Archive Record

Object Name Newspaper
Catalog Number 2011.029.002
Description Section of the Chattanooga Free Press newspaper, September 21, 1938. Part of the National Chickamauga Celebration Edition.
Features a full double page advertisement for Peerless Woolen Mills and it's contribution to the Chattanooga economy and specifically the employment of 1500. The ad makes parallels between the company and the Civil War for this 75th anniversary of the Battle of Chickamauga Free Press edition.
Also contains a 20" x 10" advertisement for Combustion Engineering Company on 1032 West Main Street. The ad highlights their newly installed 70 ft long plate bending press.
The articles in this portion of the paper are the beginnings of the Thomas Hooke McCallie memoirs from the Civil War.
Date 1938
Dates of Creation September 21, 1938
Extent of Description 23.50" x 17.00"; pages 153-160
Accession number 2011.029