Bibliography of Tennessee Local History Sources > Meigs County

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Meigs County in General

Allen, Valentine C. Rhea & Meigs counties, TN in the Confederate war. N.p., 1908. 126 pp.

Biographical directory, TN General Assembly, 1796-1969 (Meigs County, Preliminary #9). Nashville, TSLA, 1969. 37 pp.

Colonel Return Jonathan Meigs day book #2. Compiled by James L. Douthat, transcribed by Bettye J. Broyles. Signal Mountain, Institute of Historic Research, 1993. 95 pp.

Decatur-Meigs County Tomorrow. Economic development agenda. Decatur, Decatur-Meigs County Tomorrow, 1988. 18 pp.

Flood insurance study: Meigs County, TN, unincorporated areas. Washington, D.C., FEMA, 1990. 14 pp.

Fox, John S. TVA land policies: the case of Meigs County, TN. UT thesis, 1977. 114 pp.

Goodspeed's history of east TN (Meigs County, pp. 815-817, 1032-1046). Goodspeed, 1887.

Lillard, Stewart. Meigs County, TN: a documented account of its European settlement & growth. Sewanee, U. of the South, 1975. 202 pp. (2d ed., 1982, Southern Hist. Press, 222 pp.)

Long, Grady M. "Folk medicine in McMinn, Polk, Bradley & Meigs counties, TN, 1910-1927." TN Folklore Soc. Bull. 28 (1962), pp. 1-8.

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

Polhemus, James H. Archaeological survey of proposed 10 acre rockfish rearing pond area on Sugar Creek, Meigs County, TN. Knoxville, n.p., 1974. 5 pp.

Rogers, E.G. "Switching for water." TN Folklore Soc. Bull. 21 (1955), pp. 108- 111.

Soil survey, Meigs County, TN. Washington, D.C., US GPO, 1921, 1974.

Swingle, George D. Mineral resources summary of the Ten Mile quadrangle, TN. Nashville, TN Div. Geol., 1969. 6 pp.

TN Dept. Transportation [county maps] issued periodically.

TN Valley Authority. Ind. Div. Agricultural-industrial survey of Meigs County, TN. Knoxville, TVA, 1934. var. pp.

TN Valley Authority. Reservoir Property Management Dept. Summary of community readjustment studies, Meigs County. Knoxville, TVA, 1940. 35 pp.

US Geol. Survey [topographic maps] issued periodically. Quadrangles: Spring City, Ten Mile, Pattie Gap, Evensville, Decatur, Tranquility, Graysville, Big Spring, Goodfield, Soddy Island, Birchwood, Charleston.