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Tennessee Congress of Parents and Teachers Collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: AppMs-0052

Scope and Contents

The papers of the Tennessee Congress of Parents and Teachers reflect activities of its State Conventions, Executive Committee and Board of Managers, as well as its day-to-day financial activities.


  • 1926-1946


Conditions Governing Access

The collection is open for research.


6.70 linear feet (4 document boxes, 4 flat boxes)

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The collection is arranged in seven Series: Series 1, Correspondence; Series 2, Minutes; Series 3, Reports; Series 4, Financial Records; Series 5, Charters; Series 6, Printed Materials; and Series 7, Scrapbooks.

Method of Acquisition

The papers of the Tennessee Congress of Parents and Teachers were given to Sherrod Library, East Tennessee State University, and transferred to the Archives of Appalachia on March 2, 1979.

Separated Materials

One photograph of the First District Parents and Teachers Association has been removed from the collection and stored in the map cabinets by accession number.

Processing Information

David Goodin completed processing, and the collection was opened for research on September 26, 1980.

David Goodin
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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