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Perry County in General
Biographical directory, TN General Assembly, 1796-1969 (Perry County, Preliminary # 2). Nashville, TSLA, 1968. 42 pp.
Goodspeed's History of TN (Perry County, pp. 777-788, 889-909). Goodspeed, 1886.
Harder, Kelsie B. "Beliefs & customs in Perry County, TN." TN Folklore Soc. Bull. 21 (1955), pp. 9-10.
Harder, Kelsie B. "Hay-making terms in Perry County." TN Folklore Soc. Bull. 33 (1967), pp. 41-48.
Harder, Kelsie B. "Jingle lore of pigtails, pals & puppy love." TN Folklore Soc. Bull. 22 (1956), pp. 1-9.
Harder, Kelsie B. "Just an April fool." TN Folklore Soc. Bull. 27 (1961), pp. 5- 7.
Harder, Kelsie B. "Musselling terms from TN." Am Speech 30 (1955), pp. 74- 77.
Harder, Kelsie B. "Pert nigh almost: folk measurement." TN Folklore Soc. Bull. 23 (1957), pp. 6-12.
Harder, Kelsie B. "The vocabulary of hog killing." TN Folklore Soc. Bull. 25 (1959), pp. 111-115.
Harder, Kelsie B. "A vocabulary of wagon parts." TN Folklore Soc. Bull. 28 (1962), pp. 12-20.
Harder, Kelsie B. "Weather expressions & beliefs in Perry County, TN." TN Folklore Soc. Bull. 23 (1957), pp. 83-86.
History & families 1820-1995, Perry County, TN. Paducah, KY, Turner Pub. Co., 1994. 320 pp.
Holder, Lois D. A descriptive survey of beliefs regarding education currently held by certain natives of Perry County, TN. Wayne State U. thesis, 1974. 291 pp.
Joel B. Spaulding & Co. The recreational potential of Perry County, TN. Nashville, n.p., 1969. var. pp.
Lawhon, William T. Ecology of Alexander Cave, Perry County, TN. MSU thesis, 1969. 33 pp.
Perry County, 1980-1987: an economic analysis. Nashville, TN Dept. Emp. Sec., 1988. 12 pp.
Perry County, TN: water use survey, TN-Tombigbee corridor study. Memphis, MSU Civil Engineering Dept., 1981. 16 pp.
Peterson, Drexel A. The Spring Creek site, Perry County, TN.: report of the 1972-1973 excavations. Memphis, MSU Anthropological Research Ctr., 1973. 46 pp.
Seeber, R. Clifford. A manual of public service agencies in Perry [& other] counties. Murray, KY, TVA, 1942. 118 pp.
Soil survey, Perry County, TN. Washington, D.C., US PO, 1942, 1953.
Tenn. Dept. of Employment Security. Economic base report for Perry County, TN, December 1962. TN Dept. Emp. Sec., affiliated with Bureau of Emp. Sec. of US Dept. Labor. Nashville, 1963. 86 pp.
TN Dept. Transportation [county maps] issued periodically.
TN Valley Authority. Ind. Div. Agricultural-industrial survey of Perry County, TN. Knoxville, TVA, 1935. var. pp.
TN Valley Authority. Land Acquisition Dept. Background appraisal study, Kentucky Reservoir area. Knoxville, TVA, 1939. (vol. 11, Perry County.)
US Geol. Survey [topographic maps] issued periodically. Quadrangles: Sugar Tree, Daniels Landing, Lobelville, Coble, Jeannette, Pine View, Chestnut Grove, Pleasantville, Perryville, Pope, Linden, Graves Spring, Bath Springs, Clifton, Leatherwood, Topsy.
US Soil Conservation Service. An appraisal of potentials for outdoor recreational development in Perry County, TN [& other counties] July 1968-. Fort Worth, TX, n.p., 1968. var. pp.