Population Removal Report On
The Almond-Judson Communities

Thousands of families were removed from their homes to accommodate the construction of Fontana Dam. This report describes the devastating effects of these land acquisitions to the Almond and Judson communities from Swain County, North Carolina as both villages would be inundated by flood waters from the Fontana Reservoir. 

Photograph 27519-F is captioned "Scene At Judson."

Subject

Dams--Design and construction

Creator

Records of the Tennessee Valley Authority, Record Group 142

Source

Population Removal Administrative Files, 1934-1954
Kodak Negatives, 1933-1981

Date

October 1, 1944

Rights

National Archives at Atlanta

Format

Textual Document, 6 pages | Still Image

Identifier

National Archives Identifier 656701

Coverage

Swain County (N.C.) | Fontana Dam (N.C.)

Original Format

Paper | Negative 4" x 5"
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