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In the public mind, the work most often associated with Appalachia is farming and the extraction of natural resources, specifically coal and timber. Other types of work have been important to the region's economy. The collections of the Archives of Appalachia include information about manufacturing, flour mills, general stores, and a variety of family businesses found on Appalachia’s Main Streets. The following playlist represents only a sampling of the materials relating to commerce and industry found in the Archives of Appalachia.

Commerce and Industry - Historic Recordings East Tennessee State University

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In the public mind, the work most often associated with Appalachia is farming and the extraction of natural resources, specifically coal and timber. Other types of work have been important to the region's economy. The collections of the Archives of Appalachia include information about manufacturing, flour mills, general stores, and a variety of family businesses found on Appalachia’s Main Streets. The following playlist represents only a sampling of the materials relating to commerce and industry found in the Archives of Appalachia.

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