Dandridge was founded in 1783, making it the second oldest town in Tennessee at the time of it founding.
Construction of Jefferson County Courthouse
Built in 1845 for $6,600, It is one of Tennessee's oldest courthouses that is still in use today. Watch The video below to learn more:
Glenmore Mansion was constructed. Watch the video below to learn more about the history.
Douglas Dam Constructed
Douglas and other TVA dams built during World War II made a historic contribution by providing hydropower to drive the war effort. The reservoir remains an integral unit in the overall water control system in the Tennessee Valley.