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Federal Dyestuff and Chemical Corporation Photographs, c. 1917

KC Manuscript Collection 181

ABSTRACT:
The Federal Dyestuff and Chemical Corporation Photographs consists of two images showing the plant in Kingsport, Tennessee.  The corporation was incorporated on 4 October 1915.  In 1918, the company was sold and renamed Union Dye and Chemical Corporation.  The business did not fare well following World War I and went bankrupt in 1921.  The plant was located near the current intersection of Lincoln   Street and North Wilcox Drive.

RESTRICTIONS:
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COLLECTION CITATION:
This collection should be cited as:
Federal Dyestuff and Chemical Corporation Photographs, c.1917.  KC Manuscript Collection 181, Archives of the City of Kingsport, Tennessee.

ACQUISITION:
Betty Shearer donated this collection.

PROCESSED BY:
Brian Wilson processed the collection in 2004. Jeff A. Jenson developed the finding aid in December 2006. Brianne Johnson revised the finding aid in May 2008.

SUBJECT HEADINGS:
Federal Dyestuff and Chemical Corporation (Kingsport, Tenn.)

Kingsport (Tenn.)–Industries.

Photograph collections–Tennessee–Kingsport

Union Dye and Chemical Corporation (Kingsport, Tenn.).