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Margaret Gregg Papers

 Collection
Identifier: AppMs-749
The collection documents Gregg's varied artistic and social interests and activities, including work with the James Agee Film Project documentary film on the Tennessee Valley Authority, Appalachian Women's Cultural Education Committee, the Center for Appalachian Studies and Services projects at ETSU, and environmental issues of East Tennessee, among others. Material in the collection includes clippings, notes, financial records, journals, transcripts, correspondence, photographs, slides, audio, video, and film recordings, as well as posters designed by Gregg for several different events including festivals, community meetings, and environmental issues. Collection material spans the years 1934-1998.

Dates

  • 1934-1998

Creator

Conditions Governing Access

This collection is open for research.

Extent

13.00 linear feet (14 boxes, 1 oversized folder, 21 audiocassette tapes, 12 reel-to-reel tapes, 34 super 8 films, 5 16mm films, and 1 floppy disk)

Arrangement

The collection is arranged into three series, as follows: Series I, Subject Files, 1934-1998 and undated, Boxes 1-6 and oversized folder 1; Series II, Photographic Materials, 1965-1994 and undated, Boxes 7-10; and Series III, Recordings, 1969-1994 and undated.

Method of Acquisition

Margaret Gregg, Abingdon, Va., made the initial donation of her papers to the Archives of Appalachia on May 7, 2007. Additional material was donated by her on August 13 and September 15, 2007.

Processing Information

Tena Toews and Ned Irwin processed the collection, which was opened for research in December 2011.
Author
Tena Toews and Ned Irwin

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