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Archives of Appalachia

 Record Group
Identifier: 500

Found in 654 Collections and/or Records:

John A. Jones Almanac and Scrapbook Collection

 Collection — Other Boxes 1-15
Identifier: AppMs-30
Scope and Contents

This collection consists of ninety-three almanacs and thirty-four scrapbooks. The almanacs were published from 1849 to 1929, by a variety of companies and organizations involved in farming, health, literature, medicine, religion, etc. The scrapbooks are items clipped from newspapers, magazines, and books glued in old books. The scrapbooks were given numbers and a completion date by Jones.

Dates: 1849 - 1929

Stacie Jones Collection

 Collection — Other 1 box
Identifier: AppMs-761
Abstract

All or part of the materials described here are unprocessed. Please contact us for information about these materials.

Dates: -

Jonesboro Woman's Christian Temperance Union Minute Book

 Collection — Box A (Small Collections)
Identifier: AppMs-36
Scope and Contents

The Jonesboro Woman's Christian Temperance Union Minute Book consists of a single bound volume that contains the minutes and constitution of the Woman's Christian Temperance Union of Jonesboro. There are also some clippings concerning temperance issues which were found tucked inside the volume.

Dates: 1895-1899

Jonesborough (Tennessee) Board of Mayor and Alderman Minute Book

 Collection — Box 1
Identifier: AppMs-138
Scope and Contents

The Jonesborough (Tennessee) Board of Mayor and Aldermen Minute Book consists of one bound minute book containing (1) a list of forty-nine previously adopted ordinances and bylaws which were ratified and confirmed by the board elected on April 5, 1906, and (2) minutes of meetings of the board of mayor and aldermen from April 16, 1906 through April 11, 1910. A subject index is recorded at the front of the minute book.

Dates: 1906-1910

Joseph Louis and Jane Dulaney Hilbert Papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: AppMs-112
Arrangement

The collection is arranged in five series: Series 1, Personal Papers, 1908-1990s, undated; Series 2, Newspaper Articles and Printed Materials, 1930s-1990, undated; Series 3, Photographs, Negatives, Slides, and Motion Pictures; Series 4, Plaques; and Series 5, Oversized Materials.

Dates: 1908-1990

Joseph Sargent Hall Collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: AppMs-422
Scope and Contents The Joseph Hall Collection focuses primarily on Hall’s research of language and folklore of the people living in the Great Smoky Mountains. The bulk of the papers result from Hall’s fieldwork dating from 1937-1941 and include notebooks; notes on index cards; reel-to-reel tape recorded interviews; transcripts; typed manuscripts derived from the interviews; photographs; and slides. The field recordings and related materials document the Appalachian dialect, including word meaning and usage...
Dates: 1915 - 2000; Majority of material found within 1937 - 1977

Joyce Duncan Papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: 500-AppMs 717
Arrangement

Papers are arranged alphabetically by subject.

Dates: 1959-2005

Judge Samuel C. Williams Notes and Typescript

 Collection — Box A (Small Collections)
Identifier: AppMs-13
Scope and Contents The Judge Samuel C. Williams Notes and Typescript consist primarily photocopies of Williams' manuscript notes of early issues of Benjamin Lundy's The Genius of Universal Emancipation (referred to by Williams as The Genesis of Universal Emancipation) and Embree's History of the Emancipation Society of Tennessee, as well as the typescript of the same. The collection also includes a letter from Williams concerning his notes and two letters to William Flinn Rogers concerning the publication...
Dates: 1946

James Crandle Julian Diary

 Collection — Box J (Small Collections)
Identifier: AppMs-776
Scope and Contents

The diary is a photocopy of a small notebook containing sporadic entries beginning in December 1927 with the notation "We moved in our new house Nov 21st." Topics include singing, deaths, the completion of the high school building, travel, church, and weather. The final entry is about the death and burial of his father-in-law, David Grant Cable, in May 1946.

