Union Carbide Corporation, Hawk's Nest Project Papers, 1873-1966 A&M.1916

Union Carbide Corporation, Hawk's Nest Project Papers, 1873-1966 A&M.1916


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Repository
West Virginia and Regional History Center
Identification
A&M.1916
Title
Union Carbide Corporation, Hawk's Nest Project Papers1873-1966
URL:
https://archives.lib.wvu.edu/ark:/22916/3877
Quantity
7.1 Linear Feet, Summary: 7 ft. 1 in. (17 document cases, 5 in. each)
Creator
Union Carbide Corporation. Hawk's Nest Project
Location
West Virginia and Regional History Center / West Virginia University / 1549 University Avenue / P.O. Box 6069 / Morgantown, WV 26506-6069 / Phone: 304-293-3536 / Fax: 304-293-3981 / URL: https://wvrhc.lib.wvu.edu/
Language
English

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Preferred Citation

A&M 1916, Union Carbide Corporation, Hawk's Nest Project Papers, West Virginia and Regional History Center, West Virginia University Libraries.


Scope and Contents

Correspondence, memoranda, drafts, briefs, exhibits, reports, and newspaper clippings on the Federal Power Commission's licensing of Union Carbide Corporation's Hawk's Nest and Glenn Ferris power dam projects. Subjects include FPC hearings, history of navigability of the Kanawha River, efforts to dam the Kanawha River, the navigability of the New River, and the New-Kanawha Power Company. Correspondents include H.G. Davis, Russell A. Alger, Homer Adams Holt, Robert C. Byrd, and Jennings Randolph.

Subjects and Indexing Terms

  • Alger, Russell A.
  • Byrd, Robert C.
  • Davis, Henry Gassaway, 1823-1916
  • Glenn Ferris (W. Va.)
  • Holt, Homer Adams, 1898-1975
  • Kanawha River (W. Va.)
  • New River (N.C.-W. Va.)
  • New-Kanawha Power Company
  • Randolph, Jennings, 1902-1998
  • Rivers and river valleys.
  • Union Carbide Corporation - Hawk's Nest Project.
  • United States. Federal Power Commission

Significant Places Associated With the Collection

  • Glenn Ferris (W. Va.)
  • Kanawha River (W. Va.)
  • New River (N.C.-W. Va.)

Container List

Archival Resource Key: Correspondence, 1873 November 12-1962 September 29. Box: 1, Mixed Materials
Archival Resource Key: Correspondence, 1962 October 1-1964 February 24. Box: 2, Mixed Materials
Archival Resource Key: Correspondence and miscellaneous materials, 1964 January 28-1965 November 3. Box: 3, Mixed Materials
Archival Resource Key: Exhibits (with index), undated. Box: 4, Mixed Materials
Archival Resource Key: Exhibits, undated. Box: 5, Mixed Materials
Archival Resource Key: Exhibits, undated. Box: 6, Mixed Materials
Archival Resource Key: Exhibits, undated. Box: 7, Mixed Materials
Archival Resource Key: Exhibits, undated. Box: 8, Mixed Materials
Archival Resource Key: Proceedings before the Federal Power Commission: briefs and miscellaneous documents, undated. Box: 9, Mixed Materials
Archival Resource Key: Proceedings before the Federal Power Commission: briefs, etc., undated. Box: 10, Mixed Materials
Archival Resource Key: Proceedings before the Federal Power Commission: briefs, orders, file copies, etc., undated. Box: 11, Mixed Materials
Archival Resource Key: Proceedings before the Federal Power Commission: orders and notices, notes and preliminary drafts for papers, undated. Box: 12, Mixed Materials
Archival Resource Key: Proceedings before the Federal Power Commission: notes and preliminary drafts, hand written notes, clippings, pamphlets, undated. Box: 13, Mixed Materials
Archival Resource Key: Proceedings before the Federal Power Commission: official stenographer's reports (volumes 1-4), undated. Box: 14, Mixed Materials
Archival Resource Key: Proceedings before the Federal Power Commission: official stenographer's reports (volumes 4-7), undated. Box: 15, Mixed Materials
Archival Resource Key: Proceedings before the Federal Power Commission: official stenographer's reports (volumes 8-12), undated. Box: 16, Mixed Materials
Archival Resource Key: Research materials: previous legislation, judicial proceedings, etc., undated. Box: 17, Mixed Materials