KC Manuscript Collection 40
The Sam Greene collection consists of one photograph taken on 21 April 1950. The image shows Greene driving a Caterpillar Diesel D4 equipped with No. 4A Bulldozer and a No. 40 Scraper. Greene was in the process of making a sanitary landfill and was coving garbage with one foot of dirt in Kingsport, Tennessee. The landfill was located in the area of what later became the Mead parking lot. The image was taken by Jim Dugan on behalf of Caterpillar Tractor Co.
There are no restrictions on use of this collection for research purposes. The researcher assumes full responsibility for observing all copyright, property, and libel laws as they apply.
This collection should be cited as: Sam Greene Photograph, April 21, 1950. KC Manuscript Collection 40, Archives of the City ofKingsport,Tennessee.
Sam Greene’s daughter Shirley Russell donated this collection in September 2005.
Jeff A. Jenson processed the collection in January 2006.
Refuse and refuse disposal