A Guide to the Crown Cotton Mills [Dalton, Georgia] Oral History Tapes, 1984-1985 Crown Cotton Mills [Dalton, Georgia] Oral History Tapes Ms1988-023

A Guide to the Crown Cotton Mills [Dalton, Georgia] Oral History Tapes, 1984-1985

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Collection Number Ms1988-023


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Repository
Special Collections, Virginia Tech, Blacksburg, Va.
Collection Number
Ms1988-023
Title
Crown Cotton Mills [Dalton, Georgia] Oral History Tapes, 1984-1985
Physical Characteristics
1.0 cu. ft. 1 box
Language
English

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Scope and Content

Oral history tapes of employees at the Crown Cotton Mills in Dalton, a textile town in the Appalachian Valley of northwest Georgia. Most of mill hands interviewed worked for Crown from the 1920s-1960s. All interviews conducted by J. Douglas Flamming, formerly a history professor at Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, in 1984-85. Unprocessed.


Subjects and Indexing Terms

  • Local/Regional History and Appalachian South
  • Oral histories (document genres)