periodically.

TN Taxpayers Association. A report on a survey of the condition of the highway funds of Hawkins County, TN, & the financial administration of such funds by the county highway department, with recommendations. Nashville, the association, 1956. 33 pp.

Tolbert, Renne S. A study of farm women in Hawkins County, TN regarding their perception of tasks in home, farm, employment & community activities. UT thesis, 1990. 147 pp.

Trent, Emma D. East TN's lore of yesteryear. Whitesburg, the author, 1987. 621 pp.

Trent, Emma D. Faces, places & things of early east TN: a sequel to East TN's lore of yesteryear. Whitesburg, the author, 1989. 421 pp.

US Geol. Survey. The Chattanooga shale (Devonian & Mississippian) from the TN Div. of Geology: US Dept. of Energy drill hole #4 & 5, Hawkins County, TN. Morgantown, WV, US Dept. Energy, 1980. 40 pp.

US Geol. Survey [topographic maps] issued periodically. Quadrangles: Kyles Ford, Looney's Gap, Plum Grove, Kingsport, Swan Island, Lee Valley, Pressmens Home, Burem, Stony Point, Lovelace, Sullivan Gardens, Bean Station, Russellville, Bulls Gap, McCloud, Baileytown.

Vance, Carl T. A study of high schools in Hawkins County, TN. George Peabody College thesis, 1922. pp.

Walker, Homer A. Historical sketches of Hawkins County, Rogersville (county seat), TN. Washington, D.C., n.p., 1958. 72 pp.

Williams, Bernice C. Cloud's Creek School, 1919-1957. Rogersville, the author, 1987. 59 pp.

Williams, Samuel C. Phases of southwest territory history. Johnson City, Watauga Press, 1940. 26 pp. (Hawkins County, pp. 18-20)

With the colors from Hawkins County: 1917-1918-1919. Pressmen's Home, Dunwoody & Reed, 1920. 92 pp.

Wolfe, Margaret R. An industrial history of Hawkins County, TN. Knoxville, TVA, 1983. 28 pp.


Church Hill

Reber, Clara S. Church Hill, TN area history, 1754-1976. Church Hill, n.p., 1976. 129 pp.


Hale Springs

Hale Springs in the mountains of east TN. Knoxville, Ogden Bros. & Co., 1891. 8 pp.



Schaffer, Daniel. A short history of McCloud, TN & the Weaver Pottery Factory. Norris, TVA, 1981. 4 pp.


Pressmen's Home

Mooney, Jack. Printers in Appalachia: the International Printing Pressmen & Assistants' Union of North America, 1907-1967. Bowling Green, OH, Bowling Green State U. Popular Press, 1993. 193 pp.

Mooney, Jack. "The sanitorium of the International Printing Pressmen & Assistants' Union of North America 1910-1961, at Pressmen's Home, TN." THQ 48 (1989), pp. 162-173.



First Baptist Church, Rogersville, TN. Diamond anniversary, 1890-1965. Rogersville, n.p., 1965. pp.

Flood insurance study: city of Rogersville, TN, Hawkins County. Washington, D.C., FEMA, 1993. 10 pp.

Long, Alton B. An economic & educational survey of Rogersville community. UT thesis, 1940. 166 pp.

Lovelace, Robert A. Rogersville annexation study. Knoxville, MTAS, 1956. 22 pp.

Park, James. The 50th anniversary of the Rogersville Synodical College. McMinnville, the Standard, 1899. 17 pp.

Rogers, Joseph. The Joseph Rogers papers. Compiled & transcribed by Allan Huskey. N.p., the author, 1990. 118 pp.

Walker, W.A. Remarks on the statements of Dr. Coffin & the new school elders, as published in the Rev. J.W. Cunningham's pamphlet; together with a statement of the old school elders, in relation to the division of the Presbyterian congregation at Rogersville, east TN. Knoxville, Gifford & Eastman, 1840. 46 pp.

Webb, George E. Early printing in Rogersville, TN: with an annotated checklist of Rogersville imprints, 1814-1860. Rogersville, the author, 1978. 41 pp.



Netherland, Frank. A history of Ross Silk Factory & other events of Rotherwood, TN. Rotherwood, the author, 1988. 80 pp.

Ross, Charles C. The story of Rotherwood from the autobiography of Rev. Frederick A. Ross. Knoxville, Bean, Warters & Co., 1923. 35 pp.


St. Clair

Bacon, Charles. History of St. Clair, TN. St. Clair, St. Clair Academy, n.d. Unp.

Cobb, Pharoh L. The St. Clair Academy, St. Clair-- Hawkins County-- TN. Nashville, n.p., 1956. 26 pp.



Crowe, Ruth A. New Providence Presbyterian Church, Stony Point, Surgoinsville, TN, 1780-1980: a historical collection. Surgoinsville, the church, 1980. 58 pp.

Tales of the past: pictorial history of the town of Surgoinsville, TN. Surgoinsville, Old Stage Print., 1993. 40 pp.


Textbook Controversy

Bates, Stephen. Battleground: one mother's crusade, the religious right, & the struggle for control of our classrooms. NY, Poseidon Press, 1993. 365 pp. (reprinted 1994 by Holt)

Censorship in our schools, Hawkins County, TN [videocassette]. Washington, D.C., People for the American Way, 1988. 1 videocassette, 18 min.

Dellinger, David W. My way or the highway: the Hawkins County textbook controversy. UT thesis, 1991. 368 pp.

Foltin, Richard T. Religion & public school curricula: the TN & AL textbook cases. NY, American Jewish Committee, Institute of Human Relations, 1987. 12 pp.