Bibliography of Tennessee Local History Sources > Unicoi County

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Alderman, Pat. In the shadow of Big Bald, about the Appalachians & their people. Mars Hill, NC, Bald Mountain Dev. Corp., 1972. 80 pp.

Alderman, Pat. The wonders of the Unakas in Unicoi County. Erwin, Erwin Business & Professional Woman's Club, 1964. 44 pp.

Barnes, Florence. An educational history of Unicoi County, TN. George Peabody College thesis, 1935. pp.

Biographical directory, TN General Assembly, 1796-1969 (Unicoi County, preliminary # 11). Nashville, TSLA, 1970. 61pp.

Churches & institutions of Unicoi County, TN. Milligan College, the college, 1994. 87 pp. (Restoration Movement term papers by Milligan College students enrolled in "Reformation of the nineteenth century," taught by Dr. Henry E. Webb)

Clayton, Austin B. Investigation of the TN Zinc Co. property, Bumpass Cove, Unicoi County, TN. N.p., US Dept. Interior, 1949. 14 pp.

Coleman, Richard D. The distribution & relative abundance of some immature aquatic insects in Red Fork Creek, Unicoi County, TN. ETSU thesis, 1967. 36 pp.

Collins, Bobbie L. "Decoration day at Higgins Chapel cemetery in Unicoi County, TN: a time to remember & to celebrate life." TN Folklore Soc. Bull. 54 (1988), pp. 82-90.

DePriest, Paula T. The macrolichen flora of Unaka Mountain, Unicoi County, TN - Yancy County, NC.UT thesis, 1983. 321 pp.

Earl, Matthew W. Cemeteries as a cultural trait in Unicoi County, TN. ETSU thesis, 1995. 115 pp.

Flood insurance study: Unicoi County, TN: unincorporated areas. Washington, D.C., FEMA, 1984. 27 pp.

Goodspeed's history of east TN (Unicoi County, pp. 904-906, 1287-1289). Goodspeed, 1887.

Health profile: Unicoi County, TN. Johnson City, ARCHA Health Systems Agency, Inc., 1981. 22 pp.

Helton, William W. Around home in Unicoi County. Johnson City, Overmountain Press, 1986. 624 pp. (revised & reprinted, 1987, 626 pp.)

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

Lefler, James C. Growth & stand development of eastern white pine (Pinus Strobus L.) on grass balds of Unaka Mountain in Unicoi County, TN. ETSU thesis, 1978. 45 pp.

Masters, Roxie A. The valley of the long hunters. Parsons, WV, McClain Print. Co., 1969. 246 pp.

Mayfield, George R. Avian populations of the high altitude red spruce forest & associated northern hardwoods Unaka Mountain, Unicoi County, TN. ETSU thesis, 1995. 67 pp.

Miller, Tracy R. An investigation of the regional English of Unicoi County, TN. UT dissertation, 1973. 176 pp.

Payne, John H. A vegetational analysis of the Rattlesnake Ridge area of Unaka Mountain, Unicoi County, TN. ETSU thesis, 1966. 49 pp.

Pratt, Andree W. Unicoi County court: 1876-1918. ETSU thesis, 1960. 100 pp.

Price, Albert L. A survey of the vegetation of Unicoi County, TN. Duke U. thesis, 1938. 62 pp.

Rodgers, John. Geology & mineral deposits of Bumpass Cove, Unicoi & Washington counties, TN. Nashville, TN Div. Geol., 1948. 82 pp. (its Bulletin # 54)

Rowe, Richard K. A study of eutrophication in Fishery Branch in Unicoi County, TN. ETSU thesis, 1972. 59 pp.

Shekarchi, Ebraham. The geology of the Flag Pond quadrangle, TN - NC. UT thesis, 1959. 140 pp.

Sinclair, William J. The effects of water conservation practices on individual sewage disposal systems in Unicoi County, TN. ETSU thesis, 1980. 69 pp.

Soil survey, Unicoi County, TN. Washington, D.C., US GPO, 1985. 99 pp.

TN Dept. Education. Unicoi County schools survey report. Nashville, the department, 1964. 1 vol.

TN Dept. Transportation [county maps] issued periodically.

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

Thrasher, James A. An educational survey of Unicoi County, TN. UT thesis, 1932. 99 pp.

Unicoi County Hist. Soc. Hidden heroines of northeast TN. Erwin, Unicoi County Hist. Soc., n.d.

Unicoi County, TN & its people, 1875-1995. Waynesville, NC, Walsworth Pub., 1995. 233 pp.

US Geol. Survey [topographic maps] issued periodically. Quadrangles: Johnson City, Telford, Erwin, Unicoi, Iron Mtn. Gap, Flag Pond, Chestoa, Huntdale, Sams Gap, Bald Creek.

Veasey, Milton. Recovery of vegetation & soil following the 1925 fire on Unaka Mountain, Unicoi County, TN. ETSU thesis, 1986. 35 pp.

Elephant Hanging

Burton, Thomas G. "The hanging of Mary, a circus elephant." TN Folklore Soc. Bull. 37 (1971), pp. 1-8.

Ewing, James. "You mean they hanged an elephant?" TN Conservationist 36 (June 1970), p. 6.

Ewing, James. "Mystery solved: why they hanged the elephant." TN Conservationist 36 (Oct. 1970), p. 10.

Price, Charles E. The day they hung the elephant. Illustrations by Randy Hodge. Johnson City, Overmountain Press, 1992. 44 pp.



Flood insurance study: city of Erwin, TN, Unicoi County. Washington, D.C., FEMA, 1984. 17 pp.

Miller, Carolyn D. A walk together: the story of Calvary Baptist Church, Erwin, TN. Erwin, the church, 1974. 39 pp.

Padgett, Hilda B. The Erwin nine. Johnson City, Overmountain Press, 1993. 136 pp.

Swingle, Viola R. Erwin. Johnson City, Overmountain Press, 1976. 59 pp. (reprinted 1986)

TN Valley Authority. Div. Water Control Plan. Floods on Nolichucky River & North & South Indian Creeks in vicinity of Erwin, TN. Knoxville, TVA, 1967. 70 pp.

Unicoi County, Erwin, TN, celebrates the birth of a nation. Souvenir ed. Erwin, n.p., 1976. 48 pp.


Greasy Cove

Alderman, Pat. Greasy Cove in Unicoi County: authentic folklore. Centennial ed. Johnson City, Overmountain Press, 1975. 48 pp.

Brown, Rosalie B. "Andrew Jackson & the Greasy Cove race track." THM (ser. 2) 2 (1931-1932), pp. 62-66.