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Rocky Mount Historical Association Collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: AppMs-578
The Rocky Mount Historical Association Collection contains newspaper clippings, cartoons, publications, magazines, correspondence, and documents that pertain to World War II. The collection also includes photographs and documents of the Jack Snider Country Store exhibit at Rocky Mount.

The collection spans from 1938 to 1965 but predominantly from 1944 to 1945.

Dates

  • 1938-1965 and undated
  • Majority of material found within 1944 - 1945

Creator

Conditions Governing Access

The collection is open for research.

Extent

2.25 linear feet

Arrangement

The collection is divided into two series, as follows, Series 1 Subject Files, 1938-1965 and undated, and Series 2, Photographs, 1965 and undated.

Custodial History

The collection was originally donated to the Reece Museum by Rocky Mount Historical Association on November 17, 1998. The association donated the material when it was deemed not to fit the Rocky Mount collection focus.

Method of Acquisition

The Rocky Mount Historical Association Collection was transferred to the Archives of Appalachia from the Reece Museum on February 7, 2001.

Processing Information

This collection was processed by Brianne Johnson and opened for research in January 2007.
Author
Brianne Johnson
Language of description
eng

Repository Details

Part of the Archives of Appalachia Repository

Contact:
PO Box 70295
344 J.L. Seehorn Jr. Rd.
Johnson City TN 37614 USA
423-439-4338