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Appalachian Alliance Records

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: AppMs-524

Scope and Contents

The Appalachian Alliance Records document various concerns and issues of interest to members of the organization, including Appalachian land ownership, coal mining and other mineral development, mining disasters, health, safety, and environmental issues, among other concerns. Also included are general office files documenting the operations and management of the alliance. Material in the collection includes general office files, financial records, correspondence, newsletters, reports, pamphlets, brochures, and miscellaneous printed matter.


  • 1975-1983


Conditions Governing Access

The collection is open for research.


10.00 linear feet


The collection is arranged into two series, as follows: Series 1, Subject Files, 1975-1983 and undated, and Series 2, Publications, 1977-1983.

Method of Acquisition

The Appalachian Alliance Records were donated to the Archives of Appalachia by Jim Sessions and Joseph A. Szakos, New Market, Tenn., on September 21, 1998.

Processing Information

Mary Dykes completed processing the collection in August 2008.


Mary Dykes
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