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Gordon Aronhime Collection

 Collection — other: Box 1
Identifier: AppMs-488

Scope and Contents

The Gordon Aronhime Collection consists of copies of articles written by Aronhime on the history of southwest Virginia and East Tennessee; correspondence from Aronhime to Hal Smith; printed abstracts of deeds recorded in Sullivan County, Tennessee; and a brief history of the Holston-Clinch region during the 18th century.


  • 1837-1981


Conditions Governing Access

The collection is open for research at the Archives of Appalachia.


0.50 linear feet

Language of Materials



Material is organized as a single series and is arranged first alphabetically by subject or material type and then chronologically with undated material following dated material.

Source of Acquisition

Hal Smith

Method of Acquisition

The Gordon Aronhime Collection was donated to the Archives of Appalachia by Hal Smith, Johnson City, Tennessee on May 21, 1996.

Processing Information

Ned Irwin completed processing the collection, and it was opened to researchers in March 1997.
Ned Irwin
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Repository Details

Part of the Archives of Appalachia Repository

PO Box 70295
344 J.L. Seehorn Jr. Rd.
Johnson City TN 37614 USA