“Past History” in Three States Newspaper

Pine Mountain Settlement School
Series 27: Scrapbooks, Albums, Gathered Notes

LOCAL HISTORY SCRAPBOOK

The Three States newspaper describes a re-publishing effort to make available old issues of the newspaper for readers.  The first paper was published on May 22, 1889.  The date of the re-publishing is only 30 years later in 1922.

Past History”  1922  [Page 21]

Three States newspaper ; pioneers ; old newspapers ; Cumberland Gap ; E.C. Colgan ; A.C. Snyder ; advertisements ; Marshall and Dixon livery stable ; lumber ; coal ; coke ; brick ; lime ; R.W Knott of Louisville Courier Journal ; M.H. Smith, Vice-President of L & N Railroad ; Governor Bucknor of Kentucky ; SALUTATORY ; industrial progress ; Cumberland Gap ; industrial progress ; natural resources ; Middlesboro ; Cumberland Gap railway tunnel ; Louisville & Nashville Railroad ; Yellow Creek valley ;  minerals ; Dillwyn Springs, Tennessee ; hotels ; capitalists ; traders ; artisans ; macadamized streets ; railway ; industrial spirit

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