Tennessee Valley Authority
The Tennessee Valley Authority (TVA) is a federally owned corporation in the
United States created by congressional charter on May 18, 1933 to provide ...
TVA home page provides access to information on electric power production,
regional economic development, public recreation areas, water and shoreline ...
At TVA, we live our history of service every day. TVA's original 1933 purpose—set
forth in the TVA Act—was to address the Valley's most important issues in ...
Photograph, Tennessee Valley Authority Douglas Dam on the Franch Broad
River, 1942; Franklin D. Roosevelt Library Public Domain Photographs, 1882-
President Franklin D. Roosevelt signs the TVA Act on May 18, 1933. The
president is surrounded by various members of Congress from Tennessee,
The role of Tennessee Valley Authority (TVA) in the history of the United States of
One of the most famous and successful projects begun by the federal
government during the Great Depression was the Tennessee Valley Authority, or
The Tennessee Valley Authority: Electricity for All. TVA was one of the most
ambitious projects of the New Deal in its overall conception. Its comprehensive ...