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Cecil Rose Collection

 Collection — other: Box 1
Identifier: 500-AppMs 329

Scope and Contents

The Cecil Rose collection includes writings by Rose, clippings from magazines and newspapers, and photographs primarily on Southwest Virginia and West Virginia history. Among the subjects covered in the collection are local feuds, mining, and lawmen and outlaws. The five black and white 5" x 7" photographs are copies which have been placed in the appropriate subject file.


  • 1927-1988
  • 1927, 1947, 1984-1988


Conditions Governing Access

The collection is open for research.


0.40 linear feet

1.00 Boxes


The collection is organized into one series, Subject Files 1927, 1947, 1984-1988 and undated, and arranged alphabetically by subject, or by title of article.

Method of Acquisition

The Cecil Rose Collection was donated to the Archives of Appalachia on November 8, 1988 by Cecil Rose.

Processing Information

Scott Schwartz and Marie Tedesco completed processing, and the collection was opened to researchers in December 1992.
Scott Schwartz and Marie Tedesco
Language of description

Repository Details

Part of the Archives of Appalachia Repository

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