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Gordon Ebersole Personal Papers

 Collection — other: Boxes 1-9
Identifier: 500-AppMs 427

Scope and Contents

The Gordon Ebersole Personal Papers documents Ebersole’s interest in international, national, and Appalachian news events, issues, and personalities primarily covering the period of the 1970s and 1980s. Among the issues documented are the Equal Rights Amendment, the Watergate political crisis, national and regional politics, international affairs, aging, natural resources, sports, and obituaries of famous people. The collection includes notebooks of newspaper clippings, post cards, correspondence, and miscellaneous articles and published material.


  • 1961-1993


Conditions Governing Access

The collection is open for research.


4.50 linear feet

9 boxes other_unmapped

9.00 Boxes


The collection is arranged in alphabetical order by subject heading.

Method of Acquisition

The Gordon Ebersole Personal Papers were donated to the Archives of Appalachia by Gordon Ebersole, Bowie, Maryland, on June 14, 1993.

Related Materials

Archives of Appalachia Accession 74: Congress for Appalachian Development/Gordon Ebersole Collection

Processing Information

Processing of the collection was completed by Jessica Ball in March 2008.
Jessica Ball
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