Dates: 1927-1946

Julius A. Krug Papers

 Collection — Other Box 1
Identifier: AppMs-233
Arrangement

The folders are arranged alphabetically by subject.

Dates: 1944-1952

June M. Rostan Papers

 Collection — Other Boxes 1-4
Identifier: AppMs-436
Arrangement

The collection is arranged into three series. Series 1, Personal Papers, 1975-1982; Series 2, Professional Papers, 1976-1994; Series 3, Audio Cassettes, undated.

Dates: 1975-1994

Junior Order of United American Mechanics. Shell Creek Council, No. 183 (Tenn.) Records

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: AppMs-803
Arrangement

Records are arranged alphabetically by subject.

Dates: 1909-1973

Junius Griffin Scrapbook

 Collection
Identifier: AppMs-231
Scope and Contents The Junius Griffin Papers consist of a scrapbook containing the 13-part series entitled "The Deepening Crisis" that was sent to the nominating committee for the 1962 Pulitzer Prize in Journalism. The scrapbook contains newsclippings of the 13 articles that appeared in numerous nationally syndicated newspapers between July 28 and August 9, 1963. The articles document the politics of prejudice, religious and educational segregation, the economics of integration, world perceptions of slavery,...
Dates: July 28-August 9, 1963

J.W. Hunter and Brother General Store Ledger

 Collection — Box 1
Identifier: AppMs-127
Scope and Contents

The ledger consists of entries that detail purchases made by store customers for the years 1886-1887.

Dates: 1886-1887

Paul J. Kaufman Papers

 Collection — Box B (Small Collections)
Identifier: AppMs-79
Scope and Contents

The papers of Paul J. Kaufman consist of speeches and legal documents that reflect his involvement in environmental issues and development of Southern Appalachia, especially West Virginia.

Dates: 1966-2011; 1966-1976

Alta Elizabeth Pardue Keirn Papers

 Collection — Box 1
Identifier: AppMs-513
Scope and Contents

The bulk of the Alta Elizabeth Pardue Keirn Papers consists of photographs from the early twentieth century, including numerous photographs taken at and near East Tennessee State Normal School where Keirn was a student from 1911-1914. The photographs mainly depict other students and school activities, such as sports and theater. There are also several documents, including a brief biographical sketch of Keirn by an unknown author.

Dates: 1914-1948

Kelly and Green Company Negatives

 Collection — Other Boxes 1-4
Identifier: 500-AppMs 93
Arrangement

The collection is organized into two series: Series 1, 5" x 7" negatives and prints; and Series 2, 4" x 5" negatives and prints. The negatives have been placed before the prints. Nitrate negatives have been placed in Box 3, and damaged cellulose diacetate negatives in Box 4.

Dates: 1905-1940; 1934-1940

Kenneth E. Wilhoit Collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: AppMs-679
Arrangement

Series 1, ET&WNC Transportation Company Records, 1866-1996. Series 1 is divided into three sub-series: Sub-series 1, Board of Directors Meetings, 1963-1977; Sub-series 2, Reference Files, 1866-1996; Sub-series 3, Red Ball Acquisition Records, 1976-1983.

Series 2, Kenneth E. Wilhoit, Personal Papers, 1930-2003. Series 2 is divided into two sub-series: Sub-series 1, Personal Papers; Sub-series 2, Printed Materials.

Series 3, Photographs.

Dates: 1866-2003; Majority of material found within 1930-1978

Kenneth Riddle Collection of Cy Crumley Photographs

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: AppMs-572
Scope and Contents

The collection consists of images scanned from photographs that belonged to former East Tennessee and Western North Carolina Railroad conductor Cy Crumley. There are also printouts from the website "The Cy Crumley Scrapbook” created by Ken Riddle. The images were also used in the book Cy Crumley's Tweetsie: Ninety Years on the Narrow Gauge, compiled by Kenneth Riddle.

