Guide to the G.T. Linn, Photograph Album of Lookout Mountain, Tennessee, circa 1910

Summary Information

Title: G.T. Linn, Photograph Album of Lookout Mountain, Tennessee, circa 1910
Collection: AC.1057
Extent: 0.01 linear feet (1 envelope)
Abstract:

This collection consists of one photograph album with ten pictures of Lookout Mountain and from Lookout Mountain in Tennessee. It is in good condition with one loose photograph.

Creator: Linn, T. G.

Biographical/Historical Note

Lookout Mountain is located in Tennessee. At the base of the mountain is the Town of Lookout Mountain. The mountain reaches from Alabama to Tennessee. It was the scene of the “Last Battle of the Cherokees” as well as the Battle of Lookout Mountain during the American Civil War.

Scope and Contents

This is a professionally printed photo album by G.T.Linn (with contents page) of nine photos of Lookout Mountain, Tennessee and one loose photo of General Grant and his staff at Lookout Mountain in 1863.

The first picture is of the mountain and the town below. The second is the view from the top of the mountain. The third is a pile of rocks at the top of the mountain. The fourth is the fog rolling across the valley. The fifth picture is of two cannons at the top of the mountain. The sixth is the view from the top of the mountain. The seventh is the trolley to the top to the mountain. The eighth is from half way up the mountain of the top of the mountain. The ninth is a picture of a statue with New York written on it. The tenth is not attached to the book; it is of six men sitting on the top of the hill.

Arrangement

This is a one item collection of a photograph album of ten photos.

Administrative Information

Access Restrictions

This collection is open for use in the Dougherty Reading Room. An appointment for research is recommended. The Dougherty Reading Room is located on the 4th floor of Belk Library in Special Collections.

Acquisitions Information

This photograph of ten photos was purchased in 2014 from L&T Respess. Accession number is AC.2014.054.

Processing Information

Processed by Anita Elliott in 2015, with assistance of Claire Stamper.

Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], AC.1057: G.T. Linn, Photograph Album of Lookout Mountain, Tennessee, circa 1910, W.L. Eury Appalachian Collection, Appalachian State University, Boone, North Carolina USA.