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 Papers 1873-1966
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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[Description and date of item], [Box/folder number], Union Carbide Corporation, Hawk's Nest Project Papers, A&M 1916, West Virginia and Regional History Center, West Virginia University Libraries, Morgantown, West Virginia.


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

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