Dates: 2000 - 2006

Kenny Fannon Photograph Collection

 Collection
Identifier: AppMs-478
Scope and Contents

The Kenny Fannon Photograph Collection consists of copy prints of photographs of the trains and scenery along the Interstate Railroad and Southern Railway in Southwest Virginia as well as images of people, especially school groups. Thirty of the images were originally photographed with a panoramic camera. According to Fannon, the panoramas were made by a photographer surnamed Jenkins who was active circa 1920 to 1940. The other images appear to be from various sources.

Dates: 1893-1946, undated

Kent Herrin Papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: AppMs-582
Arrangement

The collection is arranged in three series, as follows: Series 1, Subject Files, 1842-1997 and undated; Series 2, Recordings, 1994 and undated; and Series 3, Photographs, 1942-1970 and undated.

Dates: 1842-1997

Kenton Coe accrual

 Unprocessed Material
Identifier: 2021-009
Dates: 1965-2016, undated

Kenton Coe accrual

 Unprocessed Material
Identifier: 2021-022
Dates: 1954-2021, undated

Ketron Family Papers

 Collection
Identifier: AppMs-710
Scope and Contents The collection consists of correspondence, pamphlets, photographs, ephemera, an account book and a journal, all concerning the Ketron family of Sullivan County, Tennessee. The bulk of the papers are related to Joseph Henry Ketron and his nephew Audley Bruce Ketron. These materials offer insight into the personal and political life of family members and include documents pertaining to the Kingsley Seminary, the coeducational school in Bloomingdale, Tennessee which Joseph Ketron led for 25...
Dates: 1839 - 1948

Kidnapper's Foil [Film]

 Collection
Identifier: AppMs-660
Scope and Contents

The collection consists of the movie 'The Kidnapper's Foil,' a film produced by itinerant filmmaker Melton Barker. It was filmed in Elizabethton, Tennessee with a cast of local residents. The film was shown in local movie houses. Run time 12:11.

Dates: 1949

John L. Kiener Papers

 Collection
Identifier: AppMs-290
Scope and Contents The John L. Kiener Papers date from 1931 to 1987. With the exception of the first series, Correspondence (which spans Kiener's career), the series are divided functionally in relation to his personal interests and activities pertaining to his career in law. These series essentially are arranged chronologically; however, the dates overlap to some extent.The majority of the papers were selected by Kiener to provide a look at the complexities of the General Session Courts. It shows...
Dates: 1931-1987

Gediyon Kifle Photographs

 Collection — Box 1
Identifier: AppMs-872
Scope and Contents This collection consists of twenty-six 16x20 black and white prints of photographs taken by Gediyon Kifle while he was a student at East Tennessee State University. Three of the photographs are of congregants of the Greater Love Church of God in Christ Pentecostal Holiness Church in Johnson City, Tennessee. The remaining photographs document interracial couples in Johnson City. The photographs were taken for a documentary photography class project that was funded by a Faculty...
Dates: 1994 - 1995

William and Louie Kinch Photographs and Negatives (unprocessed)

 Collection — Other 19 boxes
Identifier: AppMs-257
Abstract

All or part of the materials described here are unprocessed. Please contact us for information about these materials.

Dates: -

Polina King Photographs

 Collection — Other 1 folder in Box A
Identifier: AppMs-520
Abstract

All or part of the materials described here are unprocessed. Please contact us for information about these materials.

Dates: 1997

Kingsport Press Strike Collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: AppMs-152
Scope and Contents The Kingsport Press Strike Collection contains correspondence, reports, pamphlets, photocopies of articles taken from commercial publications, newspaper clippings, speeches, cassette audiotapes, memorabilia, and broadsides documenting the events surrounding the strike between Kingsport Press and its unions between 1961 and 1967. The correspondence and speeches describe events leading up to the strike, chronicles union activities during the strike, and identifies the problems surrounding the...
Dates: 1961-1982