Kenneth C. Spaulding Photographs
Scope and Contents
The Kenneth C. Spaulding Photographs depict rural scenes and homes in Rabun Gap, Georgia; Ocoee, Tennessee; and Newfound Gap, which borders Tennessee and North Carolina.
There are nine photographs dated July 16, 1939 which depict scenery in Rabun Gap, Georgia; Newfound Gap, Tennessee/North Carolina; and Ocoee, Tennessee. The remaining photographs, all undated, consist of ten prints and negatives of rural houses; one print and negative of a barn; and one negative of two men standing in front of a vehicle; five prints and six negatives of scenery; and a print and negative of three unidentified children. The undated photographs may be from the Rabun Gap area.
- 1939 and undated
- Spaulding, Kenneth C. (Person)
Conditions Governing Access
The photographs are open for research.
45.00 item(s) (26 Black and White Prints (most 4 1/2" x 3"), 19 Black and White Negatives (4 1/2" x 3"))
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Method of Acquisition
The Kenneth C. Spaulding Photographs were donated to the Archives of Appalachia by Mildred Kozsuch, Spaulding's daughter, in 1986.
Marie Tedesco completed processing and the collection was opened for research in 1992. With funding from the National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH) through the American Rescue Plan Act of 2021, project archivist Nick Shaner digitized the collection in July 2022.
- Negatives (photographic) Subject Source: Art & Architecture Thesaurus
- Newfound Gap (N.C. and Tenn.) Subject Source: Local sources
- Ocoee (Tenn.) Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
- Photographs Subject Source: Art & Architecture Thesaurus
- Rabun County (Ga.) Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
- Rabun Gap (Ga.) Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
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