• Map of E. Bayer's land in Polk Co., Tennessee

    This 1840s era hand-drawn map shows iron ore deposits south of the Ocoee River and west of Silco Creek and other ores and mineral deposits east of Silco Creek. The mineral deposits are color coded wit…

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    Report on Tennessee's natural resources, focusing on East Tennessee. The author argues cheap power is needed and that Tennessee has great wealth in minerals

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