Photo Record

Object Name Negative
Catalog Number 2007.145.033.c,f
Collection Paul A. Hiener Collection
Description Collection of negatives related to hotels in the Chattanooga area.

c) Negative of the historic Read House, built in 1871 by John T. Read, a doctor in Chattanooga. The Read house was built on the site of the Crutchfield house which burned in 1867 and became a prominent hotel in Chattanooga. The advertisements and automobiles indicate that the photograph was taken in 1914. This was found in an envelope with "d" labeled "#40."
f) Negative of the Read House circa 1880.
Date 1880-1914
Film Size 4.00" x 5.00"
Related Publications c) This image appears on page 39 of "Chattanooga: Yesterday and Today," Volume IV.
Accession number 2007.145