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Gregg, Margaret, 1940-

 Person

Biography

Margaret Gregg, artist and social activist, originally from Chicago, Ill., graduated from the College of Mt. Joseph in Cincinnati, Ohio with a bachelor's degree, received a master's degree from the Cambridge-Goddard Graduate School for Social Change, and a masters of fine arts degree from East Tennessee State University. She has worked as a studio artist, a faculty member at the Lithuanian Institute of Art and East Tennessee State University, a graphic artist for NCI Appalachia Leadership Initiative, research coordinator for the James Agee Film Project, and as an executive director for Broadside Television, Inc. Beginning in the 1960s, she became noted for creating poster art for social movements in the Appalachian region.

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Margaret Gregg Papers

 Collection
Identifier: AppMs-749
Scope and Contents 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,...
Dates: 1934-1998

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  • Subject: Environmental protection--Appalachian Region X